A webcam shot of the capital building in Washington D.C. captured early Tuesday morning.
WASHINGTON (AP/WMOT) — If you had business with the federal government today, you're likely out of luck. Congress has missed the deadline for averting the first partial government shutdown in 17 years.
As the clock struck midnight, House Republicans were still insisting that Senate Democrats negotiate their demand for a one-year delay in President Barack Obama's 2010 health care law.
BERC Director David Penn speaks to area business leaders at Friday's conference in Murfreesboro.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- Economists had mostly good news for mid-state business leaders at a conference in Murfreesboro on Friday.
Economist David Penn, Director of the Business and Economic Research Center at Middle Tennessee State University, noted that Middle Tennessee has one of the hottest job markets in the country. Rutherford and Williamson County are routinely listed among the top 20 job producing counties in the U.S.
Penn says the larger metro Nashville area is also doing well.
Brymer-Armstrong was booked into the Van Buren County Jail on $25,000 bond.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- A McMinnville area woman has been arrested in connection with the drowning death of her three year-old daughter.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says 22 year-old Samantha Brymer-Armstrong has been charged with one count each of child neglect and child abuse.
In early March, three year-old Kayleigh Armstrong was found in the family’s swimming pool. She was resuscitated at White County Hospital, but died the next day at Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.