Someone's been stealing telephone pole wires in Meigs County

Published Aug. 4 2015 @ 1:54pm

AT&T officials are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the vandalism and theft of the phone company's aeriel copper telephone cables in Meigs County.

Chattanooga makes new Top 15 list for air quality

Published Aug. 4 2015

Chattanooga has been ranked as one of the top 15 metro areas seeing the most improvement in air quality.

Comcast doubles speed for discounted broadband service to low-income families

Published Aug. 4 2015

Comcast announced today it is doubling the download speed of its Internet Essentials broadband service for low-income families and will...

CHI Memorial Foundation announces 2015-2016 board of directors

Published Aug. 4 2015

CHI Memorial Foundation, the fundraising arm of CHI Memorial, has announced officers and members of the board of directors.

TVA expects to cut carbon emissions 40 percent by 2020

Published Aug. 4 2015

The Tennessee Valley Authority, which has already cut its greenhouse gas emissions from coal-burning power plants by 30 percent over...

Chattanooga News: Boy, 17, struck in drive-by shooting

Published Aug. 4 2015

Will the Navy officer who used his own gun to fire at the Chattanooga attacker be charged with a crime?

3 years after man set on fire, girlfriend is in custody

Published Aug. 4 2015

A Missouri woman is now in custody, three years after she allegedly tried to kill her boyfriend in Memphis, Tennessee,...

TVA cost cutting helps boost income

Published Aug. 4 2015

With a smaller staff and cheaper fuel, the Tennessee Valley Authority cut its operating expenses nearly 9 percent during the...

Mormon church to release more documents from founder

Published Aug. 4 2015

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The Mormon church is taking another step in its push to be more transparent, and...

Egypt's disaffected youth increasingly calling for violence

Published Aug. 4 2015

CAIRO -- The 20-year-old law student says he has had enough of fruitless protests in support of Egypt's deposed Islamist...

Rebooting Greece: How to get its economy going again

Published Aug. 4 2015

ATHENS, Greece -- After so much pain, Greece must now figure out how to get its economy back on its...

Facing Islamic State threat, Iraq digitizes national library

Published Aug. 4 2015

BAGHDAD (AP) - The dimly-lit, dust-caked stacks of the Baghdad National Library hide a treasure of the ages: crinkled, yellowing...

Debate stage drama: GOP awaits top 10 announcement

Published Aug. 4 2015

WASHINGTON -- The jam-packed Republican presidential field will shrink considerably for the first formal debate of the 2016 primary season...

Bush, Rubio to speak before Southern Baptist group

Published Aug. 4 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio hope to connect Tuesday with Christian conservatives, a key group...

Cooler weather helps crews battling California wildfire

Published Aug. 4 2015

LOWER LAKE, Calif. -- Firefighters were working aggressively to regain control after a raging Northern California fire jumped a highway...

2 wounded in shooting outside hip-hop concert in New Jersey

Published Aug. 4 2015

HOLMDEL, N.J. -- State police say two people have been wounded in a shooting outside a hip-hop concert in central...

Report: 2 dead, 22 hurt in New Hampshire tent collapse

Published Aug. 4 2015

LANCASTER, N.H. -- A young man and a girl were killed and at least 22 people were injured Monday when...

Braves keep rallying, Garcia HR in 12th beats Giants 9-8

Published Aug. 4 2015

ATLANTA -- Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning off Ryan Vogelsong and the Atlanta Braves completed...

Road work planned for Barton Avenue today

Published Aug. 4 2015

The curb lane of Barton Avenue (outbound) will be shifted to the middle lane and Dugdale Street will be closed...

Former Alabama deputy charged in alleged beating

Published Aug. 4 2015

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- A former Alabama sheriff's deputy faces federal charges of assaulting a man and trying to cover it...