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Fire at Old Knoxville Recycling

Posted: 02/12/2008 - Investigators are trying to figure out what started a fire at an east Knoxville business.

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Crossville cop killed in crash

Updated: 02/11/2008 - A Crossville police officer is being mourned tonight, just a few days after he died in an off-duty traffic crash.

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Former Union County Sheriff dies

Updated: 02/11/2008 - Swan Pitts, 86, pulled over a car carrying Hank Williams on December 31st, 1952. Many people Williams was already dead at the time.

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Lady Vols Think Pink

Updated: 03/26/2009 - Knoxville (WVLT) -- When the Lady Vols tip off Monday night against the Rugters Scarlet Knights, they may be seeing red, but they will be thinking pink. The game is part of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association's 2008 Think Pink Campaign aimed at raising breast cancer awareness. We're covering East Tennessee health, with more on how raising awareness can bring researchers closer to finding a cure.

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Gender balance in the Knox County Commission

Updated: 02/11/2008 - Knoxville (WVLT) -- Nine of the existing Knox County commissioners are discussing the appointments of three different districts, including district four that currently has no representative. Volunteer TV's Kim Bedford has more on why there are no females on the commission right now and how that could change. Diane Jordan was the sole female on commission for years. Now there are nine males left in charge. Nine females versus 31 males ran for county commission in last week's primaries. Amy Broyles won District 2, Seat B and Ruthie Kuhlman won District 4, Seat A. But how much should gender play a role in deciding the future appointments.

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Man charged in shooting death of girlfriend

Updated: 02/11/2008 - Loudon County authorities believe domestic violence played a role in the shooting death of a woman over the weekend, allegedly by her boyfriend.

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TVA set to vote on rate increase

Posted: 02/11/2008 - CHATTANOOGA, TN (AP) -- Tennessee Valley Authority board members will vote Friday on a rate increase that is expected to add between $4 and $7 to monthly bills for residential customers starting April 1.

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Vol Chris Lofton Named SEC Player Of The Week

Posted: 02/11/2008 - The senior guard led Tennessee with 26 points while tying a career-high with five steals against Florida, and his 15 points led the Vols in a 47-45 win against LSU.

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Price of postage on the way up soon

Posted: 02/11/2008 - Mailing a letter will soon cost a penny more. The U.S. Postal Service says the price of a first-class stamp will rise to 42 cents starting May 12th.

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Former Tennessee Lt. Governor hospitalized

Posted: 02/11/2008 - Former Lt. Gov. John Wilder has been hospitalized since last week with pneumonia but his family says he's doing better and should be home soon.

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CBS: 2 Journalists Missing in Basra

Basra, Iraq

Posted: 02/11/2008 - Two CBS News journalists were missing in the predominantly Shiite southern city of Basra, the network said Monday.

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Tractor trailer burns in Jefferson County

Posted: 02/11/2008 - All lanes of Interstate 40 in Jefferson County are back open, following an overnight tractor trailer fire that closed traffic in that area.

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