Lundegaard leads opening IndyCar practice at Nashville

Christian Lundgaard built on the breakthrough of his first career NTT IndyCar Series podium last week at Indianapolis by setting the pace in the opening practice session for the second Big Machine Music City Grand Prix in Nashville. Running on the alternate tires—green rather than red sidewalled this week, to signify Firestone’s new guayule-sourced tires—the … Read more

Suspect accused of shooting Tennessee police officer dead after chase, shootout in Louisville | News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A man accused of shooting a Tennessee police officer is dead after a police chase and shootout with state police troopers in Louisville. The Metro Nashville Police Department said in a Tweet Tuesday night that the suspect, Samuel Quinton Edwards, was “involved in an exchange of gunfire with Kentucky State Police … Read more

Records: 2 people in execution knew drugs hadn’t been tested

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — At least two people connected to a Tennessee execution that was abruptly put on hold last month knew the night before that the lethal injection drugs the state planned to use hadn’t undergone some required testing, newly released records show. Citing an “oversight,” Gov. Bill Lee had called off the execution … Read more