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Saturated slopes cause concern in Calif. cities

Saturated slopes cause concern in Calif. cities

March 1st, 2014 4:47 pm by JOHN ANTCZAK, Associated Press

Saturated mountainsides loomed over foothill communities on Saturday as a storm centered off California rotated bands of rain into a state that sorely needs the moisture but not at such dangerously high rates.

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Russia approves use of military in Ukraine

Russia approves use of military in Ukraine

March 1st, 2014 12:44 pm by DAVID McHUGH and VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV, Associated Press

Russia executed a de facto military takeover of a strategic region in Ukraine after the parliament in Moscow gave President Vladimir Putin a green light Saturday to proceed to protect Russian interests.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

March 1st, 2014 12:00 pm by Staff reports

This week's stories include four people killed in a domestic shooting in Southwest Virginia, a suspect who was arrested in a 2011 murder, a teen sentenced for drugged driving and drunk woman arrested for firing a pistol in the street

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Update: Knoxville man shot in downtown Johnson City

Update: Knoxville man shot in downtown Johnson City

February 28th, 2014 4:35 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Police have released the name of a man shot late Thursday night in downtown Johnson City.

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Two more school bus crashes bring total to five in just over a week

Two more school bus crashes bring total to five in just over a week

February 28th, 2014 4:05 pm by Stephen Igo and Nick Shepherd

In a little more than a week, two accidents occurred in Bloomingdale, one in Gate City, one in Piney Flats and one in Big Stone Gap.

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Ousted Ukraine president defiant in 1st appearance since flight from country

Ousted Ukraine president defiant in 1st appearance since flight from country

February 28th, 2014 2:59 pm by DALTON BENNETT, Associated Press; LAURA MILLS, Associated Press

The sudden arrival of men in military uniform patrolling key strategic facilities prompted Ukraine to accuse Russia of "military invasion and occupation" - a claim that brought an alarming new dimension to the crisis.

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USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program

USDA adds foods to moms and kids food program

February 28th, 2014 2:59 pm by MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press

Pregnant women, mothers and children who get federal assistance with their grocery bills will now be able to buy more whole-grain foods, yogurt, fish, fruits and vegetables.

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Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

Car 'defaced' by lewd image in frost

February 28th, 2014 12:05 pm by Rain Smith

A man wished to file a vandalism report, saying his car had been "defaced." He also requested that an officer respond in a hurry, before the rising sun destroyed the evidence.

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KPD seeking help in locating watch thieves

KPD seeking help in locating watch thieves

February 28th, 2014 11:12 am by Nick Shepherd

Two people made off with nearly $1,500 in stolen watches and the Kingsport Police Department needs your help in finding them.

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Indian Path set to celebrate 40 years of service

Indian Path set to celebrate 40 years of service

February 28th, 2014 9:49 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Indian Path, named from a trail that ancient native Americans traveled on the east side of town, opened its doors in early September 1974 under the Nashville-based Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) and its founder, Dr. Thomas Frist Sr.

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