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Regional airlines not sharing in majors' success

Regional airlines not sharing in majors' success

September 10th, 2014 10:15 pm by Associated Press

This week, an airline industry group said that 86 communities — from former hubs such as Cleveland and Memphis to small cities like Dickinson, North Dakota, and Hollis, Alaska — have lost at least 10 percent of their flights since last year.

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Obama orders airstrikes in Syria for first time

Obama orders airstrikes in Syria for first time

September 10th, 2014 9:48 pm by Associated Press

"We will hunt down terrorists who threaten our country, wherever they are," Obama declared in a prime-time address to the nation from the White House. "This is a core principle of my presidency: If you threaten America, you will find no safe haven."

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Honolulu weighs moving homeless from tourist hubs

Honolulu weighs moving homeless from tourist hubs

September 10th, 2014 8:24 pm by Associated Press

Tourism officials say visitors are complaining about the homeless population on the islands and warning they may not return for another vacation.

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Four injured, one charged in Hawkins County crash

Four injured, one charged in Hawkins County crash

September 10th, 2014 7:30 pm by Rain Smith

A Tuesday afternoon traffic collision on Highway 11-W in Church Hill sent four people to the hospital, with two remaining hospitalized on Wednesday evening.

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Update: Wellmont CEO resigns

Update: Wellmont CEO resigns

September 10th, 2014 4:56 pm by Matthew Lane

Roger Leonard, chairman of Wellmont Health System's board of directors, issued a statement on Wednesday afternoon: "It is not unusual during these times of transition that there be a change in leadership."

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Obama to deepen America's military role in Mideast

Obama to deepen America's military role in Mideast

September 10th, 2014 4:32 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

In a major reversal, President Barack Obama is moving to deepen the U.S. military role in the volatile Middle East, including training and arming Syrian rebels to fight Islamic State militants and potentially expanding airstrikes

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Fire reported at Kingsport residence

Fire reported at Kingsport residence

September 10th, 2014 4:27 pm by David Grace

At approximately 2:15 p.m. units from the Kingsport Fire Department responded to a call smoke coming out of the eaves of the house.

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Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

Kingsport man pleads guilty in stalking spree

September 10th, 2014 3:58 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man will serve three years behind bars — followed by a two-year suspended sentence that includes mental evaluations and treatment — after pleading guilty to a systematic stalking spree of local women.

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Update: Plane makes emergency landing on I-77

Update: Plane makes emergency landing on I-77

September 10th, 2014 2:27 pm by Staff Report

Virginia State Police on Wednesday reported responding to an emergency landing of a small, single engine aircraft on I-77 near the 5-mile marker in Carroll County.

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KPD seeks suspect in gas station theft

KPD seeks suspect in gas station theft

September 10th, 2014 11:31 am by Staff Report

A man who borrowed a gas can from a Kingsport Gas 'N Go is now sought by police, as he allegedly stole a pressure washer when he returned the canister.

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