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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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American Legion Post 21 honors Hawkins NJROTC 'Cadets of the Quarter'

American Legion Post 21 honors Hawkins NJROTC 'Cadets of the Quarter'

January 4th, 2015 6:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

An NJROTC cadet from each of Hawkins County's two main high schools were honored by Rogersville's American Legion Post 21 on Dec. 18 as "Cadets of the Quarter."

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Tennessee girl, 5, dies of injuries after crash with ambulance

Tennessee girl, 5, dies of injuries after crash with ambulance

January 4th, 2015 5:54 pm by Associated Press

GREENBACK, Tenn. — A 5-year-old Roane County girl injured in a crash with an ambulance has died from her injuries.

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After spotlight, Ferguson faces a challenging road forward

After spotlight, Ferguson faces a challenging road forward

January 4th, 2015 4:00 pm by ALLEN G. BREED, AP National Writer

Officials in and around this St. Louis suburb are trying to rebuild as well in the wake of the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed black man, by a white police officer

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North Korea blasts U.S. for sanctions over Sony cyberattack

North Korea blasts U.S. for sanctions over Sony cyberattack

January 4th, 2015 2:01 pm by Associated Press

North Korea on Sunday criticized the United States for slapping sanctions on Pyongyang officials and organizations for a cyberattack on Sony Pictures, saying the move shows America's "inveterate repugnancy and hostility toward the DPRK."

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No Kill shelter on track to be in building this spring

No Kill shelter on track to be in building this spring

January 4th, 2015 2:00 pm by Staff reports

Construction continues on Bridge Home No Kill Animal Rescue's new facility, and shelter officials say they hope to be in the building sometime this spring.

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