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Obama says reform ahead for NSA surveillance program

Obama says reform ahead for NSA surveillance program

August 9th, 2013 5:00 pm by JULIE PACE, AP White House Correspondent

Responding to critics, President Barack Obama promised Friday to work with Congress on "appropriate reforms" for domestic surveillance programs.

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Crime
Home invasion: Johnson City man charged with burglary, assault

Home invasion: Johnson City man charged with burglary, assault

August 9th, 2013 4:10 pm by Staff Report

The arrest resulted from a home invasion in June.

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Benefit 5k for county deputy injured in off-duty crash

Benefit 5k for county deputy injured in off-duty crash

August 9th, 2013 3:56 pm by Staff Reports

The Washington County Sheriff’s office SWAT team will sponsor a Sgt. David “RoboCop” Chambers Benefit 5K at the Appalachian Fairgrounds, gate 5 at 8 a.m. Saturday.

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See Carson Peters on 'The Tonight Show'

See Carson Peters on 'The Tonight Show' - VIDEO

August 9th, 2013 2:00 pm by John Thompson

The Providence Academy fourth-grader has been playing since he was 2.

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The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

The Buzz: Local news worth talking about

August 9th, 2013 1:58 pm by Staff Report

In case you missed these items, here are 10 local and regional news stories that will get you buzzing today.

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Police: Speeding, drunken driver crashes into truck, utility pole in Johnson City

Police: Speeding, drunken driver crashes into truck, utility pole in Johnson City

August 9th, 2013 1:33 pm by Becky Campbell

An officer clocked the man doing 70 mph on University Parkway in a red Toyota Tacoma about 1:30 p.m., police said.

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Kingsport family's brawl leads to stabbing

Kingsport family's brawl leads to stabbing

August 9th, 2013 1:15 pm by Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News

An argument between a Kingsport woman and her daughter allegedly escalated to attempted murder early Friday morning, when a Rutledge man stabbed his girlfriend's brother in the stomach.

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Two children missing after plane crashes into house in Connecticut

Two children missing after plane crashes into house in Connecticut

August 9th, 2013 1:13 pm by Associated Press

A small plane plunged into a working-class suburban neighborhood near an airport Friday and three people were missing, including two children inside a home that caught fire.

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Elizabethton council OKs issuing bonds for new stadium, more

Elizabethton council OKs issuing bonds for new stadium, more

August 9th, 2013 11:49 am by John Thompson

The funds from the sale will be used build a new athletic complex at Elizabethton High School, new classrooms and science labs at T.A. Dugger Jr. High School and a new band room for the high school.

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40 ounces of crack cocaine found in Unicoi Co. traffic stop; 2 from Kingsport charged

40 ounces of crack cocaine found in Unicoi Co. traffic stop; 2 from Kingsport charged

August 9th, 2013 11:34 am by Brad Hicks

Authorities estimated the street value at $120,000.

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