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Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

Editorial: Business owner’s faith does not trump customer’s rights

September 5th, 2013 5:27 pm by Staff Report

A family-owned Christian bakery in Oregon has closed because of a boycott and campaign of harassment after the business refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple.

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Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

September 5th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a suspicious vehicle on a car lot, finding a man with his 14-year-old grandson. The man — who had moonshine, beer and liquor in his camper — said he was acting as security.

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Vols say their rushing attack still needs boost

Vols say their rushing attack still needs boost

September 5th, 2013 3:09 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee isn't treating its top rushing performance in three years as cause for celebration. The Volunteers instead are wondering how they can do better.

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Business & Technology
Yahoo unveils new logo in turnaround makeover

Yahoo unveils new logo in turnaround makeover

September 5th, 2013 2:59 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Yahoo has refreshed its logo for the first time since shortly after the Internet company's founding 18 years ago.

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NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

September 5th, 2013 2:50 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

NASA is headed back to the moon, this time to explore its thin atmosphere and rough dust.

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US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

September 5th, 2013 2:48 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

In declaring Syria a national security threat, President Barack Obama is warning as much about the leaders of Iran and North Korea as about Bashar Assad.

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Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

September 5th, 2013 1:26 pm by Rain Smith

A valet attendant at the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center has been arrested after allegedly stealing a guest's vehicle, then returning with it to work the next day.

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Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

September 5th, 2013 12:03 pm by Staff Report

A wanted Kingsport man reportedly jumped from a moving vehicle when spotted by police on Wednesday afternoon, leading Church Hill officers on a pair of foot pursuits.

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Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

September 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Rain Smith

A roll of flaming paper towels was thrown at the structure, according to police, while the suspects say they encountered the barn's owner in an earlier road rage incident.

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Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

September 5th, 2013 9:43 am by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman found an unknown man lying in her bed on Wednesday afternoon, with him allegedly telling her to "get out of my house" before pouring himself a drink in the kitchen.

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