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Nation

Lawyer for Boston Marathon bomb suspect: 'It was him'

Lawyer for Boston Marathon bomb suspect: 'It was him'Trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev begins.
  • Nation
  • 11 minutes ago
News

38K students clear deadline to apply for TN Promise dollars

38K students clear deadline to apply for TN Promise dollarsInterest in the Tennessee Promise scholarship program has once again outpaced expectations.
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  • 1 hour, 17 minutes ago
Local

Flooding forces 3 Ky. school systems to dismiss early

Flooding forces 3 Ky. school systems to dismiss earlyThree Kentucky schools systems dismissed early after heavy rainfall and melting snow flooded secondary roads.
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  • 45 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Boat owners look to tow damaged boats; insurance agents concerned

Boat owners look to tow damaged boats; insurance agents concernedCleanup efforts continue more than 10 days after that storm caved in the roof on multiple boat docks.
  • Local Forecast
  • 5 hours, 11 minutes ago
Music

Country music superstars set to play CMA Music Festival

Country music superstars set to play CMA Music FestivalThe 2015 CMA Music Festival lineup was announced this morning. The music festival is scheduled for June 11-14 in downtown Nashville.
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  • 3 hours, 1 minute ago
Watercooler

Ocoee & Pigeon Rivers are best in U.S. for whitewater rafting

Ocoee & Pigeon Rivers are best in U.S. for whitewater raftingIf you are looking for whitewater adventure, East Tennessee is apparently the place to be!
  • Watercooler
  • 2 hours, 30 minutes ago
Nation

Officer's fatal shooting by suspect called 'ambush'

Officer's fatal shooting by suspect called 'ambush'Police responded to a "shots fired" call early Wednesday morning
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 33 minutes ago
South Knoxville

Firefighter injured in south Knoxville house fire

Firefighter injured in south Knoxville house fireA firefighter was hurt in a house fire Wednesday morning in south Knoxville but is expected to be okay.
  • South Knoxville
  • 8 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

19-year-old arrested for intentionally setting barn fires

19-year-old arrested for intentionally setting barn firesAuthorities said Eleigh Cody Christian, 19, admitted to the crime which occurred last month at a Rogersville farm
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 6 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

Police believe pedestrian committed suicide on Neyland Drive

Police believe pedestrian committed suicide on Neyland DriveKnoxville police believe a pedestrian committed suicide before three vehicles hit him on Neyland Drive Wednesday morning.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 8 hours, 39 minutes ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Local club gives free eye exams to hundreds in East TN

Local club gives free eye exams to hundreds in East TNA local club partnered with a non-profit to give the gift of sight to an East Tennessee community.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 5 hours, 14 minutes ago
McMinn - Monroe

State hosts job fair in Vonore Wednesday

State hosts job fair in Vonore WednesdayJobs4TN's job fair is from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Tellico West Conference Center.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 7 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

What you need to know Wednesday

What you need to know WednesdayHere are several stories to follow Wednesday, March 4.
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  • 9 hours, 22 minutes ago
World

More than 200 skeletons found below Paris store

More than 200 skeletons found below Paris storeFounded in the 12th century, the hospital was demolished at the end of the 18th century.
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  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
News

Man admits robbing 13 area restaurants, shooting Hardee's manager

Man admits robbing 13 area restaurants, shooting Hardee's managerA Knoxville man is admitting he committed 13 area robberies, including a 2009 daylight holdup of a Hardee's restaurant off Western Avenue in which he shot the manager.
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  • 18 hours, 50 minutes ago
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Knoxville City Council approves works near Marble Alley lofts

Knoxville City Council approves works near Marble Alley loftsKNOXVILLE -- The city of Knoxville is moving forward with several key investment projects.
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  • 17 hours, 23 minutes ago
Life

Cat Island: Felines outnumber humans on Japanese island

Cat Island: Felines outnumber humans on Japanese islandAn army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan, curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village that is overrun with felines outnumbering humans six to one.
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  • 8 hours, 5 minutes ago
News

KCS advocates for healthy school lunches

KCS advocates for healthy school lunchesSome Knox County students and nutritionists are defending national school nutrition standards in response to a hearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday where thousands worked to lighten or repeal the rules.
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  • 17 hours, 41 minutes ago
News

Perfect score: several Knox County students ace the ACT

Perfect score: several Knox County students ace the ACTLess than one-tenth of 1-percent of the students who take the ACT earn a perfect score. But, one Knox County School saw several students score the ACT's top grade.
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  • 17 hours, 44 minutes ago
News

Lawmakers learn more about 'Right to Try' legislation

Lawmakers learn more about 'Right to Try' legislationTennessee lawmakers are considering a bill that would give terminally ill patients access to medicines that are not yet FDA approved.
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  • 21 hours, 26 minutes ago
News

Sheriff: Morristown man found with 3 pounds of meth, $78K

Sheriff: Morristown man found with 3 pounds of meth, $78KA Morristown man who authorities sought to stop Tuesday as part of a drug investigation faces drug and weapons charges after being found with 3 pounds of methamphetamine and $78,000 in cash, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.
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  • 17 hours, 53 minutes ago
Nation

This is the coolest unofficial rest stop in Michigan

This is the coolest unofficial rest stop in MichiganLakenenland is an oasis for weary snowmobilers in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. The unofficial rest stop offers a warm fire and even warmer hospitality in eclectic surroundings.
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  • 48 minutes ago
Local

Attorney: Man in jail beating expected to sue KCSO

Attorney: Man in jail beating expected to sue KCSOLawyer suggest client was beaten more than once.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
News

3-year-old shoots toddler brother in head

3-year-old shoots toddler brother in headNASHVILLE - Police say a 3-year-old Coffee County boy has shot his 18-month-old brother in the head.
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  • 18 hours, 45 minutes ago
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