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Your Turn: Is the GOP backlash at the tea party the right direction?

Your Turn: Is the GOP backlash at the tea party the right direction?

December 13th, 2013 8:11 am by Associated Press

The Republican establishment's much-anticipated pushback against the tea party wing is underway. Tell us what you think.

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Lottery odds get worse: 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

Lottery odds get worse: 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

December 13th, 2013 7:48 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at national and world news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Second Harvest’s new center to aid in effort to end hunger

Second Harvest’s new center to aid in effort to end hunger

December 12th, 2013 10:06 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The CEO of the national Feeding America food bank network commended the Tri-Cities community on Thursday for the 25 years of support for Second Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Tennessee that led to the creation of its new 113,000-square-foot distribution c

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Local woman battling lupus for nearly 40 years in need of kidney transplant, appeals for testing

Local woman battling lupus for nearly 40 years in need of kidney transplant, appeals for testing

December 12th, 2013 9:45 pm by Jennifer Sprouse

To find out if you’re a match, contact Vanderbilt and tell them you want to be tested for Jill Sauceman. Visit www.vanderbilttransplantcenter.com and click on the tab for the Kidney Transplant Program, or call 1-866-748-1491 and select Option 2.

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Unicoi County deputies enter burning home; suffer smoke inhalation

Unicoi County deputies enter burning home; suffer smoke inhalation

December 12th, 2013 9:19 pm by Brad Hicks

Two deputies with the Unicoi County Sheriff’s Department were continuing to recover from smoke inhalation Thursday afternoon after bursting into a home on fire early Thursday morning to search for residents who may have been trapped inside.

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North Korea executes leader's uncle as a traitor

North Korea executes leader's uncle as a traitor

December 12th, 2013 5:40 pm by Associated Press

Jang Song Thaek — long considered the country's No. 2 power — had been removed from all his posts because of allegations of corruption, drug use, gambling, womanizing and leading a "dissolute and depraved life."

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Police: Victim identified gunman in Johnson City home invasion when mask fell from face

Police: Victim identified gunman in Johnson City home invasion when mask fell from face

December 12th, 2013 4:58 pm by Staff Report

Daniel Wayne Tester was one of two people who committed the robbery in the early morning hours of Nov. 14, police said.

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Sheriff says Washington Co. deputy stopped rape in progress after victim called 911 from cell phone

Sheriff says Washington Co. deputy stopped rape in progress after victim called 911 from cell phone

December 12th, 2013 2:30 pm by Becky Campbell

A Washington County deputy stopped a rape in progress Thursday after the victim called 911 from a cell phone and left the line open, Sheriff Ed Graybeal said. A Johnson City man was arrested and charged with the rape.

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Deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

Deputies hospitalized after bursting into burning home

December 12th, 2013 2:30 pm by Staff Report

Unicoi County deputies believed three children were inside the residence.

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Criminal complaint says former Alexander aide bought, tried to distribute child porn

Criminal complaint says former Alexander aide bought, tried to distribute child porn

December 12th, 2013 1:48 pm by Michael Cass

Loskarn allegedly purchased DVDs from a movie production company whose films typically 'feature nude young boys.'

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