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Man takes Tiger for a walk

Posted: 02/27/2014 - Police in suburban Lockport, Ill., 30 miles south of Chicago, are not laughing after a tiger cub took a stroll through the city's downtown on Sunday - albeit on the end of a leash, the station says

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No speed cameras for Chattanooga

Posted: 02/27/2014 - Hamilton County commissioners have reversed gear and voted against allowing police officers to use speed detection lasers to ticket drivers

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Beale Street Music Festival

Updated: 02/27/2014 - Kid Rock, Snoop Dogg, Alabama Shakes and Jerry Lee Lewis are among the 60-plus acts scheduled to perform at the Beale Street Music Festival in May.

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Arizona governor vetoes controversial bill

Posted: 02/26/2014 - In a decision watched across the nation, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Wednesday she has vetoed a controversial bill that would have allowed businesses to refuse to serve gays on religious grounds

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High risk for Tenn. health care computer security

Posted: 02/26/2014 - Tennessee was among the more than two-thirds of states rated as "high risk" for security problems related to its computers tapping into the federal health insurance exchange system

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Bar association releases handbook for seniors

Posted: 02/26/2014 - The Tennessee Bar Association has released a handbook to help the state's senior citizens better understand things like federal and state benefits and new health care laws

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Haslam says citizenship required for tuition plan

Posted: 02/26/2014 - Republican Gov. Bill Haslam says legislative efforts to make children of people living in the country illegally eligible for in-state tuition "have some merit," but that he has no plans to change his own free tuition proposal to include those same students

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Disabled Tenn. teen murdered, mom arrested

Posted: 02/20/2014 - Authorities say the mother of a disabled Tennessee girl who died from gangrene and infected bedsores has been arrested in New Orleans

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Wedding services bill not moving forward

Updated: 02/18/2014 - A bill that would prevent wedding-related businesses from being sued if they refuse to provide services based on religious beliefs has been derailed in the legislature.

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Mother of missing Memphis baby charged with murder

Posted: 02/17/2014 - Memphis police have confirmed that a body discovered in a ditch this weekend is that of a 7-week-old baby who went missing more than five weeks ago, and the infant's mother has been charged with first-degree murder

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Bill aims to freeze Tennessee in daylight saving time

Updated: 02/18/2014 - Under the bill, Tennessee will drop out of the ritual of moving clocks forward an hour each year on the second Sunday in March and then back again on the first Sunday in November.

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Authorities ID victims in deadly explosion

Posted: 02/11/2014 - Investigators said Tuesday that they have ruled out accidental causes such as a gas leak or electrical malfunction in a deadly house explosion in Wilson County and were trying to figure out what triggered the blast

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GOP's Corker urges rejection of UAW at Volkswagen

Posted: 02/11/2014 - Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker has broken a self-imposed news blackout to urge workers at the Volkswagen plant in his hometown of Chattanooga to reject the United Auto Workers this week

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