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Independence Day chaos: Calif. fireworks explosion injures 28

Independence Day chaos: Calif. fireworks explosion injures 28

July 5th, 2013 6:19 pm by Associated Press

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — As many as 10,000 Fourth of July revelers were just settling into their seats for the fireworks show when a bright plume of red and white bursts spread across the ground, injuring 28 people and sending others fleeing.

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Former JC doctor to serve time at Ala. prison for mislabeled cancer drugs

Former JC doctor to serve time at Ala. prison for mislabeled cancer drugs

July 5th, 2013 3:26 pm by Rex Barber, NET News Service

Dr. William Kincaid, a former Johnson City cancer physician who pleaded guilty in federal court in December to misleading patients by receiving mislabeled cancer drugs, is to report to prison in less than three weeks.

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John Paul II and John XXIII to be made saints this year

John Paul II and John XXIII to be made saints this year

July 5th, 2013 11:42 am by Alvise Armellini,dpa (MCT)

Two 20th century leaders of the Catholic Church should be made saints, Pope Francis decided on Friday, as the Vatican announced the forthcoming canonization of John XXIII and John Paul II.

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New principals announced for North Middle, Sullivan Gardens

New principals announced for North Middle, Sullivan Gardens

July 5th, 2013 11:20 am by Rick Wagner

Sullivan North Middle School and Sullivan Gardens K-8 have new principals, Sullivan County Director of Schools Jubal Yennie announced Wednesday afternoon.

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US economy adds 195K jobs; unemployment 7.6 pct.

US economy adds 195K jobs; unemployment 7.6 pct.

July 5th, 2013 11:05 am by CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER, AP Economics Writer

U.S. employers added a robust 195,000 jobs in June and many more in April and May than previously thought.

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Editorial: America sorely needs truth in government

July 5th, 2013 9:03 am by Staff Report

Americans always have held different political and social opinions, but what’s missing in our political discourse is honesty and integrity.

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Rain expected through weekend after chilly 4th

Rain expected through weekend after chilly 4th

July 5th, 2013 8:28 am by Associated Press

Clouds and a persistent flow of gulf moisture are holding down temperatures and bringing rain, sometimes heavy, to Tennessee. Rain is expected through the weekend across the eastern two-thirds of the state.

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US Postal Service still seeking buyer for downtown Kingsport building

US Postal Service still seeking buyer for downtown Kingsport building

July 5th, 2013 8:15 am by Matthew Lane

Kingsport’s downtown post office is not only for sale, it’s also on sale. Any purchase would include the main two-story building (62,000 square feet) and the 1.6 acre city block of Center, Clay, New and Revere streets.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

July 5th, 2013 8:09 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Nowhere but up for 'Upward Bound'

Nowhere but up for 'Upward Bound'

July 5th, 2013 7:10 am by Stephen Igo

A federal program from another era thrives at UVa-Wise.

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