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Your Turn: Did the Target breach change your credit/debit card habits? Who's to blame?

Your Turn: Did the Target breach change your credit/debit card habits? Who's to blame?

February 4th, 2014 1:37 pm by Associated Press

Finger-pointing is coming from two industries with considerable lobbying might.

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Man pleads guilty in attempt to take hikers hostage, gets probation

Man pleads guilty in attempt to take hikers hostage, gets probation

February 4th, 2014 8:43 am by Brad Hicks

In May 2012, Marcus Birchfield claimed to be a game warden as he approached a group of five campers in Unicoi County with a gun drawn and ordered them to get down on their hands and knees.

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Unicoi man arrested on multiple theft charges

Unicoi man arrested on multiple theft charges

February 3rd, 2014 4:25 pm by Staff Reports

A Unicoi County man was arrested for burglary, theft over $1,000, theft over $500 and theft under $500 after a sheriff’s department investigation.

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UPDATE: Ex-Senate candidate Owens pleads guilty to multiple charges

UPDATE: Ex-Senate candidate Owens pleads guilty to multiple charges

February 3rd, 2014 12:47 pm by Becky Campbell

A former U.S. Senate candidate testified at a hearing Monday that he was not taking his medication for a bipolar disorder when he solicited a minor for sex and had an “out-of-body experience” during the 2011 incident.

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Johnson City man accused of stabbing his dad in the neck

Johnson City man accused of stabbing his dad in the neck

February 2nd, 2014 6:25 pm by Staff Reports

Police said a Johnson City man was charged with aggravated domestic assault following a report that he stabbed his father.

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Deputies say man left ID at home he was robbing

Deputies say man left ID at home he was robbing

February 2nd, 2014 5:18 pm by Staff Reports

Sheriff’s deputies said they arrested a man on an aggravated burglary charge early Sunday morning.

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Chase ends in arrest after Washington County deputy narrowly escapes serious injury

Chase ends in arrest after Washington County deputy narrowly escapes serious injury

January 31st, 2014 4:35 pm by Becky Campbell

A patch of ice helped the deputy avoid a car speeding away.

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Update: Text message allegedly prompted Fall Branch man to stick pistol in wife's mouth; kids were there

Update: Text message allegedly prompted Fall Branch man to stick pistol in wife's mouth; kids were there

January 31st, 2014 4:20 pm by Becky Campbell

Jackie Wexler was arrested after the incident was reported about 9 p.m. Thursday.

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Police: North Carolina man sold undercover cop crack next to Johnson City elementary school

Police: North Carolina man sold undercover cop crack next to Johnson City elementary school

January 31st, 2014 2:51 pm by Staff Report

Devin Hunter picked up more charges when jailers found more crack hidden in his body, police said.

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NFL player arrested in Kingsport

NFL player arrested in Kingsport

January 31st, 2014 10:37 am by Nick Shepherd, NET News Service

San Francisco 49ers player Daniel Kilgore, an alumnus of Dobyns-Bennett High School, was charged with public intoxication on Jan. 26.

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