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SBK animal shelter director takes reins as big plans develop

SBK animal shelter director takes reins as big plans develop

January 29th, 2014 12:13 pm by Rain Smith

The Sullivan County/Bluff City/Kingsport Animal Center has a new leader, new goals and new vision for the future — including construction of a consolidated shelter centrally located in their service area.

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New York Congressman threatens to throw reporter off balcony after the State of the Union (video)

New York Congressman threatens to throw reporter off balcony after the State of the Union (video)

January 29th, 2014 12:07 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

A New York congressman threatened to throw a reporter off the balcony and break him in half after the State of the Union last night.

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Mary B. Martin School springs into new season

Mary B. Martin School springs into new season

January 29th, 2014 10:10 am by Entertainment Staff

Following a “daring” fall of stick sculpting, endangered alphabets and magical musicians, the Mary B. Martin School of the Arts will spend its spring season “imagining” new possibilities, perspectives and performance styles.

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Couponing 101:  Kmart and Sears

Couponing 101: Kmart and Sears

January 29th, 2014 9:35 am by Amanda Arnold-Drinnon

Are resolutions breaking your budget?

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In data-heavy economy, breaches unlikely to end

In data-heavy economy, breaches unlikely to end

January 29th, 2014 9:34 am by By Sean Sposito, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (MCT)

The recent cascade of scams is an unwanted manifestation of the technology we carry in our pockets, the business we conduct online and the ever-growing array of devices, merchants, service providers and agencies we entrust with pieces of our identity.

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Republicans say Obama can't do much without them

Republicans say Obama can't do much without them

January 29th, 2014 9:32 am by DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent

Congressional Republicans swiftly and sharply rejected President Barack Obama's vow to act on his own if lawmakers won't help him create jobs and narrow the nation's yawning income gap, insisting he'll accomplish little in a divided government without the

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Another bitter cold day on tap

Another bitter cold day on tap

January 29th, 2014 8:52 am by Staff Report

Though the snow has passed, the National Weather Service warns bitterly cold air and hazardous travel conditions are expected to continue across the region on Wednesday.

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Southern-style snowstorm: Gridlock, kind neighbors

Southern-style snowstorm: Gridlock, kind neighbors

January 29th, 2014 8:34 am by RAY HENRY and RUSS BYNUM, Associated Press

Students camped out with teachers in school gyms or on buses and commuters abandoned cars along the highway to seek shelter in churches, fire stations — even grocery stores — after a rare snowstorm left thousands of unaccustomed Southerners frozen.

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FACT CHECK: Obama and Medicare premiums

FACT CHECK: Obama and Medicare premiums

January 28th, 2014 11:12 pm by CALVIN WOODWARD, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — It seems to be something of an occupational hazard for President Barack Obama: When he talks about his health care law, he’s bound to hit a fact bump sooner or later.

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House panel approves wine bill on 13-3 vote

House panel approves wine bill on 13-3 vote

January 28th, 2014 10:48 pm by Hank Hayes

A Tennessee House Local Government Committee voted on Tuesday to reconsider and then advance state Rep. Jon Lundberg’s amended legislation that would allow localities to hold referendums on whether wine should be sold in grocery stores.

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