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States where food stamp use is soaring

POSTED: 12:21 PM Aug 30 2012   UPDATED: 10:03 AM Nov 01 2013

With millions losing their food stamp benefits starting today, find out where food stamp use is soaring most.

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Years after the Great Recession ended, 46.5 million Americans are still living in poverty, according to a new Census Bureau report. Figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture show more Americans than ever are using food stamps to feed their families.

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Two charged with metal, auto parts theft

Two people were charged with stealing metal and car parts in Washington County.

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Police say 'professional' thieves stole electronics worth over $6,000

Kingsport Police say a group of five people used an elaborate shoplifting scheme to steal thousands of dollars worth of items from a local store.

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