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Anger, mourning in Pakistan after mosque bombing kills 59

Anger, mourning in Pakistan after mosque bombing kills 59

January 31st, 2015 1:38 pm by ZARAR KHAN, Associated Press

Thousands of Shiites across Pakistan mourned and protested Saturday after a bombing at a Shiite mosque in the country killed at least 59 people.

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AP Interview: NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis

AP Interview: NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis

January 31st, 2015 1:35 pm by JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

Weeks removed from an open revolt from his own police force that had officers turning their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio now declares he has moved past the rift, striking a tenuous truce with a strategy to stay above the fray and public opinion that

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More than 2M vehicles recalled 2nd time for faulty air bags

More than 2M vehicles recalled 2nd time for faulty air bags

January 31st, 2015 1:31 pm by MAE ANDERSON, AP Business Writer

More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for a second fix for faulty air bags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.

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Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

January 31st, 2015 1:26 pm by Associated Press

The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub Saturday and taken to a hospital in the north Atlanta suburbs, police said.

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'Champion' campaign tops goal by $35,000

'Champion' campaign tops goal by $35,000

January 30th, 2015 9:53 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

The Washington County United Way announced Friday that a final tally of contributions to its 2014 Be a Community Champion' fundraising campaign came in at $1,759,265, exceeding the campaign's $1.725 million goal by nearly $35,000.

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President Noland: 'It's time to embrace the community'

President Noland: 'It's time to embrace the community'

January 30th, 2015 9:47 pm by Nathan Baker

East Tennessee State University is facing dramatic changes in funding and programming in the coming years, and "change isn't easy," President Brian Noland said Friday.

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Updated with event photos and video: City manager says Johnson City needs commitment to keep moving forward

Updated with event photos and video: City manager says Johnson City needs commitment to keep moving forward

January 30th, 2015 9:40 pm by Becky Campbell

Johnson City has come a long way since its beginning and is shaping into a growing and thriving community, but there must be a continuing commitment to the process to keep it moving forward, City Manager Pete Peterson told a group of community and busines

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Town mayors say they're not talking contracts for ambulance service providers for Erwin- yet

Town mayors say they're not talking contracts for ambulance service providers for Erwin- yet

January 30th, 2015 9:31 pm by Brad Hicks

Town of Erwin Mayor Doris Hensley wants to put the rumor to rest - the town is not currently pursuing its own contract with MedicOne Medical Response or any other ambulance services provider.

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ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

ETSU student reports sexual assault on campus

January 30th, 2015 7:32 pm by Staff Report

A female student reported she was sexually assaulted Wednesday night on East Tennessee State University's campus, according to a safety notice sent out by the school.

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Johnson City woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

Johnson City woman found guilty of vehicular homicide in Piney Flats crash

January 30th, 2015 4:38 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

A Johnson City woman has been convicted of vehicular homicide by intoxication, stemming from a Piney Flats crash where she slammed into the side of another motorist just a block from his home.

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