Train derails in Spring City overnight partially blocking U.S. Highway 27

Published Jul. 29 2016 @ 7:40am

A Norfolk Southern train derailed in Spring City, Tenn., overnight causing U.S. Highway 27 to be partially blocked while crews clean up the mess.

Police: 1 San Diego cop killed, another wounded in shooting

Published Jul. 29 2016

One police officer has died and another remains in surgery after being shot in a San Diego neighborhood, authorities said...

US growth is thought to have rebounded in April-June quarter

Published Jul. 29 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - Fears about China, shrunken oil prices and turbulent markets held the U.S. economy to a sluggish pace...


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UK nuclear power project faces union protests, delay

Published Jul. 29 2016

PARIS (AP) - French unions are protesting against energy giant EDF's approval of a major nuclear power plant project in...

10 things to know for Friday

Published Jul. 29 2016

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:

Zach Granite's game-winner lifts Lookouts past Smokies

Published Jul. 29 2016

The Chattanooga Lookouts used Zach Granite's single in the bottom of the ninth inning to defeat Tennessee 4-3 Thursday night...

Braves beat Twins 2-0 in majors-worst matchup

Published Jul. 29 2016

Lucas Harrell pitched six innings, Adonis Garcia homered and the Braves beat the Twins 2-0 on Tuesday night, an untimely...

Hillary Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world

Published Jul. 29 2016

Promising Americans a steady hand, Hillary Clinton cast herself Thursday night as a unifier for divided times, an experienced leader...

Cosby drops litigation against accuser in sex assault case

Published Jul. 28 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Bill Cosby has dropped a lawsuit that demanded the accuser in his criminal case repay the money...

Fairview, Tennessee police officers fired in wake of investigation

Published Jul. 28 2016

Days after a long awaited investigation into the Fairview Police Department resulted in no criminal prosecution, the department issued notice...

Clinton using convention to send message to wary GOP voters

Published Jul. 28 2016

Long a lightning rod on the right, Hillary Clinton is making a targeted appeal to Republicans who challenge Donald Trump's...

Atlantic City to receive state loan to stave off default

Published Jul. 28 2016

Atlantic City is about to get a long-awaited state loan to help it stave off default and possibly bankruptcy.

Daughter learns man convicted in Whitfield Co. of killing mother has been living in Kentucky for 40 years

Published Jul. 28 2016

A woman whose mother was killed decades ago says she was angry to learn that the Georgia man convicted of...

Military: Boko Haram ambushes humanitarian convoy, wounds 5

Published Jul. 28 2016

Nigeria's military says Boko Haram Islamic extremists have ambushed a humanitarian convoy escorted by troops, wounding three civilians including a...

Tennessee Gov. Haslam appoints Purkey as new Safety and Homeland Security commissioner

Published Jul. 28 2016

Gov. Bill Haslam today announced the appointment of David Purkey as his new commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Safety...

Florida man arrested after police mistake Krispy Kreme doughnut glaze for meth

Published Jul. 28 2016

Daniel Rushing probably won't be eating Krispy Kreme doughnuts in his car any more.

Actor Danny Glover, Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke push Tennessee Democrats to win local races

Published Jul. 28 2016

Republicans' political dominance in Tennessee is partially to blame for the rise of Donald Trump, Chattanooga mayor and former state...

Tennessee Gov. Haslam happy to 'help our friends' facing GOP primaries

Published Jul. 28 2016

For Republican Gov. Bill Haslam it's a happy coincidence that he can give a boost to embattled legislative incumbents while...

Chattanooga area jobless rate rises in June

Published Jul. 28 2016

Unemployment in metropolitan Chattanooga rose last month to its highest level so far in 2016, but most of the increase...

UPDATE: Syria's Nusra Front leader claims no more ties with al-Qaida

Published Jul. 28 2016

The leader of Syria's Nusra Front says his group is changing name, and claims it will have no more ties...