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Gas line break closes section of Wilcox Drive

Gas line break closes section of Wilcox Drive

February 5th, 2015 3:04 pm by Staff Report

A high-traffic area of Kingsport that was already expecting delays was totally closed at 2:45 Thursday afternoon.

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Mom who exposed fetus to drugs charged under new, softer law

Mom who exposed fetus to drugs charged under new, softer law

February 5th, 2015 12:47 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE - A woman who allegedly admitted to taking subutex and hydrocodone prior to the birth of her son was arrested Wednesday on one count of assault on a fetus. The charge was previously a felony, but is now misdemeanor assault.

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Police: Hawkins man steals $32K in equipment from Food City site

Police: Hawkins man steals $32K in equipment from Food City site

February 5th, 2015 11:59 am by NET News Service

A Rogersville man was arrested Wednesday following an accusation that he stole construction equipment worth about $32,000 from the Food City construction site on North State of Franklin Road.

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VIDEO: KPD seeks 'persons of interest' in stolen car case

VIDEO: KPD seeks 'persons of interest' in stolen car case

February 5th, 2015 9:37 am by Rain Smith

The New Year's Day theft of a vehicle - which had the keys left in the ignition - from the backyard of a Kingsport residence has police searching for two men.

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Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

Haslam unsure of next steps after defeat of Insure Tennessee

February 5th, 2015 7:45 am by Associated Press

While the governor had the strong support of hospital and doctors associations and the state Chamber of Commerce, many Republicans remained unwilling to cast their votes in favor of a program funded through President Barack Obama's health care law.

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Hackers infiltrate insurer Anthem, access customer details

Hackers infiltrate insurer Anthem, access customer details

February 5th, 2015 7:12 am by TOM MURPHY, AP Business Writer

The nation's second-largest health insurer said it was contacting customers affected by the "very sophisticated" cyberattack and was working to figure out how many people were affected.

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Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

Woman nets second child neglect charge from Kingsport police

February 4th, 2015 6:00 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport mother's Tuesday arrest marked her second for alleged child neglect and abuse in only two weeks, with a male suspect also charged in the latest incident.

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Anger, grief in Mideast at IS killing of Jordanian pilot

Anger, grief in Mideast at IS killing of Jordanian pilot

February 4th, 2015 5:51 pm by Associated Press

Political and religious leaders united in outrage and condemnation, saying the slaying of the airman goes against Islam's teachings.

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Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

Update: Haslam's Insure Tennessee health plan fails in legislature

February 4th, 2015 4:17 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Even though lawmakers who voted against the plan said their decision was more policy-related than personal, the defeat was nonetheless a stinging rebuke to the governor, who breezed to re-election with 70 percent of the vote.

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Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

Police say drunk Hawkins man crashes car that ran him over

February 4th, 2015 3:46 pm by Nick Shepherd

Things went from bad to worse for a Church Hill man who was allegedly run over by his wife when he was arrested for driving under the influence - crashing the same car that ran him over.

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