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Kingsport man suffers severe burns in suspected meth lab explosion

Kingsport man suffers severe burns in suspected meth lab explosion

April 7th, 2014 10:42 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

An early Saturday morning fire in Kingsport is suspected to have been triggered by a meth lab explosion, resulting in hospitalization of a man with burns over 40 percent of his body.

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UPDATE: Police say woman escaped alleged abductor at rest area

UPDATE: Police say woman escaped alleged abductor at rest area

April 7th, 2014 9:58 am by Staff Report

Police said a city man was arrested on kidnapping charges after his ex-girlfriend told them he abducted her from her place of work and left the state.

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Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes heard

April 7th, 2014 8:48 am by NICK PERRY, Associated Press

Underwater sounds detected by a ship searching the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet are consistent with the pings from aircraft black boxes, an Australian official said.

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Mystery surrounds death of twins in East Tennessee home

Mystery surrounds death of twins in East Tennessee home

April 7th, 2014 7:48 am by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

"I didn't even know their names" - retiree Linda Maffett, who lived across the street.

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Today in the Tennessee news roundup: Policeman injured during pursuit

Today in the Tennessee news roundup: Policeman injured during pursuit

April 7th, 2014 7:28 am by Staff Report

Also, construction on the National Museum of African American Music in Nashville could start as early as next year.

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Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

April 7th, 2014 7:07 am by ANTHONY McCARTNEY, AP Entertainment Writer

Rooney was Hollywood's top box-office draw in the late 1930s to early 1940s.

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Uncomfortably numb: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

Uncomfortably numb: 1 of 10 Things to Know Today

April 7th, 2014 7:05 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Friends of the Fossil Site

April 6th, 2014 11:55 pm by Dave Boyd

Fossil Volunteers Dave Boyd/Johnson City PressVolunteers train for the field season at the Fossil Site in Gray where they learn proper digging, screening and specimen preparatory techniques.David Moscato leads a group through the process.

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Medieval mythology and mayhem collide in Amtgard games - VIDEO

Medieval mythology and mayhem collide in Amtgard games - VIDEO

April 6th, 2014 10:36 pm by Max Hrenda

This weekend, visitors to Winged Deer Park may have noticed a group of guys who looked like they showed up for a fight. Every Sunday, regardless of inclement weather, a group of men and boys don armor, wield weapons, and meet in the open field for single

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Student groups show their colors for tolerance, understanding

Student groups show their colors for tolerance, understanding

April 6th, 2014 10:24 pm by Max Hrenda

In preparation for a week-long event aimed at tolerance and communication, East Tennessee State University students gathered in droves to show off the "art" of understanding.

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