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Autopsy ordered for body found along Kingsport road

Autopsy ordered for body found along Kingsport road

November 26th, 2013 11:28 am by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — An autopsy has been ordered for a body that was located Monday morning near a busy Kingsport intersection, while police say a preliminary investigation has found no evidence of foul play.

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Senators writing new sanctions in case Iran cheats

Senators writing new sanctions in case Iran cheats

November 26th, 2013 11:25 am by BRADLEY KLAPPER, Associated Press

Leading Democratic and Republican senators are crafting legislation to reinstate the full force of sanctions and impose new ones if Iran doesn't make good on its pledge to roll back its nuclear program.

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Thanksgiving includes gluten-free pies and all

Thanksgiving includes gluten-free pies and all

November 26th, 2013 11:24 am by CANDICE CHOI, AP Food Industry Writer

At homes across the country this Thursday, tables will be set to accommodate everyone from vegans and vegetarians to those trying to eat like cavemen.

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Accumulating snowfall expected to begin Wednesday morning

Accumulating snowfall expected to begin Wednesday morning

November 26th, 2013 9:53 am by Staff Report

Tuesday's widespread rain is expected to turn to snow beginning early Wednesday morning, bringing accumulations of one to three inches across most of the region.

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Tennesseans can now access driving records online

Tennesseans can now access driving records online

November 26th, 2013 8:31 am by Associated Press

A $2 convenience fee will be assessed to each online transaction, in addition to the $5 state fee set by the Tennessee General Assembly for a copy of a driver record.

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Storm to threaten holiday travel, moving east

Storm to threaten holiday travel, moving east

November 26th, 2013 8:28 am by KELLY P. KISSEL, Associated Press

A winter storm system that hit parts of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas swept toward the densely populated East Coast on Tuesday, threatening to disrupt the plans of travelers ahead of the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Godsey, Anderson to face Republican challengers

Godsey, Anderson to face Republican challengers

November 25th, 2013 10:31 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — Two of Sullivan County’s constitutional officeholders already are facing challenges from within their own party for next year’s election.

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Southwest Virginia  road crews set to battle winter storm

Southwest Virginia road crews set to battle winter storm

November 25th, 2013 9:02 pm by Stephen Igo

WISE — Highway maintenance crews should be on everyone’s short list of what to be thankful for this Thanksgiving week as a storm front that hammered Texas and parts of the Midwest makes its way toward the Atlantic sector of the nation.

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Man shot by Kingsport police during standoff sentenced to year in prison

Man shot by Kingsport police during standoff sentenced to year in prison

November 25th, 2013 7:51 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — A Kingsport man shot during a two-hour standoff with police this past summer pleaded guilty to simple assault on Monday and was sentenced to a year in prison.

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Obama pushes back against critics of Iran deal

Obama pushes back against critics of Iran deal

November 25th, 2013 7:30 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

WASHINGTON — Pushing back hard, President Barack Obama forcefully defended the temporary agreement to freeze Iran’s disputed nuclear program on Monday, declaring that the United States “cannot close the door on diplomacy.”

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