Alabama senator offers seat for Sessions run

Published Jul. 26 2017 @ 5:05pm

Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks is offering to withdraw from a GOP Senate primary if all other Republican candidates also agree to withdraw, paving the way for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to be the party's Senate nominee this fall.

Police fatally shoot teen outside Arkansas youth shelter

Published Jul. 26 2017

Police officers fatally shot a 16-year-old boy outside an emergency shelter for juveniles in eastern Arkansas and a criminal investigation...

One killed Tuesday in Bledsoe County crash

Published Jul. 26 2017

A single-vehicle crash on Tuesday in Bledsoe County claimed the life of a North Carolina man.

One killed, six injured in Marion County crash on Monday

Published Jul. 26 2017

A two-car crash on U.S. Highway 41 in Marion County, Tenn., on Monday killed a Sequatchie, Tenn., woman in one...

Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home

Published Jul. 26 2017

Critically ill baby Charlie Gard will be transferred to a hospice to die Thursday unless his parents and a hospital...

Stunner in Budapest: Ledecky loses for 1st time at worlds

Published Jul. 26 2017

She had never seen a "2'' beside her name at the world championships.

Man booked on 28 counts of child porn-related charges in Scottsboro, Ala.

Published Jul. 26 2017

A Scottsboro, Ala., man was jailed Tuesday on 28 counts of child porn-related charges after his Julie Drive home was...

Bible verse to be removed from a Tennessee police department

Published Jul. 26 2017

A biblical passage that has long been displayed at a Tennessee city's police headquarters will be removed following a complaint.

Singer Tiffany to highlight Hamilton Place mall's 30th birthday

Published Jul. 26 2017

American singer, songwriter and actress Tiffany will highlight the anniversary celebration of Hamilton Place mall turning 30 years old.

Chattanooga shooting victim in critical condition; suspect in custody

Published Jul. 26 2017

One person is listed in critical condition at a local hospital after a shooting on the 1900 block of E...

5-at-10: One Word Wednesday on Teepees, S'Mores, Old Faithful, a four-star quarterback picking Princeton, and Kaepernick

Published Jul. 26 2017

Today, we'll offer five quick one-word queries.

UPDATE: Multi-vehicle I-24 crash cleared

Published Jul. 26 2017

A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 24 eastbound in Hamilton County is causing traffic delays.

Man arrested for killing woman, shooting man in the face

Published Jul. 26 2017

An Alabama man who authorities say fatally shot a woman and wounded another man has been arrested.

Vote shows GOP's problems in replacing Obama health law

Published Jul. 26 2017

Where the Senate Republican effort to demolish the Obama health care law ends up is anyone's guess, but early indications...

NCAA rule ending two-a-days forcing teams to adjust

Published Jul. 26 2017

The two-a-day football practices that coaches once used to toughen up their teams and cram for the start of the...

McCain delivers a key health care vote, scolding message

Published Jul. 26 2017

Sen. John McCain has cast a crucial vote in the Republican drive to repeal "Obamacare." But he also had a...

Dad: Ex-Marine killed in Syria 'had a mission' in IS battle

Published Jul. 26 2017

A former Marine believed so strongly in the war against the Islamic State group that he secretly traveled to Syria,...

Senate health care debate could be suspenseful and raucous

Published Jul. 26 2017

The Senate's days-long debate on health care features a dynamic that's relatively rare on Capitol Hill.

U.S. Navy fires warning shots near Iran ship in Persian Gulf

Published Jul. 26 2017

A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots near an Iranian vessel that American sailors said came dangerously close to...

House punishes Russia, blocks Trump from waiving penalties

Published Jul. 26 2017

Eager to punish Russia for meddling in the 2016 election, the House has overwhelmingly backed a new package of sanctions...