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Wet weather taking toll on everything from crops to weekend plans

Wet weather taking toll on everything from crops to weekend plans

August 17th, 2013 6:16 pm by Nick Shepherd

Rain. It seems like rain has been the topic of conversation in thousands of living rooms across the region, and it should be.

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Anderson  cites two  SROs who made a difference

Anderson cites two SROs who made a difference

August 17th, 2013 6:02 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT — When Sullivan County Sheriff Wayne Anderson thinks of school resource officers, he thinks about the late Dutch Coward, an officer of the Kingsport Police Department, and Sullivan County SRO Carolyn Gudger.

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Sullivan County schools  look to sheriff’s  office for SROs

Sullivan County schools look to sheriff’s office for SROs

August 17th, 2013 5:45 pm by Rick Wagner

BLOUNTVILLE — Sullivan County school leaders are calling on Sheriff Wayne Anderson to hire additional school resource officers or other officers to be in county schools.

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Egyptian security forces storm protester-held mosque

Egyptian security forces storm protester-held mosque

August 17th, 2013 5:12 pm by MAGGIE MICHAEL, Associated Press

CAIRO — Egyptian security forces stormed a Cairo mosque Saturday after a heavy exchange of gunfire with armed men shooting down from a minaret, rounding up hundreds of supporters of the country’s ousted president.

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Veterans get a helping hand: Outreach event provides advice on jobs and entrepreneurship

Veterans get a helping hand: Outreach event provides advice on jobs and entrepreneurship

August 17th, 2013 4:49 pm by Hank Hayes

KINGSPORT — There appeared to be enough state and federal resource people inside the Kingsport Center for Higher Education Thursday to address any kind of major crisis situation.

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The week in crime

The week in crime

August 17th, 2013 10:00 am by Staff Report

A look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of Aug. 9 through the 16.

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CIA acknowledges Area 51 — but not UFOs or aliens

CIA acknowledges Area 51 — but not UFOs or aliens

August 16th, 2013 11:30 pm by Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — UFO buffs and believers in alien encounters are celebrating the CIA’s clearest acknowledgement yet of the existence of Area 51, the top-secret Cold War test site that has been the subject of elaborate conspiracy theories for decades.

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New NSA revelations stir congressional concern

New NSA revelations stir congressional concern

August 16th, 2013 11:26 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — New revelations from leaker Edward Snowden that the National Security Agency has overstepped its authority thousands of times since 2008 are stirring renewed calls on Capitol Hill for serious changes to NSA spy programs.

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Feds say child porn found on Greeneville police computer; officer charged

Feds say child porn found on Greeneville police computer; officer charged

August 16th, 2013 3:12 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

Thousands of pornographic photos, including more than 80 of children, were found on a Greeneville Police patrol car laptop, according to federal documents charging an officer with receiving and possession child porn.

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Students return to school in Okla. after tornado

Students return to school in Okla. after tornado

August 16th, 2013 2:07 pm by KRISTI EATON,Associated Press

Students from two elementary schools destroyed by a tornado last spring returned to classes Friday, eager to reunite with their classmates but worried about what would happen the next time bad weather sweeps in.

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