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15-year-old girl hurt in Texas school shooting

By DeAnn Hays ITALY, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at a Texas high school (all times local): 10:20 a.m. Authorities say a 15-year-old female student has been airlifted to a hospital after being shot at a Texas high school and a 16-year-old male student is in custody. Sgt. Joe Fitzgerald of the…

With Senate talks falling short, shutdown enters workweek

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The government shutdown is set to sow more disruption and political peril Monday after the Senate inched closer but ultimately fell short of an agreement that would have reopened federal agencies before the beginning of the workweek. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said…

Kid Rock donates merchandise money for voter registration

By The Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — Kid Rock has donated about $122,000 from sales of merchandise promoting his potential U.S. Senate campaign to a voter-registration organization. The Detroit-area rocker, whose real name is Robert Ritchie, teased the public for months. At a September concert, he was introduced as Michigan’s “next senator.” In October, he…

Foles, Eagles fly into Super Bowl, rout Vikings 38-7

By The Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With one quarter remaining, Eagles players on the field and sideline already were dancing. A bit later, after their stunning and resounding 38-17 rout of the Minnesota Vikings earned them the NFC championship, they listened as nearly 70,000 made the Linc shake with “Fly Eagles Fly.” Hey Philly,…

‘On The Prowl’ with Kayla Anderson: Cooking with Yannick Weber

By Kayla Anderson http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) –  News 2 Sports Reporter Kayla Anderson starts up a new series called, “On the Prowl,” giving fans a closer look at the Nashville Predators team and the players. First up, defenseman Yannick Weber.  When he’s not on the ice, you can find him in the kitchen cooking…

Titans Byard and Trawick headed to Pro Bowl

By Cory Curtis NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Titans safety Kevin Byard and special teams ace Brynden Trawick were both added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster Sunday. They join Jurrell Casey, Delanie Walker, Brett Kern and Taylor Lewan and give the Titans 6 players in this years’ game. Byard was considered a snub after [READ MORE…

POLL: Who do you pick to win the Super Bowl?

By WKRN web staff The stage is set for Super Bowl LII in Minnesota. The Philadelphia Eagles will take on the New England Patriots. News 2 wants to know… Who do you pick to win the Super Bowl? Vote in our poll below or click here from the News 2 app. Be sure to click ‘Continue Reading’…

Johnson City boy gets bedroom makeover following brain tumor treatment

By Justin Soto, WJHL http://up.anv.bz/latest/scripts/anvload.js JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – An 11-year-old boy from Johnson City, who has fought a tough battle with a cancerous brain tumor, just got a brand new bedroom. Ben walked into his new room Saturday, thanks to the local non-profit organization, Special Spaces Tri-Cities. He chose the outdoor theme for the…