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Ariz. woman accused of trying to poison children

Ariz. woman accused of trying to poison children

December 30th, 2013 12:07 pm by Associated Press

An Arizona woman is accused of trying to poison her four children, including one who died, and of stabbing her former husband, all on Christmas.

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Kingsport police seek victims in alleged salesman scam

Kingsport police seek victims in alleged salesman scam

December 30th, 2013 12:02 pm by Rain Smith

A man charged with aggravated assault after allegedly hitting his girlfriend on the head with an iron on Christmas Eve may also have scammed people by presenting himself as a door-to-door salesman.

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Update: Elderly victim of Scott County home fire identified

Update: Elderly victim of Scott County home fire identified

December 30th, 2013 11:04 am by Wes Bunch

Scott County authorities and Virginia State Police are investigating a house fire in Hiltons that claimed the life of a 97-year-old woman Monday morning.

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Local New Year's closings

Local New Year's closings

December 30th, 2013 9:52 am by Staff Report

Check out schedule changes for the New Year's holiday.

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Federal health care sign-ups pass 1 million mark

Federal health care sign-ups pass 1 million mark

December 30th, 2013 9:37 am by JOSH LEDERMAN and RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

The government's rehabilitated health insurance website has seen a December surge in customer sign-ups, pushing enrollment past the 1 million mark, the Obama administration says.

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Tenn. man charged with bilking VA for travel expenses

Tenn. man charged with bilking VA for travel expenses

December 30th, 2013 9:34 am by Associated Press

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reimburses disabled veterans 41.5 cents per mile if they must travel to seek treatment. Investigators said 57-year-old Jimmy Dale Wilson collected $5,674.94 by claiming to make about 73 trips.

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Legal pot sales begin amid uncertainty in Colo.

Legal pot sales begin amid uncertainty in Colo.

December 30th, 2013 9:26 am by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

As Colorado prepares to be the first in the nation to allow recreational pot sales, opening Jan. 1, hopeful retailers are investing their fortunes into the legal recreational pot world.

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Nativity scene featuring Trayvon Martin instead of Jesus ignites passions

Nativity scene featuring Trayvon Martin instead of Jesus ignites passions

December 29th, 2013 10:17 pm by RICK ROJAS, Los Angeles Times

On the lawn of a Claremont church, just like at many churches at this time of year, cutouts of wise men on camelback head toward a makeshift stable, a meager wooden structure where Mary and Joseph have huddled inside.

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Sullivan and its cities  to wire into Tennessee’s emergency radio system

Sullivan and its cities to wire into Tennessee’s emergency radio system

December 29th, 2013 7:48 pm by Matthew Lane

Kingsport, Bristol and Sullivan County are planning to team up with the state of Tennessee on its statewide emergency radio system, a move one Sullivan County commissioner said would save the county and its cities more than $1 million.

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World braces for retirement crisis

World braces for retirement crisis

December 29th, 2013 6:43 pm by DAVID MCHUGH, AP Business Writers

A global retirement crisis is bearing down on workers of all ages. Spawned years before the Great Recession and the 2008 financial meltdown, the crisis was significantly worsened by those twin traumas.

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