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Helicopter crash in Ky kills three, including one originally from Church Hill

Helicopter crash in Ky kills three, including one originally from Church Hill

June 7th, 2013 10:51 am by Associated Press and Staff report

Lee Dobbs' brother-in-law contacted the Times-News and informed us that Dobbs was originally from Church Hill and has friends and family in the area.

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In training: Local teen on verge of qualifying for Westminster Dog Show

In training: Local teen on verge of qualifying for Westminster Dog Show

June 7th, 2013 9:26 am by Nick Shepherd

If you’ve ever house trained a dog, you know how hard it is. Now imagine training a dog to show off in front of hundreds of people. A Kingsport teenager does just that, and is very good at it. So good in fact she’s one win away from competing in the Wes

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Obama pitching new health care law in California

Obama pitching new health care law in California

June 7th, 2013 8:52 am by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is making a personal plea to Californians, Latinos and young people to sign up for coverage under the new health care law.

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IRS official apologizes for lavish $4M conference

IRS official apologizes for lavish $4M conference

June 7th, 2013 8:26 am by ALAN FRAM and STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Internal Revenue Service official whose division staged a lavish $4.1 million training conference and who starred as Mr. Spock in a "Star Trek" parody shown at the 2010 gathering conceded to Congress on Thursday that taxpayer dollars

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Former Gate City baseball coach indicted for firing weapon inside home

Former Gate City baseball coach indicted for firing weapon inside home

June 7th, 2013 8:16 am by Wes Bunch

GATE CITY — A former Gate City High School baseball coach who allegedly fired a shotgun insided the bedroom of an occupied home was indicted Thursday by a Scott County grand jury.

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Global markets volatile ahead of US jobs report

Global markets volatile ahead of US jobs report

June 7th, 2013 7:56 am by CARLO PIOVANO,Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — Stock markets were volatile on Friday as investors awaited a key U.S. jobs report for clues on how much longer the Federal Reserve will keep providing stimulus to the world's largest economy.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 7th, 2013 7:55 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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Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida

Tropical Storm Andrea pounds parts of Florida

June 7th, 2013 12:41 am by Associated Press

MIAMI — The first named storm of the Atlantic season hammered Florida with rain, heavy winds, and tornadoes Thursday as it moved toward the coast of Georgia and the Carolinas, promising sloppy commutes and waterlogged vacation getaways.

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Accused cattle rustler indicted in theft of pickup

Accused cattle rustler indicted in theft of pickup

June 6th, 2013 8:55 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — A Hawkins County man who was arrested with an accomplice last month accused of rustling 10 cows and a bull has been named in a sealed Hawkins County grand jury indictment accusing him of stealing a truck.

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Leaked document shows monumental extent of phone-records monitoring

Leaked document shows monumental extent of phone-records monitoring

June 6th, 2013 8:34 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — A leaked document has laid bare the monumental scope of the government’s surveillance of Americans’ phone records — hundreds of millions of calls — in the first hard evidence of a huge data collection program aimed at combating terror.

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