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1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com
In conjunction with the launch of Wayne County's new Digital Hub, Connected Tennessee released its newest report Tuesday, Digital Workforce Skills and Tennessee Businesses, showing that more than seven out of 10 Tennessee businesses say it is "important" or "very important" for potential employees to have digital skills, while two out of five ... (more)
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5 hrs ago | The Tennessean
Within an hour of learning that his chief of staff was under investigation in a child pornography case, U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander waived any possible constitutional challenges and gave federal investigators full access to the aide's congressional computer files.
The Senate on Tuesday moved the two-year budget deal announced last week to the brink of passage.
Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker on Tuesday welcomed a performance by the Voices of Lee, the travelling choir of Lee University in Cleveland, during Tennessee Tuesday, the weekly breakfast the senators hold for Tennesseans visiting the Capitol.
The vote means debate on the measure will be limited, and passage is now virtually assured later Tuesday or Wednesday.
The Knox County Sheriff's Office deputy who accidentally discharged his weapon at the Knox County Detention Facility Saturday night resigned late Monday morning.
A federal judge says the National Security Agency's bulk collection of phone records violates the Constitution's ban on unreasonable searches.
The fired chief of staff for Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander will live with his parents in Maryland and be electronically monitored while he awaits prosecution on charges of possession and attempted distribution of child pornography .
The fired chief of staff for Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander has been set free from jail to await his trial on charges of possession and attempted distribution of child pornography.
The school tweeted that there have been no reports of any explosions. Harvard University has issued an all-clear for two of the four campus buildings evacuated because of a report of possible explosives.
"I am stunned, surprised and disappointed by what I have learned," he said in a news release announcing that he was placing Loskarn on administrative leave without pay.
When it didn't matter that a majority of senators finally got up the guts to support something their constituents, as opposed to the interest groups, wanted -- it wasn't going to happen, because of those ancient, traditional, hallowed rules.
Now that presidential nominations can no longer be filibustered, the Senate has finally started voting on some of the nominees who have been blocked year after year.
The clouds never really broke up across the area on Sunday which kept temperatures on the chilly side, but there will be a "slight" warm up through the work week.
A former chief of staff for Republican Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander is asking a judge to release him from custody as he faces child pornography charges.
Members of the grassroots Organizing for Action group held a candlelight vigil Saturday night for victims of the Newtown massacre and others taken by gun violence.