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Updated: South Africa reports Nelson Mandela's death at 95

Updated: South Africa reports Nelson Mandela's death at 95

December 5th, 2013 4:49 pm by Associated Press

South African President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying "we've lost our greatest son."

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Update: All power restored on ETSU campus

Update: All power restored on ETSU campus

December 5th, 2013 3:30 pm by Staff Report

A university spokesman said several buildings had been affected.

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Nearly 100 dead in Central African Republic before French troops arrive

Nearly 100 dead in Central African Republic before French troops arrive

December 5th, 2013 2:45 pm by KRISTA LARSON, Associated Press

Fighting swept through the capital of Central African Republic on Thursday.

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SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

SW Virginia manhunt for passenger accused of assaulting deputy ends with capture

December 5th, 2013 2:14 pm by Staff Report

A man accused of assaulting a Washington County, Va., Sheriff's Office deputy during a traffic stop was caught this morning near Glade Spring after an overnight manhunt.

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Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

Tenn. makes push to execute 10 killers

December 5th, 2013 12:27 pm by Associated Press

With a new execution protocol in place, Tennessee officials have asked the state Supreme Court to set death dates for 10 condemned killers.

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Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

Fatz Cafe closes in Johnson City shopping center

December 5th, 2013 10:19 am by Nathan Baker

Two years after opening in a strip mall between Johnson City and Jonesborough, chain restaurant Fatz Cafe has closed its doors permanently.

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Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

Paragon Diner opens on Johnson City's north end

December 5th, 2013 10:14 am by Nathan Baker

Paragon Diner opened Nov. 19 in the building formerly occupied by Atlanta Bread Company on Franklin Terrace Court, in view of the well-trafficked State of Franklin Road corridor, and has slowly rolled out business to perfect operations, the restaurant's o

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Will Florida State's QB be charged with sexual assault? 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

Will Florida State's QB be charged with sexual assault? 1 of 10 things to know today at a glance

December 5th, 2013 7:50 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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More than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition, cash stolen from gun shop in Elizabethton

More than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition, cash stolen from gun shop in Elizabethton

December 4th, 2013 9:40 pm by John Thompson

Burglars broke into the Blue Springs Gun Shop while owner Melvin Gary Oliver and his wife went to church Sunday morning, stealing more than $15,000 worth of guns, ammunition and cash.

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Dish, WCYB in negotiations as Dec. 8 deadline looms

Dish, WCYB in negotiations as Dec. 8 deadline looms

December 4th, 2013 9:32 pm by Hank Hayes - NET News Service

The parent company of NBC-affiliate WCYB TV-5 and Fox Tri-Cities Channel 39 WEMT announced Wednesday it is in “good-faith negotiations” with DISH Network to ensure continued service of its local programming.

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