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Hawkins County man charged with attempted murder

A Hawkins County man is facing two counts of attempted first degree murder following an incident with his neighbors.

Non-profit helps children in domestic violence situations

Every year around the holidays, the number of domestic violence calls increases in Erwin, Tenn. and town police say in many cases children have to be taken out of the home.

Flocks of starlings return to Johnson City neighborhood

The efforts of some people in Johnson City to rid their neighborhood of flocks of birds has failed.

Person airlifted to hospital after car wreck in Unicoi County

A person was airlifted to the hospital after a wreck in Unicoi County this evening.

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StormTrack 5 Weather: Mostly cloudy and cool tonight

We are tracking a chance of light rain or a rain/snow mix late Friday night and Saturday.

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US airstrikes on ISIS

U.S. air strikes kill 3 top ISIS leaders

U.S. air strikes have killed two top-level and one mid-level ISIS leader, a senior U.S. military official tells CNN.

Haji Mutazz was Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's deputy in Iraq; Abd al Basit was his military emir in Iraq; and Radwan Talib was his Mosul emi...


Army to launch 'blimp' that detects missiles

The U.S. Army plans to launch two stationary "blimps" at 10,000-feet in the air next week to better protect the Washington D.C. area from cruise missiles and other possible air attacks.

NC State beats Tennessee 83-72

Ralston Turner had career highs of 33 points and eight 3-pointers to help North Carolina State beat Tennessee 83-72 on Wednesday night.

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Police: Shoplifting suspect asked to borrow plain clothes officer's phone

Kingsport Police say a theft suspect asked a plain clothes officer to borrow his phone after walking out of a grocery store with items worth over $600.


Saltville man charged with sexual battery of children under 13

A Saltville man is being charged with sexually abusing children.

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