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Testing the waters: Prospective mayoral hopefuls now total 7

Testing the waters: Prospective mayoral hopefuls now total 7

January 5th, 2015 9:23 am by J. H. Osborne

Former State Rep. Nathan Vaughn has picked up the paperwork to possibly launch a Kingsport mayoral bid. The list of would-be candidates also already includes three current aldermen, a longtime former city employee, and a prior hopeful from two years ago.

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Automakers end 2014 strongly, pushing some brands to records

Automakers end 2014 strongly, pushing some brands to records

January 5th, 2015 9:03 am by TOM KRISHER and DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writers

Fiat Chrysler led the way, selling just over 2 million cars and trucks for a 16 percent increase over 2013.

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Bluff City child mauled by dog

Bluff City child mauled by dog

January 5th, 2015 8:50 am by Rain Smith

Police say that a 4-year-old Bluff City boy has suffered "severe injuries" to his face after being attacked by a dog on Sunday afternoon.

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Obama tests his sway against a GOP-run Congress

Obama tests his sway against a GOP-run Congress

January 5th, 2015 8:16 am by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

President Barack Obama this week will test whether he still has the sway to keep Washington focused on his own priorities, even as a new Republican-run Congress descends on the Capitol eager to take him on.

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NETWORKS near hits, ones that got away may be harbingers for future

NETWORKS near hits, ones that got away may be harbingers for future

January 5th, 2015 8:11 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan County's economic development efforts marked 2014 with a new leader and announcements of new businesses and more jobs.

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Kingsport leading the way in downtown redevelopment

Kingsport leading the way in downtown redevelopment

January 5th, 2015 8:04 am by Staff Report

Continued public investment, active private sector champions and a purpose-built promotional association have come together to garner statewide recognition for Downtown Kingsport.

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New York mayor eulogizes slain officer as police outside turn backs

New York mayor eulogizes slain officer as police outside turn backs

January 4th, 2015 7:13 pm by Associated Press

Thousands of police turned their backs Sunday as Mayor Bill de Blasio eulogized an officer shot dead with his partner, repeating a stinging display of scorn for the mayor despite entreaties to put anger aside.

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7-year-old plane crash survivor may help investigation

7-year-old plane crash survivor may help investigation

January 4th, 2015 6:40 pm by TIMOTHY D. EASLEY, Associated Press

Sailor Gutzler, the 7-year-old girl who survived a plane crash and then helped authorities locate the wreckage and remains of her family, may not be done helping investigators.

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Liability concerns prompt some cities to limit sledding

Liability concerns prompt some cities to limit sledding

January 4th, 2015 6:30 pm by SCOTT McFETRIDGE, Associated Press

DES MOINES, Iowa — As anyone who has grown up around snow knows, part of the fun of sledding is the risk of soaring off a jump or careening around a tree.

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Migrant flow into United States from Caribbean spikes

Migrant flow into United States from Caribbean spikes

January 4th, 2015 6:06 pm by JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

A recent spike in Cubans attempting to reach the United States by sea has generated headlines. But the numbers of Haitians and other Caribbean islanders making similar journeys are up even more.

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