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Fat camps offer pudgy pets 'pawlates' to slim down

Fat camps offer pudgy pets 'pawlates' to slim down

July 5th, 2014 10:00 am by SUE MANNING, Associated Press

It's not just a people problem: Growing rates of obesity in pets have led to the emergence of fat farms offering "pawlates," ''doga" and "Barko Polo," doggie versions of Pilates, yoga and Marco Polo to help slim down man's best friend.

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Police searching for stolen headquarters sign

Police searching for stolen headquarters sign

July 5th, 2014 12:10 am by Associated Press

Police in Mt. Juliet want to find out who cut down a brand-new sign that pointed to their headquarters.

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Photo Gallery: Downtown Kingsport Celebrates the 4th of July

July 4th, 2014 9:01 pm by Ned Jilton

Folks gather along Broad Street for music and fireworks. Photo by Ned Jilton II

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California city is latest immigration flashpoint

California city is latest immigration flashpoint

July 4th, 2014 7:33 pm by Associated Press

"This is a way of making our voices heard," said Steve Prime, a resident of nearby Lake Elsinore. "The government's main job is to secure our borders and protect us — and they're doing neither."

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How strong is that drink? Calculator helps figure

How strong is that drink? Calculator helps figure

July 4th, 2014 2:00 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

The National Institutes of Health is trying to spread the word: Take a look at its online alcohol calculator to see how much you're really drinking with those summer cocktails.

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North Carolina coast weathers Hurricane Arthur

North Carolina coast weathers Hurricane Arthur

July 4th, 2014 1:50 pm by EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

Proving far less damaging than feared, Hurricane Arthur left tens of thousands of people without power Friday in a swipe at North Carolina's Outer Banks, then brought lousy Fourth of July beach weather to the Northeast as it veered out to sea.

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Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

Man dead in early morning stabbing at Kingsport apartment

July 4th, 2014 12:41 pm by J. H. Osborne

Police say they found Stephen P. Chastain dead from stab wounds inflicted by his older brother, David L. Chastain.

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Fun Fest seeks volunteers to serve as Trash Busters

Fun Fest seeks volunteers to serve as Trash Busters

July 4th, 2014 12:00 pm by J. H. Osborne

It's nearly Fun Fest time in the Model City. And among other things, that means a lot of extra trash. But Fun Fest participants have a strong tradition of keeping things clean

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Young, active war wounded pushing medical science

Young, active war wounded pushing medical science

July 4th, 2014 10:00 am by JULIE WATSON, Associated Press

With survival rates reaching historic highs during the two wars, the Naval Health Research Center is launching a major, six-year study on wounded warriors to track their quality of life and better understand the road to recovery.

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Mount Carmel finalizes end of 'retail sales only' zoning on Main Street

Mount Carmel finalizes end of 'retail sales only' zoning on Main Street

July 4th, 2014 8:00 am by Jeff Bobo

During a special called meeting last week the Mount Carmel Board of Mayor and Aldermen gave its final approval to an ordinance that does away with the 2009 B-2 "retail only" zoning on most of Main Street.

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