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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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Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

September 5th, 2013 7:58 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Lynn Whitaker knew something was wrong soon after son Max was born on July 2, 2010. Max said “Momma” and “Dada” when he was 9 or 10 months old, but he only said the words once.

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Tennessee WR Young out 4-6 weeks with broken hand

Tennessee WR Young out 4-6 weeks with broken hand

September 5th, 2013 7:44 am by Associated Press

Tennessee wide receiver/kick returner Devrin Young is expected to miss four to six weeks after breaking his hand during practice Tuesday.

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Castro’s jailhouse suicide brings little sympathy

Castro’s jailhouse suicide brings little sympathy

September 4th, 2013 10:42 pm by Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) — “This man couldn’t take, for even a month, a small portion of what he had dished out for more than a decade,” said Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty.

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Teen dead, more hurt in Texas high school stabbing

Teen dead, more hurt in Texas high school stabbing

September 4th, 2013 10:01 pm by Associated Press

SPRING, Texas (AP) — A fight inside a Houston-area high school escalated into a series of stabbings Wednesday that left a 17-year-old student dead and three others wounded, sheriff’s officials said.

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SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity

SW Va. cancer survivor nabs tabs for charity premium content

September 4th, 2013 9:37 pm by Stephen Igo

COEBURN — It took Matt Skeens close to two years, but he collected enough aluminum can tabs to fill one 10-gallon container and half of another one. And no, it’s not just an eccentric hobby.

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