Kingsport Times News Saturday, March 28, 2015
KPD investigates shooting in Allandale community

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KPD investigates shooting in Allandale community

March 28th, 2015 11:43 am by Matthew Lane

The shooting victim drove to the McDonald's on West Stone Drive seeking help, police say.

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Hawkins 'assault on a fetus' defendants awaiting rehab

Hawkins 'assault on a fetus' defendants awaiting rehab

March 27th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Two Hawkins County women have been offered a chance to complete drug rehab as part of the new state law which favors treatment over prison for mothers of babies who are born addicted to drugs.

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For sale: Home on quiet street w/patio, naked man

For sale: Home on quiet street w/patio, naked man

March 27th, 2015 12:22 pm by Rain Smith

At approximately 2 p.m., a Realtor visited a residence that's for sale in Kingsport. Shortly after arrival to the property she was dialing police, as an unknown man was found "lying under a picnic table without anything on."

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Regional & National Business & Technology
Nation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green money

Nation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green money

March 28th, 2015 2:13 pm by RAY HENRY, Associated Press

The biggest player in the beleaguered nuclear power industry wants a place alongside solar, wind and hydroelectric power collecting extra money for producing carbon-free electricity.

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Opinion
Netanyahu shouldn't worry about Obama's taunts, threats

Netanyahu shouldn't worry about Obama's taunts, threats

March 28th, 2015 2:00 pm by Editorial Board

What will be left behind when Obama leaves office is a huge sign of relief. His animosity toward Israel is obvious - and embarrassing. That the "if you like your doctor, you can keep your doctor" president belittles Netanyahu for campaign rhetoric is laug

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Penske to NASCAR team: No manipulating tires

Penske to NASCAR team: No manipulating tires

March 28th, 2015 1:50 pm by JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer

There is rampant industry speculation that some NASCAR crews are drilling tiny holes in tires to allow air to escape during a race, a process known as "bleeding," and NASCAR has confiscated tires the last two weeks.

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Search continues for missing after apparent NYC gas blast

Search continues for missing after apparent NYC gas blast

March 28th, 2015 1:40 pm by Associated Press

An apparent gas line explosion leveled three Manhattan apartment buildings Thursday. Investigators continue to piece together what exactly caused the blast that injured 22.

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Scott County schools set end-of-year calendar and graduation dates

Scott County schools set end-of-year calendar and graduation dates

March 28th, 2015 12:00 pm by Marci Gore

Superintendent of Schools John Ferguson presented three options to school board members during Thursday's meeting on how the school system could make up the 18 days of school missed this year due to inclement weather.

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Teen speedster busted again, contractors investigated and more this week in crime

Teen speedster busted again, contractors investigated and more this week in crime

March 28th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 20 through 27.

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Griffith hails planning district commission's selection to Innovation Challenge workshop next month

Griffith hails planning district commission's selection to Innovation Challenge workshop next month

March 27th, 2015 10:00 pm by Stephen Igo

"I want to extend my sincere contratulations to the Lenowisco Planning District Commission on advancing in the Innovation Challenge effort. My office was glad to identify this important initiative and encourage participation"

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Sports Sports Live Photos

Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett vs Lenoir City Soccer

March 27th, 2015 9:13 pm by Ned Jilton

Highlights from the Jon Metcalf Highland Cup soccer match between the Indians and the Panthers. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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