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Tenn. lawmaker calls Haslam 'traitor' to GOP

A Republican state lawmaker is calling Gov. Bill Haslam a "traitor to the party" over efforts by a political action committee run by supporters to defeat lawmakers who opposed the administration on Common Core education... More>>

LIST: Communities in TN certified for wine sales referendum

Here's a list of the 75 Tennessee communities that have collected enough signatures to place a referendum for supermarket wine sales on the November ballot.  More>>

Ex-Va. Gov says he knows in heart he's innocent


Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell told jurors Friday he was both innocent and contrite as he ended his third straight day of testifying in his corruption trial. More>>


Email from Bob McDonnell to Maureen details marriage woes


An email released Friday from former governor Bob McDonnell to his wife Maureen shows the state of their marriage during their time in the Executive Mansion. More>>

McDonnell testifies he's no longer living with his wife Video included


Former governor Bob McDonnell testified Thursday he and his wife Maureen are no longer living together and said they began living separate lives 20 years ago. More>>

TDOT to remove sign erected after Boy Scout's death Video included


A memorial sign erected for a 13-year-old Rutherford County boy killed on I-24 in Smyrna will be removed by TDOT. More>>

Special election underway in Southwest Virginia today Video included


Control of the state senate will be determined by voters in Southwest Virginia today. A special election is taking place in the 38th district to fill the seat of Senator Phillip Puckett. Today's race between Republican Ben Chafin and Democrat Mike Hymes is winner take all. More>>

Roane County election officials recount all ballots due to 1,300 uncounted votes, one race affected Video included

Roane County election officials were forced to recount every ballot in Thursday's election due to around 1,300 early votes that were mistakenly left out of the count. The recount ended up changing the results in one race. More>>

Rep. DesJarlais holds on in Tenn. despite scandals

Scandal-plagued Tennessee Rep. Scott DesJarlais (day-zhar-LAY') defied expectations of a blowout defeat in his bid for a another term, instead emerging from the Republican primary with a razor-thin margin that left the... More>>

Gov. Haslam wins Republican primary

Updated: Aug 07, 2014 11:03 PM

Haslam faced no serious opposition in his bid for the November ballot and a chance for a second term. More>>


Johnson City Budget will be discussed in commission meeting.

We have an update on the fire at Parker-Hannifin, We wrap up the Blue Plum Festival, and we preview the Johnson City Commission budget meeting scheduled for tonight. More>>

Washington County election results are official; Ford still undecided about recount Video included


The Washington County Election Commission certified the results for the May Republican primary Thursday. The candidate for Sheriff, Craig Ford, is still undecided on whether he’ll request a recount. More>>

McAuliffe says fundraising letter a mistake


Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he did not approve a fundraising appeal his newly formed political action committee sent promising donors personal access to the governor in return for specific donations. More>>

Use the Internet to tell Congress how you really feel

It's been more than 10 days since the government shutdown began, and people are starting to get angry about it. Here are ways the Internet is making it easier for you to tell the government how you really feel about this mess. More>>

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  • 350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    350 more troops assigned to US Embassy in Baghdad

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:04 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:04:30 GMT
    President Barack Obama has approved assigning 350 additional troops to protect the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities.
    The U.S. is adding 350 more troops to help protect the American Embassy in Baghdad and its support facilities in the capital, raising the number of U.S. forces in the country to over 1,000, officials said Tuesday.
  • US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights

    US rejects Norwegian Air bid for US-Europe flights

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:41:35 GMT
    The Obama administration has rejected a request by a low-cost air carrier to begin flying immediately between the U.S. and Europe in a case that has significant labor and trade policy implications.
    In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately permitted a low-cost air carrier to begin flights between the U.S. and Europe while...
  • Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

    Alaska Senate hopefuls pull ads mentioning deaths

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-03 01:23:27 GMT
    Television ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race have been pulled by both parties' candidates after complaints from the family of two slaying victims.
    Television ads in Alaska's U.S. Senate race have been pulled by the two major party candidates after complaints from the family of two slaying victims.
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