Kingsport Times News Thursday, October 23, 2014
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TBI fugitive Varner captured in Nevada

TBI fugitive Varner captured in Nevada

October 5th, 2014 2:48 pm by Associated Press

A fugitive on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top Ten Most Wanted list has been captured in Nevada.

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Car with heroin stash sold at Tennessee city's auction

Car with heroin stash sold at Tennessee city's auction

October 4th, 2014 4:00 pm by Associated Press

A little extra padding in the seat of a car sold at auction by the city of Knoxville's Fleet Services division turned out to be a stash of heroin.

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Airports, airlines and Ebola: 5 things to know

Airports, airlines and Ebola: 5 things to know

October 4th, 2014 12:13 pm by DAVID KOENIG, AP Airlines Writer

The news that a man flew from Liberia to the United States after exposure to Ebola, and wound up in a hospital isolation ward, has led to calls for tougher measures to protect Americans.

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Dog owner gets at least 15 years in fatal mauling

Dog owner gets at least 15 years in fatal mauling

October 4th, 2014 4:00 am by BRIAN MELLEY, Associated Press

A California man whose pit bulls mauled a woman to death last year was sentenced Friday to 15 years to life in prison following a rare second-degree murder conviction.

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Medical examiner says death of Knoxville toddler a homicide

Medical examiner says death of Knoxville toddler a homicide

October 3rd, 2014 9:00 pm by Associated Press

According to the Associated Press the autopsy report found that 17-month-old Levi Beaty of Wartburg died in June from "multiple blunt force injuries due to child abuse."

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Dow jumps 208 points on job gains; gold, bonds fall

Dow jumps 208 points on job gains; gold, bonds fall

October 3rd, 2014 5:55 pm by Associated Press

Investors think the U.S. economy is at a perfect temperature for stocks: not too hot, not too cold.

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Water plant downriver from Sneedville sewage dump wasn't notified by state

Water plant downriver from Sneedville sewage dump wasn't notified by state

October 3rd, 2014 5:24 pm by Jeff Bobo

Claiborne Utilities District General Manager George Coots said the first he heard of the Sneedville raw sewage dumps was when the Times-News contacted him for comment Friday morning.

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Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

Colorado school board keeps eye on history changes after student protests across the state

October 3rd, 2014 9:51 am by COLLEEN SLEVIN, Associated Press

The plan called for a review to make sure materials "promote citizenship, patriotism, essentials and benefits of the free-market system, respect for authority and respect for individual rights."

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Local hospitals set for Ebola

Local hospitals set for Ebola

October 3rd, 2014 9:38 am by Tony Casey, NET News Service

East Tennessee State University's Dr. Wael Shams said he believes there will be more confirmed cases of the Ebola virus in the United States, but this country is better prepared for the virus than any other place on the planet.

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Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs

October 2nd, 2014 6:00 pm by Associated Press

Athletic apparel maker Under Armour says it will build a new distribution center in suburban Nashville.

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