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86-year-old Serb guards over World War I dead in Greece

86-year-old Serb guards over World War I dead in Greece

November 8th, 2014 7:15 pm by COSTAS KANTOURIS, Associated Press

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Stooped and unsteady, Djordje Mihailovic walks among rows of discolored marble crosses of Serb soldiers slain a century ago in the horrors of World War I.

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Sullivan panel gets firsthand look at jail

Sullivan panel gets firsthand look at jail

November 8th, 2014 6:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

When Sullivan County Mayor Richard Venable took office Sept. 1, the Sullivan County Jail was facing threat of decertification by the Tennessee Correction Institute.

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Kingsport Ministry empowers women through love, laughter, laundry

Kingsport Ministry empowers women through love, laughter, laundry

November 8th, 2014 4:15 pm by Marci Gore

The Oasis of Kingsport, which opened in June at 1009 E. Sullivan St. in downtown Kingsport, is a gathering place for all women and children (including boys 10 and under), offering services to promote self-sufficiency and empowerment.

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Mexican meth increasingly supplanting at-home labs

Mexican meth increasingly supplanting at-home labs

November 8th, 2014 2:04 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

In Tennessee, lab seizures are down 40 percent this year, said Tommy Farmer, director of the Tennessee Meth and Pharmaceutical Task Force. Meanwhile, Mexican cartels have upped their meth-making.

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Tow truck stolen from Kingsport wrecker service

Tow truck stolen from Kingsport wrecker service

November 8th, 2014 10:35 am by Rain Smith

The truck was hot-wired and driven from West Stone Wrecker, 2005 West Stone Drive, then located the following afternoon at Food City in Church Hill.

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Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

Teen accused of Roan Mountain murder may face attempted murder charge for alleged assault on jailer

November 8th, 2014 9:38 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

The latest charge being sent to the grand jury stems from an incident at the Carter County Jail on Oct. 23, where Anthony Lacy allegedly assaulted a jailer while Lacy was being held in pretrial confinement on the murder charge.

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Stocks that could benefit from a GOP-led Congress

Stocks that could benefit from a GOP-led Congress

November 8th, 2014 9:33 am by KEN SWEET, AP Business Writer

Lower taxes for medical device makers. Lighter regulations for coal. If the new Republican-led Congress manages to push through these policy changes it could lift stocks in the health and energy industries.

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The most viewed crime stories of the week

The most viewed crime stories of the week

November 8th, 2014 9:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the top crime stories of the past week.

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Immigration dispute erupts at White House lunch

Immigration dispute erupts at White House lunch

November 7th, 2014 6:41 pm by Associated Press

Republicans attending the postelection lunch at Obama's invitation said they asked him for more time to work on legislation, but the president said his patience was running out.

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Dow, S&P 500 eke out gains, set record highs

Dow, S&P 500 eke out gains, set record highs

November 7th, 2014 6:02 pm by Associated Press

An encouraging report on hiring barely fazed the stock market Friday, leaving indexes with the slightest of gains. For investors, good is no longer good enough.

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