AP Top Tennessee Headlines at 7:19 a.m. EDT

Private prison firm faces $44K fine for inmate count issues
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee corrections officials have fined a private prison company $43,750 because of problems it had counting inmates at a jail it operates, according to state documents....

Tennessee gubernatorial candidate Diane Black to be deposed
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Diane Black is being deposed in a lawsuit related to a television ad that ran in her first campaign for Congress....

Man convicted of 1990 killing of Memphis liquor store owner
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Prosecutors in Memphis say a man has been convicted in the fatal shooting of a liquor store owner 27 years ago....

Fire at Tennessee home kills man, injures wife and daughter
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- A weekend fire at a Tennessee home has left one person dead and two others injured....

Sources: Trump encouraged Corker to run for Senate again
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- President Donald Trump is encouraging Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee to run for another term, according to two people familiar with a meeting between the two Republicans at the White House last week....

$100K bond cut in half for driver in deadly school bus crash
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- A judge has cut in half a bond of more than $100,000 for the driver in a Tennessee school bus crash that killed six elementary school students last year....

Inmate: Man charged with killing Tennessee woman made threat
SAVANNAH, Tenn. (AP) -- A man charged with killing a Tennessee woman asked a jail inmate to tell the man's brother to "keep his mouth shut" or he would "put him in a hole beside her," the inmate said Monday....