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Santa's Wonderland returns at Oak Ridge Baptist Church - 47abc

Santa's Wonderland returns at Oak Ridge Baptist Church - 47abc WMDT ...


LPD- LaFollette man taken to UT Medical Center with gunshot wound after domestic disturbance

The police department said officers were sent to an area on Linden Avenue about a domestic disturbance, with reports of ...


Tennessee to receive $13 million in Juul teen vaping settlement

Tennessee is one of 33 states receiving a portion of the nearly $440 million settlement after a two-year investigation into ...


After dense morning fog, rain settles back in

We are looking at some showers late Saturday into early Sunday with a stronger storm next week. ...


Lifetime member of LaFollette Rescue Squad passes away

Curtis Curt Eugene Jessie, 69, died on December 6, according to his obituary. ...


3 East Tennessee players earn top honors at 2022 Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards

Several players from East Tennessee schools were nominated as the top three finalists in their division. ...


Pearl Harbor relic from USS Arizona now in Bearden Middle School

Many consider the sunken ship a grave that holds the memories of more than 1,100 crewmen that died on December ...


KCS seeks change on new state third-grade retention law, mother of student shares concerns

A mother of a 9-year-old student shared why she worries about this law, while KCS looks for solutions. ...


Tennessee Comptroller's Office suggests East Sevier Co. Utility Board step down

For years, people who live on English Mountain have not been able to get clean, reliable access to water in ...


Darrin Smith sentenced to 50 years in prison for child sex crimes

Thanks to the bravery of these victims, no more children will be harmed by this defendant. ...


Second Harvest prepares for its annual Double your Donation Day

The event is a telethon and day of giving to benefit Second Harvest Food of East Tennessee. ...


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Nasdaq Composite rises more than 1 percent on steady jobless claims

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were bought up on Thursday, with all the major indices finishing with appreciable ...

New Zealand laws to require Facebook, Google to pay for news

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: The government of New Zealand said it will introduce a law requiring major online digital companies, such ...

China to sell electric vehicles in Japan in 2023

TOKYO, Japan: China's BYD Co's said it would start selling its first electric vehicles in Japan early next year.China's BYD, ...

Change comes to US auto union as reformers win elections

DETROIT, Michigan: In an election triggered by a federal bribery and embezzlement scandal involving former United Auto Workers (UAW) union ...

U.S. stocks take breather, Nasdaq Composite slips 56 points

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. and around the world fell on Wednesday although losses were mostly ...

Hearing aids now sold without prescriptions in US

WASHINGTON D.C.: Hearing aids can now be sold without prescriptions from a doctor in the U.S., making it easier and ...

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New Zealand laws to require Facebook, Google to pay for news

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: The government of New Zealand said it will introduce a law requiring major online digital companies, such ...

Facebook Parent Meta Threatens to Remove News from Platform

Facebook parent Meta Platforms Inc. said Tuesday it will be 'forced to consider' removing news content from its platform if ...

Another EU state bans liberal Russian TV network

Lithuania has blocked TV Dozhd citing Latvia's withdrawal of its broadcasting licenseFrom Thursday night, the exiled Russian liberal media outlet ...

China's COVID protests highlight need to protect Chinese diaspora, says rights expert

Ottawa [Canada], December 7 (ANI): Human rights activists in Canada are calling on Justin Trudeau's government to support the Chinese ...

Al Jazeera Takes Slain Journalist's Case to ICC

The Hague, Netherlands - TV network Al Jazeera submitted the case of slain journalist Shireen Abu Akleh to the International ...

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2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...


Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...


Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...


'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...


After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...


Sheriff: Vandals cut power across North Carolina county

MOORE COUNTY, North Carolina: Local authorities said that two power substations in Moore County, North Carolina, were damaged by gunfire, ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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