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During DISH blackout, WJHL plans live stream of UT game on website

During DISH blackout, WJHL plans live stream of UT game on website

October 4th, 2013 8:21 pm by Hank Hayes

JOHNSON CITY — No pay. No play. Unless a deal is reached, CBS affiliate WJHL TV 11 won’t be airing the Tennessee-Georgia football game or NFL contests this weekend on DISH Network.

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Waffle House shooter sentenced to 8 years

Waffle House shooter sentenced to 8 years

October 4th, 2013 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

BLOUNTVILLE — A Kingsport man involved in the New Year’s Day shooting of a Bristol woman in a local Waffle House restaurant will spend at least the next eight years in prison.

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Amateurs edge the professionals in the fourth annual Tri-Cities Cup Matches

Amateurs edge the professionals in the fourth annual Tri-Cities Cup Matches

October 4th, 2013 7:43 pm by Pat Kenney

The amateurs built a 3.5-1.5 lead in the morning Four Ball matches with the professionals winning the afternoon singles matches 5.5-4.5.

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Karen threatens U.S. during quiet hurricane season

Karen threatens U.S. during quiet hurricane season

October 4th, 2013 7:05 pm by KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press

BRAITHWAITE, La. — Pickups hauling boat trailers and flatbed trucks laden with crab traps exited vulnerable, low-lying areas of southeast Louisiana on Friday as Tropical Storm Karen headed toward the northern Gulf Coast.

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Obama’s no-show in Asia a boost for China

Obama’s no-show in Asia a boost for China

October 4th, 2013 6:57 pm by GILLIAN WONG, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s decision to scrap his Asia trip is a setback for his much-advertised pledge to shift the focus of foreign policy to the Pacific and a boost for China’s attempt to gain influence in the region.

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U.S. housing rebound likely to handle spike in rates

U.S. housing rebound likely to handle spike in rates

October 4th, 2013 6:43 pm by ALEX VEIGA, AP Real Estate Writer

LOS ANGELES — When mortgage rates began climbing in May from rock-bottom lows, Kevin Williams worried he might miss out on an opportunity.

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Two Gate City High students arrested for allegedly threatening to shoot classmate

Two Gate City High students arrested for allegedly threatening to shoot classmate

October 4th, 2013 6:07 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — Two Gate City High School students were arrested by local authorities early Friday after they allegedly made threats to shoot a fellow student at school.

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Vols aim to ambush 6th-ranked Dawgs

Vols aim to ambush 6th-ranked Dawgs

October 4th, 2013 5:55 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray likely will become the SEC's all-time leader in career yards passing Saturday at Tennessee. The Vols will try to make sure he remembers this game for an entirely different reason.

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Pirates ride 'Cole train,' even division series

Pirates ride 'Cole train,' even division series

October 4th, 2013 4:30 pm by R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer

Gerrit Cole gave up two hits in six dominant innings and had an RBI in his postseason debut, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pirates beat the Cardinals 7-1 on Friday to even their NL division series at a game apiece.

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Bass moving up shallow on Cherokee, catfish are biting

Bass moving up shallow on Cherokee, catfish are biting

October 4th, 2013 4:07 pm by George Thwaites

Anglers are starting to get out the Rat-L-Traps and other lipless crankbaits to get in on the action.

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