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Admin said to be eyeing insurance extension

Admin said to be eyeing insurance extension

February 6th, 2014 2:35 pm by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer

The Obama administration is considering an extension of the president's decision to let people keep their individual insurance policies even if they are not compliant with the health care overhaul, according to two top industry officials.

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Entertainment
5 things to know about GI Joe as he turns 50

5 things to know about GI Joe as he turns 50

February 6th, 2014 2:34 pm by Associated Press

G.I. Joe turns 50 this year. The Associated Press has put together a list of five things to know about G.I. Joe.

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School apologizes for black history lunch menu

School apologizes for black history lunch menu

February 6th, 2014 2:32 pm by Associated Press

Officials at a Northern California private school are apologizing after a lunch menu option to celebrate Black History Month angered some parents and students.

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Scrapbook Gallery: What Love Looks Like (Week 1)

February 6th, 2014 2:25 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Sunday Stories is celebrating Valentine's Day throughout the month of February by showcasing reader photos that illustrate 'What Love Looks Like.'

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Crime Local News
Despite warnings, phone scams keep claiming victims

Despite warnings, phone scams keep claiming victims

February 6th, 2014 2:03 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Police Department has recently seen a significant increase in reported telephone scams, with the latest wave centering around requests for a “Green-Dot Money Card.”

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Mended Little Hearts works to reach families of children born with heart defects

Mended Little Hearts works to reach families of children born with heart defects

February 6th, 2014 1:27 pm by Debra McCown

Mended Little Hearts, a local nonprofit support group for the families of children born with heart defects, will hold three balloon launch events in the Tri-Cities this month.

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Sports Sports Live
Dobyns-Bennett boys, Science Hill girls are teams to beat in District 1-AAA tournaments

Dobyns-Bennett boys, Science Hill girls are teams to beat in District 1-AAA tournaments

February 6th, 2014 1:04 pm by Pat Kenney

The District 1-AAA event will be played at Viking Hall in Bristol with the Dobyns-Bennett boys and Science Hill girls earning the top seeds.

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Odom scores 26 as Vanderbilt beats Tennessee 64-60

Odom scores 26 as Vanderbilt beats Tennessee 64-60

February 6th, 2014 7:13 am by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

The Volunteers wanted to get the Commodores, with only seven healthy scholarship players, into foul trouble. But they didn't get Vanderbilt to pile up enough fouls with only Damian Jones fouling out.

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Prosecutor: Forced soda, water consumption led to Hawkins child's death

Prosecutor: Forced soda, water consumption led to Hawkins child's death

February 6th, 2014 6:41 am by Jeff Bobo

SURGOINSVILLE — Attorney General Berkeley Bell says the biological father and stepmother forced her to drink as many as 4.5 12-ounce bottles of grape soda and an unknown amount of water. “They also failed to take care of the child once she was injured.”

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PHOTO GALLERY: Dobyns-Bennett vs Jefferson County Action

February 6th, 2014 12:19 am by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights by Ned Jilton II of the Dobyns-Bennett victory over Jefferson County Wednesday night.

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