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Police: 1 critical after motorcycle wreck

Police: 1 critical after motorcycle wreck

June 28th, 2014 5:18 pm by Staff Report

Police said a city woman is in critical condition after she was involved in a single-vehicle accident this weekend.

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Saturday court appearance set for Benghazi suspect

Saturday court appearance set for Benghazi suspect

June 28th, 2014 2:56 pm by PETE YOST and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

The Libyan militant accused of masterminding the deadly Benghazi attacks that have become a flashpoint in U.S. politics awaited his first court appearance Saturday amid heightened security at the federal courthouse.

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Update: Man killed in cow crash identified

Update: Man killed in cow crash identified

June 28th, 2014 8:21 am by Max Hrenda

Johnson City police have released the name of a Kingsport man who was killed after his car collided with a cow that was walking along Interstate 26 on Friday night.

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Commission boosts school funds, but tax increase fails again

Commission boosts school funds, but tax increase fails again

June 28th, 2014 12:35 am by Gary B. Gray

Three hours of amending amendments, a 25-minute, five-minute break, statements and restatements, pleas, rebuttals, whispers, applause, gasps, explanations, more amendments, a few red faces, and finally - a budget!

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4 hospitalized after 2-car collision on Highway 19E

4 hospitalized after 2-car collision on Highway 19E

June 27th, 2014 11:13 pm by Staff Report

Two adults and three children were injured after two vehicles collided head-on while traveling on U.S. Highway 19E near the border between Tennessee and North Carolina.

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Attorneys want to unseal filing in Vandy rape case

Attorneys want to unseal filing in Vandy rape case

June 27th, 2014 10:08 pm by Brian Haas, The Tennessean

Attorneys for a former football player accused in the rape of an unconscious student want to unseal evidence filed earlier this week.

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SWAG sale shows support for Shop-With-A-Cop

SWAG sale shows support for Shop-With-A-Cop

June 27th, 2014 9:57 pm by Becky Campbell

If you're looking for a yard trimmer, home decor or extra pair of shoes, a local church gymnasium might be the place for you on Saturday.

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Poked too hard? Carter sheriff claims ADA Facebook post 'derogatory,' 'false'

Poked too hard? Carter sheriff claims ADA Facebook post 'derogatory,' 'false'

June 27th, 2014 9:43 pm by John Thompson

Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said he still wants a letter of apology for a posting on the Facebook account of Assistant District Attorney General Dennis Brooks.

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Taken to school: Local lawyer rebuffs county schools' claim to liquor tax

Taken to school: Local lawyer rebuffs county schools' claim to liquor tax

June 27th, 2014 9:22 pm by Gary Gray and Nathan Baker

The Washington County School District's claim to millions of dollars worth of liquor-by-the-drink tax collections was answered succinctly by Johnson City Attorney Eric Herrin on Friday.

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Bobby Womack, singer with brave 2nd act, dies

Bobby Womack, singer with brave 2nd act, dies

June 27th, 2014 9:04 pm by CHRIS TALBOTT, AP Music Writer

Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who impacted artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, had died. He was 70.

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