Kingsport Times News Monday, December 22, 2014
News Regional & National Business & Technology
Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings

Car rental companies ramp up exotic offerings

April 7th, 2014 3:17 pm by MICHELLE RINDELS, Associated Press

In the past few years, some of the biggest car rental companies have added the finest cars money can buy to their fleets. Alongside the practical Toyotas and Fords are Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Bentleys, Aston Martins and Teslas, to name a few.

Comments
News Crime Regional & National
4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

4 Tenn. teens expected to appear in court in SC

April 7th, 2014 3:10 pm by Associated Press

Police have said a 16-year-old boy, a 16-year-old girl and two 15-year-old boys fled Greene County, Tenn., after the 16-year-old killed his 36-year-old father.

Comments
News Crime Local News
Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

Kingsport man suffers severe burns in explosion of suspected meth lab

April 7th, 2014 10:27 am by Rain Smith

An early Saturday morning fire in Kingsport is suspected to have been triggered by a meth lab explosion, resulting in hospitalization of a man with burns over 40 percent of his body.

Comments
News Regional & National
Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins in home

Mystery surrounds death of Tenn. twins in home

April 7th, 2014 9:46 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Strange, sad and macabre, the discovery of the skeletal remains of twin brothers Andrew and Anthony Johnson has mystified neighbors and others in Chattanooga and beyond.

Comments
News Local News
UPDATE: Trucks hauling liquid nitrogen crash in Wise County, blocking Route 23

UPDATE: Trucks hauling liquid nitrogen crash in Wise County, blocking Route 23

April 7th, 2014 9:22 am by Stephen Igo

WISE — A tanker truck hauling liquid nitrogen overturned on U.S. Route 23 between Wise and Pound in Wise County early Monday, prompting a temporary shutdown of the four-lane highway for about two hours.

Comments
News Regional & National TriCityMom
Sick baby's parents defend sailing trip with kids

Sick baby's parents defend sailing trip with kids

April 7th, 2014 8:35 am by Associated Press

The California parents of a 1-year-old girl who fell ill on a sailing trip around the world thanked military crews who rescued them from their stalled vessel on Sunday and defended their decision to sail with young children.

Comments
News Regional & National
Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

April 7th, 2014 8:25 am by NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes.

Comments
News Entertainment
Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Legendary star Mickey Rooney dies at 93

April 7th, 2014 1:53 am by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Mickey Rooney, the pint-size, precocious actor and all-around talent whose entertainment career spanned more than 80 years, died Sunday at age 93.

Comments
News Regional & National Business & Technology
Obama to sign executive orders on pay disparity

Obama to sign executive orders on pay disparity

April 6th, 2014 10:10 pm by JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Lacking congressional support to raise wages or end gender pay disparities, President Barack Obama is again imposing his policies on federal contractors.

Comments
News Local News
Sullivan County mayoral rivals to take part in forum at BMS

Sullivan County mayoral rivals to take part in forum at BMS

April 6th, 2014 6:50 pm by J. H. Osborne

BRISTOL, Tenn. — The Bristol Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Sullivan County mayoral candidates forum next week, on the eve of early voting.

Comments