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U.S. officials to investigate cruise ship illness

U.S. officials to investigate cruise ship illness

January 26th, 2014 12:59 pm by Associated Press

U.S. health officials will board a cruise ship docked in the U.S. Virgin Islands to investigate an illness outbreak that has stricken at least 300 people with gastrointestinal symptoms.

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Police officer saves teen's life, Extreme Bible study, and more stories you may have missed

Police officer saves teen's life, Extreme Bible study, and more stories you may have missed

January 26th, 2014 10:42 am by Staff Report

A sampling of some of the interesting and important stories appearing this past week on TimesNews.net.

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Permit issue halts  Interstate 26 welcome center work

Permit issue halts Interstate 26 welcome center work

January 25th, 2014 8:16 pm by Matthew Lane

Construction of a new Interstate 26 welcome center in Kingsport has temporarily come to a halt while an environmental permit — once thought to be valid — is re-obtained by the construction company performing the work.

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Seaver named  interim director of Virginia parks

Seaver named interim director of Virginia parks

January 25th, 2014 8:12 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT — Former Natural Tunnel State Park manager Craig Seaver will now oversee a list of properties stretching from Virginia’s Eastern Shore to the Cumberland Gap.

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Republicans in Virginia criticize Herring’s gay marriage stance

Republicans in Virginia criticize Herring’s gay marriage stance

January 25th, 2014 7:35 pm by Stephen Igo

By announcing he will not defend Virginia’s constitutional provision defining marriage, the state’s newly installed state attorney general is disregarding the oath of office he took just two weeks ago, Republican officials say.

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Two teens killed in Friday night car crash

Two teens killed in Friday night car crash

January 25th, 2014 3:26 pm by J. H. Osborne

Two teenagers were killed in a single vehicle wreck that injured the driver, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

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Historic downtown Rogersville under snow

January 25th, 2014 2:13 pm by Staff Report

Historic downtown Rogersville is beautiful any time of the year, but snow really brings out the best in Tennessee's second oldest city.

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Ukraine president offers PM post to opposition

Ukraine president offers PM post to opposition

January 25th, 2014 1:53 pm by JIM HEINTZ and MARIA DANILOVA, Associated Press

Ukraine's embattled president on Saturday offered to make a top opposition leader the prime minister, but it was unclear if the overture would mollify the radical faction of protesters who have clashed with police for much of the last week.

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Update: Three dead after shooting at Md. mall

Update: Three dead after shooting at Md. mall

January 25th, 2014 1:32 pm by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

Someone armed with a gun opened fire at a busy shopping mall in suburban Baltimore on Saturday. Three people died, including the person believed to be the shooter, police said.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

January 25th, 2014 11:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman arrested for leaving her kids alone in an apartment, a Southwest Virginia man sentenced in the beating of his infant son, a mom charged with drug possession and a man arrested after hassling a pharmacist.

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