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Teen who stowed away aboard jetliner desperate to see mother

Teen who stowed away aboard jetliner desperate to see mother

April 27th, 2014 3:50 pm by MARTHA MENDOZA and OSKAR GARCIA, Associated Press

The 15-year-old Somali boy had been arguing at home, and in the kind of impulsive move that teenagers make, he hopped a fence at San Jose International Airport last Sunday and clambered into a wheel well of a Hawaii-bound jetliner.

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Hawkins couple contacted by bogus DEA agent seeking money

Hawkins couple contacted by bogus DEA agent seeking money

April 27th, 2014 2:17 pm by Jeff Bobo

If someone claiming to be an agent from the federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) calls you at home and demands you send money or face arrest, that is a scam which authorities say is being perpetrated from Nigeria.

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Unsung Heroes: Bob McConnell has established 'a living legacy'

Unsung Heroes: Bob McConnell has established 'a living legacy' - VIDEO

April 27th, 2014 2:00 pm by Katina Rose

What started out as a promotion for tourism has developed into a full-time volunteer career for Scott County's Bob McConnell.

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Regional & National
Plains, Deep South brace for possible severe weather

Plains, Deep South brace for possible severe weather

April 27th, 2014 1:40 pm by TIM TALLEY, Associated Press

The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center said the risk of tornadoes will rise throughout the day, centered in an area stretching from Omaha, Neb., south to northern Louisiana.

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Francis presides over historic day of four popes

Francis presides over historic day of four popes

April 27th, 2014 1:18 pm by DANIELA PETROFF and NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

Two 20th century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday when Pope Francis — joined by his predecessor, Benedict XVI — honored John XXIII and John Paul II.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Paramount to host Louise Mandrell

Paramount to host Louise Mandrell

April 27th, 2014 12:00 pm by Entertainment Staff

Mandrell is living proof that when you combine God-given talent with hard work, you get an entertainer who exemplifies the word "multi-talented."

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Krispy Kreme returns, wildfires rage and more stories you may have missed

Krispy Kreme returns, wildfires rage and more stories you may have missed

April 27th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Logano's late move gets him victory at Richmond

Logano's late move gets him victory at Richmond

April 26th, 2014 11:25 pm by HANK KURZ Jr., AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano took advantage of a three-car duel by sneaking below the trio to take the lead Saturday night, outrunning Matt Kenseth, Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski to win at Richmond International Raceway.

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GOP, 'dark money' group target Dem justices on Tennessee Supreme Court

GOP, 'dark money' group target Dem justices on Tennessee Supreme Court

April 26th, 2014 9:57 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee Republicans have captured the executive and legislative branches of state government, and now it appears they are going after the top tier of the judicial branch — the state Supreme Court.

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BMA to make official city manager job offer  to Fleming  on May 6

BMA to make official city manager job offer to Fleming on May 6

April 26th, 2014 9:56 pm by Matthew Lane

The Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen is planning to officially extend the city manager job offer to Jeff Fleming at its next regular meeting on May 6.

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