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Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

Oak Ridge National Laboratory develops new cyber security technology

January 25th, 2015 5:38 pm by Associated Press

OAK RIDGE — A new weapon against malware has been developed at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

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'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

'Sell, Sell, Sell': NETWORKS CEO ready to market Phipps Bend

January 25th, 2015 5:05 pm by Jeff Bobo

NETWORKS Clay Walker told the Hawkins County Industrial Development Board Thursday he's looking forward to having the Phipps Bend Industrial Park as "another arrow in our quiver."

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Lobbyists spent record $725K in Tennessee last year

Lobbyists spent record $725K in Tennessee last year

January 25th, 2015 3:30 pm by Associated Press

Records from the Tennessee Ethics Commission show organizations lobbying the state Legislature spent a record $725,000 on 96 "wining and dining" events for lawmakers last year.

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Millions of GMO insects could be released in Keys

Millions of GMO insects could be released in Keys

January 25th, 2015 2:23 pm by JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases: dengue and chikungunya.

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Hawkins schools facing IRS audit of 2013 payroll records

Hawkins schools facing IRS audit of 2013 payroll records

January 25th, 2015 10:46 am by Jeff Bobo

As if an anticipated $2 million budget deficit wasn't enough to worry about, Hawkins County Schools are now being targeted for a federal Internal Revenue Service audit beginning next month.

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Stone Drive's $1M sidewalk, local infant's heart transplant and more stories you may have missed

Stone Drive's $1M sidewalk, local infant's heart transplant and more stories you may have missed

January 25th, 2015 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories this week from the Kingsport Times-News.

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Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

Local firefighter dies after five-month battle with cancer

January 24th, 2015 8:07 pm by NET News Service

Five months after being diagnosed with a terminal illness and receiving immense support from the community, Jonesborough firefighter Luke Story died Saturday afternoon

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City invites bids for Sullivan Street project

City invites bids for Sullivan Street project

January 24th, 2015 8:00 pm by Matthew Lane

The City of Kingsport plans to remove the traffic signal at the intersection of Sullivan, Clay and Charlemont as part of the upcoming widening and improvement project along Sullivan Street.

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Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

Rockets kill 30 in Ukrainian city as rebels launch offensive

January 24th, 2015 6:58 pm by PETER LEONARD, Associated Press

KIEV, Ukraine — Indiscriminate rocket fire slammed into a market, schools, homes and shops Saturday in Ukraine's southeastern city of Mariupol, killing at least 30 people, authorities said.

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NE Tenn. realtors report continued gains in sales

NE Tenn. realtors report continued gains in sales

January 24th, 2015 2:30 pm by Hank Hayes

Tri-Cities home sales posted their fourth straight year-over-year gain in 2014 while the annual average price dipped 0.9 percent, according to the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors.

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