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Pilot unharmed after small plane's engine failed, sending it crashing into the river near Island Home airport

KPD said the pilot was able to swim to safety after their plane crashed into the water near the Island Home airport....

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East Tennessee church to be demolished, generations say goodbye

It was a sad day Monday at the Faith Way Assembly Of God in LaFollette. The church is expected to be demolished Tuesday after flood waters covered parts of Campbell County just over a week ago. Eight feet of water filled the church as heavy rains hit Campbell County last Friday...

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Sinkhole stops Jefferson City traffic

A sinkhole stopped traffic in Jefferson City Tuesday afternoon, said dispatchers. Officials reported a problem on Hwy. 11 E near the intersection of Broadway and Pearl in front of the Farris Motor Company. The sinkhole closed one lane of westbound traffic....

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Record Smokies visitation drives Wears Valley boom

Another month, another record for visitation in the Smokies. The park has shattered the year-to-date record for total visitors through May by more than 18 percent....

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Knoxville City Council approves BHUCC contract changes, a new homeless shelter, and Old City ramp replacements

City Council moving on-ramp construction, VMC working to create new homeless shelter, and a resolution to amend the contract with BHUCC....

NATION

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    Senators reach a deal on emergency border funding

    The top two appropriators in the US Senate have reached an agreement on a $4.6 billion funding package to address the influx of migrants at the southern border that has been deemed a "humanitarian crisis," according to three people familiar with the deal.....

Tech Bites

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    Health Apps Can Share Your Data Everywhere

    The researchers examined 24 of the top-rated Android apps for health medicine management in the US, UK, Canada, and Australia, including Ada, Lexicomp, Medscape, and Medicinewise. They found that 19 out of the 24 tested apps shared user data outside of the app, frequently to third-parties like Amazon Web Services, Facebook, Google, and AT&T. An app called “Pill Identifier and Drug List” shares data with the Department of Health and Human Services...