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Women face gender-specific challenges in fighting addiction and alcoholism

Women face gender-specific challenges in fighting addiction and alcoholism

June 29th, 2014 12:00 pm by By Howard Cohen, The Miami Herald (MCT)

The National Institute for Alcohol and Alcohol Abuse estimates that about 5.5 million women drink alcohol at levels that place their health at risk.

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'She picked drugs over me,' new high school principal, "Gentleman Farms" and more stories you may have missed

'She picked drugs over me,' new high school principal, "Gentleman Farms" and more stories you may have missed

June 29th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Feds order full review of Coalfields Expressway

Feds order full review of Coalfields Expressway

June 28th, 2014 10:00 pm by Stephen Igo

The Federal Highway Administration is requiring the Virginia Department of Transportation to conduct a full environmental impact study for a 26-mile section of the Coalfields Expressway.

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Photos: The Pinnacle Bass Pro Shops sneak peek

Photos: The Pinnacle Bass Pro Shops sneak peek

June 28th, 2014 7:00 pm by Hank Hayes

Development of the 104,000 square-foot anchor tenant of The Pinnacle — a 400-acre mixed use site — is heading toward the homestretch at the intersection of Interstate 81 and Highway 11W.

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Cosmic caffeine: Astronauts getting espresso maker

Cosmic caffeine: Astronauts getting espresso maker

June 28th, 2014 2:00 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

Astronauts of all nationalities have long grumbled about the tepid instant coffee served in pouches and drunk with straws 260 miles above Earth. The pouches and straws aren't going away, but at least the brew will pack some zero-gravity punch.

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Update: Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

Update: Benghazi suspect pleads not guilty before judge

June 28th, 2014 1:32 pm by MARK SHERMAN, PETE YOST, ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The Libyan militant accused of masterminding the deadly Benghazi attacks appeared briefly for the first time in an American courtroom, pleading not guilty Saturday to a terrorism-related charge nearly two weeks after he was captured by special forces.

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Hawaii at center of battle over aquarium fish

Hawaii at center of battle over aquarium fish

June 28th, 2014 1:00 pm by AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press

Scientists say the aquarium fishery off the Big Island is among the best managed in the world, but it has nevertheless become the focus of a fight over whether it's ever appropriate to remove fish from reefs for people to look at and enjoy.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

June 28th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a man arrested with 333 rounds of ammo after previously warning of the apocalypse, a man getting punched for trying to free a puppy in a car and a woman charged with attempted murder, among others

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UPDATE: Kingsport man killed when car hits cow on I-26

UPDATE: Kingsport man killed when car hits cow on I-26

June 28th, 2014 9:21 am by NET News Service

Johnson City police have released the name of a Kingsport man who was killed after his car collided with a cow that was walking along Interstate 26 on Friday night.

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KPD seek woman who allegedly cashed counterfeit payroll checks

KPD seek woman who allegedly cashed counterfeit payroll checks

June 27th, 2014 10:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Kingsport police are asking for the public's help in locating a woman who allegedly cashed Big Lots payroll checks at different locations around the city.

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