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Man killed after car swept away by floodwater in Cumberland County


Officials have confirmed that a 31-year-old man died inside his car off George Branch Road. More>>

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Officials to begin lifting evacuation after train derailment


Officials say preparations have begun to allow thousands of eastern Tennessee residents to return to their homes after a CSX train car carrying hazardous material derailed and caught fire. More>>

Woman rescued from underneath car in Mt. Juliet


According to the police department, the woman fell and slid underneath the vehicle after crashing along Pleasant Grove Road. More>>

Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $37B deal

Analysts say the health care overhaul has pushed the insurers to consolidate, and a big deal has been expected for weeks. (Source: RNN) Analysts say the health care overhaul has pushed the insurers to consolidate, and a big deal has been expected for weeks. (Source: RNN)

By TOM MURPHY Aetna will spend $37 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul. More>>

Police: Man arrested for firing shots at driver leaving scene of crash


Officers said 45-year-old Samson Peltier was stopped at the traffic light at Morris Road when a Jeep rear-ended him around 8:30 p.m. More>>

Woman shot while walking along 25th Avenue North


Police say a woman was walking on the sidewalk along 25th Avenue North when she was shot overnight. More>>

Flooding reported in the Midstate; more rain possible this weekend


A 4WARN Weather Alert remains in effect because of the chance for severe thunderstorms and the possibility of flooding.  More>>

US registers first measles death in 12 years Video included


A county health officer strongly recommends getting the measles vaccine.   More>>

Couple left scrambling after Maury Co. halts all wedding ceremonies Video included


A couple's wedding was put on hold after the Supreme Courts ruling on same-sex marriage. More>>

Reported tornadoes leave behind damage in Wilson Co. Video included


Storm spotters said a tornado touched down in Wilson County near Lebanon on Thursday night. More>>

Sailor survives being struck by lightning Video included


Cris Corley, 55, is an avid sailor who's lucky to be alive after being struck in the ear by lightning. More>>

Tennessee preparing for possible spread of bird flu Video included


The high path avian influenza outbreak is now considered one of the costliest animal health disasters in American history. More>>

Decatur County workers resign over same-sex marriage issue


Decatur County officials say three employees in the clerk's office have resigned because of their opposition to the recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned bans on same-sex marriage. More>>

Father, sons escape from car trapped under tanker truck on I-40 Video included


A father and his two sons were able to escape from their car after it was wedged underneath a tanker truck on Interstate 40. More>>

Man charged after fleeing from police


An undercover detective was injured after a Hendersonville man fled from officers on Thursday afternoon. More>>

Barry says business, government experience makes her ideal candidate Video included


With early voting just 15 days away, Nashville mayoral candidate Megan Barry's Belmont home looks a bit like a war room. More>>

Inmate who stole truck, escaped captured in West TN


An escaped Lawrence County inmate was taken into custody on Thursday. More>>

Body of prison escapee released to New York funeral home


The body of a convicted murderer who broke out of prison and was fatally shot after three weeks on the run was released to a funeral home Thursday as his fellow escapee continued his recovery at a hospital under heavy guard. More>>

Infant's death case among dozens never fully prosecuted Video included


A baby's death case in 2005 that went unsolved has been reopened. More>>

Dolly Parton's second Ryman show sells out


Dolly Parton added a second show after the first one sold out in record time. More>>

$18.7B deal clears path for BP to close books on Gulf spill


Trying to close the books on the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP agreed Thursday to provide billions of dollars in new money to five Gulf Coast states in a deal the company said would bring its full... More>>

More crowds, extra security at Nashville July 4th celebration


The Let Freedom Sing July Fourth celebration in downtown Nashville gets underway on Friday. More>>

Trousdale County inmate claims he escaped jail to get surgery Video included


A Trousdale County prisoner claims he was so desperate and in so much pain that his only choice was to escape from jail. More>>

Police: Man robbed 5 women in 4 hours


Metro police are searching for a man accused of robbing women at gunpoint last week. More>>

5,000 evacuated after train derailment in East TN Video included


A frantic cleanup effort is underway outside Knoxville after a train derailed, spewing noxious fumes all over the area. More>>

Driver injured in Dickson Co. hit-and-run


Tennessee Highway Patrol officers are searching for a driver in an apparent hit-and-run crash on Interstate 40 in Dickson County late Wednesday night. More>>

Search continues for missing 17-year-old Clarksville boy


Police said Levi Thornton was last seen at his home on June 18. He may be with another juvenile. More>>

Texas boy gets stuck in chimney while 'chillaxin' with friend

Trapped in a chimney for hours, a Texas 10-year-old is out of the hospital and explaining how he got stuck. (7/2/15) More>>

NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

NASCAR's national series tracks announced Thursday that they are asking fans to refrain from displaying the Confederate flag at races following the deadly attack at a South Carolina church two weeks ago. More>>

Maria retires from 'Sesame Street'


Maria debuted on Sesame Street in 1971 and has been on the show for 44 years. More>>

USPS to offer Elvis Presley greatest hits CD with stamp

The U.S. Postal Service is offering an Elvis Presley greatest hits CD to go along with a new commemorative stamp. More>>

Lanes of I-40 West reopen following crash near Lebanon Video included


A crash in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 caused major delays from Lebanon heading toward Nashville. More>>

Rutherford Co. sheriff terminates unbid contract providing inmates tablets Video included


The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has discontinued a controversial contract that provided inmates with tablets. More>>

DC mayor: 'No evidence' of shooting at Navy Yard Video included


Police from multiple agencies responded Thursday to the Washington Navy Yard but found no victims or signs of a shooter.  More>>

Design firm pitches new state logo in video Video included


The Channel 4 I-Team has obtained video that may once again fire up anyone who has a strong opinion about the divisive new Tennessee state logo. More>>

Predators re-sign Mike Ribeiro to 2-year, $7 million deal Video included


The Nashville Predators are keeping forward Mike Ribeiro, who has signed a two-year, $7 million contract on the opening day of free agency. More>>

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