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Police add texting to crisis negotiation arsenal

Police add texting to crisis negotiation arsenal

May 11th, 2014 5:32 pm by CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

Police negotiator Andres Wells was doing all he could to keep a suspect from committing suicide after a gas station robbery and 100 mph chase. But the man kept cutting phone calls short.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Patrick surprises at Kansas with career-best run

Patrick surprises at Kansas with career-best run

May 11th, 2014 3:11 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Danica Patrick put on a performance Saturday night at Kansas that recalled her better ones in the Indianapolis 500. Patrick showed that she can be a serious driver who can craft a complete weekend and contend for a top fives.

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Venable ousts Godsey, accident kills mother and injures daughters, young Springsteen fan dances with 'The Boss' and more stories you may have missed

Venable ousts Godsey, accident kills mother and injures daughters, young Springsteen fan dances with 'The Boss' and more stories you may have missed

May 11th, 2014 10:10 am by Staff Report

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

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Sports Sports Live
McCracken, Watkins, Derr, Ailshie, Barnard, D-B relays shine on rainy day at sectionals

McCracken, Watkins, Derr, Ailshie, Barnard, D-B relays shine on rainy day at sectionals

May 11th, 2014 12:18 am by Pat Kenney

Saturday's TSSAA Class AAA Section 1 track and field meet at Science Hill began in the rain and ended in the rain. But in between there were blue skies and outstanding performances.

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Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

Gordon pulls away late for win at Kansas Speedway

May 11th, 2014 12:10 am by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Jeff Gordon grabbed the lead in the final laps at Kansas Speedway on Saturday night and held on for his first victory of the season and 89th overall.

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Tennessee Supreme Court justices vow to defend seats against Ramsey-led attacks

Tennessee Supreme Court justices vow to defend seats against Ramsey-led attacks

May 10th, 2014 9:07 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Three Democratic Tennessee Supreme Court justices seeking to be retained on the August ballot promise they will mount a defense of their seats despite a GOP effort to unseat them.

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Sports
NFL draft: Trio of SEC quarterbacks finally hears names called

NFL draft: Trio of SEC quarterbacks finally hears names called

May 10th, 2014 8:58 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

NEW YORK — It took a few hours on the final day of the NFL draft for A.J. McCarron, Aaron Murray and Zach Mettenberger to finally hear their names called.

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Price & Ramey Insurance celebrates century mark

Price & Ramey Insurance celebrates century mark

May 10th, 2014 8:17 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — A small insurance agency opened up here to serve the people before Kingsport was chartered and when the Ford Model T was coming off the assembly line.

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Nashville officer struck, killed on interstate

Nashville officer struck, killed on interstate

May 10th, 2014 8:12 pm by Associated Press

Nashville Police Officer Michael Petrina, who was directing traffic on the interstate after a vehicle overturned Saturday morning near Brentwood, was killed when he was struck by a motor home on I-65 on Saturday, officials said.

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Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

Kingsport schedules paving projects for this summer

May 10th, 2014 7:56 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — This is going to be the summer of paving for Kingsport. In all, nearly eight miles of roads in the Model City will soon be getting a fresh layer of asphalt.

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