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Boston Marathon under tight security

Boston Marathon under tight security

April 21st, 2014 6:49 am by JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer

More than 100 cameras have been installed along the route in Boston, and 50 or so "observation points" will be set up around the finish line "to monitor the crowd."

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High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet

April 21st, 2014 6:34 am by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

Entertainment conglomerates that own U.S. television networks are waging a legal fight against a startup business that uses Internet-based technology to give subscribers the ability to watch programs anywhere they can take portable devices.

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Fire guts home in East Carters Valley

Fire guts home in East Carters Valley

April 20th, 2014 10:25 pm by Wes Bunch

WEBER CITY — Scott County authorities are investigating the cause of a fire that destroyed a single-family home Sunday in East Carters Valley.

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Scott County wildfire claims 115 acres

Scott County wildfire claims 115 acres

April 20th, 2014 10:18 pm by Wes Bunch

FORT BLACKMORE — Local, state and federal firefighters were kept busy Easter weekend battling a large wildfire that began in a remote area of Scott County near Fort Blackmore.

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Two Washington County deputies injured in car crash

Two Washington County deputies injured in car crash

April 20th, 2014 8:48 pm by NET News Service

Two sheriff's deputies are in stable condition after suffering injuries in a single-car crash this weekend.

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Early voting turnout in Sullivan County opens strong

Early voting turnout in Sullivan County opens strong

April 20th, 2014 8:16 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Early voting turnout for May 6 party primaries in Sullivan County is off to a record start, Sullivan County Administrator of Elections Jason Booher said Thursday.

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Veto-proof margins swayed Haslam to sign annexation bill

Veto-proof margins swayed Haslam to sign annexation bill

April 20th, 2014 8:08 pm by Hank Hayes

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam had three options when legislation banning forced annexations by municipalities arrived at his desk a few days ago.

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Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter

April 20th, 2014 3:39 pm by FRANCES D'EMILIO, Associated Press

Pope Francis said the "good news" of Easter's joy means "leaving ourselves behind and encountering others, being close to those crushed by life's troubles, sharing with the needy, standing at the side of the sick, elderly and the outcast."

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Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

April 20th, 2014 2:40 pm by GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. He had been stricken with prostate cancer in Toronto, the New Jersey native's adopted home.

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Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

Kingsport rezoning, hotdog vendor returns, SCSO on national TV and more stories you may have missed

April 20th, 2014 11:30 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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