Trump asks Citizenship and Immigration Services head to quit

Published May. 25 2019 @ 12:00pm

President Donald Trump asked the head of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to resign, leaving yet another vacancy within the Department of Homeland Security.

Owners of Noah's ark attraction file lawsuit over flood damage

Published May. 25 2019

In the Bible, the ark survived an epic flood. Yet the owners of Kentucky's Noah's ark attraction are demanding their...

Alabama to pay victims' families $1 million over homicide suspect's parole

Published May. 25 2019

The state of Alabama will pay $1 million to three slaying victims' families who contend that the man accused of...

Bodies found in submerged Missouri vehicle bring storm death toll to 9

Published May. 25 2019

The bodies of a man and a woman were discovered Friday in a submerged vehicle near the Mississippi River in...

Judge blocks Trump from building sections of border wall

Published May. 25 2019

A federal judge on Friday blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured...

Alabama House speaker makes plea for respectful behavior in chamber

Published May. 25 2019

Alabama House Speaker Mac McCutcheon made a plea for cordiality and professionalism on Thursday, the day after tempers flared...

US beefing up forces in Middle East to counter Iran

Published May. 24 2019

The U.S. will send hundreds of additional troops and a dozen fighter jets to the Middle East in the coming...

Here are the highest-paid CEOs by state

Published May. 24 2019

Here are the top paid CEOs by state for 2018, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive...

Nashville mayor threatens electric scooter ban after death

Published May. 24 2019

Nashville's mayor is threatening to ban electric scooters unless the companies that own them immediately address problems.

Tennessee high school coach suspended over video of stroking girl's back

Published May. 24 2019

A high school baseball coach in Tennessee has been suspended over a video that shows him caressing a female student's...

Hamilton County sheriff's deputies respond to Friday shooting on Meadowood Drive in Hixson

Published May. 24 2019

Hamilton County sheriff's deputies responded to a reported shooting on Friday evening.

Trump considers pardons for soldiers accused of war crimes

Published May. 24 2019

President Donald Trump said Friday that he has been considering pardons for several American military members accused of war crimes,...

Soddy-Daisy hires former Best of Preps player of the year Kayla Kelly Burse as new girls' basketball coach

Published May. 24 2019

Kayla Kelly Burse, a former Best of Preps girls' basketball player of the year who became a Milligan College standout,...

Tennessee governor allows sports betting without signature

Published May. 24 2019

Tennessee is about to become the first state in the nation to offer an online-only sportsbook as the governor...

Invasive tick found on animals in two Tennessee counties

Published May. 24 2019

Authorities announced on Friday that an invasive tick has been found in two Tennessee counties, according to a news release...

Faith Briefs

Published May. 24 2019

Performances, programs, fundraisers and events in the Chattanooga region.

House GOP conservative temporarily blocks $19 billion disaster aid bill

Published May. 24 2019

A House GOP conservative blocked a long-overdue $19 billion disaster aid bill Friday, complaining it leaves out money needed...

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee signs school voucher bill

Published May. 24 2019

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has signed a bill diverting tax dollars to private education.

Jury finds man guilty of murder in 2017 Nashville church shooting; he says he didn't remember doing it

Published May. 24 2019

A jury on Friday found a man guilty of first-degree murder in a shooting at a Nashville church two years...

Adam Levine leaving 'The Voice' after 16 seasons

Published May. 24 2019

Adam Levine is leaving NBC's "The Voice" after 16 seasons.