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Obama talks with Mexico, Brazil leaders on NSA

Obama talks with Mexico, Brazil leaders on NSA

September 6th, 2013 6:17 am by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

Both leaders have expressed outrage over revelations by Edward Snowden that the NSA monitored their communications.

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Michigan woman accused of trying to kill autistic daughter

Michigan woman accused of trying to kill autistic daughter

September 5th, 2013 9:57 pm by Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) — A Michigan mother — who had chronicled the challenges her family faced caring for their autistic 14-year-old daughter — has been charged with attempted murder in what police believe was a failed attempt at killing herself and the girl.

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Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

Security guard caught drinking on job with grandson, 14

September 5th, 2013 3:32 pm by Rain Smith

Police responded to a suspicious vehicle on a car lot, finding a man with his 14-year-old grandson. The man — who had moonshine, beer and liquor in his camper — said he was acting as security.

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NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

NASA aiming for moon again, this time from Va.

September 5th, 2013 2:50 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

NASA is headed back to the moon, this time to explore its thin atmosphere and rough dust.

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US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

US: Chemical attacks make Syria top security risk

September 5th, 2013 2:48 pm by LARA JAKES, AP National Security Writer

In declaring Syria a national security threat, President Barack Obama is warning as much about the leaders of Iran and North Korea as about Bashar Assad.

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Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

September 5th, 2013 1:26 pm by Rain Smith

A valet attendant at the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center has been arrested after allegedly stealing a guest's vehicle, then returning with it to work the next day.

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Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

September 5th, 2013 12:03 pm by Staff Report

A wanted Kingsport man reportedly jumped from a moving vehicle when spotted by police on Wednesday afternoon, leading Church Hill officers on a pair of foot pursuits.

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Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

September 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Rain Smith

A roll of flaming paper towels was thrown at the structure, according to police, while the suspects say they encountered the barn's owner in an earlier road rage incident.

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Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

September 5th, 2013 9:43 am by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman found an unknown man lying in her bed on Wednesday afternoon, with him allegedly telling her to "get out of my house" before pouring himself a drink in the kitchen.

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Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

September 5th, 2013 7:58 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Lynn Whitaker knew something was wrong soon after son Max was born on July 2, 2010. Max said “Momma” and “Dada” when he was 9 or 10 months old, but he only said the words once.

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