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Couponing 101:  Expert Savings with Money-Saving Expert Andrea Woroch: Part I

Couponing 101: Expert Savings with Money-Saving Expert Andrea Woroch: Part I

February 5th, 2014 9:21 am by Amanda Arnold-Drinnon

Tips from Andrea Woroch

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States look to rein in government surveillance

States look to rein in government surveillance

February 5th, 2014 8:37 am by NIGEL DUARA, Associated Press

State lawmakers around the nation are proposing bills to curtail the powers of law enforcement to monitor and track citizens. Their efforts are a direct message to the federal government: If you don't take action to strengthen privacy, we will.

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CVS pulling tobacco from shelves

CVS pulling tobacco from shelves

February 5th, 2014 8:33 am by Associated Press

CVS Caremark, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain, said Wednesday that it will phase out cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco by Oct. 1, a move that will cost it about $2 billion in annual revenue.

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Sullivan County highway post back up in air

Sullivan County highway post back up in air

February 4th, 2014 11:22 pm by J. H. Osborne

BLOUNTVILLE — You might need a road map to try and figure out who is, or has been, or will be commissioner of highways — temporary, interim, or otherwise — and put into or removed from office.

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Haslam touts his ‘Tennessee Promise’ initiative

Haslam touts his ‘Tennessee Promise’ initiative

February 4th, 2014 11:16 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam’s plan is similar to Sullivan County’s “Educate and Grow” scholarship that began giving free tuition to students attending Northeast State Community College more than 10 years ago.

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Gay marriage fight comes to Southern courtroom

Gay marriage fight comes to Southern courtroom

February 4th, 2014 10:41 pm by Associated Press

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Opponents of a Virginia law banning same-sex unions told a federal judge it was just like the Jim Crow-era prohibition against interracial marriage. Supporters maintained there was no fundamental right to gay marriage.

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Facebook barrels ahead on 10th anniversary

Facebook barrels ahead on 10th anniversary

February 4th, 2014 7:10 pm by BARBARA ORTUTAY, Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) —From its roots as a website with no ads, no business plan and a hacker ethic, Facebook has grown into a company worth $150 billion, with 6,337 employees and sprawling headquarters in the heart of Silicon Valley.

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Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

Retired judge defending Hawkins court clerk says she will be vindicated

February 4th, 2014 6:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — Retired Hawkins County circuit judge Kindall Lawson told the Times-News Tuesday that in 40 years on the bench he never heard of a clerk being arrested for failing to meet the staffing request of a judge.

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Long winter brings salt shortage, steeper prices

Long winter brings salt shortage, steeper prices

February 4th, 2014 5:39 pm by Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Cities have already gone through most of their salt well ahead of the time they traditionally really need it — when the coldest part of winter gives way to temperatures just warm enough to turn snow into freezing rain and sleet.

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Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

Video: Burglars raid Starbucks inside Kingsport hospital

February 4th, 2014 3:54 pm by Staff Report

Kingsport police are searching for a man and woman believed to have burglarized Starbucks in Holston Valley Medical Center, making away with food and beverages.

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