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Opioid treatment gap in Medicare: methadone clinics

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Opioid overdoses killed 1,354 Americans ages 65 and older in 2016, but Medicare doesn't cover the oldest proven treatment for opioid addiction: methadone. More>>

For the first time, Facebook spells out what it forbids

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For the first time, Facebook spells out how it decides whether to delete your posts. More>>

UPDATE: Woodmore bus driver sentenced to 4 years

Johnthony Walker testifies in court Wednesday. WRCBtv.com photo Johnthony Walker testifies in court Wednesday. WRCBtv.com photo
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Walker was the driver of bus number 366 that crashed November 21, 2016, and claimed the lives of six children from Woodmore Elementary.

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Suspected gunman in Waffle House mass shooting arrested Video included

Travis Reinking was arrested at 1:07 p.m. in Antioch. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Travis Reinking was arrested at 1:07 p.m. in Antioch. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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The suspected gunman, 29-year-old Travis Reinking, was arrested Monday afternoon, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department.

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WATCH LIVE: President Trump, French President Macron hold White House news conference

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The French president will look to convince his U.S. counterpart to shift course on a number of front during his state visit.

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UPDATE: Early voting in Hamilton Co. ends Thursday

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April 11 kicks off early voting for the May 1, 2018, Hamilton County primary elections.  

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Tornado siren testing scheduled for Tuesday in Cherokee Co.

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Residents in Marble, Andrews, Topton and Murphy can expect to hear the sirens at 1:00 pm. More>>

Beer breath: Drinking alcohol may give you more than bad breath

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Drinking alcohol can give you more than strong breath — it may mess up the balance of good versus bad bacteria in your mouth, researchers reported Monday. More>>

TBI issues Endangered Child Alert for Blount Co. boy

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If you see him, please call the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND. More>>

Bob Dorough of 'Schoolhouse Rock' is dead at 94

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His son, Chris, says 94-year-old Bob Dorough died of natural causes Monday at his home in Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania. More>>

USPS to host Passport Fair at Shallowford Rd. location Saturday

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Customers can schedule an appointment to apply for a passport online or by calling 931-796-5411. Space is limited.

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YETI proclaims support of 2nd amendment after cutting ties with NRA foundation

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The outdoor lifestyles company says it offered these organizations another widely available alternative customization program.

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Waffle House hero to be honored at Capitol with resolution Video included

James Shaw Jr. stopped the gunman during the shooting. (Source: Facebook) James Shaw Jr. stopped the gunman during the shooting. (Source: Facebook)
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The man being hailed as a hero for confronting the Waffle House gunman will be honored at the Tennessee Capitol on Tuesday.

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What the Tech? App of the day Worktime

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If you're like most people with a desk job, your smartphone sits on your desk for the entire day. Why not use it when you're not actually using it. This ridiculously simple app sounds worthless but it may be the app you use the most. More>>

Road conditions around the Tennessee Valley Video included

Montlake Road in Soddy Daisy is CLOSED due to downed trees and power lines. Montlake Road in Soddy Daisy is CLOSED due to downed trees and power lines.
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Tuesday morning's commute is littered with trees and powerlines down with some roads being impassable due to flooding.

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Tennessee lawmakers OK whiskey barrel tax exemption

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Tennessee's Republican-led legislature has passed a proposal to exempt Jack Daniel's and other distillers from property tax on whiskey barrels, a fee the company says it hasn't had to pay at least since Prohibition ended eight decades ago. More>>

Critics claim top officials' personal use of TVA aircraft may be illegal

TVA bought a Cessna Citation Excel jet in 2015 for $11.2 million and a similar jet in 2017 for $10.7 million. A Mercedes Benz-style EC145 helicopter previously used by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was bought for $6.95 million. TVA bought a Cessna Citation Excel jet in 2015 for $11.2 million and a similar jet in 2017 for $10.7 million. A Mercedes Benz-style EC145 helicopter previously used by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was bought for $6.95 million.
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The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy compiled the flight information based upon FAA records, and is questioning the need for TVA to provide such personalized air travel. More>>

Feds widen safety probes of Ford, VW and Nissan vehicles

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The U.S. government's highway safety agency is expanding three investigations for brake and air bag troubles that could affect more than 2.3 million vehicles. More>>

Remembering the victims of the Antioch shooting Video included

Four people, all under the age of 30, were killed in the Waffle House shooting. (Source: Facebook / WSMV) Four people, all under the age of 30, were killed in the Waffle House shooting. (Source: Facebook / WSMV)
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Police have identified the four victims killed at the Waffle House on Murfreesboro Pike early Sunday morning, all of whom were under 30 years old: Taurean Sanderlin, Joe Perez, DeEbony Groves, and Akilah Dasilva.

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Marion Co. bus driver fired over phone argument Video included

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The driver was not a county employee but worked for a school bus contractor. NOTE: Some may find the language in this video offensive. More>>

Few showers today, but flooding concerns remain Video included

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We are still seeing areas of flooding this morning especially along Lookout Creek stretching from Hamilton into Dade County. More>>

TVA working on transmission lines

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TVA crews working on transmission lines starting Tuesday, April 24. More>>

'It was life or death,' says man who snatched gunman's AR-15

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The man who wrestled the gun away from the Nashville's Waffle House shooting suspect says he decided if he was to die, gunman would "have to work to kill me.". More>>

Flooded roads likely in Dade County through Tuesday evening Video included

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There is a Flood Warning for Lookout Creek at New England in Dade County until 7:00 pm Tuesday. More>>

Lured out of retirement, Preds' Mike Fisher chasing 1st Cup

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After finishing off Colorado in six games Sunday night, Nashville awaits a showdown with the Winnipeg Jets in the second round. More>>

Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

George W. Bush. AP photo George W. Bush. AP photo
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A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife Barbara. More>>

Phil Bredesen talks partisanship and his friendship with Sen. Bob Corker

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Former Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen stopped by Channel 3 to talk about his run for US Senate. More>>

UPDATE: New details about pilot killed in Collegedale plane crash Video included

Photo by Channel 3 viewer. Photo by Channel 3 viewer.
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At this time the identity of the pilot has not been released and what caused the crash is under investigation.

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Woman visiting Chattanooga learns godson was inside Waffle House during shooting

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One woman was in Chattanooga when she found out her godson was inside the Nashville Waffle House during the terrifying moments a gunman opened fire. More>>

Waffle House shooting suspect arrested after manhunt Video included

Photo Credit: Metro Nashville PD Photo Credit: Metro Nashville PD
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Fugitive Travis Jeffrey Reinking, 29, was arrested on Monday after allegedly killing four in a Tennessee Waffle House.

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Driver who struck pedestrians in Canada is in custody, Toronto police say

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Canadian police say a van in Toronto has struck at least 8 people. More>>

Fajita heist: Texas man sentenced to 50 years for stealing $1.2 million worth of food

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When sentenced on Friday, Escamilla was also served with the maximum fine of $10,000 on top of the $1,251,578.72 he was ordered to pay back for the cost of the fajitas, officials said. More>>

Gunshots fired, car crashes at wedding reception; 4 arrested

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A wedding reception at a New Hampshire hall has turned chaotic, with gunshots fired and a deliberate car crash outside. More>>

14 locations across the Tennessee Valley participating in National Drug Take Back Day

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The time to get rid of prescriptions you no longer use or need is Saturday. More>>

Man protects daughter from tree crashing into home Video included

Evans' living room. Evans' living room.
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Storms are moving out of North Georgia, but Sunday night the strong winds and heavy rain uprooted a tree, knocked it over and narrowly missed crushing a home.

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UPDATE: New trial date for Tony Bigoms

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The man charged with killing a woman five years ago has a new trial date.

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The world's unluckiest traveler Video included

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While sleeping one night, a bear showed up at his campsite. More>>

UPDATE: One suspect in deadly 2015 Brainerd shooting pleads guilty, sentenced

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The case against a pair accused of shooting a man in Brainerd Hills will head to the grand jury.

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UPDATE: Sunday fire damages seasoning line at Lodge Cast Iron factory

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The fire was quickly extinguished and came from a spontaneous combustion of filters used in the seasoning process.

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HCSO searching for woman charged with aggravated domestic assault

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The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to help them locate this week's HCSO Monday Morning Fugitive. More>>

Georgia county gets no proposals for Confederate monument

The "Lost Cause" monument sits by the old DeKalb County courthouse in downtown Decatur. CREDIT ATCHARLES / WIKIMEDIA COMMONS The "Lost Cause" monument sits by the old DeKalb County courthouse in downtown Decatur. CREDIT ATCHARLES / WIKIMEDIA COMMONS
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Georgia law doesn't allow the county to conceal the monument. More>>

Minor flooding impacts commute for some in Lookout Valley Video included

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Anyone living nearby is familiar with this trouble spot. More>>

Chattanooga Trees: The Bonny Oaks Willow Oak Video included

The Willow Oak of Bonny Oaks Drive. The Willow Oak of Bonny Oaks Drive.
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After the Civil War, it was reported that fewer than 60 trees were left in Chattanooga.

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Man tasered on American Airlines flight after allegedly fondling a female passenger

Photo Credit:Miami Dade Police Photo Credit:Miami Dade Police
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A man was tasered and arrested on Sunday night aboard an American Airlines flight after allegedly touching another passenger inappropriately, according to Miami-Dade police.

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Delta passenger fined after keeping free airline apple

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Delta says it recommends all passengers comply with Customs regulations. More>>

Watch Macaulay Culkin explain why he doesn't go out at Christmastime

Macaulay Culkin in "Home Alone." Macaulay Culkin in "Home Alone."
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The actor is now 37 and said part of the problem is that he still resembles that young boy.

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Royal baby: It's a boy for Kate on England's national day

Prince William and The Duchess of Cambridge. Prince William and The Duchess of Cambridge.
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In a mix of tradition and modernity, the news was announced by the palace on Twitter - and will also be posted on an easel in the forecourt of Buckingham Palace.

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Storms smack North Georgia, closing roads and disrupting power Video included

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Walker County Schools have been delayed for 2 hours because of road conditions across the area. More>>

New CPD program helps officers better assist people with disabilities

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The Chattanooga Police Department has launched a program that will help them better assist adults and children in the community who have disabilities. More>>

More showers on and off today

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Two-to-three inches of rain so far has created some flooding problems this morning. More>>

Early morning fire damages Walker Co. home Video included

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Officials say they don’t believe anyone lived in the home. More>>

Fire severely damages Cleveland home

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It happened on Wildwood Avenue Southeast. More>>

Heavy rain increases Sunday, flooding possible Monday

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Keep an umbrella handy! A low-pressure system will produce more rain across east Tennessee, north Georgia, and western North Carolina during the next few days. Rain could get heavy at times Sunday night and winds will get stronger with gusts of 45 mph in

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Southern Adventist University holds crisis intervention training sessions Video included

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The class leads to two certifications. More>>

Pipe bursts near Cummings Highway

Photo Credit: Patrick Hickey Photo Credit: Patrick Hickey
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Tennessee American Water Spokeswoman Daphne Kirksey said they have it under control. More>>

Ex-NFL player says prom photo with handgun was a joke

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Former NFL kicker and CBS broadcaster Jay Feely created a stir on social media by posting a photo of his daughter, her prom date, Feely, and one very specific other thing. More>>

'Smallville' actress Allison Mack to appear in court for case involving alleged sex cult Nxivm

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Mack is set to appear for bail hearing in a case connected to alleged cult leader Keith Raniere. More>>

Poster for Elvis North Carolina show sells for over $42,000

Elvis Presley. AP photo Elvis Presley. AP photo
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A rare vintage poster for a 1955 Elvis Presley show in North Carolina has sold at auction for more than double the expected price. More>>

UPDATE: HCSO arrest duo following pursuit on HWY 60

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Hall was arrested and is facing charges of evading arrest, reckless driving and reckless endangerment. More>>

Southwest cancels more than 40 flights for engine inspections

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The move comes after the mid-air incident April 17 where an engine exploded on Flight 1380 More>>

Police try to unlock phone with dead man's finger in Florida

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At the funeral home, two detectives held the man's hands up to the phone's fingerprint sensor but could not unlock it. More>>

WATCH LIVE: Police give update on search for Waffle House shooting suspect

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Four people were killed and four others were injured after a semi-nude gunman opened fire at a Waffle House restaurant near Nashville early Sunday, police said. More>>

Average price of US gas jumps 9 cents, to $2.83 a gallon

Chris Mathew fills his vehicle and five gas cans at Costco in preparation for tropical weather. AP photo Chris Mathew fills his vehicle and five gas cans at Costco in preparation for tropical weather. AP photo
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The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. More>>

White House: No plans by Trump to fire Mueller, Rosenstein

Special Counsel Robert Mueller. AP photo Special Counsel Robert Mueller. AP photo
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White House legislative director Marc Short said Sunday he has no reason to believe they would be removed. More>>

WATCH: SWAT team searching apartment complex where suspected Waffle House shooter lives

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Police are searching for the suspect they believe shot and killed four people at a Waffle House near Nashville early Sunday.

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CPD arrests man accused of assaulting an officer

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Chattanooga Police arrested a man who assaulted an officer Saturday. More>>

Demographic shifts show 2020 presidential race could be close

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A new bipartisan report runs through some of the scenarios that would lead to Trump’s reelection or a win for Democrats. More>>

Wanted Athens Park Bloods gang member arrested Saturday

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A wanted Athens Park Bloods gang member is now behind bars. More>>

World's oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

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Tajima, born on Aug. 4, 1900, was the last known person born in the 19th century. More>>

Syracuse fraternity permanently expelled over racist video

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Chancellor Kent Syverud said disciplinary actions against the individual students involved could include suspension or expulsion.

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Motorcyclist suffering life-threatening injuries following crash in Ooltewah

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A traffic investigation is underway in Ooltewah. 

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Special Olympics celebrates 50th anniversary in TN Valley Video included

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The Special Olympics is celebrating a big milestone in the Tennesee Valley. More>>

BCSO searching for auto theft suspect

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The sheriff's office said the suspect is a black male. More>>

Verne Troyer, known for 'Austin Powers' role, has died at 49

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News of Troyers' death was posted to his official Facebook page Saturday afternoon. More>>

Chattanoogans walk to raise money, bring awareness to MS Video included

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Chattanoogans are raising money to help end Multiple Sclerosis, or MS, by walking. More>>

How a Sesame Street muppet is changing the world for people with autism

Photo Credit: Today Show/ Sesame Street Photo Credit: Today Show/ Sesame Street
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Sesame Street’s first muppet with autism, Julia, doesn't talk a lot. But a year after she moved to Sesame Street, her message of inclusion and understanding is coming through loud and clear.

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Smokies all-terrain wheelchair rules clarified

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All-terrain wheelchairs are rolling into a gray area in the Great Smoky Mountains where certain motorized vehicles are not allowed on many trails. More>>

Tennessee gets $26 million from feds for veterans home in Bradley Co.

Tennessee officials say the state has received $26 million from the federal government to build a new veterans home.

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Texas 8th-graders asked to list positives of slavery

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The Great Hearts Monte Vista teacher who distributed the worksheet titled "The Life of Slaves: A Balanced View" was placed on leave, the superintendent said. More>>

WATCH: Funeral for former first lady Barbara Bush

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Former first lady Barbara Bush will be laid to rest after a funeral service at St. Martin's Church in Houston, Texas. More>>

Creative Discovery Museum to host multi-faith panel Sunday

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The panel is constructed of individuals with many different faith perspectives. More>>

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