Tennessee’s U.S. Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander helped block a vote on a presidential nomination to a federal appeals court.
Articles by: Anita Bugg
Nine flood relief concerts by Garth Brooks, along with sell-out performances by Usher and the Zac Brown Band have helped Nashville’s Bridgestone arena set a record for attendance.
The Tennessee Valley Authority says Murfreesboro and Tullahoma are among a dozen cities across the Southeast that would be good sites for new data centers.
Tennessee Republicans Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker voted against the financial regulations bill that passed Thursday in the U.S. Senate.
A 101st Airborne Division soldier died Wednesday in Afghanistan.
The Nashville Electric Service is giving customers a heads up – be prepared for higher bills.
Cheatham County and state officials are breathing a sigh of relief after the county’s largest employer says it will keep its plant there open.
State tax collections were slightly below budget projections for June, but state sales tax revenue grew.
Three more soldiers with the 101st Airborne Division have died this month in Afghanistan.
Fort Campbell says two 101st Airborne Division soldiers died Friday in Afghanistan.
Friday, the Department of Defense released the name of the fifth Fort Campbell soldier killed by an improvised explosive device earlier this month in Afghanistan. The Army had already released the names of the four other soldiers killed in the June 7th attack in the Kunar province.
The Commanding General of the 101st Airborne says his troops are in one
of the riskiest times of deployment.
Tennessee Republican Bob Corker is among a bi-partisan group of senators asking for hearings on the U.S. mission in Afghanistan prior to the July 4th congressional recess.
Cards, roses, singing telegrams – love is in the air this weekend with Valentine’s Day. For Nashville storyteller Patsy Lawson, one of the lessons of love came in the 8th grade.
Two Tennessee-based companies made Fortune magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list.
A special session called by Governor Phil Bredesen continues today at the state legislature. Late Friday night, lawmakers handed Governor Phil Bredesen what he said he needed to make Tennessee competitive for hundreds of millions of dollars from the “Race to the Top” education fund. The General Assembly changed how public school teachers will be evaluated for their pay, allowing a good portion of that to be based on student achievement. WPLN’s Anita Bugg talked with Capitol Hill Correspondent Joe White about what action the legislature has taken and what steps are next.
Tennessee Commerce Bancorp says the company president will succeed its retiring Chief Executive Officer this week.
The Nashville Predators ended naming rights today with the Sommet Group for the downtown arena where the hockey team plays.
The developer for what essentially would be a second downtown for Nashville has stepped away from the project.
State higher education officials says they’ll try to keep tuition increases to around 5% in the wake of requested budget cuts.