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Kingsport man indicted on child porn charges

Kingsport man indicted on child porn charges

May 1st, 2014 2:36 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man has been arrested after a DVD he loaned to individuals was allegedly found to contain child porn, then abruptly handed over to police.

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Toronto mayor takes leave after new video report

Toronto mayor takes leave after new video report

May 1st, 2014 2:33 pm by ROB GILLIES, Associated Press

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford began a leave of absence to seek treatment for substance abuse Thursday, disappearing from public view after a report surfaced of second video of him apparently smoking crack cocaine.

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Clean up begins for tankers that derailed, caught fire in Va.

Clean up begins for tankers that derailed, caught fire in Va.

May 1st, 2014 2:29 pm by ALAN SUDERMAN, Associated Press; MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, Associated Press

Crews used cranes and other heavy equipment Thursday to clean up a derailment that plunged oil-carrying tanker cars into a Virginia river while state officials worked to determine the environmental impact of the thousands of gallons of spilled crude.

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Failed drug test spurs felony vandalism

Failed drug test spurs felony vandalism

May 1st, 2014 1:50 pm by Rain Smith

After a man was fired from a downtown Kingsport restaurant — reportedly for failing a drug test — his girlfriend accused an employee of "ratting" him out. When told to leave, she stopped by an Audi in the parking lot.

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Kingsport child safety event set for Saturday

Kingsport child safety event set for Saturday

May 1st, 2014 11:50 am by Staff Report

The event hosted by the Kingsport Police Department and Burlington Coat Factory will put child vehicle safety in the spotlight, while also offering kid-oriented entertainment.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.1.14

KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 5.1.14

May 1st, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

Check out this week's adoptable furry friends at the Kingsport Animal Shelter, Kingsport, TN. This week we meet: Skipper, Cinnamon, Tina, River, Little Girl, and Tiger.

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D-B senior named semifinalist to be Presidential Scholar

D-B senior named semifinalist to be Presidential Scholar

May 1st, 2014 9:18 am by Rick Wagner

Being a semifinalist is something only three other D-B students and a relatively small number nationwide have accomplished since the mid-1960s, when the program began.

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'Stand your ground' law tested in recent shootings

'Stand your ground' law tested in recent shootings

May 1st, 2014 8:07 am by MATT VOLZ and MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press

The two recent cases take the "stand your ground" debate to a new level: Do laws that allow private citizens to protect their property also let them set a trap and wait for someone to kill?

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Florida jail explosion kills 2, injures 100

Florida jail explosion kills 2, injures 100

May 1st, 2014 7:57 am by JOHN RAOUX, Associated Press

An apparent gas explosion rocked a jail in the Florida Panhandle late Wednesday, killing two inmates, injuring more than 100 other people, and causing the building to partially collapse.

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ETSU football signee arrested for assault

ETSU football signee arrested for assault

May 1st, 2014 12:14 am by JOE AVENTO, NET News Service

Shawn Prevo was arrested on Friday and charged with aggravated domestic assault after an altercation with his brother. Prevo, 18, admitted to assaulting his 19-year-old brother, who refused to give him a cigarette.

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