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Kingsport burglar climbs through pharmacy ceiling

Kingsport burglar climbs through pharmacy ceiling

January 9th, 2014 4:23 pm by Staff Report

Police are searching for a man who entered a Kingsport pharmacy by climbing through the ceiling of an adjacent, vacant store, then bolted when an alarm sounded.

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Christie fires aide, apologizes for traffic jams

Christie fires aide, apologizes for traffic jams

January 9th, 2014 3:29 pm by ANGELA DELLI SANTI, Associated Press; GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

Moving quickly to quell a widening political scandal, Gov. Chris Christie fired one of his top aides Thursday and apologized repeatedly for the "abject stupidity" of his staff

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Airlines go on a record new jet shopping spree

Airlines go on a record new jet shopping spree

January 9th, 2014 3:29 pm by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

Capt. Paul Wannberg glides an old Boeing 757 over the New Mexico desert, lining up with the runway. A computerized voice squawks elevation warnings. Forty feet. Thirty. Twenty. Ten. Touchdown.

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Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

January 9th, 2014 3:26 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, Associated Press; MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Doctors are warning that if Congress cuts food stamps, the federal government could be socked with bigger health bills. Maybe not immediately, they say, but over time if the poor wind up in doctors' offices or hospitals as a result.

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One arrested, one sought in Kingsport stabbing

One arrested, one sought in Kingsport stabbing

January 9th, 2014 2:55 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for a man accused in an early Thursday morning stabbing at a Kingsport mobile home park, while a woman allegedly involved has been arrested for accessory to attempted murder.

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Teen throws himself on suicide bomber to save school

Teen throws himself on suicide bomber to save school

January 9th, 2014 1:51 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

A Pakistan teenager is being hailed as a hero today after he reportedly threw himself on a suicide bomber who was about to blow up his school.

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KPD: Reckless driver flees police with baby in car

KPD: Reckless driver flees police with baby in car

January 9th, 2014 1:21 pm by Rain Smith

A reportedly "out of control" Kingsport driver slid sideways through a Walmart parking lot multiple times on Wednesday – while carrying an infant passenger in his car – then attempted to flee police.

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Middle schools to dismiss from D-B Friday due to game

Middle schools to dismiss from D-B Friday due to game

January 9th, 2014 1:16 pm by Rick Wagner

Because the annual Robinson vs. Sevier middle schools Varsity Basketball Game will be held at Dobyns-Bennett High School’s Buck Van Huss Dome, the entire student body of both middle schools will be transported to D-B Friday afternoon.

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Charter, WJHL reach agreement

Charter, WJHL reach agreement

January 9th, 2014 12:44 pm by Staff reports

Charter and WJHL have reached an agreement to continue broadcasting the CBS-affiliated television station in 28 markets. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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Bengals coordinator Jay Gruden is Redskins' coach

Bengals coordinator Jay Gruden is Redskins' coach

January 9th, 2014 11:40 am by JOSEPH WHITE, AP Sports Writer

With the Bengals, the 46-year-old Gruden helped develop Andy Dalton. Now he'll have the task of grooming another young franchise quarterback, Robert Griffin III.

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