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  1. One Y-12 protester released, others to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Michael Walli was released from prison Saturday after spending two years behind bars. Walli was at the federal penitentiary in Lewis Run, Pennsylvania.

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  2. Midshipman on leave, Wells Fargo vice president among 7 Amtrak victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Midshipman on leave, Wells Fargo vice president among 7 Amtrak victims Five of at least seven killed in Tuesday night's Amtrak crash have been identified. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1Hi2WQq Investigators say the Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia late Tuesday night was going more than 100 miles per hour, more than twice the speed limit.

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  3. This undated photo released by the New York City PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A plainclothes New York City police officer was recovering from surgery Sunday after being shot in the head after questioning a man he saw acting suspiciously. Plainclothes NYPD officer shot, suspect arrested A plainclothes New York City police officer was recovering from surgery Sunday after being shot in the head after questioning a man he saw acting suspiciously.

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  4. Fast-food strikers protest at McDonald's on LivernoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Organizers are calling it the largest-ever mobilization of U.S. workers seeking higher pay. That's yet to be determined.

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  5. New York City real estate heir Robert Durst leavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Robert Durst, 71, is a billionaire and subject of a recent HBO documentary, who has been charged with murder in the 2000 death of his friend, Susan Berman. Who is Robert Durst? Robert Durst, 71, is a billionaire and subject of a recent HBO documentary, who has been charged with murder in the 2000 death of his friend, Susan Berman.

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  6. Yelp acquires food ordering service Eat24Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Yelp acquires food ordering service Eat24 Deal worth $134 million closed on Monday. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1DeMSLb Employees of the online review site Yelp watch as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the new East Coast headquarters of the tech company in New York City.

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  7. Fire engulfs NYC warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Fire engulfs NYC warehouse Firefighters are racing to contain a fire that has engulfed a warehouse in Brooklyn, New York.

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  8. #Blizzardof2015: What people are sayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    As much of the Northeast braces for a monster snowstorm with near-hurricane-force winds, thousands of flights have been canceled and schools are closing. Here's an hour-by-hour look at social media Bread, milk, Instagram: Storm essentials of #Blizzardof2015 As much of the Northeast braces for a monster snowstorm with near-hurricane-force winds, thousands of flights have been canceled and schools are closing.

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  9. Mayor: NYPD officer 'walked a path of courage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Mourners lined up early Saturday to pay their respects to Wenjian Liu, a New York City police officer shot to death while sitting in a patrol car in Brooklyn last month. Mayor: NYPD officer 'walked a path of courage' NEW YORK -- Mourners lined up early Saturday to pay their respects to Wenjian Liu, a New York City police officer shot to death while sitting in a patrol car in Brooklyn last month.

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  10. Police officers arrive at the Aievoli Funeral HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Mourners lined up early Saturday to pay their respects to a New York City police officer shot to death while sitting in a patrol car in Brooklyn last month. Mourners line up at wake for slain NYPD officer Mourners lined up early Saturday to pay their respects to a New York City police officer shot to death while sitting in a patrol car in Brooklyn last month.

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  11. Job seekers wait to speak with employers at a job fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The stories that commanded the most attention in 2014 aren't the ones with the most staying power. Here are seven developments - from a budge in wages to a dog that didn't bark - that will resonate next year.

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  12. CNN's #AskACop backfires, prompts people to vent about policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    CNN's #AskACop backfires, prompts people to vent about police CNN prompted people on Twitter to use the hashtag #AskACop to ask with police officers. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1AL5ZcA "People posted message after message -- but many of them were eager to make a point rather than ask a question," CNN reports.

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  13. Samuel L. Jackson calls on celebs to sing 'I can't breathe'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Samuel L. Jackson posted a video to his Facebook account Saturday, calling on celebrities who took the Ice Bucket Challenge to sing "We ain't gonna stop, till people are free" song. Samuel L. Jackson calls on celebrities to sing 'I can't breathe' Samuel L. Jackson posted a video to his Facebook account Saturday, calling on celebrities who took the Ice Bucket Challenge to sing "We ain't gonna stop, till people are free" song.

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  14. 'Justice For All,' 'Millions March' draw tens of thousands of protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A chanting crowd of about 10,000 protesters marched to the U.S. Capitol on Saturday to call for an end to racial profiling by police. 'Justice For All,' 'Millions March' draw tens of thousands of protesters A chanting crowd of about 10,000 protesters marched to the U.S. Capitol on Saturday to call for an end to racial profiling by police.

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  15. A memorial to Eric Garner on Bay Street in Staten Island.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Does a grand jury's failure to indict a white policeman in the death of a black man he put in a chokehold reflect a lack of diversity in Staten Island? Chokehold case focuses attention on New York's 'forgotten borough' Does a grand jury's failure to indict a white policeman in the death of a black man he put in a chokehold reflect a lack of diversity in Staten Island? Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1A3ekrC STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Does a grand jury's failure to indict a white policeman in the death of a black man he put in a chokehold reflect a lack of diversity in this, New York City's most suburban, most conservative and least populous borough? Staten Island is a 25-minute ferry ride from Manhattan and a $15 bridge toll from Brooklyn -- closer to New Jersey than the rest of the city.

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  16. Officer's intent critical for grand jury in choke-hold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The Staten Island grand jury that declined to indict a New York City police officer whose chokehold takedown of an unarmed black man led to the man's death had to consider whether the officer intended harm, Officer's intent critical for grand jury in choke-hold case The Staten Island grand jury that declined to indict a New York City police officer whose chokehold takedown of an unarmed black man led to the man's death had to consider whether the officer intended harm, Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://usat.ly/1CK1ioN Sparking protests in several cities, a NYC grand jury declined to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner, who was held in an apparent chokehold.

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  17. A 400- pound asthmatic Eric Garner died while beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Staten Island, N.Y., grand jury is reviewing details in the case of Eric Garner, who died after a police chokehold. No charges for NYC cop in chokehold death A Staten Island, N.Y., grand jury is reviewing details in the case of Eric Garner, who died after a police chokehold.

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  18. Obama nominates Loretta Lynch as next Attorney GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    President Obama chose Loretta Lynch, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn, New York, as his nominee to replace outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder. Obama nominates Loretta Lynch as next Attorney General President Obama chose Loretta Lynch, the U.S. attorney in Brooklyn, New York, as his nominee to replace outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder.

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