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Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

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If it seems lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger. More>>

30 people hurt after floor collapse in Clemson

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Multiple injuries were reported after a floor collapse at a Clemson living facility clubhouse according to Jimmy Dixon, Clemson Chief of Police. More>>

Moms for Social Justice presents: Magic of Literacy event

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Moms of Social Justice have partnered with Opportunity Zone schools in Hamilton County to form the Classroom Library Project. More>>

Memorial Mobile Mammogram events

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Memorial Mobile Mammogram Events More>>

Suspect hospitalized after officer-involved shooting in DeKalb County

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The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office says that the incident, which began as a traffic stop, took place just before 9 p.m. between Henager and Ider. More>>

UPDATE: EPB celebrates fiber optic milestone with community festival Video included

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It's now serving more than 100,000 customers. More>>

Chattanooga hosts affordable housing conference Video included

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City leaders and housing developers came together to discuss affordable housing options. More>>

UPDATE: Loretta Lynn says she's out of the hospital, 'resting up at home'

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The singer, 86, has struggled with her health lately. More>>

First-time voters letting their voices be heard in Hamilton Co.

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Hamilton County Election Commission officials said almost 10 percent of the voters who have shown up are first-time voters. More>>

UPDATE: NY man charged with threatening to kill 2 US Senators for supporting Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation

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New York resident Ronald DeRisi was arrested Friday for allegedly threatening to murder and assault two U.S. senators over their support for the successful nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, federal authorities said. More>>

GOP political apps create 'safe space' for conservatives who accuse Facebook, Twitter of bias

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Conservative apps deliver curated partisan news feeds on what are effectively private social media platforms, the New York Times reports. More>>

Remains of dozens of fetuses removed from Detroit funeral home

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Michigan officials described the funeral home as being in 'heinous conditions and negligent conduct.' More>>

UPDATE: All 20 victims in limo crash died of blunt-force trauma, autopsies show

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The cause of the Oct. 6 crash was still being investigated by federal authorities.
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Measles outbreak raging in Europe could be brought to U.S., doctors warn

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'People are dying from measles. This was unbelievable five or 10 years ago.' More>>

Sheriff: 800+ tips investigated in Jayme Closs disappearance

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Saturday marked day six of the search for Closs. More>>

Over 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat taquitos recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

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Over 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat meat and poultry taquitos have been recalled. More>>

Man tells police he was shot at Brainerd Rd. club, CPD investigating

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The victim told officers that he was shot while on the dance floor of a club somewhere along Brainerd Road on October 11. More>>

Driver of jack-knifed tractor trailer OK, major delays on I-75 SB at the split

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The crash happened around 11:30 am Saturday near the I-75/I-24 split. More>>

Photographer who took beautiful engagement pic now needs help finding the couple

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The photographer has taken to social media with hopes of finding the mystery couple — and Twitter users are following along on the hunt. More>>

Need to Know: Vols vs. Crimson Tide

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Alabama has held the upper hand lately in this decades-long SEC rivalry, but it's still an important game for both schools. More>>

UPDATE: Saudi Arabia acknowledges Jamal Khashoggi died in consulate, says 18 detained

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Jamal Khashoggi disappeared on Oct. 2 after visiting the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. More>>

Morning rain fading into partly sunny afternoon

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Saturday will start off with light, morning rain across the area. Once the showers pass, the rest of the afternoon will be partly sunny with cloud cover decreasing through the afternoon into evening. More>>

The Latest: IMF's chief Lagarde defers Mideast trip

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The Latest: Secretary of State Pompeo lands in Saudi Arabia to meet with king over Saudi writer's disappearance. More>>

Race officials prepare for 7 Bridges Marathon Video included

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The race has had troubles in the past with incorrect distances. More>>

UPDATE: Winning numbers for $1-billion Mega Millions jackpot Video included

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The winning numbers are 65, 53, 23, 15, 70 with a mega multiplier of 7. More>>

Man charged in Eastwood Drive home invasion

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Police say 40-year-old Lajeromeny Brown is facing several charges over a home invasion on Eastwood Drive in September. More>>

#DECISION2018: Record numbers reported for early voting in Georgia Video included

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Voter turnout is substantially up in the first few days of early voting compared to this time in the previous midterm elections in 2014. More>>

What the Tech? Make a living by playing video games Video included

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If your video game experience is based only on the games you grew up with in the 1980s, you're going to think this is silly in the least and crazy at the most. More>>

Cooler temperatures force pests indoors Video included

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Cockroaches, spiders, stink bugs, and ants are just a few of the common pests known to seek shelter inside your home, but it's not only bugs that are known to move indoors this time of year. More>>

UPDATE: One million doses of fentanyl discovered in suitcase at Nashville airport Video included

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DEA agents in Phoenix, Arizona, notified officers in Nashville about finding what appeared to be marijuana along with two kilogram-sized packages in passenger Reem Ibrahim's checked luggage. More>>

Chattanooga firefighter turns tough childhood into teaching tool for kids in crisis Video included

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Despite some difficult circumstances in his life, a local man grew up to thrive and is now a Chattanooga firefighter. More>>

Man arrested for impersonating officer during home invasion

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Chattanooga police say 27-year-old Charles Pipkens is one of two suspects who posed as a police officer and approached a woman at gunpoint on August 11, 2018. More>>

Tennessee man convicted of child molestation in Murray Co., Georgia

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Brian Jones, 47, was convicted on three counts of child molestation and one count of sexual battery against a minor. More>>

Exploding toilets force recall of over 1 million pressure-assisted flushing systems

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The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CSPC) issued a recall for Flushmate II 501-B pressure-assisted flushing systems. More>>

Paul Manafort shows up to court in a wheelchair, learns sentencing date

Paul Manafort arrives for arraignment on a third superseding indictment against him by special counsel Robert Mueller on charges of witness tampering, at U.S. District Court in Washington on Friday. Photo by Jonathan Ernst / Reuters Paul Manafort arrives for arraignment on a third superseding indictment against him by special counsel Robert Mueller on charges of witness tampering, at U.S. District Court in Washington on Friday. Photo by Jonathan Ernst / Reuters
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Paul Manafort’s lawyer told the judge, 'There are significant issues with Mr. Manafort’s health concerning confinement.' More>>

University of Tennessee rolling out new campus safety app

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The new safety app lets students quickly contact university police in emergency situations. More>>

Deputies searching for stolen truck in Catoosa Co.

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A 2014 blue Dodge Ram was stolen on Grove Street between 10:00 pm Wednesday night and 6:00 am Thursday morning. More>>

Records: Tennessee elder home hid resident in 'storage'

Authorities say a Tennessee home for the elderly kept an off-the-books resident in "storage" to hide her from police and state inspectors.

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McKamey searching for person responsible for abandoning, neglecting three dogs

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McKamey Animal Center is asking the public to help them find the person responsible for abandoning three neglected dogs. More>>

CHI Memorial hosting flu vaccine clinic before flu season peaks

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CHI Memorial is hosting a flu vaccine clinic on Saturday, October 27. More>>

Portion of Ashland Terrace to close for several weeks beginning Wednesday, Oct. 24

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Beginning Wednesday, October 24, Ashland Terrace will close from Dayton Boulevard to Tacoma Avenue in both directions. More>>

Chattanooga spay/neuter clinic may close due to funding, vet vacancy Video included

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Wally's Friends Spay/Neuter Clinic says due to funding issues and the struggle to find a new veterinarian, they might have to close. More>>

Cleveland police searching for man who burglarized hemp dispensary

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The burglary happened around 2:45 am Thursday morning at Vapenotiq Hemp & CBD Dispensary. More>>

Where's the exterminator? Possible bed bugs cause failing score Video included

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One motel fell short of the passing line, failing this week. Another had a corrected score. More>>

StarKist admits fixing tuna prices, faces $100 million fine

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Prosecutors allege the industry's top three companies conspired between 2010 and 2013 to keep prices artificially high. More>>

Regulators may require e-cigarettes to be sold in vape shops to curb youth use

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Many teens are illegally buying e-cigarettes, including the most popular one, Juul, in brick-and-mortar retail stores, Gottlieb said. More>>

Pilot gives $1m to McConnell-linked PAC aiding Blackburn

The gas station chain founded by Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's family has donated $1 million to a political committee supporting Republican Congresswoman Marsha Blackburn's Senate bid.

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To boo or not: Minding your manners during big rivalry games

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At what point does harmless heckling become a fist fight? More>>

Georgia seniors turned away from polls

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(WAGT) A Georgia county board of commissioner's office is facing intense scrutiny after preventing dozens of senior citizens from going to vote Wednesday. More>>

Breakfast just got sassier! 'Golden Girls' cereal has officially arrived

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The brightly colored cereal is the latest in a line of food products inspired by Blanche, Rose, Dorothy and Sophia. More>>

Apple Valley Orchards celebrates fall season, Cleveland Apple Festival Video included

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This weekend, Apple Valley Orchards will take part in the annual Cleveland Apple Festival More>>

Chilly morning and pleasant Friday ahead!

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Good morning Tennessee Valley, We've dipped to the 40s across the board this morning, making it the coldest morning yet this season. Jackets will be needed this morning, along with sunglasses. More>>

Road closures 7 Bridges Marathon

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Beginning early Thursday morning numerous roadways will be closed the scenic city for the 7 Bridges Marathon on Sunday, October 21, 2018. More>>

Many roads closing Oct. 20 for the Dalton Red Carpet Half Marathon

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Roads will close Saturday, Oct. 20 for the Dalton Red Carpet Half Marathon. More>>

Chattanooga Fire Department joins Tri State Mutual Aid Association

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The Chattanooga Fire Department joined the Tri State Mutual Aid Association on Thursday in order to expand its emergency response services. More>>

City leaders meet with community to discuss helping the homeless in Chattanooga

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The city's council on homelessness hosted a public meeting Thursday night to discuss more than a dozen potential solutions to helping the homeless in Chattanooga. More>>

Here's why winning the lottery isn't always a good thing

A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market on Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. Photo by John Minchillo / AP A Mega Millions lottery ticket rests on the shop counter at the Street Corner Market on Oct. 17, 2018, in Cincinnati. Photo by John Minchillo / AP
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That $970 million prize may sound like a dream, but there are plenty of cautionary tales of past lottery winners who have lost it all — and more.

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EYE ON HEALTH: Young breast cancer survivor raises awareness Video included

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At just 23 years old, breast cancer wasn't on Brittany Hanks' radar and she was a lot younger than the recommended age of 45 to get annual mammograms. More>>

Michigan Avenue kindergarten teacher wins $10K grant for technology Video included

Jessica Morgan, second from left, accepts award from Rack Room Shoes Jessica Morgan, second from left, accepts award from Rack Room Shoes
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As one of five national winners in online voting, Kindergarten teacher Jessica Morgan wins a $10,000 computer lab grant for the school. More>>

UPDATE: Boys at center of Endangered Child Alert found in McMinn County Video included

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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said the boys, Jayce and Jordan, were taken by their mother Tanya Evans. More>>

Drunk driver facing multiple charges in Chatsworth crash, police say Video included

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Jonathan Michael Terrell crashed his Dodge Journey into a Hyundai Elantra on N. 3rd Avenue around 8:00 pm. More>>

Chattanooga police sergeant leaves to help hurricane victims in Mexico Beach Video included

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In just 24 hours, Sergeant Jeff Rearden collected hundreds of dollars worth of supplies before heading out on a four-day journey to the Florida Panhandle. More>>

Founder of charity tied to July 16th terrorist attack facing federal wire fraud charge

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The main victim in the case is Cathy Wells, mother of Lance Corporal Squire "Skip" Wells, who died in the mass shooting in Chattanooga in July 2015. More>>

What the Tech? See what your kids are up to on their phones Video included

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There are countless dangers kids of all ages face when they’re using anonymous apps. If that’s got you worried, you probably want to check. More>>

CPD: Man facing aggravated assault, vandalism charges for damaging several Dodson Ave. homes

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Cordell Young has been charged with five counts of aggravated assault, one count of reckless endangerment and one count of vandalism. More>>

Apple announces Oct. 30 event where it's expected to reveal new iPads and Macs

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According to earlier reports, the new iPads will mimic the design and feature of the iPhone X. That means no more home button but it will the Face ID facial recognition camera. More>>

Tennessee women slow to back GOP's Blackburn in Senate race

Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-TN. AP photo Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-TN. AP photo

Republican Marsha Blackburn would become the first female U.S. senator in Tennessee history if she were to win in November, but women have been slow to embrace her campaign.

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Hi Mickey, 'Bye Mickey: 6 Disney parks on 2 coasts in 1 day

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A Tennessee couple dreamed of visiting six Disney theme parks on two coasts in one day, and they made their dream come true. More>>

Chattanooga man charged with child rape

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Chattanooga police have arrested a 36-year-old man they say raped a child. More>>

HCSO investigating inmate death

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Carl Bray III, 54, was found unresponsive by other inmates, a sheriff's office spokesperson said. More>>

730 pounds of ready-to-eat salad recalled in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina

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The recall includes the 15.25-ounce Marketside™ Fiesta Salad with Steak packages that have the use by date from 10/17/2018 through 10/20/2018. More>>

Hershey's-Reese's hybrid candy bars are now a thing

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Hershey's has launched a chocolate bar that contains Reese's Pieces candies inside. More>>

UPDATE: Chase suspect arrested after causing separate crashes involving 4 BCSO deputies

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The Tennessee Highway Patrol says the suspect is 58-year-old Randall Cooper from Crandall, Georgia. More>>

Hamilton Co. school bus gets stuck in culvert Thursday morning, no students injured

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Students were on board at the time, but no one was injured. More>>

Aldi's to hold three hiring events

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Aldi's will be holding three job fairs in October for store associates and shift managers. 

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House in Harrison damaged by fire

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A homeowner is looking for a new place to stay after their house on Sherida Lane was damaged in a fire early Wednesday morning. More>>

Big Bird retires after 50 years

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The man behind the yellow feathered suit will end his run on the show after five decades. More>>

Former USA Gymnastics president arrested at Gatlinburg cabin

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The U.S. Marshals service arrest former USA Gymnastics president and CEO Steve Penny in Gatlinburg following an indictment into evidence tampering in the Larry Nassar sexual assault case. More>>

TDOT to hold hiring event in Cleveland on Friday

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TDOT will be holding a hiring event on Friday at Cleveland State Community College from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. More>>

UPDATE: Jury convicts woman and boyfriend in death of toddler, Cleveland father satisfied Video included

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A Loudon County jury convicted Baby Levi's mother, Amanda Beaty, and her boyfriend, Rodger Prince, on first-degree murder charges Tuesday. More>>

UPDATE: Children at center of Endangered Child Alert found following SWAT situation, suspect in custody Video included

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Chattanooga police confirm that a suspect in the Lee Highway SWAT situation has been arrested. More>>

No Powerball winner; jackpot grows to $430 million

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No winner in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. The jackpot is now at $430 million. More>>

CRIME STOPPERS: Case of ATM skimmers back at square one

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In this case, the man seen in surveillance video called Channel 3, and police took another look, clearing his name. More>>

Chilly Thursday morning

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Good Morning Tennessee Valley, An extra layer will be needed as temperatures are dropping 10-15 degrees colder this morning, thanks to a light north wind and a mostly clear sky overnight. More>>

UPDATE: Endangered Child Alert suspect to be questioned in death of children's mother Video included

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Jackson police say 23-year-old Keon Stewart is wanted for questioning in the death of 24-year-old Amanda Northern, who was the mother of his children. More>>

UPDATE: Early voting kicks off in Tennessee with large turnout in Hamilton Co.

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Early voting is now open for the upcoming November midterm elections in Tennessee. More>>

TVA begins Browns Ferry outage for Unit 1 modifications

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Unit 1 will be the second of three Browns Ferry units to generate an additional 155 megawatts of electricity. More>>

UTC students preparing to head to the polls Video included

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Several organizations have scheduled days, and time for groups to walk from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga campus to the Hamilton County Election Commission. More>>

What the Tech? P.O. boxes used to keep private information safe Video included

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A P.O. box keeps hackers and others from knowing where you live and protects some of the most crucial information needed by a hacker to steal someone's identity. More>>

UPDATE: Florida drivers ticketed for crash that ended with school bus in swimming pool

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A Florida school bus driver is one of two people being blamed for a crash that ended with a school bus in a swimming pool. More>>

Estranged husband arrested in Fort Campbell soldier's death

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The estranged husband of a Fort Campbell soldier has been accused of killing her in an off-duty shooting at a sprawling Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee border. More>>

UPDATE: Tennessee ordered to stop license suspensions for indigence Video included

A federal judge has ordered the state of Tennessee to stop suspending driver’s licenses when people can't pay traffic fines and court costs.

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School district ramping up drug prevention education

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School leaders in a Tennessee county are ramping up drug prevention education at the county's schools this fall in response to new trends in teen drug use and multiple incidents that happened at high schools.
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Salmonella in raw chicken makes 92 people sick, CDC says

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The strain of salmonella that is spreading is resistant to many antibiotics, the CDC says. More>>

UPDATE: Charges pending in Tuesday crash involving log truck

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Charges are pending in a crash that involved a log truck Tuesday. More>>

Rutherford County jail deputy suspended without pay in connection with Halfacre escape

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Deputy Beth Miles has been placed on probation for one year, according to Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh. More>>

Hillary Clinton seemingly unharmed in car crash

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Hillary Clinton was seemingly unharmed when the Secret Service vehicle she was riding in was involved in a crash. More>>

Official: Deputy shot, suspect killed in Memphis shooting

An official at a Tennessee sheriff's office says an on-duty deputy has been wounded in a shooting that killed a suspect.

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Scammers claiming to work for BCSO, threatening arrest of residents

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The Bradley County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a warrant scam. More>>

First Lady's plane returns to airport with mechanical issues

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First lady Melania Trump's plane was abruptly returned to Andrews Air Force Base after experiencing mechanical issues, NBC News has learned. More>>

UPDATE: 12-year-old dies after being electrocuted trying to retrieve football during game

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Authorities said Melquan Robinson went to retrieve a football when he climbed a nearby fence and was electrocuted. More>>

Tornadoes are spinning up farther east in US, study finds

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A new study finds that over the past few decades U.S. tornadoes have shifted - decreasing in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas but spinning up more in states along the Mississippi River and farther east. Scientists aren't quite certain why. More>>

Sheriff: Missing Wisconsin teenager in danger, not a runaway

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Police say a girl resembling a missing Wisconsin teen has been spotted at a gas station in Florida. More>>

Tennessee State's Abercrombie moving to Atlanta hospital

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Tennessee State linebacker Christion Abercrombie will be discharged from Vanderbilt University Medical Center and transferred to an Atlanta facility as he continues his recovery from a serious head injury. More>>

Avoid social security scams Video included

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(NBC News) According to a recent report, nearly half of all phone calls will come from scammers by next year. More>>

Tennessee, other states ask for action on illegal robocalls

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Tennessee's attorney general has joined several dozen other states to ask the federal government to take action on illegal robocalls. More>>

SCHOOL PATROL: Sale Creek School welcomes students from France Video included

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The unusual arrangement began, thanks to Sale Creek teacher David Helton who dreamed big, of a trip to France that would open new doors for his students. More>>

Endangered Child Alert: Missing siblings from Jackson, TN

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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has issued an ENDANGERED CHILD ALERT for siblings missing from Jackson, TN. More>>

UPDATE: GBI searches home of Fort Oglethorpe officer, no arrests made

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A release from the department says a search warrant was executed at the home of the officer by the GBI on Tuesday morning with help from the Catoosa County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Chattanooga boy diagnosed with mysterious paralyzing condition Video included

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The illness called Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) causes various forms of paralysis and appears to be linked to a virus similar to Polio. There is no vaccine for the virus linked to AFM. More>>

Ooltewah Elementary principal demoted due to "personal mistakes"

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Thomas Arnold, in his eleventh year as principal of Ooltewah Elementary School, has been reassigned to an assistant principal position at East Ridge Middle School. More>>

Kane Brown marries over the weekend near Nashville

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Kane Brown is a married man. He married Katelyn Jae on Friday at a farm in Nashville, according to People magazine. More>>

Friends of Whitfield County family shocked by recent shooting death Video included

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Early Sunday morning, deputies say George Henderson died from multiple gunshot wounds. The person charged in his death is his daughter Hannah Henderson. More>>

UPDATE: Early voting underway in Hamilton County

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Early voting is now open for the upcoming November midterm elections in Tennessee.

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Police: 'Nobody will receive reward money for Kirby Wallace'

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No one to get reward money for the capture of fugitive Kirby Wallace. More>>

UPDATE: Man sought for exposing himself to child in East Brainerd neighborhood Video included

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The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office says the child had a lemonade stand in front of her home in Mountain Shadows that the suspect passed multiple times before he stopped and exposed himself. More>>

Cleveland native hopes experience in band will give him an edge on NBC's The Voice Video included

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This is the third time 20-year-old Josh Davis has auditioned for The Voice. More>>

Drizzle early Wednesday with increasing sun

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Good Morning Tennessee Valley. Drizzle will be possible through 6AM this morning as low clouds continue with this pesky slow moving cold front. More>>

UPDATE: WWTA to hold second community meeting on proposed Ooltewah plant Video included

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The meeting starts at 9:15 am at Cambridge Square above Davis Wayne’s restaurant. More>>

What the Tech? App of the Day: Poshmark Video included

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Part consignment shop, part yard sale, part shopper's paradise. Poshmark is an app where you can buy clothes straight out of the closet of strangers. More>>

Dade schools introduce new incident management system

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Dade County Superintendent Dr. Jan Harris has announced a new Incident Management System in Dade County Schools. More>>

Ooltewah High principal Robin Copp leaving for state job

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From Hamilton County Department of Education: Robin Copp, principal at Ooltewah High School, has accepted a position with the new Partnership Network for school improvement with the Tennessee Department of Education. Copp was in her third year as principa More>>

Overturned tractor-trailer closes Hwy 111 N at Sequatchie/Hamilton Co. line Video included

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A tractor-trailer has overturned on Highway 111 at the Hamilton-Sequatchie County line.  More>>

US wants drug prices in TV ads: 'Patients deserve to know'

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The federal government says that it wants to force drugmakers to disclose prices for prescription medicines in their TV commercials. More>>

Voter records offered for sale month ahead of elections

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Security researchers say an estimated 35 million voter records from 19 U.S. states have been offered for sale on a dark web online forum.
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UPDATE: No charges filed in Rhea Co. puppy hoarding case Video included

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On Tuesday, over 100 dogs were rescued from horrible living conditions. More>>

Judge dismisses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against President Trump

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Trump's tweet calling a sketch of a man who allegedly threatened Daniels "a total con job" was constitutionally protected, the judge says. More>>

UPDATE: Sears at Hamilton Place to close as retailer files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

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"This is a company that in the 1950s stood like a colossus over the American retail landscape," a retail consultant said. More>>

FAA reports some flight delays due to storms, high winds

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The Federal Aviation Association (FAA) is reporting thunderstorms could lead to delays in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and Houston. And that wind may slow flights in the New York area. More>>

UPDATE: Fatal crash on Champion Road in Hamilton County Video included

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One person has died in a crash on Champion Road. More>>

Firefighters climb 150 feet to extinguish fire at Ardent Mills

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Chattanooga firefighters were called Ardent Mills on Riverside Lane Monday morning for smoke in the building. More>>

#Decision2018: Early voting starts Monday in Georgia Video included

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According to election officials, this mid-term election has the highest voter participation rate in comparison to the past few years. More>>

Chattanooga City council to decide on a proposal that puts new penalties on using a phone in a school zone

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The Chattanooga city council will decide on whether or not to vote on an ordinance that proposes increased restricting on the use of a mobile device inside a marked school zone. More>>

UPDATE: Fairyland Elementary parents unable to address board members about cafeteria issues Video included

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Fairyland Elementary School parents attended the Walker County Board of Education meeting hoping to ask school board members about ongoing issues with their cafeteria. More>>

Family evacuates Panama City to deliver baby in Chattanooga Video included

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Brooke Brumelow was supposed to have a medically necessary C-section in Panama City. She says the severity of the storm caused her plans to change, but the outcome was just as beautiful. More>>

Cleveland man rounds our #TeamKelly on NBC's The Voice

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Monday night, Josh Davis sang Sam Smith's "Too Good at Goodbyes" during the blind auditions to claim a spot on the show. More>>

Official: Tennessee woman, 4 kids killed in murder-suicide

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A Tennessee official says a mother and four children have been found shot to death at a home in Columbia. More>>

Families of people missing after Hurricane Michael turn to social media for clues

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"Please Help Me Find My Son," one mother wrote in a Facebook group that was set up to locate missing people during disasters. More>>

YOUR 3 CENTS: Facial hair or a clean shave? Video included

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One viewer is sharing his concerns about the popularity of beards. More>>

Judge doesn't want social media interaction in RICO case Video included

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The racketeering case surrounding the 55 defendants is set to make history and has attorneys from all over watching. More>>

Medical event leads to crash on Highway 58

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A police spokesperson says a 72-year-old man was driving south when he ran off the road and landed against a tree stump. More>>

Rain showers likely after 9AM

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Good Morning Tennessee Valley, Umbrellas and jackets will be needed today as light rain begins to move into the area after 9AM. More>>

Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

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Paul Allen died in Seattle at the age of 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, his company Vulcan Inc. announced. More>>

The Latest: NASA exploring flying space station without crew

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Two astronauts from the U.S. and Russia are making an emergency landing after a Russian booster rocket carrying them into orbit to the International Space Station has failed after launch. More>>

What the Tech? Making money online Video included

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Of course, some are schemes and shams but we’ve found three places online to go for a little extra spending money. More>>

Local churches making a difference in the Florida Panhandle Video included

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A team made up of 14 volunteers from Ooltewah Baptist Church, Hamilton County and CrossNet Baptist Network, are spending their week cleaning, fixing and repairing what residents can’t do alone. More>>

Saudi government considering plan to admit that writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in consulate

Saudi investigation delegation enter the consulate before Turkish forensic police and investigation delegation arrive at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct. 15, 2018 in Istanbul. Photo by Ozan Kose / AFP - Getty Images Saudi investigation delegation enter the consulate before Turkish forensic police and investigation delegation arrive at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct. 15, 2018 in Istanbul. Photo by Ozan Kose / AFP - Getty Images
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The Saudis are putting together an explanation that would absolve Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of responsibility by giving him plausible deniability to say he didn’t order the killing and didn’t know about it.

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#3IYT: Christmas has come to Henagar, Alabama Video included

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Eddie's Florist has more than 200 fully decorated Christmas trees for you to browse and buy ornaments from. More>>

Domestic dispute leads to accidental shooting of mother

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A violent domestic dispute on Friday night in Dalton escalated to an accidental shooting that put a mother into the hospital and her two sons in jail. More>>

Woman killed in crash on North Terrace

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Police say 67-year-old Sandra Witzel was driving west when she ran off the road and hit a tree. More>>

Volunteers from the Tennessee Valley help clean up Panama City Video included

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The Florida panhandle was battered by 155 mph winds destroying homes and businesses. The stunning scope of Hurricane Michael's damage in Panama City is almost unimaginable. More>>

Two local Red Cross volunteers bring supplies to southwest Georgia Video included

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Southwest Georgia was in the direct path of Hurricane Michael. Many communities are still without power and food supplies are running low.
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Prince Harry and Meghan expecting their 1st child in spring

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Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle have arrived in Sydney a day before they officially start a 16-day tour of Australia and the South Pacific. More>>

Red Cross volunteers from across region stationed in GA for Hurricane Michael relief efforts Video included

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UPDATE: About 250 Red Cross volunteers from across the region are stationed in Macon, Georgia for Hurricane Michael relief efforts. Two volunteers are from Hamilton County. Saturday morning, they learned they will be sent to Benevolence, Georgia in Randol More>>

Red Cross volunteers answer the need for help Video included

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Two Red Cross volunteers from the Tennessee Valley are helping in areas affected by Hurricane Michael, and Channel 3 is traveling with them. Tim Pham reports from Oakfield, GA More>>

Local Red Cross volunteers deploy to hurricane-impacted areas of Gulf Coast Video included

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Two Red Cross volunteers from the Tennessee Valley are helping in areas affected by Hurricane Michael, and Channel 3 is traveling with them. More>>

Minor earthquake hits Grundy County

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A 2.3 earthquake hit 7 miles southwest of Altamont in Grundy County. More>>

Chattanooga Public Works to begin collecting loose leaves

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The City of Chattanooga, Department of Public Works, will begin collecting loose leaves on-demand from residents Monday, October 15, 2018. More>>

UPDATE: Woman charged with murder in Whitfield County

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Whitfield County woman arrested for killing her dad. More>>

UPDATE: Motorcyclist dies in crash near Highway 153 and Hamill Road

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Chattanooga Police have released the name of the person killed Sunday in a fatal accident near Highway 153 and Hamill Road More>>

East Brainerd car break-ins caught on surveillance video Video included

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Residents in an East Brainerd neighborhood say they've been the target of some recent car break-ins. More>>

SueBob's Diner to host fundraiser for Powells Crossroads Police Department Video included

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Patty Henry of SueBob’s Diner is hosting a fundraiser to help the Powells Crossroads Police Department purchase stop sticks. More>>

No winning Mega Millions ticket, jackpot now $654 million

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No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, meaning the jackpot climbs to $654 million. More>>

UPDATE: Stolen car found in Varnell, search continues for suspect

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Police say the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous. More>>

Two new problem areas discovered on Highway 127 on Signal Mountain Video included

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Jennifer Flynn of T-DOT says engineers discovered two new problem areas Friday morning.  More>>

Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum opening in Kentucky

The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum is opening this week in Kentucky.

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Prince Harry, Meghan Markle expecting a baby in the spring

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"Their Royal Highnesses have appreciated all of the support they have received from people around the world since their wedding," the palace said. More>>

Dry morning with light afternoon and evening showers

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Good Morning Tennessee Valley, It will be a pleasant fall morning with a partly cloudy sky with temperatures in the mid 60s for the Bus Stop. More>>

Giving fatigue should not be an issue heading into the holidays Video included

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The holiday season is right around the corner and officials talk about giving fatigue. More>>

Pleasant Fall evening, warm temps Monday

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On Sunday night, temperatures will drop into the low-60s, still with the chance for spotty showers. Monday should be even warmer with highs in the upper-70s to 80 and partly sunny, 20% chance for isolated showers. More>>

McKamey Animal Center helping Albany Humane Society impacted by Hurricane Michael

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The storm left the Albany Humane Society without power and water. More>>

Hog escapes in Bledsoe County

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The department posted on Facebook that the hog's gate was left open and that's how it got out. More>>

Softball tournament supports local police officer's wife, sheriff's deputy who need new kidneys Video included

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Channel 3 has shared stories about the search for kidney donors for Rachel Chambers and Deputy David Headrick. More>>

Murray County firefighters battle mobile home fire

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It happened around 7:00 p.m. on Highway 225 North. More>>

Fall-like weather for the weekend, Scattered showers Sunday

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Sunday will be a little warmer with highs in the low to mid-70s with more clouds. There is a chance for the entire area for scattered showers at 30% throughout the day into the nighttime hours. More>>

Rossville man arrested after crashing into mobile home

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Sheriff Gary Sisk confirms that the Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash that happened on Lakeview Drive on Saturday. No one was hurt. More>>

Man charged with attempted murder in hotel stabbing

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A man is behind bars accused of trying to stab a man to death. More>>

Decatur Fire Department responds to crash involving two cars

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The Decatur Fire Department said it happened on Friday after a high school football game let out on Highway 58 South just past the Meigs County Amvets Post 90. More>>

RECIPE: Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie

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This easy, mouth-watering dessert will have all your guests craving more! More>>

WEEKEND ROAD CLOSINGS

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Weekend Road Closures More>>

The Latest: Missing writer's fiancee says he wasn't nervous

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The Washington Post says the Turkish government has told U.S. officials it has audio and video proof that missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed. More>>

Travel insurance and Hurricane Michael Video included

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Here are a few key things to keep in mind about most travel insurance policies when it comes to natural disasters. More>>

What the Tech? Saving paper photos Video included

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If you follow these steps, you can put about 1,000 old photos onto your computer in less than an hour. More>>

Warm waters of the Hiwassee River postpone trout stocking by TWRA

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Some fishermen may be disappointed by the river not being stocked on time, but the delay will help the trout and anglers in the long run. More>>

Person shot during armed-robbery on Bonny Oaks Drive

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Police say four suspects approached the victim with guns drawn and demanded money. More>>

Hospice chaplain making a difference for patients, families Video included

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Chaplain Phyllis Borchert provides spiritual care to the staff and patients at Chattanooga's Hospice Care Center. More>>

Chase ends with suspect crashing into Chattanooga police patrol cars Video included

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Police say 40-year-old Lajeromeny Brown led officers on a chase and crashed into the cars on Noah Reid Road. More>>

Corker reaffirms support for Blackburn: 'It's self-evident by virtue of me being here' Video included

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Senator Bob Corker and Congressman Marsha Blackburn were in Chattanooga on Friday talking about ways to combat modern slavery and human trafficking. More>>

Mega Millions drawing offers awful odds but huge jackpot

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Numbers will be drawn Friday night for a chance at the estimated $548 million Mega Millions prize. More>>

FreightWaves expanding in Chattanooga, creating 260 new jobs

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FreightWaves is expanding and creating 260 new jobs in the Scenic City. More>>

Car crashes into tree on Market St. Thursday night, driver injured

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A driver was taken to an area hospital after crashing into a tree Thursday night. More>>

Chattanooga Police Dept. donates two patrol cars to Puerto Rico Video included

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Two Chattanooga Police Department patrol vehicles will be donated to support the island as it continues to recover from Hurricane Maria. More>>

Crew member dies after fall on set of Mister Rogers movie

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Officials say the man died at a hospital. More>>

Tennessee sailor killed at Pearl Harbor to be laid to rest

Remains of a sailor killed during World War II are being returned home to Tennessee for burial.

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TVA emergency response team training Video included

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TVA owns 150 properties across seven states that help power over 9 million homes. The Authority has its own emergency response team that train to respond to any TVA property.  More>>

Grab a hair restraint! Bare hands and dirty equipment lowers scores Video included

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With majority of the scores in the 90s, you do not need to worry about going out to eat this week. More>>

Exhibit opens telling the story of McMinn County's Battle of Athens Video included

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On August 1, 1946, returning veterans from World War II were frustrated with the political voting system -- surrounded the county jail. More>>

TDOT warns drivers to avoid parts of I-24 EB bridge over Chestnut Street Video included

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FROM TDOT: The Tennessee Department of Transportation contract crews will have temporary lane closures this weekend on I-24 East on the bridge over Chestnut Street at mile marker 178.6 near the U.S. 27 interchange in Chattanooga to replace deteriorating s More>>

Can't contact a loved one in Florida? Officials say be patient.

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If you have someone along the Gulf Coast you haven't been able to reach yet, officials say be patient. There's a link to make a report. More>>

Hurricane Michael 'an absolute monster,' says governor as death toll rise

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Almost one-and-a-half million customers were without power Thursday night as Michael remained a tropical storm almost two days after landfall. More>>

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