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East Tennessee lawmaker in support of Haslam's Insure TN

East Tennessee lawmaker in support of Haslam's Insure TNGov. Haslam has found support in the General Assembly for his Insure Tennessee plan before next week's special session.
  • News
  • 4 minutes ago
Kingston - Harriman - Roane

Harriman PD looking for two witnesses in building fire

Harriman PD looking for two witnesses in building fireThe Harriman Police Department is looking for two people who may have seen the cause of a fire a few weeks ago.
  • Kingston - Harriman - Roane
  • 48 minutes ago
News

Bill to decriminalize cannabis oil in Tennessee introduced

Bill to decriminalize cannabis oil in Tennessee introducedAn East Tennessee lawmaker has introduced a bill that would decriminalize the use of cannabis oil for medical use.
  • News
  • 45 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Biscuit Festival to expand, add companion event

Biscuit Festival to expand, add companion eventThe 6th annual International Biscuit Festival is rising to the occasion, and will be expanding in 2015.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 2 hours, 21 minutes ago
Money

Knoxville's United Way surpasses $13 million goal

Knoxville's United Way surpasses $13 million goalThanks to community support, the United Way of Greater Knoxville announced Wednesday it had achieved an historic goal.
  • Money
  • 4 hours, 14 minutes ago
News

Measles has infected 84 people in 14 states this year

Measles has infected 84 people in 14 states this yearSome health experts predict the outbreak could encourage more parents to vaccinate.
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  • 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
News

7 Woodland Hills escapees transferred to Texas

7 Woodland Hills escapees transferred to TexasSeveral of the teenagers who escaped a youth facility in Nashville will be moved to a more secure location.
  • News
  • 3 hours, 18 minutes ago
Tech

Ky. ponders teaching computer code as foreign language

Ky. ponders teaching computer code as foreign languageProposed Kentucky bill would count programming classes toward foreign language requirements.
  • Tech
  • 6 hours, 54 minutes ago
News

Gunman kills 3 U.S. contractors in Afghanistan

Gunman kills 3 U.S. contractors in AfghanistanA fourth American was wounded and an Afghan also died in suspected insider attack at Kabul airport.
  • News
  • 1 hour, 22 minutes ago
Cars

New study reveals 10 cars most likely to kill you

New study reveals 10 cars most likely to kill youSmaller, cheaper cars show the highest death rates.
  • Cars
  • 4 hours, 47 minutes ago
Life

A simple gesture makes Knoxville playgrounds come alive

A simple gesture makes Knoxville playgrounds come aliveIt's safe to say a little sunshine and a swing set would put most any kid in a good mood. But Mike Barkdoll and his grandson, Henri, learned through an unintentional experiment the difference a few balls make at a city park.
  • Life
  • 1 hour, 53 minutes ago
Tech

Comcast offers DVR service to-go in East Tennessee

Comcast offers DVR service to-go in East TennesseeComcast cable has begun to offer its DVR service on mobile devices for some of its customers.
  • Tech
  • 4 hours, 7 minutes ago
Crime

Knox County man indicted on 4 counts of rape of a child

Knox County man indicted on 4 counts of rape of a childA grand jury has indicted a Knox County man on four counts of rape of a child after an investigation by KCSO.
  • Crime
  • 2 hours, 33 minutes ago
Vols

NCAA: 2 of Tyndall's former Southern Miss players ineligible

NCAA: 2 of Tyndall's former Southern Miss players ineligibleThe NCAA is investigating the Southern Miss basketball program, where Vols' coach Donnie Tyndall coached before coming to UT.
  • Vols
  • 3 hours, 33 minutes ago
McMinn - Monroe

NTSB report: Poor visibility factor in stunt pilot's fatal crash

NTSB report: Poor visibility factor in stunt pilot's fatal crashPoor visibility more than likely contributed to a small plane crash in the Cherokee National Forest last spring that killed a stunt pilot, according to a report recently released by the National Transportation Safety Board.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

DOE: Y-12 building 'worst of the worst' of high-risk list

DOE: Y-12 building 'worst of the worst' of high-risk listA building in Y-12 Security Complex was named the "worst of the worst" in a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) report detailing its high-risk facilities.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 7 hours, 42 minutes ago
Football

Four-star linebacker Quart'e Sapp commits to Tennessee

Four-star linebacker Quart'e Sapp commits to TennesseeButch Jones and the Vols picked up another high profile commitment less than a week before signing day.
  • Football
  • 8 hours, 25 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

First of nearly 250 new signs going up in downtown Knoxville

First of nearly 250 new signs going up in downtown KnoxvilleThe City of Knoxville installed the first of nearly 250 signs, designed to help people find their way around downtown Knoxville.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 8 hours, 59 minutes ago
News

United Way Unveils "What's Your Giving Style?" Interactive Quiz

United Way Unveils "What's Your Giving Style?" Interactive Quiz"What's Your Giving Style?" aims to match participants with a designated charitable organization that complements their personality.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 32 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

KPD host blood drive for officer battling cancer

KPD host blood drive for officer battling cancerThe Knoxville Police Department is asking for blood donations Thursday to help an officer battling cancer.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 9 hours, 31 minutes ago
North Knoxville

Powell bypass road set to open next week

Powell bypass road set to open next weekThe new road will take drivers away from narrow congestion in the heart of the Powell community, from Gill Road directly to Clinton Highway, just south of Beaver Creek Road.
  • North Knoxville
  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
Sports

Chase Elliott will take over No. 24 in 2016

Chase Elliott will take over No. 24 in 2016WBIR's Courtney Lyle reports from Charlotte
  • Sports
  • 1 hour, 53 minutes ago
Personal Finance

Tusculum offering FAFSA help Thursday evening

Tusculum offering FAFSA help Thursday eveningPeople needing help applying for the Tennessee Promise can get professional assistance Thursday evening.
  • Personal Finance
  • 8 hours, 33 minutes ago
Crime

Juror: Video evidence 'damning' in rape case

Juror: Video evidence 'damning' in rape caseTwelve strangers, jurors in the Vanderbilt rape trial, got their first chance to discuss the case on Tuesday when they were dismissed to deliberate.
  • Crime
  • 13 hours, 27 minutes ago
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