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Obama fuels reform on some but not all NSA spying

Obama fuels reform on some but not all NSA spying

January 18th, 2014 5:30 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama's orders to change some U.S. surveillance practices put the burden on Congress to deal with a national security controversy that has alarmed Americans and outraged foreign allies.

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Bird solution still up in the air

Bird solution still up in the air

January 17th, 2014 10:05 pm by Tony Casey

In the Gump neighborhood, a solution to the problem of how to handle pesky starlings and blackbirds has been as evasive as the birds themselves.

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Community
United Way campaign gets week to hit goal

United Way campaign gets week to hit goal

January 17th, 2014 9:55 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

With final reports still pending from several of its campaign divisions and less than $83,000 needed to meet its $1.7 million goal, the United Way of Washington County on Friday opted against closing out its 2013 fundraising drive at midnight in order to

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Crime
Several pills found after traffic stop

Several pills found after traffic stop

January 17th, 2014 9:42 pm by Staff Reports

A response to a complaint about a man in the left lane of traffic on Broad Street led to an arrest on drug charges Tuesday.

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Combatting meth: Four-year operation ends

Combatting meth: Four-year operation ends

January 17th, 2014 5:24 pm by Becky Campbell

A methamphetamine-production ring investigation started more than four years ago by local authorities, then later taken over by federal officials, closed out last week with the final sentencing in U.S. District Court.

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Off the Wall News: Carter Co. woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

Off the Wall News: Carter Co. woman charged with stealing antique 'pelvic massager'

January 17th, 2014 4:49 pm by John Thompson

Tamatha R. Blevins, 45, 156 Jackson Ave., was charged with aggravated burglary and theft over $500.

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Dog gone marijuana, diaper bag computer caper and more from the Police Blotter

Dog gone marijuana, diaper bag computer caper and more from the Police Blotter

January 17th, 2014 4:43 pm by Staff Report

While walking home, a woman told police she was jumped by two men who struck her in the face and screamed at her to give them her belongings. After she struck one of them, they fled with her jacket, which contained only her cigarettes.

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Central Ballet to celebrate 10th anniversary with production

Central Ballet to celebrate 10th anniversary with production

January 17th, 2014 4:28 pm by Contributed to the Press

Central Ballet Theatre of Greeneville is celebrating its 10th anniversary with the production of “Prince Caspian: Return to Narnia” today through Sunday at Tusculum College.

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January Jams series continues with Marty Stewart

January Jams series continues with Marty Stewart

January 17th, 2014 4:25 pm by NET News Service

Marty Stuart, who began singing gospel as a child, has spent more than four decades celebrating American roots music with a missionary’s zeal.

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At Attilio's on West Market Street, change is good

At Attilio's on West Market Street, change is good

January 17th, 2014 4:21 pm by Mystery Diner

In the case of Attilio’s over on West Market Street, change is definitely for the better. Like a butterfly emerging from its caterpillar origins, Attilio’s is morphing from the former Alfredo’s, that restaurant being an off shoot of its successful Bristol

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