Death row inmate dies in Nashville prison

Death row inmate dies in Nashville prison A death row inmate died at Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville late Monday night. Source: WSMV Nashville – ! News Click to read more.

Trump’s Immigration Ban Blocks Children Most in Need of Aid

Trump’s Immigration Ban Blocks Children Most in Need of Aid A United Nations report said children from five of the seven countries cited in the president’s order were found to have needed the most humanitarian aid. Source: NYT > Politics Click to read more.

Haslam: Let Tennesseans with valid green cards back into US

Haslam: Let Tennesseans with valid green cards back into US Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday that Tennessee residents with valid green cards should be allowed back into the United States. Haslam’s … Source: Google Alert – "Bill Haslam" Click to read more.

Safety meeting held in Antioch months earlier than planned

Safety meeting held in Antioch months earlier than planned NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Out of concern over “recent occurrences in the community,” an Antioch councilwoman held a safety meeting Tuesday originally planned for this fall. Councilwoman Tanaka Vercher hosted the meeting at the Metro Nashville Police Department’s South Precinct on…

Trump Political Advisers Now Raising Money For His 'America First' Agenda

Trump Political Advisers Now Raising Money For His 'America First' Agenda President Trump may be breaking many of the rules in Washington, but the tradition of secret-money politics shows no sign of ending anytime soon. A half-dozen of Trump’s campaign aides have formed a nonprofit group called America First Policies…

Drug-Resistant Malaria Turns Up In The U.K.

Drug-Resistant Malaria Turns Up In The U.K. If you get malaria somewhere in the tropics and end up in a British hospital, the treatment is pretty simple. Or at least it used to be. The recommended treatment in the U.K. for “uncomplicated” malaria (that’s a case where you’re pretty sick…

Haslam names Tas Gardner public defender for 24th District

Haslam names Tas Gardner public defender for 24th District Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed Robert Taswell “Tas” Gardner of Paris as the public defender for the 24th Judicial District, which covers Benton, … Source: Google Alert – "Bill Haslam" Click to read more.

Teen to face vehicular homicide charges in Antioch crash that killed 2

Teen to face vehicular homicide charges in Antioch crash that killed 2 Police said a teenage driver clipped an SUV and then went into oncoming traffic, hitting a Camaro and a Toyota Corolla. Source: WSMV Nashville – ! News Click to read more.

Nashville’s juvenile court plans new program to cut down on youth violence

Nashville’s juvenile court plans new program to cut down on youth violence NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – January has been a violent month in Nashville for juveniles. Four teenagers were charged with homicide compared to none charged during the same period last year. The latest are Terrence Rainey and Byron Berkley, both…

Unattended burn barrel causes large brush fire near Exit 11

Unattended burn barrel causes large brush fire near Exit 11 Firefighters were battling the blaze near Exit 11 Tuesday afternoon        Source: GANNETT Syndication Service Click to read more.