Johnson City Press Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Google tries to upstage Apple with latest devices

Google tries to upstage Apple with latest devices

October 15th, 2014 4:16 pm by MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer

Google is coming out with bigger, more expensive versions of its Nexus phone and tablet to attract more of the affluent consumers who faithfully buy each new generation of Apple's iPhone and iPad.

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City alerts voters to charter change

City alerts voters to charter change

October 15th, 2014 3:04 pm by Gary B. Gray

On Tuesday, one day prior to today's start of early voting, Johnson City administrators emailed the media in push to remind voters of a city charter amendment on the ballot that would move municipal elections to coincide with November general elections.

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Death at Bristol candy maker under investigation

Death at Bristol candy maker under investigation

October 15th, 2014 2:46 pm by Staff Report

A death Wednesday morning at a Bristol, Virginia, candy manufacturer is under investigation by authorities.

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CDC says nurse infected with Ebola should not have flown on commercial airline

CDC says nurse infected with Ebola should not have flown on commercial airline

October 15th, 2014 2:25 pm by MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer

The worker is the second to be infected after treating a Liberian man who died of Ebola last week.

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Crime Police Blotter
Play Station pants man, Taser tackle & more in this week's Police Blotter

Play Station pants man, Taser tackle & more in this week's Police Blotter

October 15th, 2014 11:15 am by Max Hrenda

Also, breezeway nakedness, post-crash DUI and fast food forgery.

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Yes! Let's Play!

Yes! Let's Play!

October 15th, 2014 11:02 am by Gary B. Gray

The Boys and Girls Club of Washington County-Johnson City decided to use these white Styrofoam cups as an inexpensive promotional tool for its new KaBOOM! playground.

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Reader photo: Sunrise in Piney Flats

October 15th, 2014 10:52 am by Arpana G. Khan

Arpana G. Khan submitted this photo of sunrise in Piney Flats on Tuesday.

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Reader photo: Double rainbow

October 15th, 2014 10:48 am by Jennifer Leigh Dearstone

Reader Jennifer Leigh Dearstone sent us this pic of a double rainbow over the mountains on Tuesday.

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Crime Mountain City
Former Mountain City man convicted in Sullivan Co. serial child rape case arrested again

Former Mountain City man convicted in Sullivan Co. serial child rape case arrested again

October 15th, 2014 9:23 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

A man who a decade ago was a co-defendant in a Sullivan County serial child rape case that made national headlines was arrested Sunday in Hawkins County for violating the terms of his community supervision for life.

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2nd Dallas hospital worker infected with Ebola

2nd Dallas hospital worker infected with Ebola

October 15th, 2014 8:56 am by EMILY SCHMALL and NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press

Health officials said the worker was among those who took care of Thomas Eric Duncan, who was diagnosed with Ebola after coming to the U.S. from Liberia. Duncan died Oct. 8.

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