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Kingsport city manager candidate withdraws

Kingsport city manager candidate withdraws

April 9th, 2014 10:15 pm by Matthew Lane

Pat Hardy, with the Municipal Technical Advisory Service — the organization handling the city manager search for the Model City — said Jack Hamlett advised him last week he was removing his name from consideration.

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Scientists try using 3-D printer to build human heart

Scientists try using 3-D printer to build human heart

April 9th, 2014 10:06 pm by Associated Press

It is an ambitious project to first, make a heart and then get it to work in a patient, and it could be years — perhaps decades — before a 3-D printed heart would ever be put in a person.

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One child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash

One child dead, 14 hurt in Florida day care crash

April 9th, 2014 8:45 pm by Associated Press

A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a girl and injuring 14 others, at least a dozen of them children, authorities said. One person at the hospital was in critical condition and five others were in serious condition.

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Blountville woman charged with third felony Walmart theft

Blountville woman charged with third felony Walmart theft

April 9th, 2014 3:50 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

According to court records, the most recent arrest was Tuesday for a theft that occurred in February at Walmart on West Market Street.

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Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative

Gate City man gets nearly 10 years for theft from relative

April 9th, 2014 3:22 pm by Wes Bunch

Joseph Edward Ramey stole approximately $2,000 worth of items from a family member's residence, including gold jewelry, necklaces, earrings, a watch and approximately $400 in cash and loose change. The case was his third robbery conviction.

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'Heartbleed' bug causes major security headache

'Heartbleed' bug causes major security headache

April 9th, 2014 2:43 pm by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writers; MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writers

A confounding computer bug called "Heartbleed" is causing major security headaches across the Internet as websites scramble to fix the problem and Web surfers wonder whether they should change their passwords

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Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

Tenn. House OKs watered-down anti-meth bill

April 9th, 2014 2:35 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Supporters of a watered-down version of Gov. Bill Haslam's anti-methamphetamine legislation approved by the House on Wednesday believe it will help in the fight against the drug's production across the state

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Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

Tennessee House approves bill which seeks 'In God We Trust' signage at Capitol

April 9th, 2014 2:34 pm by Associated Press

A bill calling for the phrase "In God We Trust" to be painted in the tunnel that connects the Tennessee Capitol and the Legislative Plaza has been approved by the House.

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Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

Man faces reckless endangerment charge after gunfire at home

April 9th, 2014 12:20 pm by Rain Smith

A shotgun blast into the home of an elderly Kingsport resident has prompted the arrest of a man, who allegedly told police he was handling the weapon while intoxicated when it accidentally fired.

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Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

Update: Teen stabs 22 at Pittsburgh-area high school

April 9th, 2014 11:19 am by Associated Press

Flailing away with two kitchen knives, a 16-year-old boy with a "blank expression" stabbed and slashed 21 students and a security guard in the crowded halls of his suburban Pittsburgh high school Wednesday before an assistant principal tackled him.

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