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Pope pressured to act on abuse after U.N. rebuke

Pope pressured to act on abuse after U.N. rebuke

February 5th, 2014 7:23 pm by Associated Press

VATICAN CITY (AP) — In a report that thrilled victims and stunned the Vatican, a United Nations panel said the Holy See maintained a “code of silence” that enabled priests to sexually abuse tens of thousands of children over decades with impunity.

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Business & Technology
Firehouse Restaurant working to bottle its barbecue sauce

Firehouse Restaurant working to bottle its barbecue sauce

February 5th, 2014 6:44 pm by KRISTEN SWING, NET News Service

JOHNSON CITY — Fans of The Firehouse Restaurant’s barbecue sauce may soon get to bring the finger-licking flavor home to their own dinner tables.

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Entertainment TriCityMom
Review: ‘The Lego Movie’ features tiny toys, huge laughs

Review: ‘The Lego Movie’ features tiny toys, huge laughs

February 5th, 2014 6:35 pm by JESSICA HERNDON, Associated Press

Young and old fans alike know the joy of dumping a set of Legos on the floor and chucking that instruction manual. After all, throwing a portion of a helicopter on an incomplete racecar could produce the ultimate hybrid.

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ATF, FBI and KPD bomb squad search Hawkins residence for explosives

ATF, FBI and KPD bomb squad search Hawkins residence for explosives

February 5th, 2014 4:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Federal authorities and the Kingsport Police Department bomb squad converged on a Church Hill residence early Wednesday morning after items suspected to be bombs, and /or bomb making materials were allegedly found in a residence.

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Business & Technology
Small businesses use offbeat ways to sell products

Small businesses use offbeat ways to sell products

February 5th, 2014 3:07 pm by JOYCE M. ROSENBERG, AP Business Writer

GSC Products sells nasal spray in a hardware store to capture sales from people working on projects that stir up dust. Simplicity Sofas pays previous customers to let potential buyers come into their homes to see sofas that can only be purchased online.

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Sports
Seattle erupts during Seahawks Super Bowl parade

Seattle erupts during Seahawks Super Bowl parade

February 5th, 2014 3:05 pm by PHUONG LE, Associated Press

Tens of thousands of notoriously loud Seahawks fans are cranking up the noise, as they cheer, chant and go berserk during a parade to celebrate the franchise's first Super Bowl victory.

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Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand

Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand

February 5th, 2014 3:02 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

To feel what you touch — that's the holy grail for artificial limbs. In a step toward that goal, European researchers created a robotic hand that let an amputee feel differences between a bottle, a baseball and a mandarin orange.

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North student arrested after allegedly taking pistol onto school bus, threatening student

North student arrested after allegedly taking pistol onto school bus, threatening student

February 5th, 2014 1:54 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — On Tuesday the 17-year-old Sullivan North student was charged with aggravated assault, carrying a weapon on school property and three charges of reckless endangerment.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
House panel advances supermarket wine bill

House panel advances supermarket wine bill

February 5th, 2014 12:44 pm by Associated Press

The proposal would allow cities and counties to vote on grocery store wine sales as early as November, but wouldn't allow supermarkets to stock wine until at least July 2016.

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Want to see how McDonald's chicken nuggets are made?

Want to see how McDonald's chicken nuggets are made?

February 5th, 2014 11:27 am by Interesting stories we found around the web

McDonald's has been getting a lot of flack lately for allegedly putting pink slime in their burgers and for the wages they pay their workers. In this public relations video, the company shows how McNuggets are made.

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