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Update: Prosecutors drop murder-for-hire charge against AC/DC's Phil Rudd

Update: Prosecutors drop murder-for-hire charge against AC/DC's Phil Rudd

November 6th, 2014 5:47 pm by Associated Press

But the 60-year-old member of the popular Australian band still faces a serious charge of threatening to kill, which comes with a maximum prison term of seven years. He also faces charges of possessing methamphetamine and marijuana.

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Fox's Ablow regularly 'diagnoses' Obama

Fox's Ablow regularly 'diagnoses' Obama

November 6th, 2014 5:39 pm by DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press

There's no evidence that psychiatrist Keith Ablow has actually treated the president. Yet the Fox News Channel analyst freely mixes psychiatric assessments with political criticism, a unique twist in the realm of cable news commentary.

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Entertainment
Miranda Lambert makes history at CMAs

Miranda Lambert makes history at CMAs

November 6th, 2014 8:17 am by MESFIN FEKADU, AP Music Writer

Lambert's four wins Wednesday night give the 30-year-old a total of 11 Country Music Association trophies throughout her career, putting her ahead of any other female act.

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Sports Entertainment
Sports special for Brokaw looks at hunting season

Sports special for Brokaw looks at hunting season

November 5th, 2014 9:40 pm by DAVID BAUDER, Associated Press

Tom Brokaw will take NBC Sports Network viewers with him on a trip to his native South Dakota for pheasant hunting season, a special that could become the template for a regular series.

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Gate City man wins tickets to ride Santa Train

Gate City man wins tickets to ride Santa Train

November 5th, 2014 7:14 pm by Staff Report

GATE CITY — Randy Griffin of Gate City is the winner of the two tickets to ride on the 2014 Santa Train, which will travel from Elkhorn City, Ky., to Kingsport on Nov. 22.

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Sullivan South grad returns to Kingsport to promote first novel

Sullivan South grad returns to Kingsport to promote first novel

November 5th, 2014 10:18 am by Rick Wagner

The book is set in Rogersville, and include mentions of Pal's Sudden Service fast-food chain, Eastman Chemical Co. and Bays Mountain Park.

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Area gamers scramble to pick up latest Call of Duty installment

Area gamers scramble to pick up latest Call of Duty installment

November 5th, 2014 8:19 am by Matthew Lane

As millions of Americans were going to the polls on Tuesday to exercise their civic duty in the voting booth, millions more were driving to purchase the new Call of Duty game — "Advanced Warfare."

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Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad

Shy bladder group protests DirecTV ad

November 4th, 2014 5:26 pm by Staff Report

Shy bladder sufferers want DirecTV to stop airing a television ad where a "painfully awkward" actor Rob Lowe says that he can't urinate in public. The satellite TV company suggests its critics should be able to take a joke.

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Former 'Utopia' contestants reunite in NE Tenn.

Former 'Utopia' contestants reunite in NE Tenn.

November 4th, 2014 10:37 am by Marci Gore

Jonathan Lovelace, pastor of The Promise Church in Church Hill, was one of 15 people who were chosen to create an ideal community — or utopia — with little or no resources earlier this year.

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Sesame Street marks 45th birthday

Sesame Street marks 45th birthday

November 3rd, 2014 10:20 am by BETH J. HARPAZ, Associated Press

So even though parents who grew up watching "Sesame Street" can still see old favorites like Big Bird, things on the street have changed since the show debuted 45 years ago on Nov. 10, 1969.

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