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Police: 5 guns found in car of Idaho shooting-spree suspect

Police: 5 guns found in car of Idaho shooting-spree suspect

January 11th, 2015 2:50 pm by GENE JOHNSON, Associated Press

Investigators found five guns and a laptop computer in the vehicle of a man suspected of killing three people in a shooting spree, a police chief said Sunday, but they hadn't yet uncovered any motive for the rampage.

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Fire consumes Kingsport home

Fire consumes Kingsport home

January 10th, 2015 11:18 pm by Jessica Fuller

Bayberry Drive was bright with flashing emergency lights Saturday evening as firefighters from the Warrior's Path Fire Department worked three hours to tame a house fire.

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Mary B. Martin art program registering adults, children for spring classes

Mary B. Martin art program registering adults, children for spring classes

January 10th, 2015 11:13 pm by Jessica Fuller

From dancing to painting to drumming, Jonesborough's Mary B. Martin arts program has set the stage for its Spring 2015 art class schedule.

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ETSU makes mark with new logo design

ETSU makes mark with new logo design

January 10th, 2015 11:02 pm by Nathan Baker

In today's rapidly shifting higher-education landscape, where public colleges more and more frequently use students' tuition dollars to offset declining or stagnant state funding, a successfully marketed brand identity is nearly as important in terms of e

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County mayor, city manager reflect on annexation study

County mayor, city manager reflect on annexation study

January 10th, 2015 10:55 pm by Gary B. Gray

Tennessee's annexation laws have undergone serious scrutiny, and it now appears city and county leaders are ready to join forces and mend metaphorical fences.

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Despite uptick in incidents, JCPD says downtown still a safe place

Despite uptick in incidents, JCPD says downtown still a safe place

January 10th, 2015 10:47 pm by Becky Campbell

Incidents and arrests in downtown Johnson City rose by nearly 100 offenses in 2014, but a police department official said part of the reason was more enforcement focused on that area.

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Hamblen officials don't know what's causing mysterious booms

Hamblen officials don't know what's causing mysterious booms

January 10th, 2015 10:31 pm by Associated Press

Hamblen County officials are trying to determine the source of several mysterious loud booms heard in and around Morristown over the past two years. The latest occurred Tuesday morning.

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Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

Church Hill man wanted in connection with Kingsport shooting commits suicide

January 10th, 2015 2:04 pm by Nick Shepherd, NET NEWS SERVICE

A Church Hill man who killed one person at a Kingsport apartment complex and left another with life threatening injuries committed suicide as police closed in to take him into custody.

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AP sources: Romney considering 3rd run for White House

AP sources: Romney considering 3rd run for White House

January 10th, 2015 1:54 pm by STEVE PEOPLES and PHILIP ELLIOTT, Associated Press

In a move that surprised his most loyal supporters and former staff, Mitt Romney told several donors Friday he is seriously considering a third run for the White House.

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North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

North Korea hints at nuclear test moratorium

January 10th, 2015 1:50 pm by HYUNG-JIN KIM, Associated Press

North Korea has told the United States that it is willing to impose a temporary moratorium on its nuclear tests if Washington scraps planned military drills with South Korea this year, the North's official news agency said Saturday.

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