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Pope Francis says Catholics don't have to breed like rabbits

Pope Francis says Catholics don't have to breed like rabbits

January 19th, 2015 3:29 pm by Associated Press

On the trip, he gave his strongest defense yet of the 1968 encyclical Humanae Vitae, which enshrined the church's opposition to artificial birth control.

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Videos shown to jury in rape trial of 2 ex-Vandy players

Videos shown to jury in rape trial of 2 ex-Vandy players

January 19th, 2015 3:13 pm by SHEILA BURKE, Associated Press

A detective testified Monday that one of the former players attached the videos in text messages sent to friends in California.

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Boys of winter?

January 19th, 2015 2:49 pm by Gary B. Gray

The sun was out Monday, and so were ETSU's "boys of summer."

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The Buzz
The Buzz: In case you missed it

The Buzz: In case you missed it

January 19th, 2015 2:27 pm by Johnson City Press

If you've been a news vacuum, here are today's trending local stories to get you back in the loop.

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Off the Wall News
Off the Wall News: Parent bills another kid's dad for no-show at birthday party

Off the Wall News: Parent bills another kid's dad for no-show at birthday party

January 19th, 2015 12:36 pm by Associated Press

The bill sought 15.95 pounds ($24.00) because the boy had not attended the party at a ski center in Plymouth, southwest England.

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Entertainment
'American Sniper' hits box office bullseye with $105.3M opening weekend

'American Sniper' hits box office bullseye with $105.3M opening weekend

January 19th, 2015 12:22 pm by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

The film's success obliterated forecasts and set numerous box-office records. It easily surpassed "Avatar" to become the biggest January weekend ever.

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Milligan Sports Heritage
Former players recall profound influence longtime Milligan basketball coach Phil Worrell had on them

Former players recall profound influence longtime Milligan basketball coach Phil Worrell had on them

January 19th, 2015 12:10 pm by Trey Williams

Worrell had an eye for talent, an appreciation for one-on-one play and a knack for closing the deal on the recruiting trail, especially once construction began on the $1.2 million Steve Lacy Fieldhouse in 1971.

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News Crime Local News
Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

Johnson City fight involving gun leads to assault arrest

January 19th, 2015 12:08 pm by Staff Report

A Johnson City man was arrested Sunday afternoon following an aggravated assault and death threat.

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Community Heritage Yesteryear
No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

No better than the best, better than the rest: Dinty Moore a downtown fixture in several locations

January 19th, 2015 12:05 pm by Bob Cox

The eatery had been around for several years with essentially the same name but at four separate downtown locations.

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Opinion
Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

Elected officials meeting in secret is what really stinks

January 19th, 2015 11:05 am by Johnson City Press

Open government is the best government. And as U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis once said in regards to keeping stink out of government: "Sunlight is the best disinfectant."

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