Kingsport Times News Sunday, March 29, 2015
Opinion
Some cops are worse than criminals

Some cops are worse than criminals

March 27th, 2015 9:45 am by Letters to the Editor

Yes, in a perfect society, we should respect and obey police officers; but, in actuality, some are worse than the guilty (until proven innocent) lawbreakers and some constantly abuse their authority and shiny badge.

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Catch of the Week Gallery (Week 1)

March 27th, 2015 9:30 am by Staff Report

From the looks of it, the fishin' is getting good. Share your catch of the week with us at outdoors@timesnews.net for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate from Watson's Marine & Tackle.

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UPDATE: Tennessee fires men's basketball coach Tyndall

UPDATE: Tennessee fires men's basketball coach Tyndall

March 27th, 2015 9:01 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee fired men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall after one season, though AD Dave Hart says the university never would have hired him if officials knew the details of his unethical conduct at Southern Miss during his tenure there.

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Granting wishes: Sullivan County funding would require a lot more cents

Granting wishes: Sullivan County funding would require a lot more cents

March 27th, 2015 8:15 am by J. H. Osborne

If the Sullivan County Commission gave everyone - not counting schools - what they want in funding for the upcoming fiscal year, property owners would be looking at a tax increase of between 35 cents and 40 cents.

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News Regional & National
Insure Tennessee plan moves forward

Insure Tennessee plan moves forward

March 27th, 2015 7:30 am by Gary B. Gray, NET News Service

State Sen. Rusty Crowe, R-Johnson City, changed his tune Wednesday and voted for the implementation of Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee program - after voting against the move last month.

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Feds: Guardsman, cousin plotted to attack Illinois military base, fight for ISIS

Feds: Guardsman, cousin plotted to attack Illinois military base, fight for ISIS

March 27th, 2015 6:58 am by By Jason Meisner, Erika Wurst and Geoff Ziezulewicz, Chicago Tribune (TNS)

Cousins Hasan and Jonas Edmonds had been aspiring terrorists for months when they arrived at the Joliet Armory on Tuesday to scout out a brazen attack, federal authorities say.

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Sports
Kentucky, Wisconsin, Notre Dame advance to Elite Eight

Kentucky, Wisconsin, Notre Dame advance to Elite Eight

March 27th, 2015 12:38 am by Staff Report

Trey Lyles scored 14 points, Andrew Harrison added 13 and the unbeaten Wildcats, chasing history and a ninth national title, rolled to a 78-39 victory over the Mountaineers on Thursday night.

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Lost for 26 years, original RHS 'Warrior' discovered and restored

Lost for 26 years, original RHS 'Warrior' discovered and restored - VIDEO

March 26th, 2015 9:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

Sometime during the 1962-63 school year at Rogersville High School a 17-year-old Jim Caswell was allowed to skip one period of class every day for a couple of weeks while he painted the team mascot "Warrior" at center court of the gym.

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Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

Tennessee offensive lineman arrested on felony theft charge

March 26th, 2015 6:50 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - Tennessee offensive tackle Coleman Thomas has been arrested on a felony theft charge and removed from all team activities.

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New York City fire, building collapse injure several people

New York City fire, building collapse injure several people

March 26th, 2015 5:58 pm by Associated Press

An apartment building collapsed in a fiery burst of rubble, and flames spread to two nearby buildings, injuring at least a dozen people and scattering debris across surrounding streets in the heart of Manhattan's trendy East Village.

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