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Outdoors
TWRA changes approach to game populations

TWRA changes approach to game populations

January 19th, 2014 5:57 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE — The agency that oversees Tennessee wildlife is rethinking its approach to managing hunters and wild animals.

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News Regional & National
New Jersey mayor:  Superstorm Sandy aid ultimatum came from Christie

New Jersey mayor: Superstorm Sandy aid ultimatum came from Christie

January 19th, 2014 5:36 pm by ANGELA DELLI SANTI, Associated Press

The Democratic mayor of a town severely flooded by Superstorm Sandy said Sunday that she was told an ultimatum tying recovery funds to her support for a prime real estate project came directly from GOP Gov. Chris Christie.

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Regional & National Business & Technology
Postal Service, union wrangle over Staples outlets

Postal Service, union wrangle over Staples outlets

January 19th, 2014 5:25 pm by SAM HANANEL, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The opening of Postal Service retail centers in dozens of Staples stores around the country is being met with threats of protests and boycotts by the agency’s unions.

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Community Photos Sunday Stories

Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Jan. 12

January 19th, 2014 3:00 pm by Sunday Scrapbook

Each week, our Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. This week's gallery includes a birthday celebration, a special presentation and more.

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Virginia emerging as key in gay marriage fight

Virginia emerging as key in gay marriage fight

January 19th, 2014 2:49 pm by STEVE SZKOTAK, Associated Press

Two federal lawsuits challenging Virginia's constitutional ban on gay marriage are moving forward, and a hearing on one of the cases is scheduled for Jan. 30.

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Regional & National Education
SAILS program giving Tennessee seniors a jump on college math

SAILS program giving Tennessee seniors a jump on college math

January 19th, 2014 2:05 pm by Associated Press

A state program called Seamless Alignment and Integrated Learning Support is helping Tennessee high school seniors complete a remedial math course before they start college.

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Sports Sports Live Local News NASCAR/Racing
Kingsport Speedway hosts competitor 'meet and greet' about new two-track system

Kingsport Speedway hosts competitor 'meet and greet' about new two-track system

January 19th, 2014 2:00 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport Speedway will race on Friday nights, although it will begin with a Saturday event on March 29. LPR will begin its season in April and race two Saturdays per month.

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MLK discusses Kennedy in rediscovered 1960 tape

MLK discusses Kennedy in rediscovered 1960 tape

January 19th, 2014 1:49 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

As the nation reflects on the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., an audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader discovered in a Tennessee attic sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to King's wife 50-plus years ago.

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Sports Business & Technology
'Omaha! Omaha! Omaha!' Travel site offers Manning-related deal

'Omaha! Omaha! Omaha!' Travel site offers Manning-related deal

January 19th, 2014 1:27 pm by Associated Press

Anyone traveling to Omaha this spring could benefit if Peyton Manning shouts "Omaha" at least 50 times in the AFC championship game. The Denver Broncos play the New England Patriots on Sunday afternoon.

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Community Local News
Rogersville MLK Day march and service followed by former local pastor book signing

Rogersville MLK Day march and service followed by former local pastor book signing

January 19th, 2014 12:25 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The annual Martin Luther King Day Unity March and Worship Service in Rogersville will begin at noon today in front of the Hawkins County Courthouse.

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