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Tiny Allegiant Air thrives on low costs, high fees

Tiny Allegiant Air thrives on low costs, high fees

June 29th, 2013 2:00 pm by SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, AP Airlines Writer

LAS VEGAS (AP) — There are no sure things in this city — with one exception: Allegiant Air.

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Is search for Snowden turning into sideshow?

Is search for Snowden turning into sideshow?

June 29th, 2013 1:35 pm by SHARON COHEN, AP National Writer

Edward Snowden's continent-jumping, hide-and-seek game seems like the stuff of a pulp thriller — a desperate man's drama played out before a worldwide audience trying to decide if he's a hero or a villain.

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Sullivan jailer arrested for DUI twice in one day

Sullivan jailer arrested for DUI twice in one day

June 29th, 2013 1:19 pm by Wes Bunch

KINGSPORT -- A Sullivan County jailer who was taken into custody in Virginia early Friday for drunk driving was arrested a second time in the same day for DUI following a traffic stop that occurred on Wadlow Gap Road.

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States find ways to raise taxes without saying so

States find ways to raise taxes without saying so

June 29th, 2013 12:20 pm by PETER JACKSON, Associated Press

If Pennsylvania's Republican governor gets his way, the state will pay for $1.8 billion in transportation improvements largely by raising a wholesale tax on gasoline. Yet, his spokesman insists, "it's not a tax increase."

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First week of testimony in Martin case wraps up

First week of testimony in Martin case wraps up

June 29th, 2013 11:57 am by KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — The first week of George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial wrapped up with testimony from two neighbors and a police officer that seemed to bolster the defense's argument that he was pinned on his back by Trayvon Martin before sh

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Dish Network, Media General agree to 90-day extension in fee dispute

June 29th, 2013 11:05 am by Wes Bunch

Johnson City-based CBS affiliate WJHL announced Friday afternoon that it reached an agreement with Dish Network to extend its current transmission agreement for 90 days while both parties continue to negotiate terms.

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Sullivan corrections officer arrested in Scott

Sullivan corrections officer arrested in Scott

June 28th, 2013 8:17 pm by Staff report

GATE CITY — An off-duty Sullivan County corrections officer was charged with driving under the influence in Scott County Friday.

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Roe disappointed in gay marriage ruling; doesn't think immigration will pass the House

Roe disappointed in gay marriage ruling; doesn't think immigration will pass the House

June 28th, 2013 3:25 pm by Hank Hayes

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe says he was “disappointed” in the Supreme Court’s ruling against the Defense of Marriage Act, but acknowledged “it is the law of the land.”

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Feds: Internet influenced Boston bombing suspect

Feds: Internet influenced Boston bombing suspect

June 28th, 2013 9:35 am by DENISE LAVOIE and TOM HAYS, Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) — What Dzhokhar Tsarnaev needed to learn to make explosives with a pressure cooker was at his fingertips in jihadist files on the Internet, according to a federal indictment returned Thursday.

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Beneath NYC's ground zero, a museum takes shape

Beneath NYC's ground zero, a museum takes shape

June 28th, 2013 9:00 am by DAVID B. CARUSO,Associated Press

Gray dust blankets everything in the subterranean halls of the unfinished National September 11 Memorial & Museum. But while the powder may look ominously like the ash that covered lower Manhattan after the terrorist attacks, this time it is a product of

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