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Toddler wanders into road after being left to sleep in car

Toddler wanders into road after being left to sleep in car

October 28th, 2013 3:50 pm by Rain Smith

Shortly before 7 p.m. police were called to a Kingsport street, where someone had found an unaccompanied toddler wearing only a diaper, "playing in the roadway."

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Teachers union rep faces embezzlement charge

Teachers union rep faces embezzlement charge

October 28th, 2013 3:37 pm by Stephen Igo

The suspect, a Wise County science teacher, is still in the classroom following last week's indictment, charging her with misappropriating a little more than $10,000.

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Europe mulls sanctions against US over spying

Europe mulls sanctions against US over spying

October 28th, 2013 3:29 pm by CIARAN GILES and FRANK JORDANS, Associated Press

The United States could lose access to an important law enforcement tool used to track terrorist money flows, as Europe weighs a response to allegations that the Americans spied on their closest European allies.

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Police: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

Police: Family friend discovered bodies in Elizabethton double shooting

October 28th, 2013 2:18 pm by NET News Service

Police confirmed this afternoon that a couple died from gunshot wounds Sunday in their Garden Road residence, saying a gun was found in the house and neighbors had heard gunshots early that morning.

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Man charged with vandalism of Kingsport church property

Man charged with vandalism of Kingsport church property

October 28th, 2013 2:12 pm by Rain Smith

At approximately 7 p.m., dispatch was alerted to a suspicious man in the area. A police report says a witness spotted the individual "throw a water hose over a fence at the back of the church," then heard glass breaking.

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VSP continue investigating fatal shooting of robbery suspect

VSP continue investigating fatal shooting of robbery suspect

October 28th, 2013 12:28 pm by Stephen Igo

A formal investigation continues by the Virginia State Police into a Giles County shootout between a robbery suspect and police officers that fatally wounded the suspect on Saturday.

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Obamacare makes some changes to Medicare

Obamacare makes some changes to Medicare

October 28th, 2013 10:04 am by By Laura Green, The Palm Beach Post (MCT)

The focus on preventive care is among changes Medicare plans are making in response to the Affordable Care Act.

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Hunter paralyzed in fall, new street drug and other stories you may have missed

Hunter paralyzed in fall, new street drug and other stories you may have missed

October 28th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A review of some of the interesting and important stories from the past week on TimesNews.net.

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Challenging time for Christian adoption movement

Challenging time for Christian adoption movement

October 28th, 2013 6:23 am by DAVID CRARY, AP National Writer

To many Christian evangelicals, their commitment to finding homes for the world’s orphans is something to celebrate — and they will, gathering at hundreds of churches to direct their thoughts and prayers to these children.

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Police: Husband and wife die from shootings in Elizabethton

Police: Husband and wife die from shootings in Elizabethton

October 27th, 2013 9:41 pm by NET News Service

ELIZABETHTON — An Elizabethton husband and wife are dead from what appeared to be gunshot wounds, police said.

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