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Anorexic woman saved by strangers at YMCA

Anorexic woman saved by strangers at YMCA

March 29th, 2014 6:05 pm by TOM WILEMON, The Tennessean

She was withering away before their eyes. They watched her slog through marathon workouts every weekday morning at the Green Hills YMCA, her emaciated body leaning on the rails of the Stairmaster.

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Sullivan County church treasurer accused of embezzling more than $10,000

Sullivan County church treasurer accused of embezzling more than $10,000

March 29th, 2014 5:30 pm by Wes Bunch

FALL BRANCH — A Gray man is facing a felony theft charge for allegedly stealing more than $10,000 from the Sullivan County church where he served as treasurer.

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KPD searching for suspect in armed robbery of elderly man

KPD searching for suspect in armed robbery of elderly man

March 29th, 2014 3:23 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — Police are a searching for leads in the armed robbery of an elderly man that occurred Saturday morning in a Kingsport neighborhood.

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Obama offers Europe, Mideast allies assurances

Obama offers Europe, Mideast allies assurances

March 29th, 2014 2:37 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

From the heart of Europe to the expanse of Saudi Arabia's desert, President Barack Obama's weeklong overseas trip amounted to a reassurance tour for stalwart, but sometimes skeptical, American allies.

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After the Flood: Faith-based camp in Jonesborough looks to rebuild, possibly relocate

After the Flood: Faith-based camp in Jonesborough looks to rebuild, possibly relocate

March 29th, 2014 2:00 pm by Marci Gore

All camp operations were suspended in 2013, following flooding that destroyed accommodations and trails where many children from Kingsport and surrounding areas had spent their summers exploring and hiking.

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Spring cleanout: Kingsport curbside pickup for household scrap begins Monday

Spring cleanout: Kingsport curbside pickup for household scrap begins Monday

March 29th, 2014 12:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Even if it sometimes doesn't feel like spring outside, it's time to get in the spring cleaning mood and take advantage of Kingsport's annual Cleanup, Pickup and Recycle event, scheduled to begin on Monday.

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Two major drug roundups, a child burglary suspect and more this week in crime

Two major drug roundups, a child burglary suspect and more this week in crime

March 29th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories generated by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 21 through March 28.

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With iPhone, pope starts new era with Pentecostals

With iPhone, pope starts new era with Pentecostals

March 29th, 2014 9:00 am by RACHEL ZOLL, AP Religion Writer

The video, recorded on an iPhone, lasts less than eight minutes. The message from Pope Francis to Pentecostals is simple: We're brothers despite our differences.

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Update: Magnitude-5.1 earthquake rattles LA

Update: Magnitude-5.1 earthquake rattles LA

March 29th, 2014 1:55 am by DAISY NGUYEN, Associated Press

A magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near Los Angeles caused no major damage but jittered nerves throughout the region as dozens of aftershocks struck into the night.

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White House plan targets methane emissions

White House plan targets methane emissions

March 28th, 2014 7:00 pm by MATTHEW DALY, Associated Press

The White House announced a wide-ranging plan Friday aimed at cutting methane emissions from oil and gas drilling, landfills and other sources.

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