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Traffic camera bill stalls in Senate

Posted: 05/05/2010 - A proposal to place greater restrictions on the use of traffic cameras in Tennessee has likely failed this session.

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Prosecutors give up on Rocky Houston double-murder case

Updated: 05/05/2010 - Prosecutors say they're finished trying to convict Rocky Houston on double murder charges in the May 2006 shootout deaths of Roane County Deputy Bill Jones and his ride-along friend Mike Brown. Stay connected to Volunteer TV News and for continuing coverage of this developing news story.

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Cosby quits mayor's race, will support Burchett

Updated: 05/05/2010 - Lewis Cosby withdrew from the race for Knox County Mayor Wednesday, following State Sen. Tim Burchett's landslide victory over Tim Hutchison in the Republican Primary, Cosby confirmed to Cosby was running as an Independent.

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Vanessa Coleman's Christian-Newsom murder trial, Day 3

Updated: 05/06/2010 - A star witness witness for the state admits under cross examination she is a liar. And some, including Vanessa Coleman's parents question why Daphne Sutton isn't also on trial in this case.

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MEGA MILLIONS: Single Calif. ticket wins $266 million

Updated: 05/05/2010 - There was one jackpot-winning ticket in the May 4 Mega Millions drawing, That ticket, which was purchased in Pico Rivera, California, wins an estimated annuitized $266 million.

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DUI ignition lock plan headed to Tenn. House floor

Posted: 05/04/2010 - A proposal that would require offenders charged with drunken driving to have ignition locking devices installed in their vehicles if they have a blood alcohol level of 0.15 is headed for a full House vote.

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More victims feared as Tenn. floodwaters recede

Posted: 05/04/2010 - Rescuers fear even more bodies will emerge as muddy flood waters ebb from torrential weekend rains that swamped Nashville, much of Tennessee and two neighboring states, leaving at least 29 dead.

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Vanessa Coleman's Christian-Newsom murder trial, Day 2

Updated: 05/05/2010 -

Tuesday marks day two of Vanessa Coleman's double murder trial. Coleman is the only woman charged with the January 2007 carjacking, kidnapping, rape and murder of Channon Christian, 21, and Christopher Newsom, 23. She faces the death penalty.

Volunteer TV's Mario Boone is in the courtroom, and will be providing up-to-the-minute courtroom information on, just follow @WVLT.

You can watch the trial live, gavel-to-gavel, on

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