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Tennessee State News

Cumberland County arrests suspect in Sunday night shooting

CROSSVILLE, Tennessee (WDEF) - The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office has arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting from Sunday night. It happened around 6 PM...

Want To Vote? Tennessee Voting Registration Deadline is October 5

Tennesseans who want to vote in the Nov. 3 State and Federal General Election only have one week until the voter registration deadline on Monday, Oct. 5.

Tennessee prosecutors at odds over abortion law enforcement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee prosecutor says he won't enforce a new law that requires abortion providers to tell their patients it may...

Rep. Hakeem Recommends Changes to Election Policies in Hamilton Co.

24 hours after calling for the Hamilton County Election Commission to be investigated, Representative Yusuf Hakeem says Secretary of State Tre Hargett has not contacted him, "What the Secretary of State is doing is disregarding concerns that are being expressed by citizens who pay his salary."

It’s Electric: VW Anticipates Thousands of Jobs in Chattanooga

Volkswagen is shifting towards electric vehicles with the ID.4 SUV.

Georgia State News

Judge orders Georgia to have paper pollbook backups

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal judge says every polling place in Georgia must have at least one updated paper backup of the electronic pollbooks...

As campaign heats up, President Trump woos Latino, Black voters

ATLANTA, Ga. (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to chip away at his Democratic rival’s advantage with Black and Hispanic voters, wrapping up...

Dalton man charged with child sexual exploitation

DALTON, Georgia (WDEF) - The GBI has charged a Dalton man with child molestation and pornography counts. The investigation began into 20 year old Zachary...

Man sentenced for child pornography extorted from young girls

“Jenkins exploited as many as 150 girls for his perverse satisfaction"

Biden campaign adds Georgia to their battleground states.

ATLANTA (AP) — Joe Biden is using a campaign cash advantage over President Donald Trump to add Republican-leaning Georgia and Iowa to his paid...

Alabama State News

Couple patches potholes themselves after County doesn’t

FLAT ROCK, Alabama (WDEF) - A 76 year old couple took matters into their own hands after complaining to county officials about deep potholes...

Alabama coastal towns delay beach reopening after Sally

GULF SHORES, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's largest beach towns are delaying the reopening of their beaches because the cleanup from Hurricane Sally is taking...

Labor Day holiday has yet to lead to virus surge in Alabama

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A feared increase in Alabama's coronavirus caseload after Labor Day get-togethers has yet to materialize two weeks after the holiday. That's...

I 59 shooting incident near Fort Payne

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) - The State Bureau of Investigation will look into an officer involved shooting incident last night in northeast Alabama. The incident...

University of Alabama to consider removing Confederate name

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — University of Alabama trustees are expected to vote on a proposal to change the name of a building on the...