Posted: 04/20/2009 - The Tennessee House has voted to allow people with state-issued handgun permits to carry their firearms into state parks.
Updated: 04/21/2009 - The Department of Energy is pulling the plug on Oak Ridge's controversial toxic waste incinerator. The DOE says it'll stop receiving waste by the end of April.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - U.S. officials say the sole surviving Somali pirate from the hostage-taking of Capt. Richard Phillips is en route to New York for a court appearance set for Tuesday.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A 33-year-old former elementary school teacher has been convicted of having sex with a 10-year-old student and his 15-year-old broth
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A survival tale set against the backdrop of an African civil war has won the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for drama.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A handful of newspapers are celebrating their Pulitzer Prize wins, even as the print industry endures gallons of red ink and one of its most financially devastating years.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - IBM Corp. says first-quarter earnings slipped to just under $2.3 billion, but still came in ahead of Wall Street's forecast.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - Authorities say a man driving a pickup truck in New Hampshire had a coughing fit and lost consciousness, leading to a fiery crash.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A proposal that would create an offense for falsely wearing military decorations has passed the Senate.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - An East Tennessee man who dragged his recently adopted dog behind his truck and never took the injured animal to a veterinarian has been charged with animal cruelty.
Updated: 04/21/2009 - Knox County Schools Superintendent Dr. Jim McIntyre announced Monday his pick to replace recently-reassigned Central High School Principal Jon Miller, and he also named two other administrator filling vacancies in the school system.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - These Bulldogs helped Bearden to a 35-3 record this past season.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - Right now the Tennessee House is hearing proposals on two bills that would allow you to carry a gun in local and state parks in Tennessee. A full house vote on both is scheduled in just hours.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - This time last year, we were paying a $1.50 more a gallon to fill-up. The relief is nice, but with Memorial Day just five weeks away, will those numbers slowly creep back up?
Posted: 04/20/2009 - Lincoln Memorial University has named Warren Neel as interim president.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - An attorney for a social worker hired to examine the Tennessee man who confessed to raping and killing a South Carolina college student says prosecutors intimidated his client.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - If you need a job and are between the ages of 14 and 24 listen up. You may qualify for a summer job program--that thanks to federal stimulus dollars will create about 1,500 new jobs in the East Tennessee area.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A Kingsport man has been injured in an ultralight airplane crash when the pilot attempted to land on a small air strip behind a residence and struck a fence.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - A Maryville reserve police officer is in critical condition following a single vehicle accident Sunday evening.
Posted: 04/20/2009 - Sevierville police and the Sevier County ambulance service responded to a two-vehicle accident on I-40 Monday morning near the 406 mile marker.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - Police say alcohol played a role in an early-morning crash in South Knoxville that left one person dead and another recovering at UT Medical Center Monday.
Updated: 04/20/2009 - Knoxville firefighters faced a challenge Monday morning while trying to put out a tractor trailer fire on I-640 East near the I-40 split.
Posted: 04/19/2009 - East Tennessee's Jewish community joined the day of remembrance for Holocaust victims.
Posted: 04/19/2009 - Two men suspected of killing a woman after they broke out of a Florida jail were caught in Kentucky after deputies acting on a tip chased them down on foot and tackled them.