Missouri senators call to disband Ferguson Police Department

Published Mar. 5 2015 @ 12:07am

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Two Missouri state senators are calling for the Ferguson Police Department to be dissolved following a scathing federal report that found widespread racial bias among officers.

Gasol's last-second shot lifts Memphis over Rockets 102-100

Published Mar. 4 2015

HOUSTON -- Marc Gasol made a jumper with 0.1 seconds left to give the Memphis Grizzlies a 102-100 victory over...

Miller Industries sales, profits up; company boosts dividend

Published Mar. 4 2015

With its profits up nearly 60 percent last year, Miller Industries, Inc. announced today it is raising its quarterly dividend...

Tennessee beats LSU 78-63 to snap five-game losing streak

Published Mar. 4 2015

BATON ROUGE, La. — Josh Richardson and Armani Moore combined for 39 points as Tennessee ended a five-game losing streak...

Ohio teacher jailed for showing high school class violent movie

Published Mar. 4 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A former substitute teacher convicted of showing a movie including graphic sex and violence to a high...

AP Source: Peyton Manning returning for 18th NFL season

Published Mar. 4 2015

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Hold that gold watch. Peyton Manning is taking one more shot at the silver trophy.

South Korean media say U.S. ambassador attacked and hurt

Published Mar. 4 2015

SEOUL, South Korea -- U.S. Ambassador Mark Lippert was attacked by a man wielding a razor and screaming that the...

UPDATE: Two people struck by vehicle in Lookout Valley identified

Published Mar. 4 2015

The two pedestrians struck by a vehicle Tuesday night in Lookout Valley have been identified by the Chattanooga Police Department.

House committee to subpoena Clinton emails in Benghazi probe

Published Mar. 4 2015

WASHINGTON -- A House committee investigating the Benghazi, Libya, attacks was expected as early as Wednesday to subpoena the emails...

Justices sharply divided over health care law subsidies

Published Mar. 4 2015

WASHINGTON -- Sharply divided along familiar lines, the Supreme Court took up a politically charged new challenge to President Barack...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday for completion of U.S. Highway 27 project

Published Mar. 4 2015

Tennessee Department of Transportation Commissioner John Schroer will join with state and local officials to celebrate the official completion of...

Group completes purchase of Chattanooga Lookouts, introduces new ownership

Published Mar. 4 2015

The Chattanooga Lookouts today introduced the team's new ownership.

Georgia man sentenced to 15 years in DUI crash that killed wife after their wedding

Published Mar. 4 2015

CANTON, Ga. -- A north Georgia man has pleaded guilty in a DUI crash that killed his wife on the...

A defiant Alabama regains ground against gay marriage

Published Mar. 4 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Alabama's stand against same-sex marriage regained ground Wednesday after the state's highest court ruled that its ban...

U.S. clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

Published Mar. 4 2015

WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department cleared a white former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed...

Police: Officer shot and killed in 'ambush' outside Atlanta

Published Mar. 4 2015

FAIRBURN, Ga. -- A Fulton County police officer was shot and killed Wednesday in what authorities describe as an ambush.

Mark Gibson named interim Cleveland, TN police chief

Published Mar. 4 2015

Cleveland City Manager Janice Casteel said she has named Capt. Mark Gibson as interim chief, his second tour in the...

Woman accused of murdering her boyfriend found not guilty

Published Mar. 4 2015

Deborah Elaine Wilkins, the Chattooga County woman accused of murdering her boyfriend last summer, is not guilty.

From now on, March 9 will be known as Luther Day

Published Mar. 4 2015

From now on, March 9 will be known in all of Hamilton County as Luther Day, in honor of longtime...

TN governor addresses lawmaker's 'racist' Facebook post

Published Mar. 4 2015

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Gov. Bill Haslam says there should be more open conversations about race and that there are means...