- Beretta leaves Maryland over gun laws, heads for Tennessee
- Neal Boortz defends Hillary Clinton for representing child rapist
- House task force to recommend National Guard on border, faster deportations
- Top federal judge uses pizza to explain complex Obamacare situation
- Obama, Biden overhaul job training programs
- Drought-plagued Californians turn to paint to keep lawns green
- ISIL now forcing Iraqi shopkeepers to veil mannequins in Mosul
- 11 parents of Nigeria’s abducted girls die
- Genetic mapping triggers new hope on schizophrenia
- Turkish P.M. Erdogan won’t speak to Obama, but he’ll take calls from Biden
Topic - Joe Carr
He's an upstart Republican working his plain-spoken charm in a state chock-full of tea party support, accusing his well-known establishment opponent of running from his moderate record, ignoring his constituents' wishes and supporting amnesty for illegal immigrants.
His name is Joe Carr, and he's taking on Lamar Alexander, the liberal Republican senator from Tennessee.
Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander is very vulnerable, and he could be the one RINO the tea party knocks off in 2014.
State Rep. Joe Carr describes himself on his campaign website as a farmer and small businessman, but a financial disclosure form filed on Friday shows most of Carr's income last year came from his salary and per diem allowances as a member of the Tennessee House of Representatives.
College students breaking into a Civil Rights song after a voter ID bill they supported was punted by a legislative committee caused an angry outburst from Rep. Joe Carr, the panel's chairman and a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate.
Why are the groups that make up the conservative establishment taking a pass on Tennessee? Granted, Tennessee has one of the later primaries, but none of the groups has made an effort to even do anything for Joe Carr.
A Central Texas judge has sentenced a former firefighter to 60 years in prison for killing his girlfriend and dumping her body in Lake Travis.
A Central Texas jury has found a former firefighter guilty of murder in his girlfriend's death.
The murder trial of a former Austin-area firefighter in his girlfriend's death has opened with prosecutors blaming her death on a "love triangle."
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander is launching a new television ad on Monday that features testimonials from a series of Tennesseans about his accomplishments in Washington and as Tennessee governor.
Republicans see the 2014 midterm elections as a chance to capitalize on voter frustration with the problem-plagued health care overhaul, but the GOP first must settle a slate of Senate primaries where conservatives are arguing over the best way to oppose President Barack Obama's signature law.
Tennessee state Rep. Joe Carr announced Tuesday he'll mount a challenge to two-term incumbent Sen. Lamar Alexander, the state's former governor who also served as secretary of education under President George H.W. Bush.
He is quick to explain how he would be different from Mr. Alexander in the Senate.
"It's what Brat defeated Cantor with," Mr. Carr said.