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NET, SW Va. not immune to scourge of  sex trafficking

NET, SW Va. not immune to scourge of sex trafficking

November 5th, 2014 11:18 pm by Nick Shepherd

Imagine being a young girl from an impoverished town in Mexico when your parents get a call one day. It's from a person they trust, a person in America.

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TDOT plans  to shut down I-26 at Gray this weekend

TDOT plans to shut down I-26 at Gray this weekend

November 5th, 2014 11:14 pm by J. H. Osborne

Interstate 26 traffic headed toward Johnson City will be detoured north on Interstate 81 to State Route 36 to State Route 354 (Boones Creek Road).

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Dutch to public: Don't pee on the royal palace

Dutch to public: Don't pee on the royal palace

November 5th, 2014 10:48 pm by Associated Press

The Dutch royal family uses the stately structure in downtown Amsterdam as a working palace, not a residence. But the building's dark arches provide a favored spot for urination, often at night, out of sight of police who regularly patrol the area.

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Five injured in western Washington County crash

Five injured in western Washington County crash

November 5th, 2014 10:04 pm by NET News Service

Two helicopters and an ambulance rushed five occupants of a wrecked silver Chevy sedan to the Johnson City Medical Center on Wednesday evening after a crash that nearly sent the vehicle into Little Limestone Creek.

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Three city BOE members say they're not inclined to remove restrictions on facilities study

Three city BOE members say they're not inclined to remove restrictions on facilities study

November 5th, 2014 9:07 pm by Rick Wagner

The board has instructed the facilities study steering committee not to come back with any recommendations involving consolidating the city and county systems, forcing city students to attend a county school or jointly operated city-county schools.

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School bus hits child in Carter County

School bus hits child in Carter County

November 5th, 2014 7:03 pm by JOHN THOMPSON, NET News Service

Carter County Director of Schools Kevin Ward said, "It was a very scary situation." The Tennessee Highway Patrol is investigating.

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Stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

Stocks gain as the price of crude oil rebounds

November 5th, 2014 6:45 pm by Associated Press

Devon Energy was the biggest gainer in the Standard & Poor's 500 index after it reported record oil production late Tuesday and said that its third-quarter earnings more than doubled to $1.02 billion.

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Religion news in brief: Pakistan mob kills Christian couple; gunshots hit Calif. mosque

Religion news in brief: Pakistan mob kills Christian couple; gunshots hit Calif. mosque

November 5th, 2014 6:05 pm by Associated Press

Police in Pakistan say a Muslim mob has beaten a Christian couple to death and burned their bodies in a brick kiln for allegedly desecrating the Quran. Other sources say the young Christians were thrown alive into the fire.

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What small business can expect in the new Congress

What small business can expect in the new Congress

November 5th, 2014 5:47 pm by JOYCE ROSENBERG, Associated Press

The shift in power in Congress may give small businesses help with taxes and regulations, but there's little expectation that sweeping changes are in store. In fact, more gridlock could be on the way.

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Officer gives Jefferson student coat off his back

Officer gives Jefferson student coat off his back

November 5th, 2014 4:31 pm by Michelle McMillian

Kingsport officer to the rescue

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