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Unsettled weather next week, especially Christmas Eve

Unsettled weather next week, especially Christmas EveUnsettled weather next week, especially Christmas Eve
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  • 8 hours, 24 minutes ago
Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene

Injured East Tennessee Marine receives new home

Injured East Tennessee Marine receives new homeInjured East Tennessee Marine receives a new home just in time for Christmas.
  • Hamblen - Jefferson - Cocke - Greene
  • 1 day ago
Local

TN National Guard soldiers make it home for the holidays

TN National Guard soldiers make it home for the holidaysMore than 40 soldiers from the Tennessee National Guard's 1/230th Air Cavalry Squadron returned home in time for the holidays.
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  • 18 hours, 18 minutes ago
Crime

Dead baby's mother accused of drugging other children

Dead baby's mother accused of drugging other childrenA mother whom prosecutors allege gave her son a deadly dose of morphine faces more charges.
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  • 1 day ago
Events

Kelly Clarkson's star-studded Miracle on Broadway brings in $400K

Kelly Clarkson's star-studded Miracle on Broadway brings in $400KKelly Clarkson and a host of country music stars put on a benefit concert for several Tennessee charities
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  • 29 minutes ago
Nation

Detective: Shooter said 'watch what I'm going to do'

Detective: Shooter said 'watch what I'm going to do'Two police officers were shot execution-style in their patrol car in Brooklyn.
  • Nation
  • 21 minutes ago
Recipes

North Corner Sandwich Shop's Chorizo Southwest Grilled Cheester

North Corner Sandwich Shop's Chorizo Southwest Grilled CheesterNorth Corner Sandwich Shop visits the studio with homemade Chorizo Southwest Grilled Cheester
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  • 7 hours, 28 minutes ago
News

Hitting the road for the holidays? Check traffic first!

Hitting the road for the holidays? Check traffic first!Get the latest road conditions and traffic delays on the WBIR traffic page
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Local

TVA cuts controversial tree policy, seeks lawsuit dismissal

TVA cuts controversial tree policy, seeks lawsuit dismissalTVA wants a federal judge to drop a lawsuit filed against the utility over a controversial tree-trimming policy.
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  • 17 hours, 20 minutes ago
News

Children of NYPD officer killed to have college paid for

Children of NYPD officer killed to have college paid forThe 2 children of one of the NYPD officers killed Saturday will have college paid by George Steinbrenner's foundation.
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Local

Blount County Sheriff's Office investigates homicide

Blount County Sheriff's Office investigates homicideKenneth Anthony Hurst, 38, was found dead inside his Maryville apartment on Friday.
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  • 22 hours, 20 minutes ago
Local

Protesters want "Lady Vols" name returned

Protesters want "Lady Vols" name returnedFans gathered in Pat Summitt Plaza to voice their disapproval for a move to cut the Lady Vols name from all sports except basketball.
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  • 20 hours, 39 minutes ago
Local

Charges dropped against Greeneville doctor, wife

Charges dropped against Greeneville doctor, wifeA Greeneville doctor and his wife no longer face federal charges after a ruling from the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
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  • 23 hours, 13 minutes ago
Women's Basketball

No. 11/12 Lady Vols knock off No. 7 Stanford, 59-40

No. 11/12 Lady Vols knock off No. 7 Stanford, 59-40Ariel Massengale scored 14 of her 18 points in the second half Saturday as No. 10 Tennessee breezed past No. 7 Stanford 59-40 for its fifth consecutive victory.
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  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

TN National Guard troops returning home in time for Christmas

TN National Guard troops returning home in time for ChristmasOn Saturday, more than 40 soldiers with the Tennessee National Guard will return home from Afghanistan in time for Christmas.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Life

Mission of Hope delivers Christmas to needy kids

Mission of Hope delivers Christmas to needy kidsThousands of children are already having a Merry Christmas this year thanks to your generosity and the Mission of Hope.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
News

EPA: Coal ash not 'hazardous waste'

EPA: Coal ash not 'hazardous waste'The EPA announced Friday coal ash will not be classified as "hazardous waste" but will, for the first time, be regulated.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Fentress - Cumberland

High school JROTC program garners national attention

High school JROTC program garners national attentionStudents from Clarkrange High School are bringing their team to the top of the nation.
  • Fentress - Cumberland
  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Downtown - UT

Grease trap plans force two Market Square businesses to close

Grease trap plans force two Market Square businesses to closeAt least two restaurants on Market Square say they are closing in part due to new requirements for collecting grease.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Local

UT Genetics Center reorganization leaves families upset, concerned

UT Genetics Center reorganization leaves families upset, concernedA number of East Tennessee families say they're left scrambling to find new care providers, after a recent announcement that change is coming to the University of Tennessee Genetics Center.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Companies

Kmart apologizes for cancelled layaway orders

Kmart apologizes for cancelled layaway ordersJust in time for Christmas, some Kmart shoppers have been sent notices that their online layaway orders have been canceled and the items they had ordered are out of stock.
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  • 4 hours, 35 minutes ago
Music

Justin Timberlake sings with Garth Brooks in Nashville

Justin Timberlake sings with Garth Brooks in NashvilleLong before the world got to know Justin Timberlake, 33-year-old pop superstar – who played another sold-out concert at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Friday night – there was "Justin Randall."
  • Music
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Nation

New Medicare Advantage rules benefit seniors

New Medicare Advantage rules benefit seniorsStarting next year, some seniors can leave the plans if they lose their doctors or other health care providers.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
News

Zebra mussels invading Tennessee lakes

Zebra mussels invading Tennessee lakesWildlife officials say an invasive species is now in another major East Tennessee lake, threatening the ecosystem.
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
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