Oak Ridge lab eyes Chattanooga as testing ground for driverless trucking

Published Aug. 24 2017

Oak Ridge National Laboratory's new director said Wednesday the lab is considering testing in Chattanooga related to autonomous driving and...

TVA boosts rates, pension payment as staff continues to shrink

Published Aug. 24 2017

With staffing already at its lowest level ever, the Tennessee Valley Authority expects to continue trimming workers and consolidating its...

Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy gives tour of real-time intelligence center

Published Aug. 24 2017

The new Chattanooga police chief, David Roddy, spent part of his first official day on the job answering questions and...

Photo gallery: Community comes together to pray at Engel Stadium

Published Aug. 24 2017

Members of various churches in the Chattanooga area gathered to pray amid rising racial tensions, threats of war abroad and...

Killed nearly 75 years ago in WWII battle, a Marion County Marine comes home

Published Aug. 24 2017

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and other officials are paying tribute to a U.S. Marine from Marion County who is coming...

Firearms, other weapons not allowed at white supremacist rally Saturday in Knoxville

Published Aug. 24 2017

Police will prohibit firearms and any other weapons at a rally that's expected to pit white supremacists against counter-demonstrators on...

Court order to remove Gallatin coal ash would cost TVA $2 billion, impact other coal plants

Published Aug. 23 2017

The Tennessee Valley Authority "is very likely" to appeal a federal court order that the utility dig up and remove...

Haslam, McPeak to testify before Senate panel on health insurance premiums

Published Aug. 23 2017

U.S. Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., is inviting Gov. Bill Haslam and his state insurance commissioner, Julie Mix...

Chattanooga's long-awaited Southside Community Park opens

Published Aug. 23 2017

After years of planning, Southside Community Park stands ready for people to meet and play.

Teen back with family after 11 days missing in Tennessee national park

Published Aug. 23 2017

A teenager who went missing for 11 days without food in Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains National Park is back with...

Suspect arrested a week after Oakland Avenue shooting

Published Aug. 23 2017

A man has been arrested a week after a shooting on the 4300 block of Oakland Avenue.

TVA trims staff, consolidates Knoxville offices

Published Aug. 23 2017

The federal utility is preparing to consolidate its remaining Knoxville staff into one of its three major office buildings and...

TVA approves 1.5 percent rate increase, boosts pension contribution

Published Aug. 23 2017

Electric rates will increase by 1.5 percent in October under a $10.37 billion budget adopted today by directors of the...

Crash on I-75 stalls traffic

Published Aug. 23 2017

A crash on I-75 southbound in Hamilton County is stalling traffic.

Meet a solar eclipse baby born during totality in Chattanooga [video, photos]

Published Aug. 23 2017

Amanda and Lucas Cotter are the proud parents of James William Cotter, born at the time of the total eclipse...

Dade County woman alleges excessive force in suit against state trooper [video]

Published Aug. 23 2017

A Dade County woman sued a sheriff's deputy and a state trooper after she got tackled to the ground during...

Heroes Run raises more funds for Fallen Five memorial

Published Aug. 23 2017

This year's Chattanooga Heroes Run, held July 15, raised $7,000 more than last year's race, bringing the Community Fund of...

As Democrats say Corker vulnerable, others question 'push poll'

Published Aug. 23 2017

Tennessee Democrats say a new poll, commissioned by a national advocacy group fighting GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare, demonstrates U.S....

Alexander calls Senate hearings to spur 'difficult but possible' action on health care

Published Aug. 23 2017

Senators looking for ways to strengthen the insurance market will hear from governors and state health insurance commissioners at their...

Councilman Chip Henderson calls for considering Confederate Cemetery options

Published Aug. 22 2017

City Councilman Chip Henderson wants to know more about Mayor Andy Berke's recent request to remove Chattanooga as a trustee...

Chattanooga City Council confirms David Roddy as new police chief [photos]

Published Aug. 22 2017

For newly confirmed Chattanooga Police Chief David Roddy, it's time to take a close look at what's next for the...

Chattanooga Police Department makes case for budget increase [photos]

Published Aug. 22 2017

The pay increases come at a total projected cost of $1.4 million and are the latest effort by Berke's administration...

Female inmate's brother files complaint against Bradley County sheriff over jail 'bullying'

Published Aug. 22 2017

The brother of a female inmate has filed a formal complaint against Bradley County (Tenn.) Sheriff Eric Watson over what...