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US weighing changes after allies object to spying

US weighing changes after allies object to spying

October 29th, 2013 11:55 am by JULIE PACE, Associated Press; KIMBERLY DOZIER, Associated Press

Faced with a flood of revelations about U.S. spying, President Barack Obama and key lawmakers say it's time to look closely at surveillance programs that may have gone too far.

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Medicare chief apologizes for 'Obamacare' woes

Medicare chief apologizes for 'Obamacare' woes

October 29th, 2013 11:51 am by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press; STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

Stressing that improvements are happening daily, the senior Obama official closest to the administration's malfunctioning health care website apologized Tuesday for problems that have kept Americans from successfully signing up for coverage.

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Man convicted in 'Facebook murders' gets 2 consecutive life sentences

Man convicted in 'Facebook murders' gets 2 consecutive life sentences

October 29th, 2013 11:35 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

A man convicted of killing a couple in what has been dubbed the "Facebook murders" received double life sentences in prison this morning.

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Scrapbook Gallery: Week of Oct. 20

October 29th, 2013 10:40 am by Sunday Scrapbook

Our weekly Scrapbook Gallery features a collection of photos submitted by various readers. Scrapbook photos also appear in the Sunday Stories section of the newspaper each week.

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Kingsport man arrested in investigation at technical school

Kingsport man arrested in investigation at technical school

October 29th, 2013 9:35 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

Two teachers of the Tennessee College of Applied Technology — Elizabethton were arrested Monday as a part of the ongoing investigation of some faculty and staff members by the Carter County Sheriff’s Department.

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Millions of Americans piece together part-time jobs to get by

Millions of Americans piece together part-time jobs to get by

October 29th, 2013 8:15 am by By Diane Stafford, The Kansas City Star (MCT)

Part-time. Temporary. Contract. Just-in-time. Two jobs. Three jobs. Even four. It’s the new normal for many in the American workforce.

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Red Sox beat Cardinals 3-1, one win away from championship

Red Sox beat Cardinals 3-1, one win away from championship

October 29th, 2013 12:12 am by BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer

ST. LOUIS — Jon Lester pitched the Boston Red Sox within a whisker of yet another World Series championship.

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Hawkins County authorities probe possible link between fatal fire, car arsons

Hawkins County authorities probe possible link between fatal fire, car arsons

October 28th, 2013 11:08 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Hawkins County detectives are trying to determine if a Sunday arson involving two vehicles in a rural area north of Rogersville is connected to a suspicious fire that took the life of a Morristown man and his grandson.

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Police: Would-be pill peddlers admit, ‘We been trying, but we just don’t know anybody’

Police: Would-be pill peddlers admit, ‘We been trying, but we just don’t know anybody’

October 28th, 2013 10:37 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A couple who drew the attention of police early Sunday after holding up the cashier’s line at a Rogersville market for 20 minutes were allegedly later found to be very high on drugs.

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Lady Devils skin Bearcats a fifth time

October 28th, 2013 9:59 pm by Greg Peters

Gate City closed out its last regular-season home volleyball match Monday evening with a 25-10, 25-18, 25-16 win over former district rival Virginia High.

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