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Rescue Fund works to lift struggling families for Christmas

Rescue Fund works to lift struggling families for Christmas

November 9th, 2013 9:35 pm by J. H. Osborne

For many families in our region, the struggle to keep food on the table is ongoing, be it Christmas or not. Unfortunately, their focus all too often is a daily one to keep the basics on the table. No extras. No leftovers.

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Kingsport's  high end housing stimulus moving forward

Kingsport's high end housing stimulus moving forward

November 9th, 2013 9:30 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — The city of Kingsport is working out the final guidelines and parameters of its high-end housing incentive program, recently meeting with a group of local home builders to get their input on the viability of the idea.

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Bluff City man killed in single-vehicle wreck

Bluff City man killed in single-vehicle wreck

November 9th, 2013 8:48 pm by Matthew Lane

BLUFF CITY — A Bluff City man died Friday evening after being ejected from the vehicle he was driving.

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Red Cross official fears death toll from typhoon could approach 1,000

Red Cross official fears death toll from typhoon could approach 1,000

November 9th, 2013 6:06 pm by JIM GOMEZ, Associated Press

TACLOBAN, Philippines — The central Philippine city of Tacloban was in ruins Saturday, a day after being ravaged by one of the strongest typhoons on record.

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No strings attached: Ruth Graham promoting apron without strings

No strings attached: Ruth Graham promoting apron without strings

November 9th, 2013 2:00 pm by Jessica Fischer

With the help of Bristol, Va., businessman Bobby Griffin, speaker and author Ruth Graham - daughter of evangelist Billy Graham - is promoting her apron without strings.

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New rule demands parity for mental health coverage

New rule demands parity for mental health coverage

November 9th, 2013 1:25 pm by KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press

It's final: Health insurance companies must cover mental illness and substance abuse just as they cover physical diseases.

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Few options for Obama to fix cancellations problem

Few options for Obama to fix cancellations problem

November 9th, 2013 1:22 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

President Barack Obama says he'll do everything he can to help people coping with health insurance cancellations, but legally and practically his options appear limited.

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Geneva talks over Iran's disputed nuclear program hit snag

Geneva talks over Iran's disputed nuclear program hit snag

November 9th, 2013 1:22 pm by OHN HEILPRIN and MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press

France raised questions Saturday about whether a proposed deal to temporarily curb Iran's nuclear program went far enough, complicating negotiations with the Iranians and casting doubt on whether an agreement could be reached soon.

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Trans fat doesn't stir much 'nanny state' debate

Trans fat doesn't stir much 'nanny state' debate

November 9th, 2013 1:21 pm by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press

They are among our most personal daily decisions: what to eat or drink. Maybe what to inhale. Now that the government's banning trans fat, does that mean it's revving up to take away our choice to consume all sorts of other unhealthy stuff?

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WWII Doolittle Raiders making final toast

WWII Doolittle Raiders making final toast

November 9th, 2013 1:20 pm by DAN SEWELL, Associated Press

Thousands of visitors streamed to the national Air Force museum on Saturday to pay a Veterans Day weekend tribute to the few surviving members of the Doolittle Raiders as they planned to make their ceremonial final toast together.

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