Woman dies from fire ant attack one day after her mother died

Published May. 27 2016 @ 2:38pm

An Alabama woman standing atop a hay bale was attacked by fire ants and died of an apparent allergic reaction the day after her mother died, authorities and a relative said Friday.

Sinkhole engulfs front of car at Chattanooga apartment complex [photos]

Published May. 27 2016

A water main break led to a car stuck in a sinkhole at a Chattanooga apartment complex.

Mystery of Chattanooga area's 'Ubiquitous' billboards solved: 'It's the Real Thing'

Published May. 27 2016

The story was revealed Friday morning for those black-and-white billboards with the single word 'Ubiquitous' on them that popped up...

Silverdale Baptist heads to state softball championship with win over Marion

Published May. 27 2016

Silverdale Baptist Academy defeated Marion County 2-1 in Friday morning's winners-bracket final of the TSSAA Class A state softball tournament...

Obama's hug of Hiroshima survivor epitomizes historic visit

Published May. 27 2016

President Barack Obama may have faced the legacy of Hiroshima most directly with his embrace of a man who survived...

Vehicle loses control, flips on I-75 in Chattanooga, sending man to hospital

Published May. 27 2016

A vehicle crash on Interstate 75 in sent one man to the hospital early this morning, according to a Chattanooga...

NYC man gets prison for calling 50 fake emergencies to 911

Published May. 27 2016

A New York City man has been sentenced to six years in prison for calling 911 more than 50 times...

Chattanooga jobless rate falls to 9-year low

Published May. 27 2016

Unemployment in Chattanooga fell last month to its lowest level in nearly nine years, the Tennessee Department of Labor and...

5-at-10: Friday mailbag on Art Briles, the mayor, the stinkiness of the Braves and more

Published May. 27 2016

Art Briles, Andy Berke, the Warriros and the Braves make up this week's Friday mailbag.

Newspaper poll has Corker as Trump's top VP pick

Published May. 27 2016

A group of political observers polled by USA TODAY has U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., as the No. 1 pick...

Man allegedly made young boys smoke marijuana

Published May. 27 2016

Police say a Louisiana man accused of making his 8- and 10-year-old relatives smoke marijuana faces cruelty charges.

Coroner: Heart problem caused girl's death at school

Published May. 27 2016

A coroner says a 13-year-old who collapsed at her school's field day died of a heart problem.

Shelby County man convicted of 2nd rape; more cases pending

Published May. 27 2016

Prosecutors say a Shelby County man charged in a series of rapes has been convicted for a second time.

10 Things to Know for Today

Published May. 27 2016

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

The last tackle powder puff football game avoids the sack

Published May. 27 2016

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - The senior and junior girls at Florida's Jupiter High School scoffed when administrators, fearing for their...

Man United hires Mourinho as manager on 3-year deal

Published May. 27 2016

MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Manchester United has hired Jose Mourinho as its new manager, entrusting one of soccer's most successful...

Braves' offense hits another low point in a bad season

Published May. 27 2016

Interim Braves manager Brian Snitker keeps waiting on his team's offense to wake up.

Braun, Villar homers help Brewers complete 3-game sweep of Braves

Published May. 27 2016

Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers earned their first sweep in Atlanta with a 6-2 victory...

10 things to know for Friday

Published May. 26 2016

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

G7 leaders pledge collective action on sagging global growth

Published May. 26 2016

The leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies have pledged to "collectively tackle" major risks to global growth, including...