- Reid to blame for Senate's malfunction, Alexander says Updated: Dec-04-13 12:52 pm
- Plant for processing radioactive sludge to cost $100M Updated: Dec-03-13 2:21 pm
- DOE committed to evaluating pollution at Oak Ridge Updated: Dec-02-13 12:13 pm
- GAO urges tighter controls on 'work for others' at national... Updated: Nov-29-13 2:48 pm
- 3rd-grader dies, found unresponsive on school bus Updated: Nov-27-13 5:01 pm
- UT student among those named Rhodes Scholars Updated: Nov-24-13 1:41 pm
- Tennessee lab hosted secretive JFK assassination... Updated: Nov-20-13 1:49 pm
- Fed plan to bury nuke waste in Nevada drawing fire Updated: Nov-14-13 6:36 pm
12-04-13 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The U.S. Senate is not functioning as it should, and U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., blames one person: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Nevada Democrat.
12-03-13 - OAK RIDGE, Tenn. - A special facility to process highly radioactive sludges - including some waste that dates back to Oak Ridge's work on the World War II Manhattan Project - will cost at least $100 million to design and construct, according to the Department of Energy.
OAK RIDGE, Tennessee - The U.S. Department of Energy says it will spend at least $4.5 million over the next three years to evaluate polluted groundwater at the Oak Ridge plant.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The U.S. Department of Energy's "work for others" program allows the scientific expertise and one-of-a-kind research facilities at DOE's national labs - including Oak Ridge National Laboratory - to be shared with other federal agencies and some commercial entities.
OAK RIDGE, Tennessee - A third-grader at an elementary school in Oak Ridge has died after being found unresponsive on a school bus.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A senior at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, is among 32 U.S. men and women who have been named Rhodes Scholars and will enter Oxford University next October.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - While the nation was still mourning the death of President John F. Kennedy, Frank Dyer was secretly working in a room at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to help solve the young president's murder.
LAS VEGAS - Federal plans to truck radioactive material from a World War II-era plant in Tennessee to Nevada for burial in the desert are rekindling a long-running battle to prevent the Silver State from becoming the nation's nuclear dumping ground.