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Stocks, bonds rise sharply as Fed keeps stimulus

Stocks, bonds rise sharply as Fed keeps stimulus

September 18th, 2013 2:06 pm by KEN SWEET — AP Markets Writer

NEW YORK — Investors plowed money into stocks and bonds Wednesday after the Federal Reserve's surprise decision to keep its economic stimulus in place.

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Heartache Tonight? Cops say woman got tired of Eagles songs, stabbed roommate

Heartache Tonight? Cops say woman got tired of Eagles songs, stabbed roommate

September 18th, 2013 12:24 pm by Associated Press

Authorities say the woman was fed up with the roommate listening to the Eagles and watching TV with his brother.

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‘If it goes, we’re all going to go’: Men who rescued crash victims say they don’t consider themselves heroes

‘If it goes, we’re all going to go’: Men who rescued crash victims say they don’t consider themselves heroes

September 18th, 2013 11:09 am by Nick Shepherd — Kingsport Times-News

A Ford Expedition carrying the Bellamy family — Tony, Angela and Colton — was traveling south on Fort Henry Drive in Kingsport at 35 mph when it was struck by another vehicle traveling more than 100 mph Saturday night.

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Train, bus crash in Canada; 'multiple fatalities'

Train, bus crash in Canada; 'multiple fatalities'

September 18th, 2013 10:20 am by Associated Press

OTTAWA, Ontario — Several people were killed when a passenger train collided with a city bus at a crossing in Canada's capital, Ottawa, at the peak of morning rush hour, police said Wednesday. Witnesses said the bus went through a closed crossing barrier.

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Roe lays out plan to replace 'Obamacare'

Roe lays out plan to replace 'Obamacare'

September 18th, 2013 9:26 am by Gary B. Gray

U.S. Rep. Phil Roe, R-Tenn., submitted to Congress today an alternative health-care plan in direct opposition to President Barack Obama’s Affordable Health Care Act, which he says includes sensible coverage at lower costs without mandates and tax increase

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Navy Yard massacre gunman's path to DC emerges, but questions remain

Navy Yard massacre gunman's path to DC emerges, but questions remain

September 18th, 2013 9:15 am by ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press

"What caused this individual to kill so many innocent men and women? How did he carry out and plan this attack? How did he get access to the weapons? What could have been done to prevent this tragedy?" — Ron Machen, the U.S. Attorney for DC.

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Update: Corvette driver told police he swerved to miss dog before crashing into back yard off N. Broadway

September 18th, 2013 9:06 am by Becky Campbell

The crash at North Broadway Street and East Chilhowie Avenue was reported just before 8 p.m. Tuesday.

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Martin Luther King Jr.'s secretary to auction trove of his documents

Martin Luther King Jr.'s secretary to auction trove of his documents

September 18th, 2013 9:02 am by HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press

Items include handwritten notes by King, a page from his "I Have a Dream" speech and his NAACP volunteer card.

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Johnson City police: Man charged with reckless endangerment after nearly striking 3 officers with vehicle

Johnson City police: Man charged with reckless endangerment after nearly striking 3 officers with vehicle

September 18th, 2013 7:04 am by Staff Report

It was 21-year-old Justin Bookwalter's second arrest resulting from a traffic stop this summer. He also was arrested on drug charges in a Johnson City hotel raid in 2012.

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Downtown Businesses Open

September 17th, 2013 6:42 pm by Lee Talbert

Downtown Businesses Open

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