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Knox Co. judge rules on first same-sex custody battle in Tenn.

A Knox County judge says a child's non-biological mother has no parental rights.

The over 24-hour sit in has come to an end, now the question is will there be a vote on gun control? It started on Wednesday by Democrats angry with Republicans for not bringing a vote on gun control to the House floor. Washington Correspondent Kellie Meyer talks with lawmakers on both sides about what’s next for gun control in Congress.

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Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is calling it the ‘most important legislation in Congress.' It’s a bill that would fund groundbreaking medical research. A Tennessee man is pushing for the bill’s passage after science saved his eyesight. Washington Correspondent Kellie Meyer met up with him on Capitol Hill.

Knox County deputies search for missing 87-year-old

Our Town heads to Blount County this week

Oklahoma man finds 'creatures' in tap water

Knoxville gang member convicted of attempted first degree murder

Crews finding ways to beat the heat in order to get the job done

Lawmakers find uncertainty in the wake of U.K. exit from European Union

Lonesome Dove opens in Patrick Sullivan's building

Tips to create a professional resume and cover letter

Man gets stuck in vent during alleged restaurant burglary

More than 400 Tenn. grocery stores approved to sell wine

Stages West reopens, employees spend year off full of Volunteer Spirit

East Tennessee Celebrity Roast featuring Phil Fulmer

Back Porch on the Creek hosts LOVERBOY

July 5 is the last day for registration for Aug. 4 election

Flooding deaths in West Virginia

Bald eagle released in honor of Orlando shooting victims

Splash Country holds Water Safety Day

Graffiti artist banned from all national parks after vandalism: I'm a bad person

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