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Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't

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Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality - "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" - at a boisterous rally ahead of next... More>>

CPD searching for Moccasin Bend Mental Hospital escapee

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A man escaped from Moccasin bend Mental Hospital on Saturday. Chattanooga police said 33-year-old Brandon Robinson was on a law enforcement hold out of Bedford County with the Shelbyville Police Department. 

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UPDATE: Man arrested in Sweetwater after stealing ambulance with EMS worker inside & running over deputy Video included

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The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says the suspect, 29-year-old Joshua D. Hackler, jumped in an ambulance at a nearby dialysis clinic and took off as the deputy tried to chase him down for shoplifting.

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Cyclist ask drivers to share the road after accident Video included

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Summer is a time for cyclists of all skill levels to hit the roads and trails, but many become involved in accidents. One man shares his story who knows firsthand why it's important to share the roads.

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Near drowning at Blue Cove in McMinn Co. Video included

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A female from Georgia was reported unconscious, but regained consciousness when EMS arrived.

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Police: Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings

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The gunman whose rampage at a Munich mall left nine people dead was a depression-plagued teenager who avidly read books and articles about mass killings and apparently tried to lure young victims to their deaths through a... More>>

First 'Justice League' footage highlights the humor

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Warner Bros. has unveiled never-before-seen footage from their superhero all-star film "Justice League," and much to the surprise of Comic-Con audiences Saturday, it is chock full of humor. 

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Philadelphia primps, activists prepare for DNC convention

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Protesters, party leaders and city officials were making final plans as Philadelphia prepared to host the four-day Democratic National Convention that starts Monday. More>>

Georgia news anchor dies in accident at N.C. waterfall

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41NBC News Anchor Taylor Terrell passed away Thursday after a fatal accident. 

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Hacked emails show Democratic party hostility to Sanders

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A cache of more than 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton's nomination at the party's convention next week in Philadelphia, details the acrimonious split between the... More>>

Test results confirm 1st case of Zika in Knox County

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The Knox County Health Department announced Friday it has received lab results confirming Knox County's first Zika virus case. 

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Man arrested for threatening a Hamilton County Judge

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A Hixson man is behind bars for threatening a Hamilton County Judge via emails and fax messages. 

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TN State Fair gearing up with online purchases

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Tennessee State Fair tickets and unlimited ride passes are now available online. 

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Former Chattanooga doctor will move back to India to avoid prison

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Patel was arrested in September 2012 on two counts of attempted aggravated child molestation, two counts of attempted child molestation and two counts of violating Georgia's computer pornography law. 

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Ex-KKK leader Duke tries political comeback in US Senate run

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A quarter century after his credible run for governor of Louisiana rattled the national political establishment, white supremacist David Duke has jumped into the crowded competition for a U.S. Senate seat in his home... More>>

Beat the heat with hydration stations Video included

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The Salvation Army's hydration stations are open for those needing a break from the extreme heat. The stations are opened when temperatures reach 90 plus degrees.

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CPD officer cleared after killing man's dog during home search Video included

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Police dash cam video shows the moments before a Chattanooga police officer shot and killed a family's dog.

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Tim Kaine is Hillary Clinton's pick as vice presidential running mate Video included

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Clinton announced the choice to her supporters by text message Friday evening "I'm thrilled to tell you this first: I've chosen Sen. Tim Kaine as my running mate."

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Hixson preschoolers donate snacks to law enforcement Video included

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Kids at Best Beginnings Early Learning School spent the last week collecting snacks and bottled drinks for the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office, Friday they surprised deputies with the treats.

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UPDATE: Man found guilty of second-degree murder in girlfriend's death

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A shooting in Chattanooga's College Hill Courts neighborhood Tuesday morning left one 20-year-old mom dead and her boyfriend in jail.

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UPDATE: Blue wine from Spain will be coming to the U.S.

Gik, a bright blue wine from Bierzo in northwest Spain, is made with red and white grapes. Gik, a bright blue wine from Bierzo in northwest Spain, is made with red and white grapes.
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 Named Blue Nun, this electric blue wine is the latest innovation by Spanish wine company Gik.

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'Terror Situation': Munich mall attack kills at least 6, suspects on loose

Police officers rush to the scene of the shooting in Munich. AP photo Police officers rush to the scene of the shooting in Munich. AP photo
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A shooting at a popular shopping center Friday evening in Munich, Germany, killed at least six people, injured several others, and brought the city to a standstill as police hunted for three attackers with long guns.

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Retail experts blame card industry for chip card confusion at checkout Video included

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Many Americans received new credit and debit cards with chip technology over the last year to better protect their money, but at some stores, the chip readers still aren't working.

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Clerk holds 11-year-old at gunpoint, locks door

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An 11-year-old boy was held at gunpoint inside a convenience store because the clerk thought he would steal something, according to police.

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LGBTQ community gets unprecedented recognition from Trump at RNC

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 From PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel's declaration that he's "proud to be gay" to GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's promise to "protect our LGBTQ citizens," the LGBTQ community received unprecedented recognition at the Republican National Convention.

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Bus driver charged in student rape will serve no time

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Alexander Rodriquez pleaded guilty to aggravated statutory rape Thursday in Hamilton County Criminal Court.

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David Duke, former KKK leader, running for Congress

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The former Ku Klux Klan leader and one-term Republican member of the Louisiana House of Representatives said in a video announcing his candidacy Friday.

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Sales Tax Holidays coming up soon

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A 2016 law change means that the sales tax holiday will be held during the last weekend in July, instead of the first weekend in August.

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Speaker supports session to oust accused lawmaker Durham

Speaker Beth Harwell (left) and Rep. Jeremy Durham Speaker Beth Harwell (left) and Rep. Jeremy Durham

Tennessee's Republican House speaker says she now supports convening a special session to expel a state lawmaker accused of sexually harassing at least 22 women.

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No failures, but cross contamination concerns at one Signal Mountain restaurant Video included

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The inspector took off points for cross contamination concerns after a cook used the same gloves to handle raw chicken, beef and shrimp and found raw chicken touching raw beef and sausage.

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Black Lives protesters displeased with police presence at rally Video included

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Chattanooga Police told Channel 3, officers were there to make sure the protest stayed peaceful, so people could stay safe while expressing their views, even though some of those views were not shared.

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NBA moves All-Star Game out of Charlotte, citing LGBT law

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver spoke during a June 2015 news conference to announce Charlotte, N.C., as the site of the 2017 NBA All-Star basketball game. The NBA today announced it is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte. AP photo NBA Commissioner Adam Silver spoke during a June 2015 news conference to announce Charlotte, N.C., as the site of the 2017 NBA All-Star basketball game. The NBA today announced it is moving the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte. AP photo
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The league had expressed its opposition to the law known as HB2 since it was enacted in March.

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Tennessee holding drawing for sandhill crane hunting permits

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency will hold a drawing on Aug. 13 for permits to hunt sandhill cranes.

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26,000 Baby video monitors recalled

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About 26,000 Lorex Care ‘N’ Share video baby monitors are being recalled after reports of batteries overheating and expanding;.

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Truck hits power pole knocks out power in Dalton neighborhood

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Power was knocked out Friday morning near the Walnut Square Mall when an 18 wheeler hit a power pole.

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Fact-Check: How did Trump's claims hold up?

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Donald Trump said "There will be no lies. We will honor the people with the truth and nothing else." How did he do?

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Haslam names Will Cromer as TennCare chief of staff

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Gov. Bill Haslam has named Will Cromer as the new chief of staff for TennCare, the state's expanded Medicaid program.

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Extreme drought conditions continue in parts of Georgia

Authorities say that several parts of Georgia are continuing to endure an extreme drought this summer.

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Videos support Chattanooga police account of 2015 shooting

Video from nine police car cameras appears to support previous police accounts of the Dec. 12 fatal shooting of a Chattanooga man who authorities said threatened a child and an officer who tried to help.

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Local family shows support for law enforcement with "Blue Line" Video included

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A Hamilton County family is showing their support for law enforcement officers with paint.

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Tennessee to receive $1M in funding to fight Zika virus

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced $1 million in funding will be coming to the state.

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South Carolina day care worker asks 8-year-old for urine sample so her adult son can pass a drug test

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Police report the boy told his mother that he was awakened from a nap last week and told to urinate in a cup. 

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Heat wave / drought continue through the weekend

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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but... here we go. The Tennessee Valley is currently under "severe" to "extreme" drought conditions with our rainfall a little more than 10 1/2" below average for the year.

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Trump says America in crisis _ and he'll fix it 'fast' Video included

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Declaring America in crisis, Donald Trump pledged to cheering Republicans and still-skeptical voters Thursday night that as president he will restore the safety they fear they're losing, strictly curb immigration and... More>>

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VIDEO: Donald Trump mentions July 16th terror attack on Chattanooga at GOP convention Video included

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Trump said, "The damage and devastation that can be inflicted by Islamic radicals has been proven over and over – at the World Trade Center, at an office party in San Bernardino, at the Boston Marathon, and a military recruiting center in Chattanooga, Tennessee."

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Hamilton Co. deputies chase suspect in stolen vehicle across state line

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Hamilton County deputies attempted to stop a stolen vehicle, but the driver refused to stop and a pursuit ensued which would eventually lead deputies as far as Whitfield County, Georgia.

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AP Sources: Kaine emerges as favorite in Clinton's VP search

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Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine has emerged as the leading contender to join the Democratic ticket as Hillary Clinton's running mate, according to two Democrats, who both cautioned that Clinton has not made a final decision... More>>

WATCH LIVE: Donald Trump formally accepts Republican presidential nomination

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Donald Trump is taking the stage at the Republican National Convention to accept the party’s nomination for President of the United States.

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Will drought lead to water restrictions? Video included

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Hot temperatures and the drought still dominate weather conversations across the Tennessee Valley. But is it getting bad enough to impose restrictions on our water use?

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Ailes is out as Fox News head, Murdoch named acting chief

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Roger Ailes is out as chief executive at Fox News Channel, his career at the network he built from scratch and ran with an iron hand for nearly 20 years over with stunning swiftness following allegations that he forced out... More>>

UPDATE: 92-year-old man found on his roof, severely burned by tar Video included

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Police Chief Mike Williams says the 92-year-old man was there for about 20 minutes before he was found, stuck in tar.

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Firefighters battle blaze on E. 42nd Street

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A dispatcher says no injuries have been reported, but an ambulance is on the scene as a precaution.

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UPDATE: Northwest GA fire 100 percent contained Video included

Fire command center for state and local forestry and park officials. Fire command center for state and local forestry and park officials.
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A wildfire in northwest Georgia has been contained by fire crews.

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Man found covered in blood off Hickory Valley Road

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Police say the man showed up at a manufacturing plant, claiming he was attacked and stabbed in a wooded area nearby.

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