Internet-famous cat Colonel Meow from Seattle, Washington, won the Guinness World Record for the cat with the longest fur, clocking in at 9 inches.
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Handcuffed woman steals patrol car in Union City, at large
Police in Union City say they’re searching for a woman who was handcuffed when she stole a patrol car.
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday.
TVA says wet summer means lower electric bills
The Tennessee Valley Authority says an unusually wet year has translated into lower electric bills for customers.
Local leaders planning for climate effects
When it comes to climate change, local officials have a message for Washington: Lead or get out of the way.
St. Nicks learn tricks of trade at Santa School
Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle “Ho, ho, ho!” and listen to the wishes of children all over the world?
He goes to Santa School.
Obama thrills crowd as he honors Mandela
U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela’s universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
Newtown’s year: Horror, grief and tough choices
A year later, inside the big house on Berkshire Road, dolls fill the shelves of a living room and flowers and rainbows decorate a kitchen window, next to a little girl’s name: Avielle.
Congress renews undetectable gun ban for decade
Narrowly beating a midnight deadline, Congress voted Monday to renew an expiring ban on plastic firearms that can evade airport detection machines. But Republicans blocked an effort to toughen the restrictions — the latest defeat for gun-control forces in the year since the grade school massacre in Newtown, Conn.
Trial begins in Montana newlywed killing case
Cody Johnson was head over heels for his new wife, but Jordan Graham was having serious doubts that came to a head when Johnson fell to his death during an argument on a steep cliff in Glacier National Park, prosecutors said Monday.
Attorney confirms Wisconsin snuggle business has closed
So much for snuggling in Wisconsin.
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