Tennessee's embattled House Speaker Glen Casada announced Tuesday he plans to resign following a vote of no confidence by his Republican caucus amid a scandal over explicit text messages.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee on Monday said he was ready to call lawmakers back to Nashville for a special legislative session following a historic vote of no confidence in Speaker Glen Casada over a series of scandals engulfing him.
Federal authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested in an attack on the Appalachian Trail that left one person dead and another severely injured.
Former Tennessee guard Evina Westbrook has joined the Connecticut women’s basketball team and will have two years of eligibility left, her new school said Saturday.
JGR’s Martin Truex Jr. weaved through traffic from the back of the field to win a Monday race at Dover International Speedway for the second time in his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series career.
At least 40 people died when an Aeroflot airliner burst into flames while making an emergency landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport Sunday evening, officials said.
NASCAR will race at noon Monday after rain fell on the mile concrete track all day and the only action came from a Charlie Daniels Band concert.
A man armed with a pistol opened fire on students in a classroom building at a North Carolina university during the last day of classes Tuesday, killing two people and wounding four others, police said. Officers who had gathered ahead of a campus concert raced over and disarmed the suspect in the room where the shooting happened.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials say the seven people killed in two homes in rural Tennessee included the parents of the suspect and other relatives. Law enforcement officials arrested 25-year-old Michael Cummins on Saturday about a mile away from one of the Sumner County crime scenes.
Chase Elliott won Sunday’s race at Talladega Superspeedway, giving Chevrolet its first Cup Series victory of the season.