Supporters say tourists will pay most of the $2 million a year the tax is expected to bring in.
Oxford police say a funeral director was killed in his home.
The Oak Ridge Boys and the late Jim Ed Brown have been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Authorities say a man shot and killed his elderly mother before turning the gun on himself.
A huge majority of Republican voters prefer an outsider candidate to one with experience in Washington.
Princeton University said farewell to late mathematician and faculty member John Nash.
The Black Lives Matter movement is creating an environment that can put officers at risk, presidential candidate Chris Christie said.
Pop singer Justin Bieber dominated the MTV EMAs with five European music awards Sunday night.
A media report says a school principal in North Carolina has been charged with passing a stopped school bus.
Governors of New York and Missouri continue long-standing tradition wagering on the World Series.
Hillary Rodham Clinton cast herself as the heir to President Barack Obama’s agenda.
A New Mexico man who had been watching TV’s “The Walking Dead” says he fatally beat his friend before he could become a zombie.
Supporters of legalizing medical marijuana in Kansas are planning a silent protest at the Capitol next month.
The average price of gasoline has dropped 10 cents over the past two weeks, to $2.24 a gallon.
A tasty World Series, served up with some BBQ and bagels. A dead even one, too, beginning Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.