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Knox County celebrates Telecommunication Week

Updated: 04/11/2011 - It's the start of National Telecommunication Week here in Knox County where one special dispatcher was presented with an award. Volunteer TV's Whitney Kent tells us more.

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Police Identify man killed by train

Posted: 04/11/2011 - The train crew told investigators Moody was sitting on a rail with his feet between the tracks. He didn't move when the engineer blew the horn and tried to brake the train.

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Vince Dooley the Gardener

Posted: 04/08/2011 - If you're a sports fan, the name Vince Dooley is synonymous with college football. Now retired, he's dropped the pigskin for petunia's and a new book.

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Hill leaders blame each other as shutdown nears

Updated: 04/08/2011 - Top Democrats and Republicans raced against the clock Friday to avoid a partial government shutdown, negotiating behind closed doors while publicly trading accusations about the cause of the standoff.

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Historic Regas Restaurant will auction off items

Updated: 04/07/2011 - The restaurant will auction off everything from furniture to the former owner's personal favorite, a 400-year-old cheese cart from the Swiss-Italian border.

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Louisiana Rapper arrested in Tennessee

Posted: 04/06/2011 - Tennessee Highway Patrol officers arrested Louisiana rapper Webster Gradney Jr., who goes by "Webbie," for drug possession and tampering with evidence after returning from a show in Louisville, Ky.

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Nashville approves gay protection proposal

Posted: 04/06/2011 - The city of Nashville has passed an anti-discrimination ordinance that would protect gays and lesbians who work for companies that contract with the city.

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Hundreds Spend One Day Without Shoes

Posted: 04/05/2011 - Hundreds of bare feet joined Altar'd State Christian Stores in Knoxville today with one goal: to raise awareness on how some children in third world countries live.

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Stock cars will keep racing in Nashville

Posted: 04/05/2011 - According to the Associated Press newspaper, the decision Tuesday came after months of debate about whether the property should host racing as it has since 1958.

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First lady plants pinwheel garden at Capitol

Posted: 04/05/2011 - First lady Crissy Haslam has planted a pinwheel garden at the Capitol to help start Child Abuse Prevention Month. Pinwheels have become a focal point of the annual awareness campaign, which is held each April.

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CAC services would be hurt by government shutdown

Updated: 04/04/2011 - The Knox County CAC would be severely impacted by a looming government shutdown. CAC officials doubt the budget impasse in Washington will lead to an actual shutdown, however.

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Former Gov. Ned McWherter dies at 80

Updated: 04/04/2011 - McWherter was governor from 1987 to 1995, following 20 years in the Legislature, 14 of them leading the House. He also was a political adviser to Bill Clinton during his presidency.

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Family marks 43rd anniversary of MLK assassination

Posted: 04/04/2011 - The eldest son of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is calling attention to workers' rights as the civil rights icon's family mourns the 43rd anniversary of his slaying.

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Proposal would allow multi-party nomination

Posted: 04/04/2011 - Republican Sen. Stacey Campfield of Knoxville wants to allow candidates to be listed on the ballot as the nominee of more than one political party.

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Friends, strangers mourn Chattanooga officer

Posted: 04/04/2011 - Friends, acquaintances and even strangers are mourning the death of a 27-year Chattanooga Police veteran who was killed on Saturday while responding to an armed robbery at a pawn shop.

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Kroger says data base with customer information breached

Posted: 04/01/2011 - Kroger sent an email to customers tonight saying the data base containing customers' names and email addresses has been breached. They say no other personal information was released, but customers may get spam email messages.

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