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Vols discover playmakers in heartbreaking loss

Vols discover playmakers in heartbreaking loss

October 6th, 2013 1:32 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

After struggling to establish any kind of rhythm on offense in its first two losses, Tennessee found some answers Saturday in a 34-31 overtime loss to Georgia, which dropped a spot to No. 7 in the Top 25 on Sunday.

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Monster truck accident in Mexico kills at least 8

Monster truck accident in Mexico kills at least 8

October 6th, 2013 1:20 pm by RICARDO CHAVEZ, Associated Press

An out-of-control monster truck shot into a crowd of spectators at a Mexican air show, killing at least eight people and hurting 80 others, dozens seriously, officials said.

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Good Samaritans honored, WJHL dropped from DISH, Riley the dog gets a home, and more stories you may have missed

October 6th, 2013 10:53 am by Staff Report

Below you'll find some interesting stories you may have missed last week on timesnews.net

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Vogt's single in ninth lifts A's over Tigers 1-0

Vogt's single in ninth lifts A's over Tigers 1-0

October 6th, 2013 1:55 am by JANIE McCAULEY, AP Baseball Writer

Stephen Vogt hit a bases-loaded single in the ninth inning after Sonny Gray matched zeroes with Justin Verlander and the Oakland A's beat the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Saturday night to even their ALDS at a game apiece.

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Big Papi's 2-homer game lifts Red Sox to 2-0 ALDS lead over Rays

Big Papi's 2-homer game lifts Red Sox to 2-0 ALDS lead over Rays

October 5th, 2013 9:20 pm by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

David Ortiz homered twice, the second shot chasing David Price in the eighth inning on Saturday night, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-4 to take a 2-0 lead in the AL division series.

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Recent growth  at Kingsport's Academic Village detailed

Recent growth at Kingsport's Academic Village detailed

October 5th, 2013 9:06 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Kingsport’s Academic Village has added three new colleges and universities within the past year and now boasts nearly 150,000 square feet of space in the downtown area with approximately 2,400 students attending classes.

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Nursing director at former Scott County  nursing home indicted

Nursing director at former Scott County nursing home indicted

October 5th, 2013 9:02 pm by Wes Bunch

ABINGDON — The nursing director of a now-closed Scott County nursing home was indicted recently by a federal grand jury on eight felonies stemming from allegations of wrongdoing at the facility.

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UPDATE: U.S. forces nab al-Qaida leader in Tripoli, hit Islamic extremists in Somalia

UPDATE: U.S. forces nab al-Qaida leader in Tripoli, hit Islamic extremists in Somalia

October 5th, 2013 8:35 pm by ABDI GULED, Associated Press

TRIPOLI, Libya — U.S. forces on Saturday captured an al-Qaida leader in Libya linked to the 1998 American embassy bombings in east Africa and wanted by the U.S. for more than a decade, a U.S. official said.

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Mating season brings spike in danger of  deer collisions

Mating season brings spike in danger of deer collisions

October 5th, 2013 7:55 pm by Nick Shepherd

Tennessee is in the middle of the pack when it comes to the probability of motorists hitting a deer, ranking 25th out of the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Virginia ranks 12th.

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No. 6 Georgia rallies past Tennessee 34-31 in OT

No. 6 Georgia rallies past Tennessee 34-31 in OT

October 5th, 2013 7:42 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Marshall Morgan kicked a 42-yard field goal in overtime after No. 6 Georgia scored a tying touchdown with 5 seconds left in regulation as the Bulldogs beat Tennessee 34-31 on Saturday.

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