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Pregnant women gain new options under health law

Pregnant women gain new options under health law

May 10th, 2014 3:04 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Under the new health care law, lower-income women who signed up for a private policy in the new insurance exchanges will have access to additional coverage from their state's Medicaid program if they get pregnant.

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Sports
Cardinals pick big Hokies QB Thomas in fourth round

Cardinals pick big Hokies QB Thomas in fourth round

May 10th, 2014 1:49 pm by BOB BAUM, AP Sports Writer

The Arizona Cardinals went for a quarterback in the fourth round of the NFL draft, taking Virginia Tech's big Logan Thomas on Saturday.

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News
Ukraine president decries eastern sovereignty

Ukraine president decries eastern sovereignty

May 10th, 2014 1:43 pm by Associated Press

As two of the most tense regions in eastern Ukraine prepare to vote on declaring sovereignty, the country's acting president is warning them against self-destruction. "This is a step into the abyss for the regions," Oleksandr Turchynov said.

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9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site

9/11 remains returned to World Trade Center site

May 10th, 2014 1:25 pm by MICHAEL CASEY, Associated Press

The unidentified remains of those killed on Sept. 11 returned to the World Trade Center site in a solemn procession on a foggy Saturday morning.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

May 10th, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include men who plead guilty to murder, a Kingsport man indicted on child rape charges, six Wise County residents arrested for cockfighting and a biker who admitted he had a good buzz.

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Photo Gallery: 50-year-old Bluff City mural gets face lift thanks to Sullivan East students

Photo Gallery: 50-year-old Bluff City mural gets face lift thanks to Sullivan East students

May 10th, 2014 10:00 am by Nick Shepherd

A 50-year-old mural in Bluff City recently underwent a face lift with the help of some local high school students, and members of the board of Mayor and Alderman gathered on Friday to show their appreciation.

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UPDATE: University of Richmond officials say two athletic staffers on balloon that burst into flames

UPDATE: University of Richmond officials say two athletic staffers on balloon that burst into flames

May 10th, 2014 4:17 am by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

DOSWELL, Va. — A University of Richmond women's basketball assistant coach and team staff member were the passengers aboard a hot air balloon that drifted into a power line, burst into flames and crashed in Virginia.

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Local News
Master distiller shares love of bourbon at autism benefit

Master distiller shares love of bourbon at autism benefit

May 10th, 2014 12:01 am by J. H. Osborne

Quality bourbon, connoisseurs will tell you, comes with age. And expertise. "You can't just snap your fingers and have bourbon," Harlen Wheatley said Friday, as the Bourbon, Bluegrass and BBQ Festival was about to begin at The Club at Ridgefields.

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Community Education
North, Sevier student councils reap top state awards

North, Sevier student councils reap top state awards

May 9th, 2014 11:57 pm by Rick Wagner

It marked the 11th straight year Sullivan County's North has won the Four-Star Council Award from the Tennessee Association of Student Councils and the first time in nine years Kingsport's Sevier has won.

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Sports Sports Live
Blue Devils defied and denied at John Battle

Blue Devils defied and denied at John Battle

May 9th, 2014 11:44 pm by George Thwaites

Trojans ace Matt Sullivan tossed a two-hit shutout and the Battle lineup proceeded to dismantle Gate City in a 10-0 Conference 40 rout at Battle Field that went only 4 1/2 innings Friday night.

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