Tennessee

Rodney James Hess, 36, was fatally shot by a Tennessee police official on Thursday.

Jasmine Mateen, whose 6-year-old daughter died in the accident, claims that Johnthony Walker would purposely slam on his breaks so that the children would hit their heads.

Johnthony Walker was charged with five counts of vehicular homicide, reckless endangerment and reckless driving.

The police accused a father of fatally shooting his 11-year-old daughter. Authorities said he lied to them about the incident.

Chauncy Jones Black received $100,000 in donations after offering to help a shopper carry his grocery bags in exchange for doughnuts.

A bill to make the Holy Bible the official book of Tennessee was approved in a legislative committee Tuesday. With a 7-1 vote, the Senate Judiciary Committee advanced the legislation, sponsored by Sen. Steve Southerland, R-Morristown. While the measure received approval in the House with a 55-38 vote last year, the effort was curtailed in […]

A community is mourning the loss of Zaevion William Dobson, who risked his life to save others when a gunman randomly opened fire.

Many believe Memphis, Tennessee teen Ronald Nelson made a big mistake for rejecting admission offers from eight Ivy League schools, but he knows his decision is a…

Debra Dodd, who is white, says she was fired from her job as secretary at the Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Fayetteville after she revealed she married an African American man. Dodd is suing the all-white church for $500,000 in punitive damages for what she refers to as racial discrimination. Religious News Service Reports: Dodd said […]