Tennessee man accused of stealing, crashing police car
Tennessee man accused of stealing, crashing police car

Police in Tennessee say a man fleeing authorities stole a patrol car and then crashed it before trying to flee on foot.

Exhibits about Ali, nature, motorcycles opening at Graceland
Exhibits about Ali, nature, motorcycles opening at Graceland

A massive new exhibition and entertainment hall is set to open at Elvis Presley's Graceland in Tennessee with three museum-style exhibits, including one on the late boxing great Muhammad Ali.

Defendant says he doesn't recall if he shot 8 at church
Defendant says he doesn't recall if he shot 8 at church

The man accused of fatally shooting one person and wounding seven others in a Nashville church in 2017 says he can't remember if he did it.

Tennessee leader says he believes sex assault allegations
Tennessee leader says he believes sex assault allegations

A key Republican leader who is next in line to take over the Tennessee House says he believes the women who have accused a Republican member of sexual misconduct.

Trump awards medals to public safety officers
Trump awards medals to public safety officers

President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers, including eight who responded to a shooting at a southern California polling place.

Troubled Tennessee cemetery to re-open on limited basis
Troubled Tennessee cemetery to re-open on limited basis

A Tennessee cemetery where hundreds of burials were mishandled is re-opening on a limited basis five years after it was shut down.

Efforts to unionize Tennessee Volkswagen plant see setback
Efforts to unionize Tennessee Volkswagen plant see setback

In a split decision, the National Labor Relations Board has ruled in favor of Volkswagen in a setback for unionization efforts at its Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant.

Political critic ordered to pay $170K in child support case
Political critic ordered to pay $170K in child support case

Political commentator and former congressional candidate Steve Gill has been ordered to pay his ex-wife $170,000 by June, or spend 10 days in jail.

Nashville Civil War fort gets 'slave route' designation
Nashville Civil War fort gets 'slave route' designation

A Civil War fort in Nashville built by slaves has received an international designation for its significance in the history of slavery and African Americans.

Remains of World War II soldier from Tennessee coming home
Remains of World War II soldier from Tennessee coming home

Remains of a World War II soldier from Tennessee who was killed in Germany are coming home.

Questions remain as Tennessee speaker promises to resign
Questions remain as Tennessee speaker promises to resign

With Tennessee's Republican House Speaker Glen Casada promising to resign from leadership position on Tuesday, questions still remain about the unprecedented announcement sparked by weeks of an ongoing political...

3 senators question delay on Volkswagen Tennessee union vote
3 senators question delay on Volkswagen Tennessee union vote

Three Democratic U.S. senators are expressing concerns about delays to an election over whether Volkswagen maintenance and production workers in Tennessee should unionize.

Authorities investigate gun theft from west Tennessee store
Authorities investigate gun theft from west Tennessee store

Federal authorities are investigating the theft of firearms from a gun store in west Tennessee.

22 Tennessee racing horses sick with equine blood parasite
22 Tennessee racing horses sick with equine blood parasite

Tennessee's state veterinarian's office is investigating an outbreak of a blood parasite in a group of racing quarter horses.

The Latest: Tennessee House speaker signals he won't resign
The Latest: Tennessee House speaker signals he won't resign

The Latest on the scandals involving Tennessee House Speaker Glen Casada (all times local):

Tennessee House speaker scandals spur 'no confidence' vote
Tennessee House speaker scandals spur 'no confidence' vote

Tennessee House Republicans have cast a vote of no confidence in House Speaker Glen Casada, who remains ensnared by a spate of scandals.

Biden visits Tennessee, vows to 'restore' soul of country
Biden visits Tennessee, vows to 'restore' soul of country

Former Vice President Joe Biden says eight years of a Donald Trump presidency will "fundamentally" change the character of the country.

Trial begins in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Virginia
Trial begins in challenge to 4 abortion laws in Virginia

A trial has begun in a federal lawsuit seeking to overturn four abortion-restriction measures in Virginia.

Court hearing in Tennessee-Mississippi water rights dispute
Court hearing in Tennessee-Mississippi water rights dispute

Lawyers for Tennessee and Mississippi are presenting evidence in a court hearing related to a water rights dispute between the two states.

The Latest: State: Suspect aimed to kill white churchgoers
The Latest: State: Suspect aimed to kill white churchgoers

The Latest on the trial of man charged in a 2017 Tennessee church shooting (all times local):

American distillers welcome end of tariffs in Canada, Mexico
American distillers welcome end of tariffs in Canada, Mexico

American whiskey producers feeling the pain from the Trump administration's trade disputes have gotten a shot of relief with an agreement that will end retaliatory tariffs Canada and Mexico slapped on whiskey and other...

Vanderbilt starting part-time addiction clinic
Vanderbilt starting part-time addiction clinic

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is starting a part-time addiction clinic so those who overdose on drugs have a place to go after leaving the emergency room.

Tennessee death row inmate dies months before execution date
Tennessee death row inmate dies months before execution date

A Tennessee death row inmate who had terminal cancer has died months before his October execution.

Health Department warns Tennesseans to avoid records scams
Health Department warns Tennesseans to avoid records scams

The Tennessee Department of Health is warning the public to order vital records from approved sources to avoid scams or excessive fees.

Trial for Tennessee church shooting suspect to start Monday
Trial for Tennessee church shooting suspect to start Monday

A man accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding seven people at a Nashville church is heading to trial.

Trump's EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states
Trump's EPA shifts more environmental enforcement to states

A small town in Oklahoma is warning communities about the Trump administration's environmental policies.

Utility: Thousands remain without power in west Tennessee
Utility: Thousands remain without power in west Tennessee

Utility officials in west Tennessee say power may not be fully restored for thousands of customers until Tuesday after severe thunderstorms moved through the area.

Suspect, victim dead in apparent Tennessee murder-suicide
Suspect, victim dead in apparent Tennessee murder-suicide

Police say a Tennessee man shot two people in an apartment, one of whom died, and then he shot and killed himself.

Tennessee gov appeals federal denial of individual flood aid
Tennessee gov appeals federal denial of individual flood aid

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has filed an appeal after the federal government denied his request for individual aid for residents in five counties battered by flooding and severe storms.

Flooding disrupts farm shipments on the Mississippi River
Flooding disrupts farm shipments on the Mississippi River

Historic flooding has left parts of the Mississippi River closed for business.

Speaker scandal revives scrutiny of Tennessee lawmakers
Speaker scandal revives scrutiny of Tennessee lawmakers

Tennessee's GOP-dominant statehouse once again finds itself grappling with a culture that some say is harmful to women and people of color.

Mississippi man convicted in Tennessee rapes
Mississippi man convicted in Tennessee rapes

A Mississippi man has been convicted in federal court in Memphis of raping or trying to rape seven women between 2008 and 2015.

Man sets himself on fire outside Alabama Walmart
Man sets himself on fire outside Alabama Walmart

After a man set himself on fire outside a Walmart store in Alabama, authorities say they are trying to understand why he did it.

Tennessee man charged with killing 2 men at tire shop
Tennessee man charged with killing 2 men at tire shop

Prosecutors in Tennessee say a 36-year-old man has been indicted on charges that he killed his boss and a co-worker at a tire shop.

Group calls for DA to resign following anti-Islam comments
Group calls for DA to resign following anti-Islam comments

A Tennessee district attorney is facing calls to resign after posting several anti-Islam remarks to social media.

Death row inmate dies 1 day after fellow inmate's execution
Death row inmate dies 1 day after fellow inmate's execution

A Tennessee inmate scheduled to be executed in October has died in prison less than a day after a fellow inmate was executed.

The Latest: Spokesman: House speaker ethics report not final
The Latest: Spokesman: House speaker ethics report not final

The Latest on an ethics review of Tennessee's House speaker (all times local):

GOP rep: Embattled House speaker tried to rig ethics review
GOP rep: Embattled House speaker tried to rig ethics review

A Republican lawmaker says Tennessee GOP House Speaker Glen Casada tried to "rig and predetermine" an ethics review regarding his mounting scandals. He's requesting Casada's leadership resignation.

Former Tennessee top aide to stay on payroll until July
Former Tennessee top aide to stay on payroll until July

A former top aide for Tennessee's embattled House speaker who resigned after admitting to once using cocaine in a legislative office and sending lewd text messages about women will continue to be paid by state...

CDC: Backyard chickens likely cause of Salmonella outbreaks
CDC: Backyard chickens likely cause of Salmonella outbreaks

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says backyard chickens likely are behind the Salmonella outbreaks in 21 states.

Electric motor and fan maker to add $37M Tennessee plant
Electric motor and fan maker to add $37M Tennessee plant

An electric motor and fan manufacturer plans to build a new plant in Tennessee, a $37 million investment expected to create 200 jobs over five years.

Tennessee Gangster Disciples member enters guilty plea
Tennessee Gangster Disciples member enters guilty plea

Federal prosecutors say a member of the Gangster Disciples street gang has pleaded guilty in Tennessee to trying to kill four people.

Nissan proposing more board members, with Renault's Bollore
Nissan proposing more board members, with Renault's Bollore

Nissan says it is proposing adding Renault's chief executive, Thierry Bollore, to its board, as well as several outsiders, to strengthen its governance following the arrest of its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn.

Mexican cartel drug trafficker sentenced in Atlanta
Mexican cartel drug trafficker sentenced in Atlanta

The head of the U.S. arm of the cocaine transportation and distribution network of Edgar Valdez-Villareal, also known as La Barbie, has been sentenced to federal prison for trafficking cocaine and money laundering.

The Latest: Wish for man facing execution: Meal for homeless
The Latest: Wish for man facing execution: Meal for homeless

The Latest on the scheduled execution of a Tennessee man who suffocated his wife (all times local):

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