Trump expands fast-track deportation authority across US

Published Jul. 23 2019

The Trump administration announced Monday that it will vastly extend the authority of immigration officers to deport migrants without allowing...

Federal lawsuit: $25 million fraud at Tennessee senator's clinic

Published Jul. 23 2019

A Tennessee senator and other officials at a now-shuttered pain clinic company are facing a federal lawsuit that claims they...

NYC mayor calls for probe as many wait for power to return

Published Jul. 22 2019

Mayor Bill de Blasio called for an investigation Monday of power outages that came at the end of this weekend's...


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Stevens praised as 'brilliant man' at Supreme Court ceremony

Published Jul. 22 2019

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens was remembered as a "brilliant man" with a "deep devotion to the rule...

Casada denies offering National Guard promotion, pork barrel projects to win votes on Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee's school voucher bill

Published Jul. 22 2019

Tennessee House Democrats are demanding an investigation into allegations departing Republican Speaker Glen Casada offered to get a reluctant Democrat...

Hamilton County school buildings audit findings to be revealed Tuesday

Published Jul. 22 2019

Hamilton County Schools officials are expected to unveil the system's long-awaited facilities report Tuesday, and school board members say it...

Trump seeks Pakistan's help to end long Afghanistan war

Published Jul. 22 2019

President Donald Trump claimed Monday he could end the nearly two-decade-old war in Afghanistan in a matter of days but...

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond says he doesn't think alleged excessive force incident warrants U.S. Department of Justice investigation

Published Jul. 22 2019

After a request for a Department of Justice Civil Rights Division investigation into his office, Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Hammond...

Here's everything you need to know about the Chattanooga City Council's upcoming BID votes

Published Jul. 22 2019

The Chattanooga City Council will cast its first vote on the second attempt this summer to form a controversial Business...

Ohio preacher gets deal in child rape case after years of court delays by Georgia House speaker

Published Jul. 20 2019

An evangelical Ohio preacher accused of repeatedly raping a child has avoided prison mostly because of his attorney, who's said...

Trump's harsh words on 'squad' reinforce dark posts online

Published Jul. 20 2019

Long before President Donald Trump turned up the heat on four Democratic congresswomen of color, saying they should "go back"...

US to send asylum seekers back to dangerous part of Mexico

Published Jul. 20 2019

The U.S. government on Friday expanded its policy requiring asylum seekers to wait outside the country to one of Mexico's...

Democrats questioning Robert Mueller to focus on obstruction

Published Jul. 20 2019

Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee who will question former special counsel Robert Mueller next week plan to focus on...

In reversal, Trump disavows criticism of chanting crowd

Published Jul. 20 2019

President Donald Trump on Friday reversed his previous criticisms of a North Carolina campaign crowd that chanted "send her back"...

Robin Derryberry elected to lead Tennessee Human Rights Commission

Published Jul. 19 2019

Robin Derryberry of Chattanooga has been elected by fellow Tennessee Human Rights Commission members to serve as chairwoman of the...

Some Hamilton County commissioners may have violated sunshine law in closed sheriff oversight meetings with community, council members

Published Jul. 19 2019

Some Hamilton County commissioners may have violated open meetings law by participating in closed meetings with Chattanooga City Council members...

Appeals court upholds Trump move to drop mine pollution rule

Published Jul. 19 2019

A U.S. appeals court panel sided with the Trump administration Friday in a mining pollution dispute, ruling that state and...

Why no hush-money charges against Trump? Feds are silent

Published Jul. 19 2019

When special counsel Robert Mueller closed the books on the Russia investigation, he produced a report of more than 400...

Sen. Todd Gardenhire to lead new Electronic Health Records Task Force

Published Jul. 19 2019

State Sen. Todd Gardenhire, R-Chattanooga, has been appointed by Lt. Governor Randy McNally to serve as chairman of the Electronic...

2020 debates: Biden-Harris rematch and progressive faceoff

Published Jul. 19 2019

The second set of summer Democratic presidential debates will feature a rematch with a twist, plus the first showdown of...

Trump: Administration to review Pentagon computer contract

Published Jul. 19 2019

President Donald Trump said Thursday that the administration will "take a very long look" at a massive multibillion- dollar contract...

Trump disavows 'send her back' cry, Omar stands defiant

Published Jul. 19 2019

President Donald Trump on Thursday chided his supporters who chanted "send her back" when he questioned the loyalty of a...

Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia for labor secretary

Published Jul. 18 2019

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he will nominate lawyer Eugene Scalia, the son of the late Supreme Court Justice...