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Check here often for breaking news and important stories in the Chattanooga area and around the country reported by the WTVC NewsChannel 9 news team. You will find crime, weather, business and political news, as well as special reports for Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama and North Carolina. For up to the minute news, count on WTVC NewsChannel 9 News in Chattanooga.

NewsChannel 9 Top Stories

NEW DETAILS: TBI Investigating Homicide in Bledsoe County

Don Welch's Final Sign-Off

Don Welch's Coworkers Say 'Farewell'

Don Welch Day Declared in Dayton

High Court Tosses $3.4M Award to Child Porn Victim

Gov. Haslam Signs Bill Seeking to End Book Shredding

Our Wednesday Facebook Friend of the Day

Wednesday, April 23rd Webcast

Veterans Weigh In On Berke's New "No Homeless Veterans" Plan

Standoff Ends: Armed Man Agrees to Leave Building

Drug Abuse Prevalent in Healthcare Industry

Bail Denied for Teenage Lookout Valley Murder Suspect

Memorial Fund Created in Honor of Renee Card Monroe

GPS Students Remember Former Headmaster Randy Tucker

Mayor Berke Signs Order to End Veterans Homelessness

It's Official - New UT Basketball Coach is Donnie Tyndall

8-year-old Spends Own Money to Save Lives

Mayor Berke Charts New Territory for Chattanooga Government

Streaming TV Case Before Supreme Court Tuesday

Miss America: Don't Suspend Teen Over Prom Invite

A Bipolar Doctor Probes the Brain on 'Black Box'

Man Indicted in Deadly Hit-and-Run

Our Tuesday Facebook Friend of the Day

Car Repossessed with Sleeping Child Inside

Tuesday, April 22nd Webcast

Earth Day Deals

New UT Basketball Coach

Grandmother, 2 Children Die in ATV Accident

Former GPS Headmaster Randy Tucker Killed in Monday Car Crash

Bear Attacks - Preparing for the Worst

Second Arrest in Lookout Valley Triple Murder

Tiki Finlayson - Giving Her Late Son's Life New Meaning

Area Runners are Boston Strong

Community Reacts After UAW Withdraws VW Election Complaints

VERBATIM: Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke's State of the City Address

Some Question Story of High-Altitude Stowaway

Home Destroyed by Fire in Dalton

Veteran Saves the Day Enroute to Special Ceremony

Boston Spirit Alive and Well for Marathon

Georgia Releases 2 Years of School Scores

Senator Corker Issues Stinging Rebuke Following UAW Announcement

Chattanooga Man Shot in the Mouth

BREAKING: UAW Withdraws VW Election Objections, Stopping NLRB Review

Our Monday Facebook Friend of the Day

State of the City Address

Monday, April 21st Webcast

TN Plant Explosion Ruled Accidental

One Year Later: Local Runner Returns to Boston Marathon

Fire Causes Damage To A Chattanooga Mobile Home

Family, Community Lay To Rest 6-year-old Bus Accident Victim

Medal of Honor Museum Planning To Relocate

Hug-A-Bunny at the Chattanooga Zoo

"50 to 1" Odds are It's a Movie Worth Seeing

Annual Hamilton County Rabies Clinics

Truck Struck by Train

School Bus Driver Not at Fault in Deadly Accident

Cleveland 9th Grader Struck in Face with Baseball

Chattanooga's Violence Initiative Shows Small, Good Results

Chattanooga Woodworking Academy Makes Craftsmen With Heart

Highlights of the 2014 Tennessee Legislative Session

Robbery at Rossville Blvd. McDonald's

7-Year-Old Twins Force Carjacking Suspect to Pull Over

TWRA to Recommend Bear Hunting in Hamilton, Bradley, McMinn Counties

Friday Fill-up: Chicken Salad Chick

Time-lapse of TN Aquarium's New Otter Habitat

Ferry Captain Will be Charged

Our Friday Facebook Friend of the Day

Chattanooga Police Investigate Second Thursday Shooting

Friday, April 18th Webcast

Cell Phone Tower Debate In Catoosa County

Tenn. 108th General Assembly Adjourns for the Year

NTSB Safety Recommendations to Prevent Underride Crashes

Do You Know Who's Running for Office?

Bar Owner Accused of 'Over Serving' Alcohol

NewsChannel 9 Employees, Viewers Proud of Their Mustangs

Chattanooga Chamber Taps Bill Kilbride as Next CEO

School Bus Driver Identified in Zachary Bryant Death

Thursday Afternoon Shooting in Chattanooga

David's Weekend 'Things to Do'

2 Charged With Church Burglary

Sen. Corker Won't Attend NLRB Hearing in Spite of Subpoena

Loved Ones Mourn for Ferry Victims

Funeral Arrangements for Zackery Bryant

Big Orange Caravan

Blast at Tennessee Ammunition Plant Kills 1, Injures 3

Mustang Celebrates 50 Years!

Catoosa Co. Probate Court Judge Gene Lowery Has Died

Our Thursday Facebook Friend of the Day

Thursday, April 17th Webcast

2 House Dems Pressing Inquiry into Tenn. VW Vote

Is Studying Abroad Safe For Students?

4 Hurt in Explosion at Tenn. Explosives Plant

Family of Boy Hit, Killed by School Bus Praying for 'Comfort and Peace'

Book Donation Results in Bomb Scare

Firefighters Train to Assist LifeForce Helicopters

Early Voting Begins in Tennessee

THP Mobile Inspection Van: Keeping Kids Safe

Specialists Suggest Ways to Prevent Sports Injuries

Harrison Man Accused of Raping Exchange Student

Tenn. Bill Passes That Would Help Felons Get Jobs

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Sales of new US homes plunge 14.5 percent in March

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The number of Americans buying new homes plummeted in March to the slowest pace in seven months, a sign that real estate's spring buying season is off to a weak start.

Consumer Info

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 reputation. ...

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NEW YORK (AP) -- It was old meets new on Letterman last night.

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Science/Tech News


NEW YORK (AP) -- Some customers are still a little leery about swiping their credit cards after the massive theft of credit card numbers from Target this past holiday season.


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