Study: Number of uninsured Tennesseans could skyrocket under Senate GOP health bill

Published Jun. 29 2017

The number of uninsured Tennesseans could soar nearly 49 percent in the next five years under the now-stalled U.S. Senate...

Two Republican lawmakers take seats after special election wins

Published Jun. 28 2017

The Republican winner of the most expensive House race ever took her seat representing Atlanta's outskirts Monday evening, along with...

Fed approves dividend, buyback plans of all 34 biggest banks

Published Jun. 28 2017

The Federal Reserve has given the green light to all 34 of the biggest banks in the U.S. to raise...

Judge rules Tennessee must release records on Fall Creek Falls outsourcing

Published Jun. 28 2017

judge has ruled in favor of a media group that sued the state of Tennessee to release records about...

Senate GOP shelves health bill, imperils 'Obamacare' repeal

Published Jun. 28 2017

Senate GOP leaders abruptly shelved their long-sought health care overhaul Tuesday, asserting they can still salvage it but raising new...

Retracted CNN story a boon for president at war with media

Published Jun. 28 2017

For a president seemingly at perpetual war with "fake news," the resignation of three CNN journalists over a retracted story...

Pentagon: 'Active preparations' by Syria for chemical attack

Published Jun. 28 2017

The Pentagon on Tuesday said it detected "active preparations" by Syria for a chemical weapons attack, giving weight to a...

Sens. Alexander, Corker back decision to delay vote on Obamacare repeal

Published Jun. 28 2017

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker applauded GOP leaders Tuesday for delaying a vote on legislation to repeal and replace...

Chattanooga City Council votes 7-1 to establish short-term home rental district

Published Jun. 27 2017

Chattanooga will have a new special district for short-term home rentals in place on Oct. 1.

Lawyer: Nashville can't force sheriff to honor sanctuary city designation

Published Jun. 27 2017

Nashville can't force its sheriff to comply with a proposed ban on volunteering city resources to support federal immigration enforcement,...

Council to vote on short-term vacation rental district

Published Jun. 27 2017

The Chattanooga City Council votes this evening on whether to establish a special district for short-term vacation rental businesses.

Trump group's aggressive health care moves irritate GOP

Published Jun. 27 2017

Some Republicans are blaming an outside group supporting President Donald Trump for the unexpected delay Tuesday of a vote on...


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Facing defections, Senate GOP leaders delay health care vote

Published Jun. 27 2017

In a bruising setback, Senate Republican leaders are delaying a vote on their prized health care bill until after the...

Vehicle registration fees to go up July 1

Published Jun. 27 2017

Tennessee's IMPROVE Act, recently signed into law by Gov. Bill Haslam, will raise vehicle registration fees beginning July 1.

Trump takes another swipe at CNN following resignations

Published Jun. 27 2017

President Donald Trump used the resignations of three CNN journalists involved in a retracted Russia-related story to resume his attack...

Chattanooga Police Chief Fletcher reflects on his work ahead of retirement [photos, video]

Published Jun. 27 2017

It has been three years since Fred Fletcher was sworn in as Chattanooga's police chief, but in 11 short days...

Tennessee lawmakers still reviewing CBO report on Senate health care bill

Published Jun. 27 2017

While Democrats and other critics used the Congressional Budget Office's analysis of U.S. Senate Republicans' health care bill to assail...

House ethics panel launches inquiry of two Democratic lawmakers, plus Lewis aide

Published Jun. 27 2017

The House Ethics committee said Monday it is investigating complaints against two veteran Democratic lawmakers and the top aide to...

Audit says Senate bill would leave 22 million without insurance over the next decade

Published Jun. 26 2017

The Senate Republican health care bill would leave 22 million more Americans uninsured in 2026 than under President Barack Obama's...

Bessie Smith Center getting $40,000 state grant

Published Jun. 26 2017

Chattanooga's Bessie Smith Cultural Center will get a one-time $40,000 grant in the new Tennessee government budget that begins July...

Trump travel ban partly reinstated; fall court arguments set

Published Jun. 26 2017

The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration enforce its 90-day ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries,...


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Governors ask GOP for time to determine impact of health care plan on states

Published Jun. 26 2017

Two top members of the National Governors Association today issued a bipartisan plea to U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell,...

Former Senate Speaker Ramsey to lobby former colleagues

Published Jun. 26 2017

Former Tennessee Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey is plotting a return to the hallways of the state Capitol complex.