BREAKING: U.S. Attorney Edward Stanton III announces resignation

Obama appointee will step down at the end of February.

Haslam proposes 5 percent boost for K-12 education in Tennessee

Also hopes to expand free community college tuition to adults.

Election looms this weekend for new chairman of state Democratic Party

Forum in Jackson tonight to put spotlight on candidates as incumbents face challengers who could break a barrier.

In Brownsville, Kustoff encounters healthcare concern and expectations

New 8th District Congressman listens on MLK Jr. Day.

Tennessee lawmakers to convene 110th General Assembly

State Reps. Raumesh Akbari and Barbara Cooper teamed up for the drive to Nashville on Monday afternoon in anticipation of Tuesday's convening of the 110th Tennessee General Assembly.

Emerge Tennessee inaugural board reflects Memphis connections

Goal: More Democratic women to run for all levels of office.

NFL star's killer guilty of manslaughter, not murder

Cardell Hayes sentenced to 40 years in prison.

Tennessee crash revives debate over school bus seat belts

Six children killed in Chattanooga accident.

New pot ordinances run afoul of state law, attorney general says

Enforcement of recently passed measure now on hold in Memphis.

Slavery research effort explores campus connections to slave life

University of Mississippi collaboration that began with a reading group is teaming with other universities.

Tigerbelles remember Edward S. Temple as more than a coach

Memories flow at service for TSU track icon.

Memphis, Nashville to vote on marijuana-related ordinances

Political leaders in Tennessee's two largest cities are taking steps toward marijuana decriminalization with ordinances that would allow police to reduce the penalty for people who possess small amounts of it.

Jury rejects Rep. Armstrong’s swindled-by-accountant defense

Tennessee lawmaker convicted of felony tax fraud.

More than 124,000 have voted early in Aug. 4 election

Tennesseans already have taken advantage of early voting or absentee voting for the Aug. 4 state primary and county general election.

Tennessee Democrats laud DNC role for transgender official

The first transgender person to be named to a Tennessee government board or commission has been named the official podium timekeeper at the Democratic National Convention.