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Pope Francis says he won't judge gay priests

Pope Francis says he won't judge gay priests

July 29th, 2013 11:26 am by NICOLE WINFIELD,Associated Press

Pope Francis reached out to gays, saying he won't judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference Monday as he returned from his first foreign trip.

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Undercover operation nets 45 in Greene County

Undercover operation nets 45 in Greene County

July 29th, 2013 11:02 am by NET News Service

Authorities rounded up 45 people Monday morning on drug and other charges from an undercover operation, Greene County Sheriff Steve Burns announced in a news release.

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Gunman robs Kingsport pharmacy

Gunman robs Kingsport pharmacy

July 29th, 2013 10:18 am by Rain Smith

KINGSPORT — A man wielding a pistol reportedly entered a Kingsport pharmacy Sunday night and made away with medication.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

July 29th, 2013 8:14 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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Student loan bill expected to get quick approval

Student loan bill expected to get quick approval

July 29th, 2013 1:33 am by Associated Press

If Congress approves the legislation and it is signed by President Obama before students start returning to campus, families would see better deals on some federal loans this year than they did in 2012.

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Morsi backers defiant in face of  threats from Egyptian government

Morsi backers defiant in face of threats from Egyptian government

July 29th, 2013 12:24 am by Associated Press

After clashes Saturday that left 83 supporters of Egypt’s ousted Islamist president dead, Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood has denounced the bloodshed as evidence of the brutality of the military-backed regime.

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Allandale Amphitheater officially opens with ribbon cutting, symphony concert

Allandale Amphitheater officially opens with ribbon cutting, symphony concert

July 28th, 2013 10:28 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Symphony of the Mountains christened Allandale Amphitheater Sunday evening, officially launching a new era for the Kingsport landmark.

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PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO: Hundreds turn out to enjoy inaugural Allandale ‘Music at the Mansion’ - VIDEO

July 28th, 2013 9:21 pm by Jeff Bobo

Dr. Harry W. Coover’s generosity inspired many other people to contribute to the Allandale Amphitheater project. Whatever the contribution, Sunday’s inaugural “Music at the Mansion” was in their and Coover’s honor.

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I-26 welcome center building construction could begin in September

I-26 welcome center building construction could begin in September

July 28th, 2013 7:46 pm by Matthew Lane

Tennessee Department of Transportation spokesman Mark Nagi said construction of the building could begin in mid- to late September and take seven to eight months to complete.

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Altercation fueled by alcohol and news of pregnancy results in two arrests

Altercation fueled by alcohol and news of pregnancy results in two arrests

July 28th, 2013 7:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Deputy David Benton received radio dispatch reports that a male was choking a female outside the residence, followed shortly by a report that the male was attempting to leave the scene while dragging the female down the driveway.

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