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Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

Pro-Russian forces storm Ukrainian base in Crimea

March 22nd, 2014 3:07 pm by ADAM PEMBLE and YURAS KARMANAU, Associated Press

Pro-Russian forces stormed a Ukrainian air force base in Crimea, firing shots and stun grenades and smashing through concrete walls with armored personnel carriers. At least one person was wounded, the base commander said.

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Report: NSA targeted Chinese tech giant Huawei

Report: NSA targeted Chinese tech giant Huawei

March 22nd, 2014 2:41 pm by Associated Press

U.S. intelligence agencies hacked into the email servers of Huawei five years ago amid growing concerns that the Chinese telecommunications equipment manufacturer was a threat to U.S. national security, a German weekly reported.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

March 22nd, 2014 10:00 am by Staff reports

This week's stories include a woman who allegedly claimed the devil told her to stab her husband, a double shooting, a drug bust that led to Mexican ice and cash and a Kingsport man being sentenced for the rape of his infant daughter

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China satellite finds object near jet search area

China satellite finds object near jet search area

March 22nd, 2014 9:56 am by ROB GRIFFITH and SCOTT McDONALD, Associated Press

A satellite image released by China on Saturday offers the latest sign that wreckage from a Malaysia Airlines plane lost March 8 could be in a remote stretch of the southern Indian Ocean where planes and ships have been searching for three days.

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UPDATE: Names of 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug suspects released

UPDATE: Names of 'Shamrock Shakedown' drug suspects released

March 21st, 2014 10:08 pm by Wes Bunch

According to Scott County Circuit Court records, a total of 160 indictments on 37 individuals were unsealed by 30th Circuit Judge John Kilgore. Those 37 were arraigned Thursday morning in Circuit Court.

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Sullivan man allegedly leads pursuits after threatening to kill family, cops

Sullivan man allegedly leads pursuits after threatening to kill family, cops

March 21st, 2014 1:11 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man allegedly in the midst of a sleepless, eight-day gravel binge faces multiple charges. He's accused of threatening to kill family members and cops with a shotgun, holding his wife against her will and fleeing police on two occasions.

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SCSO: Kingsport couple busted again for cooking meth

SCSO: Kingsport couple busted again for cooking meth

March 21st, 2014 9:42 am by Rain Smith

For the second time in 18 months, a Kingsport couple have been arrested for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamine.

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Australia says nothing spotted in search for plane

Australia says nothing spotted in search for plane

March 21st, 2014 8:20 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU and SCOTT MCDONALD, Associated Press

An international effort to solve the nearly 2-week-old mystery of what happened to Flight 370 and the 239 people on board is looking for two large floating objects detected by a satellite off the southwest coast of Australia.

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Putin completes annexation of Crimea

Putin completes annexation of Crimea

March 21st, 2014 8:14 am by VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press

Putin hailed the incorporation of Crimea into Russia as a "remarkable event" before he signed the bills into law in the Kremlin on Friday.

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Duke Energy cited for illegally pumping coal-ash water into Cape Fear River

Duke Energy cited for illegally pumping coal-ash water into Cape Fear River

March 21st, 2014 8:10 am by By Craig Jarvis, The News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.) (MCT)

Duke Energy's pumping of two coal-ash ponds for maintenance work at its Chatham County plant illegally put 61 million gallons of wastewater into the Cape Fear River over the past several months.

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