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20 parasite-ridden dogs dropped at local animal shelter's door

20 parasite-ridden dogs dropped at local animal shelter's door

February 26th, 2014 2:53 pm by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

The staff at the Johnson City/Washington County animal shelter came to work Tuesday to find 20 small dogs in very poor condition at the front door.

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Kentucky snake handler death doesn't shake belief

Kentucky snake handler death doesn't shake belief

February 26th, 2014 2:16 pm by TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

Three days after pastor Jamie Coots died from a rattlesnake bite at church, mourners leaving the funeral went to the church to handle snakes.

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Arizona governor holding meetings over rights bill

Arizona governor holding meetings over rights bill

February 26th, 2014 2:15 pm by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer was holding private meetings Wednesday with opponents and proponents of legislation adding protections for people who assert their religious beliefs in refusing service to gays.

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KPD: Short knew her 'brutal' killer

KPD: Short knew her 'brutal' killer

February 26th, 2014 2:08 pm by Rain Smith

More than 100 police interviews in four states have led to an arrest in the 2011 murder of a Kingsport woman, with police saying the suspect and victim were acquaintances.

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Update: Crash on I-26 kills Kingsport woman, 4-year-old boy

Update: Crash on I-26 kills Kingsport woman, 4-year-old boy

February 26th, 2014 1:56 pm by Nick Shepherd

A 4-year-old boy who was critically injured in a crash on I-26 that killed the driver of the car in which he was riding Wednesday has died of his injuries.

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Mount Carmel mayor accused of threatening police officers to increase ticket revenue

Mount Carmel mayor accused of threatening police officers to increase ticket revenue

February 26th, 2014 10:47 am by Jeff Bobo

Some past Mount Carmel employees are alleging that police officers were "pressured" and "threatened" with dismissal if they didn't increase revenue gained through citations.

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2 children die after SUV crashes into Tenn. pond

2 children die after SUV crashes into Tenn. pond

February 26th, 2014 8:34 am by Associated Press

According to media reports, 24-year-old Monique H. Einwechter was driving late Monday when her SUV slipped off a pond dam into the water.

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Backyard bonanza: Couple finds $10 million in rare coins while walking dog

Backyard bonanza: Couple finds $10 million in rare coins while walking dog

February 26th, 2014 8:32 am by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree.

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Update: Suspect in Kingsport murder identified

Update: Suspect in Kingsport murder identified

February 26th, 2014 12:07 am by Rain Smith

Jonathan Lynn Slemp, 42, is currently held on $300,000 bond, charged with first-degree murder, felony murder and especially aggravated robbery.

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AP exclusive: Few Army women want combat jobs

AP exclusive: Few Army women want combat jobs

February 25th, 2014 11:03 pm by Associated Press

A survey also revealed that soldiers of both genders are nervous about women entering combat jobs but say they are determined to do it fairly.

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