As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight

Published Dec. 13 2017

As the federal government prepares to unravel sweeping net-neutrality rules that guaranteed equal access to the internet, advocates of the...

Kentucky lawmaker facing sexual assault allegations kills himself

Published Dec. 13 2017

Dan Johnson, a Republican state lawmaker in Kentucky known for inflammatory Facebook posts comparing Barack and Michelle Obama to monkeys...

Former 'Apprentice' contestant Omarosa leaving White House

Published Dec. 13 2017

Omarosa Manigault Newman — the former "Apprentice" contestant who became one of President Donald Trump's most prominent African -American supporters...


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Federal Reserve rate increase is third this year; foresees three more in 2018

Published Dec. 13 2017

The Federal Reserve is raising its key interest rate for the third time this year and foresees three additional hikes...

Justice official defends Mueller, sees no cause for firing

Published Dec. 13 2017

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, facing congressional questions about anti-Donald Trump text messages exchanged between two FBI officials assigned to...

AP sources: House, Senate leaders reach deal on tax package

Published Dec. 13 2017

House and Senate GOP leaders forged an agreement Wednesday on a sweeping overhaul of the nation's tax laws, paving the...

Sen. Bob Corker says he's 'really, really happy' with Democrat Doug Jones' victory

Published Dec. 13 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., told reporters today he is "really, really happy" with Democrat Doug Jones' upset victory.

Analysis: Trump bets on Moore and suffers stinging defeat

Published Dec. 13 2017

Rarely has a sitting president rallied behind such a scandal-plagued candidate the way Donald Trump did with Alabama's Roy Moore.

Sen. Gillibrand got a fight she wants after Trump's fiery tweet

Published Dec. 13 2017

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand got a fight she wants after President Donald Trump lashed out at the New York Democrat in...

GOP tax plan trims top rate for wealthy, cuts corporate rate

Published Dec. 13 2017

A massive Republican tax package swiftly taking shape would pull down the top tax rate for wealthy Americans to 37...

Wild Senate race has nothing on past Alabama elections

Published Dec. 13 2017

Is the U.S. Senate race between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones the oddest campaign ever in Alabama? Hardly.

Minnesota governor set to name Al Franken's Senate replacement

Published Dec. 13 2017

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton was set to reveal his choice Wednesday to replace Al Franken in the U.S. Senate, with...

Things to know about Alabama's new U.S. senator

Published Dec. 13 2017

Doug Jones, a Democrat who once prosecuted two Ku Klux Klansmen in a deadly church bombing and has now broken...

Roy Moore not conceding Senate race to Doug Jones

Published Dec. 13 2017

Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore is not conceding to Democrat Doug Jones, telling campaign supporters "it's not over."

Corker co-sponsors gun legislation that strengthens background check system

Published Dec. 13 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., has co-sponsored a piece of legislation intended to strengthen the background check system in response...

Conservative research group bashes Chattanooga spending on Ironman events

Published Dec. 13 2017

A fiscally conservative policy center criticized Chattanooga officials for spending $225,000 on Ironman events.

Tennessee lawmakers authorize prison department for 1 year amid ongoing criticism

Published Dec. 13 2017

Tennessee's prison chief promises his department will levy more punishments against private prison operator CoreCivic if it continues to show...

Vice President Mike Pence gives $4,000 to Diane Black's Tennessee gubernatorial bid

Published Dec. 12 2017

Republican gubernatorial candidate Diane Black can count Vice President Mike Pence among her supporters.

Democrat Doug Jones wins Alabama's U.S. Senate election in stunning upset

Published Dec. 12 2017

In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday, beating back history,...

City of Chattanooga reverses course on retiree health insurance after outcry

Published Dec. 12 2017

After fending off a provider switch they feared would cost them access to doctors and specialists, some city retirees say...

FBI agent removed from Russia probe called Trump an 'idiot'

Published Dec. 12 2017

Two FBI officials who would later be assigned to the special counsel's investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign described him...


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Chattanooga mayor asks his supporters to back Phil Bredesen in U.S. Senate run

Published Dec. 12 2017

Chattanooga Mayor Andy Berke is asking his supporters to back fellow Democrat Phil Bredesen as the former governor and Nashville...

Five things to watch in Alabama's high stakes Senate race

Published Dec. 12 2017

As Alabama votes to fill the seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the choice between Republican Roy Moore and...