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Stewart claims he didn't see Ward on track before fatal crash

Stewart claims he didn't see Ward on track before fatal crash

August 28th, 2015 8:46 pm by MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

Tony Stewart said he didn't see a driver walking on a dirt track in upstate New York last year before he struck and killed him, also noting the racer was impaired by marijuana and shouldn't have been outside his car, according to court papers filed Friday

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Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new cigar-shaped craft

Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new cigar-shaped craft

August 28th, 2015 8:15 pm by JOHN ROGERS and JAE C. HONG, Associated Press

"It's a brand new design. It is a much larger airship. It's a semi-rigid dirigible," Goodyear's Priscilla Tasker said of the new fleet of non-blimps. The replacement models are 246 feet long, nearly the length of a football field.

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Charge against Titans' Hunter reduced to misdemeanor

Charge against Titans' Hunter reduced to misdemeanor

August 28th, 2015 7:40 pm by Associated Press

The felony charge against Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter has been reduced to a misdemeanor count of assault and battery.

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Keep up with all the action in the SportsLive RedZone!

Keep up with all the action in the SportsLive RedZone!

August 28th, 2015 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Tonight and throughout the season, you can get live up-to-the-minute updates from key high school football matchups throughout the region.

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Mariners fire GM Zduriencik

Mariners fire GM Zduriencik

August 28th, 2015 3:40 pm by TIM BOOTH, AP Sports Writer

The Seattle Mariners fired general manager Jack Zduriencik on Friday after seven disappointing seasons during which the club failed to end its playoff drought.

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Need-to-know rules changes for 2015 college football season

Need-to-know rules changes for 2015 college football season

August 28th, 2015 2:10 pm by Staff Report

It's almost that time, college football fans. The season is just about here ... but from officiating crew size to facemask size to sideline warnings to replay for blocking on onside kicks, do you know the major rules changes that will be in effect?

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Fishing Report: The bass bite has slowed down, but the hybrids and stripers are still active

Fishing Report: The bass bite has slowed down, but the hybrids and stripers are still active

August 28th, 2015 12:30 pm by George Thwaites

Sluggish bass fishing, solid striper action and better than average fly fishing for trout highlight this week's look at what's occupying anglers in the Tri-Cities area.

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Woman hit by foul ball behind home plate sues Red Sox owner

Woman hit by foul ball behind home plate sues Red Sox owner

August 28th, 2015 11:00 am by Associated Press

A fan struck by a foul ball that went behind home plate last year during a Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park has sued the team's principal owner.

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AAC, KCVB agree to keep basketball tourneys in Kingsport

AAC, KCVB agree to keep basketball tourneys in Kingsport

August 28th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

The AAC basketball tournaments have been held at the MeadowView for the past three years, dating back to the 2012-13 season.

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Dobyns-Bennett set to collide with talented Oak Ridge

Dobyns-Bennett set to collide with talented Oak Ridge

August 28th, 2015 8:05 am by George Thwaites

The Tribe D will be looking to cage an entirely different animal when the Wildcats roll into J. Fred Johnson Stadium tonight for a non-conference football tilt.

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