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Relatives of teen shot now charged

Posted: 05/10/2013 - Three relatives of Memphis teenager who was shot to death are facing assault charges for threatening the people they thought had shot the boy.

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Virginia man accused of courthouse bomb threats

Posted: 05/10/2013 - A Virginia man is facing felony charges after being accused of phoning in two bomb threats to the Lee County Courthouse in order to avoid going to court.

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Committee to study sites for veterans cemetery

Posted: 05/10/2013 - The Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs says it has formed a committee to look for sites for a new veteran's cemetery in the Upper Cumberland region.

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Davidson County elections administrator fired

Posted: 05/10/2013 - Davidson County's Election Commission has ousted its elections administrator after a state report found errors in the commission's handling of last year's elections.

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AG: Tenn. 'Ag-gag bill' constitutionally suspect

Posted: 05/10/2013 - The state's attorney general has opined that legislation requiring anyone recording images of animal abuse to submit unedited footage or photos to law enforcement within 48 hours is constitutionally suspect.

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Clarksville Boy Scout leader resigns over gay ban

Posted: 05/09/2013 - Bill Moser's Wednesday resignation came a day after the Middle Tennessee Council of the Boy Scouts said it will not support a proposal to partially lift the group's long-standing exclusion of gays.

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Nashville high school has its own record label

Posted: 05/09/2013 - John Esposito, president and CEO of Warner Music Nashville, said Pearl-Cohn is the first school in the nation to house a student-run label affiliated with a major record label.

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Pedestrian clinging to life after being hit

Posted: 05/09/2013 - The accident happened Wednesday downtown in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 near the Interstate 24 junction and has tied up traffic for hours. Police had to shut down multiple lanes of traffic to investigate.

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Police: Man tried to kidnap 11-year-old

Posted: 05/09/2013 - Clarksville police are investigating an attempted child abduction case after an 11-year-old boy told authorities that a man tried to pull him into a minivan on Wednesday.

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DCS investigating after teen accused in shooting

Updated: 05/08/2013 - The Department of Children's Services is reviewing its actions after a 17-year-old boy the agency was supervising gunned down a fellow high school student.

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Memphis man pleads guilty to taking over HUD homes

Posted: 05/08/2013 - Federal prosecutors say a Memphis man who claims he is a sovereign citizen has pleaded guilty to illegally taking possession of government-owned housing properties.

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Middle Tenn. Boy Scouts group backs gay ban

Posted: 05/08/2013 - The BSA unveiled a proposal in April that says no youth may be denied membership "on the basis of sexual orientation or preference alone."

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Gov. Haslam signs workers' comp legislation

Posted: 05/08/2013 - A major feature of the measure is that it removes workers' compensation cases from the state's trial courts and instead creates special panels appointed by the governor to hear claims and appeals.

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