LSU kicks tackle off the team following his arrest

...laser pointer at Bills players during a game is due back in court in November for a review of the case.The Detroit Free Press reports Marko Beslach last year pleaded guilty to a disorderly conduct misdemeanor and was given a one-year suspended...

To sway regulators, Charter pledges to play nice on Internet

...a more customer-friendly tone here" than Comcast did, said Matt Wood, policy director at public-interest group Free Press. "Some of the things they're saying look good, but our question remains, are these merger-specific benefits or...

Wife of Ga. police dispatcher kills self in front of husband

...dispatcher took her own life in front of her estranged husband in the parking lot of his workplace.The Chattanooga Times Free-Press reports the woman drove to the center Sunday morning to talk to her husband about their impending divorce. Police department...

Oilers name Todd McLellan new coach

...permission to speak with other teams. He visited Buffalo and met with Murray and Sabres owner Terry Pegula on May 10.Babcock has not ruled out staying put in Detroit.The Detroit Free Press reported that Babcock has not yet made a decision.

Volkswagen seeks to increase planned expansion by 25 percent

...to a planned expansion announced last year to produce a new sport utility vehicle in Tennessee.The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports documents show the automaker wants to add an additional 130,153 square feet to the original expansion, 25...

Across Georgia

...home in Ringgold.Sgt. Jason Smith and his wife, Lauren, received the keys to their new home Saturday, the Times Free Press reported. They have a 5-month-old daughter.Smith lost his legs after stepping on an improvised explosive device...

Towers of power

...for Vogtle expansion," notes POWER magazine. "Vogtle owner wants contractors to pay," says the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Personal finance website The Motley Fool informs investors that the "Nuclear renaissance takes another blow and may never...

Ex-Clemson QB agrees to plea deal after fight

...TENNESSEE: Wide receiver Drae Bowles is transferring from Tennessee to FCS program Chattanooga. The (Chattanooga) Times Free Press first reported the news. AUBURN: Fired co-defensive coordinator Charlie Harbison in the latest move by coach Gus...

Court rules journalist can publish James Brown widow's diary

...Wednesday that preventing Sue Summer from publishing Tommie Rae Brown's writings would violate her First Amendment free press rights.The writings from Tommie Rae Brown's diary were put under seal by a judge hearing challenges to James Brown's...


...Tigers first baseman Dave Bergman has died at age 61. No cause of death was available, but The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press report that he had bile-duct cancer.Bergman spent 17 years in the major leagues and was a member of the Tigers' 1984...