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Bill seeks to allow grocery store wine sales this summer

Bill seeks to allow grocery store wine sales this summer

January 6th, 2015 8:06 am by Associated Press

Other efforts to change the law could include eliminating a mandatory 20 percent mark-up on wine and minimum square footage requirements for convenience stores.

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Some 30,000 Germans protest against anti-Islam rallies

Some 30,000 Germans protest against anti-Islam rallies

January 5th, 2015 11:25 pm by DAVID RISING, Associated Press

The square around the Cologne Cathedral was plunged into darkness Monday evening after the landmark in western Germany shut down its lights in a silent protest of weekly rallies in Dresden.

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Jury selection starts in Boston Marathon case

Jury selection starts in Boston Marathon case

January 5th, 2015 11:06 pm by DENISE LAVOIE, AP Legal Affairs Writer

BOSTON — Some of the prospective jurors who could decide Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's fate got their first look Monday at the young man accused of bombing the Boston Marathon.

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13-year-old shot in Scott County hunting accident

13-year-old shot in Scott County hunting accident

January 5th, 2015 9:30 pm by Staff Report

The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is investigating a hunting accident that happened over the weekend in Scott County.

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Suspected drugged driver stopped with small children in truck

Suspected drugged driver stopped with small children in truck

January 5th, 2015 9:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

"He said a lady had given him some pills in Washington County (Va.), and he was so messed up he kicked the lady out of the truck with his 4-year-old son and made them walk in the rain," Alley told the Times-News Monday.

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Former Lee County prison guard sentenced for accepting bribes from inmate

Former Lee County prison guard sentenced for accepting bribes from inmate

January 5th, 2015 7:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport man has been sentenced to a year in federal prison after receiving more than $10,000 to smuggle tobacco products and cell phones to an inmate while he was working as a prison guard at a penitentiary in Lee County.

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"Social Event of the Year" set for Feb. 6

"Social Event of the Year" set for Feb. 6

January 5th, 2015 6:00 pm by Staff reports

"The Kingsport Chamber Annual Dinner continues to set itself apart each year as the can't miss event," said Andy Wampler, "I know we will have another record crowd as we celebrate a great year of continued growth and progress in our community."

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RAM clinic coming to Bristol in May, first time in Tri-Cities since 2013

RAM clinic coming to Bristol in May, first time in Tri-Cities since 2013

January 5th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"Last time we were here, we did about 1,200 patients and several hundreds of thousands of dollars of free care," said Stan Brock, Found of RAM. "This year, we're hoping for an even bigger turnout."

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Police arbitrate pizza feud

Police arbitrate pizza feud

January 5th, 2015 2:33 pm by Rain Smith

When a pizza was delivered to the Blountville man's home, he claimed it was late in arriving and refused to pay, then threatened to beat up the driver.

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United's 2014 profit lagged all U.S. airlines, even as stock soared

United's 2014 profit lagged all U.S. airlines, even as stock soared

January 5th, 2015 2:19 pm by By Gregory Karp, Chicago Tribune

Southwest Airlines was among the operating-profit leaders, with a 12 percent margin, matching Delta Air Lines.

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