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Senior Atlanta-born politician faces multi-million dollar fraud counts

ATLANTA, Georgia - A former Georgia state legislator and former senior member of the Board of Regents of the University ...


GALLERY- Knox County Junior Fair Broiler and Turkey Shows - Life & Culture - knoxpages.com

GALLERY: Knox County Junior Fair Broiler and Turkey Shows knoxpages.com ...


Give a pet a forever home during Clear the Shelters 2020

Hundreds of animals in East Tennessee need a loving home. You can adopt a furry friend from a shelter near ...


KCHD's public virus testing shifts to Jacob Building next week

Dr. Martha Buchanan, department director, announced Friday the new site will help spare people waiting for a test from standing ...


THP- 18-year-old killed, deputy injured in Maynardville Highway crash in Union Co.

THP said the crash happened as the teen pulled into the path of an oncoming deputy's cruiser in Maynardville. ...


Blount County High School students dance at the "Midsummer Masquerade" for prom

Their prom was held at Colonial Estate Weddings and Events on Saturday. ...


27-year-old hospitalized with COVID-19 in Tennessee

Robert Livingston, his wife and his 8-month-old daughter all tested positive for COVID-19 last month. ...


Jefferson City nonprofit hands out hundreds of bags stuffed with school supplies for kids in need

Appalachian Outreach's "Back to School Bash" is usually an event filled with inflatables, food and community. This year, a drive-through ...


Tennessee tax-free weekends for back to school & restaurants

Additional electronic devices, including TVs, will be tax-free during the back to school shopping weekend. Plus, they've added a tax ...


July data shows COVID-19's growing impact on East Tennessee

While overall testing in the region doubled, positive test results quadrupled. At least 300 people were hospitalized and 59 people ...


Knoxville Home & Garden show to open August 22

Knoxville Home & Garden show to open August 22 WVLT ...


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Solid demand drives Wall Street higher, Nasdaq hits new record high

NEW YORK, New York - The Nasdaq hit another record high on Monday as America's thirst for technology stocks continued.Investors ...

Dwayne Johnson takes 50% stake in XFL

Former World Wrestling Entertainment star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has reportedly teamed up with an investment firm to purchase the ...

Asian stocks take breather as dollar roars back

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as the U.S. dollar attempted a comeback, after weeks ...

Former Bausch Health CEO, CFO and FC sanctioned over SEC disclosures

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said Friday that Bausch Health, a multinational pharmaceutical company based in ...

Twenty-six airlines now operating at Dublin Airport

DUBLIN, Ireland - Good news for the tourism industry in Ireland. A total of twenty-six airlines have now resumed operations ...

Three people including a minor face charges over Twitter attack

SAN FRANCISCO, California - Three people, including a teenager and a juvenile, were charged on Friday for their alleged roles ...

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Satellite television company Dish acquires Ting Mobile

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 3 (ANI): Satellite television company Dish has acquired Ting Mobile, a small cell service provider, in ...

Reds outlast Tigers; Alexander fans 9 in a row

Nick Castellanos belted two homers and the Cincinnati Reds overcame a record-setting performance by Tyler Alexander to post a 4-3 ...

Davao de Oro's TV Eskwela launched

DAVAO DE ORO, July 30 (PIA) - The provincial government of Davao de Oro and the Department of Education launched ...

Dak Among Cowboys Vets Returning To The Star

FRISCO, Texas - For the first time this offseason, the majority of the roster was at The Star inside Ford ...

Fox News Fires Ed Henry Over Sexual Misconduct. It Was Warned Not To Promote Him

Fox News fired Ed Henry after an investigation into "willful sexual misconduct in the workplace." In 2017, a colleague had ...

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Prison in eastern Afghanistan under ferocious attack by ISIS fighters

KABUL, Afghanistan - An attack on a prison in eastern Afghanistan by ISIS fighters which began on Sunday has continued ...


Rescue mission for 8 U.S. service members ends, recovery initiated

The seven Marines and sailor missing after their amphibious assault vehicle sank off the California coast are presumed dead as ...


Republicans ratchet up anti-China rhetoric with TikTok ban

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. President Donald Trump is banning the use of the TikTok app, widely used by Americans particularly ...


Mexico governors call for Covid czar to resign as death toll soars

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Mexico has recorded more coronavirus-related deaths than the UK, and as the figure rose above 47,000 ...


Israelis now flying directly to Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Qatar

Business and private jets flying from Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport to the United Arab Emirates are a fairly regular occurrence, although ...


U.S. decision to dump WHO dangerous and irresponsible

Microbes do not recognize borders. We are all safe only when everybody is safe. In a pandemic, to attack the ...


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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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