Alabama death row inmate hangs himself in prison cell

Published Apr. 27 2015 @ 9:30pm

BESSEMER, Ala. -- Authorities say a man convicted of killing a Huntsville police officer has died in a Jefferson County prison.

Tennessee coalition asks court not to release rape case records

Published Apr. 27 2015

NASHVILLE -- Four victims' rights groups are asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to rule against a coalition of news media...

2 rabid animals found on Alabama homeowners' property

Published Apr. 27 2015

AUBURN, Ala. -- Officials in east Alabama are asking pet owners to make sure their companions are vaccinated after an...

Judge's son charged with DUI after speeding past courthouse

Published Apr. 27 2015

According to an arrest affidavit, a Tennessee Highway Patrol trooper stopped Bryce Steelman, 21, just before noon after he clocked...

Governor declares emergency, activates National Guard after riots in Baltimore

Published Apr. 27 2015

Maryland's governor says activating the National Guard to help police with riots in Baltimore was a last resort.

Baltimore protests turn into riots

Published Apr. 27 2015

Police and angry teenagers faced off in Baltimore on Monday, hours after thousands of mourners called for justice and peace...

Woman convicted of murder after young daughter disappeared

Published Apr. 27 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - An Arizona mother was convicted of first-degree murder and child abuse Monday in the death of her...

Prosecutors say Skyy Mims stabbed, suffocated clerk but left cellphone behind

Published Apr. 27 2015

The trial of aspiring model and rapper Skyy Mims, accused in the 2014 stabbing murder of a convenience store clerk,...

Man who shot wife, self at Collegedale strip mall had history of domestic violence

Published Apr. 27 2015

The man who shot his wife and then killed himself in a Collegedale shopping center parking lot Sunday afternoon has...

Recap: Berke unveils 2015 plan at State of the City address

Published Apr. 27 2015

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke is almost ready to deliver his second state of the city address, which will address everything...

Loretta Lynch sworn in as new US attorney general

Published Apr. 27 2015

WASHINGTON - Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as the 83rd U.S. attorney general, the first African-American woman to serve...

Chattanooga Update: Missing woman charged with attempted murder

Published Apr. 27 2015

One person is dead after a shotgun attack outside Walmart in Collegedale.

Chattanooga police arrest man for string of eight burglaries

Published Apr. 27 2015

Chattanooga police have charged a homeless man in a string of eight burglaries that happened in Chattanooga between March and...

Singer Jamie Barton wins the 'Heisman Trophy' of music

Published Apr. 27 2015

The prize dubbed the Heisman Trophy for singers is going to a Georgia native with an earth-shattering voice - and...

10 Things to Know for Today

Published Apr. 27 2015

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

Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening

Published Apr. 27 2015

LOS ANGELES — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a...

Rescuers struggle to reach many in Nepal quake, fear worst as death toll goes past 3,300

Published Apr. 27 2015

KATHMANDU, Nepal — The death toll from Nepal's earthquake soared past 3,300 Monday, and how much higher it would rise...

Updated: Missing Stevenson woman found, taken to hospital after police chase

Published Apr. 26 2015

The search for missing person Ashley Kennedy of Stevenson, Ala., ended Sunday night with her driving a stolen vehicle as...

California officer reunited with man who was a newborn when he found him in dumpster in 1989

Published Apr. 26 2015

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- An officer who found an abandoned newborn in a garbage dumpster was reunited with the now...