Boys school shuts down amid fallout over Washington videos

Published Jan. 23 2019

A Kentucky boys' school shut down its campus Tuesday as a precaution and a small protest was held outside their...

Fuzzy on Trump Tower Moscow? Here's what we know so far

Published Jan. 22 2019

Confused about the business proposal to build a Trump Tower in Moscow? Join the club.

Defying Pelosi, Trump proceeds with State of the Union plans

Published Jan. 22 2019

The White House is moving forward with plans for President Donald Trump to deliver his State of the Union speech...

Tennessee Gov. Lee keeping close eye on impact of partial government shutdown on state

Published Jan. 22 2019

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee, who took office Saturday, is eyeing potential impacts in the state stemming from the partial federal...

Tennessee House adds feature to online bill tracking process

Published Jan. 22 2019

Tennessee lawmakers say the state House has added a new feature to the online bill tracking process.

Tennessee House: Speaker Casada names Hazlewood, Howell to comittee leadership posts

Published Jan. 22 2019

Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada, R-Franklin, has named four Southeast Tennessee Republicans to key committee and subcommittee leadership roles in...

Trump proposal panned as workers face another lost paycheck

Published Jan. 22 2019

Senate Republicans pressed ahead Tuesday with a plan to reopen the government and finance President Donald Trump's long-stalled wall along...

High court lets military implement transgender restrictions

Published Jan. 22 2019

The Trump administration can go ahead with its plan to restrict military service by transgender men and women while court...

Georgia Supreme Court vacates Skyy Mimms' theft conviction

Published Jan. 22 2019

The Georgia Supreme Court announced today that it has vacated Skyy Raven Marie Mims' theft conviction in Whitfield County.

For the poor, the safety net in a shutdown doesn't feel safe

Published Jan. 22 2019

Doris Cochran, a disabled mother of two young boys, is stockpiling canned foods these days, filling her shelves with noodle...

Islamic State group targets U.S. convoy in northeastern Syria

Published Jan. 22 2019

An Islamic State suicide bomber targeted a joint convoy of U.S. and allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria on Monday,...

TSA screener sick-outs hit 10 percent over holiday weekend

Published Jan. 22 2019

The percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work has hit 10 percent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its...

Trump lawyer walks back comments about Moscow project

Published Jan. 22 2019

President Donald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani on Monday walked back comments he made about discussions Trump had with his former...

Man linked to 4 killings suspected of being in US illegally

Published Jan. 21 2019

Authorities investigating four recent Nevada killings say murder charges are pending against a man suspected of being in the U.S....

Reverend urges Bill Lee to act during Nashville MLK Day event

Published Jan. 21 2019

A Tennessee civil rights leader gave an impassioned speech in front of thousands as he urged Republican Gov. Bill Lee...

MLK holiday offers stage for Democratic hopefuls

Published Jan. 21 2019

As Americans commemorated Martin Luther King Jr., Democratic presidential hopefuls fanned out across the country to honor the civil rights...

Trump's shutdown solution hangs in limbo

Published Jan. 21 2019

President Donald Trump's proposal to break through the budget deadlock appeared to be gaining little traction Monday, as another missed...

Citing 'state emergency,' Bernice King calls for action on world crises

Published Jan. 21 2019

The Rev. Dr. Bernice King criticized the Trump administration Monday for misquoting her father's works "to suit our own purposes."

After 2016 ruling, battles over juvenile lifer cases persist

Published Jan. 21 2019

Locked up for life at 15, Norman Brown remains defined by the crime that put him behind bars.

Pain from partial federal shutdown begins to spread across Tennessee

Published Jan. 21 2019

Air traffic controller Chris Grimes of Nashville is one of an estimated 6,700 to 7,300 Tennessee-based federal executive branch workers...

Tennessee Gov. Lee: 'Government is not the answer to our challenges'

Published Jan. 20 2019

Weaving his family's own experience as pioneer settlers here into the tapestry of Tennessee history, Republican Bill Lee on Saturday...

Lee takes oath as Tennessee's 50th governor

Published Jan. 19 2019

Republican Bill Lee on Saturday took the oath of office as the state's 50th governor.

Democratic senator asks FBI to investigate DHS secretary

Published Jan. 19 2019

A Democratic senator is asking the FBI to investigate whether Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen lied during testimony before...