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Netanyahu urges Obama  to maintain sanctions against Iran

Netanyahu urges Obama to maintain sanctions against Iran

September 30th, 2013 5:01 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

WASHINGTON — Despite soothing assurances from Iran’s new leaders, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu implored President Barack Obama on Monday to keep punishing sanctions in place against Tehran.

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Homework involved to apply for health insurance

Homework involved to apply for health insurance

September 30th, 2013 4:53 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Getting covered under President Barack Obama’s health care law might take you more than one sitting.

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Police crack down on synthetic drugs in Wise County

Police crack down on synthetic drugs in Wise County

September 30th, 2013 10:55 am by Stephen Igo

Friday's raid in Wise County targeted a half dozen businesses, mostly in the Pound area.

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Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

Update: Three students, driver treated for minor injuries in Russell County school bus crash

September 30th, 2013 9:29 am by Staff reports

A Russell County school bus was traveling north on Route 671 when it ran off the left side of the gravel road. The bus went down a slight embankment and overturned onto its side.

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Group wants to oust Tenn GOP head

Group wants to oust Tenn GOP head

September 30th, 2013 8:57 am by Associated Press

A group seeking to deny incumbent U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander another term in office is pushing to oust the head of Tennessee's Republican Party.

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Obamacare dispute sends gov't to brink of shutdown

Obamacare dispute sends gov't to brink of shutdown

September 30th, 2013 8:26 am by ANDREW TAYLOR, Associated Press

Hours before a threatened government shutdown, the Senate has the next move Monday on must-do budget legislation that has fueled a bitter congressional dispute over President Barack Obama's signature health care law.

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Extra innings: Rays, Rangers extend regular season by forcing AL wild-card tiebreaker

Extra innings: Rays, Rangers extend regular season by forcing AL wild-card tiebreaker

September 30th, 2013 3:00 am by Associated Press

The regular season is going to game No. 163 when the Tampa Bay Rays visit the Texas Rangers on Monday night in an all-or-nothing tiebreaker for the second AL wild-card spot.

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Homeland Security chief gives advice on surviving active shooter scenarios

Homeland Security chief gives advice on surviving active shooter scenarios

September 29th, 2013 10:16 pm by Jeff Bobo

ROGERSVILLE — The worst thing a person can do is adopt the belief that mass shootings happen to other people in other places and can’t happen here, according to Homeland Security specialist Jerry Stout.

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Kingsport post office off the market

Kingsport post office off the market

September 29th, 2013 7:39 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — Kingsport’s downtown post office is no longer on the market. But it’s not because the property has been sold or is under contract with a prospective buyer.

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Suspicious package found on flight at TCRA

Suspicious package found on flight at TCRA

September 29th, 2013 6:29 pm by Jeff Bobo

BLOUNTVILLE — A suspicious package that prompted security at Tri-Cities Regional Airport to shut down the facility and stop all fights Sunday afternoon turned out to be harmless.

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