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Road rage fuels machete attack in Kingsport

November 23rd, 2014 12:33 pm by Rain Smith

Road rage on Interstate 26 in Kingsport escalated to attempted murder, according to police, as a man wielded a machete to attack the occupant of another vehicle at an exit ramp.

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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel stepping down

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel stepping down

November 24th, 2014 10:09 am by By Christi Parsons, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

The move is aimed at opening the way for a new leadership structure to deal with changing national security challenges in the final two years of President Barack Obama's term, the official said.

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Can-do canine: Family hopes getting service dog will open up seizure-stricken son's world

Can-do canine: Family hopes getting service dog will open up seizure-stricken son's world

November 24th, 2014 8:44 am by Nick Shepherd

Seeing someone have a seizure is a scary experience. Seeing your son go from laughing to full-body convulsions a month before his first birthday is terrifying.

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Tenn. AG stays out of GOP letter on Obama

Tenn. AG stays out of GOP letter on Obama

November 24th, 2014 8:38 am by Staff Report

New Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery isn't joining a group of Republican colleagues from other states in issuing a statement vowing "appropriate action" on President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration.

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Buy Local: Downtown small businesses are hoping to reap dollars from 5th annual 'Small Business Saturday'

Buy Local: Downtown small businesses are hoping to reap dollars from 5th annual 'Small Business Saturday'

November 24th, 2014 8:11 am by Hank Hayes

Founded by American Express and held each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Small Business Saturday is an exclusive event for small retailers and other community businesses.

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Uncertainty fuels speculation on Ferguson decision

Uncertainty fuels speculation on Ferguson decision

November 24th, 2014 8:03 am by DAVID A. LIEB and ANDALE GROSS, Associated Press

The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson police officer, fueling new speculation about the timing as protesters demand justice for Michael Brown.

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Draw sets pairings for 32nd Arby's Classic

Draw sets pairings for 32nd Arby's Classic

November 24th, 2014 5:00 am by douglas fritz, net news service

The 32nd annual tournament runs Dec. 26-31 at Viking Hall in Bristol, Tenn.

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BMA has questions about laptops for students

BMA has questions about laptops for students

November 23rd, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The laptops would be used by students for three years, but KCS would keep the laptops an additional two years. John Payne said the plan is to purchase the laptops by the end of the year and have them in the hands of students sometime in early January.

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Working mother raising six children struggles at Christmas

Working mother raising six children struggles at Christmas

November 23rd, 2014 6:00 pm by Marci Gore

Tina Page, who works an early shift at Brookhaven so she can be home when her children get out of school, says after she pays her utilities and the rent for her single-wide trailer and lot there's just not much of her paycheck left.

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Huff, McCoy lead Eagles over Titans 43-24

Huff, McCoy lead Eagles over Titans 43-24

November 23rd, 2014 5:10 pm by ROB MAADDI, AP Pro Football Writer

Josh Huff returned the opening kickoff 107 yards, LeSean McCoy ran for 130 yards and the Eagles beat the Tennessee Titans 43-24 on Sunday.

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Amusement parks challenged by home entertainment

Amusement parks challenged by home entertainment

November 23rd, 2014 4:00 pm by TAMARA LUSH, Associated Press

A decade or two ago, folks went to theme parks big and small to experience the latest in entertainment and technology. Now, attractions need to come up with something better

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