TDOT: Tractor trailer crash causing delays in Jefferson County

Two tractor trailers were involved in a wreck on the interstate in Jefferson County that is causing long delays, TDOT reported.The crash occurred early Friday morning on the ramp from exit 412 to I-40 east in Jefferson County near Deep Springs Road. ..


Charities pay to restore power to 2 Gatlinburg motels while families seek new housing

Gatlinburg city officials say several charitable organizations, in cooperation with Sevier County Electric System have come forward and paid to reestablish electricity to Creekside and Ski View motels for 10 days while tenants look for new housing...


Knox Sheriff announces U.S. Immigration and Customs awareness meeting

The Knox County Sheriff's Office has announced a meeting to increase the community's awareness of the U.S. Immigration and Customs (ICE) 287(g) program...


Gov. Haslam offering reward for information on hit-and-run that killed teen in 2017

Governor Bill Haslam is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the apprehension, arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for the death of a 19-year-old teenager from 2017...


Cupcake Wars, behind the scenes at Destination Imagination

The smell of freshly baked cupcakes filled the air as children gathered their candy and pretzel toppings at their work spaces.They chose brightly colored icing in piping bags to begin decorating their works of art. Cupcake Wars gave student competitors in the Destination Imagination Global Finals the chance to play in the kitchen, competing only for fun as a break from their more demanding DI projects...




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    Don't forget that Instagram is creepy, too

    With Facebook in the news for all the wrong reasons this week, it may be tempting to overlook the social media giant's photo-oriented sibling, Instagram. That would be unwise. Instagram, which you should absolutely never forget is owned by Facebook, has around 800 million monthly active users — and it exploits their data for ad targeting much like its scandal-prone big brother. This should worry you...