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MIAs and troops abroad remain Korean War legacies

MIAs and troops abroad remain Korean War legacies

July 27th, 2013 12:55 pm by ROBERT BURNS, AP National Security Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — A truce stopped the fighting in Korea that once threatened to spread into a world war whose outcome might have been decided by nuclear weapons. Sixty years later, the costs of the Korean War continue to mount even amid relative peace.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

July 27th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

The most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of July 19-26.

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Sewage dumping disappoints activist

Sewage dumping disappoints activist

July 27th, 2013 9:35 am by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Two employees from Roto-Rooter, 311 W. Fairview Ave., were cited for criminal littering Tuesday after a Wheeler Street resident called police to report the men were emptying a sewage collection truck onto the ground.

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Millions rally in Egypt, responding to army call

Millions rally in Egypt, responding to army call

July 26th, 2013 10:54 pm by Associated Press

CAIRO (AP) — Called out by the army, the largest crowds in 2 1/2 years of upheaval filled Egypt’s streets Friday, while ousted President Mohammed Morsi was formally placed under investigation on a host of allegations including murder.

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Turkish officials clear bird of spying for Israel

Turkish officials clear bird of spying for Israel

July 26th, 2013 10:45 pm by Associated Press

ISTANBUL (AP) — Villagers in a rural town in central Turkey found the kestrel this week and delivered it to local authorities after discovering a leg band marked “24311 Tel Avivunia Israel.”

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Clinchport pair arrested following discovery of meth lab

Clinchport pair arrested following discovery of meth lab

July 26th, 2013 10:09 pm by Wes Bunch

CLINCHPORT — Douglas Lawson, 30, and Pam Williams, 30, were taken into custody the Scott County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon on charges of manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine and conspiracy.

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Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

Frank Theatres to open three screens on Aug. 1, seven more on Aug. 9

July 26th, 2013 8:07 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT — It’s been a long six months. But the wait will soon be over as Frank Theatres plans to re-open the theater in the Kingsport Town Center on Aug. 1.

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KPD continues search for church burglary suspect

KPD continues search for church burglary suspect

July 26th, 2013 1:59 pm by Staff Report

Police say the man is "very much aware" of his warrants for burglary, vandalism and theft, and is actively avoiding authorities.

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Police seek felony theft suspect

Police seek felony theft suspect

July 26th, 2013 12:18 pm by Staff Report

Sandra L. Noe, 45, is wanted on an outstanding warrant. Kingsport police say she stole several pieces of jewelry while recently staying at a home on Riverside Avenue, with the items later discovered to have been pawned.

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'In God We Trust' on Tenn. courthouse spawns dismissal motion

'In God We Trust' on Tenn. courthouse spawns dismissal motion

July 26th, 2013 12:03 pm by Associated Press

The paper filed Wednesday by says the inscription on the courthouse effectively converted the building into what the motion termed "a temple of fundamentalist Christianity," violating the First Amendment.

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