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Armed robbers handcuff Kingsport clerk, steal other employee's car

Armed robbers handcuff Kingsport clerk, steal other employee's car

November 1st, 2013 5:08 pm by Rain Smith

Police say two men brandishing handguns robbed a Kingsport check cashing business on Friday, handcuffing one clerk and fleeing in the other employee's car.

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Celebrate Recovery group geared to young adults

Celebrate Recovery group geared to young adults

November 1st, 2013 3:57 pm by Marci Gore

Jane Ann Carico has seen first-hand what Celebrate Recovery can do for those struggling with addictions, co-dependency and other life struggles, hurts and hang-ups.

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Updated: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

Updated: Gunman kills TSA agent at LAX, injures 2 others

November 1st, 2013 3:28 pm by JUSTIN PRITCHARD and TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two law enforcement officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the investigation publicly, identified the gunman as Paul Ciancia, 23, of Pennsville, N.J.

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Police: Inmates attack Kingsport child rape suspect

Police: Inmates attack Kingsport child rape suspect

November 1st, 2013 2:42 pm by Rain Smith

According to a police report, the assault occurred as the four men were in a holding cell awaiting appearances in Kingsport court, with one suspect saying they were motivated by the charges of sex crimes against a child.

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Church Hill police allegedly find drug deal records on passed out woman

Church Hill police allegedly find drug deal records on passed out woman

November 1st, 2013 1:32 pm by Rain Smith

It's the second time in 11 months that the suspect has allegedly been found intoxicated in a parking lot, this time with scraps of paper detailing drug deals.

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Fugitive from Carter Co. shooting that wounded 2 captured in Hampton trailer

Fugitive from Carter Co. shooting that wounded 2 captured in Hampton trailer

November 1st, 2013 9:52 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

The second of two cousins wanted in a series of drive-by shootings in Carter County was captured early this morning in Hampton, Sheriff Chris Mathes said.

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DCS no longer removing children without hearing

DCS no longer removing children without hearing

November 1st, 2013 8:18 am by Associated Press

Case workers and their supervisors could previously decide on their own whether to remove a child but had to petition a court to review their actions within 72 hours. The federal court found that practice was unconstitutional.

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Severe Tenn. weather downs power line, kills child

Severe Tenn. weather downs power line, kills child

November 1st, 2013 8:15 am by Associated Press

A statement from police says 9-year-old Christopher Ellison was pronounced dead Thursday night shortly after being taken to Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

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Congress governs self under 'Obamacare'

Congress governs self under 'Obamacare'

November 1st, 2013 8:12 am by LAURIE KELLMAN, Associated Press

Think you're confused by "Obamacare." It's roiling Capitol Hill behind the scenes, too. Members of Congress are governing themselves under President Obama's signature law, which means they have great leeway in how to apply it to their own staffs.

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Video game binge leads to breakfast run, missing husband

Video game binge leads to breakfast run, missing husband

October 31st, 2013 3:18 pm by Rain Smith

After playing video games "all night" a man left his Kingsport home to get breakfast at Hardee's. He later called his wife to relay "a problem," and eventually ended up passed out in Gate City.

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