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Haslam amends budget to save mental health services

Haslam amends budget to save mental health servicesProposed mental health cuts potentially affecting thousands in Tennessee are being restored.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
Vols

Barnes comes with impressive academic record

Barnes comes with impressive academic recordAs the University of Tennessee welcomes its new men's basketball head coach, Rick Barnes, the spotlighting is shining on Barnes' success both on and off the court.
  • Vols
  • 7 hours, 45 minutes ago
Vols

Barnes comes with impressive academic record

Barnes comes with impressive academic recordAs the University of Tennessee welcomes its new men's basketball head coach, Rick Barnes, the spotlight is shining on Barnes' success both on and off the court.
  • Vols
  • 7 hours, 45 minutes ago
Money

Audit: Prisoners, dead among those receiving unemployment

Audit: Prisoners, dead among those receiving unemploymentDead people, prisoners and state employees are on the rolls of those receiving unemployment benefits in Tennessee, in spite of repeated warnings that the state is improperly paying out tens of millions in jobless claims.
  • Money
  • 10 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

Vol fans impressed with Rick Barnes hire

Vol fans impressed with Rick Barnes hireMany Tennessee fans are happy with the Rick Barnes hire as basketball coach
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 30 minutes ago
Local

Rick Barnes has UT & Knoxville ties

Rick Barnes has UT & Knoxville tiesTennessee's new basketball coach has deep ties to Knoxville--- he's from Hickory, and courted a UT student who became his wife
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 31 minutes ago
Politics

Amended bill would delay Tennessee school voucher plan

Amended bill would delay Tennessee school voucher planA proposal that seeks to create a school voucher program in Tennessee has been amended to delay the plan for a year.
  • Politics
  • 11 hours, 35 minutes ago
Local

Fate of dog that attacked 78-year-old woman still unknown

Fate of dog that attacked 78-year-old woman still unknownA dog owner, whose bulldog attacked a 78-year-old woman on a Farragut greenway, has come forward after his wife saw the story on WBIR.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 43 minutes ago
Local

Dog that bit woman identifed & quarantined

Dog that bit woman identifed & quarantinedThe dog that attacked a 78-year-old woman is in a 10 day quarantine at an animal shelter. The owner came forward after watching a report on WBIR last night.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 48 minutes ago
Politics

Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound bill

Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound billA bill that originally sought to require ultrasound images be shown or described to women seeking abortions in Tennessee has been withdrawn for the year.
  • Politics
  • 11 hours, 58 minutes ago
Vols

Big Orange Tipoff Club likes Rick Barnes hire

Big Orange Tipoff Club likes Rick Barnes hireR. Larry Smith, a member of the Big Orange Tipoff Club board of directors, talks about the Rick Barnes hire
  • Vols
  • 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
Local

Deadline for 2014 IRA Contributions

Deadline for 2014 IRA ContributionsMarch 31, 2015 10 News at 5 The April 15th isn’t just the day to file your taxes it’s also the deadline to make 2014 IRA contributions. Laura Lyons has tips on what to think about.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 14 minutes ago
Sports

Full video: Rick Barnes introduced as Vols new basketball coach

Full video: Rick Barnes introduced as Vols new basketball coachFull video of Rick Barnes introduction as Vols new basketball coach. Warning- there were microphone problems at the press conference, so there are some audio issues with the recording.
  • Sports
  • 12 hours, 14 minutes ago
Local

Alzheimer’s Tennessee preps for walk

Alzheimer’s Tennessee preps for walkMarch 31, 2015 10 News at 5 Alzheimer’s Tennessee’s Director of Communications discusses her recent trip to Nashville to meet with lawmakers. Alzheimer’s Tennessee Knoxville Walk April 18 at UT Gardens Register at alztennessee.org
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 15 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

Connie’s Thai chicken wrap

Connie’s Thai chicken wrapMarch 31, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Connie Emmons prepares a Thai Chicken Wrap. Connie's Kitchen is located 10231 Chapman Hwy in Seymour, 865-577-1992 or connieskitchentn.com
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 12 hours, 27 minutes ago
Sports

Dave Hart talks about the Rick Barnes hire

Dave Hart talks about the Rick Barnes hireUT AD Dave Hart talks to Nick Carboni about how the Rick Barnes hire came about
  • Sports
  • 12 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

Rick Barnes introduced as Vols' head coach

Rick Barnes introduced as Vols' head coach3/31/15. 10News at 5. Former Texas coach Rick Barnes introduced as Tennessee's new basketball coach.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 36 minutes ago
Life

Quilters and personal historian collaborate

Quilters and personal historian collaborateQuilts are one way to preserve family history as they are passed from generation to generation
  • Life
  • 12 hours, 42 minutes ago
Live at 5 at 4

Former Vol talks Barnes and Hoops

Former Vol talks Barnes and HoopsMarch 31, 2015 Live at Five at 4 Former Vol player Steve Hamer discusses UT’s hiring of Rick Barnes and what he hopes he’ll do for the Vol’s as head basketball coach.
  • Live at 5 at 4
  • 12 hours, 45 minutes ago
West - Knoxville - Farragut

Hardin Valley students honored for anti-bullying campaign

Hardin Valley students honored for anti-bullying campaignThe students produced an anti-bullying campaign that received national recognition.
  • West - Knoxville - Farragut
  • 12 hours, 48 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coach

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coachRick Barnes has begun his era as men's basketball coach at Tennessee.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 15 hours, 7 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

Welcome to Rocky Top, Coach Rick Barnes!

Welcome to Rocky Top, Coach Rick Barnes!Close up of the Barnes and Harts with the Pat Summitt statue.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 15 hours, 11 minutes ago
Oak Ridge - Anderson

Former nurse pleads not guilty to filing false report

Former nurse pleads not guilty to filing false reportA former nurse pleaded not guilty to filing a false report on the death of an inmate in the Anderson County jail.
  • Oak Ridge - Anderson
  • 17 hours, 37 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

UT will pay Rick Barnes $2.25 million annually for six seasons

UT will pay Rick Barnes $2.25 million annually for six seasonsRick Barnes signed an agreement with the University of Tennessee to earn $2.25 million annually for six seasons as the head coach of the men's basketball program.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 18 hours, 9 minutes ago
Men's Basketball

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coach

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coachRick Barnes has begun his era as men's basketball coach at Tennessee.
  • Men's Basketball
  • 19 hours, 41 minutes ago
Vols

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coach

UT hires Rick Barnes as next basketball coachRick Barnes has begun his era as men's basketball coach for Tennessee.
  • Vols
  • 20 hours, 3 minutes ago
North Knoxville

Two people shot during robbery that involved drugs

Two people shot during robbery that involved drugsTwo people were shot, including an innocent bystander, during robbery that involved drugs at a north Knoxville apartment complex late Monday night, according to a Knoxville Police Department release.
  • North Knoxville
  • 21 hours, 5 minutes ago