Gov. Bill Haslam and other officials are seeking to create consistency among education standards, programs and testing.
The world's largest retailer recently announced a new and intriguing product that may resonate with many of its customers.
The Chattanooga State basketball teams are doing a version of Midnight Madness this Thursday night, starting at 11:30 p.m., and the public is invited.
Based primarily on its last two wins -- over Bowling Green, Ky., and Ensworth -- McCallie has jumped into the 12th spot in the CBS MaxPreps South Region football computer rankings.
NEWARK, N.J. — Tracy Morgan said Tuesday that he "can't believe" Wal-Mart's assertion that he and others were partly to blame for their injuries in the highway crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one of his friends.
NASHVILLE — Twenty-five years ago, the exclusionary reputation of a Knoxville country club led to a furor when the University of Tennessee feared that its first African-American basketball coach would be rejected based on race. Today, a membership in that club by the state's new attorney general has been met with barely a shrug.
LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson got a fair trial after a hotel room heist and there's no need for another trial following his 2008 conviction and imprisonment on kidnapping and armed robbery charges, prosecutors told the Nevada Supreme Court.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The games, ice cream and play rehearsals that 9-year-old Joshua Rowell experienced during summer school this year weren't just for fun.
The public's help has been requested to identify an elderly woman found deceased seven years ago at the entrance to Foster Falls State Park in Marion County, according to a news release from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Court of Appeals has denied access to records related to a Vanderbilt University rape case against four former Vanderbilt University football players.
DALLAS — Federal health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S., a patient who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas and a sign of the far-reaching impact of the out-of-control epidemic in West Africa.
WASHINGTON — For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.
Michael Phelps' comeback has been sidetracked by more trouble away from the pool.
WASHINGTON — The next time some nasty storms are heading your way, the National Weather Service says it will have a better forecast of just how close they could come to you.
WASHINGTON — Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else.
MARIETTA, Ga. — A metro Atlanta woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison in the death of her 16-year-old daughter.
MEMPHIS — Tennessee's Supreme Court has upheld the convictions and death sentences for a Memphis man who killed his brother, his two nephews and three other people in a house.
Cody Scott Johnson, the Sequatchie County man who was the subject of a manhunt starting Sept. 20, was arrested Tuesday at a home on Browns Chapel Road in Sequatchie County.