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Hurricane rating system fails to account for deadly rain

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Several meteorologists and disaster experts say Florence highlights a problem with the way hurricane danger is rated. More>>

SunTrust's online banking difficulties continue for third day

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SunTrust online banking services down for the third straight day, adding an additional headache for customers in North and South Carolina who are currently dealing with Hurricane Florence. More>>

Medal of Honor Heritage Center closer to opening downtown

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The Medal of Honor Heritage Center is in the middle of a major fundraising campaign. Tuesday they announced they surpassed a major goal to collect funds. More>>

Tennessee Valley organizations receive Sustainable Transportation Awards

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The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), announced today the winners of the 2018 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Awards. More>>

TN ranks fifth in U.S. for rate of women killed by men, new study shows

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Tennessee has the fifth highest rate of women murdered by men in the country with a rate of 1.91 per 100,000, according to a new study. More>>

National Cheeseburger Day 2018 deals

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In honor of National Cheeseburger Day on Sept. 18, here's where to get $1 cheeseburgers and more great deals on this classic American meal. More>>

Medal of Honor Heritage Center plans to start construction next year

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The Medal of Honor Heritage Center has achieved a major milestone. More>>

Feinstein says Republicans making same 'mistakes' as with Anita Hill

University of Oklahoma Law Professor Anita Hill testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Oct. 11, 1991. AP photo University of Oklahoma Law Professor Anita Hill testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Oct. 11, 1991. AP photo
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'I'm disappointed the FBI and White House are failing to take even the most basic steps to investigate this matter,' she said in a statement.

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Fire destroys Sequatchie Co. family's home

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A Sequatchie County family is looking for a new place to stay after a fire destroyed their home Monday. More>>

Two arrested after leading chase that crossed into three states

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A pursuit that began in Alabama crossed into Tennessee before ending in Georgia. More>>

Betty White, 96, steals the show, earns standing ovation at Emmys

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She's still got it! The legendary actress has been around longer than the Emmy Awards, and it's easy to see why her career just keeps going. More>>

UPS hiring 100,000 seasonal workers

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Both full-time and part-time seasonal jobs have served as an entry point for permanent employment at UPS. More>>

Facebook launches new cybersecurity tools for U.S. political campaigns

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The program is meant to identify patterns of malicious behavior earlier, making Facebook’s reaction quicker. More>>

Emmy winner proposes to girlfriend onstage — and she says yes!

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Watch Emmy winner propose to girlfriend during live show

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VOTE: Cleveland nonprofit selected for Ellen's 'One Million Acts of Good' contest

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Mending Arrow Ranch needs your vote in the contest 'One Million Acts of Good.' More>>

Chattanooga City Council building could see a name change Video included

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City Councilman Anthony Byrd is proposing to rename the city hall building the John P. Franklin Sr. Building. Byrd says this would be done in honor of the work and legacy of the local civil rights icon. John P. Franklin left a lasting legacy in this commu More>>

Trump imposes tariffs on $200B more of Chinese goods

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The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade war between the world's two biggest economies and raising prices on consumer goods ranging from handbags to bicycle tires. More>>

Authorities search for escaped inmate from Atlanta Transitional Center

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Authorities say Kevin Meeks walked off around 12:30 p.m. Sept. 17. More>>

Judge won't force Georgia to use paper ballots for midterms

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A federal judge says forcing Georgia to change its electronic election system to paper ballots before the midterm elections is too risky. More>>

UPDATE: Dade Co. boy shot while playing with handgun expected to be OK, officials said Video included

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A 12-year-old boy is expected to make a full recovery after he was shot while playing with a handgun Saturday afternoon, according to the Dade County Sheriff's Office. More>>

UPDATE: FEMA postpones 'Presidential Alert' system test Video included

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Experts expressed little concern that the wireless emergency alerts could be used for political purposes. More>>

Operation: Good Neighbor collecting supplies for hurricane victims Friday, Sept. 21 Video included

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This week, WRCB is partnering with US-101 for the 'Operation Good Neighbor Campaign' for those affected by Hurricane Florence. More>>

UPDATE: Tennessee Aquarium replacing jellyfish exhibit Video included

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The TN Aquarium says they will still have some jellyfish. More>>

EU probes automakers over emission systems

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The EU Commission said Tuesday that it had received information that BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen, and VW units Audi and Porsche held meetings to discuss clean technologies aimed at limiting car exhaust emissions. More>>

Faith Hill to keynote reception at Tennessee gov conference

Faith Hill is slated to deliver the keynote address at Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's conference on economic development in November.

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Protesters decry police shooting as man remains critical

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Protesters gathered at the scene where officers in Tennessee shot a man who remains in critical condition. More>>

YOUR 3 CENTS: Where did the term Tiftonia come from? Video included

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Recently, Richard called and let me have his 3 cents concerning Tiftonia and Lookout Valley. More>>

New traffic pattern to be put in place for two downtown Chattanooga intersections

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A new traffic pattern is being put in place for two downtown Chattanooga intersections. More>>

Team from Athens Utilities Board helping with Florence recovery Video included

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The team is in Fayetteville and before that they were helping in Greenville, North Carolina to help repair power outages caused by Florence.

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Driving lesson ends with car landing in a swimming pool

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A driving lesson went off the deep end in Maryland when authorities say the car jumped a curb, crashed through a fence and landed in a swimming pool. More>>

Warm and dry this week Video included

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Good Tuesday. This is the last week of summer, and summer is going to get its moneys worth with temps through the rest of the week about 5-7 degrees above average through the weekend. Fall begins officially Saturday at 9:54 pm eastern. More>>

Emergency crews throw supply lifeline to isolated Wilmington Video included

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Catastrophic flooding from Florence spreads across the Carolinas with one city virtually cut off by the deluge and the vast storm system now over several states. More>>

UPDATE: Missing Bradley County teens found

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A spokesperson for the sheriff's office says Halie Jade Baumann, Kazah Whittaker and Miguel Gomez are safe. More>>

Huge squirrel population chomps crops, driving farmers nuts

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Farmers in New England are getting harassed by bumper crop of squirrels. More>>

Weekend shooting victim arrested for domestic aggravated assault

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Police say 23-year-old Corey Reynolds was shot and showed up at a local hospital in a personal vehicle. More>>

UPDATE: Catoosa Co. Sheriff's Office learns name of theft suspect

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On September 7, the Catoosa County Sheriff's Office posted a picture of the suspect on Facebook, accusing him of stealing from a business on Cloud Springs Road and asking for his name. More>>

Facebook brings small business program to Dalton Video included

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Facebook came to Dalton Monday to promote small businesses. More>>

UPDATE: Virginia College closing Chattanooga campus Video included

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Students and faculty at Virginia College only found out last Monday that the Chattanooga campus was closing. More>>

What the Tech? Apple releases iOS 12 update Video included

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One of the questions I get most often is: "Should I install the new iOS when it comes out or should I wait?”

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GBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Calhoun, GA

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Gordon County. More>>

Trump says no rush on Kavanaugh vote: 'If it takes a little delay, it'll take a little delay'

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"I wish the Democrats could have done this a lot sooner," Trump said of the allegation against his Supreme Court nominee. "But with all of that being said, we want to go through the process."

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2 million US teens are vaping marijuana Video included

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The rise in teenagers using e-cigarettes has alarmed health officials who worry kids will get addicted to nicotine, a stimulant, and be more likely to try cigarettes. More>>

More than 20,000 people die by gun suicide each year and alarmed gun sellers are joining the prevention fight

Rowdy Reeve, owner of Rowdy's Range & Shooters Supply, at his shooting range, in St. George, Utah. Reeve uses his concealed-carry classes to educate people about firearm suicide risks. Isaac Brekken / for NBC News Rowdy Reeve, owner of Rowdy's Range & Shooters Supply, at his shooting range, in St. George, Utah. Reeve uses his concealed-carry classes to educate people about firearm suicide risks. Isaac Brekken / for NBC News
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Gun dealers, range owners and firearms instructors have found that suicide prevention fits into their mission to promote the safe use of guns. More>>

Should you use your hazards in a storm?

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Will driving with your flashers on during a storm make conditions better or worse for other drivers. More>>

Expert: Flatulence can blow out of your mouth if you don't let gas loose

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Holding in a flatulent doesn't make it go away, a professor from New South Wales said. More>>

WANTED | Ohio manhunt for fugitive who allegedly threatened President Trump

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Federal Agents are offering a cash award of up to $20,000 for information leading to the direct arrest of Christy. More>>

TN man, GA man arrested on drug charges in NC

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A Tennessee man and a Georgia man were arrested in North Carolina on drug charges. More>>

Kavanaugh willing to talk to Judiciary Committee to deny assault allegation

Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. AP photo Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh. AP photo
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'This is a completely false allegation. I have never done anything like what the accuser describes — to her or to anyone,' Kavanaugh said in a statement.

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Christmas comes early for terminally ill boy Video included

Brody Allen's story is going viral after people learned about his tumors and wanted to help him enjoy the time he has left. Brody Allen's story is going viral after people learned about his tumors and wanted to help him enjoy the time he has left.
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Brody Allen's story is going viral after people learned about his tumors and wanted to help him enjoy the time he has left. More>>

University of Tennessee President DiPietro to retire in 2019

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UT Board of Trustees Chair John Compton praised DiPietro. More>>

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