Articles by Tennessee
Great Smokies Suspect Sketch Released After Rape On Gatlinburg Trail In Great Smoky National Park [PHOTO]
June 13 2012 3:22 PM EDT
The hunt for the so-called Great Smokies Suspect, a man suspected of raping and stabbing a 44-year-old woman on a trail in Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee, is intensifying with more than 50 leads in the case as park rangers combed the trail yesterday for clues.
Dimon Says JPMorgan's Actions 'Violated Common Sense'
June 13 2012 12:19 PM EDT
JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Chairman Jamie Dimon floated unscathed through a hearing of the Senate Banking Committee meant to examine what happened inside his banking behemoth earlier in the year, when a massive bet on the credit-default swaps derivatives market reportedly meant to 'hedge' other bank risks went sour, resulting in multibillionaire losses.
Bonnaroo 2012: Grouplove, One Of The Top Performances Of The Weekend [PHOTOS]
June 12 2012 3:49 PM EDT
You people and crazy...this is incredible, Grouploves keyboardist and vocalist Hannah Hooper told a wild crowd on Sunday afternoon. Taking the stage after the Animal Liberation Orchestra, the band, which only formed in 2010, played to an impressively large crowd. With the sun trying to break through the cloudy and rainy sky, Grouplove put on one of the most memorable performances at this years Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee.
The Death Of Frank Cady: In Praise Of 'Green Acres'
June 12 2012 7:44 AM EDT
Green Acres presented an entirely new paradign for sitcoms ? it created a world (Hooterville) that seemed to exist outside of the laws of logic and reality.
Bonnaroo 2012: NeedToBreathe and Fitz & The Tantrums Keep Friday's Lineup Rocking [PHOTOS]
June 10 2012 12:46 PM EDT
Friday morning came with excitement as the crowds from Thursday and Friday?s newcomers looked forward to Bonnaroo?s two main stages opening, Which and What stage.
Bonnaroo 2012: Dax Shepard And Kristen Bell In 'Hit And Run' [PHOTO]
June 09 2012 5:12 PM EDT
A hit-and-run took place at Bonnaroo on Friday. No, a golf cart didn't go rogue, knocking out a corn-dog vendor. Instead, Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell, stars of the coming comedy film Hit and Run, made an appearance at the Bonnaroo Cinema Tent.
Bonnaroo 2012: Aziz Ansari Talks Marriage, Delights Crowd
June 09 2012 3:44 PM EDT
Aziz Ansari wants to talk about marriage.
The Business Of Bonnaroo 2012: Why Big Firms Are Flocking To Music Festivals
June 06 2012 6:47 AM EDT
Some of the world's most popular brands are partnering with music festivals to tap into a much-coveted demographic.
Samsung Galaxy S3 Preorders On US Cellular Announced, Launch In July; Verizon's Variant To Support Global Roaming
June 06 2012 6:26 AM EDT
Joining the four major US carriers, the nation's sixth largest carrier U.S. Cellular has announced that it will launch the latest Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone in July with preorders beginning June 12.
Was Miss USA 2012 Rigged? Miss Pennsylvania Sheena Monnin Resigns Over Supposed ?Fraudulent? Acts
June 05 2012 9:51 PM EDT
Miss Pennsylvania Sheena Monnin, a 27-year-old who hopes to earn a Doctorate in Theology, announced her resignation from the Miss Universe Organization on Tuesday night, two nights after Miss Rhode Island, Olivia Culpo, was crowned Miss USA. Monnin claims that the pageant was rigged.
Rob Williams, Weatherman For WJHL, Shot With A Crossbow By Gerald Delbert Taylor
June 05 2012 2:50 PM EDT
A Tennessee man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after shooting Rob Williams, a popular television weatherman, in the chest with a crossbow during a break-in.
Alice Cooper At Bonnaroo 2012: 'Killing' The Audience, Fake Blood And His Apocalypse Predictions
June 05 2012 1:42 PM EDT
The one and only Alice Cooper will be storming That Tent on Saturday, June 9, at midnight for an hour-and-a-half set. With a time slot in between the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Skrillex, Cooper's set will be a unique one you definitely won't want to miss.
Bonnaroo 2012: Feist Talks Playing Festivals, And This Year's Diverse Bill
June 05 2012 12:24 PM EDT
Canadian singer-songwriter Leslie Feist will be making her way to Tennessee to perform at this year's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Feist, Leslie's solo project, who released fourth album Metals, almost a year ago, will be taking the Which Stage on Friday from 6:15 to 7:45 P.M. Leslie took some time to talk to reporters about her past festival experiences and her Bonnaroo performance before making her way down to the 700-acre farm in Manchester.
Bonnaroo 2012: Food Truck Oasis Returns With 9 Delicious Trucks
June 04 2012 3:58 PM EDT
Your boss might have warned you about the 'dangers' of eating at food trucks, but Bonnaroo will have 9 food trucks you won't want to stay away from. The 700-acre Manchester, TN farm will once again be welcoming food trucks into their delicious Food Truck Oasis. Last year the Food Truck Oasis at Bonnaroo had its debut, and after crowds roared with happy (and full) stomachs, the great Bonnaroo minds decided to expand the Food Truck Oasis for 2012.
Bonnaroo 2012: What Brewers Are Set To Appear At The Broo'ers Festival?
June 04 2012 1:22 PM EDT
Last year Bonnaroo celebrated its 10th anniversary. This year the Tennessee music festival will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Broo'ers Festival. The Broo'ers Festival features breweries from all over the U.S. This year 21 breweries will be under one tent, giving festival goers a chance to enjoy familiar favorites as well as taste delicious new ones.
What Are Iranian Special Forces Doing In Syria?
June 04 2012 11:35 AM EDT
Iran has finally admitted, though not officially, that its top military force is operating in Syria. But how are the elite soldiers of the Quds Force helping the Assad regime? And what will they do as the crisis develops?
Fun at Bonnaroo 2012: Fun's Jack Antonoff Talks His First Time And The Bands 'We Are Young' Success
June 01 2012 4:09 PM EDT
From 6:45 to 8 P.M., the band Fun (sometimes fun.) will be at That Tent, performing their radio hit We Are Young, among many others off their 2009 album Aim and Ignite, and 2012's popular Some Nights.
Where To Find The Tweets Politicians Don't Want You To See
May 31 2012 1:13 PM EDT
The Sunlight Foundation's new Politwoops tool allows users to see tweets deleted by U.S. politicians.
Vanderbilt Football Coach Won't Hire an Assistant Until He Makes Sure They Have a Hot Wife
May 31 2012 11:37 AM EDT
James Franklin, second year coach at Vanderbilt, says he won't hire a coach unless he has an attractive wife.
Gaylord To Sell Hotel Brand To Marriott For $210M
May 31 2012 11:14 AM EDT
Marriott International Inc., the largest publicly traded U.S. hotel operator, plans to acquire Gaylord Entertainment Co.?s namesake hotel brand and management company, for $210 million.