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Northwestern players make argument for union

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 2:31pm
Which comes first, football or academics? That's the main argument during a weeklong hearing before the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago as Northwestern University tries to stop its football team from unionizing.
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Few leads in morning convenience store robbery

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 2:14pm
Johnson City Police say they have very little information to work with about about an early morning robbery.
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Cemetery owner ordered to stop running business

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 2:00pm
The Tennessee Commissioner of the Department of Commerce and Insurance has issued a cease and desist order for the owner of a Hawkins County Cemetery.
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Adidas T-shirts too sexy for Brazil

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:59pm
Adidas gave new meaning to the term "graphic tees" -- and 2014 World Cup host country Brazil didn't like what it saw. One featured the phrase "I [heart] Brazil," with the heart resembling a woman's buttocks in a thong bikini, flipped upside-down. The o...
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Investigators confirm initial findings in fatal accident

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:58pm
Investigators returned to the scene of a fatal accident where a deadly crash shut down Interstate 81 late Saturday night.
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Bill seeks to do away with Common Core standards

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:51pm
Thousands of Tennesseans have signed a petition supporting the state's Common Core standards amid efforts by some lawmakers to do away with them.
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Grand jury decision about former highway commissioner

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:50pm
A former Sullivan County Highway Commissioner will not face criminal charges regarding irregularities within the highway department.
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Eagles sign LT Peters to $53 million deal

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:36pm
Two-time All-Pro left tackle Jason Peters signed a five-year contract worth at least $53 million with the Philadelphia Eagles.
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Bristol, Va. aims to borrow $5M for Falls development

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 1:26pm
We have new information about Bristol, Virginia looking to borrow $5 million to help fund the Falls development project.
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Arrest made in 2011 Kingsport homicide

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:25pm
The Kingsport Police Department will make an announcement Wednesday concerning a two-year-old murder case in the city.
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Eagles sign LT Peters to $41M extension

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:17pm
Two-time All-Pro left tackle Jason Peters signed a four-year extension worth at least $41 million with the Philadelphia Eagles.
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Padres' Headley expects to be ready for season

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 12:10pm
San Diego Padres third baseman Chase Headley is dealing with a calf injury but does not expect it to keep him out of the lineup on Opening Day.
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NFL roundup: Dolphins owner hopes for meeting with Martin

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 11:39am
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is planning to meet soon with offensive tackle Jonathan Martin to discuss what happened in the locker room last season in an effort to prevent future bullying.
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Golfer Elkington tweets about Sam

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 11:37am
Australian golfer Steve Elkington turned to Twitter on Tuesday to criticize ESPN for its coverage of gay defensive end Michael Sam.
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Earnhardt Jr. never lost desire to win

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 11:32am
Dale Earnhardt Jr. hopes his electrifying victory in Sunday night's Daytona 500 will finally put questions about his desire to rest.
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Arrest made in Kingsport murder from 2011

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 11:29am
A Kingsport man is facing murder charges in connection to a woman's death just over two years ago.
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Bar association releases handbook for seniors

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 10:47am
The Tennessee Bar Association has released a handbook to help the state's senior citizens better understand things like federal and state benefits and new health care laws.
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UT to offer online training for nursery producers

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 10:46am
The University of Tennessee is now offering online training for people who want to be certified through the Tennessee Master Nursery Producer program.
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Tractor trailer rollover closes interstate

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 6:50am
Interstate 26 has been reopened after an early Wednesday morning accident.
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Ryan's message resounds in Wisconsin win over Indiana

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 2:25am
No. 14 Wisconsin shot 61 percent over the final 20 minutes to overcome a 10-point deficit and roll to a 69-58 victory over the Indiana Hoosiers at the Kohl Center on Tuesday night.
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