Great Smoky Mountains National Park rangers helped a family of six to safety after they got lost hiking Mt. LeConte. The family with children, ages 4, 5, 10, and 12, spent the night on a trial in below freezing temperatures.
The Vols are returning to the sunshine state for the second year in a row to play in the Outback Bowl in Tampa on New Years Day. After eight and four season with five consecutive wins, the team earned the 23rd spot in the country.
(WBIR-KNOXVILLE) Jeffrey Riddle's wife is never far from his mind, though she's been gone for a year. His home is filled of reminders of Kimberly: a wife, mother of two, youth minister, and teacher's aide.
The sunshine today is a drastic change from the past four days when East Tennessee saw more rain than we usually do in an entire month. It caused Vonore Middle School in Monroe County to cancel classes for the rest of the week.
A jury has found District of Columbia police acted improperly in the case of a man who spent 27 years behind bars for a rape and murder he didn't commit, a verdict that means the city could be ordered to pay millions.
(WBIR - KNOXVILLE) Each year, about 2,500 children and teenagers from across Tennessee come through Knox County's juvenile detention center. The inmates are accused of crimes ranging from murder to shoplifting.