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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House dramatically rescued President Barack Obama's trade agenda from near oblivion Thursday, and supporters urged the Senate to finish the job and give him a signature achievement in his final years in office.

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An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, National Park Service, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Sevier County Sheriff’s Office has resulted in charges being placed against two people in connection with the deadly wildfir…

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Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips released the preliminary state unemployment rate for January, which is 5.4 percent. While the number of Tennesseans out of work is down from the previous month, there are still thousands of people across the …

The Tennessee Department of Health today has received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the first person in the state to test positive for Zika virus disease. The individual had recently traveled to South America before returning to east Tennessee.

The Gallows Hill Project, a group of seven scholars, says they were able to definitively identify the location — a site known to current Salem residents as Proctor’s Ledge — after five years of research, using court records, maps, ground-penetrating radar and aerial photographs.

Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 68-1-114 requires the Tennessee Department of Health to issue a monthly media release listing all disciplinary actions taken by the health related boards during the prior month. Below is a list of actions taken in October 2015 Detailed information about disc…

On October 15, 2015, Laural Ann Axson Hemenway, an attorney licensed to practice law in Tennessee, received a Public Censure from the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Tennessee Supreme Court.

A special investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller’s Office has found that April Griffie, president of the Campbell County High School Choral Booster Club, stole at least $6,502 from the booster club.

The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance’s Division of Regulatory Boards has released its latest Disciplinary Action Report which compiles all the actions taken by its boards during September. The Division of Regulatory Boards protects the health and safety of citizens through b…

The Consumer and Industry Services Division of the Tennessee Department of Agriculture is issuing a public advisory to warn consumers of Listeria monocytogenes discovered in two varieties of frozen vegetables sold in Tennessee.

The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.

Southern Grease Company, a grease hauling company based in Dickson, Tennessee, and its president, George Butterworth, 75, of Dickson, pleaded guilty today to charges arising from the illegal disposal of waste grease into municipal sewer systems, announced David Rivera, United States Attorney…

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The House dramatically rescued President Barack Obama's trade agenda from near oblivion Thursday, and supporters urged the Senate to finish the job and give him a signature achievement in his final years in office.

Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 68-1-114 requires the Tennessee Department of Health to issue a monthly media release listing all disciplinary actions taken by the health related boards during the prior month. Below is a list of actions taken in May, 2015.

A new investigation by the Tennessee Comptroller’s office has revealed that employees of the Warren County EMS-Rescue Service (WCEMS) received wages totaling $23,834.40 for time worked at another entity or for time that was undocumented.

For the first time in history, Tennessee travel has exceeded 100 million domestic person stays; it was announced by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development today. Tourism results for 2014 recently reported by D.K. Shifflet & Associates confirm a record-breaking year for Tennessee…

Senator Mark Green, MD and Representative Dawn White worked with Davidson County General Sessions Judge Melissa Blackburn to provide the state’s first sustainable support for both the establishment and maintenance of Tennessee’s Veterans Treatment Court programs through passage of SB 711/HB …

The Tennessee State Library and Archives (TSLA) is pleased to announce a new $100,000 state grant has been awarded to expand the Fentress County Public Library. Secretary of State Tre Hargett will formally present the grant during a check presentation today, May 6.

For the first time in history, Tennessee travel has exceeded 100 million domestic person stays; it was announced by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development today. Tourism results for 2014 recently reported by D.K. Shifflet & Associates confirm a record-breaking year for Tennessee…

Senator Mark Green, MD and Representative Dawn White worked with Davidson County General Sessions Judge Melissa Blackburn to provide the state’s first sustainable support for both the establishment and maintenance of Tennessee’s Veterans Treatment Court programs through passage of SB 711/HB …

In keeping with the traditions of Southern Appalachia, the Museum of Appalachia welcomes the warmth of spring with a renewal of the annual ritual of “Sheep Shearing,” a day of hands-on activities surrounding the trimming of a winter’s growth of heavy fleece from its flock of free-range sheep.

Disciplinary actions taken in March by the state Department of Commerce and Insurance’s Division of Regulatory Boards. The state Department of Commerce and Insurance is a diverse entity of six divisions charged with protecting the interests of consumers while providing fair, efficient oversi…

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam talks about Tennessee Reconnect, a last-dollar scholarship plan to help Tennessee adults attend a Tennessee College of Applied Technology at no cost.

The Main Street JazzFest committee has confirmed artists for this year's festival. Taking place May 1-2 on the Square in Murfreesboro, organizers are planning to follow the success of the previous year with a well-rounded music lineup. 

Warmer weather means more and more things to do in Tennessee. The great outdoors beckon with music festivals, outdoor adventure, and family travel that are the perfect choice for your next getaway. Find out why Tennessee is hailed as the Soundtrack of America, where to be a zoologist or spel…

The national average price for a gallon of gasoline declined for the first time in 40 days. The U.S. average rose 42 cents since January 27, but dipped four-tenths of a cent Sunday.

An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment of a Whitesburg man charged with stealing from the Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society.

Compared to last year, auto sales rose 14 percent in January and five percent in February, due in part to lower gas prices. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is expected to be $2.33 in 2015, down more than a $1 per gallon from last year's average, according to the E…

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Morristown man accused of misappropriating funds from the solid waste authority he directed.

An investigation by special agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of two women charged with tampering with records at a Loudon County health care facility.

The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Unit 2 has cleared a major milestone toward being the country’s first new nuclear generation of the 21st century. A key advisory group for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has recommended moving forward with the process to grant an op…

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