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Authorities investigating whether Colorado girls were trying to join Islamic militants

Authorities investigating whether Colorado girls were trying to join Islamic militants

October 22nd, 2014 6:54 pm by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

Three teenage girls from suburban Denver being investigated for possibly trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria aren't radicalized jihadis but rather victims of an online predator, a school official said Wednesday.

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Two dead in shooting at Canada's Parliament

Two dead in shooting at Canada's Parliament

October 22nd, 2014 6:45 pm by JEREMY HAINSWORTH, Associated Press

OTTAWA, Ontario — A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire.

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Photo Gallery: Eastman "Topping Out" ceremony for new corporate center

October 22nd, 2014 6:43 pm by Ned Jilton

Photo highlights from Wednesday's "topping out" ceremony for Eastman Chemical Company's new five-story Corporate Business Center. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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KKK affiliated Hawkins man agrees to federal pipe bomb plea

KKK affiliated Hawkins man agrees to federal pipe bomb plea

October 22nd, 2014 5:32 pm by Jeff Bobo

Joshua Colt Looney agreed last week to plead guilty to one count of "knowingly making destructive devices (pipe bombs)" in exchange for a recommended 46 month sentence

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Kingsport officials brewing up plan for house on Sourmash Drive

Kingsport officials brewing up plan for house on Sourmash Drive

October 22nd, 2014 3:00 pm by Matthew Lane

"We have a house on Sourmash Drive that (Kingsport) has owned for more than two years, and it's a disgrace for the community," Mayor Dennis Phillips told the Board of Mayor and Aldermen on Monday afternoon.

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Voter ID now required to vote in Virginia

Voter ID now required to vote in Virginia

October 22nd, 2014 1:30 pm by Stephen Igo

The city of Norton ballot will include candidates for City Council and Norton School Board, while Wise County voters will see an even simpler ballot come Nov. 4 election day.

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Update: Police locate missing Kingsport man

Update: Police locate missing Kingsport man

October 22nd, 2014 12:38 pm by Staff Report

A Kingsport man with medical conditions who was last seen by his caregiver two days ago has now been located.

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Checks stolen at Sullivan County church

Checks stolen at Sullivan County church

October 22nd, 2014 11:24 am by Staff Report

At least eight checks have been passed at local business, totaling fraudulent transactions in excess of $500.

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Tennessee child traps himself in arcade game

Tennessee child traps himself in arcade game

October 22nd, 2014 8:32 am by Associated Press

The boy's grandmother says she received a text message and looked away from the toddler for a moment, then heard a "bang" and saw the boy inside the claw crane.

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Battles rage over genetically modified foods

Battles rage over genetically modified foods

October 22nd, 2014 8:25 am by By Michael Muskal, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Voters in two states will decide the fate of labeling laws, letting purchasers know whether they are buying products that contain materials that have been genetically engineered or modified.

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