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Crime

THP: Driver intentionally sped through work zone

THP: Driver intentionally sped through work zoneA THP trooper said the driver accelerated hard and fast through the work zone, causing workers to run and jump out of the way
  • Crime
  • 4 hours, 58 minutes ago
Downtown - UT

UT awarded $1.2M for traffic safety project

UT awarded $1.2M for traffic safety projectA new project being done at the University of Tennessee aims to improve the safety of drivers and passengers who are in vehicles after dark.
  • Downtown - UT
  • 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
East Knoxville

Knox County plans first mosquito spraying of 2014

Knox County plans first mosquito spraying of 2014Health officials say they've typically already sprayed for mosquitoes at least once by this point of the year
  • East Knoxville
  • 4 hours, 33 minutes ago
Music

Opry star Jim Ed Brown has lung cancer

Opry star Jim Ed Brown has lung cancerDoctors have asked the 'Pop a Top' sing to take time off the road for treatment.
  • Music
  • 8 hours, 37 minutes ago
Maryville - Blount

Foothills Elem. named a prestigious Blue Ribbon School

Foothills Elem. named a prestigious Blue Ribbon SchoolThe program honors schools where students perform at very high levels or where students are making significant gains.
  • Maryville - Blount
  • 3 hours, 45 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

Checker Neyland: What to wear

Checker Neyland: What to wearIt's important to make sure you're wearing the right color to help "Checker Neyland".
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 3 hours, 55 minutes ago
Economy

$3 gets you an entree at local restaurants

$3 gets you an entree at local restaurantsEnjoy a meal for $3 and a great selection of local restaurants.
  • Economy
  • 17 hours, 5 minutes ago
Life

Dolly Parton celebrates Books from Birth in Nashville

Dolly Parton celebrates Books from Birth in NashvilleHe had a tough act to follow, but a 6-year-old boy stole the show from Dolly Parton and two governors during a literacy awareness event Tuesday at the Tennessee State Capitol.
  • Life
  • 3 hours, 6 minutes ago
Olympics

Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest, charge

Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest, chargePhelps was also charged with excessive speed and crossing double lane lines
  • Olympics
  • 4 hours, 13 minutes ago
News

Hiring our Heroes job fair will be Wednesday in Knoxville

Hiring our Heroes job fair will be Wednesday in KnoxvilleA special job fair Wednesday in Knoxville is designed to help veterans find a job after their military careers are over.
  • News
  • 5 hours, 18 minutes ago
Money

Gov. Haslam tells Tenn. agencies to plan for cuts

Gov. Haslam tells Tenn. agencies to plan for cutsRepublican Gov. Bill Haslam is calling on all state agencies to plan for up to 7 percent spending cuts in the upcoming budget year.
  • Money
  • 9 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

Airport back open after mechanical problem shut down runway

Airport back open after mechanical problem shut down runwayFlights had to be postponed after a plane had a mechanical problem on the only runway in operation.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Warm and sunny through Thursday, then changes by Friday!

Warm and sunny through Thursday, then changes by Friday!Warm and sunny through Thursday, then changes by Friday as a strong cold front brings showers & storms, then cooler air!
  • Local Forecast
  • 5 hours, 40 minutes ago
Local

1 killed in morning crash on I-40

1 killed in morning crash on I-40According to the Knox County Sheriff's Office, a 2002 Mitsubishi Mirage crashed into the back of a flatbed tractor trailer.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 49 minutes ago
Local

Knox Co. needs a name for its new high school

Knox Co. needs a name for its new high schoolThe Career Magnet Academy at Pellissippi State opened in August, offering about 100 local students a brand new education opportunity.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 3 minutes ago
Life

New hotel being planned at Biltmore Estate

New hotel being planned at Biltmore EstateBiltmore has started planning for a second hotel at Biltmore Estate with construction slated to begin by mid-October.
  • Life
  • 8 hours, 50 minutes ago
Washington

Secret Service in Congress' cross hairs

Secret Service in Congress' cross hairsAgency director is grilled about reports of numerous security breaches.
  • Washington
  • 8 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Tennessee's U.S. Senate campaigns off to slow start

Tennessee's U.S. Senate campaigns off to slow startWith early voting just a couple of weeks away, Tennessee's campaigns for U.S. Senate are off to a relatively slow start.
  • Local
  • 1 day ago
Local

Students consider TN Promise before November 1 deadline

Students consider TN Promise before November 1 deadlineAn important deadline for high school seniors interested in two years of free college is approaching.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Nation

Body of missing Ark. real estate agent found in shallow grave

Body of missing Ark. real estate agent found in shallow graveSuspect admits kidnapping the victim because she was 'a rich broker.'
  • Nation
  • 10 hours, 1 minute ago
Money

Two Tennesseans make Richest Americans list for 1st time

Two Tennesseans make Richest Americans list for 1st timeTo make this year's list, participants needed a net worth of at least $1.55 billion
  • Money
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Nation

Stepmom: Drugs made man drown dog with bowling ball

Stepmom: Drugs made man drown dog with bowling ballMan accused of attaching bowling ball to dog's collar and throwing the animal in a river.
  • Nation
  • 9 hours, 49 minutes ago
Local

Players and fans excited to checker Neyland

Players and fans excited to checker NeylandFans hope a new look inside Neyland Stadium will give the Vols the boost they need to take down the Gators
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 49 minutes ago
Tech

Ebay to spin off PayPal into separate company

Ebay to spin off PayPal into separate companyElectronic-payments firm will be spun off from Ebay in second half of 2015.
  • Tech
  • 4 hours, 57 minutes ago
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