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Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

Hezbollah says it will keep fighting in Syria

June 15th, 2013 4:00 am by Associated Press

Hezbollah’s leader vowed Friday that his militants would keep fighting in Syria “wherever needed” after the U.S. agreed to arm the rebels in the civil war.

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One in custody after 'possible security threat' aboard Knoxville-to-Denver flight

One in custody after 'possible security threat' aboard Knoxville-to-Denver flight

June 15th, 2013 3:00 am by Associated Press

Officials say one person was taken into custody following a "possible security threat" on a flight out of Knoxville that was bound for Denver.

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Two NET men plead guilty to federal child pornography charges

June 15th, 2013 12:11 am by Matthew Lane

Two Northeast Tennessee men have pleaded guilty to federal child pornography charges and face at least a five-year prison sentence later this year.

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Pit bull attack injures woman, 6-year-old girl in Bristol

Pit bull attack injures woman, 6-year-old girl in Bristol

June 14th, 2013 10:48 pm by Staff report

Bristol, Va., police are investigating what was reported as a “vicious” dog attack that occurred around 2 p.m. Friday at Moore Street Park. Two people were severely injured during the attack.

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Kingsport police seeking suspect in church burglary

Kingsport police seeking suspect in church burglary

June 14th, 2013 7:39 pm by Wes Bunch

According to the Kingsport Police Department, investigators identified Jeremy Stout, 28, last known address 1006 Laurelwood Drive, Kingsport, as a suspect in three break-ins, including one that took place at Holy Mountain Baptist Church.

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By arming Syria rebels, US drawn into proxy war

By arming Syria rebels, US drawn into proxy war

June 14th, 2013 3:35 pm by KARIN LAUB,Associated Press

President Barack Obama's decision to begin arming Syria's rebels deepens U.S. involvement in a regional proxy war that is increasingly being fought along sectarian lines, pitting Sunni against Shiite Muslims, and threatening the stability of Syria's neigh

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Judge dismisses methadone clinic suit against Johnson City

Judge dismisses methadone clinic suit against Johnson City

June 14th, 2013 12:36 pm by NET News Service

A federal judge this week dismissed a methadone clinic provider's suit against Johnson City claiming zoning ordinances were too restrictive and violated the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Gay scouts impact: Local Scout Council leader says area churches’ decisions not yet known

June 14th, 2013 10:19 am by Jennifer Sprouse, NET News Service

Despite concerns about churches possibly dropping their association with Boy Scouts of America because of a new policy allowing gay Scouts, a local scout executive said it was too early to know the impact on area scout troops.

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Kilgore, Carrico defend Cuccinelli in royalties dustup

Kilgore, Carrico defend Cuccinelli in royalties dustup

June 14th, 2013 8:35 am by Stephen Igo

State Delegate Terry Kilgore and state Sen. Bill Carrico defended the actions of Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli in a methane gas royalties civil case as posited by the campaign of Democrat Terry McAuliffe.

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Women fight in parking lot 'over a monkey ... a real monkey'

Women fight in parking lot 'over a monkey ... a real monkey'

June 14th, 2013 8:00 am by Rain Smith

Police were alerted to women fighting in the parking lot of a Kingsport business, "over a monkey...a real monkey." Dispatchers then learned one suspect had fled in a car with the animal: "It has been monkeyknapped."

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