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Rand Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

Rand Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

March 8th, 2014 10:47 pm by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press

She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday.

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Entertainment Local News
Local wrestler offered 'dream job' in WWE wardrobe department

Local wrestler offered 'dream job' in WWE wardrobe department

March 8th, 2014 10:25 pm by Matthew Lane

A local wrestler has been offered a "dream job" with World Wrestling Entertainment, going on the road and putting his creative talents to work behind the scenes.

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Local News Education
Experts: Some studies indicate school bus seat belts unneeded

Experts: Some studies indicate school bus seat belts unneeded

March 8th, 2014 10:21 pm by Rick Wagner

In nearly six decades in the school bus business, Kenny Morrell has not become a fan of seat belts on buses. And some heavy-hitting national transportation officials and academic studies agree.

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Community Local News
Group gives 'Four Star Award' to Allandale amphitheater, designer

Group gives 'Four Star Award' to Allandale amphitheater, designer

March 8th, 2014 10:16 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - Allandale Mansion's newest feature - the outdoor amphitheater - has been recognized by the Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association with a "Four Star Award" for a new facility.

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Local News
Roe says House won't pass Obama's budget plan

Roe says House won't pass Obama's budget plan

March 8th, 2014 10:08 pm by Hank Hayes

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe indicates President Barack Obama's proposed $3.9 trillion 2015 budget plan won't fly with House Republicans although Roe adds Congress will not go back to passing temporary continuing budget resolutions.

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Sports Sports Live
Gate City girls in like lambs, out like lionesses

Gate City girls in like lambs, out like lionesses

March 8th, 2014 9:22 pm by George Thwaites

Morgan Gose fired up 24 points and Gate City recovered from a shaky first half to post a 78-49 win over East Rockingham in Saturday's VHSL 2A semifinal game at the Prior Center in Wise.

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Sports Vols Sports
Tennessee rips Missouri 72-45 for fourth straight win

Tennessee rips Missouri 72-45 for fourth straight win

March 8th, 2014 7:32 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Antonio Barton scored 16 points and Jarnell Stokes had a double-double Saturday as Tennessee trounced Missouri 72-45 to win its fourth straight game and boost its NCAA tournament hopes.

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Local News Business & Technology
Wine sales bill an opportunity for liquor distributors

Wine sales bill an opportunity for liquor distributors

March 8th, 2014 6:47 pm by Hank Hayes

Words buried deep in Tennessee's wine-in-grocery-stores legislation are on track to take down a barrier that has lasted for decades.

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Sports Vols Sports
Lady Vols top Aggies, reach SEC title game

Lady Vols top Aggies, reach SEC title game

March 8th, 2014 5:14 pm by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Isabelle Harrison had 20 points and 13 rebounds and No. 6 Tennessee held off No. 15 Texas A&M 86-77 on Saturday to earn a spot in the championship game of the SEC women's basketball tournament.

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News
Oil slicks spotted in hunt for missing jet

Oil slicks spotted in hunt for missing jet

March 8th, 2014 3:47 pm by CHRIS BRUMMITT and EILEEN NG, Associated Press

Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed.

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