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Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is calling President Donald Trump "deranged" and says in a statement carried by the state news agency that he will "pay dearly" for his threats. More>>

Facebook to release Russia ads, beef up election 'integrity'

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Facebook says it will release the Russia-backed, potentially illegal election ads that ran on its platform to congressional investigators. More>>

US beefs up NKorea sanctions, Kim Jong Un insults Trump,

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President Donald Trump says the U.S. will impose additional sanctions on North Korea over the communist country's nuclear weapons buildup. More>>

Woman's shooting in 1974 sheds light on domestic violence epidemic in TN Video included

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Tennessee finds itself near the top of an unfortunate list. According to the Violence Policy Center's report, only three other states have a higher rate of women killed by men, and 93 percent of those murdered knew their killer. Janice Quick almost became a statistic.

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Lawsuit claims MNPS teacher forced 4-year-old child into a locker

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A Metro Nashville Public Schools teacher is on administrative leave after allegedly holding a 4-year-old student in a locker, according to a lawsuit filed Thursday. 

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Hamilton Co. school board votes to begin discussion on partnership with state Video included

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The Hamilton County school board voted to move forward with conversations with the state about what a Partnership Zone will look like Thursday night. 

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Community still standing against landfill in Harrison Video included

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Some Harrison residents hope county leaders will scrap plans to build a landfill near their neighborhood. Residents fought the creation of the first landfill, which is now full.

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Tensions high in Holly Bobo's hometown as locals await verdict Video included

Zach Adams (L) is on trial for the murder of Holly Bobo. (WSMV) Zach Adams (L) is on trial for the murder of Holly Bobo. (WSMV)
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Behind the lunchtime hustle and bustle of a small diner in Holly Bobo's hometown are quiet conversions, whispers even, about the emotionally-charged trial happening a county over.

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UPS hiring 1,400+ seasonal workers in Nashville area

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The company says holiday positions start at $14/hour and are a great way to become a permanent employee at UPS.

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President Trump faces political test in Alabama runoff

Pres. Donald Trump. AP photo Pres. Donald Trump. AP photo

President Donald Trump's political muscles are about to get a workout - in a Republican runoff election in Alabama.

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Local group with ties to Puerto Rico helping Hurricane Maria victims Video included

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The last time Jocelyn Loza spoke to her mother in Puerto Rico was a few days before Hurricane Maria devastated the island.

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Defense pokes holes in testimony during day 3 of Lookout Valley triple murder trial Video included

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Prosecutors used surveillance pictures and their time stamps to try and lay out a timeline of where Morse was on April 9, 2014 before and after the triple homicide. 

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Kroger seeks to eliminate hunger by 2025

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Kroger announced a plan to eliminate hunger across the country. The grocery store chain announced its Zero Hunger | Zero Waste plan Tuesday. 

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Jury deliberations end for day in Holly Bobo murder case Video included

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The jury has finished deliberations for the night in the trial of Zach Adams, accused of kidnapping, raping and murdering Holly Bobo in April 2011.

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Flu season approaching; doctors encourage to get vaccinated Video included

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You may want to get your flu vaccine sooner rather than later this year. Doctors are urging people to get vaccinated now before flu season officially begins. 

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UPDATE: Fire department vehicle hits woman in Cleveland Video included

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol said a firefighter was making a left turn onto Inman Street when he hit a woman.

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UPDATE: Firefighters rescue woman from apartment fire Video included

Chattanooga firefighters mop up after Thursday morning's apartment fire. WRCBtv.com photo Chattanooga firefighters mop up after Thursday morning's apartment fire. WRCBtv.com photo
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Firefighters did a search of the apartment and evacuated over a dozen residents.

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6th person accused of defrauding Dolly Parton wildfire fund

A sixth person has been accused in a scheme to defraud a fund established by famed country music artist Dolly Parton for victims affected by deadly Tennessee wildfires last year.

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Fox Sports host Clay Travis who believes in "the First Amendment and boobs" may challenge Corker in senate race

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A Nashville-based Fox Sports Radio host, who drew criticism for saying on CNN that he only believes in the First Amendment and female breasts, says he may jump into Tennessee's 2018 U.S. Senate race as an independent candidate.

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Trump nominates 4 for TVA board

The White House says President Donald Trump is nominating people from four states to serve on the Tennessee Valley Authority board of directors.

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UPDATE: Amber Alert canceled after missing NC infant found safe, parents arrested

Rex Douglas Cochran (left) and Heather Marie Cochran Rex Douglas Cochran (left) and Heather Marie Cochran
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An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 3-month-old in North Carolina who authorities believe was abducted by her parents. 

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US-27 drivers face lane closures tonight

U.S. 27 in downtown Chattanooga. WRCBtv.com photo U.S. 27 in downtown Chattanooga. WRCBtv.com photo
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Between 7:00pm and 6:00am, TDOT crews will temporarily close the right lane US-27 North from Interstate 24 to MLK Blvd. 

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Survey shows arts bring in as many tax dollars as University of Tennessee home football

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The survey compiled information from nonprofits and their audiences.

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Woman to be charged in deadly crash after release from hospital

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The crash report says the crash happened when 42-year-old Amanda Hopper stopped in the middle of the interstate with no headlights or taillights on.

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3 Minute Drill: Episode #4 with Channel 3's Paul Shahen & Brooks Carter Video included

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The 3 Minute Drill with Sports Director Paul Shahen and Sports Contributor Brooks Carter returns for episode #4. This week the guys talk Georgia-Mississippi State, Alabama-Vandy, among other top national games. Then finish it off with Brooks' "Four Downs", four fun "this or that" questions involving the upcoming weekend's games. 

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Chicken-contaminated counters fails one restaurant

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Mostly a solid week for local restaurants, but a few places need to focus on food safety.

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Mercedes to invest $1 billion at Tuscaloosa, add 600 jobs

Germany's Daimler AG says its Mercedes-Benz luxury car division will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant.

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Report: Faulty repairs caused fatal Army helicopter crash

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An Army report says an improperly installed part caused a helicopter to crash in rural Tennessee, killing the two 101st Airborne Division pilots aboard. 

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Free RAM healthcare clinic coming to East Ridge

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Remote Area medical will again bring their free medical clinics to the Tennessee Valley.

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4 former Pilot Flying J employees in court Thursday

Graphic of organizational chart for Pilot Flying J showing which top employees have been indicted or pleaded guilty in a rebate scheme as of July 24, 2017.  Photo by WBIR. Graphic of organizational chart for Pilot Flying J showing which top employees have been indicted or pleaded guilty in a rebate scheme as of July 24, 2017. Photo by WBIR.
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The four are John "Stick" Freeman, former vice president of sales; John Spiewak, former regional sales manager in Ohio; Vicki Borden, former director of wholesale and inside sales; and Katy Bibee, a former account representative.

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WATCH LIVE: Closing arguments, jury deliberations expected in Bobo case

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Closing arguments are scheduled in the trial of a man charged with killing a Tennessee nursing student who disappeared into the woods behind her rural home more than six years ago.

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Zaxby's hosting fundraiser to aid hurricane victims

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Zaxby's restaurants in the Tennessee Valley will be holding a fundraiser to help hurricane victims in need.

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Tennessee ranks 4th in U.S. for women killed by men

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This is the eighth year in a row that Tennessee has ranked in the top 10 states for women murdered by men.

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What the Tech? Get the most money for your smartphone Video included

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Are you thinking of upgrading to a new iPhone or Android device? It's a good time to pull the trigger, but it's a tough time of year to get the biggest bang for your buck when you try to sell your old phone. Here's how to get the best deal if you're trying to get the most money for your old smartphone.

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Trapped girl’s wiggling fingers captivate Mexico after earthquake

Rescuers try to free a child trapped at the collapsed Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City on Wednesday. Marco Ugarte / AP Rescuers try to free a child trapped at the collapsed Enrique Rebsamen school in Mexico City on Wednesday. Marco Ugarte / AP
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Two women and a man had been pulled alive from a collapsed office building in the city's center.

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UPDATE: SNAP program work requirement to return for most of Tennessee Video included

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Officials say the work requirement changes will affect more than 58,000 Tennesseans receiving SNAP benefits or food stamps. 

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The Latest: Trump issues disaster declaration in Puerto Rico

(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Electricity poles and lines lay toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti). Electricity poles and lines lay toppled on the road after Hurricane Maria hit the eastern region of the island, in Humacao, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017.
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The Latest on Hurricane Maria (all times local): President Donald Trump has approved a disaster declaration for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria slammed into the U.S. territory. 

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John Deere lawn tractors recalled

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Nearly 25,000 John Deere lawn tractors are being recalled for transmission failure, which could cause a crash.

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Chick-fil-A's largest location in the world will have a beautiful roof deck

The largest Chick-fil-A is being built in Manhattan The largest Chick-fil-A is being built in Manhattan
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The restaurant site is located less than half a mile from Ground Zero and the 9/11 Memorial.

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TN has $800 million in unclaimed property: Is any of it yours?

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In Tennessee, there is currently $819.7 million in unclaimed property still waiting to be returned to its rightful owners.

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DISTRACTED DRIVING

How safe are the roads around your child's school?

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An interactive map scores each state, county and individual school based on data that shows how frequently drivers use their phone in school zones.  

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Warm through first weekend of Fall

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Today is the last full day of summer, and we are looking at a high of 89 degrees.

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Local students collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey victims Video included

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For about two weeks the middle and high school students at East Hamilton School have been collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey victims.

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UPDATE: Woman pulled from Lookout Valley house fire in critical condition Video included

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Chattanooga firefighters battled a house fire on the 100 block of Centro Street early Wednesday morning.

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UPDATE: Body found in Summerville being investigated as homicide Video included

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Investigators said the victim died from gunshot wounds that were not self-inflicted. 

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Testimony resumes in day 2 of Lookout Valley triple murder suspect trial Video included

Derek Morse reaches for a cup of water Wednesday in court. WRCBtv.com photo Derek Morse reaches for a cup of water Wednesday in court. WRCBtv.com photo
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Testimony resumed Wednesday in the trial of the first suspect in the Lookout Valley triple murder case.  

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Chattanooga residents concerned about Central Avenue extension Video included

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City Council members approved the project, which is included in the FY 2018 Capital Budget Tuesday night. But some say they're concerned about the impact it will have on the entire Lincoln Park neighborhood. 

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Crime Stoppers: Weekday home burglaries in East Chattanooga Video included

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In Crime Stoppers this week, we have a home burglary suspect who should be easy to spot. He is tall and slender, rides a bike to commit his crimes, and he has residents in one neighborhood on edge.

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3 ON YOUR SIDE

Local financial coach explains how you can protect yourself in Equifax breach Video included

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Equifax announced last week that sensitive information belonging to some 143 million Americans may be exposed after a massive data breach. 

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Construction on Apison Pike now complete Video included

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A major construction project two years in the making is now complete. Since 2015, a two-mile stretch in Collegedale was undergoing a makeover to meet growth needs and improve safety. 

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HCSO arrest man after police chase on Hwy 27

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Hamilton County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a man after he led them on a chase on Hwy 27 North in Soddy Daisy.

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