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This is what happens when boiling water meets extreme cold

This is what happens when boiling water meets extreme cold

January 6th, 2014 4:32 pm by Interesting stories we found around the web

An Ontario man woke up to -41 degree weather and decided to go out and shoot boiling water out of a water gun. The result was pretty cool.

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Supreme Court puts Utah same-sex marriage on hold

Supreme Court puts Utah same-sex marriage on hold

January 6th, 2014 4:03 pm by BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press; MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

Gay couples in Utah were thrust into legal limbo Monday as the U.S. Supreme Court put a halt to same-sex marriages in the state, turning jubilation to doubt just weeks after a judge's ruling sent people rushing to get married.

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Woman charged with indecent exposure at motel

Woman charged with indecent exposure at motel

January 6th, 2014 3:53 pm by Rain Smith

The woman was told by Kingsport police to stay inside her room, but walked out moments later wearing "only a bra."

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Fires at Kingsport truck stop under investigation

Fires at Kingsport truck stop under investigation

January 6th, 2014 3:34 pm by Staff Report

Authorities are investigating a blaze that destroyed two tractor trailers at a Kingsport truck stop.

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KPD: DUI suspect fights officers in middle of Stone Drive

KPD: DUI suspect fights officers in middle of Stone Drive

January 6th, 2014 1:38 pm by Rain Smith

An intoxicated driver fought with two officers in the middle of Stone Drive on Sunday morning, according to police, and rolled "into oncoming traffic" while attempting to escape.

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TVA preps for electric spike amid cold weather

TVA preps for electric spike amid cold weather

January 6th, 2014 12:46 pm by Associated Press

The Tennessee Valley Authority says it is preparing for heavy electric demand because of the arctic weather blowing into the state.

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VDOT braces for below zero temps

VDOT braces for below zero temps

January 6th, 2014 11:13 am by Stephen Igo

Road conditions are a bit dicey in many areas of Southwest Virginia, particularly higher elevation areas such as Pound, Norton and Wise, but Virginia Department of Transportation road crews kept busy clearing road surfaces as much as possible.

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South Korea develops world's first cancer-treating nanorobot

South Korea develops world's first cancer-treating nanorobot

January 6th, 2014 10:35 am by Interesting stories we found around the web

South Korean scientists say they have developed the world's first nanorobot that can selectively target and help treat cancer.

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Woman attacked by pit bull inside Carter County apartment

Woman attacked by pit bull inside Carter County apartment

January 6th, 2014 9:30 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

A woman suffered “life-threatening” injuries from an attack by a 1-1/2 year old pit bull dog early Sunday morning, Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said.

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Arctic air blasts into region

Arctic air blasts into region

January 6th, 2014 9:15 am by Associated Press

The National Weather Service in Morristown expects temperatures to fall across East Tennessee on Monday to around 7 degrees by 5pm. Wind chill values are forecast at between -3 and -13.

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