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Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook on shopper worries

Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook on shopper worries

August 16th, 2013 7:05 am by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's biggest retailer, said the weak global economy continues to batter its low-income shoppers.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

August 16th, 2013 6:57 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Obesity very high in 13 states, many in the South

Obesity very high in 13 states, many in the South

August 15th, 2013 11:28 pm by Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) — At least 30 percent of adults were obese in 13 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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Death toll from Egypt violence surges past 600

Death toll from Egypt violence surges past 600

August 15th, 2013 5:32 pm by Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) — Violence spread Thursday, with government buildings set afire near the Pyramids, policemen gunned down and scores of Christian churches attacked.

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UPDATE: Mother, boyfriend arrested in 'severe' abuse of 14-month-old

UPDATE: Mother, boyfriend arrested in 'severe' abuse of 14-month-old

August 15th, 2013 3:29 pm by Wes Bunch

A Scott County mother and her boyfriend have been arrested in connection with the "severe abuse" of her 14-month-old son, who reportedly had two black eyes and was found living in deplorable conditions.

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Update: Two charged in 2011 Kingsport murder; family calls arrests "bittersweet"

Update: Two charged in 2011 Kingsport murder; family calls arrests "bittersweet"

August 15th, 2013 3:07 pm by Rain Smith

Hundreds of hours of investigation by Kingsport police, including interviews with more than five dozen individuals throughout Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, have led to a pair of arrests in a 2011 murder.

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Burglars defecate on porch; bondsman pepper sprays child

Burglars defecate on porch; bondsman pepper sprays child

August 15th, 2013 3:06 pm by Rain Smith

Police have located the final suspect in a recent burglary in which nothing was stolen, but unwanted waste was left behind.

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Obama scraps US military exercises with Egypt

Obama scraps US military exercises with Egypt

August 15th, 2013 2:49 pm by JULIE PACE,Associated Press; NEDRA PICKLER,Associated Press

President Barack Obama on Thursday canceled joint U.S.-Egypt military exercises, saying America's traditional cooperation with Egypt "cannot continue as usual" while violence and instability deepen in the strategically important nation.

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Adorable new mammal species found 'in plain sight'

Adorable new mammal species found 'in plain sight'

August 15th, 2013 2:38 pm by SETH BORENSTEIN,AP Science Writer

Imagine a mini-raccoon with a teddy bear face that is so cute it's hard to resist, let alone overlook. But somehow science did — until now.

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Judges recuse selves from Kingsport alderman DUI case

Judges recuse selves from Kingsport alderman DUI case

August 15th, 2013 10:21 am by Nick Shepherd

Two judges assigned to the case of a Kingsport alderman arrested for driving under the influence in June have recused themselves from hearing the case.

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