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Tennessee reporter sues over firing after story on lawmakers
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) -- A National Public Radio affiliate reporter has sued over her firing after she covered meetings between high schoolers and legislators who said she secretly recorded them discussing LGBT issues....

Tempers flare in Tennessee House over gas tax proposal
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tempers flared Thursday in the Tennessee House over Gov. Bill Haslam's proposal to boost transportation funding through the state's first fuel tax hike in decades....

Voters who didn't like health plan still support Trump
SHELBYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- In Rep. Scott DesJarlais' district, some residents are cheering the demise of the revised national health care law bitterly opposed by the House Freedom Caucus, of which DesJarlais is a member....

GOP gubernatorial candidate Boyd gives $5M to Knoxville zoo
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Republican gubernatorial candidate Randy Boyd is donating $5 million to the zoo in his hometown of Knoxville....

The Latest: Storm threat shifts to Ohio Valley, southern US
DALLAS (AP) -- The Latest on severe weather in the central and southern United States: (all times local):...

Severe storm threat shifts to Ohio Valley, southern US
DALLAS (AP) -- An unsettled weather pattern that so far this week has contributed to the deaths of six people in the Southern Plains shifted into the Ohio Valley and southern United States on Thursday, but forecasters say the next round of severe weather won't be as bad as initially anticipated....

American Airlines pilot dies after medical episode on flight
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- An American Airlines pilot died after becoming ill just before his plane landed in Albuquerque....