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USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program

USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program

February 28th, 2014 2:59 pm by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Pregnant women, mothers and children who get federal assistance with their grocery bills will now be able to buy more whole-grain foods, yogurt, fish, fruits and vegetables.

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Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

February 28th, 2014 12:05 pm by Rain Smith

A man wished to file a vandalism report, saying his car had been "defaced." He also requested that an officer respond in a hurry, before the rising sun destroyed the evidence.

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KPD seeking help in locating watch thieves

KPD seeking help in locating watch thieves

February 28th, 2014 11:12 am by Nick Shepherd

Two people made off with nearly $1,500 in stolen watches and the Kingsport Police Department needs your help in finding them.

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Indian Path set to celebrate 40 years of service

Indian Path set to celebrate 40 years of service

February 28th, 2014 9:49 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Indian Path, named from a trail that ancient native Americans traveled on the east side of town, opened its doors in early September 1974 under the Nashville-based Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and its founder, Dr. Thomas Frist Sr.

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Texts in bridge scandal include jokes about rabbi

Texts in bridge scandal include jokes about rabbi

February 28th, 2014 9:44 am by By Shawn Boburg, Abbott Koloff and Stephanie Akin, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) (MCT)

Echoing a now-familiar refrain in the scandal surrounding the lane closures at the George Washington Bridge, newly released portions of private messages central to an ongoing legislative investigation contain jokes about causing "traffic problems,"

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Nuclear dump leak raises questions about cleanup

Nuclear dump leak raises questions about cleanup

February 28th, 2014 9:31 am by JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press

For 15 years the trucks have barreled past southeastern New Mexico's potash mines and seemingly endless fields of oil rigs, hauling decades worth of plutonium-contaminated waste

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No sign of expansion at plant where UAW dealt loss

No sign of expansion at plant where UAW dealt loss

February 28th, 2014 9:27 am by ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press

Friday marks the end of the two-week period within which U.S. Sen. Bob Corker promised Volkswagen would announce another line at its factory in Tennessee if workers there rejected representation by the United Auto Workers union.

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Russian moves raise stakes in Ukraine conflict

Russian moves raise stakes in Ukraine conflict

February 27th, 2014 7:18 pm by Associated Press

Masked gunmen stormed parliament in Ukraine's strategic Crimea region Thursday as Russian fighter jets scrambled to patrol borders, the stirrings of a potentially dangerous confrontation reminiscent of Cold War brinksmanship.

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Bumpy ride ahead through pothole purgatory

Bumpy ride ahead through pothole purgatory

February 27th, 2014 6:22 pm by Associated Press

Hate potholes? Well, unless you and your elected officials are ready to cough up billions more for better roads and proper preventive maintenance, buckle up, cause it's going to be a bumpy ride.

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Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

Hawkins man allegedly attacks girlfriend for not paying his probation fees

February 27th, 2014 3:58 pm by Jeff Bobo

An unemployed Hawkins County man is facing charges after allegedly beating his girlfriend with a snow shovel and putting a knife to her throat, among other things, because she apparently failed to pay his probation fees.

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