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Alabama to end participation in federal unemployment programs

Chattanooga, TN (WDEF) - Alabama Governor Kay Ivey wants her residents to return to work. She announced Monday that the state would end their participation...

FBI names pipeline cyberattackers as company promises return

By ERIC TUCKER, CATHY BUSSEWITZ and ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The operator of a major U.S. pipeline hit by a cyberattack says it...

The 2020 flower shortage affecting prices and availability ahead of Mother’s Day

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Mother's Day is on Sunday and it is the second busiest holiday for Tennessee Wholesale Florist on McCallie Avenue. While their cooler...

BlueCross BlueShield is mailing out rebates this month

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Thanks to a court order, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will be mailing out rebate checks to some customers this month. Around 100,000...

Here’s the latest scam in Georgia

ATLANTA, Georgia (WDEF) - The Attorney General of Georgia is warning about a phone scam where people pose as government officials. Attorney General Chris Carr...

Local businesses deal with possible chicken shortage

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- If you've noticed empty chicken wing coolers in your local grocery store, you aren't alone. In the last year or so, consumers...

Financial Planner says tax season should not slow down stimulus payment

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Americans are set the receive the biggest stimulus check yet thanks to The American Rescue Plan. However, it's the middle of tax...

These are the slowest selling vehicles now in Chattanooga

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The latest study by iSeeCars compares how long it is taking for both new and used cars to sell right now...

Comcast announces new internet and Wi-Fi speeds

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - Comcast announces improvements in internet and Wi-Fi speeds for Chattanooga area customers. The company says they are upping speeds for the Internet...

Best and worst times to find a used car deal

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - The folks at car search engine iSeeCars.com have been crunching numbers on when to find the best car deal in our...

TurboTax says they have fixed stimulus glitch

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) - On Thursday, we told you how people who used tax services on hold for getting their Covid relief checks because of...

Stimulus check distribution issues

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- Millions of people began receiving their second stimulus check before the New Year. But now, some folks are finding out that they...

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Weather Update: Tuesday Morning’s Forecast – May 18th, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): Going From Warm To Hot This Week! This Morning:Mostly cloudy skies will continue through the morning. It'll be milder as well, with...
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Red Bank Wins Region Softball Semifinal Against Sweetwater 4-3

Red Bank, TN-(WDEF) The Red Bank softball team won their region semifinal matchup against Sweetwater 4-3 on Monday at Red Bank high school. The...

Braves Manage Only 3 Hits in Losing 3-1 to the Mets

ATLANTA (AP) - Pinch-hitter James McCann drove in the game’s first run with a double, Tomás Nido had three hits and the New York...

Treasurer of school booster club indicted

JACKSON, Tennessee (WDEF) - Another volunteer treasurer has been arrested for stealing from schools after a Tennessee Comptroller's Office investigation. This time, a former treasurer...