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Man now facing murder charges in the deaths of 2 young children

Charges have been upgraded in the case of a man and the deaths of two young children.

Crash has W. State Street closed in Bristol

The city of Bristol, Tennessee, is working an accident on W. State Street at K-Mart Drive. Right now, both the east- and westbound lanes are closed. Traffic is being diverted onto Grove Park Drive and Memorial Drive.

Arrested for trying to use state benefits position for sex

A former eligibility counselor for Tennessee’s Department of Human Services is under arrest, accused of trying to misuse his position for sex.


Va. Democrats unveil gun background check petition

Eight days after two journalists were fatally shot during a live broadcast at a Roanoke-area resort, several Democratic Virginia legislators have produced a petition with 2,800 signatures supporting expanded background checks for gun buyers.

More than $500 in merchandise stolen from dollar store

Police are asking for help catching two woman they say shoplifted more than $500 in merchandise from a Dollar General store.

StormTrack 5 Team

Summertime heat and humidity continues today

A few showers and thundershowers in spots, especially over the higher terrain this afternoon and evening.

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Kickstarter campaign that needed $20,000 got $9 million

Hiral Sanghavi needed $20,000 on Kickstarter to fund his BauBax travel jacket.

Donald Trump, Aug. 25, 2015

Trump signs RNC loyalty pledge

The Republican presidential front-runner met privately with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus Thursday afternoon, and soon after, came out to the lobby of Trump Tower to declare that he has signed a loyalty pledge. This means Trump has promised to support the party's eventual nominee -- whoever that may be -- and that he will not run as a third-party candidate.

Player of the week: Tennessee High RB Sir Shuff

Sir Shuff had a big game last week for Tennessee High. The senior had 15 carries for 291 yards and 4 touchdowns in the Vikings win over Sullivan South. His performance earned him our Player of the Week award.

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Thursday Afternoon's StormTrack 5 Forecast: 09-03-15

Meteorologist David Boyd says it's feeling like August to kick off September. 

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