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SCOTUS to hear same-sex marriage case involving Knoxville couple Tuesday

SCOTUS to hear same-sex marriage case involving Knoxville couple TuesdayThe U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday on the constitutionality of state bans on same-sex marriage.
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  • 9 hours, 53 minutes ago
Sports

New UT basketball coach Rick Barnes thankful for hometown heroes

New UT basketball coach Rick Barnes thankful for hometown heroesUT men's head basketball coach Rick Barnes grew up just across the mountains in Hickory, N.C. and he hasn't forgotten his roots.
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  • 9 hours, 57 minutes ago
Nation

Baltimore braces as protests heat up again

Baltimore braces as protests heat up againSchools are canceled for Tuesday and a curfew begins at 10 p.m.
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  • 45 minutes ago
Life

Bear Rescue spotlights new cubs on Facebook page

Bear Rescue spotlights new cubs on Facebook pageThe very young lives of three wild bear cubs - one of whom arrived just two days ago - have gained a rapt and wide following this month on Appalachian Bear Rescue's Facebook page. I
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  • 9 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation Now

Mom slaps son, rips him from Baltimore riots

Mom slaps son, rips him from Baltimore riotsAn angry mother is being applauded after she was caught on camera slapping her son and ripping him out of Baltimore riots on Monday.
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Nation

Witnesses recount sights, sounds of theater shooting

Witnesses recount sights, sounds of theater shootingProsecutors need to show that James Holmes was sane at time of shooting.
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  • 1 hour, 44 minutes ago
Washington

Today's gay marriage arguments: What you need to know

Today's gay marriage arguments: What you need to knowKennedy is considered key to how the case is decided, Roberts could be a wild card.
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  • 5 hours, 43 minutes ago
News

Tuna Company, 2 Employees Charged in Death of Worker in Oven

Tuna Company, 2 Employees Charged in Death of Worker in OvenBumble Bee Foods and two employees were charged Monday with violating safety regulations in the death of a California worker who was cooked in an industrial oven with tons of tuna, prosecutors said.
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  • 4 hours, 56 minutes ago
Nation

Cellphone at scene of killing links man to dead student

Cellphone at scene of killing links man to dead studentAuthorities ask that 49-year-old arrested on suspicion of murder be charged with murder.
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  • 21 hours, 30 minutes ago
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Knoxville climber remembers 2014 Mount Everest avalanche

Knoxville climber remembers 2014 Mount Everest avalancheKnoxville resident James Choo was climbing Mount Everest in April 2014 when an avalanche hit, causing what was known at the time as the mountain's deadliest disaster. At least 13 Sherpas were killed in the tragedy.
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  • 9 hours, 52 minutes ago
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What you need to know Tuesday

What you need to know TuesdayThings you need to know Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
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Support, opposition expressed locally for same-sex unions

Support, opposition expressed locally for same-sex unionsThere are two sides to every story. Certainly, that is the case with less than one day until the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments that could ultimately decide whether same-sex couples can marry in states where it's now banned.
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  • 16 hours, 19 minutes ago
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Former DCS employee charged with sexually abusing teen

Former DCS employee charged with sexually abusing teenA Knox County Grand Jury found a former Department of Child Services employee guilty of sexual battery and statutory rape.
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  • 5 hours, 2 minutes ago
Nation

Holocaust survivor recalls 'Lucky Lie' that saved his life

Holocaust survivor recalls 'Lucky Lie' that saved his lifeA 12-year-old based her book on David Wolnerman's tale of 5 years in concentration camps.
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Knox Co. TCAP testing begins Tuesday

Knox Co. TCAP testing begins TuesdayKnox County Schools will begin Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) exams Tuesday.
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  • 7 hours, 55 minutes ago
Ways to Save

3 Perfect Mother's Day gifts under $30

3 Perfect Mother's Day gifts under $303 hugely discounted heart-felt gifts guaranteed to make mom ecstatic.
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Stanfill faces creditors, who demand answers about missing millions

Stanfill faces creditors, who demand answers about missing millionsJacqueline Stanfill invokes Fifth Amendment during much of Monday meeting.
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Local

Note passed on a bus helps a 5-year-old

Note passed on a bus helps a 5-year-oldA letter from a stranger passed to a five-year-old on a Seattle bus is having a profound impact and now the girl's mother is taking to social media to say thanks.
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  • 7 hours, 15 minutes ago
Television

Stamos calls out Olsens for saying they didn't know about 'Full House' reboot

Stamos calls out Olsens for saying they didn't know about 'Full House' rebootWell, this certainly isn't the way to start a new big happy family.
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Church seeks prosecution of former treasurer in suspected theft of $400K

Church seeks prosecution of former treasurer in suspected theft of $400KA new tally shows a former church treasurer took $400,950 from Saint George Greek Orthodox Church over about four years, and church members want that man to be prosecuted, records show.
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Money

Tyson: Nix human antibiotics in chickens by 2017

Tyson: Nix human antibiotics in chickens by 2017Chicken kingpin plans to eliminate human antibiotics from broiler chicken flocks by 2017.
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Ellen Turner remembered as caring, affectionate, energetic

Ellen Turner remembered as caring, affectionate, energeticOn Monday, East Tennessee will mark the passing of Ellen Turner with a memorial service.
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Victims' groups seek to block Vandy rape case records

Victims' groups seek to block Vandy rape case recordsFour victims' rights groups are asking the state Supreme Court to rule against a coalition of state media organizations seeking access to records in a high-profile Vanderbilt rape case.
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  • 22 hours, 45 minutes ago
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Watch: Camaro causes crash while trying to pass on shoulder

Watch: Camaro causes crash while trying to pass on shoulderA Camaro driver caused a big crash on a New York tollway last week, and it was all captured on another driver's dash camera.
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