Cyntoia Brown was forced into prostitution. Fearing for her life, she killed a man and spent almost 15 years in prison. On My Take, Clinton Yates believes that clemency was shown to the true victim.
Brown will remain on parole for 10 years after her release Aug. 7 — 15 years from the date she was first arrested.
It’s heart-wrenching video that any parent or caregiver of a child would find difficult to watch: a 5-year-old crying after he wakes up alone in a locked, empty school bus.
A falafel restaurant opened by a Syrian refugee in Tennessee has become a pillar in his community, and a gathering place for people from all backgrounds and walks of life to come together over food.
Most of the roughly 400 guns that were stolen from a United Parcel Service facility in Tennessee have been recovered in the Chicago area, federal authorities say.
The National Park Service said in a news release over the weekend that personnel from agencies in Tennessee, North Carolina and Virginia are aiding in the search for 53-year-old Mitzie Sue “Susan” Clements.
Michael Carnock Sr., of Maryland, likely died after being struck by a boat on Tellico Lake in eastern Tennessee. He went missing while swimming on May 15.
An ex-Tennessee school bus driver who was at the wheel in a wreck that killed six children has been sentenced to four years in prison for criminally negligent homicide.
The suspect in an attack that killed four people at a Waffle House restaurant in Tennessee was arrested Monday not far from his apartment, police said.
“When I grabbed the barrel of the weapon it was hot, but I didn’t care. It was life or death,” said James Shaw Jr., a 29-year-old Nashville resident who found himself wrestling with the suspect after four people had already been fatally shot at a Waffle House bustling with wee hour patrons early Sunday in Nashville. Shaw says he doesn’t consider himself a hero.
A Tennessee woman who’s tried to sneak onto White House grounds before was arrested Friday after allegedly trying to drive her van through a security barrier.
The “White Lives Matter” rallies were organized by white nationalist group League of the South and are scheduled to take place Saturday in Murfreesboro and Shelbyville, located south of Nashville.
Four inmates are at-large after allegedly using a leaky toilet to make an escape from a Tennessee jail by removing the toilet from the wall, officials said.
A Tennessee couple recently died just hours apart of each other, spending their final moments holding hands in their hospital beds after more than 64 years of marriage.
The moment a winning Powerball jackpot ticket was purchased in a food mart in Munford, Tennessee, was captured on surveillance footage.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.