Four people, including a UPS driver, were killed Thursday after robbers stole the driver’s truck and led police on a chase that ended in gunfire at a busy Florida intersection during rush hour, the FBI said.
The Knox County School System responded after a video circulating social media claimed to show a Knox County School officer use a racial slur in a verbal altercation with a person.
Tennessee has put a 53-year-old blind inmate to death in the electric chair for his conviction in the 1991 killing of his estranged girlfriend. Thursday's execution was only the second of a blind inmate in the U.S. since the nation's reinstatement of the death penalty in 1976.
A University of Tennessee class called "Dolly Parton's America" inspired a podcast series created and produced by 'Radiolab's' Jad Abumrad.