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Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

March 22nd, 2014 3:07 pm by ADAM PEMBLE and YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Pro-Russian forces stormed a Ukrainian air force base in Crimea, firing shots and stun grenades and smashing through concrete walls with armored personnel carriers. At least one person was wounded, the base commander said.

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Report: NSA targeted Chinese tech giant Huawei

Report: NSA targeted Chinese tech giant Huawei

March 22nd, 2014 2:41 pm by Associated Press

U.S. intelligence agencies hacked into the email servers of Huawei five years ago amid growing concerns that the Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer was a threat to U.S. national security, a German weekly reported.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of March 16

March 22nd, 2014 2:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Many of these photos also appeared in our Focus on Downtown Kingsport edition of Sunday Stories on March 16.

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Sevier student newspaper reaps statewide honors

Sevier student newspaper reaps statewide honors

March 22nd, 2014 2:00 pm by Rick Wagner

The Sequoyah Scribe student newspaper at Sevier Middle School was the only middle-school paper to place in this year's Tennessee High School Press Association awards, while two writers took home individual honors.

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Millions of kids to test Common Core assessments

Millions of kids to test Common Core assessments

March 22nd, 2014 10:31 am by KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer

What's on the new Common Core-based exams? More than 4 million kids in U.S. schools soon will have a clue. Field testing begins this coming week in 36 states and the District of Columbia on assessments developed by two different groups of states.

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No charges in fatal stabbing after Dodgers-Giants game

No charges in fatal stabbing after Dodgers-Giants game

March 22nd, 2014 10:23 am by Associated Press

Prosecutors have decided not to prosecute a man in the stabbing death of a Dodgers fan during an altercation after a Los Angeles-San Francisco baseball game last year.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

March 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman who allegedly claimed the devil told her to stab her husband, a double shooting, a drug bust that led to Mexican ice and cash and a Kingsport man being sentenced for the rape of his infant daughter

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China satellite finds object near jet search area

China satellite finds object near jet search area

March 22nd, 2014 9:56 am by ROB GRIFFITH and SCOTT McDONALD, Associated Press

A satellite image released by China on Saturday offers the latest sign that wreckage from a Malaysia Airlines plane lost March 8 could be in a remote stretch of the southern Indian Ocean where planes and ships have been searching for three days.

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Kershaw, Dodgers top D-backs in Aussie opener

Kershaw, Dodgers top D-backs in Aussie opener

March 22nd, 2014 9:42 am by DENNIS PASSA, AP Sports Writer

Clayton Kershaw flashed his Cy Young form, Scott Van Slyke homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the Major League Baseball season with a 3-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night at Sydney Cricket Ground.

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Entertainment
In Bible epic revival, 'Noah' finds rough seas

In Bible epic revival, 'Noah' finds rough seas

March 22nd, 2014 12:32 am by JAKE COYLE, Associated Press

In the beginning of their work together on "Noah," director Darren Aronofsky made Russell Crowe a promise: "I'll never shoot you on a houseboat in a robe and sandals with two giraffes popping up behind you."

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