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The week in crime

The week in crime

November 23rd, 2013 10:00 am by Staff reports

Stories this week include a mother accused of being on drugs with unrestrained children in a car crash, a man on bath salts impersonating a chicken, a phone scam and a stolen vehicle that was returned.

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Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

Kingsport man gets 50 years for serial sexual abuse of children

November 22nd, 2013 4:16 pm by Rain Smith

BLOUNTVILLE — At Larry Sumner's Kingsport, home police located videos, photos, magazines, sex toys and clothes he made his victims wear. Authorities suspect the abuse occurred over two decades at five separate residences.

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Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

Q&A with AP reporter - Uranium enrichment at heart of nuclear disputes

November 22nd, 2013 3:27 pm by BRIAN MURPHY, Associated Press

The cornerstone of Iran's nuclear disputes with the West has been over uranium enrichment — which leaders in Tehran claim as a right and is now a key sticking point in negotiations in Geneva.

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State Dept: NKorea confirms it's holding American

State Dept: NKorea confirms it's holding American

November 22nd, 2013 3:23 pm by Associated Press

The State Department said Friday that North Korea acknowledges it is holding an American citizen but hasn't granted diplomats consular access so the person's identity is not yet confirmed.

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Man found hiding in crawl space at meth bust

Man found hiding in crawl space at meth bust

November 22nd, 2013 1:13 pm by Kristen Swing, NET News Service

According to Washington County Sheriff Ed Graybeal, deputies went to the residence to serve warrants on Richard Norris when they discovered four, possibly five, one-pot meth labs at the home.

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US survey: More than 1 in 10 kids has ADHD

US survey: More than 1 in 10 kids has ADHD

November 22nd, 2013 12:49 pm by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

Health officials say the number of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder continues to rise

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KPD: Ball-peen hammer attack spurs attempted murder charge

KPD: Ball-peen hammer attack spurs attempted murder charge

November 22nd, 2013 10:39 am by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — An ongoing dispute between a pair of Kingsport men allegedly turned bloody on Thursday, when one of the men met with the other under the pretense of burying the hatchet, but instead attacked him with a ball-peen hammer.

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Reverent memorials mark JFK 50th anniversary

Reverent memorials mark JFK 50th anniversary

November 22nd, 2013 9:11 am by JAMIE STENGLE and NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

Dallas will mark the day with a solemn ceremony in Dealey Plaza, through which the president's motorcade passed when shots rang out on Nov. 22, 1963.

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Doe breaks into Elizabethton business

Doe breaks into Elizabethton business

November 22nd, 2013 8:20 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

Owner Ed Odom got a surprise when he came to work at his business, Odom Auto Sales, on Thursday morning.

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37 dead in supermarket roof collapse

37 dead in supermarket roof collapse

November 22nd, 2013 8:14 am by GARY PEACH, Associated Press

Latvian officials say that at least 37 people have died, including three firefighters, after an enormous section of a roof collapsed at a supermarket in the country's capital.

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