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Two Kentucky firefighters hurt during ALS ice bucket challenge

The firefighters were in a ladder truck above the students participating in the ice bucket challenge when the firefighters came in contact with an electrical line.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:34:51 GMT

Hazy, hot, humid, isolated storms Friday

Today's high in Knoxville was 88 degrees at 4:59 PM at McGhee Tyson Airport. This morning's low was 64 degrees. Airport rain today: None 3.28 inches of rain for August 28.53 inches of rain and melted snow since January 1, 2014...4.17 inches BELOW NORMAL for the year. Peak wind gust today: 22 mph

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:35:16 GMT

Supermarket wine petitions at 60 near deadline

About 60 communities have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:55:54 GMT

UPDATE | TVA confirms lightning strike fire near Douglas Dam

An evacuation order has been lifted after lightning hit a pure oxygen tank near Douglas Dam in Kodak.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:09:47 GMT

Tennessee names high-performing schools statewide

Tennessee has named 168 'Reward Schools' statewide for high performance or for making progress over the academic year.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:43:37 GMT

Rafting and rhythm festival to raise money for health clinic

Rafting and rhythm festival to raise money for health clinic

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:48:58 GMT

Cleanup following damaging storms in Philadelphia, Tennessee

The National Weather Service says straight-line winds from thunderstorms caused damage to about 80-100 homes in Philadelphia, Tennessee on Wednesday night.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 20:24:02 GMT

Ron Rosser, Medal of Honor Recipient

Three weeks from today, 53 Medal of Honor recipients will be in town for the Medal of Honor Convention. One of those is Sergeant First Class Ron Rosser. Alan Williams has his incredible story.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:06:43 GMT

Which cities in the world get the most and the least sleep?

So we don't keep you up all night, here's part of the answer. People in Tokyo sleep the least.

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:02:41 GMT

Teen birth rates plummet

U.S. teen birth rates fell dramatically during the past two decades, plummeting 57 percent and saving taxpayers billions of dollars

Published: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 01:07:48 GMT