At a news conference Monday, Republican Rep. Judd Matheny of Tullahoma led more than a dozen lawmakers in contending that state taxpayer mon…
The bill, named the Broadband Accessibility Act of 2017, was pushed by Gov. Bill Haslam as a way to help the economy in rural Tennessee.
Rep. Mike Stewart said he has personally received complaints about 11 officer assaults inside the Turney Center within just the past eight m…
The zoo says about 80 hippos are currently on exhibit in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
They believe the fire began from an ember that flew off the train.
Duston Dotson was arrested on June 15, 2016, for solicitation of a minor to engage in certain sexual conduct.
Since their disappearance nearly four weeks ago, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has received more than 1,400 tips in the case.
The White House says Trump has chosen Tennessee state Sen. Mark Green for the post.
Police said 60-year-old Betsy Raines was found inside the law office of Casey, Simmons and Bryant in Jackson on Thursday morning.
Senators voted 24-3 Thursday on the legislation by Republican Sen. Mae Beavers of Mt. Juliet. The House passed it Monday.
Anthony Thomas filed a petition for perpetuation of testimony, a procedure that—if granted—would allow the depositions of witnesses be taken…
Rape is a Class B felony punishable by between eight to 30 years in prison and currently a person convicted of the crime can receive probati…
This year, National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day takes place on Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Edmund Sumner was a veteran of the Air Force during the Vietnam era and he had become homeless in recent years.
In an opinion filed last week, he called two parts of the bill sponsored by two Republican state lawmakers “constitutionally suspect.”
During court Wednesday, nearly 200 potential jurors were asked to fill out a questionnaire to see if they’re suitable for the job.
News outlets report a 16-year-old boy was arrested Friday in connection with two shootings.
The proposed addition to the Tennessee Constitution would read: “We recognize that our liberties do not come from governments, but from almi…
The House Civil Justice Subcommittee advanced the measure on a voice vote on Wednesday.
House Speaker Beth Harwell says she and other top lawmakers are working to develop an alternative that does not include a gas tax increase.