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City leaders meet Monday to discuss future of downtown

City leaders meet Monday to discuss future of downtownCity leaders will meet Monday evening to discuss how to move forward with proposals to redevelop parts of downtown Knoxville.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 5 hours, 9 minutes ago
News

TN Senate passes 'voucher' bill; House considers it Tuesday

TN Senate passes 'voucher' bill; House considers it TuesdayOn Monday the Senate voted 24-8 in favor of voucher legislation that aims to provide low-income students with a state-funded scholarship so they can attend a private school.
  • News
  • 4 hours, 26 minutes ago
News

TN House passes guns-in-parks bill

TN House passes guns-in-parks billNASHVILLE - The House has passed a bill to strip city and county governments of the power to ban guns in parks, playgrounds and sports fields.
  • News
  • 5 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

S.R.O. honored for her response to deadly school bus crash

S.R.O. honored for her response to deadly school bus crashOn December 2, Officeres Trish Ward was on duty at Holston Middle School when she heard officers being dispatched to a bus accident on Asheville Highway.
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 21 minutes ago
Ways to Save

Tech Tuesday: Best Tablet bundle ever

Tech Tuesday: Best Tablet bundle everBetter than Black Friday pricing alongside some huge freebies.
  • Ways to Save
  • 1 hour, 16 minutes ago
News

Man on trial a second time in 1998 Blount killing acquitted by jury

Man on trial a second time in 1998 Blount killing acquitted by juryA Blount County jury has acquitted a Knoxville man previously convicted in the 1998 killing of a 22-year-old Louisville woman.
  • News
  • 7 hours, 51 minutes ago
News

Deadline falls Tuesday for schools to seek snow day waivers

Deadline falls Tuesday for schools to seek snow day waiversSome East Tennessee students will be spending more time in the classroom to make up for all their extra snow days
  • News
  • 2 hours, 24 minutes ago
Politics

TN is one of 20 states with "Religious Freedom Restoration Act"

TN is one of 20 states with "Religious Freedom Restoration Act"He said the controversy all stems from timing. In 2009, only four states allowed same-sex marriages. Today, that number jumped to 37 states
  • Politics
  • 6 hours, 58 minutes ago
News

Thieves burglarize vehicles in Farragut neighborhood

Thieves burglarize vehicles in Farragut neighborhoodKnox County deputies are investigating a series of weekend car burglaries in a Farragut neighborhood.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 45 minutes ago
Health

Tennessee Department of Health warns of chikungunya virus

Tennessee Department of Health warns of chikungunya virusWith warmer weather comes the rearrival of disease-carrying insects such as mosquitoes, which is why the Tennessee Department of Health is urging state travelers to be aware of the growing chikungunya virus.
  • Health
  • 7 hours, 1 minute ago
Entertainment

Stones coming to Nashville? Announcement expected Tuesday

Stones coming to Nashville? Announcement expected TuesdayA highly anticipated announcement that the Rolling Stones will play a June concert at Nashville's LP Field is set for Tuesday morning.
  • Entertainment
  • 6 hours, 8 minutes ago
Life

Cute new babies at the zoo

Cute new babies at the zooA pair of baby Chacoan peccaries can now call the Knoxville Zoo home.
  • Life
  • 6 hours, 53 minutes ago
News

Knox County parents to be surveyed on 'balanced calendar' preference

Knox County parents to be surveyed on 'balanced calendar' preferenceKnox County Schools will soon send out a survey to parents about a possible "balanced calendar."
  • News
  • 7 hours, 24 minutes ago
News

Boston bombing trial prosecution case ends with victims' autopsies

Boston bombing trial prosecution case ends with victims' autopsiesJurors see grisly autopsy photos as Boston bombing prosecution rests case
  • News
  • 7 hours, 52 minutes ago
Politics

5 bills up for vote: Dogs, vouchers and guns-in-parks

5 bills up for vote: Dogs, vouchers and guns-in-parksHere are five bills that are up for final vote Monday.
  • Politics
  • 18 hours, 32 minutes ago
Politics

Brooks wants to give voters an option in Knox Co. elections

Brooks wants to give voters an option in Knox Co. electionsParty to focus on County Commission seats, state House District 13 post
  • Politics
  • 13 hours, 44 minutes ago
Women's Basketball

Warlick's alma mater supports Lady Vols

Warlick's alma mater supports Lady VolsStudents support Lady Vols win or lose and still have time to speculate on the rumored new men's basketball coach. Mon. 3-30-2015
  • Women's Basketball
  • 1 hour, 33 minutes ago
Local

Train crashes into car, but driver was not inside

Train crashes into car, but driver was not insideA train crashed into a car and dragged it more than fifty yards down the track, but luckily the driver was not inside.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 47 minutes ago
Life

HVA robotics team preps for worlds

HVA robotics team preps for worldsHardin Valley Academy students work tirelessly on their robotics entry for this year's competition. A growing number of girls has joined the effort.
  • Life
  • 1 hour, 35 minutes ago
People

Academy robotics team preps for Worlds

Academy robotics team preps for WorldsHardin Valley Academy students work tirelessly on their competitive robotics team. Over the years the number of girls on the team has grown. March 30, 2015
  • People
  • 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
Local

Police: Boy dies in accidental drowning at Knoxville motel

Police: Boy dies in accidental drowning at Knoxville motelInvestigators identfied the child as Anderson Cooper Goldsmith, 4, from Ringgold, Georgia. They believe the child's flotation device was removed before he entered the water.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 38 minutes ago
Crime

KPD: Shooting that injured teen was drug-related

KPD: Shooting that injured teen was drug-relatedKnoxville Police responded to a call about a shooting near Sharp Ridge Memorial Park Sunday afternoon.
  • Crime
  • 14 hours, 7 minutes ago
East Knoxville

Body found in vacant east Knoxville building

Body found in vacant east Knoxville buildingAuthorities say the partically decomposed remains were found in an emply building located at 2311 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.
  • East Knoxville
  • 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
World

Report: Co-pilot convinced captain to leave cockpit

Report: Co-pilot convinced captain to leave cockpitGerman newspaper reported that Lubitz was suffering from "severe psychosomatic" mental illness.
  • World
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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