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Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

Kingsport valet reportedly steals guest's Buick

September 5th, 2013 1:26 pm by Rain Smith

A valet attendant at the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center has been arrested after allegedly stealing a guest's vehicle, then returning with it to work the next day.

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Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

Wanted Kingsport man jumps from moving vehicle

September 5th, 2013 12:03 pm by Staff Report

A wanted Kingsport man reportedly jumped from a moving vehicle when spotted by police on Wednesday afternoon, leading Church Hill officers on a pair of foot pursuits.

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Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

Two charged in arson of Sullivan barn

September 5th, 2013 11:14 am by Rain Smith

A roll of flaming paper towels was thrown at the structure, according to police, while the suspects say they encountered the barn's owner in an earlier road rage incident.

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Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

Bloomingdale woman finds alleged burglar in her bed

September 5th, 2013 9:43 am by Rain Smith

A Sullivan County woman found an unknown man lying in her bed on Wednesday afternoon, with him allegedly telling her to "get out of my house" before pouring himself a drink in the kitchen.

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Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

Walk at Warriors’ Path to raise awareness, funds for apraxia of speech

September 5th, 2013 7:58 am by Leigh Ann Laube

Lynn Whitaker knew something was wrong soon after son Max was born on July 2, 2010. Max said “Momma” and “Dada” when he was 9 or 10 months old, but he only said the words once.

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Then and now: Obama on use of US military might

Then and now: Obama on use of US military might

September 5th, 2013 7:36 am by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

As a candidate focused on his own election, Barack Obama championed restraint and global cooperation when faced with security threats. Now, as commander in chief of a world superpower, his rhetoric of the past is being tested by the reality of today.

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Feds won't enforce same-sex veterans law

Feds won't enforce same-sex veterans law

September 5th, 2013 7:25 am by PETE YOST, Associated Press

The Obama administration said Wednesday it will stop enforcing a law that blocks benefits to partners of military veterans in same-sex marriages.

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Castro’s jailhouse suicide brings little sympathy

Castro’s jailhouse suicide brings little sympathy

September 4th, 2013 10:42 pm by Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) — “This man couldn’t take, for even a month, a small portion of what he had dished out for more than a decade,” said Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty.

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Teen dead, more hurt in Texas high school stabbing

Teen dead, more hurt in Texas high school stabbing

September 4th, 2013 10:01 pm by Associated Press

SPRING, Texas (AP) — A fight inside a Houston-area high school escalated into a series of stabbings Wednesday that left a 17-year-old student dead and three others wounded, sheriff’s officials said.

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Wait times still long in Tennessee driver service centers

Wait times still long in Tennessee driver service centers

September 4th, 2013 5:56 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE (AP) — The Tennessean reports attempts to cut wait times over the last two years have been hampered by computer issues and an increase in handgun permit applications.

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