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Homeless man turns in money-filled backpack

Homeless man turns in money-filled backpack

September 16th, 2013 12:26 pm by Associated Press

Boston police say a homeless man who found a backpack containing tens of thousands of dollars in cash and traveler's checks turned it over to authorities.

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Update: 12 killed in Navy Yard shooting

Update: 12 killed in Navy Yard shooting

September 16th, 2013 11:01 am by Associated Press

As many as three gunmen opened fire Monday inside the Washington Navy Yard, attacking office workers at a heavily guarded military facility in the heart of the nation's capital.

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Local News
KPD says car going 104 mph in fiery crash on Fort Henry Drive Saturday

KPD says car going 104 mph in fiery crash on Fort Henry Drive Saturday

September 16th, 2013 10:38 am by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport crash reconstructionists said one vehicle was travelling 104 mph when it struck an SUV, causing a fiery crash on Fort Henry Drive and claiming one life, the Kingsport Police Deparment said today.

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7 in East Tenn. sentenced for making meth

7 in East Tenn. sentenced for making meth

September 16th, 2013 9:15 am by Associated Press

The U.S. attorney's office in Greeneville says law enforcement agents found meth labs, or meth-making equipment and residue, at four sites in Johnson City in January and February.

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Police responding to reported shooter at Navy Yard

Police responding to reported shooter at Navy Yard

September 16th, 2013 9:14 am by Associated Press

At least one person was injured in a shooting Monday morning at a building at the Washington Navy Yard, the U.S. Navy said, as authorities searched for an active shooter.

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Local paramedics prepare for health care reform

Local paramedics prepare for health care reform

September 16th, 2013 8:58 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

The business of emergency response is always facing new challenges, but another one headed their way is something the entire medical community faces — health care reform.

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Community Local News
What God is doing: Gate City teen called to missions, headed for Uganda

What God is doing: Gate City teen called to missions, headed for Uganda

September 16th, 2013 8:51 am by Leigh Ann Laube

It wasn’t until last summer that Holy McConnell, 16, felt the tug toward international missions. A band student, she had considered a career in music, maybe working as a music teacher. But God told her otherwise, she said.

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Art Guild benefits from late donor’s final gift

Art Guild benefits from late donor’s final gift

September 16th, 2013 8:47 am by Jessica Fischer

For years, the monetary awards handed out at the Kingsport Art Guild’s annual Appalachian Art Show were funded by an anonymous benefactor. When that benefactor died a few months ago, she left one final gift behind.

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Science of addiction: My first thought was, ‘Man where do I get some more of that?’

Science of addiction: My first thought was, ‘Man where do I get some more of that?’

September 16th, 2013 8:21 am by Nick Shepherd

Addiction is a silent disease that affects millions of Americans every year. There are very few warning signs when a person starts down the path of addiction, but once the disease takes hold, it’s obvious.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Matt Kenseth wins opening Chase race at Chicago

Matt Kenseth wins opening Chase race at Chicago

September 16th, 2013 12:47 am by Associated Press

JOLIET, Ill. — Matt Kenseth restored order to a chaotic week for NASCAR with a steely victory over teammate Kyle Busch in the opening race for the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

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