- Tenn. Supreme Court Justice Gary Wade announces retirement Updated: Jul-24-15 7:03 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - State Supreme Court Justice Gary Wade, a target of a failed ouster campaign led by Republican Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey, announced Friday that he plans to retire in September.
- Hutchison orders flags to half-staff after Tenn. shooting Updated: Jul-22-15 6:40 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada Lt. Gov. Mark Hutchison has ordered flags at public buildings be flown at half-staff to honor the victims of last week's shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
- Gov. Walker shuns Trump's presidential primary attention Updated: Jul-22-15 2:21 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday that he's not worried about the attention Donald Trump is getting in his bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
- Michigan Guard boosts security, won't require armed staff Updated: Jul-21-15 9:29 pm
LANSING, Michigan - The commander of Michigan's National Guard said Tuesday that additional security measures have been adopted after last week's fatal attack at two Tennessee military facilities, but he stopped short of a lawmaker's call for arming all on-duty personnel.
- Flags lowered in W.Va. in memory of Tennessee victims Updated: Jul-21-15 4:42 pm
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - U.S. and West Virginia flags at all state-owned locations are being lowered in honor of the victims of the Chattanooga shootings.
- Flags flying at half-staff in SC to honor 5 killed in TN Updated: Jul-21-15 4:41 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - U.S. and state flags in South Carolina are flying at half-staff through Saturday to honor the five military service members killed in last week's shootings in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
- Tennessee denies request to block view of Confederate statue Updated: Jul-21-15 5:05 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The state of Tennessee will not plant trees and shrubs to hide a statue of Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan member Nathan Bedford Forrest.
- Planned bridge closure concerns east Arkansas residents Updated: Jul-20-15 4:43 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Some West Memphis residents say they're concerned over plans to temporarily close a bridge in 2017 that serves as one of two main crossings between the city and neighboring Memphis, Tennessee.
- Gov. Baker orders flags lowered after Tennessee shootings Updated: Jul-16-15 7:51 pm
BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered flags lowered to half-staff at all state buildings in Massachusetts beginning at sunrise on Friday in honor of the four U.S. Marines killed in Tennessee.
- Tennessee executioner barred from testifying for now Updated: Jul-15-15 7:34 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee's executioner will not testify in a trial challenging the constitutionality of lethal injection, at least for the time being.
- State officials pull controversial anti-DUI campaign website Updated: Jul-14-15 2:02 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - State officials have pulled a website that's part of a new anti-DUI campaign following criticism that it takes a sexist approach to encouraging young men not to drive under the influence.
- Tennessee attorney general drops same-sex divorce case Updated: Jul-10-15 7:19 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has legalized same-sex marriage, the Tennessee attorney general's office is no longer contesting the divorce of two men who wed in another state.
- Teen says brakes failed, leading to crash with church van Updated: Jul-10-15 9:26 am
ATHENS, Tennessee - The Tennessee Highway Patrol says a teen told them his brakes failed leading to a crash with a church van that sent 14 people to hospitals.
- Judge: Sunni Muslim trooper fired for his faith Updated: Jul-08-15 2:16 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A federal judge has deemed the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security guilty of discrimination in the firing of a Sunni Muslim state trooper, yet has rejected the trooper's damage claims.
- Man killed in flooding caused by Middle Tennessee storms Updated: Jul-03-15 5:35 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Officials say a 31-year-old man died when his car was washed into flood waters caused by heavy rain in Middle Tennessee.
- Tennessee Transportation Department buries time capsule Updated: Jul-02-15 4:04 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Department of Transportation is celebrating its centennial by placing a time capsule in a new granite memorial at Bicentennial Mall.
- Tennessee editorial roundup Updated: Jul-01-15 2:14 pm
Recent editorials from Tennessee newspapers:
- Tennessee Gov. Haslam to headline West Virginia GOP event Updated: Jul-01-15 3:14 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam is slated to headline an event next month for the West Virginia Republican Party.
- THP stepping up safety patrol over July Fourth holiday Updated: Jun-30-15 4:07 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Highway Patrol is taking steps to try to make the Fourth of July holiday period as safe as possible.
- Supporters seek to revive Tennessee Medicaid expansion plan Updated: Jun-29-15 4:22 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Supporters of a failed plan to expand Medicaid in Tennessee met Monday to renew an effort to try to pass it after a recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold health insurance subsidies.