Graceland Black Lives Matter protest leads to lawsuit

Published Jan. 20 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Five people have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Memphis and Elvis...

Federal grant to help workers dislocated by Tennessee wildfires

Published Jan. 19 2017

Officials say the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development has received a $5.8 million federal grant to help workers...

NY lawsuits blame social media in terror attacks

Published Jan. 19 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The families of victims of terror attacks in Paris, Brussels and Israel are blaming social media...


Tennessee drops fee of lifetime handgun carry permit by $300

Published Jan. 19 2017

The cost of upgrading to a lifetime handgun carry permit in Tennessee is dropping by $300.

After short hiatus, Lady Antebellum is back with new music

Published Jan. 19 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The short hiatus country vocal trio Lady Antebellum announced in 2015 kept them apart for longer...

Haslam proposes first Tennessee gas tax hike since 1989

Published Jan. 18 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Republican Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday proposed Tennessee's first gas tax hike in 27 years to...

Tradition, not politics, puts Tennessee band in Trump parade

Published Jan. 18 2017

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The University of Tennessee marching band will perform Friday in its 15th presidential inaugural parade since...

The Latest: Haslam critic likens gas tax plan to theft

Published Jan. 18 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Latest on Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam's transportation proposal (all times local):

Postal worker who hid piles of mail in home gets probation

Published Jan. 17 2017

A former Tennessee postal worker who kept nearly 2,700 pieces of undelivered mail inside her home won't have to spend...

Board to review historic sites for national register

Published Jan. 17 2017

A state board has scheduled a meeting to review proposed nominations to the National Register of Historic Places.

AP Source: GM to announce $1B factory investment, new jobs

Published Jan. 16 2017

DETROIT (AP) - General Motors will announce a $1 billion investment in its factories that will create or keep around...

Nashville journalist told to release documents in libel case

Published Jan. 15 2017

A Nashville television reporter has been ordered to hand over documents from his investigation of a district attorney.


Gun-friendly statehouses see occasional reckless conduct

Published Jan. 14 2017

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Gun-friendly New Hampshire is back in the spotlight after a lawmaker dropped a loaded firearm this...

Newly elected Tennessee Senate speaker names top staffer

Published Jan. 13 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Newly elected state Senate Speaker Randy McNally announced Friday that he will replace his predecessor's chief...

Loretta Lynn, Shania Twain, Jason Aldean get museum exhibits

Published Jan. 13 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will feature exhibits on Faith Hill and Tim...

Clayborn Temple in Memphis gets $400k grant for preservation

Published Jan. 13 2017

The National Park Service has awarded Memphis a $400,000 grant for preservation of the historic Clayborn Temple, which served as...

West Virginia faces questions about its own rich politician

Published Jan. 12 2017

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - Some of the conflict-of-interest issues swirling around President-elect Donald Trump in Washington are playing out on...

Country singer Tanya Tucker hospitalized after a fall

Published Jan. 12 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tanya Tucker is postponing tour dates after fracturing a vertebrae and injuring a rib during a...

Willie Nelson wants Loretta Lynn to try pot again

Published Jan. 12 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Willie Nelson wants his friend Loretta Lynn, who recently revealed that she tried marijuana for the...

Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman adopts a baby girl

Published Jan. 12 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman has adopted a baby girl named Dolly.

Bill would put 'In God We Trust' on Tennessee license plates

Published Jan. 12 2017

A bill filed Wednesday in the House would require all state license plates to carry the phrase 'In God We...

2 men charged in fatal shooting of man on New Year's Day

Published Jan. 12 2017

Authorities say two men have been charged in the fatal shooting of a man on New Year's Day in Nolensville.

Deer killed in Sumner County to be certified a world record

Published Jan. 11 2017

It's official — Gallatin resident Stephen Tucker shot a world record whitetail deer in November in Sumner County.