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Stewart: Injury just a 'bump in the road'

Stewart: Injury just a 'bump in the road'

September 3rd, 2013 6:11 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart, upbeat and noticeably thinner Tuesday, called his broken leg “a small bump in the road” and said he expects to be back in a race car in time for next year’s Daytona 500.

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Cubs call up Bristol's Grimm

Cubs call up Bristol's Grimm

September 3rd, 2013 5:56 pm by Staff Report

The Cubs recalled former Virginia High star pitcher Justin Grimm from Triple-A Iowa on Tuesday.

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News Crime Local News
Man charged with indecent exposure at Kingsport Walmart

Man charged with indecent exposure at Kingsport Walmart

September 3rd, 2013 3:10 pm by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — The incident occurred at approximately 5 p.m. Saturday at the store on West Stone Drive. A woman told police that she was loading groceries into her vehicle when her daughter said a man parked next to them was looking at her.

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Tenn. teen pleads guilty to killing principal

Tenn. teen pleads guilty to killing principal

September 3rd, 2013 3:01 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

A Memphis teen who police say studied close-combat battle tactics and sharpened his knife the night before he fatally stabbed his high school principal pleaded guilty to second-degree murder Tuesday.

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Obama has bipartisan support for Syria strike

Obama has bipartisan support for Syria strike

September 3rd, 2013 2:45 pm by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press; NEDRA PICKLER, Associated Press

"This is something that the United States, as a country, needs to do. I'm going to support the president's call for action. I believe that my colleagues should support this call for action," said Republican House Speaker, John Boehner.

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Kingsport road rage leads to hit-and-run arrest

Kingsport road rage leads to hit-and-run arrest

September 3rd, 2013 2:23 pm by Rain Smith

On Lynn Garden Drive an officer spotted the suspect's car, which had heavy front-end damage, and conducted a stop. The driver blurted out, "I'm intoxicated" then told police to cite "the other guy ... he cut me off."

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Kingsport man killed in Lee County crash

Kingsport man killed in Lee County crash

September 3rd, 2013 12:42 pm by Wes Bunch

A Kingsport man was killed following a single-vehicle wreck Monday on U.S. Route 23 in Lee County, according to Virginia State Police.

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Tailgating 101: The social side of football makes its annual return

Tailgating 101: The social side of football makes its annual return

September 3rd, 2013 11:12 am by Amanda J. Vicars

Sports enthusiasts assemble: It's time to whip out last year's favorite food and beverage recipes and fire up the grill.

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2 charged with robbing Johnson City convenience market

2 charged with robbing Johnson City convenience market

September 3rd, 2013 9:02 am by NET News Service

Two Austin Springs Road residents were arrested Sunday on accusations they tried robbing a South Brodway Street convenience market.

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Cabinet officials to talk to Congress about Syria

Cabinet officials to talk to Congress about Syria

September 3rd, 2013 8:57 am by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

Congress is holding its first public hearing about U.S. plans for military intervention in Syria as President Barack Obama seeks to convince skeptical Americans and their lawmakers about the need to respond to last month's alleged sarin gas attack.

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