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Endangered teen, accused kidnapper in Cherokee National Forest

A 13-year-old girl and her alleged kidnapper may be in East Tennessee according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

Knoxville Police are on the scene and Tennessee Department of Transportation officials are on the way to a sinkhole in the northbound lanes of Alcoa Highway that opened up early Wednesday morning.

According to investigators, 20 hunters were involved in bear baiting in East Tennessee.

KCHD, TennCare Kids and community partners celebrate Child Health Week

Suspicious suitcase found at Knoxville Party City

Understanding the role of victim advocates

Jefferson County deputies searching for runaway teen

Some 6,000 people possibly exposed to Legionnaires at Tenn. motel

ETSU student wears gorilla mask to Black Lives Matter demonstration

Dolly Parton first artist to top Billboard chart for six decades

What you need to know about Tennessee sinkholes

High school senior proves not every win shows up on the scoreboard

Explosive devices found in Harlan County, Kentucky

Birth control and depression in women linked in new study

Maryville couple arrested in marijuana grow investigation

Child rapist convicted of abusing second grader

Coach Jones comments on free "Butch cuts"

Lawyer: Stop and Frisk law legal when used correctly

Bear baiting brings hefty penalties

Sheriff's office: Report of shooting at SC elementary school

Making Strides event kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness month

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