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Update: Crash on I-26 kills Kingsport woman, 4-year-old boy

Update: Crash on I-26 kills Kingsport woman, 4-year-old boy

February 26th, 2014 1:56 pm by Nick Shepherd

A 4-year-old boy who was critically injured in a crash on I-26 that killed the driver of the car in which he was riding Wednesday has died of his injuries.

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Mount Carmel mayor accused of threatening police officers to increase ticket revenue

Mount Carmel mayor accused of threatening police officers to increase ticket revenue

February 26th, 2014 10:47 am by Jeff Bobo

Some past Mount Carmel employees are alleging that police officers were "pressured" and "threatened" with dismissal if they didn't increase revenue gained through citations.

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2 children die after SUV crashes into Tenn. pond

2 children die after SUV crashes into Tenn. pond

February 26th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

According to media reports, 24-year-old Monique H. Einwechter was driving late Monday when her SUV slipped off a pond dam into the water.

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Backyard bonanza: Couple finds $10 million in rare coins while walking dog

Backyard bonanza: Couple finds $10 million in rare coins while walking dog

February 26th, 2014 8:32 am by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.

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Update: Suspect in Kingsport murder identified

Update: Suspect in Kingsport murder identified

February 26th, 2014 12:07 am by Rain Smith

Jonathan Lynn Slemp, 42, is currently held on $300,000 bond, charged with first-degree murder, felony murder and especially aggravated robbery.

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AP exclusive: Few Army women want combat jobs

AP exclusive: Few Army women want combat jobs

February 25th, 2014 11:03 pm by Associated Press

A survey also revealed that soldiers of both genders are nervous about women entering combat jobs but say they are determined to do it fairly.

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Carson tells Kingsport audience,  'Courage is what we need in America'

Carson tells Kingsport audience, 'Courage is what we need in America'

February 25th, 2014 10:50 pm by J. H. Osborne

It was standing room only Tuesday evening for "America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made this Nation Great," a presentation by world- renowned neurosurgeon and best-selling author Dr. Benjamin S. Carson.

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UPDATE: Gate City student seriously injured after car hits school bus

UPDATE: Gate City student seriously injured after car hits school bus

February 25th, 2014 7:38 pm by Wes Bunch

A Gate City High School student was seriously injured Tuesday after she reportedly rear-ended a Scott County Public Schools bus near Hiltons.

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Ugandan newspaper prints list of '200 top' gays

Ugandan newspaper prints list of '200 top' gays

February 25th, 2014 6:47 pm by Associated Press

The tabloid's outing of some Ugandans raises fears of violence against those named just a day after the nation's president enacted a severe anti-gay law.

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Islamic militants kill dozens in attack on Nigerian school

Islamic militants kill dozens in attack on Nigerian school

February 25th, 2014 6:41 pm by Associated Press

At least 58 students were killed, including many who were burned alive. They "slaughtered them like sheep" with machetes, and gunned down those who ran away, said one teacher, Adamu Garba.

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