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Bumper crop of potholes popping up all over town

Bumper crop of potholes popping up all over town

March 1st, 2015 7:02 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - As if a week of snow wasn't bad enough, now there are potholes cropping up all over the streets and highways of the Model City.

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In God Micah Van Huss trusts, and he thinks Tennessee should, too

In God Micah Van Huss trusts, and he thinks Tennessee should, too

March 1st, 2015 6:25 pm by Tony Casey, NET News Service

The first four words of the Bible are "In the beginning, God ... " And that's enough information for state Rep. Micah Van Huss, R-Jonesborough, to propose an addition to the state constitution.

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Attorney: Email to Fall Branch District suggests state troopers work under DUI quotas

Attorney: Email to Fall Branch District suggests state troopers work under DUI quotas

March 1st, 2015 6:12 pm by Becky Campbell, NET News Service

A local attorney filed a motion in Washington County Criminal Court asking for a hearing in a DUI case and believes he has evidence Tennessee Highway Patrol troopers work under an arrest-quota system.

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Samsung ditches plastic design, adds mobile pay in new phone

Samsung ditches plastic design, adds mobile pay in new phone

March 1st, 2015 4:45 pm by ANICK JESDANUN, AP Technology Writer

Following HTC's announcement of a new HTC One smartphone that sports a better camera, Samsung unveiled a stylish new flagship phone that ditches its signature plastic design for more stylish metal and glass.

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Disney ride reopens after nearby fire; no damage reported

Disney ride reopens after nearby fire; no damage reported

March 1st, 2015 2:56 pm by Associated Press

Disneyland's "It's a Small World" attraction has reopened after a small fire nearby was quickly put out.

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Malaysia jet mystery leads to new plane tracking test

Malaysia jet mystery leads to new plane tracking test

March 1st, 2015 1:10 pm by KRISTEN GELINEAU, Associated Press

Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia will lead a trial of an enhanced method of tracking aircraft over remote oceans to allow planes to be more easily found should they vanish like Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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Spacewalking astronauts finish extensive, tricky cable job

Spacewalking astronauts finish extensive, tricky cable job

March 1st, 2015 1:01 pm by MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer

Spacewalking astronauts successfully completed a three-day cable job outside the International Space Station on Sunday in a 260-mile-high action that unfolded 50 years to the month of the world's first spacewalk.

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Blind dog rescued after being lost for two weeks in the cold

Blind dog rescued after being lost for two weeks in the cold

February 28th, 2015 7:23 pm by Associated Press

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester, Alaska, home during a cold snap has been reunited with her owner.

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Obama, Netanyahu on collision course six years in the making

Obama, Netanyahu on collision course six years in the making

February 28th, 2015 7:13 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - For six years, President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu have been on a collision course over how to halt Iran's nuclear ambitions.

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Road warriors: Kingsport's street crews have gone nonstop for two weeks

Road warriors: Kingsport's street crews have gone nonstop for two weeks

February 28th, 2015 6:58 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - For the guys in Kingsport's Streets and Sanitation Department, the past two weeks have been hectic to say the least.

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