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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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One still sought in pharmacy robbery, girlfriend accused of stealing car to help him

One still sought in pharmacy robbery, girlfriend accused of stealing car to help him

May 11th, 2015 5:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to police, Karen Clark entered into Collins Auto Sales and stole a 1992 Buick Skylark, after pretending to want to test drive the vehicle. Police are saying she stole the vehicle with the express purpose of using it to evade capture by law enfor

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UPDATE: Latest Zimmerman dust-up linked to prior road rage incident

UPDATE: Latest Zimmerman dust-up linked to prior road rage incident

May 11th, 2015 3:04 pm by Associated Press

LAKE MARY, Fla. - George Zimmerman narrowly missed getting shot Monday after a mysterious dispute.

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Local grocery store owners arrested on drug charges

Local grocery store owners arrested on drug charges

May 11th, 2015 11:27 am by Nick Shepherd

During the search of the grocery store, officers found narcotics, multiple weapons including a stolen gun, a large number of tools and a "significant" amount of cash, according to a press release.

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Model City early vote turnout up

Model City early vote turnout up

May 11th, 2015 10:00 am by J. H. Osborne

Model City voters are turning out at nearly twice the rate that they did for Kingsport's last city elections two years ago, based on early voting figures provided by the Sullivan County Election Commission.

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Obama summit with Persian Gulf leaders to focus on fraying ties

Obama summit with Persian Gulf leaders to focus on fraying ties

May 11th, 2015 9:56 am by By Paul Richter, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

The United States and its oil-rich gulf partners, who have fought as allies in multiple wars, have drifted apart amid the deepening chaos of the Middle East and anxieties over the growing regional influence of their historic rival, Iran.

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Dozens injured, 2 dead after tornadoes hit Texas, Arkansas

Dozens injured, 2 dead after tornadoes hit Texas, Arkansas

May 11th, 2015 9:54 am by Associated Press

Authorities said at a news conference Monday that 10 adults are unaccounted for and that 26 had been taken to hospitals. The extent of their injuries was not immediately clear. About 50 people stayed overnight at a church shelter.

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New blood tests, liquid biopsies, may transform cancer care

New blood tests, liquid biopsies, may transform cancer care

May 11th, 2015 9:53 am by MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer

A new type of blood test is starting to transform cancer treatment, sparing some patients the surgical and needle biopsies long needed to guide their care.

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Update: Police release name of 3 people, including an infant, killed in SW Virginia car accident

Update: Police release name of 3 people, including an infant, killed in SW Virginia car accident

May 11th, 2015 9:31 am by Staff and Associated Press report

The Associated Press reports an FJ Cruiser was traveling north on I-77 when it crossed through the median and struck a southbound Chevrolet Camaro. A Toyota Camry traveling southbound on I-77 then struck the Camaro.

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