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Obama to propose ending NSA's phone call sweep

Obama to propose ending NSA's phone call sweep

March 25th, 2014 2:38 pm by EILEEN SULLIVAN, Associated Press

The Obama administration is expected this week to propose that Congress overhaul the electronic surveillance program to end the government's practice of collecting the phone records of millions of Americans and holding them for five years.

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Intoxicated man wrecks moped during beer run

Intoxicated man wrecks moped during beer run

March 25th, 2014 2:12 pm by Rain Smith

According to police, the man "openly admitted that if he hadn't been drinking that he wouldn't have wrecked his moped."

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Bill to end daylight saving time in Tenn. fails

Bill to end daylight saving time in Tenn. fails

March 25th, 2014 1:30 pm by Staff Report

An effort to exempt Tennessee from daylight saving time has failed by one vote in the state House.

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KPD searches for man, child suspected in auto burglary

KPD searches for man, child suspected in auto burglary

March 25th, 2014 12:11 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for a man and a boy — estimated to be between 8 and 10 years old — who were filmed as they allegedly stole a stereo system from a vehicle on a Kingsport car lot.

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Scrapbook Showcase: A Frosty Morning

March 25th, 2014 9:36 am by Sunday Scrapbook

This week's Scrapbook Showcase features photos submitted by Ned Moore. The photos were taken on Jan. 30, 2014, near Fort Patrick Henry Lake in Kingsport.

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UPDATE: Base shooting suspect didn't have own weapon

UPDATE: Base shooting suspect didn't have own weapon

March 25th, 2014 9:28 am by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

A civilian boarded a Navy destroyer at the world's largest naval base late at night, took a weapon from a sailor who was standing watch and used it to shoot and kill another sailor who was trying to help his embattled colleague, Navy officials said.

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Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson - Getting ready for the hunt

Toy Talks Turkey with Toy Simpson - Getting ready for the hunt - VIDEO

March 25th, 2014 9:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Join Toy Simpson, charter member of the Bays Mountain Longbeards, as he talks turkey to get you excited for the opening of spring turkey season, on March 29. There will be a new video posted on TimesNews.net every day this week!

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Ex-TV Judge Joe Brown arrested in Tennessee

Ex-TV Judge Joe Brown arrested in Tennessee

March 25th, 2014 8:29 am by Associated Press

The star of the television show "Judge Joe Brown" has been arrested and charged with five counts of contempt of court in Tennessee, court officials in Memphis said Monday.

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Jonesville woman killed in single-vehicle crash

Jonesville woman killed in single-vehicle crash

March 24th, 2014 11:53 pm by Wes Bunch

JONESVILLE — A Southwest Virginia woman was killed Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash in Lee County. The wreck reportedly occurred at 4:17 p.m. on Route 621/Cave Springs Road.

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Lady Vols pull away for 67-51 win over St. John's

Lady Vols pull away for 67-51 win over St. John's

March 24th, 2014 11:39 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Cierra Burdick had 21 points and 11 rebounds as Tennessee relied on its smothering defense to pull away from St. John's for a 67-51 victory in the second round of the NCAA tournament Monday night.

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