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Local gun sales shoot up on Black Friday

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Local gun sales shoot up on Black Friday

November 28th, 2014 9:28 pm by Tony Casey

Local gun businesses were locked, stocked and loaded for Black Friday.

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Gallery benefit hopes to improve state of veterans, state of arts

Gallery benefit hopes to improve state of veterans, state of arts

November 28th, 2014 9:45 pm by Max Hrenda

A local nonprofit geared toward helping military veterans overcome psychological trauma is hoping to draw more support next weekend through a special benefit.

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Van Brocklin: No new tax dollars for ETSU arts center

Van Brocklin: No new tax dollars for ETSU arts center

November 28th, 2014 9:59 pm by Nathan Baker

College and city officials have expressed a desire to strengthen ties, seeking mutually beneficial arrangements that pool resources and multiply positive affects.

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Chamber offers Carter County shoppers chance to cash in at small businesses

Chamber offers Carter County shoppers chance to cash in at small businesses

November 28th, 2014 9:27 pm by John Thompson

The Elizabethton/Carter County Chamber of Commerce is providing a "cash" incentive for Christmas shoppers to shop locally today.

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Black Friday gets a little less frenzied

Black Friday gets a little less frenzied

November 28th, 2014 9:05 pm by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MAE ANDERSON, AP Business Writers

Black Friday seemed a little less crazy this year.

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Police: Blasts at mosque in Nigeria kill 35 people

Police: Blasts at mosque in Nigeria kill 35 people

November 28th, 2014 8:52 pm by IBRAHIM GARBA and CHIKA ODUAH, Associated Press

Multiple explosions tore through the central mosque in Nigeria's second-largest city on Friday, killing 35 people, police said.

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Lady Bucs becoming road warriors

Lady Bucs becoming road warriors

November 28th, 2014 7:40 pm by Joe Avento

Midway through a stretch of six consecutive road games, East Tennessee State women's basketball coach Brittney Ezell is learning a little bit more about her team. And she likes what she's been learning along the way.

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Ellis, Alexander lift Kansas over Tennessee 82-67

Ellis, Alexander lift Kansas over Tennessee 82-67

November 28th, 2014 7:37 pm by AP

Perry Ellis scored 24 points and Cliff Alexander added 16 as No. 11 Kansas beat Tennessee 82-67 Friday in an Orlando Classic semifinal.

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Vanderbilt wants to spoil Tennessee's bowl hopes

Vanderbilt wants to spoil Tennessee's bowl hopes

November 28th, 2014 7:35 pm by AP

The Vols need a win Saturday to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2010, while a loss would mean the fifth straight losing season - a first in school history, while the Commodores are still looking for their first SEC win.

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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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