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Hamilton County School Bus Driver Charged with Rape

Icy Conditons on Monteagle Mountain

Amazon Hiring 400 for Work at Chattanooga Fulfillment Center

Mistrial in Jodi Arias Case after Jury Deadlocks on Sentence

Popular Circus Phasing Out Elephant Acts

US Ambassador to South Korea Stabbed

Warm Weather Teases Chattanooga Residents

Railroad Trespassing Deaths and Safety

Graysville Police Chief Fired

Man Gored by Bull in Murray County

Interim Chief of the Cleveland Police Announced

Jasper Soldier Returns Home To Tennessee

Chattanooga Native Featured on ABC's 'Shark Tank'

The Price of Freedom: WWII Veteran Howard Jabaley

Tennessee Temple Faculty Seek New Jobs

Deadly Crash on Hixson Pike and Boy Scout Road

Update: Woman Who Ran inside Burning Home to Save Pets Dies

Grand Jury Indicts Red Bank Police Officer

Despite Opposition, Hamilton Co. Commissioners Approve "Neighborhood" Walmart

Alabama County Halts All Marriages after Same-Sex Ruling

3-year-old Boy Shoots Little Brother in the Head

In Ferguson, Scathing US Report Brings Pressure for Change

Dozens of Customers Still Without Power a Week After Ice Storm

Officer Is Dead After Being Shot in Georgia

GMC Morning Update Wednesday

UPDATE: Cleveland Police Chief, Employee Involved in Allegations of Marital Infidelity

Jump Park Kick-off event for Special Needs Children

Bradley County House Fire

Community Reacts to Deadly North Shore Shooting

Two People Struck on Birmingham Highway

Missing: Paul Parr from the Chattanooga Area

175-Pound Pit Bull Hulk Shatters Misconceptions About the Breed

Cleveland Police Need Your Help Finding Suspect in a Fraud Case

Ex Employee of Health Clinic Owner Accused of Animal Abuse Speaks Out

Claude Bratcher: 90-Years-Young

Couple Accused of Arson and Attempted Murder has Case Sent to Grand Jury

Tennessee Temple Announces Merger with College in North Carolina

Georgia Senate Passes "Tanja's Law"

Dalton Announces Makeup Day Plans for Students, Staff

Clinton Used Personal Email Account as Secretary of State

Netanyahu Assails Iran-Nuclear Talks; Obama Disagrees

Shooting Victim Who Wrecked Car Identified

Local Family and Erlanger Doctor Appear on 'The Doctors'

Ex-CIA Chief Petraeus Admits to Mishandling Classified Info, DoJ Says

Georgia Execution Postponed

Several Attend Meeting on Church Security in Bradley County

Israeli Prime Minister Will Address Congress Tuesday

Hidden Shadow Has Multiple Meanings In Bill Clinton's Painting

GMC Morning Update Tuesday

Questions about the Future of Tennessee Temple University

"Pro Day" For Five UTC Players

Life After Ebola: Nurse Nina Pham Says She Has Nightmares, Aches, Hair Loss

Most Neighbors Welcome New Highway 58 Walmart

Basham is a Person of Interest in Bradley County Burglaries

UTC Student Sex Assaults Doubled in Four Years

Kevin Scoggins - Helping Kids Going Through Cancer Treatment

After More Than a Month on the Run, Geoffrey Peterson Now in Custody

House Burns to the Ground on Signal Mountain

Dalton Stabbing Victim Passes Away Sunday Afternoon

New Leads in Two Cold Case Murders

105 Stores in Chattanooga to be Among the 1st Wave of Supermarkets to Sell Wine

Department Of Safety & Homeland Security Issues New Driver License or ID Cards Due to Printing Error

Father Attacks School Bus after Daughter Wears Makeup to School

Jasper Soldier to Be Laid to Rest 65 Years after His Death

Man Shot While Driving on Dodds Avenue

Chattanooga Man Charged in Johnson City Shooting

Man Found Dead at Check-Cashing Business in Chattanooga

SNL Skit on ISIS

Former Ebola Patient Files a Lawsuit Against the Hospital

GMC Morning Update Monday

Our Facebook Friend of the Week

Black History Month Comes to a Close

Chattanooga Police Searching For Alleged Gunman

Facebook Dispute Blamed For Alabama Teen's Death

Loose Trailer Kills Soddy Daisy Man Friday

Dalton Stabbing Victim Dies Sunday, Says Her Family

Young Girl's Story May Lead Idaho to Approve Marijuana Oil

Fans Filling Chattanooga for Con Nooga

$2 Million Powerball Winner in Erin; Mega Millions won in NY

Girl Scout Cookies on GMCW

Hyperloop: Crowd-Sourced Company Plans Test Track in California

Sen. Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

Stolen NASCAR Sprint Cup Race Car Found

Run for Ronald This Sunday

UPDATE: Dalton Stabbing Victim in Coma

Back Stage with The Cast of Beauty and the Beast

House Passes DHS Funding Bill

Sled Sales Rise as the Snow and Temperatures Fall

UPDATE: Footprints in the Snow Lead to Athens Man Arrested

Lookout Mountain Child Abuse Case will Be Heard in Meigs Co.

Ending Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking Around the World

$10,000 Reward for Information in a Cold Case

Tribes from Around U.S. Gather to Discuss Legal Marijuana

90-Year-Old Claude Bratcher Takes a Wild Ride on a Sled

Big Backup on I-75 South

Woman Returns To Burning Home To Save Pets; Now In Burn Center

Drug and Theft Arrests in Cleveland

Shooting Victim's Family Says Gang Members Pulled Trigger

What's The Price Tag Of A Winter Storm?

State of Emergency Death Toll Rises to 30 in Tennessee

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Labor Department will report today on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week. The department will also issue its revised report on fourth-quarter productivity. And the Commerce Department will report on U.S. factory orders for January. Also today, Freddie Mac will release average mortgage rates.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Pharrell Williams says he wanted the feel of a 1970s Marvin Gaye-type song -- but didn't steal from a Marvin Gaye song.

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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- If this record-breaking winter isn't wild enough -- you can slide belly-down on sled at about 40 miles per hour.

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UNDATED (AP) -- Many people complain about their jobs on social networking sites like Facebook.


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