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33 min ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville
The Grammy-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops catch up with WBIR ahead of playing the BIjou on Thursday and Friday nights.
Is racial profiling justified?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
3 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com
At approximately 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Chattanooga Police responded to a domestic violence call at 315 Tremont St. It was reported that a man had physically assaulted a woman at that location.
3 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
Several agencies announced Thursday they have dismantled a large-scale cocaine trafficking organization and placed 21 people under arrest following a two-year investigation.
6 hrs ago | New Scientist
It's the breeding season, and a snowy egret is struggling to build her nest. Her neighbours have seized all the available twigs for their own nests, leaving her nothing to work with.
11 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville
Police in Rockwood are looking for two suspects accused of stealing 45 Nintendo 3D XL's from their Walmart.
14 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel
Webb School's volleyball team had a magical ride to the 2012 Division II-A state championship match during Chris Hames' first season as coach.
For those outside the deaf community, it might appear that interpreter was doing his job, but for actual interpreters, it became immediately clear that something wasn't right.
The fire was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Southwood Apartments on Sevier Avenue.
The spirit of an old house lives on at the same location on Beaver Ridge Road thanks to a Knoxville man who thinks it feels like home.
Sysco Corporation and US Foods have agreed to merge in a more than $8 billion transaction.
The Knox County Sheriff's Office says Lloyd Carroll, 48, was driving a 2011 Stratus that crossed the center line and hit a Tri-County Sanitation truck head on The Knox County Sheriff's Office says Lloyd Carroll, 48, was driving a 2011 Stratus that crossed the center line and hit a Tri-County Sanitation truck head on.
A second suspect has surrendered to police in connection with the theft of more than $15,000 worth of firearms during the Thanksgiving Day burglary of a West Knoxville gun shop, authorities said.
Arrested and charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, aggravated burglary and felony vandalism were Jeremy A. Miscichoski, 31, Dandridge; Nicole L. Veals, 27, Knoxville; William C. Heine, 36, Sevierville; and Michael A Stubblefield Jr., 24, Sevierville, according to a Sevier County Sheriff's Office news release.
A Maryville couple were found dead in their home at 727 Sam Houston School Road as the result of an apparent murder-suicide on Saturday.
Public meetings in Knoxville Tuesday focused on safety issues at Y-12 and plans for a new Uranium Processing Facility.
Four-and-a-half-year-old Ransom is a German Shepherd who is doing more than spreading cheer to patients at Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center.
Dr. Tom Kim, founder of the Free Medical Clinic of America, treated more than 40 veterans from the Knoxville area to lunch at Shoney's.