UAW and labor group rival make Volkswagen appeal filings

Published Feb. 9 2016 @ 6:44pm

The American Council of Employees at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant is supporting the federal appeal by the automaker of last year's election in which a small group of employees agreed to align with the United Auto Workers.

Salvation Army opens overnight shelter due to cold weather and calls for volunteers

Published Feb. 9 2016

With temperatures dipping below freezing at night and The Chattanooga Community Kitchen at capacity, The Salvation Army will open its...

Alleged burgular arrested after witness saw break in

Published Feb. 9 2016

The alleged culprit of a string of Brainerd home burglaries, Yummuse D. Hendrix, 39, was arrested after someone saw him...

Chattanooga-based Bellhops adding rental truck option

Published Feb. 9 2016

Chattanooga-based moving service Bellhops announced today that it's adding a rental truck option to its on-demand moving services.

Tennessee attorney general says team probing allegations against Rep. Durham

Published Feb. 9 2016

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery said today he has an experienced team already looking into allegations that embattled Rep. Jeremy...

Gun, drug, car deaths loom large in US longevity gap: Study

Published Feb. 9 2016

CHICAGO (AP) - Guns, drugs and cars contribute substantially to the life-expectancy gap between the United States and other developed...

Red Lobster enjoys sales surge after mention in Beyonce song

Published Feb. 9 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - Red Lobster says it's feeling the "Beyonce Bounce."

Obama to release $4 trillion-plus budget for 2017

Published Feb. 9 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is unveiling his eighth and final budget, a $4 trillion-plus proposal that's freighted with...

CBL adds stores in North Carolina center

Published Feb. 9 2016

CBL & Associates Properties Inc. announced today it will add home retailer West Elm at its Friendly Center in Greensboro,...

The Latest: Mid-Atlantic region wakes up to snow, rain mix

Published Feb. 9 2016

BOSTON (AP) - The Latest on the cleanup of the storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and was...

UN urges Turkey to open border; warns Aleppo could lack aid

Published Feb. 9 2016

KILIS, Turkey (AP) - Turkey must open its doors to the thousands of Syrians who have massed at the border...

After challenging holiday, Sears to speed up store closings

Published Feb. 9 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Following a "challenging" holiday season, Sears will accelerate the closure of some of its stores.

Coke beats Street 4Q forecasts; Diet Coke volume falls

Published Feb. 9 2016

ATLANTA (AP) - Coca-Cola's global soda volume rose in the fourth quarter, even though Diet Coke continued to suffer declines.

The Latest: Austria urges Balkans to reduce migrant influx

Published Feb. 9 2016

GENEVA (AP) - The Latest on the influx of migrants into Europe (all times local):

Israeli military says top mission is countering Gaza tunnels

Published Feb. 9 2016

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's top general said Tuesday that the military's number one mission for the coming year is to...

The Latest: Clinton his the ground early on NH primary day

Published Feb. 9 2016

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The Latest developments from Campaign 2016 as polls open in the first-in-the-nation primary in New Hampshire...

Greek farmers block main highway in protest against reform

Published Feb. 9 2016

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) - Farmers in northern Greece blocked traffic on the country's main highway Tuesday, intensifying nationwide protests against...

Lock of Lennon's hair expected to fetch $10K at auction

Published Feb. 9 2016

DALLAS (AP) - A lock of hair snipped from the head of John Lennon as the Beatle prepared for a...

S. Korea: North blew up rocket stage to confound analysts

Published Feb. 9 2016

TOKYO (AP) - Minutes after North Korea launched its rocket, South Korea's navy detected a rain of fragments falling into...

Report: Car bomb in Syrian capital kills 10

Published Feb. 9 2016

BEIRUT (AP) - A car bomb driven by a suicide attacker exploded Tuesday near a police officers' club in the...