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Boyfriend allegedly broke beer bottle over woman's head during argument

Boyfriend allegedly broke beer bottle over woman's head during argument

August 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Church Hill woman told police her boyfriend broke a beer bottle over her head as he was moving some of his things, and her beer, out of her house last week.

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Ice bucket challenge may change nonprofit world

Ice bucket challenge may change nonprofit world

August 23rd, 2014 2:00 pm by ALICIA RANCILIO, Associated Press

Since the ALS Association began tracking the campaign's progress on July 29, it has raised more than $53.3 million from 1.1 million new donors in what is one of the most viral philanthropic social media campaigns in history.

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Volcanic eruption begins under Iceland glacier

Volcanic eruption begins under Iceland glacier

August 23rd, 2014 1:45 pm by JENNA GOTTLIEB and JILL LAWLESS, Associated Press

Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano began erupting Saturday under the country's largest glacier after a week of seismic activity rattled the area with thousands of earthquakes. The eruption prompted Iceland to raise its aviation alert level to red.

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This week in crime

This week in crime

August 23rd, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

This week's stories include a grandmother arrested for allegedly beating a child, a couple charged over "nasty" living conditions, a charity official charged with embezzlement of library funds and a THP trooper placed on leave.

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Barter Theatre's 'Ring of Fire' traveling to Carter Family Fold

Barter Theatre's 'Ring of Fire' traveling to Carter Family Fold

August 23rd, 2014 10:00 am by Marci Gore

Created by Richard Maltby Jr., conceived by William Meade, and adapted from the Broadway Production by Richard Maltby Jr. and Jason Edwards, "Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash," brings to life Cash's musical talents.

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ETSU president Brian Noland: Keep health care local

ETSU president Brian Noland: Keep health care local

August 22nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Nathan Baker, NET News Service

"The decisions being made about health care in the region aren't things that can be measured in a one- to five-year return-on-investment; the downstream benefits we can't even imagine at this point," Noland said.

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Mistrial for woman accused of luring young girls to have sex with construction workers

Mistrial for woman accused of luring young girls to have sex with construction workers

August 22nd, 2014 9:00 pm by Matthew Lane

Marziani, who drove the two girls to have sex with the workers, agreed to plead guilty in April to the conspiracy charge; Johnson agreed to plead guilty to the same charge in May.

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5th DUI comes after Erwin man burns rubber in Johnson City parking lot

5th DUI comes after Erwin man burns rubber in Johnson City parking lot

August 22nd, 2014 8:00 pm by NET News Service

Jesse D. Britt, 35, 303 Ninth St., Erwin, was arrested after police went to New Beginnings, 2910 Bristol Hwy., on a report that a man was spinning his tires in the parking lot just after midnight.

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Obama taking less vacation, but too much for some

Obama taking less vacation, but too much for some

August 22nd, 2014 7:00 pm by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

Since becoming president, Obama has taken 20 vacations lasting two to 15 days. As of Aug. 12, he spent all or part of 138 days on "vacation." By the same point in his second term, President George W. Bush spent 381 partial or complete days at his ranch in

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Baby giraffe died of a virus

Baby giraffe died of a virus

August 22nd, 2014 6:00 pm by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

A baby giraffe born at Bright's Zoo two weeks ago died of a virus that did not show up in initial blood tests, results from a necropsy showed, the zoo's director reported today.

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