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Tenn. premiums in health overhaul among cheapest

Tenn. premiums in health overhaul among cheapest

September 25th, 2013 12:10 am by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Average premiums for Tennesseans seeking coverage under new health insurance markets launching next week rank near the lowest among the 36 states where the federal government is taking the lead to cover uninsured residents.

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Analysis: Republicans in a risky fight with Obama

Analysis: Republicans in a risky fight with Obama

September 24th, 2013 10:09 pm by DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Under relentless pressure from their right wing, Republicans are in the midst of a risky fight with President Barack Obama they know they will lose, little more than a year before an election that history says they should win.

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Mass shooting in Chicago park stemmed from petty gang conflict

Mass shooting in Chicago park stemmed from petty gang conflict

September 24th, 2013 10:07 pm by Jeremy Gorner and Lolly Bowean, Chicago Tribune (MCT)

CHICAGO — Bryon Champ decided to seek quick revenge last week after he had been grazed in the leg in a gang-related shooting, authorities say.

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TDH to hold Sullivan rabies clinics

TDH to hold Sullivan rabies clinics

September 24th, 2013 9:52 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — The Tennessee Department of Health (TDH) has organized rabies vaccination clinics at multiple locations in Sullivan County for Thursday.

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Elderly driver cited in Rogersville wreck remains hospitalized

Elderly driver cited in Rogersville wreck remains hospitalized

September 24th, 2013 8:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

An elderly Kingsport man involved in a three vehicle accident in Rogersville Monday morning remained hospitalized at the Holston Valley Medical Center in fair condition as of Tuesday evening.

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Suspected gas leak shuts down Jackson Street in Gate City

Suspected gas leak shuts down Jackson Street in Gate City

September 24th, 2013 7:15 pm by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A portion of East Jackson Street in downtown Gate City was shut down for nearly an hour Tuesday afternoon as emergency personnel searched the area for a suspected gas leak.

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28-year-old Brit first woman to row solo from Japan to Alaska

28-year-old Brit first woman to row solo from Japan to Alaska

September 24th, 2013 6:49 pm by MARK THIESSEN, Associated Press

A 28-year-old British adventurer became the first woman to row solo from Japan to Alaska, arriving late Monday at a small town in the Aleutian Islands after 150 days and 3,750 miles at sea.

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6 more people found alive, well after Colo. floods

6 more people found alive, well after Colo. floods

September 24th, 2013 5:25 pm by DAN ELLIOTT, Associated Press

DENVER (AP) — The final six people who were unaccounted for after massive flooding in Colorado have been found safe and well, authorities said Tuesday, but new spills were reported in water-damaged oilfields.

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Johnson City woman arraigned on July second-degree murder charge

Johnson City woman arraigned on July second-degree murder charge

September 24th, 2013 5:19 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A Johnson City woman charged with stabbing her boyfriend to death was arraigned on a second-degree murder charge in Washington County Criminal Court Tuesday.

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Cruz vows to speak till he can't against Obamacare

Cruz vows to speak till he can't against Obamacare

September 24th, 2013 5:11 pm by DONNA CASSATA, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tea party conservative Sen. Ted Cruz on Tuesday vowed to speak in opposition to President Barack Obama's health care law until he's "no longer able to stand."

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