Why would GOP candidate for Missouri governor kill himself?

Published Feb. 27 2015 @ 7:05pm

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri's auditor, who fatally shot himself in an apparent suicide, had vowed to take down the state's most powerful politicians and donors, including his fellow Republicans, when he launched an anti-corruption campaign for governor last month.

Google's Blogger reverses porn policy after user backlash

Published Feb. 27 2015

NEW YORK — Apparently Google bloggers like to post porn. A lot.

Weekly photo stash: #snownooga

Published Feb. 27 2015

Love cool photos? So do we. Take a look at some of our top local photos from the past week,...

Police identify man found dead in his car on Hixson Pike

Published Feb. 27 2015

Chattanooga police have identified the man found dead in his car Thursday morning as Goldon Dunn, 77.

Gunman kills 7, commits suicide, in house-to-house rampage

Published Feb. 27 2015

TYRONE, Mo. -- A man who authorities say may have been unhinged by the death of his ailing mother killed...

Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot dead

Published Feb. 27 2015

MOSCOW (AP) - Boris Nemtsov, a charismatic former deputy prime minister turned Russian opposition leader, was shot and killed in...

TVA works to correct condenser seal problem at Watts Bar

Published Feb. 27 2015

A faulty seal in the condenser of the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant has kept the TVA plant out of commission...

Elderly woman taken to burn center after early morning house fire in Bradley County

Published Feb. 27 2015

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — An elderly Bradley County woman has been taken to an out-of-state burn center after suffering injuries in...

GOP contenders push for military action against ISIS

Published Feb. 27 2015

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) - The Republican Party's leading presidential contenders on Friday promised conservative activists they would pursue aggressive...

Shoplifting call leads to drug arrests in Cleveland, TN

Published Feb. 27 2015

Cleveland, Tenn., police called to the Keith Street Wal-Mart on a shoplifting report ended by arresting three people on theft,...

Clumpies Ice Cream opening new shop in St. Elmo

Published Feb. 27 2015

Clumpies Ice Cream is opening a new location in Chattanooga.

Well-educated 'Jihadi John' no surprise to experts

Published Feb. 27 2015

PARIS (AP) - The profile of "Jihadi John," the university-educated Londoner whose masked face is emblematic of the grisly executions...

Travis Kvapil's NASCAR car stolen from hotel before race

Published Feb. 27 2015

HAMPTON, Ga. -- Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday from a hotel parking lot, forcing him...

Robinson named Young Professional of the Year in Chattanooga

Published Feb. 27 2015

Tiffanie Robinson of Lamp Post Group today was named the Young Professional of the Year by the Young Professionals Association...

Volkswagen profit up 20 percent in 2014, cautious on outlook for '15

Published Feb. 27 2015

German automaker Volkswagen says net profit rose 20 percent last year to $12.1 billion, but offered a cautious outlook for...

Red Bank officer may be charged after violent arrest

Published Feb. 27 2015

Red Bank police officer Mark Kaylor could face charges for his role in the violent arrest of a man on...

7 Chattanooga attorneys want to be criminal court judge

Published Feb. 27 2015

NASHVILLE - Seven local attorneys have applied for the pending Hamilton County Criminal Court judgeship that becomes vacant on June...

Chattanooga Update: Woman found stabbed in home

Published Feb. 27 2015

A woman was stabbed inside her Dalton home Thursday.

Police: 7 fatally shot, gunman dead in southeastern Missouri

Published Feb. 27 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Seven people were shot to death and one was injured in overnight attacks in a small...

House destroyed by fire in Harrison, TN

Published Feb. 27 2015

A home was destroyed by fire in Harrison around Thursday evening.