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Man charged with impeding marathon bombing probe

Man charged with impeding marathon bombing probe

May 30th, 2014 11:10 am by Associated Press

A Massachusetts man who knew the brothers suspected of carrying out the Boston Marathon bombings was charged Friday with obstructing the investigation into the deadly bombings.

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SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.30.14

SULLIVAN COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.30.14 - VIDEO

May 30th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Sullivan County Animal Shelter, Blountville, TN. This week we meet: Roxy, Cowgirl, Abbot, Costello, Bentley, and Bluff.

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Man charged with assault in Kingsport hit-and-run

Man charged with assault in Kingsport hit-and-run

May 30th, 2014 9:59 am by Rain Smith

A man who allegedly triggered a Kingsport crash with an illegal U-turn — leaving a juvenile victim with injuries — has been arrested after dumping his vehicle and stripping the tags, but failing to remove personal information from inside the cab.

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Girl power: KTG stages acerbic comedy of manners 'The Women'

Girl power: KTG stages acerbic comedy of manners 'The Women'

May 30th, 2014 7:55 am by Jessica Fischer

Helming a production of Clare Booth Luce's comedy of manners, with its cast of 21 actresses playing 41 characters in 17 scenes, isn't for the faint of heart.

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Tenn. fugitive arrested in Reno SWAT team standoff

Tenn. fugitive arrested in Reno SWAT team standoff

May 30th, 2014 7:33 am by Associated Press

Police say the man made threats and indicated he was armed so they closed off a block around the hotel in the main casino district while a SWAT team initiated negotiations.

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Two boys share spelling bee title after long duel

Two boys share spelling bee title after long duel

May 30th, 2014 1:14 am by BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press

Sriram Hathwar of Painted Post, N.Y., and Ansun Sujoe of Fort Worth, Texas, ended up as co-champions of the National Spelling Bee, just the fourth time in the event's 89 years it ended in a tie.

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Battle edges Gate City in Conference 40 softball championship

Battle edges Gate City in Conference 40 softball championship

May 30th, 2014 12:40 am by Dave Ongie

Gate City gave up four runs to John Battle in the first inning en route to a 4-2 loss in the championship game of the Clinch Mountain Conference 40 softball tournament on Thursday.

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Police apprehend 4 juveniles in elementary school burglaries

Police apprehend 4 juveniles in elementary school burglaries

May 29th, 2014 11:28 pm by Wes Bunch

Four male juveniles were apprehended Thursday by Kingsport police for allegedly stealing Popsicles and candy during burglaries carried out at George Washington Elementary on back-to-back days this week.

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Ex-Coeburn town manager must serve 8 months, pay $25K for embezzlement

Ex-Coeburn town manager must serve 8 months, pay $25K for embezzlement

May 29th, 2014 10:42 pm by Stephen Igo

Former Coeburn Town Manager Loretta Mays was sentenced Thursday to serve eight months of a 15-year prison sentence as well as pay restitution of nearly $25,000 for embezzling funds from a town recreational facility.

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Police: Medical condition cause of death in Nickelsville tractor wreck

Police: Medical condition cause of death in Nickelsville tractor wreck

May 29th, 2014 10:09 pm by Wes Bunch

Natural causes were to blame for the death of a former Scott County Board of Supervisors member who was involved in a tractor wreck Monday near Nickelsville, authorities said.

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