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Health care signups: More older Americans so far

Health care signups: More older Americans so far

January 13th, 2014 7:21 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — It’s an older, costlier crowd that’s signing up so far for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s law, according to government figures released Monday.

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Sports
Update: Titans hire Whisenhunt as new coach

Update: Titans hire Whisenhunt as new coach

January 13th, 2014 6:48 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

The Tennessee Titans wrapped up their search by hiring San Diego offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt as their new head coach. Titans president and CEO Tommy Smith made the announcment Monday.

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Local News
Stoney Creek man shoots himself in chin while taking off pants

Stoney Creek man shoots himself in chin while taking off pants

January 13th, 2014 6:00 pm by John Thompson, NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — A man accidentally shot himself in the chin Sunday evening, according to the Carter County Sheriff’s Department.

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Entertainment Local Entertainment
Senior Center Photo Group exhibit showcases members’ diversity

Senior Center Photo Group exhibit showcases members’ diversity

January 13th, 2014 5:45 pm by Marci Gore

After more than 15 years of overseeing the Kingsport Senior Center Photo Group’s annual Members Show, Claude Kelly said he has never seen quite the variety of photos submitted for the 2013 Members Show.

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News Crime Local News
Kingsport man faces second attempted murder charge

Kingsport man faces second attempted murder charge

January 13th, 2014 5:13 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man arrested in a weekend shooting also "brutally" beat his ex-wife, according to police, then tossed her down a 15-foot drop to an unfinished basement.

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Fire destroys Scott County home

Fire destroys Scott County home

January 13th, 2014 3:58 pm by Wes Bunch

The structure was fully involved in flames when fire crews first arrived on the scene roughly 15 minutes after receiving the call.

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Woman faces knife assault charges against officers who tried to save her

Woman faces knife assault charges against officers who tried to save her

January 13th, 2014 3:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman who allegedly took an overdose of sleeping pills and then attempted to hold police at bay with a knife when they tried to take her to the hospital is facing four counts of felony assault.

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Sports Sports Live
South alum Wood participating in MLS combine

South alum Wood participating in MLS combine

January 13th, 2014 2:57 pm by Greg Peters

Josh Wood, a former standout at Sullivan South, is one of only two NCAA Division III soccer players to be invited to the 2014 Major League Soccer Combine currently under way in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

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News Local News Police Blotter
Woman accidentally shows cops pot stash

Woman accidentally shows cops pot stash

January 13th, 2014 1:28 pm by Rain Smith

While explaining that she needed to hide her prescriptions from her husband, the woman pulled out a medication bag that contained marijuana.

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Photos Business & Technology

PHOTO GALLERY: Hot cars at the Detroit auto show

January 13th, 2014 1:25 pm by Associated Press

The North American International Auto Show begins this week in Detroit with media and industry previews. It opens to the public Jan. 18.

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