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Gov. Haslam makes surprise trip to Afghanistan

Gov. Haslam makes surprise trip to AfghanistanHaslam joined four other governors as part of a delegation to receive counter terrorism briefings and greet troops
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  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Politics

Grand jury recommends charges for Lt. Gov., House speaker

Grand jury recommends charges for Lt. Gov., House speakerThe grand jury recommended charges against the two, but stopped short of indicting the legislative leaders
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Health

Thousands still remain in TennCare limbo

Thousands still remain in TennCare limboIssues with the TennCare application process means thousands of people who have applied for health care still don't have it.
  • Health
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

League of Women Voters pushes to get people registered

League of Women Voters pushes to get people registeredWe are just six weeks away from State and National election day on November 4th.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Local

November ballot includes controversial abortion measure

November ballot includes controversial abortion measureIn November, Tennessee voters will cast ballots on a question tied to adding new language to the state constitution about abortion.
  • Local
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Knox commissioners consider a change in meeting times

Knox commissioners consider a change in meeting timesThe change is designed to make it easier for the public to attend the meetings
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

Push for wine in grocery stores not done yet

Push for wine in grocery stores not done yetWine in grocery stores is on the ballot in 80 communities. Now advocates want to make sure people get out and vote
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

What's next in Common Core battle?

What's next in Common Core battle?Tennessee's tug-of-war over Common Core surfaced Thursday at a gathering of state lawmakers and education stakeholders hosted by Gov. Bill Haslam
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Education

Summit previews next round of Common Core fight

Summit previews next round of Common Core fightTennessee's tug-of-war over Common Core surfaced Thursday at a gathering of state lawmakers and education stakeholders hosted by Gov. Bill Haslam, previewing a likely contentious struggle ahead when the 109th General Assembly convenes in four months.
  • Education
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

Knoxville senator testifies before U.S. Senate health committee

Knoxville senator testifies before U.S. Senate health committeeRepublican Sen. Becky Massey testified before the U.S. Senate's Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Politics

New Tenn. Supreme Court Chief Justice sworn in

New Tenn. Supreme Court Chief Justice sworn inThe Madisonville native is the third woman to hold that position.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Politics

Is it a debate? Alexander, Ball to appear together at farm bureau forum

Is it a debate? Alexander, Ball to appear together at farm bureau forumBoth candidates will appear at a candidate forum at Tennessee Tech
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
McMinn - Monroe

Lawsuit dismissed against new Monroe Co. sheriff

Lawsuit dismissed against new Monroe Co. sheriffOne of two lawsuits against Monroe County's new sheriff Randy White has been dismissed.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

Tennessee voters to decide ban on income tax

Tennessee voters to decide ban on income taxTennesseans are just weeks away from voting on a constitutional amendment to bar lawmakers from ever imposing a state income tax
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Herbert Slatery III is new state attorney general

Herbert Slatery III is new state attorney generalSlatery, a Knoxville native, currently serves as counsel to Governor Bill Haslam
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Can Gordon Ball beat Lamar Alexander?

Can Gordon Ball beat Lamar Alexander?Ball is Tennessee's Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate in the Nov. 4 general election. He's a big underdog as he takes on Sen. Lamar Alexander, the second-term Republican incumbent and former governor.
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  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Mayor Burchett: Superintendent needs to go

Mayor Burchett: Superintendent needs to goBurchett blasts superintendent's leadership skills; McIntyre calls comments 'ridiculous'
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Politics

Haslam to swear in Lee as Tenn. chief justice

Haslam to swear in Lee as Tenn. chief justiceGov. Bill Haslam plans to preside over an investiture ceremony for Sharon Lee as chief justice of the Tennessee Supreme Court in Knoxville next week.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
News

New Knox Co. Chancellor ready to answer his critics

New Knox Co. Chancellor ready to answer his criticsNewly elected Knox County Chancellor Clarence "Eddie" Pridemore reversed himself - before his first day on the bench.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Judge rules against TennCare

Judge rules against TennCareTennCare must hold hearings for Tennesseans who have waited months to learn whether they qualify for Medicaid coverage because of delays in processing applications
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  • 4 weeks ago
Politics

Knox County leaders take oath of office, look ahead

Knox County leaders take oath of office, look aheadOfficials say they're ready to get to work; Commission, BOE to select new leaders
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  • 4 weeks ago
Politics

80 Tenn. cities, counties to vote on wine in grocery stores

80 Tenn. cities, counties to vote on wine in grocery storesThe Red White and Food campaign worked to get enough signatures on petitions to get the measure on the ballots for the November 4 election.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Politics

Knox County officials to be sworn in Tuesday morning

Knox County officials to be sworn in Tuesday morningOn Tuesday, Knox County will swear in dozens of newly elected and re-elected public officials.
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Gordon Ball challenges Lamar Alexander to debates

Gordon Ball challenges Lamar Alexander to debatesDemocratic U.S. Senate nominee Gordon Ball is calling on Republican incumbent Lamar Alexander to debate him in major Tennessee cities before the Nov. 4 election
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
McMinn - Monroe

Judge denies request to keep new Monroe sheriff from taking office

Judge denies request to keep new Monroe sheriff from taking officeCurrent sheriff Bill Bivens and the county's Democratic party have filed separate lawsuits against White, claiming he is not qualified to serve as sheriff.
  • McMinn - Monroe
  • 1 month ago
Politics

8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney general

8 apply to become next Tenn. attorney generalTennessee is the only state where the high court appoints the attorney general.
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Health

U.S. Attorney: Tenncare has 'ultimate responsibility' for Medicaid applications

U.S. Attorney: Tenncare has 'ultimate responsibility' for Medicaid applicationshe U.S. Attorney's office is rejecting assertions by TennCare that the federal government is to blame for a bungled Medicaid application process in Tennessee
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  • 1 month ago
Health

Haslam may submit Medicaid expansion plan in fall

Haslam may submit Medicaid expansion plan in fallIn a move that could mean health coverage for thousands of Tennesseans, Gov. Bill Haslam said Thursday that the state may soon submit a proposal to Washington to expand Tennessee's Medicaid program but did not release any new details on how it might work.
  • Health
  • 1 month ago
Investigations

Criminal Court Clerk Office errors impacting some voters

Criminal Court Clerk Office errors impacting some votersA Channel 10 investigation discovered that clerk's mistakes may have caused some residents to lose their right to vote
  • Investigations
  • 1 month ago
Local

DA retires after 22 years of "things you wouldn't believe"

DA retires after 22 years of "things you wouldn't believe"It's a courtroom career that rivals the movies: a serial killer, assassination attempts, and more convictions than you can count.
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  • 1 month ago