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US turns up heat on faulty air bag supplier

US turns up heat on faulty air bag supplier

October 30th, 2014 8:00 pm by TOM KRISHER and DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writers

Lawmakers say that 30 million cars with potentially faulty Takata air bags are driving on U.S. roads.

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Man tells JC police that Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

Man tells JC police that Kingsport woman tried to run over him on I-26

October 30th, 2014 6:13 pm by NET News Service

Latoyia Griffith, 30, 172 Mullins St., Kingsport, was charged with aggravated domestic assault.

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Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay

Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay

October 30th, 2014 6:05 pm by Associated Press

Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay," makes him the highest-profile business executive in the nation to publicly acknowledge his sexual orientation.

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Robber nabbed after fall through ceiling

Robber nabbed after fall through ceiling

October 30th, 2014 4:59 pm by Rain Smith

A man wanted for Walmart robberies in both Rogersville and Kingsport — allegedly pulling a knife on employees at each store — was arrested after the floor to an attic gave way, sending him crashing down to the kitchen as police searched the home.

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Update: Small plane crashes at Kansas airport, killing 4

Update: Small plane crashes at Kansas airport, killing 4

October 30th, 2014 3:01 pm by ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press

Three of the dead were inside the building when the plane crashed into it at the city's Mid-Continent Airport, and the fourth was found on the roof and is believed to be the pilot, Wichita Fire Chief Ronald Blackwell said Thursday afternoon.

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Possum provokes fearful 911 flashback

Possum provokes fearful 911 flashback

October 30th, 2014 2:36 pm by Rain Smith

A man called 911 on a possum "with blood coming out of one side of its mouth," adding that the animal refused to leave his yard. Due to his past run-in with a rabbit, the experience was particularly harrowing.

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Child porn nets 'Incest Dad' 27 years in prison

Child porn nets 'Incest Dad' 27 years in prison

October 30th, 2014 1:19 pm by Matthew Lane

One of the emails from the Sullivan County man contained a sexually explicit picture of his 10-year-old mentally challenged daughter and himself.

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KINGSPORT ANIMAL SHELTER - Adopt a Furry Friend! 10.30.14 - VIDEO

October 30th, 2014 11:00 am by Matthew Carroll

We meet some new adoptable shelter animals on this week's Furry Friends video. This week we meet: Polo, Newman, Tubby, Hersey, and Daria. Also, the photo gallery below has photos of adoptable shelter animals.

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Truck crash 'rains' debris on Russell home

Truck crash 'rains' debris on Russell home

October 30th, 2014 8:30 am by Stephen Igo

An adult male inside the home was not injured as the debris fell onto his house. The truck's driver, Timothy C. Hoss, 50, of Bristol, Va., was flown to Bristol Regional Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.

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America's favorite Halloween treats: Chocolate and candy corn (not together).

America's favorite Halloween treats: Chocolate and candy corn (not together).

October 30th, 2014 6:45 am by J. H. Osborne

Today is National Candy Corn Day, but the tri-colored treat still ranks as American's second favorite Halloween candy, coming well behind chocolate.

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