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UPDATE: George Zimmerman charged with assault, battery

UPDATE: George Zimmerman charged with assault, battery

November 18th, 2013 4:49 pm by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

The man acquitted of criminal charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin was arrested Monday after deputies responded to a disturbance call at a house in Florida, authorities said.

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Coffee fuels assault with scissors

Coffee fuels assault with scissors

November 18th, 2013 4:31 pm by Rain Smith

A Piney Flats woman, 24, told police that she had been arguing with her father, "over coffee....where it was and why it was moved."

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Oregon health exchange represents biggest woe

Oregon health exchange represents biggest woe

November 18th, 2013 1:14 pm by JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press

With all the problems facing the rollout of President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, nowhere is the situation worse or more surprising than in Oregon

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Bomb threat forces early dismissal at Daniel Boone

November 18th, 2013 12:05 pm by NET News Service

According to Washington County Director of Schools Ron Dykes, the bomb threat was discovered on the wall of a restroom at the high school "fairly early this morning."

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Update: Horse captured after running through I-26, Stone Drive traffic

Update: Horse captured after running through I-26, Stone Drive traffic

November 18th, 2013 10:49 am by Rain Smith

Many Kingsport motorists encountered a bizarre sight on Monday morning — a horse galloping through traffic on both Interstate 26 and Stone Drive.

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Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

Santa Train rolls into Kingsport Saturday

November 18th, 2013 10:02 am by J. H. Osborne

Each year, thousands of people — including families for whom a visit to the train is a multi-generational tradition — turn out at stops along the way, regardless of the weather.

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Merger creates new Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church in Bluff City

Merger creates new Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church in Bluff City

November 18th, 2013 9:55 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Not too long ago, Holy Resurrection Antiochian Orthodox Church in Johnson City had a priest, but no church building to call its own. In Bluff City, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church had a church building, but no priest.

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Government explores early release for more aging prisoners

Government explores early release for more aging prisoners

November 18th, 2013 8:41 am by By Richard A. Serrano, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

Thousands of inmates who are gravely ill, suffering from terminal diseases or over age 65 may be eligible for early release under the federal Bureau of Prisons’ compassionate release program.

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Mount Etna, Europe’s most active volcano, erupts again

Mount Etna, Europe’s most active volcano, erupts again

November 17th, 2013 10:47 pm by Associated Press

Mount Etna, Europe’s most active volcano, has erupted again, lighting up the sky over much of eastern Sicily and shooting up a towering column of ash.

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Update: Six dead after tornadoes, damaging storms sweep through Midwest

Update: Six dead after tornadoes, damaging storms sweep through Midwest

November 17th, 2013 10:12 pm by Associated Press

Dozens of tornadoes and intense thunderstorms swept across the Midwest on Sunday, leaving at least six people dead and unleashing powerful winds that flattened entire neighborhoods, flipped over cars and uprooted trees.

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