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40 AGs urge tight regulation of e-cigarettes

40 AGs urge tight regulation of e-cigarettes

September 24th, 2013 2:00 pm by MARK PRATT, Associated Press

The letter says e-cigarettes are being marketed to children through cartoon-like advertising characters and by offering fruit and candy flavors, much like cigarettes were once marketed to hook new smokers.

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Divers find bodies of 2 missing Chattanooga boys

Divers find bodies of 2 missing Chattanooga boys

September 24th, 2013 1:27 pm by HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press

The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports the bodies were found Monday afternoon, the day after Kentory Ray and Thomas Ruffin, who are both 11 years old, disappeared beneath the murky water.

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Stabbing reported at Greene County high school

Stabbing reported at Greene County high school

September 24th, 2013 12:04 pm by NET News Service

Greene County sheriff's deputies were called to reports of a stabbing at a school in Greene County this morning, according to a 911 dispatcher. One person was taken to the hospital.

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At UN, Obama welcomes signs of Iranian moderation

At UN, Obama welcomes signs of Iranian moderation

September 24th, 2013 11:01 am by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Obama issued a stern message to the international body itself, saying its ability to meet the test of the times is being challenged by the dispute over what to do about Syria's chemical weapons.

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Sooey! Exchange Place gains two new mulefoot pigs

Sooey! Exchange Place gains two new mulefoot pigs

September 24th, 2013 8:58 am by Leigh Ann Laube

It’s a leisurely, albeit muddy, life these brothers enjoy. Visitors to the farm during the Fall Folk Art Festival will get to meet the boys, learn more about them and maybe purchase some of their artwork.

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Update: 4 men charged in Chicago shooting that injured 13

Update: 4 men charged in Chicago shooting that injured 13

September 24th, 2013 8:58 am by JASON KEYSER, Associated Press

Two suspected gunman and two others have been charged in a shooting that injured 13 people including a 3-year-old boy in a crowded Chicago park, police said Tuesday.

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Burger King launching lower-calorie french fry

Burger King launching lower-calorie french fry

September 24th, 2013 8:33 am by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

The world's No. 2 hamburger chain is launching a new crinkle-cut french fry on Tuesday that it says has about 20 percent fewer calories than its regular french fries.

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Update: Police ID pedestrian killed on Lynn Garden Drive

Update: Police ID pedestrian killed on Lynn Garden Drive

September 24th, 2013 7:30 am by Rain Smith

Kingsport Police Officer Matt McGuire says an individual attempting to walk across Lynn Garden Drive, from near the parking lot of the Highway Boutique, stepped into the path of a southbound Dodge Ram.

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Holston Medical Group, Kingsport City School partner for telemedicine program

Holston Medical Group, Kingsport City School partner for telemedicine program

September 24th, 2013 12:15 am by Rick Wagner

The new service is made possible by a partnership between KCS and Holston Medical Group in which HMG is providing a full-time, certified pediatric nurse practitioner to serve within three pilot schools: Robinson Middle School, Sevier Middle School and Dob

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Manning’s three  touchdown passes help Broncos beat Raiders

Manning’s three touchdown passes help Broncos beat Raiders

September 23rd, 2013 11:34 pm by EDDIE PELLS, AP National Writer

DENVER — Peyton Manning clapped his hands four, five, six times and barked out the signals. A few seconds later, Wes Welker was all alone, cradling the quarterback’s latest touchdown pass.

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