Corker says many of public Trump criticisms were effort to influence president

Published Aug. 18 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says many of the criticisms he made this week about President Donald Trump were first raised...

Corker says Trump hasn't demonstrated the 'competence' to be successful

Published Aug. 18 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker, the Tennessee Republican who says he talks with President Donald Trump as much as anyone in...

Corker urges 'radical changes' in Trump White House [video]

Published Aug. 17 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker today called for "radical changes" in the White House/

Corker condemns Virginia death as 'act of terror,' steers clear of Trump flap

Published Aug. 17 2017

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker on Wednesday had little problem labeling, as a "terrorist act," the deadly violence that erupted last...

Tennessee congressman to push Trump impeachment effort

Published Aug. 17 2017

Rep. Steve Cohen announced Thursday he will file articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Tennessee State Museum board revisiting gag policy on board members

Published Aug. 16 2017

The head of the Tennessee State Museum's governing board told state lawmakers Tuesday his panel will revisit a controversial "code...

Strange, Moore heading to runoff in GOP U.S. Senate race in Alabama

Published Aug. 15 2017

Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore, who was twice removed from his judicial duties, forced a primary runoff Tuesday against...

Polls open in Alabama Senate race

Published Aug. 15 2017

Polls have opened across Alabama.

Gov. Haslam encourages removal of Forrest bust from Tennessee Capitol

Published Aug. 15 2017

Saturday's deadly violence at a white nationalist event in Charlottesville, Va., reignited demands Monday by lawmakers and protesters for the...

Alabama Senate race tests Trump, McConnell reach

Published Aug. 15 2017

On the final day of campaigning in Alabama, U.S. Sen. Luther Strange on Monday touted his backing from President Donald...

Charlottesville violence fuels calls for removal of Forrest bust from state Capitol

Published Aug. 14 2017

As many as 100 demonstrators have demanded the removal of a bust of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest.

Judge Andrew Hairston seeks Alabama Ninth Judicial Circuit seat

Published Aug. 14 2017

Judge Andrew Hairston, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for Alabama's Ninth Judicial Circuit.

Nokian Tyres to get $28.42 million to build tire factory

Published Aug. 14 2017

Tennessee officials are living up to their end of a commitment to Finnish manufacturer Nokian Tyres, approving a $28.42 million...

Tennessee Building Commission approves funds for Fall Creek Falls visitor center

Published Aug. 14 2017

Tennessee Building Commission members late last week gave nods to hundreds of millions of dollars worth of new capital projects,...

Mark Green won't challenge Corker; will help Christians enter public life

Published Aug. 10 2017

Tennessee state Sen. Mark Green says he won't run against Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker next year and instead will...

Tennessee legislators looking to move up, out

Published Aug. 9 2017

When state Rep. Marc Gravitt announced this week plans to run for Hamilton County register of deeds, the East Ridge...

With scholarships in place, Tennessee Gov. Haslam hints boosting graduation rates will be budget priority

Published Aug. 9 2017

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam recently turned to a group of community college officials for advice on how to use his...

University of Tennessee creates Title IX office, appoints coordinator

Published Aug. 9 2017

The University of Tennessee in Knoxville announced Tuesday the creation of a Title IX office and the appointment of a...

Gov. Bill Haslam wants Tennessee to land new Toyota-Mazda plant

Published Aug. 8 2017

Gov. Bill Haslam says he is making the case for Japanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. to...

Tennessee GOP jabs and smacks: 2018 governor's race primary heats up

Published Aug. 8 2017

A year out from Tennessee Republicans' 2018 gubernatorial primary, the sharp elbows already are in play.

Republicans target each other in Tennessee governor's race

Published Aug. 7 2017

The gloves are starting to come off in the race for Tennessee's Republican gubernatorial nomination.


Tennessee Department of Revenue takes over 911 fee collections

Published Aug. 7 2017

Officials hope a new state law will end legal disputes between Tennessee's local emergency communications districts and telecommunications companies over...

Democrat Craig Fitzhugh joins race for Tennessee governor

Published Aug. 6 2017

Democrat Craig Fitzhugh is joining the race for Tennessee governor.