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Today in history: Challenger shuttle explodes in 1986

Today in history: Challenger shuttle explodes in 1986The space shuttle Challenger (STS-51L) takes off from the Kennedy Space Centre, Florida. 73 seconds later the shuttle exploded, killing its seven crew members.
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  • 1 year ago
Life

Top 25 best jobs for 2015

Top 25 best jobs for 2015What are the best jobs in America for 2015?
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  • 1 hour, 43 minutes ago
News

6 months later: Community rebuilds after EF3 tornado

6 months later: Community rebuilds after EF3 tornadoTuesday marked six months since a tornado destroyed 10 homes and a grocery store in Claiborne and Campbell counties
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  • 13 hours, 29 minutes ago
Washington

White House scraps plan to tax college savings

White House scraps plan to tax college savingsPlan had enraged Republicans and unsettled Democrats.
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  • 18 hours, 58 minutes ago
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Auschwitz survivor shares memories 70 years after camp's liberation

Auschwitz survivor shares memories 70 years after camp's liberationNazis killed more than a million people at Auschwitz during the Holocaust
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  • 13 hours, 30 minutes ago
Life

UPDATE: GoDaddy pulls its puppy Super Bowl commercial

UPDATE: GoDaddy pulls its puppy Super Bowl commercialNothing is off limits when it comes to GoDaddy Super Bowl Commercials.
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  • 16 hours, 38 minutes ago
Local

Students use social media persuasion to try to get a snow day

Students use social media persuasion to try to get a snow dayStudents took to Twitter this Tuesday morning trying to convince Knox County Superintendent Jim McIntyre to give them a full day off.
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  • 17 hours, 18 minutes ago
Ways to Save

5 Super Super Bowl speaker deals

5 Super Super Bowl speaker dealsFrom home theaters to sound bars and Bluetooth audio, we have you covered!
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  • 10 hours, 36 minutes ago
Local

Ex-jailer in 'use of force' case named in lawsuit for similar incident

Ex-jailer in 'use of force' case named in lawsuit for similar incidentThe Knox County jailer who resigned last week after a camera caught several guards fighting with an inmate injured another detainee several years ago, according to a federal lawsuit filed last April.
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  • 20 hours, 25 minutes ago
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THP investigating Greene Co. chase and fatal crash

THP investigating Greene Co. chase and fatal crashA deputy chased a car which went off the road and flipped. A passenger was thrown from the vehicle and died.
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  • 13 hours, 22 minutes ago
People

Four TN cities ranked as most bible-minded U.S. cities

Four TN cities ranked as most bible-minded U.S. citiesBirmingham, Alabama topped the list while Chattanooga came in at number two.
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  • 14 hours, 48 minutes ago
News

Thief knocked out and tied up by victims in Knoxville

Thief knocked out and tied up by victims in KnoxvilleAn overnight theft ended with the suspect captured by a family who tied him up with an extension cord and called 911.
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Campbell County High School shooter back in court

Campbell County High School shooter back in courtConvicted Campbell County school shooter Kenneth Bartley Junior's assault case is now being sent to a grand jury.
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  • 18 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

$10,000 reward offered for info about bald eagle shooting

$10,000 reward offered for info about bald eagle shootingThe adult eagle was discovered around last Thanksgiving about 14 miles east of Vonore
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Local

Husband, wife dead in apparent murder-suicide in McCreary Co.

Husband, wife dead in apparent murder-suicide in McCreary Co.The incident took place Sunday afternoon at a home in the Eagle community of McCreary County, Kentucky.
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  • 17 hours, 48 minutes ago
Nation

Dog's new lease on life cut short by cancer

Dog's new lease on life cut short by cancerBela the German shepherd was euthanized Sunday after it was discovered he had cancer.
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  • 18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Clearing skies through the day; highs reach low 40s

Clearing skies through the day; highs reach low 40sClearing skies through the day, with highs in the low 40s.
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Pets

Florida cat, hit by car, crawls out of grave 5 days later

Florida cat, hit by car, crawls out of grave 5 days laterIf cats have nine lives, Bart from Tampa, Florida definitely has used one of them.
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Crime

13 pounds of pot found in van purchased 13 years ago

13 pounds of pot found in van purchased 13 years agoA New Mexico family has been driving a van around for 13 years, unaware that thousands of dollars worth of marijuana was hidden inside.
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Health

Attorney General: TN has right to cancel Medicaid expansion

Attorney General: TN has right to cancel Medicaid expansionAttorney General Herbert Slatery says in a legal opinion that the state would be able to cancel Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to extend health coverage 200,000 low-income Tennesseans if costs exceed expectations.
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  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
News

Mormon church to support laws protecting LGBT rights

Mormon church to support laws protecting LGBT rightsThe Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced support for gay rights Tuesday, calling for legislation across the country to protect religious freedoms.
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  • 21 hours, 46 minutes ago
Nation Now

Meteorologists tweet apologies for 'historic' storm forecasts

Meteorologists tweet apologies for 'historic' storm forecastsRather than try to ignore their errant forecasts, some meteorologists decided to acknowledge they got it wrong.
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  • 20 hours, 3 minutes ago
Local

Knoxville woman charged with Tenncare fraud

Knoxville woman charged with Tenncare fraudAuthorities say the woman committed fraud involving doctor shopping
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  • 20 hours, 8 minutes ago
World

Auschwitz survivors gather where 'civilization collapsed'

Auschwitz survivors gather where 'civilization collapsed'Many made the journey in search of some closure 70 years after liberation.
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  • 22 hours, 10 minutes ago
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