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  1. News 2 hour ago 6:58 a.m.What you need to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Today: Mostly cloudy today with highs in the low to mid 40s. Rain chances begin on the plateau by late afternoon, then spread east as the evening progresses.

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  2. UT sex assault lawsuit update Read Story Nate Rau, The TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Six former University of Tennessee students asked a federal judge on Friday to approve a temporary restraining order that would bar the university from utilizing its administrative hearing process in considering sexual assault cases. The filing comes less than a week before one of the plaintiffs is scheduled to appear at a three-day campus sexual assault hearing.

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  3. Vols 3 hour ago 11:43 a.m.Lady Vols not allowed to discuss 'sex assault' cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee coach Holly Warlick communicates with her team during the second half against Vanderbilt on Feb. 11, 2016. Bashaara Graves was all smiles and surrounded by loved ones after the Tennessee senior forward from Clarksville grabbed four rebounds in a 69-51 victory against Vanderbilt on Thursday night at Memorial Gymnasium, moving into eighth place on the school's all-time list in her final appearance in a Lady Vols uniform in Nashville.

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  4. News 3 hour ago 3:58 p.m.Hoverboard blamed for destroying $1 million homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Local and state fire officials say hoverboards are to blame for two fires over the past month in Nashville - one that destroyed a $1 million home last month. At 11:40 p.m. on Jan. 9, two teenagers - a 14-year-old boy and a 16-year-old girl - hid upstairs in a home on Radcliff Drive after hearing noises downstairs, Nashville Fire Department spokesman Brian Haas said.

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  5. Education 52 mins ago 6:49 p.m.House delays voucher voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Knoxville sponsor of a state House bill to create a school voucher system in Tennessee is delaying a floor vote, citing a flurry of proposed amendments. The Associated Press reports that Rep. Bill Dunn, R-Knoxville, the sponsor of the voucher bill, told his colleagues that he planned to put off a vote on the matter until later this week. 2 comments

  6. News 1 hour ago 8:40 a.m.Donald Trump's plane makes emergency landing in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The plane was bound for a campaign event in Little Rock, AR, when it experienced engine trouble. Trump's plane landed at the Nashville International Airport around 4:40 p.m. The event was scheduled to begin at 5 p.m., but Trump took the stage about an hour and a half later.

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  7. Haslam calls for teacher pay raises Read Story Joel Ebert, The TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Governor Bill Haslam speaks during the grand opening celebration of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on April 15, 2014 in Nashville, Tenn. Gov. Bill Haslam announced the largest investment in K-12 education without a tax increase in Tennessee's history during his sixth State of the State speech on Monday.

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  8. 5 things to watch in TN legislature Read Story Joel EbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    There will be no shortage of news this week as lawmakers return to Nashville for the fourth week of the session. The jammed-packed week will feature everything from the governor's annual State of the State address and budget to several items related to education.

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  9. Hilton budget chain eyes 4 TN hotels Read Story The TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Nashville is among the U.S. cities that Hilton Worldwide is targeting for the debut of a new hotel brand targeting budget-conscious travelers. The McLean, Va.-based hospitality company has signed deals for four Nashville area Tru by Hilton locations, said Bill Fortier, its senior vice president of development for the Americas.

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  10. News 4 mins ago 5:55 p.m.Durham resigns as Whip after Tennessean investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    House Majority Whip Jeremy Durham announced Sunday afternoon he will resign from his leadership position in the Tennessee House, in the wake of a Tennessean investigation into inappropriate text messages he sent to three women. Durham made the decision hours after The Tennessean published an investigation that found three women who said they received messages from the Franklin Republican they considered inappropriate.

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  11. Charismatic' John Jay Hooker has died Read Story Frank Daniels III, The TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    John Jay Hooker, who was perhaps Nashville's most recognizable and charismatic political figure, and one of its most controversial, died Sunday morning Mr. Hooker, who had been battling cancer since January 2015, died peacefully with family and friends at Alive Hospice in Nashville. Mr. Hooker became close friends with Robert F. "Bobby" Kennedy, and both Nashvillians went to Washington, D.C., to work in President John F. Kennedy's administration in 1961.

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  12. House panel kills marriage bill Read Story The TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A bill that would have directed state officials to disobey the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriages died in the House Civil Justice subcommittee on Wednesday. A bill that would have directed state officials to disobey the U.S. Supreme Court ruling legalizing same-sex marriages died in the House Civil Justice subcommittee on Wednesday.

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  13. News 2 hour ago 12:36 p.m.Knoxville ranked in top 50 worst cities for bed bugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Knoxville is one of the worst cities in the country for bed bugs, according to a list published by Orkin Pest Control. Knoxville comes in at 24 on the list of 50 cities, up from last year's ranking of 34. Orkin says it ranks cities by the number of bed bug treatments it used in the cities over the last year and by how many Orkin inspections verified the presence of bed bugs.

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  14. News 3 hour ago 2:51 p.m.TN House honors servicemen killed in Chattanooga shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Tennessee House approved five resolutions on Monday honoring the U.S. servicemen killed in a Chattanooga shooting last summer. The resolutions for Marine Staff Sgt.

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  15. Football 1 hour ago 2:50 p.m.Vols introduce Bob Shoop as defensive coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee football coach Butch Jones introduced Bob Shoop as the team's defensive coordinator at a news conference on Tuesday afternoon. "I wouldn't want to be a defensive coordinator in today's world.

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  16. Education 2 hour ago 9:53 p.m.Bill would allow private schools to permit guns on campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Private K-12 schools and higher education institutions in Tennessee would have the ability to create policy that would permit qualified people to carry handguns in all buildings and on all campuses owned and operated by the private school, according to a newly filed bill by Sen. Mike Bell, R-Riceville. The legislation, which was filed on Monday, would require the chief administrative officers of private K-12 schools and higher education institutions to set a policy on carrying handguns on the property and buildings of each school and institution.

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  17. News 2 hour ago 5:22 p.m.Recovery Room's hangover solution takes off in NashvilleRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    For the music artist it can interfere with a next-day performance. For the herds of bachelor party participants visiting Nashville, it can disrupt a long-awaited weekend with friends.

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  18. News 1 hour ago 7:11 p.m.Future of TN transportation hot topic in 2016 legislatureRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    In just a little over a week, lawmakers across the state will join together for the first legislative session of 2016. As they make the drive to Nashville, one big concern, is the roads they take to get there.

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  19. Nation-Now 32 mins ago 10:57 p.m.Judge dismisses TN students' voting rights caseRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A federal judge has upheld Tennessee's voter ID law prohibiting the use of student identification cards at the polls. A federal judge in Nashville has upheld Tennessee's voter ID law prohibiting the use of student identification cards at the polls, The Tennessean reports.

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  20. News 3 hour ago 5:38 p.m.Tree falls on Vandy campus, injuring at least 10Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A large tree fell on Vanderbilt University's campus Monday and injured at least 10 people, a university spokesman said, The Tennssean reports. The accident took place about 11:15 a.m. local time near the Old Gym building, university spokeswoman Elizabeth Latt wrote in a statement released at 2:40 p.m. According to the statement, some members of a 10 a.m. admissions tour group were injured when the tree fell as the group was leaving an information session and waiting outside to begin tours of the campus.

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