Executed man’s daughter asks court to order DNA testing
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A woman whose father was executed for murder in Tennessee 13 years ago asked a judge on Monday to order the testing of DNA evidence in the case.
Hearing set to consider DNA testing in case of executed man
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A hearing has been set to determine whether DNA testing should be conducted on evidence from a 1985 crime to possibly exonerate a Tennessee man posthumously.
Title, book cover announced for ‘The Hunger Games’ prequel
NEW YORK (AP) — "The Hunger Games" prequel has a title and a book cover.
Suzanne Collins' "The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes" is due out May 19. Scholastic announced the title Friday along...
APNewsBreak: ‘Hunger Games’ prequel novel coming in 2020
NEW YORK (AP) — A decade after seemingly wrapping up "The Hunger Games," Suzanne Collins is bringing readers back to Panem. A prequel, set 64 years before the beginning of her multimillion-selling...
DNA testing sought in case of man executed for 1985 murder
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The daughter of a Tennessee man executed in 2006 for a woman's rape and murder filed a petition Tuesday seeking DNA testing of crime scene evidence that she hopes will...
3 killed, 1 injured in Murfreesboro crash
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Three people were killed and a child was injured in a head-on crash in Murfreesboro.
News outlets report the crash happened Wednesday evening along Highway 99, and claimed the lives of 59-year-old Ronald E. Smith, 44-year-old Michael L. Collins and 34-year-old Susan E. Collins.