12:30 PM Jul 26, 2014
(Shane Keyser • Kansas City Star • MCT) Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk (7) is surrounded by Tennessee defensive linemen Marlon Walls (58), Daniel Hood (97) and Jordan Williams (54) in the second half of last year’s matchup between the two teams at Faurot Field in Columbia, Mo.
KNOXVILLE (MCT) – Curt Maggitt has spent increasingly more time in the University of Tennessee’s defensive line meeting room over the past few months.
2:00 PM Jul 24, 2014
(MCT) -- Three legal advocacy organizations filed a federal class action lawsuit Wednesday against TennCare, Tennessee’s Medicaid program, saying that the state has “broken a decades-old promise to its most vulnerable residents” by implementing new policies the groups say deprive thousands of eligible people -- including newborns, pregnant women and the elderly -- from coverage.
12:30 PM Jun 27, 2014
(MCT) – Tennessee announced the nonconference portion of its 2014-15 men’s basketball schedule Wednesday, and five of the 12 games are against teams that competed in the NCAA tournament this year.
11:00 AM Mar 9, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Gov. Bill Haslam says he's still no fan of a fast-moving effort by fellow Republicans in the Legislature to strip local governments of their ability to ban guns from local parks.
12:00 PM Mar 6, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Two Senate Committee chairmen are warning top University of Tennessee leaders that state funding for the university could be jeopardized if they don't rein in the "Sex Week" program being held this week on the Knoxville campus.
10:00 PM Mar 4, 2014
(MCT) – Radio Shack announced Monday that it will close 1,100 of its underperforming stores after the electronics retailer said holiday sales last year "were driven by lower store traffic, intense promotional activity particularly in consumer electronics and a very soft mobility marketplace."
9:00 PM Mar 4, 2014
CHATTANOOGA (MCT) – U.S Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., said the UAW's challenge of last month's vote against unionization of the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga is "an unprecedented assault on free speech."
5:00 PM Mar 2, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – The state House version of a bill that would give Tennessee's governor and the General Assembly power over the state attorney general is on a subcommittee calendar for debate Wednesday.
4:00 PM Mar 2, 2014
(MCT) – The state of children's health in the tri-state region can usually be found at the bottom of national health rankings lists.
9:00 PM Feb 27, 2014
Gov. Bill Haslam
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Gov. Bill Haslam said Wednesday that legislative efforts to make children of illegal immigrants eligible for in-state college tuition have "some merit," but he doesn't see including them in his own proposal to offer free tuition to students attending community colleges.
5:00 PM Feb 27, 2014
(MCT) – A lawsuit filed in Davidson County Chancery Court alleges that Hamilton County Schools segregates intellectually disabled students from regular classrooms nearly twice as much as the national average.
10:00 PM Feb 20, 2014
(MCT) – The state of Georgia has released a redesigned specialty license tag that features the Confederate battle flag, inflaming civil rights advocates and renewing a debate on what images should appear on state-issued materials.
9:00 PM Feb 20, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Tennessee's main law enforcement agency released a more detailed version of a human sex trafficking study Wednesday that was previously released in 2011.
4:00 PM Feb 20, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Tennessee's fines for driving without a seat belt would more than double under a Haslam administration bill that Safety Department officials say is needed to cut the death toll on Tennessee highways.
12:00 PM Feb 20, 2014
MANCHESTER (MCT) – Classic artists Elton John and Lionel Richie will join Jack White and Kanye West as the headliners for the 2014 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester on June 12-15.
5:00 PM Feb 19, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Sen. Mike Bell on Tuesday shelved his bill aimed at protecting wedding-related business from lawsuits for refusing service to same-sex couple if it violates owners' religious beliefs.
12:00 PM Feb 19, 2014
NASHVILLE (MCT) – Rep. Richard Floyd says he is sponsoring a resolution condemning the University of Tennessee's "Sex Week" because "people in my district are fed up with the perversion."