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Woman allegedly attacked boyfriend with ax, went after neighbors

A Massachusetts woman has been arrested after she allegedly attacked her boyfriend with an ax before also going after the couple across the street.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:06:49 GMT

Inmate calls reporter while holding officer hostage

Three inmates took a correction officer hostage at an Ohio county jail for several hours Wednesday and one of the inmates called CBS affiliate WOIO in the middle of the incident.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:45:42 GMT

Mostly sunny, warmer today

We have a beautiful and warmer day, with showers and storms moving in tonight.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:19:43 GMT

Knoxville mayor proposes raising property tax in budget talks

Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero has unveiled a new budget proposal. It includes a 34-cent property tax increase.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:12:58 GMT

Let'a Move Event taking over Victor Ashe Park

Come learn about all the activities, food, and sports available at the Let's Move event.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:57:45 GMT

McDonald's icon gets a makeover

Ronald McDonald, who represents the magic and happiness of the McDonald's brand, is setting out on a global mission to rally the public through inspiring events.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:25:21 GMT

Kentucky postal worker jailed for stashing 44,900 pieces of mail

A former Kentucky postal worker was sentenced to six months in federal prison for "destroying, hiding and delaying the delivery of at least 44,900 pieces of mail.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:12:07 GMT

FDA: Ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors

The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require health warning labels and approval for new products under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 14:37:32 GMT

Rural Metro says West Knox County brush fire is under control

Rural Metro says a West Knox County brush fire is under control.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:57:56 GMT

GOP senators attack Obama deportations review

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republican senators are accusing President Barack Obama of disregarding the rule of law and the Constitution by considering administrative changes to the nation's deportations policy.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:28:23 GMT