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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 27th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of July 19-26.

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Business & Technology
Vegas casino expansion pushes out 9/11 memorial

Vegas casino expansion pushes out 9/11 memorial

July 27th, 2013 9:37 am by HANNAH DREIER,Associated Press

The city known for detonating its past to make way for gleaming new development on the Las Vegas Strip is preparing to push out its Sept. 11 memorial.

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Sewage dumping disappoints activist

Sewage dumping disappoints activist

July 27th, 2013 9:35 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Two employees from Roto-Rooter, 311 W. Fairview Ave., were cited for criminal littering Tuesday after a Wheeler Street resident called police to report the men were emptying a sewage collection truck onto the ground.

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Entertainment
Can superhero parodies rescue the porn business?

Can superhero parodies rescue the porn business?

July 27th, 2013 9:32 am by JOHN ROGERS,Associated Press

We all know he can leap tall buildings in a single bound and bend steel in his bare hands. So perhaps it should come as no surprise that during a time of crisis even the porn industry turns to Superman.

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Regional & National
Gunman among 7 dead after Fla. apartment shootout

Gunman among 7 dead after Fla. apartment shootout

July 27th, 2013 9:10 am by CHRISTINE ARMARIO,Associated Press

A gunman holding hostages inside a South Florida apartment complex killed six people before being shot to death by a SWAT team that stormed the building early Saturday following an hours-long standoff, police said.

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Sports Sports Live Photos Videos Results NASCAR/Racing

PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Finchum nabs win in both twin-30 features at Kingsport Speedway

July 27th, 2013 8:12 am by Jeff Bobo

Chad Finchum and Daniel Pope finished first and second respectively in bother 30-lap Late Model features Friday at Kingsport Speedway.

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Sports
GM: Braves ‘willing to pay’ for pitching help

GM: Braves ‘willing to pay’ for pitching help

July 27th, 2013 8:10 am by CHARLES ODUM, AP Sports Writer

Braves general manager Frank Wren said Friday the “tightest market I’ve ever seen” could make it difficult for the team to trade for a starting pitcher to replace Tim Hudson, who's out for the year with a broken ankle.

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Community Local News
Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

Donation helps fund Second Harvest Mobile Pantry program

July 26th, 2013 11:52 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — “We’re going to be able to reach unserved areas that don’t have a pantry, that don’t have a soup kitchen, and reach elderly folks who can’t get to us because of their disabilities,” Second Harvest Executive Director Rhonda Chafin said.

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Clinchport pair arrested following discovery of meth lab

Clinchport pair arrested following discovery of meth lab

July 26th, 2013 10:09 pm by Wes Bunch

CLINCHPORT — Douglas Lawson, 30, and Pam Williams, 30, were taken into custody the Scott County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine and conspiracy.

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Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

July 26th, 2013 8:07 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — It’s been a long six months. But the wait will soon be over as Frank Theatres plans to re-open the theater in the Kingsport Town Center on Aug. 1.

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