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Dangerous new eating disorder emerges among teenage girls and young women

Dangerous new eating disorder emerges among teenage girls and young women

October 4th, 2013 3:00 pm by JIM SALTER, Associated Press

Experts in eating disorders are concerned about an Internet-fueled trend in which teenage girls and young women pursue an elusive and possibly dangerous weight-loss goal: to become so slender that their thighs don't touch even when their feet are together

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Pa. governor compares same-sex unions to sibling marriage

Pa. governor compares same-sex unions to sibling marriage

October 4th, 2013 2:53 pm by By Angela Couloumbis, The Philadelphia Inquirer (MCT)

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett on Friday compared same-sex marriage to the marriage of brothers and sisters.

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Update: Kingsport alderman found not guilty for DUI (expanded version plus video)

Update: Kingsport alderman found not guilty for DUI (expanded version plus video)

October 4th, 2013 12:33 pm by Nick Shepherd

A Kingsport alderman has been found not guilty of driving under the influence after officers destroyed evidence and did not give him his Miranda rights.

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Riverport Road in Kingsport closed Friday due to downed power pole

Riverport Road in Kingsport closed Friday due to downed power pole

October 4th, 2013 11:38 am by Matthew Lane

Riverport Road will be closed between South Wilcox Drive and Manor Drive.

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One charge in Kingsport man’s case increased to aggravated rape

One charge in Kingsport man’s case increased to aggravated rape

October 4th, 2013 8:48 am by Sue Guinn Legg, NET News Service

A Kingsport man charged with raping two women in separate incidents reported within a half-mile stretch of West Market Street during the early morning of Sept. 27 had one of his rape charges increased to aggravated rape

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Mother: Daughter in Capitol chase was depressed

Mother: Daughter in Capitol chase was depressed

October 4th, 2013 8:41 am by Associated Press

The mother of a Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after trying to breach a barrier at the White House said her daughter was suffering from post-partum depression.

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Update: Two teenagers, a boy and a girl, have been charged

Update: Two teenagers, a boy and a girl, have been charged

October 4th, 2013 8:39 am by Wes Bunch

The Scott County Sheriff's Office confirmed Friday afternoon that two Gate City High School students are in custody and facing felony charges for allegedly making threats on social media to kill a classmate.

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Government shutdown puts squeeze on Republican moderates

Government shutdown puts squeeze on Republican moderates

October 4th, 2013 8:31 am by By Joseph Tanfani, Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT)

This pocket of small-town New Jersey, mostly Republican and deeply dependent on nearby Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, is filled with military retirees and now, with the shutdown, thousands of angry, idled workers like Challender.

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Governor rejected in offer to reopen Grand Canyon

Governor rejected in offer to reopen Grand Canyon

October 3rd, 2013 11:28 pm by BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press

Arizona's Republican leaders, known for picking fights with the federal government, are seething again now that the Grand Canyon is closed because of the budget crisis in Washington.

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N.C. church mourns fiery bus crash that killed 8

N.C. church mourns fiery bus crash that killed 8

October 3rd, 2013 11:10 pm by KRISTIN M. HALL and MITCH WEISS, Associated Press

After the fiery crash of a church bus in Tennessee, Daniel Morrison knew a phone call would be coming.

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