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Aereo suspends service after Supreme Court ruling

Aereo suspends service after Supreme Court ruling

June 28th, 2014 4:32 pm by Associated Press

Online-streaming service Aereo Inc. is temporarily closing down its operation, three days after it was dealt an unfavorable ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Auto review: Buick LaCrosse leads GM's campaign to attract younger buyers

Auto review: Buick LaCrosse leads GM's campaign to attract younger buyers

June 27th, 2014 12:54 pm by By G. Chambers Williams III, Fort Worth Star-Telegram (MCT)

While Chevrolet and Cadillac have charged forward to help lead General Motors' post-bankruptcy revival, Buick has undergone a renaissance as well, an effort that has worked to bring a younger clientele into the premium brand.

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Hawkins IDB approves TVA nuke plant ruins for SWAT training

Hawkins IDB approves TVA nuke plant ruins for SWAT training

June 27th, 2014 6:30 am by Jeff Bobo

Hawkins County's SWAT team trains in schools, churches, mountains, fields, urban setting, forests, and just about any other type of environment that can be found in this region. Add to that post-nuclear wasteland.

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Chamber celebrates wins in Tenn. Legislature

Chamber celebrates wins in Tenn. Legislature

June 27th, 2014 12:28 am by Hank Hayes

Catherine Glover, speaking before about 150 business leaders and elected officials at the Kingsport Farmers Market, pointed out no new business taxes made it through the legislature this year.

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Airport authority passes spending plan

Airport authority passes spending plan

June 26th, 2014 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Airport Authority commissioners decided Thursday to hold the line on airline landing fees and terminal rents at Tri-Cities Regional Airport while passing a $5.9 million spending plan for the fiscal year starting July 1.

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Stocks head lower on Wall Street, led by banks

Stocks head lower on Wall Street, led by banks

June 26th, 2014 6:49 pm by Associated Press

The Standard & Poor's 500 index sank 2.31 points, or 0.1 percent, to close at 1,957.22, while the Nasdaq composite index fell 0.71 of a point to 4,379.05. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 21.38 points, or 0.1 percent, to close at 16,846.13.

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VIDEO REPORT: Area Vietnam Vets honor Rogersville Walmart for help with fundraising

VIDEO REPORT: Area Vietnam Vets honor Rogersville Walmart for help with fundraising - VIDEO

June 26th, 2014 4:38 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Rogersville Walmart and its manager Brenda Frazier were honored Thursday by area members of the Vietnam Veterans of America for assisting in VVA fundraising and membership drive efforts.

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Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized, surgary drinks

Court strikes down New York City ban on super-sized, surgary drinks

June 26th, 2014 3:53 pm by By Tina Susman, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

The state's highest court on Thursday struck down New York City's law banning the sale of super-sized sugary drinks.

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Rogersville awarded Arts and Culture grants

Rogersville awarded Arts and Culture grants

June 26th, 2014 11:44 am by Jeff Bobo

One will help pay for the annual Heritage Days festival which takes place in downtown Rogersville, while the other will help pay for a new mural being painted on the side of a building.

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Google shows off watches, cars and TVs using Android software

Google shows off watches, cars and TVs using Android software

June 26th, 2014 8:14 am by By Brandon Bailey, San Jose Mercury News (MCT)

Google Inc. touted new models of smart watches, connected cars and Internet-enabled TVs on Wednesday, all based on the company's Android software.

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