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Family wants change at deadly intersection after man in wheelchair hit and killed


Marilyn Connor says about six months ago her brother Robert Connor was featured in a newspaper expressing concerns about the number of people in wheelchairs who had been hit while trying to cross the street. More>>

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Pedestrian in wheelchair hit, killed by van


A pedestrian in a wheelchair was hit and killed while crossing the street in Madison early Sunday morning. The driver told police he had a green light and did not see the pedestrian until it was too late. More>>


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The area's costliest crime

Dennis Ferrier takes you inside a system out of control, dealing with crime that costs the most police time, prosecutors’ time, so much so that it has become the #1 political issue in local upcoming judge/prosecutor elections. It’s the area’s costliest crime – and wait until you see why.


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Police: Woman found asleep in car with children inside


Police say they found a woman passed out behind the wheel of her car with her young children locked inside. More>>

High-speed chase ends in Murfreesboro


A high-speed chase in Murfreesboro has just ended. There is no word at this time why police were chasing the car, but speeds reportedly reached up to 90 miles an hour. More>>

SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'


South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster... More>>

Why are Americans obsessed with missing plane?


From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing... More>>

After bombs, Boston Marathon under tight security


For years, state and local officials have conducted a "tabletop exercise" before the Boston Marathon, a meeting that allows them to study a map of the 26.2-mile course from Hopkinton to Boston's Copley Square and plan... More>>

2014 Country Music Hall of Fame inductees announced Tuesday


This week will be a big one in Music City, as this year's newest recipients of country music's highest honor are announced. More>>

First and Second Ladies to visit Middle Tennessee


First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, the vice president's wife, will visit Fort Campbell this week. More>>

Hearing on failed union vote at VW plant


Tennessee lawmakers will be under the microscope tomorrow. The National Labor Board will hold a hearing on the failed union vote at the Chattanooga Volkswagen Plant. More>>

East TN mother and son die in fire while cooking Easter dinner


In East Tennessee, a Monroe County family is in mourning after a mother and son died in a fire while cooking Easter dinner. More>>

Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN) Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN)

Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the... More>>

GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House


The House Republican campaign committee raised almost $10 million in March and has $31.2 million banked to defend the party's majority, according to financial reports filed Sunday. More>>

Family of five displaced by house fire in south Nashville


Metro firefighters battled a house fire in south Nashville on late Saturday afternoon.

Senator Corker says U.S. should give lethal aid to Ukraine


Tensions are running high across the globe as the situation in Ukraine remains unsolved. More>>

"Jellybean" Flyball Tournament at the Tennessee Fairgrounds


Canines from all over the country were at the Tennessee Fairgrounds on Saturday and Sunday to claim the title in this year's flyball tournament. More>>

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr) Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr)

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many... More>>

On eve of marathon, festivities and tight security


In many ways, it felt like any other pre-marathon Sunday in Boston. More>>

Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in east


Within hours of an Easter morning shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Russia's Foreign Ministry issued a statement blaming militant Ukrainian nationalists and Russian state... More>>

4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordeal


Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home Sunday to joyful families, a presidential welcome and questions about how France managed to obtain their freedom from Islamic extremists. More>>

Easter morning delivery for space station


Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies. More>>

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter


Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the... More>>

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts


It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? More>>

Bad crash triggers Berry Hill power outage


Two women were hospitalized after crashing into a power pole early Sunday morning. According to the NES, more than 650 homes in Berry Hill lost power as a result. Crews will have to replace the pole to restore electricity. More>>

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche


Nepal's authorities temporarily halted climbing on Mount Everest while search teams dug through snow and ice Sunday for three Sherpa guides missing in the deadliest avalanche on the world's highest peak that killed... More>>

ATF NRT rules deadly McEwen explosion accidental

(Photo provided by ATF Nashville Field Division) (Photo provided by ATF Nashville Field Division)

The ATF National Response Team (NRT) has deemed the incident as non-criminal in nature and has classified it as an industrial accidental explosion. More>>

Man arrested after injuring 3 in shooting


Metro police arrested the man they believe shot three people, including a 4-year-old boy. More>>

Murfreesboro man on Mount Everest narrowly misses deadly avalanche


Bob Biddix is an avid climber who tours the world taking professional picture of remote caves and scaling rugged mountains.

NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies


John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95. More>>

Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face


The rescuers moved quickly, minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear. More>>

Your Week in Viral Videos: Dyed eggs and dead technology


Easter is Sunday, and you’ve probably dyed a few eggs or know someone who has. More>>

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