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Guns banned from bars, again

Updated: 11/23/2009 - It's once again illegal for you to carry a handgun into Tennessee bars even if you have a permit.

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George Thomas' alleged 'inflammatory' statement

Updated: 11/20/2009 - Prosecutors argued it makes their case. The defense says it's just not relevant. Both sides agree accused killer George Thomas' alleged statement to a Knox County Sheriff's deputy regarding an alleged victim is "inflammatory."

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Vols year later

Updated: 11/20/2009 - Heading into the Vandy game last year, Tennessee's 3-7 record meant instead of going bowling, the Vols would end the season rolling a gutter ball. Five wins gets you Christmas shopping early. But now, fans we spoke with say Tennessee Football is back!

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New pap smear guidelines

Updated: 11/20/2009 - On the heels of a mammography controversy, new recommendations are out regarding cervical cancer screenings. The guidelines suggest women wait until their 20's to have their first pap smear and they can be rescreened less often than previously recommended. We talked with local doctors about what you should do.

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Clayton Homes goes green and so can you

Updated: 11/20/2009 - You may be able to learn something from a Blount County business, and save some energy and money at the same time. Clayton Homes was certified green today after lowering energy usage and costs 33 percent.

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Officers serving warrant find body in Anderson Co. home

Updated: 05/19/2011 - Officers serving an arrest warrant at an Andersonville home Friday discovered human remains inside the house, and have requested the assistance of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Knox County Sheriff's Department bomb squad to recover them, according to supervisory U.S. Marshal Warren Mays.

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Darius Rucker visits WIVK, discusses change of tune

Updated: 11/20/2009 - It’s been more than 15 years since Hootie & The Blowfish released Cracked Rear View, the band’s debut album that rocketed them to stardom. On Thursday the now broken up band’s lead singer was in East Tennessee, where he found himself in the midst of a career revival in country music.

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Oprah to announce plans to end show


Updated: 11/19/2009 - Oprah Winfrey's production company says Winfrey will announce Friday that her talk show will end in 2011 after its 25th season on the air.

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How you count determines how many jobs stimulus saves, creates

Updated: 11/19/2009 - So far, the Feds claim, the $787 billion stimulus has created or saved more than 640,000 jobs, ,more than 9,500 in Tennessee. Nineteen states are getting more stimulus money than Tennnessee, but two of the ten largest awards are in our back yard; UT-Batelle and Babcock-Wilcox, for major efforts to expand research into alternative energies. They'll split more than $500 million, but by their own reports, they've created only 170 jobs so far. Sub-contractors say, it's all in how you count them. but many question how those numbers add up.

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Keeping holiday shopping safe

Updated: 11/19/2009 - 'Tis the season for shopping and shoplifting. Police agencies across East Tennessee say shoplifting increases during the holiday season.

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Overqualified workers flooding seasonal job market

Updated: 11/19/2009 - Getting a job, any job right now, is not easy for many. And when you throw in the amount of exceptional candidates who are willing to do just about anything to pay the bills, it might have you saying "Bah Humbug" this holiday season.

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