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Federal judge rules in favor of Smokies backcountry feeFederal judge rules in favor of Smokies backcountry feeA federal judge ruled against a group targeting a backcountry camping fee in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
- 6 hours, 11 minutes ago
Barnes knows Rocky Top, "honored" to be hereBarnes knows Rocky Top, "honored" to be hereThe Rick Barnes era at the University of Tennessee officially kicked off Tuesday as the former long-time Texas coach took over the men's basketball program, becoming the fourth new face to lead the Vols in the past four years.
- 17 hours, 55 minutes ago
Whiteoak Sink area reopens after closure to protect batsWhiteoak Sink area reopens after closure to protect batsGreat Smoky Mountains National Park officials are reopening the Whiteoak Sink area but only on a limited basis.
- 5 hours, 30 minutes ago
Lady Vols to use sting of Elite Eight loss as motivationLady Vols to use sting of Elite Eight loss as motivationA roster that lacked depth as the season wore on didn't keep Tennessee from making its 30th Elite Eight appearance in program history.
- Women's Basketball
- 3 hours, 6 minutes ago
71-year-old man shot in his chest at his Maryville home71-year-old man shot in his chest at his Maryville homeCrews took a 71-year-old man to the hospital after he was shot in the chest at his home in Maryville early Wednesday morning.
- Maryville - Blount
- 5 hours, 51 minutes ago
Houseboat gets stuck under I-40 bridge near downtown NashvilleHouseboat gets stuck under I-40 bridge near downtown NashvilleA semi hauling a houseboat got stuck under a bridge on Interstate 40 south of downtown Nashville on Wednesday morning.
- 4 hours, 8 minutes ago
Ark. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as isArk. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as isRepublican governor wants lawmakers to either recall the bill or pass a follow-up measure.
- 1 hour, 38 minutes ago
John Lennon's ex-wife, Cynthia Lennon, diesJohn Lennon's ex-wife, Cynthia Lennon, diesThe first wife of John Lennon and mother of Julian has died of cancer in Mallorca, Spain.
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For Insure Tennessee backers, hope is lost againFor Insure Tennessee backers, hope is lost againThe proposal to extend health coverage to 280,000 low-income Tennesseans was defeated 6-2 in the Senate Commerce Committee on Tuesday. I
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Warm weather for rest of week; storms Thursday & FridayWarm weather for rest of week; storms Thursday & FridayContinued mild to warm weather for the rest of the week. Storms arrive Thursday into Friday.
- Local Forecast
- 10 hours, 15 minutes ago
Haslam amends budget to save mental health servicesHaslam amends budget to save mental health servicesProposed mental health cuts potentially affecting thousands in Tennessee are being restored.
- 18 hours, 14 minutes ago
The world's oldest person dies at 117The world's oldest person dies at 117Misao Okawa died of heart failure at her Osaka nursing home.
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Rick Barnes being hired at UT is like coming homeRick Barnes being hired at UT is like coming homeNew UT basketball coach Rick Barnes has a lot of connections to the Knoxville area. His wife, Candy, graduated from the University of Tennessee in 1975 with a degree in biology.
- 18 hours, 25 minutes ago
J. Paul Getty's grandson found deadJ. Paul Getty's grandson found deadGetty had recently taken out a restraining order on a woman, according to a report.
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TBI: Former Scott Co. deputy stole confiscated drugsTBI: Former Scott Co. deputy stole confiscated drugsA former Scott County deputy stole confiscated drugs and broke into his co-worker's offices, according to a TBI investigation.
- Scott - Campbell - Morgan
- 20 hours, 43 minutes ago
Barnes comes with impressive academic recordBarnes comes with impressive academic recordAs the University of Tennessee welcomes its new men's basketball head coach, Rick Barnes, the spotlighting is shining on Barnes' success both on and off the court.
- 18 hours, 26 minutes ago
Funding approved to design bathrooms for Market SquareFunding approved to design bathrooms for Market SquareThe City Council approved a contract Tuesday night for architects to start the design work for bathrooms in the Market Square parking garage.
- Downtown - UT
- 19 hours, 6 minutes ago
April Fool's Day 2015: Legit freebies, huge dealsApril Fool's Day 2015: Legit freebies, huge dealsApril Fool's Day 2015 freebies, deals and no pranks - just price drops!
- Ways to Save
- 15 hours, 4 minutes ago
UT will pay Rick Barnes $2.25 million annually for six seasonsUT will pay Rick Barnes $2.25 million annually for six seasonsRick Barnes signed an agreement with the University of Tennessee to earn $2.25 million annually for six seasons as the head coach of the men's basketball program.
- Men's Basketball
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Audit: Prisoners, dead among those receiving unemploymentAudit: Prisoners, dead among those receiving unemploymentDead people, prisoners and state employees are on the rolls of those receiving unemployment benefits in Tennessee, in spite of repeated warnings that the state is improperly paying out tens of millions in jobless claims.
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Michigan company bringing 202 jobs to KnoxvilleMichigan company bringing 202 jobs to KnoxvilleThe Michigan company will invest $10.4 million to begin operating out of an existing building located at 1821 Mid Park Drive.
- 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound billSponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound billA bill that originally sought to require ultrasound images be shown or described to women seeking abortions in Tennessee has been withdrawn for the year.
- 22 hours, 39 minutes ago
Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundReports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundPublications say they have seen video from inside the plane just before the crash.
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Lady Vols committed to doing better next yearLady Vols committed to doing better next yearNow that the Lady Vols will have a clean bill of health for next season, in addition to three impactful newcomers, they say that they will do whatever it takes to avoid the feeling they endured Monday night
- 22 hours, 33 minutes ago
PIlot Flying J settles 4 rebate fraud casesPIlot Flying J settles 4 rebate fraud casesFour trucking companies have settled lawsuits against Pilot Flying J
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Amended bill would delay Tennessee school voucher planAmended bill would delay Tennessee school voucher planA proposal that seeks to create a school voucher program in Tennessee has been amended to delay the plan for a year.
- 22 hours, 16 minutes ago
Future of Hawkins Co. cemetery still uncertainFuture of Hawkins Co. cemetery still uncertain. Investigators said 128 plots were double-sold and ownership will be based on who bought each site first.
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Astronauts aboard the International Space Station captured these stunning images of Super Typhoon Maysak in the Pacific Ocean.
Tesa Finn from UT Medical Center shows us the difference between different green smoothies that are good for you! (04/01/15)
With the passing of Gary Dahl, the creator of the Pet Rock, let's take a look back at some of the best toy fads ever. Get ready for some serious nostalgia.
Carol Evans from Legacy Parks previews the 4th annual Outdoor Knoxfest event, happening on April 24-26. It's a great time of the year to get outside! (3/31/15)