Posted: 04/16/2014 - The recitation of a little-known "Salute to the Flag of Tennessee" in the state Senate is often met with confusion with visitors to the upper chamber of the General Assembly.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Gov. Bill Haslam and first lady Crissy Haslam are hosting their 4th annual Easter Egg Roll at the Tennessee Residence on Wednesday.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Federal prosecutors say six women have been charged with filing more than 800 false income tax returns and claiming more than $1.3 million in refunds.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - The Coast Guard says a 751-foot cargo ship has run aground in the lower Chesapeake Bay, and officials hope they can try to free it during high tide.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Move over KFC chicken corsage, there's a new chicken gimmick in town. Dominos is replacing it's flour based crust with something new: a breaded chicken crust.
Posted: 04/16/2014 - Classes have resumed at a Pittsburgh-area high school one week after authorities say a student stabbed or slashed 21 others and a security guard while rampaging through a hallway with two kitchen knives.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - The calorie counting that has for decades defined dieting is giving way to other considerations, like the promise of more fiber or natural ingredients. That shift in focus is chipping away at the popularity of products like Diet Coke, Lean Cuisine and Special K, which became weight-watching staples primarily by stripping calories from people's favorite foods.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at a gas station in northeast Knoxville Wednesday morning.
Updated: 04/16/2014 - A ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters. At least four people were confirmed dead and 55 injured.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - A proposal that makes changes to the process for selecting books for public schools is headed for a full House vote
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Some jokes just aren't funny. A 14-year-old Dutch girl learned that the hard way when she was arrested Monday after allegedly threatening American Airlines in a tweet
Updated: 04/16/2014 - Gov. Bill Haslam's anti-methamphetamine legislation has been approved by the Senate
Updated: 04/15/2014 - The House approved the plan 87-8 on Tuesday, a day after the Senate approved the legislation 30-1.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Matthew Parker, 25, of Oak Ridge, has been charged with robbery.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Research conducted on climbers atop Mount Everest offers new insight into the biological triggers for Type 2 diabetes.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Children born to mothers who gain either too much or too little weight during their pregnancy are more likely to be overweight or obese, a new study has found.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - Congressional report says e-cigarette companies try to hook young people with social media campaigns
Posted: 04/15/2014 - A Michigan girl whose face was severely mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby is getting reconstructive surgery to create a new ear.
Posted: 04/15/2014 - The work will close the sidewalks along the north side of Cumberland from 17th Street east about one-third of the way to 16th Street, and along the east side of 17th Street nearly all the way to White Avenue.