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3 dead after gunman opens fire in Ala. UPS facility

3 dead after gunman opens fire in Ala. UPS facility

September 23rd, 2014 2:28 pm by By Lauren Raab, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A gunman in a UPS uniform opened fire at a UPS facility in Alabama on Tuesday morning, killing two people and himself, Birmingham police said.

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Hawkins commission rejects paring membership from 21 to 14

Hawkins commission rejects paring membership from 21 to 14

September 23rd, 2014 2:10 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A proposal that called for cutting the Hawkins County Commission membership from 21 to 14 as of the 2018 elections was defeated Monday night by a commission vote of 5-15.

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Man arrested after attacking cars

Man arrested after attacking cars

September 23rd, 2014 12:35 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly after midnight police were called to the 1600 block of East Stone Drive, where a man had reportedly been "walking in the roadway ... punching at passing vehicles."

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Step by step: 17-year-old builds prayer labyrinth in quest to become Eagle Scout

September 23rd, 2014 10:13 am by Nick Shepherd

A new place for prayer and meditation has been built in Kingsport thanks to one local teenager who is trying to become an Eagle Scout.

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Official: Health insurance access increasing under Obamacare

Official: Health insurance access increasing under Obamacare

September 23rd, 2014 9:11 am by Hank Hayes

BRISTOL, Tenn. — Obamacare is creating more health insurance access for millions of Americans despite an obvious rocky start, an Obama Administration official told a health care symposium on Monday.

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Paula Deen documentary tells her side of downfall

Paula Deen documentary tells her side of downfall

September 23rd, 2014 8:29 am by J.M. HIRSCH, AP Food Editor

Paula Deen is ready to tell her side of the story behind the racist remark that decimated her career, but you'll need to pay to hear it.

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Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

Defendant in Johnson City shooting death not indicted by grand jury

September 22nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Coty Tristan Bishop, 19, 328 Littleton Rd., Gray, was arrested on charges of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence several hours after the May 15 shooting that killed Casey Jones, 22, 608 N. Barton St.

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UPDATE: Pentagon says U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria

UPDATE: Pentagon says U.S., partners begin airstrikes in Syria

September 22nd, 2014 9:54 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon says the U.S. and partner nations have begun airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State militants.

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Sullivan South's first QB battling for life

Sullivan South's first QB battling for life

September 22nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

In late July, Mike Cook was stung at least twice by wasps while leading horses on his farm in Cleveland, Tenn. It's not uncommon for Mike to get stung on the farm, according to his wife Debra. But this time was different.

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Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

Southwest Virginia Museum invites artists to submit artwork for the True Art Showcase and Children's Contest

September 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm by Stephen Igo

True Art, named in honor of James True, the first curator of the museum, will be featured at the museum from Sept. 30 through Oct. 19 to celebrate the works of area artists.

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