- TVA council holding webinar on possible Bellefonte sale Updated: Apr-29-16 5:43 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Valley Authority's Regional Energy Resource Council is conducting a webinar open to the public to discuss the potential sale of the Bellefonte Nuclear site near Hollywood, Alabama.
- University of Memphis journalism students to cover Olympics Updated: Apr-29-16 4:31 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The University of Memphis says 14 of its journalism students will travel to Rio De Janeiro to cover the Summer Olympics.
- Lawmaker accused of harassment is all alone with his M&Ms Updated: Apr-29-16 3:51 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Amid the frenzied negotiations, flaring tempers and occasional frivolity marking the end of another Tennessee legislative session, one lawmaker stayed conspicuously alone and quiet.
- Denver Broncos select QB Paxton Lynch in 1st round Updated: Apr-29-16 12:38 am
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Paxton Lynch is stepping into the long shadows of John Elway, Peyton Manning - and maybe even Mark Sanchez.
- NFL Draft: Players selected in the first round Updated: Apr-28-16 11:44 pm
The players selected in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night in Chicago:
- Repeat shoplifter faces up to 12 years in DVD theft case Updated: Apr-28-16 10:53 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A shoplifter faces up to 12 years in prison because of a Tennessee prosecutor's aggressive new approach to repeat offenders.
- Titans trade up with Browns to draft OT Jack Conklin Updated: Apr-28-16 10:49 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee has made it clear: Protecting quarterback Marcus Mariota is the fastest way to turn this franchise around. So the Titans selected offensive tackle Jack Conklin of Michigan State with the eighth pick overall after trading up with Cleveland.
- Arkansas-Little Rock to host Tennessee Tech in baseball Updated: Apr-28-16 7:30 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas-Little Rock is set to host Tennessee Tech in college baseball.
- Repeat shoplifter faces up to 12 years in DVD theft case Updated: Apr-28-16 5:32 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A shoplifter faces up to 12 years in prison because of the Knox County prosecutor's aggressive new approach to repeat offenders.
- Memorial services set for late civil rights leader Kyles Updated: Apr-28-16 5:17 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memorial and funeral services have been set for the Rev. Samuel Billy Kyles, the civil rights leader and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who died Tuesday in Memphis at age 81.
- Highway worker killed west of Nashville on I-40 Updated: Apr-28-16 5:07 pm
CENTERVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee Department of Transportation worker has been killed in Middle Tennessee on Interstate 40 West.
- Chattanooga gives extensions to men's, women's hoop coaches Updated: Apr-28-16 5:07 pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - Chattanooga women's basketball coach Jim Foster has received a one-year contract extension.
- The Latest: Repeat shoplifter faces up to 12 years in prison Updated: Apr-28-16 4:56 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The Latest on a shoplifter's trial on felony burglary charges (all times local):
- DUI charge against Tennessee lineman Charles Mosley dropped Updated: Apr-28-16 4:40 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - A charge of driving under the influence against Tennessee offensive lineman Charles Mosley has been dropped.
- MTSU names veterans' center for Charlie and Hazel Daniels Updated: Apr-28-16 2:20 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Middle Tennessee State University has named a new support center for military veterans who are students there in honor of country music singer Charlie Daniels and his wife, Hazel.
- Shelby County has more measles cases than rest of US Updated: Apr-28-16 12:49 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Shelby County is home to more measles cases than the rest of the U.S. combined after an outbreak that began last week.
- Correction: Harry's Fresh Foods story Updated: Apr-28-16 10:47 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - In a story April 26 about an Oregon food company, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Harry's Fresh Foods was building a new facility in Nashville. The maker of refrigerated and frozen foods is spending $34 million to upgrade an existing building in the city.
- Tennessee man leads Kentucky police on high speed chase Updated: Apr-28-16 10:11 am
BOWLING GREEN, Kentucky - A Portland, Tennessee, man faces multiple charges after leading police on a high speed chase in Kentucky.
- Former Memphis officer charged with raping woman Updated: Apr-28-16 3:56 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Prosecutors say a former Memphis police officer has been charged with raping a woman at a downtown parking garage.
- Shelby Co. Schools revokes 3 charters, closes 3 schools Updated: Apr-28-16 3:48 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The Shelby County Schools board has voted for three schools to go through the closure process and for three other schools to have their charter revoked.
- Secretary of state, her staff, to skip Tennessee meeting Updated: Apr-27-16 9:28 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - The Washington secretary of state says no one from her office will attend a national conference in Tennessee in part because of a bill signed by the governor there allowing counselors to refuse to treat patients based the therapist's religious or personal beliefs.
- State abruptly cancels contract with TNReady creator Updated: Apr-27-16 9:04 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The state of Tennessee on Wednesday abruptly terminated a $107.7 million contract with a testing company following repeated failures with the rollout of the new assessment called TNReady.
- Tennessee governor signs religious counseling bill into law Updated: Apr-27-16 7:42 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee's Republican governor said Wednesday that he signed a bill into law that allows mental health counselors to refuse to treat patients based on the therapist's religious or personal beliefs.
- Punk mainstays NOFX add best-selling book to achievements Updated: Apr-27-16 5:46 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Punk rock mainstays NOFX have been defying music industry trends for three decades. Now the band's members can add a new achievement to their unlikely success story: Best-selling authors.
- DA's office: Memphis jurors will decide Vanderbilt rape case Updated: Apr-27-16 5:41 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Davidson County district attorney's office says jurors from Memphis will be selected for the retrial of a former Vanderbilt football player who will be retried for rape next month.