Kingsport Times News Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Inspiration behind 'A Beautiful Mind' dies in car crash

Inspiration behind 'A Beautiful Mind' dies in car crash

May 24th, 2015 2:40 pm by BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI, Associated Press

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," and his wife were killed in a car crash Saturday on the New Jersey Turnpike.

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Gala to be a celebration of locally produced food

Gala to be a celebration of locally produced food

May 23rd, 2015 10:39 pm by HOLLY NELMS

Appalachian Sustainable Development will be hosting the fifth annual Farm to Fork Gala at MeadowView Marriott in Kingsport on June 6 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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McHale to host annual ESPY awards

McHale to host annual ESPY awards

May 22nd, 2015 7:43 pm by Associated Press

Actor and talk-show host Joel McHale will be the host of the annual ESPY Awards show in July, ESPN announced Friday.

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Harlem Globetrotters great Haynes dies at 89

Harlem Globetrotters great Haynes dies at 89

May 22nd, 2015 4:45 pm by Associated Press

Marques Haynes, the legendary Harlem Globetrotters showman often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, has died. He was 89.

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What's opening in theaters next week

What's opening in theaters next week

May 22nd, 2015 9:47 am by By Rene Rodriguez, Miami Herald (TNS)

A rundown of all the movies being released in theaters across the country this weekend.

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NBC's 'Aquarius' takes on 1960s Los Angeles

NBC's 'Aquarius' takes on 1960s Los Angeles

May 22nd, 2015 9:45 am by By Rick Bentley, The Fresno Bee (TNS)

David Duchovny trades tracking aliens for chasing mass murders as a Los Angeles detective trying to do his job in a world of free love, long hair, cheap drugs, police brutality, rising crime, protests, Black Power and the Vietnam War.

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Movie review: Aloft' can't land a solid story, with crucial pieces missing

Movie review: Aloft' can't land a solid story, with crucial pieces missing

May 22nd, 2015 9:44 am by By Rebecca Keegan, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

"Aloft" sets up a compelling mystery - how could a loving mother abandon her son? - and then, frustratingly, refuses to solve it.

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Ice Cube has come a long way, but is going back to the beginning

Ice Cube has come a long way, but is going back to the beginning

May 22nd, 2015 9:43 am by By Chris Riemenschneider, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) (TNS)

Ice Cube knows where he stands among younger fans: Many know him more from saccharine Hollywood movies like "Are We There Yet?" than from bitter and incendiary landmark rap albums such as "Straight Outta Compton" and "AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted."

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KAR to host Wilderness Trail Rod Run

KAR to host Wilderness Trail Rod Run

May 21st, 2015 8:00 pm by Holly Nelms

The Kingsport Antique and Rod Club is bringing food, fun and cars to downtown Kingsport at the 36th annual Wilderness Trail Rod Run this weekend.

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Chuck Wicks to headline third annual Brinley Addington's Hometown Throwdown

Chuck Wicks to headline third annual Brinley Addington's Hometown Throwdown

May 21st, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Headlining the Children's Miracle Network event are Brinley Addington, a Kingsport native and rising country music star, and Chuck Wicks, who topped the charts in 2008 with the hit song, "Stealing Cinderella."

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