Officials say HealthCare.gov has gotten cybersecurity upgrades ahead of a Nov. 15 start for the second open enrollment season under President Barack Obama's health care law.   (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Republican State Lawmaker Compares Obamacare To Holocaust

A state Senator’s blog post likening the insurance requirement under President Barack Obama’s health care law to the forced deportation of Jews during the Holocaust drew swift condemnation Monday from leaders of both parties in Tennessee.


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Maryland Upsets Tennessee Lady Vols 73-62

Alyssa Thomas scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as fourth-seeded Maryland upset No. 1 seed Tennessee 73-62 on Sunday in the Louisville Region semifinal.


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Man Sentenced in Scheme to Fraudulently Buy Cars

A Tennessee man has been sentenced to 3 ½ years in prison for trying to buy luxury vehicles using stolen identities.


This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Tennessee Bill Would Ban Obamacare Law

Health insurance exchanges established under President Barack Obama’s signature law would be illegal under legislation proposed Wednesday by Republicans aiming to prevent state agencies from carrying out the mandates of the health overhaul.


Andres Carrion Alvarez was arrested after shouting "down with communism" during Pope Benedict's 2012 visit to Havana. (Getty Images)

Man Who Protested During Pope’s Cuba Visit In U.S.

Andres Carrion Alvarez was arrested after shouting “down with communism” during Pope Benedict’s 2012 visit to Havana.


Navy: 2 Soldiers Injured, Suspect In Custody After Shooting At Naval Base

The U.S. Navy confirms that two soldiers were injured in a shooting on Navy base property in Millington, Tenn. Thursday.


The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal asking courts whether the rezoning of metro Nashville schools in 2009 was a pretext for resegregation.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Refuses To Hear School Re-segregation Case

The Supreme Court won’t hear an appeal asking courts whether the rezoning of metro Nashville schools in 2009 was a pretext for resegregation.


A marathon course runs 26.2 miles along an open road. Much tougher to secure than an arena with doors and walls. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Marathon Officials Weary Of Difficult Task To Improve Race Security

With thousands — and sometimes hundreds of thousands — of spectators and entrants scattered along the route, there are limits to how much can be done to protect everyone, marathon officials, experts and runners cautioned.


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Rand Paul: Judd Doesn’t Represent Kentucky

Sen. Rand Paul says actress and activist Ashley Judd, who is considering a Senate run against Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, doesn’t really represent Kentucky or even live in the state.


A Tenn. man is accused of punching his girlfriend and smashing her laptop after seeing a photo of Mitt Romney on her Facebook account. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Cops: Man Assaults Girlfriend After Suspecting Her Of ‘Cheating’ With Mitt Romney

A Knoxville, Tenn. man allegedly bashed his girlfriend’s laptop and punched her in the face after she answered his demands to know the name of the clean-cut man she was gazing at on her Facebook – Mitt Romney.