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Silicon Valley keenly awaits latest Lego robot kit

Silicon Valley keenly awaits latest Lego robot kit

August 18th, 2013 5:30 pm by MARTHA MENDOZA, AP National Writer

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Few are more excited about Lego’s new Mindstorms sets rolling out next month than Silicon Valley engineers.

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Prosecutors getting to motive in Fort Hood trial

Prosecutors getting to motive in Fort Hood trial

August 18th, 2013 5:09 pm by MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press

FORT HOOD, Texas — The prosecutors pursuing the death penalty against the Army psychiatrist accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage will soon begin trying to answer a difficult but key question.

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Logano holds off Harvick for Michigan win

Logano holds off Harvick for Michigan win

August 18th, 2013 4:02 pm by NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

Joey Logano boosted his chances of reaching the Chase for the Sprint Cup, winning for the first time this season in a fuel-mileage race at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday.

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Congress split on cutting off aid to Egypt

Congress split on cutting off aid to Egypt

August 18th, 2013 12:59 pm by STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

Congress is divided over whether the U.S. should cut off military aid to Egypt amid spiraling violence on the streets of an important Middle East ally. "Let's face it, most of the aid has gone out the door this year," said Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.

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Gibson: 'Cheaters' like Braun rob other players

Gibson: 'Cheaters' like Braun rob other players

August 18th, 2013 12:58 pm by CHRIS ADAMSKI, Associated Press

Kirk Gibson would like to have a private conversation with disgraced slugger Ryan Braun. "If he thinks he's giving back to the game, he has a different idea of how to give back than I do."

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Church group dedicates new home built for 90-year-old WWII vet - VIDEO

August 18th, 2013 10:21 am by Jeff Bobo

A church group from Florence, S.C. returned to Hawkins County Saturday to help dedicate the home they built this summer in the Mooresburg community for 90-year-old WWII veteran George Dean.

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Stories you may have missed

Stories you may have missed

August 18th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at interesting local stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Project provides clothes, supplies for Scott County students

Project provides clothes, supplies for Scott County students

August 18th, 2013 9:10 am by Wes Bunch

DUFFIELD — Last week, members of the Scott County Rotary Club began making the rounds at the county’s 14 school campuses to deliver bags loaded with clothes, shoes and other necessities for more than 200 children.

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Sertoma Club honors long-time volunteer

Sertoma Club honors long-time volunteer

August 18th, 2013 8:00 am by Leigh Ann Laube

The Sertoma Club of Kingsport will honor the memory of former member Walter V. Pope, who led the Appalachian Fair food concessions for 31 years, with a sign posted at the fair’s concession area.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Finchum crowned Kingsport Speedway Late Model champ - VIDEO

August 18th, 2013 12:10 am by Jeff Bobo

After setting a new track record of 14.944 seconds in qualifying and winning the first of two 50-lap Late Model Stock features, 18-year-old Chad Finchum from Knoxville appeared to be cruising to his first season championship.

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