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President Biden signs over 10 executive orders during his first 24 hours

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- President Biden wasted no time signing multiple executive orders during his first full day in office. First on the list, tackling the...

Biden puts U.S. back into fight to slow global warming

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Joe Biden is putting the United States back into the worldwide fight to slow global warming as one of his...

Trump bids farewell to Washington, hints of comeback

WASHINGTON (AP) - His term at an end, President Donald Trump has said farewell to Washington, but he also has hinted about a comeback...

Biden’s Administration Impact

The Biden administration may increase taxes for every economic class.

Georgia certifies Democrats Warnock and Ossoff’s Senate wins

Georgia’s secretary of state has certified the results of the two U.S. Senate runoff elections.

Biden outlines ‘Day One’ agenda of executive actions

WASHINGTON (AP) - In his first hours as president, Joe Biden plans to take executive action to roll back some of the most controversial...

Journalists prepare for protests where they could be targets

NEW YORK (AP) - With protests planned at state capitols across the country, news organizations are planning in case they descend into the type...

State capitols boarded up, fenced off, patrolled by troops

Chain-link fencing surrounds state capitols and police and National Guard troops are on patrol or standby in advance of possible violence leading up to...

Pence calls VP-elect Kamala Harris to offer congratulations

WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence has called Vice President-elect Kamala Harris to offer his congratulations. That's according to two people familiar with...

NRA declares bankruptcy, plans to incorporate in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The National Rifle Association has filed for bankruptcy protection and will seek to incorporate in Texas instead of New York....

Justice Dept. watchdog opens probe of response to riot

The Justice Department’s internal watchdog says it will investigate how the department and its agencies prepared for and responded to last week’s riots at the U.S. Capitol.

Locals Express Concern of Violence on Inauguration Day

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) - In just nine days, President-Elect Joe Biden will be officially sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. But...

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Marion County Animal Shelter Asks Woman $900 To Retrieve Dog

MARION COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) - Ashley Moffitt had been looking for her dog, Jax, for weeks. She had just about given up hope when...

Weather Update: Thursday Night’s Forecast – January 21st, 2021

Tennessee Valley (WDEF): After Friday Morning Clouds and Fog, Some Brighter Times For Awhile! Expect lingering clouds with some areas of fog and drizzle.  Overnight...

Chain Reaction Fire on Lee Highway

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President Biden signs over 10 executive orders during his first 24 hours

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- President Biden wasted no time signing multiple executive orders during his first full day in office. First on the list, tackling the...