Hemlock permanently closing $1.2B plant in Clarksville

Posted: 5:32 PM - Hemlock Semiconductor Group is permanently closing its idled polysilicon plant in Clarksville, citing global trade disputes that have led to an oversupply of the compound used in solar energy panels.

Sprint accused of billing for unwanted services

Posted: 2:00 PM - Federal regulators are accusing Sprint Corp. of illegally billing its wireless customers tens of millions of dollars in unwanted charges for text message alerts and other services.

Fourteen charged for roles in meningitis outbreak

Updated: 1:58 PM - Federal prosecutors say the indictment of 14 people in connection with a meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people nationwide is the largest criminal case ever brought in the U.S. over contaminated medicine.

Mainly gray, spotty A.M. mix shower Thursday

Updated: 5:32 PM - .Today's high in Knoxville was 45 degrees at 4:38 PM at McGhee Tyson Airport. This morning's low was 40 degrees. Airport rain today: None 1.79 inches of rain for December so far... 39.22 inches of rain and melted snow since January 1, 2014...6.72 inches BELOW NORMAL for the year. Peak wind gust today: 13 mph

Ask Heather - creating icy roads

Updated: 12/10/2014 - Christopher, from Sevierville, wanted to know how the ground temperature and air temperature play into ice forming on the roads.

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