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Chemical spill shuts down much of W.Va. capital

Chemical spill shuts down much of W.Va. capital

January 10th, 2014 7:11 am by JOHN RABY, Associated Press

Schools and restaurants closed, grocery stores sold out of bottled water, and state legislators who had just started their session canceled the day's business.

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Student shot in leg at Tenn. high school

Student shot in leg at Tenn. high school

January 10th, 2014 6:48 am by Associated Press

The 17-year-old victim was taken to a hospital in stable condition, while another student involved in the altercation was arrested at his grandmother's house.

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Dial 9 before 911? Hotel death prompts petition

Dial 9 before 911? Hotel death prompts petition

January 10th, 2014 6:40 am by NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

A 9-year-old girl tried calling 911 from the hotel room where she could hear her mother dying - but she didn't know she had to dial 9 on the hotel phone first.

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Second Hawkins man charged in incident with three 13-year-old girls

Second Hawkins man charged in incident with three 13-year-old girls

January 9th, 2014 11:19 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Corey Aulburn Cinnamon, 19, 1900 Route 66-S, Bulls Gap, was arrested Monday in Morristown on an outstanding Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office warrant charging him with one count of solicitation of a minor, a Class A misdemeanor.

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Scientists: Americans are becoming weather wimps

Scientists: Americans are becoming weather wimps

January 9th, 2014 7:36 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — As the world warms, the United States is getting fewer bitter cold spells like the one that gripped much of the nation this week. So when a deep freeze strikes, scientists say, it seems more unprecedented than it really is.

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Kingsport burglar climbs through pharmacy ceiling

Kingsport burglar climbs through pharmacy ceiling

January 9th, 2014 4:23 pm by Staff Report

Police are searching for a man who entered a Kingsport pharmacy by climbing through the ceiling of an adjacent, vacant store, then bolted when an alarm sounded.

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Christie fires aide, apologizes for traffic jams

Christie fires aide, apologizes for traffic jams

January 9th, 2014 3:29 pm by ANGELA DELLI SANTI, Associated Press; GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press

Moving quickly to quell a widening political scandal, Gov. Chris Christie fired one of his top aides Thursday and apologized repeatedly for the "abject stupidity" of his staff

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News Business & Technology
Airlines go on a record new jet shopping spree

Airlines go on a record new jet shopping spree

January 9th, 2014 3:29 pm by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

Capt. Paul Wannberg glides an old Boeing 757 over the New Mexico desert, lining up with the runway. A computerized voice squawks elevation warnings. Forty feet. Thirty. Twenty. Ten. Touchdown.

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Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

January 9th, 2014 3:26 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, Associated Press; MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Doctors are warning that if Congress cuts food stamps, the federal government could be socked with bigger health bills. Maybe not immediately, they say, but over time if the poor wind up in doctors' offices or hospitals as a result.

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One arrested, one sought in Kingsport stabbing

One arrested, one sought in Kingsport stabbing

January 9th, 2014 2:55 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for a man accused in an early Thursday morning stabbing at a Kingsport mobile home park, while a woman allegedly involved has been arrested for accessory to attempted murder.

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