Kingsport Times News Wednesday, November 26, 2014
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Kingsport organization shows off one of its two new supportive living homes

Kingsport organization shows off one of its two new supportive living homes

November 25th, 2014 10:33 am by Matthew Lane

"This is exactly the type of project the redevelopment trust fund is for," said Ralph Perrey, executive director of THDA. "(The partnerships) make it a lot easier to put our funds to work."

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Kingsport alderman launches campaign for mayor

Kingsport alderman launches campaign for mayor

November 25th, 2014 8:46 am by Matthew Lane

Alderman Tom Parham has been planning a run for mayor for months, having campaign cards printed up earlier this year and privately discussing the matter with friends, family and supporters in the community.

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Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

Thanksgiving trumps Black Friday for deals

November 25th, 2014 8:20 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Turns out, shoppers will find more discounted items in stores that are open on Thanksgiving.

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Photos: Fires burn in Ferguson, gunshots heard in streets

Photos: Fires burn in Ferguson, gunshots heard in streets

November 25th, 2014 8:10 am by JIM SUHR and ANDALE GROSS, Associated Press

Protesters smashed windows out of police cars and buildings, several of which were later looted and set ablaze, and officers lobbed tear gas from inside armored vehicles to disperse crowds.

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Gift Guide: Lots of tablet choices, oh my!

Gift Guide: Lots of tablet choices, oh my!

November 25th, 2014 8:08 am by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer

People tend to hold onto tablets longer than smartphones, so take time to weigh your options.

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Officer testified he went for gun after being punched twice

Officer testified he went for gun after being punched twice

November 25th, 2014 7:57 am by By Robert Patrick, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (TNS)

Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson said he fired his gun twice in the car. He began shooting again after Brown ran away, stopped, turned and began coming for Wilson, with his left hand clenched at his side and his right hand under his shirt.

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Toddler dies in Knoxville blaze

Toddler dies in Knoxville blaze

November 25th, 2014 7:51 am by Associated Press

Firefighters arrived at the home about 11:45 p.m. Monday to find flames had reached the roof and were coming out of the windows. An adult and two other children were also in the home.

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Twenty firearms seized from Hawkins  man convicted of domestic assault

Twenty firearms seized from Hawkins man convicted of domestic assault

November 25th, 2014 12:33 am by Jeff Bobo

On Thursday, Hawkins County Sheriff's Office Cpl. Sam Wilhoit received a petition for an order of protection against Brandon Leroy McBrayer, 33, 307 E. McKinney Ave., Rogersville.

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UPDATE: Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

UPDATE: Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting

November 24th, 2014 9:33 pm by JIM SALTER and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press

A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests.

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Cleveland police: Video of officer shooting boy is 'clear'

Cleveland police: Video of officer shooting boy is 'clear'

November 24th, 2014 8:04 pm by JOHN P. COYNE and KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

A Cleveland officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun near a playground, and video of the shooting is clear about what happened, police said Monday.

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