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July 4th Rogersville celebration facing cuts due to loss of $60,000 in funding

July 4th Rogersville celebration facing cuts due to loss of $60,000 in funding

June 8th, 2015 10:21 am by Jeff Bobo

Dr. Blaine Jones said the most likely areas that would be cut include the "Kids Zone" inflatable bouncing play area and the massive fireworks show that concludes the event.

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On overseas tour, Jeb Bush hopes to prove himself on foreign policy

On overseas tour, Jeb Bush hopes to prove himself on foreign policy

June 8th, 2015 10:20 am by By Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

Jeb Bush, 62, spent the bulk of his adult life in south Florida, one of the most multicultural places in the nation. As governor of Florida, he led more than a dozen international missions, and he has visited 29 countries since then.

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Texas officer on leave after video shows him pushing teen

Texas officer on leave after video shows him pushing teen

June 8th, 2015 10:18 am by Associated Press

A suburban Dallas police officer has been placed on administrative leave after a video was posted online showing him pushing a 14-year-old girl in a swimsuit to the ground and pointing his gun at other teens.

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Cuomo: Prison escape probe focuses on likely 'inside' help

Cuomo: Prison escape probe focuses on likely 'inside' help

June 8th, 2015 10:18 am by MICHAEL HILL, Associated Press

Investigators are looking into whether civilian employees or private contractors helped two convicted killers obtain the power tools they used to break out of a maximum-security state prison near the Canadian border

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AP analysis: Companies 'adjust' profits more in their favor

AP analysis: Companies 'adjust' profits more in their favor

June 8th, 2015 10:17 am by BERNARD CONDON, AP Business Writer

As the stock market climbs ever higher, professional investors are warning that companies are presenting misleading versions of their results that ignore a wide variety of costs running a business to make it seem like they're doing better than they really

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NYC highway melee trial exposes life as undercover detective

NYC highway melee trial exposes life as undercover detective

June 8th, 2015 10:16 am by COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press

"The nature of the work is secret, but at the end of the day, you're still a police officer, you have a duty," said Nick Casale, a former officer-turned-private eye. "You can blow your cover if a crime is about to be committed."

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City leaders to revisit Kingsport Riverwalk: Plans to develop as arts, heritage, entertainment district have stagnated

City leaders to revisit Kingsport Riverwalk: Plans to develop as arts, heritage, entertainment district have stagnated

June 8th, 2015 9:32 am by Matthew Lane

Kingsport has spent nearly $3 million in city funds and grants to improve the infrastructure of the riverfront area, from transforming the intersection at Industry into a roundabout and building a new boat ramp

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Networking means you have to work

Networking means you have to work - VIDEO

June 8th, 2015 9:19 am by Hank Hayes

GrowthWheel says you should mark up the groups where your network needs expansion, plus note who in your current network can help the most with challenges you are facing at the moment.

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'One church in two locations' Two Scott County Baptist churches merge

'One church in two locations' Two Scott County Baptist churches merge

June 8th, 2015 8:00 am by Marci Gore

"So much of what we hear about church life and pastors is negative," Pastor Lester Morelock said. "I want people to look at this and say, 'A group of people chose to do the right thing.' That's what we've done. We chose to do the right thing."

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Abortions declining in nearly all states

Abortions declining in nearly all states

June 7th, 2015 8:23 pm by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

Abortions have declined in states where new laws make it harder to have them - but they've also waned in states where abortion rights are protected, an Associated Press survey finds.

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