Microsoft wows critics with new Surface laptop called the Surface Book

Published Oct. 6 2015 @ 3:45pm

Even as Microsoft has positioned the Surface as a laptop replacement, it's making a separate Surface laptop model, the Surface Book. Microsoft says it's for scientists, engineers and gamers who need a lot more performance than a tablet.

Camp Jordan Parkway closing

Published Oct. 6 2015

Camp Jordan Parkway in East Ridge is closing.

Mocs player who drunkenly showed gun to police during arrest back on football team

Published Oct. 6 2015

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga defensive end Vantrel McMillan has been reinstated to the football team and will play Saturday...

TN lawmakers plan to discuss taking away VW incentives

Published Oct. 6 2015

Tennessee lawmakers plan to discuss the idea of clawbacks at a legislative hearing, tentatively planned for Oct. 29 in Chattanooga....

Ohio man calls cops to complain he got too high on marijuana

Published Oct. 6 2015

Police in Ohio say they were called to a house by a man who complained he'd gotten too high smoking...

Franklin County man gets 15 years in arson sentence

Published Oct. 6 2015

A Franklin County, Tenn., man will serve 15 years in state prison after pleading guilty to arson and assault charges.

VW to scrutinize spending on future investments, warns workers

Published Oct. 6 2015

Volkswagen's new CEO has told more than 20,000 gathered workers in Wolfsburg, Germany, that the company will have to review...

Chattanooga News: What you need to know today

Published Oct. 6 2015

A Baylor student is dead after practicing in the school's swimming pool.

'Scary Lucy' statue gets new role in mall Halloween display

Published Oct. 6 2015

LAKEWOOD, N.Y. (AP) - It's a role "Scary Lucy" was born to play: Frightening people at Halloween.

Study cites cybercrime's rising costs to corporations

Published Oct. 6 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - Cybercrime costs are climbing for companies both in the U.S. and overseas amid a slew of...

Syria's skies crowded with multiple air forces

Published Oct. 6 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - The skies over Syria are increasingly crowded - and increasingly dangerous.

Senators to ask U.S. general about troop levels in Afghanistan

Published Oct. 6 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan is to face questions on Capitol Hill about how many troops...

In Yemeni city, blast rocks hotel with government officials

Published Oct. 6 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Three explosions struck Yemen's port city of Aden on Tuesday, including a blast at a hotel...

U.S. government deports fewest immigrants in nearly a decade

Published Oct. 6 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - New government figures show deportations of immigrants in the United States illegally have declined for the third...

The Trump swagger is seen, not always loved, worldwide

Published Oct. 6 2015

BALMEDIE, Scotland (AP) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is well-known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, where shimmering...

Oregon shooter rants in writings about having no girlfriend

Published Oct. 6 2015

ROSEBURG, Ore. -- The gunman who killed nine people at an Oregon community college before taking his own life ranted...

Amid unrest in West Bank, Israel demolishes militants' homes

Published Oct. 6 2015

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Israeli military on Tuesday demolished homes of two Palestinian militants in east Jerusalem, the army's first...

Kerouac's knickknacks go on the road to author's hometown

Published Oct. 6 2015

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - The eclectic bric-a-brac that comforted and inspired writer Jack Kerouac is going on the road.

VW scandal could cost company $80 billion

Published Oct. 6 2015

FRANKFURT, Germany - For Volkswagen, cheating on emissions tests in the U.S. could cost up to $80 billion dollars and...

Chancellor's big play allows Seattle to beat Detroit 13-10

Published Oct. 5 2015

SEATTLE (AP) -- With one big punch, Kam Chancellor showed his importance to the Seattle Seahawks.