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Cameron promises tough action to fight militants

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Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Friday to plug gaps in Britain's armory to combat terror, describing the extremist threat posed by the Islamic State group as being more dangerous than even that of al-Qaida. More>>

Stewart says Ward's death will affect him forever

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Speaking quietly and with a trembling voice, NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said Friday that the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for the first time since his car struck and... More>>

East Tennessee soldiers prepare for deployment to Kuwait

More than 120 Tennessee soldiers from the 252nd Military Police Company gathered Friday morning in Cleveland, Tennessee to say goodbye to friends and family as they prepared for deployment overseas.  More>>

New Shindigs restaurant coming to downtown Bristol, opens Sept. 2

Inside Shindigs (Source: Facebook) Inside Shindigs (Source: Facebook)
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The new restaurant side of the business is scheduled to open for lunch on Tuesday, September 2nd. Lunch will be served daily from Monday through Saturday. Nate Singleton, co-owner of the new restaurant said recently that his group is hoping to fill a niche in the downtown lunch scene.  More>>

Former Hawkins sheriff employee charged with statutory rape

A former Hawkins County Sheriff's Office employee was charged Thursday with three counts of statutory rape. More>>

Friday Morning Kickoff at Tennessee High School

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The News Channel 11 Friday Morning Kickoff crew were in Bristol this morning at Tennessee High School to help celebrate tonight's game. More>>

Judge to hear advocacy groups' lawsuit urging medicare expansion in TN

A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments in a lawsuit accusing the state of failing to provide certain services required by the federal health care law. More>>

Father, step-mother of Alexa Linboom to appear for hearing in Hawkins County Video included

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The parents of a young girl whose death shocked the region are due in court today. More>>

UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

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The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country, including more than a million people who fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency said requires the biggest operation in... More>>

Sullivan Co. deputies arrest Kingsport couple following report of stabbing Video included

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Sullivan County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a Kingsport couple following a report of a stabbing Thursday. More>>

Pro-Russia separatists in control of coastal town

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Pro-Russia separatists, relaxed and well-equipped, held firm control on Friday of the strategic coastal town of Novoazovsk, a day after Ukraine claimed tanks and armored vehicles had invaded from Russia. More>>

Pakistani premier denies asking army to mediate

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Pakistan's prime minister on Friday denied asking the country's military chief to mediate with opposition leaders and protesters who have camped for two weeks outside parliament in the capital, Islamabad, demanding... More>>

Former Sullivan South assistant band director indicted on 13 counts of statutory rape Video included

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A Johnson City man was indicted Wednesday on 13 counts of statutory rape by the Sullivan County Grand Jury following an investigation into an alleged relationship with a teenage girl. More>>

Remembering Greene County Commissioner-elect, Earl Fletcher, Jr. Video included

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Updated: Aug 28, 2014 08:21 PM

News Channel 11 has learned that commissioner-elect Earl Fletcher, Jr. has died. Friday morning, he was found dead in the hallway of the Nathanael Greene Museum where he served as executive director. More>>

Donors give $8K to purchase headstone for murdered 2-year-old girl Video included

Almost two years after her death, Wise County Deputies realized Emma Baldwin had not received a proper burial. Almost two years after her death, Wise County Deputies realized Emma Baldwin had not received a proper burial.
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The Wise County Sheriff Office is raising money to purchase a tombstone for Emma Baldwin.The 2-year-old girl was murdered in October 2012. More>>

Wounded Ft. Campbell vet surprised with mortgage-free home Video included

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A wounded soldier learned at Thursday night's Titans game that a mortgage-free home will be built for him and his family in Hendersonville. More>>

THP to conduct 'no refusal' enforcement Labor Day weekend Video included

Troopers will enforce a "no refusal" campaign across Tennessee roadways over the Labor Day weekend. The enforcement will include driver checkpoints. More>>

Comedian Joan Rivers hospitalized in New York City

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Joan Rivers remained in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. More>>

Proposed Pigeon Forge restaurant with distillery creates dispute

A business owner is trying to open up a restaurant in Pigeon Gorge that would include a distillery. So far the Pigeon Forge Planning Commission isn't moving forward with the idea. More>>

Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul

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Malaysia Airlines will cut 6,000 workers as part of a $1.9 billion overhaul announced Friday to revive its damaged brand after being hit by double passenger jet disasters. More>>

Storm Team 11 Weather: Hot and Humid, Late Day Storm

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Hot and Humid with a Few Late Day Storms

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Dobyns-Bennett Marching Band takes on Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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Almost 400 local students are the latest to participate ina fundraising campaign gone viral. People from across the country and around the world have been dousing themselves in ice-cold water to help find a cure for ALS.Since July 29th, the Ice Bucket Challenge has raised more than $94 million for the fight against ALS. The challenge continues to spread as people step up to raise money and awareness for the devastating disease.Thursday, one of the largest bands in the state of Tennessee took ... More>>

Community funded Tweetsie Trail opens Thursday Video included

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The official opening of the long awaited Tweetsie Trail is finally here. Thursday is the ribbon cutting, followed by a celebration this weekend at the Tweetsie Trail Trek on Saturday. More>>

John Lennon's killer denied parole again

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He will have another chance for parole in 2016.

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Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria

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President Barack Obama tamped down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in... More>>

UN: Ebola disease caseload could reach 20,000

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The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is accelerating and could grow six times larger to infect as many as 20,000 people, the World Health Organization said Thursday. The U.N. health agency unveiled a new road map for... More>>

Attempt to call missing jet may alter search area

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Shortly after the missing Malaysian airliner disappeared from radar, airline officials on the ground tried repeatedly to call the crew of the Boeing 777 using a satellite phone that might have left clues to the jet's... More>>

Drugs killed Oklahoma inmate in troubled execution

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An Oklahoma death row inmate who writhed, moaned and clenched his teeth before he was pronounced dead about 43 minutes after his execution began succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after... More>>

Lawsuit against Sullivan Co. moves forward Video included

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After months of back and forth, Sullivan County leaders could not come to an agreement Thursday morning to settle a lawsuit involving 7 former highway department employees.For an hour and a half, commissioners discussed the a settlement that would give each employee $3,000. Commissioners also discussed the possibility of rehiring 3 of the 7 workers.Sullivan County Attorney Dan Street urged the commission to make a decision."Let’s not pass it on to the next commission solely for the purpose of... More>>

Just Jump trampoline park coming to Johnson City

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Johnson City is going to be home to the first trampoline park in the Tri-Cities and southwest Virginia later this year. Local families will no longer have to drive over 90 miles to find the closest facility of its kind. 



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Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers

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The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before meeting their deaths in the... More>>

After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans

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Acknowledging he "didn't get it right" with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six... More>>

Obama puts Ukraine violence squarely on Russia

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President Barack Obama suggested Thursday that the U.S. might impose new economic sanctions on Russia, blaming it squarely for the warfare in eastern Ukraine. But he ruled out any military options and proposed no shift in... More>>

Dog wash will help buy equipment for K-9 police dogs in Tri-Cities Video included

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 Natural Pet Supply in Johnson City is holding a dog washing event Saturday, August 30th, benefit the Washington County/Johnson City Animal Shelter and to help buy extra equipment for K-9 police dogs in the Tri-cities.
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Tony Stewart to return to competition Sunday Video included

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Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race. More>>

Apple to unveil next products at Sept. 9 event

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Apple's latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company. More>>

TONIGHT: UT preseason show, Titans game airs on Me-TV 11.2

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University of Tennessee and Titans fans have something to cheer about. We have some special programming on ME TV (11.2).  More>>

ETSU football announces second annual Women’s Football 101 Clinic

The clinic costs $20 per person in advance, and $25 at the door, while ETSU faculty/staff may attend for just $10 and students are free with a valid ID. More>>

C.E.R.T. class announced for Washington County citizen

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Sheriff Ed Graybeal and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with the Washington County Emergency Management Agency will be hosting a CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) class for the citizens of Washington County. More>>

VIDEO: Dolly Parton accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Kenny Rogers

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Dolly Parton has recently been challenged by several famous folks, including her duet partner Kenny Rodgers.  More>>

NHTSA rule provides consumers with recall info on cars, motorcycles

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A new National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) rule requires automakers and motorcycle manufacturers to provide vehicle specific recall information for consumers on the NHTSA's SaferCar website.  More>>

Joan Rivers in critical condition after surgery

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The 81-year-old comedian was in critical condition after her heart stopped while undergoing throat surgery Thursday morning. More>>

2 fired after teen suicides at state facility Video included

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Two officers have been fired and a manager has resigned after an independent review of two suicides at a youth detention center in East Tennessee. More>>

Northeast TN health officials investigating increase in salmonella cases Video included

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The Northeast Tennessee Regional Health Office is investigating a sharp increase in salmonella cases. According to health officials, 19 cases of salmonella have been reported in the area since August 7th. More>>

Dobyns-Bennett's Makale Foreman named Player of the Week

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There weren't many games in week zero of the high school football season, but there were a number of big time efforts. Two different Tri-Cities running backs topped 200 yards, but it was a wide-receiver who stood above the rest. More>>

Sullivan South preps for showdown against Tennessee High

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With week zero in the rear view mirror, teams in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia are preparing for week number one of the high school football season.  More>>

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"Cops" employee dies from gunshot wound while filming Video included

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When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation. More>>

Taco Bell offers free food for life

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Taco Bell is offering an unusual contest prize: a "lifetime" of free food at its restaurants.

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1 killed, 3 injured in fiery Campbell County crash on I 75 Video included

One person was killed and three others injured in a fiery tractor trailer crash that also resulted in the closure of all lanes of Interstate 75 of in Campbell County. More>>

Federal court filings show holes used for sex acts inside Bristol adult novelty store Video included

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Federal court documents reveal in the past, the owner of an adult novelty store on State Street in Bristol, Va. was selling more than just lingerie, pornography and synthetic drugs. Instead, pictures filed at the federal courthouse in Greeneville earlier this month show waist-high holes in private rooms inside Exotic Illusions.
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Snakes and bear lead Rock Springs Elementary to close playground, outside areas Video included

Rock Springs Elementary School sent out a letter to parents saying a black rate snake was found in the school and three black rate snakes were found outside the building last week. Rock Springs Elementary School sent out a letter to parents saying a black rate snake was found in the school and three black rate snakes were found outside the building last week.
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A Sullivan County school closed its playground and outside areas today after multiple reports of wildlife on school grounds.  Rock Springs Elementary School sent out a letter to parents saying a black rate snake was found in the school and three black rate snakes were found outside the building last week. More>>

US checking report of 2nd American killed in Syria

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The U.S. is trying to determine if a second American fighting with the Islamic State group has been killed in Syria. More>>

FBI investigating reports of attacks on US banks

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The FBI said Wednesday it's working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions. More>>

Boston suspect's sister charged in NY bomb threat

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Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister was arrested Wednesday on suspicion she threatened to bomb a woman who previously had a romantic relationship with her boyfriend. More>>

September blood drives

Wellmont Health System's Marsh Regional Blood Center will conduct public blood drives at the following locations in the coming days: · Tuesday, Sept. 2, 7-10 a.m., Universal Fibers, Bristol, Virginia · Wednesday, Sept. 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., University of Virginia-Wise, Cantrell Hall, Wise, Virginia · Thursday, Sept. 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Life Care Center of Gray, Gray · Thursday, Sept. 4, noon-4 p.m., Indian Path Medical Center, Kingsport · Thursday, Sept. 4, 1-6 p.m., Food City, Wise, Virginia · T... More>>

Health official: No bacterial meningitis at ETSU Video included

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It now appears concerns about cases of bacterial meningitis among students at East Tennessee State University were unfounded. More>>

DirecTV reports outages resolved in US

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After a four-hour outage, satellite television provider DirecTV has resolved its nationwide outage of local channels on Wednesday.

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Mother of US reporter in Syria begs for his life Video included

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The mother of a hostage American journalist pleaded for his release Wednesday in a video directed at the Islamic State group, while new images emerged of mass killings, including masked militants shooting kneeling men... More>>

BREAKING

Search continues for pilot in F-15C crash in Augusta County Video included

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The search for an Air National Guard pilot continues after an F-15C single-seat aircraft based out of Massachusetts crashed in a rural area of Augusta County Wednesday morning.
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Students complain of shoddy work and safety hazards in brand new luxury apartments Video included

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Ripped floors, loose nails, no air conditioning..some students say that's what they saw when they walked through the doors of their luxury apartments for the first time.Parents and students sent us pictures of what they say is shoddy work in the new Monarch 815 apartments across from ETSU.Wednesday I met up with ETSU student Laura James who lives in the apartment so she could show me what is wrong.As we were heading up to her room the construction manager and regional manager stopped us.Once ... More>>

Bid for Damascus K9 open

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Former Damascus Police Officer Justin Miller continues his fight for the K9 he helped trained.Miller resigned from the police department in early July, taking the department's K9 named Emmy, with him.But city leaders said the dog belongs to Damascus because Emmy was purchased with a federal grant that specifies 3 ways for the city to retire a K9.The city has chosen the sealed bid option.In 3 weeks, Miller raised $9,000 to bid on Emmy."In all honestly I couldn't believe I got that much support... More>>

Roads reopened following multiple vehicle crash near Kingsport Pavilion

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The crash happened around 1:45 p.m. near the Target shopping complex. Injuries have been reported. More>>

Man held in LA serial shootings appears in court

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A man accused of going on a five-day rampage of serial shootings in the Los Angeles area made his first court appearance Wednesday on charges that could lead to the death penalty. More>>

Knoxville-based Covenant Health has "strong interest" in Wellmont partnership Video included

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Although Wellmont Health System is remaining tight-lipped about who it might partner with in the coming months, Knoxville-based Covenant Health confirms it is among the health systems interested in a possible partnership. "Covenant Health is a non-profit East Tennessee healthcare system with long-standing relationships with physicians and hospitals in the Tri-Cities region," Vice President of Marketing and Physician Services Debby Saraceni said in an email statement... More>>

Bristol, Va. City Council approves property tax increase Video included

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A property tax increase approved by the Bristol, Va., City Council on Thursday will stock city coffers to help pay bills, the vice mayor said Friday morning. More>>

Homeless Veterans Stand Down scheduled for September 5 Video included

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The second annual Homeless Veterans Stand Down is scheduled for September 5 from 8 am-3 pm and Munsey Memorial United Methodist Church in Downtown Johnson City. It is targeted toward homeless veterans and also veterans at risk of being homeless, low income veterans as well as veterans who have not connected with the V-A. More>>

Louisiana Gov. Jindal sues feds over Common Core

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In a move certain to bolster his national standing with conservatives, Republican Gov. Bobby Jindal sued the Obama administration Wednesday, hoping to strike a blow against the controversial Common Core education standards... More>>

Two Johnson City schools named Reward Schools Video included

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The Tennessee Department of Education has released a list of Reward Schools as part of the state's Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) flexibility waiver and two of those schools are in Johnson City – Science Hill High School and Towne Acres Elementary School. This category is reserved for schools in the top 5% statewide with the highest performance or the largest academic growth by students during the 2013-2014 school year. More>>

Boston Marathon bombing victim marries his nurse

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If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it. More>>

JCFD's lengthy search for new assistant fire chief to start over Video included

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The lengthy search for Johnson City's next assistant fire chief is taking another unexpected turn. The job has remained vacant since April 2013 and now we're learning the two finalists for the job don't want it.  More>>

Two shake and bake meth labs found in Bristol, Va. home

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Washington County, Va. Sheriff's Office deputies arrested two people after they located two active shake and bake methamphetamine labs in a Bristol, Va. home Tuesday. More>>

Israeli premier, Hamas declare victory in Gaza war

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Both Israel's prime minister and Hamas declared victory Wednesday in the Gaza war, though their competing claims left questions over future terms of their uneasy peace still lingering. More>>

ETSU student charged after shot fired in home Video included

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An East Tennessee State University student was arrested by campus public safety officers Monday after he reportedly fired a gunshot in a residence on Aug. 18. More>>

JCPD arrest man for November auto burglary

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Johnson City Police Department officers arrested a man following a November report about an auto burglary. More>>

US journalist thankful for work to secure freedom

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A U.S. journalist speaking publicly for the first time since his release from a Syrian extremist group said Wednesday that he was overwhelmed to learn that so many "brave, determined and big-hearted" people were behind... More>>

10 things to know about corporate inversions

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Burger King is drawing a lot of flak over plans to shift its legal address to a foreign country by merging with Tim Hortons, the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain. More>>

McDonnell daughter testifies on parents' marriage

The eldest daughter of former Gov. Bob McDonnell says her parents' marriage had been troubled for years and her mom developed "a mild obsession" with the Virginia businessman whose gifts to the family are at the heart of the McDonnells' corruption trial. More>>

Boston Marathon bombing victim marries nurse who helped in his recovery

BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts man who was seriously injured in the Boston Marathon bombing has married a nurse who helped him recover.James Costello married Christa D'Agostino on Saturday at the Hyatt Regency Boston in front of about 160 guests. The Hyatt and other wedding vendors donated their services.A photograph of Costello with his clothes torn to shreds and parts of his body burned became one of the iconic images of the deadly 2013 attack. He met D'Agostino, a nurse at Spaulding Rehabil... More>>

13 local organizations named winners of First Tennessee Foundations's 150 Days of Giving contest Video included

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Local organizations right in our backyard were named winners of First Tennessee Foundation's 150 Days of Giving contest. More>>

Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

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Time Warner Cable said Wednesday that service was largely restored after a problem during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours. More>>

Instructor accidentally shot by girl, 9, dies

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Authorities say an Arizona shooting instructor has died after he was accidentally shot while showing a 9-year-old girl how to use an automatic Uzi. More>>

Tenn. lawmaker calls Haslam 'traitor' to GOP

A Republican state lawmaker is calling Gov. Bill Haslam a "traitor to the party" over efforts by a political action committee run by supporters to defeat lawmakers who opposed the administration on Common Core education... More>>

Bass Pro's bowling alley built by Tri-Cities crew Video included

"My goal is, is to build a bowling center that will last 40 years - just as they did when I started in 1982,” said Wes Snyder a foreman for Brunswick Installation. "My goal is, is to build a bowling center that will last 40 years - just as they did when I started in 1982,” said Wes Snyder a foreman for Brunswick Installation.
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If you're a hunter or fisherman Bass pro sells all the gear you need, but where does bowling fit in?  The new store features a bowling alley and we found out the lanes are already rich with history. More>>

Kingsport woman arrested after police find Subutex, marijuana, drug paraphernalia in home

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Kingsport Police Department detectives and officers arrested a woman Tuesday on drug charges after they found prescription drugs, marijuana and drug paraphernalia in her home. More>>

Military jet crashes in Virginia, sheriff's office says

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A sheriff's dispatcher says authorities are searching for a military jet that crashed in western Virginia. A spokesperson for the Air National Guard confirmed to CBS News that an F-15 crashed.  More>>

LIST: Communities in TN certified for wine sales referendum

Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot.  More>>

Church Hill police arrest man on stolen property, marijuana charges

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A man was charged Tuesday after police officers found that the vehicle he was driving was stolen property from another state. More>>

American woman is being held hostage in Syria

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The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been... More>>

Nashville man battling ALS for 30 years takes ice bucket challenge Video included

Updated: Aug 26, 2014 07:41 PM

Wayne Reed, 60, has been battling ALS for over 30 years. Confined to a motorized wheelchair, he decided to take part int he viral social media ice bucket challenge. More>>

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  • Friday Morning Kickoff at Tennessee High School

    Friday Morning Kickoff at Tennessee High School

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:55 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:55:52 GMT
    The News Channel 11 Friday Morning Kickoff crew were in Bristol this morning at Tennessee High School to help celebrate tonight's game.
    The News Channel 11 Friday Morning Kickoff crew were in Bristol this morning at Tennessee High School to help celebrate tonight's game.
  • Get into the school spirit with #WJHL's Friday Morning Kickoff!

    Get into the school spirit with #WJHL's Friday Morning Kickoff!

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:44:50 GMT
    Use #WJHLKick to become a part of our pep rally!Use #WJHLKick to become a part of our pep rally!
    Are you ready for high school football? News Channel 11's Kasey Marler, Anna Zook and Meteorologist Jeremy Eisenzophf will be kicking things off Friday morning at 5:00 a.m. with a LIVE preview of the Daniel Boone and Elizabethton High School game Friday night.Do you want to rally for your school to be featured in our morning show pep rally. We need your help. Show us your school spirit by using the hashtag #WJHLKickoff to tell us where we should hold our ultimate pep rally each week.Each week...
    Are you ready for high school football? News Channel 11's Kasey Marler, Anna Zook and Meteorologist Jeremy Eisenzophf will be kicking things off Friday morning at 5:00 a.m. with a LIVE preview of the Daniel Boone and Elizabethton High School game Friday night.Do you want to rally for your school to be featured in our morning show pep rally. We need your help. Show us your school spirit by using the hashtag #WJHLKickoff to tell us where we should hold our ultimate pep rally each week.Each week...
  • July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-26 17:51:57 GMT
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
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  • Tenn. lawmaker calls Haslam 'traitor' to GOP

    Tenn. lawmaker calls Haslam 'traitor' to GOP

    A Republican state lawmaker is calling Gov. Bill Haslam a "traitor to the party" over efforts by a political action committee run by supporters to defeat lawmakers who opposed the administration on Common Core...
    A Republican state lawmaker is calling Gov. Bill Haslam a "traitor to the party" over efforts by a political action committee run by supporters to defeat lawmakers who opposed the administration on Common Core education...
  • LIST: Communities in TN certified for wine sales referendum

    Communities certified for wine sales referendum

    Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot. 
    Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot. 
  • Greene County voters to fill seat left vacant after commission-elect's death

    Greene County voters to fill seat left vacant after commission-elect's death

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-08-26 22:05:27 GMT
    Earl Fletcher, Jr Earl Fletcher, Jr
    In November, voters in Greene County will decide who will replace a county commissioner-elect who passed away last week. Earl Fletcher, Jr was elected to that job-- but last Friday morning he was found dead inside the Nathanael Greene Museum where he served as director for several years.
    In November, voters in Greene County will decide who will replace a county commissioner-elect who passed away last week. Earl Fletcher, Jr was elected to that job-- but last Friday morning he was found dead inside the Nathanael Greene Museum where he served as director for several years.
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  • Federal court filings show holes used for sex acts inside Bristol adult novelty store

    Federal court filings show holes used for sex acts inside Bristol adult novelty store

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:58 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:58:06 GMT
    Federal court documents reveal in the past, the owner of an adult novelty store on State Street in Bristol, Va. was selling more than just lingerie, pornography and synthetic drugs. Instead, pictures filed at the federal courthouse in Greeneville earlier this month show waist-high holes in private rooms inside Exotic Illusions.
    Federal court documents reveal in the past, the owner of an adult novelty store on State Street in Bristol, Va. was selling more than just lingerie, pornography and synthetic drugs. Instead, pictures filed at the federal courthouse in Greeneville earlier this month show waist-high holes in private rooms inside Exotic Illusions.
  • Students complain of shoddy work and safety hazards in brand new luxury apartments

    Students complain of shoddy work and safety hazards in brand new luxury apartments

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-08-27 22:58:44 GMT
    Ripped floors, loose nails, no air conditioning..some students say that's what they saw when they walked through the doors of their luxury apartments for the first time.Parents and students sent us pictures of what they say is shoddy work in the new Monarch 815 apartments across from ETSU.Wednesday I met up with ETSU student Laura James who lives in the apartment so she could show me what is wrong.As we were heading up to her room the construction manager and regional manager stopped us.Once ...
    Ripped floors, loose nails, no air conditioning..some students say that's what they saw when they walked through the doors of their luxury apartments for the first time.Parents and students sent us pictures of what they say is shoddy work in the new Monarch 815 apartments across from ETSU.Wednesday I met up with ETSU student Laura James who lives in the apartment so she could show me what is wrong.As we were heading up to her room the construction manager and regional manager stopped us.Once ...
  • Knoxville-based Covenant Health has "strong interest" in Wellmont partnership

    Knoxville-based Covenant Health has "strong interest" in Wellmont partnership

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-08-27 21:34:25 GMT
    Although Wellmont Health System is remaining tight-lipped about who it might partner with in the coming months, Knoxville-based Covenant Health confirms it is among the health systems interested in a possible partnership. "Covenant Health is a non-profit East Tennessee healthcare system with long-standing relationships with physicians and hospitals in the Tri-Cities region," Vice President of Marketing and Physician Services Debby Saraceni said in an email statement...
    Although Wellmont Health System is remaining tight-lipped about who it might partner with in the coming months, Knoxville-based Covenant Health confirms it is among the health systems interested in a possible partnership. "Covenant Health is a non-profit East Tennessee healthcare system with long-standing relationships with physicians and hospitals in the Tri-Cities region," Vice President of Marketing and Physician Services Debby Saraceni said in an email statement...
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  • July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    July Mugshots - Northeast Tennessee

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-08-26 17:51:57 GMT
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
    The following are mugshots of individuals arrested on a variety of charges in July by local authorities in Northeast Tennessee.
  • Most Wanted: regional shoplifting ring targets The Mall at Johnson City

    Most Wanted: regional shoplifting ring targets The Mall at Johnson City

    Monday, August 25 2014 9:39 PM EDT2014-08-26 01:39:09 GMT
    Johnson City Police are trying to crack what they think could be a regional shoplifting ring.Johnson City Police are trying to crack what they think could be a regional shoplifting ring.
    Johnson City Police are trying to crack what they think could be a regional shoplifting ring.On August 4th, detectives got several calls from stores in The Mall at Johnson City about thefts inside stores.Surveillance video shows two groups of two people stealing more than $1,000 total from Belk, Zumiz, Crazy Eight, Express, Charlotte Russe, and Justice.
    Johnson City Police are trying to crack what they think could be a regional shoplifting ring.On August 4th, detectives got several calls from stores in The Mall at Johnson City about thefts inside stores.Surveillance video shows two groups of two people stealing more than $1,000 total from Belk, Zumiz, Crazy Eight, Express, Charlotte Russe, and Justice.
  • One week later, Monday's Most Wanted Roundup continues

    One week later, Monday's Most Wanted Roundup continues

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:03:20 GMT
    An hour into our broadcast, Washington and Sullivan County deputies captured five suspects featured in our broadcast. Our first most wanted suspects turned himself in at the WJHL studios.
    An hour into our broadcast, Washington and Sullivan County deputies captured five suspects featured in our broadcast. Our first most wanted suspects turned himself in at the WJHL studios.
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