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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws re-election bid

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdraws re-election bid

September 12th, 2014 9:41 pm by ROB GILLIES, Associated Press

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford withdrew his re-election bid Friday as he seeks treatment for a tumor in his abdomen, dramatically ending a campaign he had doggedly pursued despite a stint in rehab and calls for him to quit amid drug and alcohol scandals.

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News Local News ETSU
Dig it: ETSU archaeological center houses thousands of prehistoric artifacts

Dig it: ETSU archaeological center houses thousands of prehistoric artifacts

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Nathan Baker

Thousands of artifacts left behind by prehistoric humans have been meticulously catalogued on East Tennessee State University's Valleybrook satellite campus, a process that gave archaeology students valuable experience in their field and will provide futu

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News Local News Jonesborough
A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

A walk through history: Walking tours to begin through downtown Jonesborough

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by Max Hrenda

In what may have been done to lay further claim to its self-titled status as storytelling capital of the world, the town of Jonesborough will begin offering regular doses of another story - its own.

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News Local News Elizabethton
Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

Medal of Honor recipient visits EHS to inspire, not recruit

September 12th, 2014 9:30 pm by John Thompson

Medal of Honor recipient Bruce Crandall visited the school and spoke to the student body about the true meaning of heroism and sacrifice.

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Crime Police Blotter
The Police Blotter returns with tales of God's country, an occupational hazard and more

The Police Blotter returns with tales of God's country, an occupational hazard and more

September 12th, 2014 9:23 pm by Staff Report

Also inside: Getting mugged, a legal lesson and more!

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

Kyle Busch gets pole for Chase opener at Chicago

September 12th, 2014 7:45 pm by AP

Busch got the top spot when rain washed out Friday's qualifying session and the field was set by practice times from earlier in the day. Starting next to Busch on the front row will be Ryan Newman, with Carl Edwards right behind him.

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Sports UT Sports
Vols hope to avoid repeat of last year

Vols hope to avoid repeat of last year

September 12th, 2014 7:43 pm by Dustin Dopirak, Knoxville News Setinel

To some, Tennessee's start to the 2014 football season might appear to parallel the beginning of the 2013 campaign.

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Photos Reader Photos

Little Miss Emily

September 12th, 2014 5:02 pm by Sherry Littleton

I wouldn't be so spoiled if . . .

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Mom's Flower Garden

September 12th, 2014 5:02 pm by Sherry Littleton

Garden

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Crime
Bluff City man charged with sexual battery of 11-year-old boy

Bluff City man charged with sexual battery of 11-year-old boy

September 12th, 2014 4:46 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

William Kevin Kennedy, 19, was indicted Tuesday by a Sullivan County grand jury.

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