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Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

Man charged in Bloomingdale burglaries

February 4th, 2014 12:29 pm by Nick Shepherd

According to multiple affidavits filed with Kingsport General Sessions Court, Matthew S. Blair started his crime spree on Rogers Avenue near the beginning of December.

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Target data breach pits banks against retailers

Target data breach pits banks against retailers

February 4th, 2014 8:41 am by MARCY GORDON, AP Business Writer

Banks and big retailers are locked in a debate over which industry bears more responsibility for protecting consumers' personal information.

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Court hearing set over gay marriage ban in Va.

Court hearing set over gay marriage ban in Va.

February 4th, 2014 8:37 am by BROCK VERGAKIS, Associated Press

A federal judge was set to hear arguments Tuesday on whether Virginia's ban on gay marriage should be struck down, which is the position the state's newly elected Democratic attorney general has endorsed.

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A new entitlement? The right to preschool

A new entitlement? The right to preschool

February 3rd, 2014 11:30 pm by Associated Press

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Republican governors and lawmakers who now control a majority of state capitols have been pushing aggressively to cut spending and shrink government — with one glaring exception.

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Former Buc standout earns Super Bowl ring with Seahawks’   staff

Former Buc standout earns Super Bowl ring with Seahawks’ staff

February 3rd, 2014 10:37 pm by TONY CASEY, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University football, set to kick its reawakening into high gear in the next few months, received another shot in the arm with the result of Super Bowl XLVIII.

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Haslam wants free tuition for high school seniors

Haslam wants free tuition for high school seniors

February 3rd, 2014 10:31 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) —Gov. Bill Haslam made the announcement during his State of the State address, which included details of his $32.6 billion state spending proposal and a rundown of some of his top legislative priorities for the year.

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Sugar tied to fatal heart woes; soda’s a culprit

Sugar tied to fatal heart woes; soda’s a culprit

February 3rd, 2014 9:06 pm by Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — For someone who normally eats 2,000 calories daily, even consuming two 12-ounce cans of soda substantially increases the risk. For most American adults, sodas and other sugary drinks are the main source of added sugar.

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Hawkins County clerk of courts arrested on contempt charge

Hawkins County clerk of courts arrested on contempt charge

February 3rd, 2014 8:46 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The charge was preceded by a verbal altercation that allegedly occurred between Sarah Davis and Sessions Judge J. Todd Ross on Jan. 30.

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Al-Qaida breaks with Syria group in mounting feud

Al-Qaida breaks with Syria group in mounting feud

February 3rd, 2014 6:16 pm by Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) — The announcement Monday appeared to be a move by al-Qaida leader Ayman al-Zawahri to reassert the terror network’s prominence in the jihad movement across the Middle East amid the mushrooming of extremist groups.

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Burglars broke $18,000 robotic sewer camera, stole monitor

Burglars broke $18,000 robotic sewer camera, stole monitor

February 3rd, 2014 4:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office is looking for burglars who damaged an $18,000 sewer video camera last week that was stored in a truck parked at the Rogersville Sewer Treatment Plant.

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