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Roe touts his bill to repeal the IPAB

Roe touts his bill to repeal the IPAB - VIDEO

May 12th, 2015 8:24 am by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT - U.S. Rep Phil Roe advocated legislation on Monday to repeal a federal panel that would be created under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act - also known as Obamacare - to rein in and oversee Medicare spending.

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Study: Americans becoming less Christian, more secular

Study: Americans becoming less Christian, more secular

May 12th, 2015 8:16 am by Associated Press

Christianity is still the dominant faith by far in the U.S.; 7 in 10 Americans identify with the tradition. However, the ranks of Christians have declined as the segment of people with no religion has grown, the survey says.

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Photo Gallery: Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table celebrates 25th anniversary

May 11th, 2015 10:15 pm by Ned Jilton

The Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table celebrated its 25 anniversary Monday night with two special guest, James I. "Bud" Robertson and musician John L. VanArsdall, aka "CanJoe John"

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Picasso painting sells for $179 million; Giacometti sculpture for $141 million

Picasso painting sells for $179 million; Giacometti sculpture for $141 million

May 11th, 2015 9:14 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for nearly $179.4 million on Monday.

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Tornadoes kill at least five in Texas and Arkansas

Tornadoes kill at least five in Texas and Arkansas

May 11th, 2015 9:08 pm by Associated Press

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Emergency responders searched through splintered wreckage Monday after a line of tornadoes battered several small communities in Texas and Arkansas.

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KPD on hunt for debit card thief who rented movies, went on shopping spree

KPD on hunt for debit card thief who rented movies, went on shopping spree

May 11th, 2015 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to a press release, an unknown white male went shopping with a stolen debit card on April 29. The man spent $35.22 at Zoomers, $31.51 at Walgreens, $6.57 at Redbox and $1 at a gas station.

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Tennessee Republican Party again targets Vaughn in mailer

Tennessee Republican Party again targets Vaughn in mailer

May 11th, 2015 8:44 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT - The Tennessee Republican Party (TNGOP) again has Nathan Vaughn in its political crosshairs, this time in an election traditionally viewed as non-partisan.

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Hawkins home vandalized with hatchet, bat, owner's shotgun

Hawkins home vandalized with hatchet, bat, owner's shotgun

May 11th, 2015 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

Randy Fields opted against telling the Hawkins County Sheriff's Office who he suspects of vandalizing his home on Stanley Valley Road near Surgoinsville.

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One position, two elections Scott voters get two votes to fill Revenue Commissioner post

One position, two elections Scott voters get two votes to fill Revenue Commissioner post

May 11th, 2015 8:00 pm by Marci Gore

The winner of this election will take the office beginning on Jan. 1, 2016. Voters will then cast a separate vote for someone to fill the office from Nov. 4 through Dec. 31.

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Suspected infidelity results in alleged double vehicular assault

Suspected infidelity results in alleged double vehicular assault - VIDEO

May 11th, 2015 6:11 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Bean Station man who allegedly used his Dodge Ram pickup to "ram" a vehicle containing his wife and her suspected lover Sunday near Rogersville is facing two felony aggravated assault charges.

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