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At 50, landmark libel case relevant in digital age

At 50, landmark libel case relevant in digital age

March 9th, 2014 1:05 am by JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press

Courtney Love hadn't been born and tweeting was reserved for birds when The New York Times won a landmark libel case at the Supreme Court in 1964, but a troublesome tweet by the singer showed the continued relevancy of the 50-year-old case.

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News
4 passengers' IDs being checked on missing jet

4 passengers' IDs being checked on missing jet

March 9th, 2014 12:54 am by CHRIS BRUMMITT, Associated Press

Malaysia intelligence agencies were investigating how up to four passengers with suspect identities were able to board the missing Boeing 777 jet as planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the plane.

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Community Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of March 2

March 8th, 2014 11:59 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of the photos also appear in print each week in the Sunday Stories section of the newspaper.

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Local News
Missing teen found dead in apartment complex's pond

Missing teen found dead in apartment complex's pond

March 8th, 2014 10:52 pm by NET News Service

The body of a 19-year-old Johnson City man who was reported missing in early February was found Saturday floating in a retention pond behind an apartment complex.

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Regional & National
Rand Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

Rand Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

March 8th, 2014 10:47 pm by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday.

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Entertainment Local News
Local wrestler offered 'dream job' in WWE wardrobe department

Local wrestler offered 'dream job' in WWE wardrobe department

March 8th, 2014 10:25 pm by Matthew Lane

A local wrestler has been offered a "dream job" with World Wrestling Entertainment, going on the road and putting his creative talents to work behind the scenes.

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Local News Education
Experts: Some studies indicate school bus seat belts unneeded

Experts: Some studies indicate school bus seat belts unneeded

March 8th, 2014 10:21 pm by Rick Wagner

In nearly six decades in the school bus business, Kenny Morrell has not become a fan of seat belts on buses. And some heavy-hitting national transportation officials and academic studies agree.

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Community Local News
Group gives 'Four Star Award' to Allandale amphitheater, designer

Group gives 'Four Star Award' to Allandale amphitheater, designer

March 8th, 2014 10:16 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Allandale Mansion's newest feature - the outdoor amphitheater - has been recognized by the Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association with a "Four Star Award" for a new facility.

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Local News
Roe says House won't pass Obama's budget plan

Roe says House won't pass Obama's budget plan

March 8th, 2014 10:08 pm by Hank Hayes

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe indicates President Barack Obama's proposed $3.9 trillion 2015 budget plan won't fly with House Republicans although Roe adds Congress will not go back to passing temporary continuing budget resolutions.

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Sports Sports Live
Gate City girls in like lambs, out like lionesses

Gate City girls in like lambs, out like lionesses

March 8th, 2014 9:22 pm by George Thwaites

Morgan Gose fired up 24 points and Gate City recovered from a shaky first half to post a 78-49 win over East Rockingham in Saturday's VHSL 2A semifinal game at the Prior Center in Wise.

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