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A group of 10 death row inmates suing over lethal injection in Tennessee argued on Friday that the state's backup plan - the electric chair - is an unconstitutional 'torture device.'
While "the World's Fastest Half Mile" is a few hours from Knoxville, East Tennessee is seeing the effects on the this weekend's Bristol brings in big bucks to East Tennessee tourism While "the World's Fastest Half Mile" is a few hours from Knoxville, East Tennessee is seeing the effects on the this weekend's Check out this story on WBIR.com: ... (more)
Tennessee death row inmates whose execution dates have been set filed suit on Friday against the state to stop it from using the electric chair.
Long-lost Civil War diary returned to Tennessee Diary of onetime Nashville mayor originally found at Fort Henry Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1ttG1If A Civil War diary kept by a onetime mayor of Nashville Randal McGavock has been returned to Tennessee 152 years after it was found by a Union captain when Fort Henry ... (more)
The shooting was reported around 5 p.m. just off Interstate 75 near exit 72. The Tennessee Department of Transportation reports Highway 72 is closed at Matlock Bend Road.
In an effort to fight depression, bullying and suicide, Tennessee comedians and volunteers are coming together to launch the Turn to Laughter Campaign this weekend, Aug. 23 and 24. The inaugural premier will be held in Crossville on Saturday night and will gather supporters from the region, as organizers share the campaign vision to help fight ... (more)
TN doesn't track racial profiling, police diversity Post-Ferguson, communities are taking a hard look at their own police forces Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1oYBPAI Korlin Harrison, left, joins others at a July 9 rally in downtown Nashville called "Stand Against Racism" to protest racism and honor the 50th ... (more)
The ILB had a post on August 12th, quoting several reports of Tennessee's Aug. 7th retention election, where three Supreme Court justices, all Democrats, faced a serious opposition campaign led by conservatives, who claimed the justices were "liberal" and "soft on crime."
A 63-year-old Maryville woman has been sentenced to serve more than 39 years in prison for drug and money laundering offenses connected with the Breakthrough Pain Therapy Center, which she co-owned with her husband.
The Knoxville News Sentinel cited a statement from 9th Judicial District Attorney General Russell Johnson that says 28-year-old Miranda Michelle Guy was pointing a loaded handgun at two officers and refused multiple demands to drop the weapon before officers fired.
The 2014 Eastern District of Tennessee Reentry Summit, Working Together for a Solution, was hosted by William C. Killian, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, at Chattanooga State Community College on Tuesday.
A barn fire in Columbia Wednesday afternoon killed five Tennessee Walking Horses.
A United Auto Workers leader says a new local in Chattanooga has signed up the equivalent of what would have been a winning margin for the union vote at Volkswagen's plant in Tennessee.
Authorities in Sumner County Tuesday morning announced the arrest of 33 individuals following a yearlong investigation into drug trafficking in the county.
Adria Amos/Special to the News Sentinel East Tennessee Veterans Honor Guard founding member Earl Fortner, far right back, presents the United States Air Force flag during services for Rodney Bazzie, fellow Air Force veteran, at East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery on Aug. 12. Also pictured, from left, are Danny Buchanan, pastor at Freedom Baptist ... (more)
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