JACKSON, Tenn. -- Local legislators prepared for the special session in Nashville set for next week, focusing on the affordable healthcare program, 'Insure Tennessee'. Lawmakers said the 2-year pilot program targets low-income Tennesseans who wouldn't be able to afford healthcare otherwise. They said it could bring about $1.4 billion to the state's economy, and help […]
JACKSON, Tenn. -- Two kindergarten students raised money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Saturday by setting up their own lemonade stand. The lemonade stand raised more than $300 in just two hours. Ella Hall and Mary Blake are participating in a school-wide math-a-thon at the University School of Jackson. They were out making that […]
MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A vehicle ran off Cotton Grove Rd. Saturday night near Highway 412. First responders on the scene said the driver ran off the road, flipped his truck, and was ejected from the vehicle. Officials said he was flown to Regional On in Memphis. At this time, his condition is unknown.
DRESDEN, Tenn.-- Multiple West Tennessee rescues teamed up Saturday to save more than forty puppies from a hoarders home in Dresden. "We see a lot of cases of people not wanting to spay and neuter their pets. We don't get a ton of cases with hoarders but they are difficult to work with, because they […]
GIBSON COUNTY, Tenn. -- A Gibson County woman has been charged in connection with a stabbing incident in Trenton, according to a release from the TBI. After Gibson County investigators spoke to the victim, Michael Hinton, Sheriff Paul Thomas requested assistance from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Sheriff Thomas said after many man hours, the […]
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Sundance breakout "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," a quirky, heartfelt story about a pair of high school film-lovers who befriend a girl with cancer, won both the U.S. dramatic audience award and the grand jury prize at the 31st Sundance Film Festival awards, announced Saturday.
ATLANTA (AP) — Celebrities are offering their support and prayers for Whitney Houston's daughter, who authorities say was recently found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub in a suburban Atlanta townhome.
Record-breaking drama "American Sniper" remained firmly on top of the North American box office this weekend, shrugging off rumbling controversies to cement its status as the highest-grossing war movie of all time, estimated figures showed Sunday. The Clint Eastwood-directed drama surpassed Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" as the most successful war film ever made last […]
There are a lot of things off-putting about the new footage from Kanye West's "Only One" video. The first and foremost being the fact that the Spike Jonze-directed clip begins with rare footage of the rapper smiling. It's like staring at an eclipse: You know this is something you shouldn't be seeing, ... Read More […]
US rap star Jay Z will make a $56-million foray into the music streaming business by taking over the Norwegian service Wimp, its shareholders confirmed Friday. The platinum-selling artist and record producer Jay Z used his controlling stake in Project Panther Bidco to launch the 464-million-kronor ($56-million, 49-million-euro) bid for Aspiro, the Swedish-listed company behind […]