East Ridge man shot after alleged altercation over a woman

Published Feb. 21 2017 @ 7:36am

East Ridge police responded to a person shot call around 1:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at the 1500 block of Burns Avenue.

Groups, individuals helping white extremists shed hate

Published Feb. 21 2017

The Celtic cross tattoo on Shannon Martinez's leg gives away her past.

Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen slain across border

Published Feb. 21 2017

The Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from the parents of a Mexican teenager who was killed by a...

Iraqi troops advance on western Mosul as Mattis holds talks

Published Feb. 21 2017

Iraqi forces advanced Monday into the southern outskirts of Mosul on the second day of a push to drive Islamic...

Court considers constitutionality of Ohio execution process

Published Feb. 21 2017

A federal appeals court will hear arguments Tuesday over the constitutionality of Ohio's lethal injection process as the state tries...

Four U.S. tourists and pilot killed in Australian plane crash

Published Feb. 21 2017

An Australian pilot and four American tourists on a golfing vacation were killed when a light plane crashed in flames...

Malaysian diplomat says Kim death investigation impartial

Published Feb. 21 2017

The investigation into the death of the exiled half-brother of North Korea's ruler is being conducted in an impartial manner,...

Ten things to know for today, Feb. 21

Published Feb. 21 2017

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Feb. 21:

Thousands of demonstrators across U.S. say 'Not My President'

Published Feb. 21 2017

Thousands of demonstrators turned out Monday across the U.S. to challenge Donald Trump in a Presidents Day protest dubbed Not...

Elderly woman is in critical condition after Hickory Street house fire

Published Feb. 20 2017

A 78-year-old woman had to be pulled from a house fire at 1003 N. Hickory St. Saturday morning.

Fundraising campaign started to help 2018 Battle of Selma

Published Feb. 20 2017

Organizers of the Battle of Selma have started a GoFundMe page to raise money to support the project.

Comcast adds more Gig service in 'Gig City'

Published Feb. 20 2017

Comcast is adding more gig to Gig City.

Tennessee Capitol protests lead to call for tighter security

Published Feb. 20 2017

After recent protests around the state Capitol in Nashville, some Republicans want a crackdown on demonstrators and tougher security requirements...

Eleven people pass through unmanned airport security checkpoint

Published Feb. 20 2017

Authorities are trying to find eight of 11 people who passed through an unattended security checkpoint lane at New York's...

Deadline looms for Dakota Access pipeline protest camp

Published Feb. 20 2017

As dawn breaks over an encampment that was once home to thousands of people protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline,...

Fire destroys Signal Mountain home; family receives emergency assistance

Published Feb. 20 2017

A Signal Mountain family will receive emergency assistance this evening after a fire destroyed their home.

UPDATE: Boy dies from injuries received in Walker County crash that killed his brother, driver

Published Feb. 20 2017

A 10-year-old died from injuries he sustained in a crash Saturday that claimed two other lives in Walker County, according...

LIVE: Updates from area high school basketball tournaments

Published Feb. 20 2017

The Times Free Press will be at girls' championships tonight in D5-AAA and D6-A and consolation games in D6-AA.

David Cassidy fighting memory loss, wants to 'enjoy life'

Published Feb. 20 2017

Former 'Partridge Family' star David Cassidy says he's struggling with memory loss.

Police officer killed while responding to traffic accident

Published Feb. 20 2017

A California police officer was killed and another wounded in a shooting Monday while they were trying to help a...