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Medicaid growth creates gap of 5 million without coverage

Medicaid growth creates gap of 5 million without coverage

December 30th, 2013 7:03 pm by MARC LEVY, Associated Press

HARRISBURG, Pa. — About 5 million people will be without health care next year that they would have gotten simply if they lived somewhere else in America.

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Congress letting 55 tax breaks expire at  end of year

Congress letting 55 tax breaks expire at end of year

December 30th, 2013 6:21 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — In an almost annual ritual, Congress is letting a package of 55 popular tax breaks expire at the end of the year, creating uncertainty — once again — for millions of individuals and businesses.

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Sports
Tebow joins SEC Network, still pursuing NFL

Tebow joins SEC Network, still pursuing NFL

December 30th, 2013 5:09 pm by Associated Press

Tim Tebow has his next football job: talking about the sport on TV. The Heisman Trophy winner has been hired as a college football analyst for the new SEC Network, but he still hopes to play quarterback in the NFL.

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Kingsport man accused of savagely beating his grandmother

Kingsport man accused of savagely beating his grandmother

December 30th, 2013 4:01 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport man who allegedly punched his grandmother in the head about 30 times during a savage beating Friday evening remained held in the Hawkins County Jail Monday on $100,000 bond.

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Update: Church Hill woman killed in Sunday night wreck

Update: Church Hill woman killed in Sunday night wreck

December 30th, 2013 3:45 pm by Wes Bunch

The crash occurred around 10:15 p.m. Sunday in the 3400 block of Bristol Highway in Scott County and is being investigated by the Virginia State Police.

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Police seek assistance in identifying Sullivan burglary suspect

Police seek assistance in identifying Sullivan burglary suspect

December 30th, 2013 3:06 pm by Staff Report

A surveillance camera outside a Knob Park Road residence in Bristol, Tenn., captured images of the man.

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Man charged with child rape in Johnson City

Man charged with child rape in Johnson City

December 30th, 2013 1:49 pm by NET News Service

Court documents and a police report indicate the suspect fondled the 12-year-old girl, put his hands down her pants and touched her in a manner that constitutes rape.

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Big problems overshadow big numbers for online shopping

Big problems overshadow big numbers for online shopping

December 30th, 2013 1:36 pm by By Heather Somerville, San Jose Mercury News (MCT)

Presents delivered after Christmas left customers angry and revealed that the e-commerce industry may not be prepared for the demands of the growing number of savvy Internet shoppers.

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Best of the Blotter: Lewd and nude

Best of the Blotter: Lewd and nude

December 30th, 2013 12:51 pm by Rain Smith

This past year local police dealt with a naked lunch lady, exhibitionist neighbors, a Blountville porn shoot and indecent exposure at the mall.

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Ariz. woman accused of trying to poison children

Ariz. woman accused of trying to poison children

December 30th, 2013 12:07 pm by Associated Press

An Arizona woman is accused of trying to poison her four children, including one who died, and of stabbing her former husband, all on Christmas.

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