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House panel sidetracks Haslam's anti-meth proposal, advances Shipley's

House panel sidetracks Haslam's anti-meth proposal, advances Shipley's

March 4th, 2014 10:14 pm by Associated Press

Rep. Tony Shipley said there was "simply no stomach" on the panel for the governor's proposal that would limit the annual amount of medicines containing pseudoephedrine at the equivalent of a 2 -month supply of medicines like Sudafed.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dobyns-Bennett vs. Oak Ridge sectional

March 4th, 2014 9:45 pm by Ned Jilton

Pictures from Tuesday night's TSSAA Class AAA sectional basketball game between Oak Ridge and Dobyns-Bennett at the Buck Van Huss dome in Kingsport.

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McAuliffe calls for Medicaid expansion during Wise County visit

McAuliffe calls for Medicaid expansion during Wise County visit

March 4th, 2014 9:31 pm by Stephen Igo

Va. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Republicans in the House of Delegates were risking a state government shutdown because they won't approve his Medicaid expansion that he said would add 400,000 Virginians to the Medicaid rolls.

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Big 7 teams, South take part in dress rehearsal for upcoming soccer season

Big 7 teams, South take part in dress rehearsal for upcoming soccer season

March 4th, 2014 8:52 pm by Dave Ongie

It was clear spring had not yet sprung Tuesday evening at Kermit Tipton Stadium. But with high school soccer season looming, the Big 7 Conference boys teams, along with Sullivan South, sprang into action in the league's annual jamboree.

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Crime Local News
Update: Johnson City policeman's son charged with attempted murder

Update: Johnson City policeman's son charged with attempted murder

March 4th, 2014 6:57 pm by NET News Service

A shooting in a Johnson City apartment complex that left a man with a gunshot wound in his abdomen and a Johnson City policeman's son charged with attempted murder began with an alleged home invasion and robbery, according to a police report.

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German home-school family won't be deported

German home-school family won't be deported

March 4th, 2014 6:36 pm by Associated Press

An attorney for a German couple who lost their bid for U.S. asylum in order to home-school their seven children says deportation proceedings against the family have been deferred indefinitely.

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Business & Technology
Hip-hop venture capitalist raps in management book

Hip-hop venture capitalist raps in management book

March 4th, 2014 6:07 pm by Associated Press

Ben Horowitz wants it known that starting a company isn't for the fainthearted. He accentuates the point with a book title that could also work as a hip-hop album: "The Hard Thing About Hard Things."

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Traffic stop for speeding yields 8 pounds of pot

Traffic stop for speeding yields 8 pounds of pot

March 4th, 2014 2:36 pm by NET News Service

A traffic stop Monday led Washington County deputies to seize more than 8 pounds of marijuana and two bottles of prescription pills, resulting in the arrests of three people.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

Kurt Busch to attempt Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double

March 4th, 2014 1:48 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

It's been 10 years since a driver last attempted running both the Indy 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, a feat so grueling that only one driver has completed all 1,100 miles. Now Kurt Busch wants to give "the double" a try.

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US prepares $1B aid package for troubled Ukraine

US prepares $1B aid package for troubled Ukraine

March 4th, 2014 1:27 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

In a somber show of U.S. support for Ukraine's new leadership, Secretary of State John Kerry walked the streets Tuesday where more than 80 anti-government protesters were killed last month, and promised beseeching crowds that American aid is on the way.

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