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At least 60 killed across country in Egypt clashes

At least 60 killed across country in Egypt clashes

August 16th, 2013 2:00 pm by AYA BATRAWY,Associated Press; TONY G. GABRIEL,Associated Press

Security officials in Egypt say the death toll in clashes across the country has risen to at least 60 people killed.

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Kingsport man breaks into ex-girlfriend's home, attacks male guest with hammer

Kingsport man breaks into ex-girlfriend's home, attacks male guest with hammer

August 16th, 2013 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Kingsport man was arrested Wednesday night after allegedly breaking into an ex-girlfriend’s house in Church Hill, attacking her male guest with a large hammer, and threatening to kill her.

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Suspect arrested in robbery of Church Hill's Food City pharmacy

Suspect arrested in robbery of Church Hill's Food City pharmacy

August 16th, 2013 10:51 am by Rain Smith

Police say they have arrested a man who entered the Food City pharmacy in Church Hill on Thursday and demanded pills, handing over a note threatening “all pharmacy workers will die” if they didn't comply.

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Piney Flats man gets maximum sentence in child porn case

Piney Flats man gets maximum sentence in child porn case

August 16th, 2013 7:25 am by Matthew Lane

A forensic evaluation of the man's computer hard drives revealed 3,560 images of child pornography, including images of babies being raped, bondage and bestiality.

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Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook on shopper worries

Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook on shopper worries

August 16th, 2013 7:05 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's biggest retailer, said the weak global economy continues to batter its low-income shoppers.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 16th, 2013 6:57 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Obesity very high in 13 states, many in the South

Obesity very high in 13 states, many in the South

August 15th, 2013 11:28 pm by Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) — At least 30 percent of adults were obese in 13 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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Death toll from Egypt violence surges past 600

Death toll from Egypt violence surges past 600

August 15th, 2013 5:32 pm by Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) — Violence spread Thursday, with government buildings set afire near the Pyramids, policemen gunned down and scores of Christian churches attacked.

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UPDATE: Mother, boyfriend arrested in 'severe' abuse of 14-month-old

UPDATE: Mother, boyfriend arrested in 'severe' abuse of 14-month-old

August 15th, 2013 3:29 pm by Wes Bunch

A Scott County mother and her boyfriend have been arrested in connection with the "severe abuse" of her 14-month-old son, who reportedly had two black eyes and was found living in deplorable conditions.

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Update: Two charged in 2011 Kingsport murder; family calls arrests "bittersweet"

Update: Two charged in 2011 Kingsport murder; family calls arrests "bittersweet"

August 15th, 2013 3:07 pm by Rain Smith

Hundreds of hours of investigation by Kingsport police, including interviews with more than five dozen individuals throughout Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, have led to a pair of arrests in a 2011 murder.

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