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Missing jet creates legion of armchair sleuths

Missing jet creates legion of armchair sleuths

March 13th, 2014 4:02 pm by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

The world is captivated by the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 and why it has created a legion of armchair sleuths, spouting theories in some cases so strange they belong in science-fiction films.

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Trade group: Americans spent $56 billion on pets

Trade group: Americans spent $56 billion on pets

March 13th, 2014 1:55 pm by SUE MANNING, Associated Press

Millions of pets across America live like little humans these days — and as long as people treat them that way, pet spending should keep climbing after a record 2013.

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Man reports infected toenail as gunshot wound

Man reports infected toenail as gunshot wound

March 13th, 2014 1:37 pm by Rain Smith

A man repeatedly dialed 911 to report being shot, even after a responding officer observed the "injuries" and told him to "sober up." He was eventually booked into jail, making unusual use of his one phone call.

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Community Health
Spring forward with these veggies

Spring forward with these veggies

March 13th, 2014 12:00 pm by Marci Gore

With spring right around the corner, now is the perfect time to enjoy fresh vegetables. Try these recipes for using early spring veggies.

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News Crime Local News
Update: Man stabbed 8 times after Gray apartment invasion

Update: Man stabbed 8 times after Gray apartment invasion

March 13th, 2014 11:57 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Sheriff Ed Graybeal said deputies learned that a door in the apartment complex was broke open and a fight followed, continuing into the parking lot.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend!

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! - VIDEO

March 13th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's (3.13.14) adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter.

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Winter takes another shot at the region

Winter takes another shot at the region

March 13th, 2014 10:53 am by Stephen Igo

WISE - The latest cold weather front featured blustery winds, plummeting temperatures and, by Wednesday evening, more snow over an area that's had plenty this winter season, particularly Wise and Dickenson counties.

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Man arrested in Kingsport assault, police pursuit and crash

Man arrested in Kingsport assault, police pursuit and crash

March 13th, 2014 10:00 am by Rain Smith

A domestic assault in the bathroom and bar of a Kingsport restaurant spiraled into a pair of police pursuits on Wednesday, with the suspect eventually apprehended after crashing into a tree along the Greenbelt several hours later.

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Seeing green: Concerts, murder mystery, scavenger hunt among St. Patrick's Day events

Seeing green: Concerts, murder mystery, scavenger hunt among St. Patrick's Day events

March 13th, 2014 8:13 am by Entertainment Staff

You might need a little luck of the Irish to spot a four-leaf clover, but you won't have to look hard to find any number of St. Patrick's Day-related events happening around the region.

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House panel considers Internet sales tax compromise

House panel considers Internet sales tax compromise

March 13th, 2014 7:46 am by By Daniel Rothberg, Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT)

Seeking to end the battle over the collection of sales taxes for online purchases, the House Judiciary Committee debated possible compromises that included two ideas to tax Internet sales based on the retailer's home state, rather than the buyer's.

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