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Wall Street caps a wild month with a rally

Wall Street caps a wild month with a rally

October 31st, 2014 8:25 pm by Associated Press

This October, the market's seesaw path was driven by fears that Europe's economy was slipping back into a recession, worries about plunging oil prices and concerns of possible weakness in the U.S. economy. Oh, and don't forget Ebola.

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Kingsport bridge dedicated to Vietnam veteran

Kingsport bridge dedicated to Vietnam veteran

October 31st, 2014 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The Clinchfield Street bridge over Reedy Creek will be dedicated on Saturday to the highest ranking serviceman from the Kingsport area to be killed in action during the Vietnam War.

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Detectives probe fraud suspect's Kingsport connection

Detectives probe fraud suspect's Kingsport connection

October 31st, 2014 2:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police are searching for an individual who stole a Knoxville man's identity to obtain a credit card, then made purchases throughout Northeast Tennessee and online — having the latter sent to a vacant home in Kingsport.

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Domestic complaint leads to meth lab components, drugs and cash

Domestic complaint leads to meth lab components, drugs and cash

October 31st, 2014 1:22 pm by Jeff Bobo

When Hawkins County deputies arrived at 114 Looney Street, they allegedly observed items associated with meth manufacturing. Officers then requested the Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit respond to the scene.

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VDOT ready for first wintry blast

VDOT ready for first wintry blast

October 31st, 2014 11:40 am by Stephen Igo

Black ice may be more of a problem to watch out for than snow, Wise Residency administrator says.

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U-gall: Moving help arrested after returning stolen items

U-gall: Moving help arrested after returning stolen items

October 31st, 2014 10:27 am by Rain Smith

Individuals who allegedly "helped" a Kingsport couple move by stealing $4,000 in electronics and makeup have been arrested, thanks to an apparent attempt to reconcile by returning a portion of the snatched goods.

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Gas almost under $3 nationwide: What to know

Gas almost under $3 nationwide: What to know

October 31st, 2014 7:32 am by JONATHAN FAHEY, AP Energy Writer

The national average price of gasoline has fallen 33 cents in October, landing Friday at $3.00, according to AAA, and will soon dip under $3 for the first time in four years.

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Captured: manhunt ends for trooper ambush suspect

Captured: manhunt ends for trooper ambush suspect

October 31st, 2014 7:26 am by MICHAEL RUBINKAM, Associated Press

For 48 tense days, hundreds of law enforcement officials fanned out across the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania in a grueling manhunt for the 31-year-old survivalist armed with high-powered weaponry and explosives.

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From fires and 'souling' to trick-or-treat, Halloween has long roots

From fires and 'souling' to trick-or-treat, Halloween has long roots

October 31st, 2014 7:12 am by Nick Shepherd

Just a few generations ago, trick-or-treating was unheard of as mischief was the order of the day. Children in Appalachia would overturn outhouses while youth in Colorado would remove gates from ranchers' farms.

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Yennie predicts Common Core will be defunct in Tennessee by January

Yennie predicts Common Core will be defunct in Tennessee by January

October 31st, 2014 12:43 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County Board of Education member Michael Hughes predicted a mass exodus from public schools in Northeast Tennessee and statewide if parental concerns about Common Core, Islam in middle school curriculum and similar issues aren't addressed soon.

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