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Vince Staten: Joan Roesgen could make even a Sewer Board meeting story interesting premium content

August 3rd, 2013 11:04 pm by VINCE STATEN

There have been a lot of talented people work at this newspaper over the years. But none had more talent than Joan Roesgen.

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K-Mets fall to Cardinals in rubber game

K-Mets fall to Cardinals in rubber game

August 3rd, 2013 10:15 pm by Greg Peters

The largest crowd of the season filled Hunter Wright Stadium on Saturday night only to see the Johnson City Cardinals score a pair of runs in the top of the ninth inning to beat the Kingsport Mets, who dropped their first series in more than a month.

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Kingsport, ETSU group tours UT dental  school

Kingsport, ETSU group tours UT dental school

August 3rd, 2013 9:35 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The visit was an initial step in a long-term proposition to establish a dental school in Kingsport. The group met with UT officials, discussing the pros and cons of establishing a branch location downtown and the estimated cost of the project.

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Update: NBC News reporter, Kingsport native John Palmer dies

Update: NBC News reporter, Kingsport native John Palmer dies

August 3rd, 2013 7:58 pm by Associated Press

John Palmer, a veteran reporter for NBC News over a span of 40 years, has died. Palmer’s wife Nancy confirmed he died Saturday at George Washington University Hospital of pulmonary fibrosis. He was 77.

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Despite rumors of suspension, A-Rod says he's playing for Yankees on Monday night

Despite rumors of suspension, A-Rod says he's playing for Yankees on Monday night

August 3rd, 2013 7:57 pm by ROB MAADDI, AP Sports Writer

Alex Rodriguez brushed aside any worries about a pending suspension Saturday night, saying he’s headed to Chicago and plans to play for the New York Yankees on Monday night.

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New jobs disproportionately low-pay or part-time

New jobs disproportionately low-pay or part-time

August 3rd, 2013 4:38 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Part-time work accounted for more than 65 percent of the positions employers added in July. Low-paying retailers, restaurants and bars supplied more than half July’s job gain.

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Global travel warning: U.S. cites al-Qaida threat

Global travel warning: U.S. cites al-Qaida threat

August 3rd, 2013 4:35 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States issued an extraordinary global travel warning to Americans Friday about the threat of an al-Qaida attack and closed down 21 embassies and consulates across the Muslim world for the weekend.

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Passenger sues airline over nose gear collapse

Passenger sues airline over nose gear collapse

August 3rd, 2013 2:20 pm by Associated Press

Southwest Airlines is facing its first lawsuit over a hard landing at New York's LaGuardia Airport last month that injured 16 people.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

August 3rd, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of July 26 through Aug. 2.

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Pair of freshmen in Tennessee's QB mix

Pair of freshmen in Tennessee's QB mix

August 2nd, 2013 11:55 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The black stripes on the helmets of Joshua Dobbs and Riley Ferguson signify the long odds facing the two freshmen in Tennessee’s quarterback competition.

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