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Tennessee: State of the United States of America
Tennessee is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Tennessee is the 36th largest and the 16th most populous of the 50 United States. Tennessee is bordered by Kentucky to the north, Virginia to the northeast, North Carolina to the east, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi to the south, Arkansas to the west, and Missouri to the northwest. The Appalachian Mountains dominate the eastern part of the state, and the Mississippi River forms the state's western border. Nashville is the state's capital and largest city, with a 2017 population of 667,560 and a 2017 metro population of 1,903,045. Tennessee's second largest city is Memphis, which had a population of 652,236 in 2017.

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Bonnaroo festival-goer death: Man who was found unresponsive had been camping with his dad

A 27-year-old Bonnaroo festival attendee died Saturday in Tennessee, officials confirmed.
USATODAY.com - Published

Tennessee Pastor Who Is Also a Detective Calls for L.G.B.T. People to Be Executed

The pastor said in a sermon that L.G.B.T. people were “freaks” and “worthy of death,” comments that have prompted prosecutors to review cases he has investigated.
NYTimes.com - Published

Videos for Tennessee

Pastor-detective preaches death for 'homos' [Video]Pastor-detective preaches death for 'homos'

A Tennessee sheriff's detective is on paid leave for comments made during his other job as a pastor, where he preached that homosexuals should be put to death. Nathan Frandino has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:11Published

Tennessee Deputy/Pastor Calls For Execution Of LGBTQ Community [Video]Tennessee Deputy/Pastor Calls For Execution Of LGBTQ Community

Knox County Sheriff’s deputy and Pastor Grayson Fritts is being investigated by the District Attorney’s office. He gave a sermon calling for the government to round up and execute members of the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

Two Dozen Police Hurt In Memphis [Video]Two Dozen Police Hurt In Memphis

According to Reuters, officials said on Thursday that at least two dozen police officers were injured in overnight clashes with protesters, some throwing rocks, in Memphis, Tennessee, after U.S...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:44Published

Violent clashes in Memphis after police shooting [Video]Violent clashes in Memphis after police shooting

At least 24 police officers were injured in Memphis, Tennessee in violent clashes Wednesday night with protesters, who took to the streets following the shooting death of a man killed by U.S. Marshals..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:34Published

Tennessee DA Says Gay People Aren't Entitled To Domestic Violence Protections [Video]Tennessee DA Says Gay People Aren't Entitled To Domestic Violence Protections

According to Huffington Post, Tennessee prosecutor who recently faced calls to resign for calling Muslims inherently “evil” is again facing controversy after video surfaced of him saying same-sex..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

Asylum Seekers In Southern States Sue Trump Administration [Video]Asylum Seekers In Southern States Sue Trump Administration

Reuters reports a group of detained asylum seekers sued the U.S. government on Thursday. Legal advocacy groups representing 12 plaintiffs are seeking class action status on behalf of hundreds of asylum..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Huawei accuses FedEx of diverting packages [Video]Huawei accuses FedEx of diverting packages

Chinese telecoms equipment maker Huawei is reviewing its relationship with FedEx Corp after it claimed the U.S. package delivery company, without detailed explanation, diverted two parcels destined for..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:15Published

Fireflies that blink in sync draw swarms of tourists [Video]Fireflies that blink in sync draw swarms of tourists

Fireflies, the unofficial mascot of summer, are powering an eco-tourism boom in U.S. rural towns, where rare species that synchronize their flashings draw sell-out crowds of spectators from around the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:20Published

FAA in the hot seat on Boeing at House hearing [Video]FAA in the hot seat on Boeing at House hearing

At a congressional hearing, the chairman of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee told the FAA it must “get it right” in deciding when to allow the Boeing 737 MAX to fly again...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:39Published

Nazi Salute Runs Rampant In Tennessee School [Video]Nazi Salute Runs Rampant In Tennessee School

A Tennessee elementary school will “no longer feature a student portraying Hitler or the [Nazi] salute” as part of a class project about World War II after an 11-year-old was removed from her..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

U.S. Charges Former Intelligence Analyst With Leaking Classified Documents [Video]U.S. Charges Former Intelligence Analyst With Leaking Classified Documents

Reuters reports that a former intelligence analyst was arrested Thursday on accusations that he illegally obtained and disclosed classified national defense information to a journalist. The U.S...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

Civil Rights Groups Sue Tennessee Over Law Imposing New Penalties On Voter Registration [Video]Civil Rights Groups Sue Tennessee Over Law Imposing New Penalties On Voter Registration

According to Reuters, civil rights groups in Tennessee have asked a federal court to block enforcement of a new state law that threatens to impose new penalties on voter-registration groups. The..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

Suspect caught in Tennessee killings case [Video]Suspect caught in Tennessee killings case

A suspect in the killings of seven people in rural Tennessee was shot and captured by police after an hours-long manhunt triggered by the discovery of the bodies in two separate homes, authorities said..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published

Manhunt Ends With Suspect In Custody After 5 Bodies Found in Tennessee [Video]Manhunt Ends With Suspect In Custody After 5 Bodies Found in Tennessee

A 25-year-old man was arrested after five dead bodies were found in two Tennessee homes. Michael Cummins was taken into custody after he was shot in woods not far from one of the crime scenes...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:42Published

Elizabeth Warren's Military Housing Bill To Boost Inspections, Transparency [Video]Elizabeth Warren's Military Housing Bill To Boost Inspections, Transparency

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Senator Elizabeth Warren and other Democratic lawmakers on Friday proposed a bill tmsnrt.rs/2Dy5aht that offers new protections for U.S. military families facing unsafe housing,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

British diver who helped Thai cave boys is rescued himself [Video]British diver who helped Thai cave boys is rescued himself

A British diver who disappeared while diving in a rural part of Tennessee was rescued on Wednesday (April 17). Edward Baran reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:12Published

 

Tennessee detective responds after backlash for hate-filled sermon

The former Tennessee detective is facing backlash and review for recent comments calling for the execution of LGBTQ people.  
USATODAY.com - Published

Memphis man killed by U.S. marshals was a new father, wanted for felonies

The young black man killed by U.S. marshals in Memphis, Tennessee, whose death sparked clashes with police overnight, had recently become a father for the second time and was the subject of multiple..
Reuters - Published

Memphis police clash with protesters after killing of 20-year-old black man

U.S. Marshals Service agents fatally shot a young black man in Memphis, Tennessee during an attempted arrest, triggering overnight clashes with protesters that left at least two dozen police officers..
Reuters - Published

Two dozen police hurt in Memphis street clashes after marshals kill black man

At least two dozen police officers were injured in overnight clashes with protesters, some throwing rocks, in Memphis, Tennessee, after U.S. Marshals Service agents fatally shot a black man during an..
Reuters - Published

Memphis man killed by marshals had history of arrests on minor charges

The Tennessee man killed by U.S. marshals, sparking clashes with police overnight, had a history of arrests on minor drug-related and driving charges and posted a social media video just before his..
Reuters - Published

Street clashes erupt in Memphis after marshals kill black man

A crowd of protesters, some of them throwing rocks, squared off against police in riot gear in Memphis, Tennessee, overnight after officers from the U.S. Marshals Service fatally shot a black man..
Reuters - Published

Protests erupt in Memphis over deadly officer-involved shooting

A tense standoff between police and residents of a Tennessee neighborhood turned violent overnight after a deadly shooting involving law enforcement. Dozens of protesters took to the streets of Memphis..
CBS News - Published

Twenty-four police injured in Memphis riot after fatal shooting

At least 24 police officers were injured in Memphis, Tennessee in violent clashes with protesters, who took to the streets following the shooting death of a man killed by U.S. Marshals during an..
Reuters - Published

Tennessee Authorities: US Marshals shot and killed man

A Tennessee Bureau of Investigation spokesman says US Marshals shot and killed a man who had multiple felony warrants, rammed police cars with his vehicle and had a weapon. An angry crowd threw rocks..
USATODAY.com - Published

Anger and chaos after police shooting in Tennessee

Chaos erupted in Memphis, Tennessee as authorities investigated a shooting involving a regional fugitive task force. There was no immediate word of who may have been shot, but angry residents poured..
USATODAY.com - Published

Tennessee detective's church sermon calls for execution of LGBTQ people

Knox County Sheriff's Office detective Grayson Fritts made references to his law enforcement role during the sermon at All Scripture Baptist Church.
USATODAY.com - Published

Country stars offer prayers for Granger Smith

Country stars at the CMA Fest in Nashville, Tennessee, offered prayers for fellow singer Granger Smith, whose three-year-old son died in an accident. (June 10)  
USATODAY.com - Published

Major companies want Tennessee lawmakers to block bills that discriminate LGBT people

One bill would let adoption agencies refuse, based on written religious beliefs, to place children with parents
CBS News - Published

Black Hills yaks, serious senioritis on campus, Pony Express: News from around our 50 states

Tennessee man’s talk with tiny son an instant classic, White House fence about to get a lot taller in D.C., and more
USATODAY.com - Published

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