NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After years of delay, Nashville will begin rolling out body cameras and in-car cameras for much of its police force next month, Mayor John Cooper said in a news release...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Cooper has taken the oath of office as Nashville mayor, the city's third in less than two years.
The Tennessean reports , during the inauguration on Saturday,...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — John Cooper has won the election for Nashville mayor, giving the growing southern city its third mayor in less than two years.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Metro Councilman John Cooper and Mayor David Briley are headed into a runoff in the mayor's race.
Cooper and Briley outpaced multiple challengers in the...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials in Tennessee have opted not to censure former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry, who resigned from office after pleading guilty to stealing thousands of taxpayer dollars to carry on an affair with her bodyguard.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — This top story in Tennessee this year was former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry's affair with her bodyguard, a stunning admission that captured national attention and resulted in her pleading guilty to a related felony theft count and resigning, according to an annual Associated Press survey of reporters, editors and broadcasters.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Here is a look at the top 10 Tennessee stories of 2018, according to an Associated Press survey of reporters, editors and broadcasters.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A city audit of former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry's affair with her police bodyguard does not reveal how much taxpayer money was used for overtime and out-of-town trips, but the auditor says he faced constraints in his work.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A week after another man was shot and killed by city police, a group has gathered more than twice the number of required signatures to support a referendum on creating a police oversight board.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Ex-state economic development commissioner Randy Boyd is waging his first attacks on businessman Bill Lee in Tennessee's four-way Republican gubernatorial primary.
Boyd's ad claims Lee was president of a group that lobbied for amnesty, revisits Lee's 2015 donation to ex-Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and asserts Lee didn't support then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016, citing no sources.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Bill Lee has released an ad criticizing what he calls dishonest attack ads in the GOP gubernatorial primary, saying he's "not going down that road."
With early voting approaching Friday, Lee's ad argues the attacks aren't what a leader does and show some candidates will say and do anything to get elected.
Congresswoman Diane Black's ads highlight Lee's donations to former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and Democratic ex-Gov. Phil Bredesen.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor David Briley declared victory after an election Thursday to serve out the term vacated by former Mayor Megan Barry, who pleaded guilty to a felony and resigned after an extramarital affair with her bodyguard.
Partial results showed Briley with nearly 55 percent of the vote in a 13-candidate field, likely avoiding a runoff in the special election. Briley became mayor in March after Barry's resignation.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nashville Mayor David Briley has added a long-debated $125 million flood protection system for the downtown area to the city's proposed capital improvements budget.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Officials on Wednesday set May 24 as the day voters will pick a candidate to complete the term of mayor in Tennessee's capital city — a move that follows legal clashes over the date that came after the downfall of a rising politician.
The decision by the Davidson County Election Commission comes after a court battle that went all the way to the Tennessee Supreme Court. Voters will choose a candidate to complete the term of former Nashville Mayor Megan Barry.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a special election must be held in May to decide who will fill the remaining term of disgraced former Mayor Megan Barry. The expedited decision puts an end to at least some of the confusion about when voters should go to the polls.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lawyers spent Monday afternoon sparring before the Tennessee Supreme Court during oral arguments in a legal case that has cast doubt over when voters will decide who gets to fill the remaining term of former Mayor Megan Barry.
At issue in the expedited appeal is whether the law says a special election should be held in late May or if voters should select a candidate on Aug. 2.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The deadline to file to seek the office of mayor of Tennessee's capital city has passed, with 20 people returning petitions to run.
News outlets report Nashville Mayor David Briley is among those filing. Briley was sworn in a month ago after Megan Barry resigned.