Johnson City Press Friday, October 31, 2014
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Down to the wire: Mad dash for health care sign-ups on deadline day

Down to the wire: Mad dash for health care sign-ups on deadline day

March 31st, 2014 2:43 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Supporters of the overhaul fanned out across the country in a final dash to sign up uninsured Americans.

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Liquor giant sues over Tennessee's storage law

Liquor giant sues over Tennessee's storage law

March 31st, 2014 2:06 pm by Lance Williams, Nashville

Liquor giant Diageo Americas, the owner of Tullahoma, Tenn.-based George Dickel whiskey, has sued the state of Tennessee over a nearly 80-year-old law requiring distillers to store their alcohol within the state's borders.

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Local News Local Entertainment Jonesborough
Spring Tune-Up event to benefit Music On The Square in Jonesborough

Spring Tune-Up event to benefit Music On The Square in Jonesborough

March 31st, 2014 2:03 pm by Tony Casey

One of Jonesborough's premier events will be kicking off its "Sweet 16" year with a music and food-filled fundraiser at the International Storytelling Center.

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News Crime Regional & National
Tennessee death row inmates dying of natural causes

Tennessee death row inmates dying of natural causes

March 31st, 2014 1:04 pm by Associated Press

Many inmates awaiting execution on Tennessee's death row never make it to the execution chamber.

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Crime
Police: Vandalism suspect headbutts, threatens to kill Kingsport cop

Police: Vandalism suspect headbutts, threatens to kill Kingsport cop

March 31st, 2014 12:45 pm by NET News Service

The officer received "significant facial injuries" in the incident.

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News Local News Education ETSU
Gray Fossil Site seeks volunteers with training set for Saturday

Gray Fossil Site seeks volunteers with training set for Saturday

March 31st, 2014 12:19 pm by Contributed - ETSU

"Our volunteers get the opportunity to work alongside the paleontologists" - Dr. Steven Wallace, site manager of the Gray Fossil Site.

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Crime
Man ejected from car while fleeing Sullivan County deputies

Man ejected from car while fleeing Sullivan County deputies

March 31st, 2014 11:44 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A deputy in the 4200 block of Fort Henry Drive attempted to stop a 1992 Ford Fiesta due to a non-functional brake light around 10 p.m. Sunday.

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News Crime Local News Elizabethton
No indictment: Grand jury returns no true bill in fatal Elizabethton Hwy. crash

No indictment: Grand jury returns no true bill in fatal Elizabethton Hwy. crash

March 31st, 2014 11:35 am by Staff Report

Chyanne Elizabeth Gobble, 20, 612 Maple St., was arrested in September on a charge of leaving the scene of an accident involving a death.

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Entertainment
Off the market: Engaged Johnny Depp shows off "chick's ring"

Off the market: Engaged Johnny Depp shows off "chick's ring"

March 31st, 2014 10:42 am by LOUISE WATT, Associated Press

Asked whether he was engaged, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star replied: "The fact that I'm wearing a chick's ring on my finger is probably a dead giveaway. Not very subtle."

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Opinion
Should wearing a helmet be optional for adults?

Should wearing a helmet be optional for adults?

March 31st, 2014 9:41 am by Johnson City Press

Tennessee lawmakers have once again turned back a measure that would make helmets optional for experienced motorcycle riders over 25 who take safety courses and agree to carry added liability and medical insurance.

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