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New inquiry into Clinton emails fuels political questions

New inquiry into Clinton emails fuels political questions

July 27th, 2015 8:50 am by LISA LERER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

A new letter by intelligence investigators says secret government information may have been compromised in Hillary Rodham Clinton's private server, underscoring an inescapable reality for her presidential campaign: Email is forever.

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Tenn. lethal injection trial continues with dueling experts

Tenn. lethal injection trial continues with dueling experts

July 27th, 2015 8:46 am by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

The Tennessee Supreme Court says the death penalty is constitutional, so there must be a constitutional way to carry it out. But attorneys for 33 death row inmates say lethal injection isn't one of them.

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Sullivan commission might consider downsizing

Sullivan commission might consider downsizing

July 27th, 2015 8:42 am by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE - A committee could soon begin meeting to put together a proposal for reducing the size of the now 24-member Sullivan County Commission in time for the 2018 election cycle.

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Moonshine now has a 21st century taste

Moonshine now has a 21st century taste - VIDEO

July 27th, 2015 8:25 am by Hank Hayes

At East Tennessee Distillery, moonshining has changed. The flavored moonshine is 70 proof - not as strong as, say, an 80 proof Jack Daniel's sipping whiskey.

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Entertainment
Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston, dies

Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of Whitney Houston, dies

July 26th, 2015 11:06 pm by JONATHAN LANDRUM JR., Associated Press

Born and raised in the shadow of fame and litigation, shattered by the loss of her mother, Bobbi Kristina Brown was overwhelmed by the achievements and demons of others before she could begin to figure out who she was.

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Sports Sports Live
Four-run third launches K-Mets to win over Twins

Four-run third launches K-Mets to win over Twins

July 26th, 2015 10:20 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets scored four runs in the third inning and parlayed that outburst into an 8-4 victory over the Elizabethton Twins on Sunday in an Appalachian League matchup at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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7-year-old girl killed in wreck on Interstate 81; others injured

7-year-old girl killed in wreck on Interstate 81; others injured

July 26th, 2015 9:57 pm by Staff Report

A 7-year-old girl from Texas was killed Sunday when the SUV in which she was riding wrecked in Smyth County, Va.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Busch wins at Brickyard, his third straight Cup victory

Busch wins at Brickyard, his third straight Cup victory

July 26th, 2015 7:40 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

Kyle Busch's incredible comeback rolled through Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday for a weekend sweep at the historic track.

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Community
OSM unveils stream protection rule

OSM unveils stream protection rule

July 26th, 2015 6:30 pm by Community contributor

The government chiefs say the proposed rule would protect about 6,500 miles of streams nationwide over the next 20 years.

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Sports Community Sports Live NASCAR/Racing
VanDyke completes weekend sweep at LPR

VanDyke completes weekend sweep at LPR

July 26th, 2015 6:23 pm by Staff Report

Kres VanDyke tripled up on the doubleheader weekend at Kingsport Speedway and Lonesome Pine Raceway.

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