- Officer injured when man tries to escape at jail Updated: Sep-03-15 8:50 am
GALLATIN, Tennessee - Authorities in Tennessee say an officer was injured during an inmate escape attempt and hostage situation at the Sumner County jail.
- Albania extradites US man accused of Tennessee rape Updated: Sep-03-15 6:55 am
TIRANA, Albania - Albanian authorities say they have extradited to the United States a man accused of rape.
- Gov. Haslam meets with top leaders on Israel trade mission Updated: Sep-03-15 4:06 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Gov. Bill Haslam says conversations he's having with some of Israel's top leaders are helpful in understanding international economic development opportunities and challenges.
- Court cuts prison sentence for Memphis 'sovereign citizen' Updated: Sep-03-15 4:05 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - An appeals court has reduced the prison sentence for a self-described sovereign citizen who was convicted of assaulting two police officers during a traffic stop.
- 45 ginseng plants reported stolen from Blount County field Updated: Sep-03-15 4:04 am
MARYVILLE, Tennessee - Deputies say a poacher has stolen 45 ginseng plants from a Blount County field.
- Ed. commissioner continues effort to connect with teachers Updated: Sep-03-15 4:02 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen is continuing an effort to connect with teachers across the state.
- Grizzlies rookie forward Jarell Martin fractures left foot Updated: Sep-02-15 8:32 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis Grizzlies first-round draft pick Jarell Martin has a fractured left foot.
- Haslam administration touts 'low-cost labor' in Tennessee Updated: Sep-02-15 7:32 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - While Republican Gov. Bill Haslam often states his goal of bringing "high-quality jobs" to Tennessee, a document produced by his administration suggests he may be less interested in making them high-paying positions.
- Small plane crash in Middle Tennessee kills 1 Updated: Sep-02-15 6:25 pm
CENTERVILLE, Tennessee - Authorities say one person has died in a plane crash in Middle Tennessee.
- ETSU faces Kennesaw State in matchup of new programs Updated: Sep-02-15 5:18 pm
One program is starting over. The other is starting from scratch.
- Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted Updated: Sep-02-15 1:37 pm
MURFREESBORO, Tennessee - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house.
- Tennessee police officer 'justified' in overpass shooting Updated: Sep-02-15 1:17 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A Tennessee Bureau of Investigation report has cleared an officer of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a man who pulled out a pellet gun that the officer says he mistook for a handgun.
- Memphis' housing chief out amid misconduct allegations Updated: Sep-02-15 12:11 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The director of Memphis' Housing and Community Development department has resigned amid sexual misconduct accusations that authorities are investigating.
- Charges dropped against man in double slaying Updated: Sep-02-15 11:20 am
ELIZABETHTON, Tennessee - A prosecutor in East Tennessee has dropped charges against the second of three men charged in a double slaying.
- Mistrial declared for man who shot Union County neighbor Updated: Sep-02-15 11:19 am
MAYNARDVILE, Tennessee - A Union County judge has declared a mistrial in the prosecution of an eastern Tennessee man accused of second-degree murder in the slaying of his neighbor.
- Chattanooga sculpture dedicated to 5 slain servicemen Updated: Sep-02-15 10:46 am
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee - A massive sculpture commemorating the lives of five servicemen killed in a deadly Chattanooga attack has been erected in a sculpture park in the city.
- Known for her duets, Ruby Amanfu steps into solo spotlight Updated: Sep-02-15 10:25 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Ruby Amanfu knows how to share the stage, but during a recent dinner party in Nashville, Tennessee, she was the star of the stage and the kitchen as she prepared a meal featuring peanut butter soup and fried plantains, then stood in her bare feet in the living room and belted out a heartbreak song.
- Police searching for 2 missing children in Tennessee Updated: Sep-02-15 8:32 am
SODDY DAISY, Tennessee - Police agencies are searching for two young siblings who were reported missing in southeastern Tennessee.
- 4 indicted in drive-by shooting of 7-year-old Memphis girl Updated: Sep-02-15 4:06 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Prosecutors say four men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges in the drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old girl in Memphis.
- TVA seeking public input on coal ash study Updated: Sep-02-15 4:05 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Valley Authority is seeking public input on a study for closing coal ash storage sites.
- University of Tennessee College of Nursing given $2M grant Updated: Sep-02-15 4:05 am
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - The federal government has given a $2 million grant to the University of Tennessee College of Nursing for academic partnerships to improve clinical education for family nurse practitioner students.
- Documentary to educate Tennesseans on emergency planning Updated: Sep-02-15 3:37 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency and the Tennessee Public Television Council are teaming up to educate Tennesseans on emergency planning.
- Loretta Lynn, Luke Bryan, Eric Church receive ACM Honors Updated: Sep-02-15 12:14 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Country star Luke Bryan may have one of the most popular albums in the country, but Loretta Lynn made his day when she gave him a kiss.
- Vols' Jennings, Jumper make surprising moves up depth chart Updated: Sep-01-15 8:44 pm
KNOXVILLE, Tennessee - Tennessee's Jauan Jennings says he wasn't even thinking about the possibility of cracking the starting lineup for the season opener when he moved from quarterback to wide receiver last month.
- More Tenn. lawmakers come out against gas tax hike in 2016 Updated: Sep-01-15 5:00 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Add the chairman of the state Senate transportation committee to the list of opponents of raising Tennessee's gas tax in 2016.