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Unicoi County mayor Greg Lynch

Unicoi County Mayor in middle of political controversy

The death of a school board member in Unicoi County has set off a political controversy.

Republican Todd Pillion wins election to Virginia House

Republican Todd Pillion defeated Democrat Donnie Rife with 66 percent of the vote.

Erwin businesses keep watch on development project

A construction project in Erwin is intended to enhance the shopping experience in Erwin, and we wanted to see whether the project is helping to keep and bring in new business.

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Virginia election official calls for equipment review

 A Virginia elections official is calling for a review of the status of voting equipment in the state.

New Elizabethton City Council members sworn in

The Elizabethton City Council held a swearing in ceremony for four new members today.

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam

Medicaid expansion discussions underway in TN

Medicaid expansion discussions underway in TN

Johnson City commissioners make juvenile court clerk elected office

A new elected office will be on the ballot in Johnson City in 2016.

Election results: Virginia races

Results for local and state races in Virginia.

Election results: Tennessee constitutional amendments

Tennesseans voted on four amendments to the state constitution on Tuesday.

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Obama end of year news conference

Obama's end-of-year message

President Barack Obama holds his year-end press conference at the White House.

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Obama: 'Sony made a mistake'

President Barack Obama said Sony "made a mistake" in halting the release of its film "The Interview" after hackers that the FBI has linked to North Korea stole the company's documents and threatened theaters that showed the film.

Pope Francis

Pope on US-Cuba deal: 'This is noble work'

Pope Francis speaks out about the U.S.-Cuba deal he helped bring together.

Not everyone happy with Cuba

Not everyone is happy with U.S.-Cuba thaw

The ringing of the bells in Havana signals a thaw in the Cold War-era feud between Cuba and the U.S. it’s a thaw that resulted in the repatriation of Alan Gross, imprisoned in Cuba for five years. Not everyone was happy with the news: Cubans who fled the Castro regime and now live in Florida protested the decision Wednesday in Miami.

Obama on Cuba

U.S. to resume diplomatic relations with Cuba

President Obama announces plans to normalize diplomatic relations with Cuba, as Alan Gross is released in a prisoner swap.

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Raul Castro thanks Obama, Pope Francis

Cuban President Raul Castro thanks the United States and Pope Francis for the historic overhaul of relations between the two countries.

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Rubio rips U.S. deal with Cuba

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, a Republican, rips President Obama's deal to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba.

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Barack Obama

What to know about Obama's immigration initiative

President Barack Obama announced an executive action Thursday that implements major changes to the country's immigration policies. Click on to find out more about the changes.

Immigration debate

Immigration in America: A history

With the president set to unveil a major immigration plan tonight, look back at the tumultuous history of this issue in America.

Immigration protesters

States with the most undocumented immigrants

The immigration debate is heating up again. Find out which states are home to the most undocumented immigrants, according to the latest data available.

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Mosul, Iraq

Who is ISIS?

Analysts tell CNN it is too early to say ISIS has "peaked," but the first signs are emerging that a combination of coalition airstrikes and more assertive Iraqi and Kurdish forces are forcing ISIS to change its behavior. Learn more about the group.

Pope Francis speaks at Copacabana

World's most powerful people

Who is the most powerful person in the world? This year's answer may surprise you.

Voters nationwide cast Election Day ballots

Voters across the country headed to the polls Tuesday to decide a slew of governor's races and, among other things, control of the U.S. Senate.

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America's most political states

It's Election Day! Find out which state has the most passionate voters.

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Things more hated than Congress

What's more hated than Congress in America right now? Not much, but there are a few things.

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National Political Coverage

Gitmo, Guantanamo Bay

Obama to do 'everything I can' to close Gitmo

President Barack Obama says he plans to push to close the Guantanamo Bay detention facility during his final two years in office -- potentially fulfilling a major campaign promise that he hasn't yet accomplished.

"I'm going to be doing everything I c...

Chris Christie

Christie: Tell Cuba to hand over cop killer

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- a potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate -- finally broke his silence on President Barack Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba in a letter to the President issued on Sunday.

Sen John McCain

McCain hits Obama on North Korea hack, Russia

President Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain are once again at odds over national security: this time, it's over the North Korean cyberattack on Sony Pictures.

McCain rejected Obama's characterization of the North Korean hack as "an act of cyberva...

Obama end of year news conference

Upbeat Obama bids goodbye to tough year

Barack Obama actually looks like he's having fun being president.

The commander-in-chief showed the world an unfamiliar face in a punchy end-of-year news conference Friday. He said he was energized and excited, and his bouncy body language suggested h...

Ben Carson

Inside the push to draft Ben Carson for president

John Philip Sousa IV has a mission: Convince a retired neurosurgeon with no political experience to run for President -- and then help him win.

Sousa, 67, launched a super PAC last year that has raised millions in an effort to urge Dr. Ben Carson to ...

Rogen Franco Interview poster

Mad about N. Korea? Hack back, group says

Jo Jin-hye, who escaped North Korea, wanted to watch "The Interview." The comedy lampoons North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose dynasty she loathes.

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