Trump talks new gun measures, gun owners talk 'betrayal'

Published Feb. 24 2018

As President Donald Trump talked this week about banning "bump stocks" and curbing young people's access to guns, the gun...

Ivanka Trump to push for 'maximum pressure' on North Korea

Published Feb. 23 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter toured the 2018 Winter Olympics on Saturday, the morning after telling South Korea's president that...

After school shooting, Florida leaders propose new gun laws

Published Feb. 23 2018

Nine days after the Florida school shooting, Gov. Rick Scott and Republican legislators announced school safety and gun restriction proposals...

Checking out jobs: Chattanooga Public Library resources could aid vocational training

Published Feb. 23 2018

Sitting hunched over a square table scattered with tools and drawings in a cavernous room, Malcolm Robinson focuses intently on...

Tennessee GOP lawmakers cautious on Trump proposals to address mass shootings

Published Feb. 23 2018

President Donald Trump's endorsement of raising the minimum age to purchase semi-automatic rifles, ban "bump stocks" and boost gun background...

With help from Ivanka, Sen. Bob Corker and President Trump are friends again

Published Feb. 23 2018

WASHINGTON — Ivanka Trump came to talk policy, not broker peace.

Chattanooga Public Library hosts ACLU of Tennessee forum

Published Feb. 23 2018

The head of the American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee paid a visit to Chattanooga on Thursday night, walking a...

Trump bucks NRA, backs raising age for buying assault rifles

Published Feb. 22 2018

The nation should keep assault rifles out of the hands of anyone under 21, President Donald Trump says, defying his...

Ex-Trump campaign associates face additional charges

Published Feb. 22 2018

Dramatically escalating the pressure and stakes, special counsel Robert Mueller filed additional criminal charges Thursday against President Donald Trump's former...

California lawmaker accused of sexual misconduct resigns

Published Feb. 22 2018

A California state senator accused of sexual misconduct resigned Thursday just ahead of a possible vote to expel him,...

Trump wants to ban bump stocks; ATF doesn't know if it can

Published Feb. 22 2018

President Donald Trump has ordered his Justice Department to work toward banning rapid-fire bump stocks like the ones used in...

Shooting town hall: Rubio on the defensive on gun control

Published Feb. 22 2018

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio was put on the defensive Wednesday by angry students, teachers and parents who are demanding stronger...


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Mike Bell: Haslam's UT board overhaul bill an 'old, tough piece of bear meat'

Published Feb. 22 2018

Likening Gov. Bill Haslam's plan to overhaul the University of Tennessee's governing board to an "old, tough piece of bear...

Catoosa County, Ga., follows other governments, votes to sue opioid makers

Published Feb. 22 2018

The Catoosa County Commission will ask pharmaceutical makers to pay for the scourge of the opioid epidemic.

TVA launches new long-range power plan

Published Feb. 22 2018

Three years ago in its last long-range power plan, the Tennessee Valley Authority foresaw the need to curtail its reliance...

Hamilton County school board calls on lawmakers to overturn system used to grade schools

Published Feb. 22 2018

Last week, the Hamilton County school board joined other school districts across the state in opposing a system to grade...

For decades Graham offered counsel and comfort to presidents

Published Feb. 21 2018

He was rebuffed, then embraced, by Harry Truman. Confided in - and deeply hurt by - Richard Nixon. A source...

Compromise eases path for Sunday wine and liquor bottle sales in Tennessee

Published Feb. 21 2018

A bill to legalize Sunday wine and liquor bottle sales in Tennessee easily cleared its first legislative hurdle Wednesday after...

Tearful Florida student asks Trump, 'How do we not stop this?'

Published Feb. 21 2018

Spilling out wrenching tales of lost lives and stolen security, students and parents appealed to President Donald Trump on Wednesday...

Hamilton County Commission OKs pay boost for magistrates

Published Feb. 21 2018

Hamilton County commissioners wrangled for more than 40 minutes and took three votes Wednesday to pass a collective $70,000 raise...

Hamilton County Commission approves $110 million in bonds for school capital projects

Published Feb. 21 2018

Hamilton County commissioners on Wednesday voted to approve the architects selected for seven public school projects, as well as $110...


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Judges seek more information on planned Alabama execution

Published Feb. 21 2018

Federal judges are seeking more information about an upcoming Alabama execution in which the state plans to connect the lethal...

Students across U.S. stage walkouts to protest gun violence

Published Feb. 21 2018

Students at high schools across the U.S. are staging walkouts to protest gun violence in the wake of last week's...