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Feds conceding Johnson City/Greeneville cancer doctor, wife wrongfully convicted

Feds conceding Johnson City/Greeneville cancer doctor, wife wrongfully convicted

December 23rd, 2014 11:01 am by Jamie Satterfield, Knoxville News-Sentinel

The case involved the purchase of cancer drugs from a Canadian supplier.

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Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

December 23rd, 2014 9:44 am by Associated Press

Stocks are pushing further into record territory as the Dow Jones industrial average tops 18,000 points for the first time.

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'O Little Town of Bethlehem' grapples with modern traffic challenges

'O Little Town of Bethlehem' grapples with modern traffic challenges

December 23rd, 2014 9:36 am by Tia Goldenberg, Associated Press

It's Christmas season and the little town of Bethlehem is jammed with a big-city problem: Traffic snarling streets everywhere, including around the church marking the spot where tradition says Jesus was born. The city is considering a dramatic solution to

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U.S. economy grew at fast 5 pct. annual rate in Q3

U.S. economy grew at fast 5 pct. annual rate in Q3

December 23rd, 2014 9:29 am by Associated Press

The resurgence in growth last quarter provided the latest evidence that the U.S. economy is steadily strengthening and outpacing most others around the word.

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Head downtown for a variety of last-minute gifts

Head downtown for a variety of last-minute gifts

December 23rd, 2014 9:21 am by Tony Casey

Downtown Johnson City businesses are boasting a variety of gifts for those who've waited until the last few days before the Christmas holiday to buy presents.

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Wreck snaps telephone pole, snags University Parkway traffic

Wreck snaps telephone pole, snags University Parkway traffic

December 22nd, 2014 10:00 pm by Jessica Fuller

A single-vehicle crash snapped a telephone pole in half and stalled eastbound traffic on University Parkway Monday night.

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Emmanuel COO Hall takes reins at Family Promise

Emmanuel COO Hall takes reins at Family Promise

December 22nd, 2014 9:54 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Bob Hall, chief operations officer for Emmanuel Christian Seminary, began work Dec. 1 as director of the nonprofit organization formerly known as Interfaith Hospitality Network, which provides emergency and long-term transitional shelter and support for h

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Firm, city ink deal for land development on W. State of Franklin Road

Firm, city ink deal for land development on W. State of Franklin Road

December 22nd, 2014 9:47 pm by Gary B. Gray

A deal between Johnson City and Raleigh, N.C.-based Coalyard Restoration has finally been inked, giving the company about 1.4 acres of property at 1100 W. State of Franklin Road on which a 23,000-square-foot commercial development supported by restaurants

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Erwin boy's wish bounces in on Christmas week

Erwin boy's wish bounces in on Christmas week - VIDEO

December 22nd, 2014 9:44 pm by Max Hrenda

Although 10-year-old Bradin Renfro has undergone about 20 surgeries in his life - with the bulk of them affecting his legs and spine - his parents and a national charity found a way to put an extra bounce in his holiday season.

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City mitigation efforts help flood market with insurance discounts

City mitigation efforts help flood market with insurance discounts

December 22nd, 2014 9:36 pm by Gary B. Gray

Homeowners who live within certain floodplains in Johnson City are now eligible for a 5 percent discount on flood insurance premiums, thanks to the city's voluntary actions to control flooding.

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