Police: 4-year-old accidentally shoots, kills sibling

Police say a 4-year-old Tennessee child has accidentally shot and killed a younger sibling By The Associated Press July 14, 2020, 3:01 PM 1 min read BRISTOL, Tenn. — A 4-year-old Tennessee child has accidentally shot and killed a younger sibling, police said. Officers were called to the Bristol Regional Medical Center Saturday night when […]

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Former employees at raided slaughterhouse to get back pay

Court documents say about 150 former employees of an East Tennessee slaughterhouse raided by federal immigration agents in 2018 will get $610,000 in back pay and damages By The Associated Press July 9, 2020, 2:51 PM 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Former employees of an East Tennessee […]

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As Virus Spreads, States Face a Truth: ‘We Cannot Test Our Way Out of This’

WASHINGTON — As the United States struggled with coronavirus testing this spring, Tennessee was the rare state that lived up to President Trump’s promise that “anybody that wants a test can get a test.” Governor Bill Lee announced in mid-April that any Tennessean could get tested — regardless of symptoms — and that the state […]

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New John Lewis documentary hints at how we got here

During a 2016 event in Nashville, Tennessee, Rep. John Lewis looks at images from one of his arrests more than 50 years earlier. | Rick Diamond/Getty Images Though it predates current protests, the film seems prophetic with its focus on the congressman’s decades of activism and arrests. Getting into “good trouble” is a guiding principle […]

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Why Colin Kaepernick should be signed by the Titans, Steelers or Seahawks | Get Up

Dan Orlovsky proposes that the Tennessee Titans, Seattle Seahawks and Pittsburgh Steelers would be good fits for Colin Kaepernick, but Booger McFarland is not confident Kaepernick will be signed this season. #GetUp #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN […]

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Tennessee newspaper fires ad manager for end of times ad

A Tennessee newspaper has fired its advertising manager after a full-page advertisement from a religious group that predicts a terrorist attack in Nashville next month appeared in its pages By The Associated Press June 23, 2020, 10:51 PM 3 min read 3 min read NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee newspaper has fired its advertising manager […]

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Police: Tennessee woman shoots man she suspected of stealing

An 88-year-old white woman in Tennessee has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man she suspected to be taking alcohol from her liquor store By The Associated Press June 23, 2020, 1:59 AM 3 min read 3 min read NASHVILLE, Tenn. — An 88-year-old white woman in Tennessee who was arrested for allegedly shooting a […]

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The Latest: Juneteenth celebrated in Philly with many events

TOP OF THE HOUR: — Marches, gatherings mark Juneteenth in Philadelphia. — Police in Memphis, Tennessee, to stop using no-knock warrants. — “Plantations” dropped from Rhode Island state name on Providence city documents. — Protesters tear down George Washington statue in Portland, Oregon. ——— PHILADELPHIA — Although Philadelphia’s biggest Juneteenth parade and festival was canceled […]

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Tennessee Gov. Lee says Nashville autonomous zone won’t ‘be tolerated’

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee issued a warning to demonstrators looking to set up an autonomous zone in front of the state Capitol Friday, saying that “lawlessness, autonomous zones, and violence will not be tolerated.” According to a local news outlet, a large group of demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd in police custody and […]

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White Sox select left-hander Garrett Crochet with 11th pick in MLB draft

Tennessee left-hander Garrett Crochet. (utsports.com) The White Sox selected Tennessee left-hander Garrett Crochet with the 11th pick in the Major League Draft Wednesday night. The White Sox selected Tennessee left-hander Garrett Crochet with the 11th pick in the Major League Draft Wednesday night. Crochet’s record at Tennessee isn’t nearly as attractive as his assortment of […]

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Johnny Majors, 85, Winning Coach at Pittsburgh and Tennessee, Dies

Johnny Majors, a homegrown college football hero in Tennessee who coached Pittsburgh to an undefeated season and a national championship before returning to his native state to forge a successful 16-year head-coaching career at the University of Tennessee — although one that ended in bitterness — died on Wednesday at his home in Knoxville, Tenn. […]

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Man charged with placing target at NAACP leader’s home

Police in Tennessee have charged a man accused of placing a bullseye-like target in the front yard of Nashville’s NAACP president By The Associated Press May 12, 2020, 3:03 PM 2 min read 2 min read NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee have charged a man accused of placing a bullseye-like target in the front […]

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Kristin Cavallari Alleges ‘Inappropriate Marital Conduct’ Against Jay Cutler: Lawyer Explains Meaning

Kristin Cavallari initially called her split from Jay Cutler ‘loving,’ but in her Tennessee divorce filing she accused him of ‘inappropriate marital conduct.’ When Kristin Cavallari, 33, and Jay Cutler, 37, took to Instagram on Sunday April 26 to announce the end of their six-year marriage, things appeared to be very amicable between the Very Cavallari stars. […]

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Judge: Tennessee can’t prevent abortions during coronavirus

A federal judge Friday night ruled that Tennessee has to continue allowing abortions amid a temporary ban on nonessential medical procedures that’s aimed at slowing the spread of COVID-19. U.S. District Judge Bernard Friedman said the defendants didn’t show that any appreciable amount of personal protective equipment, or PPE, would be saved if the ban […]

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Stephen A. isn’t sold on Ryan Tannehill leading the Titans | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate their level of confidence in Tennessee Titans QB Ryan Tannehill. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN on Social Media: […]

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Authorities: Suspect in Tennessee stabbing was truck driver

Authorities in Tennessee say a man who fatally stabbed three employees and wounded a customer at a travel center was a truck driver from North Carolina By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 12:03 PM 2 min read 2 min read KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A man who fatally stabbed three employees and wounded a customer […]

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3 fatally stabbed, suspect killed by deputy at travel center

Authorities in Tennessee say a man fatally stabbed three people and wounded a fourth at a travel center before a deputy shot and killed him By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 12:01 AM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A man fatally stabbed three […]

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Max Kellerman: The Titans shouldn’t sign Derrick Henry to a long-term deal | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the Tennessee Titans signing RB Derrick Henry to a $10.2 million franchise tender and debate whether Henry deserves a long-term deal. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: […]

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Peyton Manning surprises Tennessee students by crashing online class

These University of Tennessee students got a huge surprise from one of the school’s most famous alums. Peyton Manning injected life into the monotony of an online Zoom class when he crashed the session to wish the students well and offer a message to help get them through the rest of the semester while learning […]

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First Take reacts to the Titans placing a franchise tag on Derrick Henry

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Marcus Spears react to the Tennessee Titans placing a franchise tag on RB Derrick Henry. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV […]

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The Man With 17,700 Bottles of Hand Sanitizer Just Donated Them

A Tennessee man who became a subject of national scorn after stockpiling 17,700 bottles of hand sanitizer donated all of the supplies on Sunday just as the Tennessee attorney general’s office began investigating him for price gouging. On Sunday morning, Matt Colvin, an Amazon seller outside Chattanooga, Tenn., helped volunteers from a local church load […]

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Patriots or Titans: Which team gives Tom Brady the best chance to win Super Bowl LV? | First Take

The First Take crew debates whether the New England Patriots or the Tennessee Titans give free-agent QB Tom Brady a better chance at winning Super Bowl LV. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ […]

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