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Police: Mom left child with strangers at hotel pool to smoke crack

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 06:32 PM

Paula Ward, 49, is accused of leaving her nine-year-old daughter with strangers at a motel pool for at least 45 minutes while she smoke crack cocaine. More>>

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Semi hauling beehives crashes near Tenn.-Ky. line on I-24

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Interstate 24 near the Tennessee-Kentucky state line is closed Tuesday after a semi hauling beehives crashed. More>>

Man steals money from woman's purse in hospital waiting room

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Police are working to determine the man who allegedly took money from a woman’s purse as she was waiting on a family member who was undergoing surgery at an area hospital on June 15. More>>

Investigators: Missing Tenn. native may have been shot in California

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 04:49 PM

Investigators believe the missing pregnant wife of a California-based Marine may have been shot while hunting with a married ex-Marine with whom she was having an affair. More>>

Gun laws lead Beretta to leave Maryland, move to Tenn.

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 08:07 PM

Beretta U.S.A. Corp. has announced it will move its manufacturing capabilities from Accokeek, Maryland, to Gallatin, Tennessee. More>>

New tool lets Tennessee parents see daycare violation records Video included

There's a new tool to keep track of your child's daycare, as the State of Tennessee is now putting daycare inspection reports online. More>>

2,000 backpacks with school supplies donated to kids in need Video included

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Over 2,000 backpacks were given to local schools and organizations to help kids start their school year off right, thanks to a program led by Office Depot. More>>

ILVTOFU: Too vulgar for specialty plate in Tenn., state says

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The state of Tennessee denied a Murfreesboro woman’s request for a personalized license plate due to the perceived vulgarity of her message. More>>

Adorable grandpa drops canes, busts a move at wedding

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An adorable grandpa became the life of the party when he tossed his canes during a wedding dance.? The video was posted to YouTube on July 21, 2014.Watch the video and enjoy. More>>

Man convicted of attempted murder escapes from Knoxville courtroom Video included

Officials are searching for a man just convicted of attempted murder who left a downtown Knoxville courtroom Tuesday afternoon. More>>

Pittsburgh doctor sings to newborns after delivery

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A Pittsburgh doctor is gaining national attention for his unique tradition of singing to each baby he delivers. He has delivered more than 8,000 babies during his career. More>>

Wooden cross found burned outside Clarksville church Video included

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 05:44 PM

A church member discovered a wooden crucifix burned outside New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Clarksville Tuesday morning. More>>

TDOT contractor stole nearly $1M meant for road projects Video included

Michael Young, a former TDOT contractor, pleaded guilty to stealing nearly a million dollars meant for Tennessee roads. More>>

Church group's trailer, irreplaceable Bibles destroyed in fire Video included

A trailer belonging to a church group from Leoma, Tennessee, caught fire Saturday. Tools and personal items including Bibles belonging to children were destroyed. More>>

Crews plan to scare pigeons from downtown NES substation Video included

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 07:09 PM

NES is proactively trying to avoid any possible power outages and hope that a sound cannon, which produces a loud noise similar to firecrackers, will disrupt the pattern of the birds roosting at the substation. More>>

Non-profit transforms donated wedding dresses into 'angel gowns'

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NICU Helping Hands is based out of Fort Worth, Texas and was founded by Lisa Grubbs in 2013. Since beginning the organization has created 12,000 angel gowns. More>>

Team, boosters help raise money for Stewarts Creek H.S. practice field Video included

Updated: Jul 22, 2014 05:09 PM

Boosters and members of the football team helped raise money to build the practice field that sits next to Stewarts Creek High School's football stadium. More>>

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  • Black leaders worry about low turnout in November

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    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:33 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:33:25 GMT
    Civil rights leaders at the NAACP annual convention in Las Vegas on Tuesday worried that dwindling African-American turnout in November could lead to the expansion of voter-identification laws that makes it harder...More >>
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    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-07-23 01:31:19 GMT
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