Justice Department announces $20M for police body cameras

Published Sep. 26 2016 @ 1:10pm

The Justice Department announced Monday it's awarding more than $20 million for law enforcement agencies around the country to establish or enhance their use of body cameras, a move that comes after several fatal shootings of black men by police that have prompted widespread protests.

LSU fires Miles, Cameron, promotes Orgeron

Published Sep. 26 2016

Les Miles has finally been done in by one of the frantic finishes that came to define the Mad Hatter's...

Young man gets 30 years for killing father in Tennessee

Published Sep. 26 2016

A young man has pleaded guilty to killing his father as jury selection was set to begin for his...


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Chattanooga police use Snapchat photo to track down shooting suspect

Published Sep. 26 2016

Chattanooga police used a Snapchat photo to tie an 18-year-old man to an August shooting in a Chuck E. Cheese...

5-at-10: Death, Weekend winners and losers and Rushmore of potential Hall of Famers gone too soon

Published Sep. 26 2016

Arnold Palmer, Jose Fernandez and the weekend's winners and losers.

The Latest: Houston police say shooting suspect is dead

Published Sep. 26 2016

Houston police say the suspect is dead in a shooting near a strip mall that wounded six people.

Several shot at Houston strip mall; police shoot gunman

Published Sep. 26 2016

Houston police say several people have been shot at a strip mall in the southwest of the city and...

Local gas prices up 17 cents in past month

Published Sep. 26 2016

Gas prices have leveled off since a leaking pipeline in Alabama was repaired last week.

Clinton-Trump debate could be battle of psychology as much as policy

Published Sep. 26 2016

Perhaps never have Americans been as familiar with both presidential nominees as they are with the two on the debate...

Charlotte ends curfew imposed after black man shot by police

Published Sep. 26 2016

Charlotte lifted its midnight curfew, signaling movement toward normalcy after a state of emergency was imposed following the shooting death...

10 things to know for today

Published Sep. 26 2016

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

Lengthy jury selection in Charleston church shootings begins

Published Sep. 26 2016

The laborious process of jury selection is getting underway in the federal death penalty trial of Dylann Roof, the white...


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Clinton, Trump buff foreign policy bona fides on debate eve

Published Sep. 25 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump were meeting separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Sunday, giving the each candidate fresh...

Raiders beat Titans 17-10 with offense not at Oakland's best

Published Sep. 25 2016

Assured at least a split in consecutive road games, the Oakland Raiders learned in a trip to Tennessee that their...

Woman shot in leg on Dodson Avenue Sunday

Published Sep. 25 2016

A woman was shot in the leg on Dodson Avenue today and went to a Chattanooga hospital in a personal...

LSU fires head coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron

Published Sep. 25 2016

LSU fired coach Les Miles and offensive coordinator Cam Cameron on Sunday, and promoted defensive line coach Ed Orgeron to...

Marlins cancel game against Braves after death of Fernandez

Published Sep. 25 2016

The Miami Marlins have canceled Sunday's home game against the Atlanta Braves following the death of pitcher Jose Fernandez.

Ironman Chattanooga 2016 begins

Published Sep. 25 2016

The leading competitors in Ironman Chattanooga began passing through the Chickamauga town square around 10 a.m. Sunday.

Global efforts against ivory traffickers still falling short

Published Sep. 25 2016

Poaching syndicates shipped large amounts of African elephant ivory last year despite global calls to dismantle the trafficking networks that...

Suspect in deadly Washington state mall shooting captured

Published Sep. 25 2016

The suspect in a shooting at a Washington state mall that left five dead is in custody, authorities said Saturday.