Some of the 4,000 beagles removed from a puppy mill in Virginia that allegedly kept the dogs in stomach-churning conditions have arrived in Knoxville, authorities said Wednesday. Workers at the Young-Williams Animal Center have received 20...
By D. R. Jones, University of Memphis It happens in court cases from time to time: Lawyers and judges discussing the meaning of a law can’t access the text they need to review. It happened in a...
More details have emerged about a lethal drunk driving crash in North Knoxville over the weekend that killed a woman and left her male companion hospitalized with severe injuries.  The victims were mowed down Saturday night...
by Jamie Satterfield, Tennessee Lookout The Department of Justice nixed a civil rights investigation of a federal agent purportedly captured on video placing his boot on the neck of a Latino worker at a Grainger County...
Police took a suspect into custody Sunday night for allegedly trying to burglarize cars in a North Knoxville neighborhood that’s recently seen scores of similar break-ins. Although John Adamson Jr., 47, of Johnson City, was charged...
The loved ones of a 17-year-old boy who was shot to death in a school restroom have streamlined their federal lawsuit to exclusively target the Knoxville Police Department for mistakes that allegedly led to the...
Nearly 1,700 pairs of shoes were given to Knox County Schools students on Saturday at a back-to-school event at Caswell Park. Another 3,000-plus students picked up school supplies at the Knoxville’s Area Urban League’s 20th annual...
By Thomas E. Doyle, II of Texas State University Every five years, the nearly 200 member states of the Treaty on the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons meet to review their progress – or lack thereof. After...
An intoxicated driver allegedly plowed into two people who were trying to cross a North Knoxville street on Saturday night, killing one and seriously injuring the other.  Kenyan Warren, 43, of Knoxville, was arrested after the...
A man who bought a gun for 17-year-old Anthony Thompson Jr. prior to the teen’s deadly encounter with police in an Austin-East Magnet High School restroom was sentenced Thursday to spend ten months in federal...