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TBI investigating Sumner County detective for alleged misconduct


The TBI is investigating allegations of misconduct involving Maj. Don Linzy of the Sumner County Sheriff's Office. More>>

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Police: Escaped prisoner held 30 hostage, injured officer Video included


An officer was injured during an escape attempt and hostage situation at the Sumner County Jail on Wednesday. More>>

Mother finds her toddler walking near busy road after escaping from church program Video included


A mother says she couldn't believe her eyes when she saw her own toddler walking alone next to a busy road in Cookeville after she had dropped him off at a daycare. More>>

1 Marine killed, 11 hurt in helicopter hard landing


A heavy-lift military helicopter landed harder and faster than normal during a nighttime training exercise in North Carolina, killing one U.S. Marine and injuring 11 others, the military said. More>>

Judge nullifies Brady's 'Deflategate' suspension; NFL to appeal


The judge assigned to the case said the league failed to provide clear evidence Brady was actively involved in the scandal. He is now eligible to play in the season opener. More>>

France confirms debris is from missing flight MH370


MH370 went missing in 2014 with 239 people on board, and more than a year of searching was in vain. More>>

Murfreesboro man arrested in child pornography investigation


The TBI said they received a tip from the Knoxville Police Department and searched the home of Mark Neal. More>>

Nashville Zoo announces name of baby giraffe


The winning name, Enzi, received 407 votes, about 200 more than the second place choice of Mahali. More>>

Clerk in gay marriage case to appear in federal court

The county clerk in Kentucky who has repeatedly defied court orders by refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples is set to go before a federal judge Thursday and could be held in contempt. More>>

SEC COUCH POTATO: South Carolina vs. North Carolina breaks the drought


South Carolina is trying to get back on track after last year's 7-6 season, and a veteran North Carolina team hopes to break the eight-win glass ceiling, last accomplished in 1997. More>>

Gov. Haslam meets with top leaders on Israel trade mission

Gov. Bill Haslam Gov. Bill Haslam

Gov. Bill Haslam says conversations he's having with some of Israel's top leaders are helpful in understanding international economic development opportunities and challenges. More>>

Ed. commissioner continues effort to connect with teachers

Candice McQueen was named Tennessee Education Commissioner on Dec. 17, 2014. Candice McQueen was named Tennessee Education Commissioner on Dec. 17, 2014.

Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen is continuing an effort to connect with teachers across the state. More>>

False report jolts investigation into Illinois officer death


A false report sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield at night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a northern Illinois police officer, officials said Thursday, as the manhunt... More>>

Damaged amusement rides had problems in the past Video included


When inspectors temporarily shut down two rides at Beech Bend Park this summer, the Channel 4 I-Team started asking questions. More>>

Second Harvest wants you to 'go orange' on Hunger Action Day


One in six Tennesseans struggle with hunger, and the Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee is encouraging the community to help raise awareness on Hunger Action Day. More>>


Towboat collision near Columbus, KY causes oil spill in Mississippi River


The Coast Guard is investigating a towboat collision on the Mississippi River near Columbus, Ky. on Wednesday. More>>

1 killed in Hickman County plane crash Video included


According to the Hickman County Sheriff’s Office, the plane crashed near Highway 100 and New Hope Road. More>>

Semi truck overturns on Briley Parkway off-ramp Video included


The driver has a head injury and had to be taken to the hospital. Police officers on scene said the driver may have been going too fast around the curve. More>>

2 killed, 1 injured in SR 840 crash in Rutherford County


According to the THP, Ashley Johnson was driving her Acura RSX eastbound when she went off the right side of the road near Jefferson Pike. She then reportedly overcorrected, came back onto 840 and then went off the left side of the road and crashed through the median. More>>

Australian 'woolly mammoth' sheep gets shorn


Shearer Ian Elkins volunteered to shear the mammoth creature after the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in Australia contacted him.The sheep had to be sedated throughout the haircut. It took 45 minutes to remove the 18-inch fleece, which weighed about 88 pounds. More>>

Metro detective injured in crash with minivan Video included


Police said the detective was on Hobson Pike when a woman in a minivan entered the intersection at Hamilton Church Road. More>>

Hunt for 3 suspects widens after Illinois officer's death


Authorities broadened the hunt Wednesday for three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a popular Illinois police officer, even as they acknowledged that they had no indication the men were still in the area where the... More>>

Judge refuses to drop charges against police in Gray death Video included


A Baltimore judge on Wednesday refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man from injuries he suffered while in custody. The judge also refused to remove the prosecutor... More>>

Installation begins on Nashville's most expensive public art piece Video included


A downtown roundabout near the Music City Center may soon become one of Nashville’s most eye-catching and expensive. More>>

Dean Jones, boyish Disney star, dies at 84

Dean Jones, shown in 1974,  appeared in several Disney films. He passed away on Monday, his publicist said.  (Source: AP Photo/Harold Filan) Dean Jones, shown in 1974, appeared in several Disney films. He passed away on Monday, his publicist said. (Source: AP Photo/Harold Filan)

Dean Jones, whose boyish good looks and all-American manner made him Disney's favorite young actor for such lighthearted films as "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," has died of Parkinson's disease. He was 84. More>>

Missing bike reported to police department 800 miles away Video included


A missing bicycle is never a top priority for a police station, but a 700-mile misunderstanding has led a happy ending for a crime. More>>

Midstate police K-9s go through certification Video included


Dozens of police K-9s responsible for helping to cut crime were put to the test on Wednesday. More>>

Former correctional officer accused of impersonating police officer Video included


A former correctional officer has been indicted after police said he impersonated a police officer and put a Walmart manager in handcuffs. More>>

Sewing academy looks to boost Nashville fashion scene Video included


A ribbon cutting Wednesday marked the opening of the Catholic Charities of Tennessee Sewing Training Academy. More>>

Burglar alarm detects fire at Cookeville home Video included


A Cookeville woman said she is lucky to have a home after her burglary alarm detected smoke and alerted authorities. More>>

Fraternity's sign prompts conversation on college culture Video included


A suspension has been lifted for the Theta Omega chapter of Sigma Pi fraternity at Middle Tennessee State University. More>>

Metro officials celebrate opening of new bike path, walkway Video included


The Davidson Street multi-use path connects Riverfront Park in downtown Nashville to Shelby Park in east Nashville. More>>

Construction company settles over allegations of contract fraud Video included


Civil Constructors has done work at the Music City Center, the Davidson County Courthouse and State Route 840 in Williamson County. The U.S. Attorney’s Office accused them of exploiting a federal program designed to help minority-owned businesses. More>>

'Aggressive donkey' back home with owner Video included


A tweet sent Tuesday night from the Mt. Juliet Police Department has now been viewed by people around the globe. More>>

Player injured during middle school football game flown to hospital Video included


A middle school football player was flown to a hospital after being injured during a game at Siegel Middle School on Tuesday night. More>>

UPDATE: Children safely found after overnight search on Mowbray Mountain Video included


Police says they were found together at 811 Sluder Road about two miles away from their home, with only minor scratches. More>>

Road closures, events to create downtown traffic mess


Live on the Green, the Tennessee Titans’ final preseason game, Vanderbilt football's season opener and the Nashville Sounds' final home game will all be going on at the same time. More>>

Nashville home padlocked as public nuisance for drug activity Video included


Four people were inside the house at 16 Fern Avenue when the search warrant was served. More>>

Siegel High sophomore found shot dies


Mason Loupe, a Siegel High School sophomore who was found shot in the head, has died. More>>

Taylor Swift accused of channeling colonialism in new video

Caption: Taylor Swift takes a break from the red carpet to take a "selfy" with a fan at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand on the Las Vegas Strip. Sunday, April 6, 2014. Caption: Taylor Swift takes a break from the red carpet to take a "selfy" with a fan at the 49th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand on the Las Vegas Strip. Sunday, April 6, 2014.

While many fans are talking about the steamy chemistry between Taylor Swift and Scott Eastwood in her new music video, the singer is taking heat for an altogether different reason. More>>

Suspect in Clarksville armed robberies arrested


Donzell Globe is accused of robbing the Marathon gas station on Fort Campbell Boulevard near Interstate 24 on Wednesday. More>>

Police: Man shot by half-brother has died from injuries Video included


A witness said the two men were arguing at the home they shared on Cahal Avenue when the victim was shot in the head.  More>>

TN man kills wife over tithe money, officials say


Law-enforcement officials say an elderly Tennessee man told them he shot to death his wife over church tithe money he thought she had stolen. More>>

Memorial service for former TSU president to be held Wednesday night


Dr. James Hefner served as university president for 14 years from 1991 to 2005. More>>

Vanderbilt law professor says Rowan County clerk should resign Video included


A federal judge gave Rowan County clerk Kim Davis until Tuesday to obey the law and start issuing marriage licenses, but Davis refused, saying she is following God's law. More>>

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