Authorities in Tennessee say suspect in Nashville shooting is still at large, possibly with two guns.
A Florida man has been sentenced to 330 years in prison on child pornography charges after authorities say he took sex tourism trips to the Philippines and made and posted videos of sexual encounters he had with young children.
NASHVILLE, TN - Our NBC affiliate in Nashville WSMV is reporting at least three people are dead and four hurt after a shooting in a Waffle House. Police are still searching for…
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A statement provided by Troyer’s spokesperson that was also posted to his Instagram and Facebook accounts says the 49-year-old actor died Saturday.
Marc Powers, a spokesman for Missouri House Democrats, says leaders learned of the recordings on Wednesday and investigated Thursday. Powers says House Minority Leader Gail McCann Beatty asked Burns to resign Friday, but he declined.
Police say a 2-year-old girl has been accidentally shot and killed by her mother at a hotel outside of Cleveland.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is receiving a $16 million federal grant to fight opioid abuse. Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration announced the grant Friday. The Illinois Department of Human Services will administer it to fight a scourge that claimed 2,000 lives in Illinois last year. It's the second consecutive year Illinois has received funding from the 21st Century Cures Act . Officials say the grant will provide new treatment and recovery services and expand medication-assisted treatment for those with opioid-use disorder. It will boost the Illinois Prescription Monitoring Program
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity members say was intended as satire. The university announced the expulsion of Syracuse's Theta Tau chapter on its website Saturday. Chancellor Kent Syverud calls the Theta Tau video "racist, anti-Semitic, homophobic, ableist and sexist." Syverud says disciplinary actions against the individual students involved could include suspension or expulsion. The fraternity apologized for the video Friday and says its members believe racism "has no place on a university campus."
WASHINGTON (AP) — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says his government needs to see a "change of attitude" from the U.S. administration before any meaningful negotiations can begin over several U.S. citizens being held prisoner in Iran. In an interview with the CBS program "Face the Nation," Zarif accused the Trump administration of arrogance and belligerence. He says the United States "needs to learn how to treat other sovereign nations." At least five Iranians, all dual-American citizens or green-card holders, have been sentenced to prison on espionage-related charges, as has
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been killed in a single-engine plane crash in Tennessee. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that a two-seat plane crashed near an airstrip while taking off at the municipal airport in Collegedale on Friday. Airport officials said the pilot was killed. He has been identified as 62-year-old Robert Gillisse, of Ooltewah. Chris Swain, director of operations at Collegedale Municipal Airport in Hamilton County, said both the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board have been notified and will
WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 3 House Republican leader has been released from a hospital after follow-up surgery related to the wounds he received from a shooting at a GOP baseball practice 10 months ago. Rep. Steve Scalise (skuh-LEES') of Louisiana is out of MedStar Washington Hospital Center after successful surgery Monday and is expected to recover at home for several days. That's according to a statement from the medical center and his office. An earlier statement said he had "a series of planned, inpatient procedures." Scalise suffered shattered bones and damaged internal organs in the
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Texas charter school has apologized after a teacher asked students in an eighth grade American history class to list the positive and negative aspects of slavery. Officials at Great Hearts Monte Vista in San Antonio say the teacher who distributed the worksheet has been placed on leave and the school would be reviewing the history textbook associated with the lesson. The headmaster also plans to explain the mistake to the class. KENS-TV reports that a spokesman for the book's publisher, Pearson, says the company didn't create and doesn't endorse the worksheet the
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee officials say the state has received $26 million from the federal government to build a new veterans home. Gov. Bill Haslam says the grant from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will be used to build a 108-bed facility in Bradley County. State and local funds for the facility add up to $17 million. That includes $10 million from the state and $3 million from an anonymous donor. The Bradley County Tennessee State Veterans Home will be built on 28 acres in Cleveland. A construction start date has not been set. In a statement released Friday, Haslam
Brian and Ashley Perkins say their daughter is still alive because of the staff and doctors at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis.
Kentucky officials say three deaths have now been reported in a hepatitis A outbreak in six counties.
The Paducah Board of Education gave unanimous approval Friday night to essentially move forward on a learning and career center —the Paducah Innovation Hub.
A mother from Benton, Kentucky, was able to free herself and her baby from an overturned vehicle after it crashed in McCracken County Friday afternoon.
A man whose murder conviction was vacated has been sentenced to 26 years for home invasion in connection with the 2010 slaying of 15-year-old Sidnee Stephens.
Neighbors in a small community are busy packing up their lives after losing their public housing.