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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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