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Ferguson protest closes 2 St. Louis-area malls

Ferguson protest closes 2 St. Louis-area malls

November 28th, 2014 7:07 pm by JIM SALTER and TOM FOREMAN Jr., Associated Press

Demonstrators temporarily shut down two large malls in suburban St. Louis on one of the busiest shopping days of the year Friday, as rallies were held nationwide to protest a grand jury's recent decision not to indict the police officer who fatally shot 1

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Ray Rice wins appeal, 'suspension vacated'

Ray Rice wins appeal, 'suspension vacated'

November 28th, 2014 3:21 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday.

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More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

More than 100 rounds fired by gunman in Austin, Texas consulate shooting

November 28th, 2014 11:54 am by Jim Vertuno, Associated Press

A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.

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Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

Case against previously convicted Clarksville killer dropped after 20 years

November 28th, 2014 11:45 am by Associated Press

A former Fort Campbell soldier once convicted of taking part in killing four people has been freed from prison after prosecutors dropped the case against him 20 years after the crime.

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UCMH Board chooses 5 to channel $1 million

UCMH Board chooses 5 to channel $1 million

November 28th, 2014 10:05 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN - The Unicoi County Memorial Hospital Health Inc., Board of Control has selected the five members of the community it feels are best suited to help determine how $1 million will be spent to enhance health care in Unicoi County.

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Off-target: Marksmen mangle Carter signs

Off-target: Marksmen mangle Carter signs

November 28th, 2014 9:53 am by John Thompson

The Pond Mountain Shooting Range was meant to provide marksmen with targets set up at 25, 50 and 100 yards.

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Fitness center opens cross-training venue

Fitness center opens cross-training venue

November 28th, 2014 9:44 am by Gary B. Gray

iTrain Fitness owner Michael Hardin has leased the former Edge Performance Sports Training Center and plans to use the 16,000 square feet for Spartan SGX Training and assorted athletic uses, making it the only facility in Johnson City offering both cross-

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Taste and conviviality meet in perfect harmony at Osaka II

Taste and conviviality meet in perfect harmony at Osaka II

November 28th, 2014 9:21 am by Mystery Diner

Okay, I'll say it: Japanese cuisine has gained a foothold and a following in East Tennessee. When you can walk into a convenience store and hear the pig-tailed and snuff-using lady behind the counter discussing the finer points of Tempura preparation with

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Local Entertainment
5 Out & About things to do

5 Out & About things to do

November 28th, 2014 9:13 am by Contributed

The Lauren Cole Band, of Johnson City, will appear Saturday at Wolf Hills Brewing Company in Abingdon, Virginia. Showtime is 5:30-8 p.m. and admission is free. Wolf Hills is located at 350 Park St. SE, near downtown Abingdon.

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Matt Mahaffey to bring solo show from Vegas to Casbah as part of annual tribute to his brother

Matt Mahaffey to bring solo show from Vegas to Casbah as part of annual tribute to his brother

November 28th, 2014 9:04 am by Contributed

Matt Mahaffey, leader of indie/pop/rock band sElf, has been playing solo shows in a Las Vegas residency at The Bunkhouse Saloon. He'll bring that show to the Casbah on Saturday as part of a musical tribute to his brother, the late Mike Mahaffey.

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