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NASCAR Driver Capsules, Feb. 26

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:29pm
Capsules for the top 20 drivers in the Sprint Cup standings, plus five additional drivers of note.
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Report: Trout signs 1-year deal with Angels

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:24pm
The Los Angeles Angels signed outfielder Mike Trout to a one-year, $1 million contract on Wednesday and hope to reach agreement on a long-term deal by the end of the spring, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday.
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Cardinals, pitcher remorseful about Twitter incident

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:22pm
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez believes his Twitter account was hacked, leading to pornographic photos and links going viral this week.
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McIlroy returns to scene of 2013's low point

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:11pm
Rory McIlroy may be hoping to exorcise some demons when he returns to the scene of one of his career lows at this week's Honda Classic in Florida.
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Vigils held for Glade Spring shooting victims

WCYB: Local News - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 5:10pm
By Tuesday evening, the Church of New Beginnings in Glade Spring had become somewhat of a dwelling place for a community whose day was turned upside down after four people were killed and one injured in a tragic shooting.
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Advocate now figure skating into her 60s

WCYB: Sports - Wed, 02/26/2014 - 3:17pm
A growing number of skaters lacing up to compete are well into their 30s, 40s, 50s, and beyond.
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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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