Tennessee diocese's 1st bishop accused of child sex abuse

Published Feb. 19 2019

The first bishop appointed to Memphis, Tennessee, has been named as credibly accused of child sex abuse.

Man accused of pulling gun on couple wearing 'MAGA' hats

Published Feb. 19 2019

A man who was wearing a "Make America Great Again" hat says a Tennessee man took out a gun at...

3-year-old boy is third death in Tennessee hotel pool in 4 years

Published Feb. 18 2019

Police in Tennessee say a 3-year-old boy found unconscious in a hotel pool has died, the third such death at...

Tennessee man changed wedding plans to compete on 'Survivor'

Published Feb. 18 2019

Much of East Tennessee native Gavin Whitson's life has revolved around the opportunity to compete on "Survivor."

Some Tennessee legislators attempting to make even more official records off limits to the public

Published Feb. 17 2019

As Tennessee lawmakers, news organizations and open government advocates try to reduce the types of government records exempted from Tennessee's...

Tennessee State Museum exhibits 2 centuries of quilts

Published Feb. 16 2019

The Tennessee State Museum newest exhibit features two centuries worth of quilts from across Tennessee.

Tennessee congressman speaks out on undocumented students

Published Feb. 16 2019

A Tennessee congressman says schools in his district are having to hire more English language learning teachers due to an...

Prosecutor: Tennessee officer justified in shooting man driving toward him

Published Feb. 15 2019

A Tennessee prosecutor says an Oak Ridge police officer was justified in fatally shooting a man who was driving toward...

Report: Nearly half of Tennessean students not college ready

Published Feb. 15 2019

New state data shows that nearly half of Tennessee students enrolled in higher education during the 2016-2017 school year needed...

AG: Sentencing law applies to transgender hate crimes

Published Feb. 15 2019

A new Tennessee attorney general opinion says judges can apply hate crime enhancements when sentencing cases that target transgender individuals.

Film about Tennessee State's Ed Temple, athletes showing at Tennessee State Museum

Published Feb. 15 2019

The Tennessee State Museum will be showing a free screening of a documentary about legendary Tennessee State University track and...

Tennessee woman, dog killed while walking Kentucky highway

Published Feb. 15 2019

Kentucky State Police say a Tennessee woman walking her dog on Interstate 65 near the border between the states...


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Seventh and final suspect in custody in the 2017 killing of man found shot and hanged from tree in Franklin County, Tennessee

Published Feb. 14 2019

The seventh and final suspect is in custody in the October 2017 killing of a Tullahoma, Tennessee, man who was...

Memphis distributor closing, about 400 jobs affected

Published Feb. 14 2019

A Memphis, Tennessee facility that distributes retail products for Verizon says it is closing.

String of anti-abortion bills proposed in Tennessee

Published Feb. 14 2019

Republican lawmakers in Tennessee have introduced a wide range of anti-abortion legislation following newly elected Gov. Bill Lee's promise to...

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation ousts deputy commissioner after probe into complaints of 'workplace misconduct'

Published Feb. 14 2019

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation's deputy commissioner of the Bureau of Parks and Conservation, Brock Hill, is out...

Tennessee sheriff must stop jailing some poor offenders

Published Feb. 14 2019

A federal judge has ordered a Tennessee sheriff to stop jailing some people simply because they can't afford bail.

Rep. Yusuf Hakeem named Tennessee House Democrats' deputy minority whip

Published Feb. 13 2019

Freshman Rep. Yusuf Hakeem, D-Chattanooga, has been named House Democrats' deputy minority whip for the 111th General Assembly, leaders announced...

Man accused in Tennessee Waffle House shooting enters not-guilty plea

Published Feb. 13 2019

A man accused of killing four people at a Tennessee Waffle House finally pleaded not guilty Wednesday, nearly 10 months...

Prosecutor: Tip leads to arrest in 1973 cold-case slaying in Tennessee

Published Feb. 13 2019

A Tennessee prosecutor says a tip led authorities to charge a suspect in a cold-case slaying that has mystified investigators...

Suspect in Alabama grocery death arrested in Tennessee

Published Feb. 13 2019

A woman wanted in the Christmas Eve shooting death of an Alabama grocery store clerk has been arrested in Tennessee.

FedEx Logistics establishing new headquarters in downtown Memphis

Published Feb. 12 2019

FedEx Logistics is establishing a new headquarters in downtown Memphis, Tennessee, and bringing nearly 700 jobs along with it.

Tennessee Board of Education members re-elect Lillian Hartgrove as chairwoman

Published Feb. 12 2019

State Board of Education members re-elected Lillian Hartgrove chairwoman of the governing and policy-making body for Tennessee elementary and secondary...