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Manning breaks record for TD passes in season as Broncos bust Texans 37-13

Manning breaks record for TD passes in season as Broncos bust Texans 37-13

December 22nd, 2013 5:35 pm by KRISTIE RIEKEN, AP Sports Writer

HOUSTON — Peyton Manning owns the NFL record for touchdown passes in a season and the Denver Broncos own the AFC West title.

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Entertainment Regional & National
Cracker Barrel to put ‘Duck Dynasty’ items back on shelves

Cracker Barrel to put ‘Duck Dynasty’ items back on shelves

December 22nd, 2013 5:01 pm by Chas Sisk, The Tennessean

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is putting “Duck Dynasty” items back on its shelves and apologizing to its customers.

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News Regional & National Business & Technology
Health plan sticker shock ahead for some buyers

Health plan sticker shock ahead for some buyers

December 22nd, 2013 4:38 pm by CARLA K. JOHNSON, AP Medical Writer

As a key deadline hits Monday, many people without health insurance have been sizing up policies on the new government health care marketplace and making what seems like a logical choice: They’re picking the cheapest one.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
U.S. using ‘20th century cards against 21st century hackers’

U.S. using ‘20th century cards against 21st century hackers’

December 22nd, 2013 4:28 pm by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Business Writer

NEW YORK — The U.S. is the juiciest target for hackers hunting credit card information. And experts say incidents like the recent data theft at Target’s stores will get worse before they get better.

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Local News Business & Technology
Venable’s work at NETWORKS aided local economy

Venable’s work at NETWORKS aided local economy

December 22nd, 2013 4:17 pm by Rick Wagner

When Richard Venable leaves the helm of NETWORKS — Sullivan Partnership Dec. 31 after more than seven years, he leaves behind more than 4,100 jobs created and $260 million in investments.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
Unlikely marriage of coal burners, oil producers hits political sweet spot

Unlikely marriage of coal burners, oil producers hits political sweet spot

December 22nd, 2013 4:08 pm by DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press

DE KALB, Miss. — America’s newest and cleanest coal-fired power plant comes with a catch: The heat-trapping carbon dioxide removed from its smokestack pollution will help force more oil out of the ground.

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Crime Local News
Authorities say suspect charged in beating, robbery met victim on dating website

Authorities say suspect charged in beating, robbery met victim on dating website

December 22nd, 2013 3:40 pm by Jeff Bobo

The suspect, Christopher A. Fralix, 25, of East Sevier Avenue in Kingsport, already has an extensive record in Nebraska, Nevada, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia and Tennessee.

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News Community Local News Education
Vietnam vets 'teach' Scott students what no textbook has to offer

Vietnam vets 'teach' Scott students what no textbook has to offer

December 22nd, 2013 2:00 pm by Wes Bunch

Several local Vietnam veterans were invited to speak to students at the Scott County Career and Technical Center in Gate City about their experiences in the military.

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News Local News
Hawkins student shields children from gunfire, city leader steps down

Hawkins student shields children from gunfire, city leader steps down

December 22nd, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A review of just a few of the interesting and important stories you may have missed this week on TimesNews.net.

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Community Local News
With Christmas approaching, Rescue Fund  at 75% of goal

With Christmas approaching, Rescue Fund at 75% of goal

December 22nd, 2013 12:21 am by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — Over the past several weeks, the Times-News has shared the stories of some of the more than 2,000 families receiving food vouchers from the Rescue Fund this year. Many of them trace hardship to medical problems and/or recent unemployment.

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