Rep. Scott DesJarlais transcript released; contents go against congressman's recent comments—Nooga

Sen. Lamar Alexander plans to introduce legislation in wake of meningitis outbreak—Nooga

Officials, community members discuss future of Wilcox Tunnel—Nooga

Commissioners take first step toward local whiskey production—Nooga

Dozens of citizens show up to support Chattanooga Whiskey—Nooga

Following whiskey discussion, commissioners hold routine meeting—Nooga

DesJarlais supported ex-wife's abortions, slept with patients—Times Free Press

Tennessee GOP congressman's ex-wife had two abortions—AP

Andy Berke calls on crowd to "renew Chattanooga"—Times Free Press

Tennessee's unemployment rate dips in October—Nashville Business Journal

Tennessee, Georgia face steep fiscal fall—Times Free Press

U.S. extends deadline for states on health insurance exchanges—NY Times

Deadline delayed a month on health exchanges—Wall Street Journal

Medicaid expansion's five-year price tag: $200 million—TN Report

Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey: Keep options open on Tennessee health exchange—News Sentinel

GOP governors meet, amid whispers of 2016—NY Times

GOP governors back away from Mitt Romney remarks—Washington Post

Some Republican governors soften on taxes—Politico

In fiscal cliff talks, House Speaker John Boehner must deal with GOP caucus as well as Obama—Washington Post

Senate works on financial cliff options—Washington Post

Senate "Gang of Eight" says this isn't the moment in deficit talks—NY Times

Postal Service reports loss of $15 billion—NY Times

Lawmakers to press David Petraeus on Benghazi—The Hill

Israel girds for ground assault in Gaza; Egypt's premier visits—NY Times

News Sentinel moving toward digital subscriptions—News Sentinel