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Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

Bryan College losing nearly 25% of faculty after 'Adam and Eve' controversy

May 4th, 2014 4:35 pm by Associated Press

The dispute at Bryan College began in when trustees clarified the school's statement of belief to state that Adam and Eve were historical people who were not created from previously existing life forms.

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Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

Nigerian leader: New order to free 276 abducted girls

May 4th, 2014 4:30 pm by BASHIR ADIGUN and MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press

Nigeria's president met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that "everything must be done" to free the 276 girls held captive by Islamic extremists, one of his advisers said Sunday.

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Odessa police free 67 detained in deadly clashes

Odessa police free 67 detained in deadly clashes

May 4th, 2014 1:34 pm by NICOLAE DUMITRACHE and PETER LEONARD, Associated Press

Hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed police headquarters in Odessa on Sunday and won the release of 67 people detained after deadly clashes in the Ukrainian port city.

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Heritage Glass investment, powerful storms, Prom 2014 photo galleries and more stories you may have missed

Heritage Glass investment, powerful storms, Prom 2014 photo galleries and more stories you may have missed

May 4th, 2014 10:10 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Lt. Governor's daughter outspends competition in Sullivan County race

Lt. Governor's daughter outspends competition in Sullivan County race

May 3rd, 2014 9:28 pm by J. H. Osborne

Sheena Ramsey Tinsley, who is running on a platform that includes knowing how to cut costs and wasteful spending, is outspending her competition by a two-to-one margin in her campaign to become the GOP nominee for Sullivan County Register of Deeds.

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Roads, water and sewer, schools at top of city's capital improvements list

Roads, water and sewer, schools at top of city's capital improvements list

May 3rd, 2014 9:26 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — In no uncertain terms, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen wants to see the condition of Kingsport's roads improved.

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Stoney Creek man dies after truck falls on him

Stoney Creek man dies after truck falls on him

May 3rd, 2014 5:09 pm by NET News Service

Authorities said a Stoney Creek man who suffered injuries while working on a pickup truck has died from those wounds.

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Interstate 40 closed after Knoxville police spot man waving gun

Interstate 40 closed after Knoxville police spot man waving gun

May 3rd, 2014 5:05 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE — Police in Knoxville say a man fired shots along Interstate 40 West prompting the shutdown of the thoroughfare.

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Lawsuit alleges 'racial gerrymandering' in Va.

Lawsuit alleges 'racial gerrymandering' in Va.

May 3rd, 2014 4:44 pm by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

Virginia is one of several states where Democrats have gone to court to challenge redistricting plans drawn by Republicans, and the GOP also has asked courts to invalidate Democrat-produced remapping in a few states.

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A shoot-out, murder conspiracy and more this week in crime

A shoot-out, murder conspiracy and more this week in crime

May 3rd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of April 25 through May 2.

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