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 2023-01-31 16:26 

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Nashville Mayor John Cooper to not seek reelection...

Mayor John Cooper will not be seeking reelection. Cooper was elected as the Nashville mayor in 2019.Mayor John Cooper will not be seeking reelection. Cooper was elected as the Nashville mayor in 2019....

 2023-01-31 16:24 

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Video captures boulder crashing through home feet from occupant...

The city's Department of Planning and Permitting said it was looking into why this occurred Sunday night. The city's Department of Planning and Permitting said it was looking into why this occurred Sunday night....

 2023-01-31 16:02 

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Bill criminalizing public drag, cabaret performances heads to subcommittees...

This bill was filed by Republican lawmakers in November, and targets both drag and cabaret performers. It really focuses on if kids are able to see these performances.This bill was filed by Republican lawmakers in November, and targets both drag and cabar...

 2023-01-31 15:42 

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Rep. George Santos not taking committee assignments amid calls to resign...

Reports in recent weeks have surfaced that Santos fabricated his background before being elected to Congress in November 2022. Reports in recent weeks have surfaced that Santos fabricated his background before being elected to Congress in November 2022....

 2023-01-31 15:19 

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Dealing with the mental impact of watching the Tyre Nichols video...

The choice to hit play and watch the brutal beating of Tyre Nichols has been a hard one for many people. The choice to hit play and watch the brutal beating of Tyre Nichols has been a hard one for many people....

 2023-01-31 14:51 

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Bill banning gender-affirming care for minors in Tenn. heads to subcommittees...

Lawmakers are set to discuss one of the most talked about bills this legislative session. It would ban gender-affirming care for anyone under 18.Lawmakers are set to discuss one of the most talked about bills this legislative session. It would ban gender-...

 2023-01-31 14:48 

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California mom gets national attention talking about postpartum depression...

A UC San Diego professor is getting national attention for her response to the story of a Massachusetts mother charged with the deaths of her three children. A UC San Diego professor is getting national attention for her response to the story of a Massach...

 2023-01-31 14:05 

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Kelce brothers' hometown celebrates as they make Super Bowl history...

Cleveland Heights looks to celebrate Jason and Travis Kelce, the first brothers to ever face off against each other in a Super Bowl.Cleveland Heights looks to celebrate Jason and Travis Kelce, the first brothers to ever face off against each other in a Su...

 2023-01-31 13:27 

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First Native American woman in space talks to reservation's students...

Students on the Flathead Indian Reservation asked Nicole Mann questions as she was aboard the International Space Station.Students on the Flathead Indian Reservation asked Nicole Mann questions as she was aboard the International Space Station....

 2023-01-31 12:51 

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Kentucky to begin processing state tax returns on Feb. 6...

The Kentucky Department of Revenue says it started accepting electronically filed 2022 individual income tax returns last week.The Kentucky Department of Revenue says it started accepting electronically filed 2022 individual income tax returns last week....

 2023-01-31 12:41 

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New York City migrants refuse relocating, say new center is 'inhumane'...

Migrants moved from a Manhattan hotel to a Brooklyn shelter say it's not suitable for living, though the mayor's office say it has the same services.Migrants moved from a Manhattan hotel to a Brooklyn shelter say it's not suitable for living, ...

 2023-01-31 12:20 

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Brazil's Bolsonaro applies for 6-month U.S. visitor visa amid investigation...

It has been widely assumed — though not confirmed — that Bolsonaro entered the U.S. on an A-1 visa reserved for sitting heads of state. It has been widely assumed — though not confirmed — that Bolsonaro entered the U.S. on an A-1 v...

 2023-01-31 04:04 

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Mothers in Nashville create safe space for coping post-Tyre Nichols video...

Sonya Thomas decided to offer a place to help mothers in Nashville deal with the complex emotions they may be feeling, by creating a safe space for them.Sonya Thomas decided to offer a place to help mothers in Nashville deal with the complex emotions they...

 2023-01-31 03:35 

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Eleven years after a Nashville father's murder, his family waits for justice...

Eleven years after a Nashville father was murdered in the parking lot of an apartment, his family is still waiting for his killer to be caughtEleven years after a Nashville father was murdered in the parking lot of an apartment, his family is still waitin...

 2023-01-31 01:43 

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What does it mean to buy the rights to a life story?...
 2023-01-31 00:51 

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Dallas Zoo reports 2 missing monkeys...

Workers learned they were missing Monday morning, zoo officials stated. Their enclosure and the zoo grounds were searched, but the monkeys were not found. Workers learned they were missing Monday morning, zoo officials stated. Their enclosure and the zoo ...

 2023-01-31 00:40 

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Shooting in Florida leaves 10 people injured, 2 critically...

During a news conference, Lakeland Police Chief Sam Taylor said a Nissan sedan drove onto a residential street and rolled down the windows and began shooting.During a news conference, Lakeland Police Chief Sam Taylor said a Nissan sedan drove onto a resid...

 2023-01-31 00:39 

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Community support Cumberland University football player injured in crash...

A Rockvale High graduate is on the minds of many Monday after a Rutherford County crash last weekend. Friends and family are at Vanderbilt now, hoping to get good news soon.A Rockvale High graduate is on the minds of many Monday after a Rutherford County ...

 2023-01-31 00:37 

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Senator pushing reforms to make adoption easier in Tennessee after abortion ban...

Proposed bills seek to make adoption easier following Tennessee's abortion ban. Proposed bills seek to make adoption easier following Tennessee's abortion ban....

 2023-01-31 00:01 

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'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75...

Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall's Laverne on the popular sitcom Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall's Laverne on the popular sitcom...

 2023-01-30 23:40 

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One dead following submerged vehicle accident in Hendersonville...

A tragic accident in Hendersonville over the weekend took a woman's life, but bystanders who saw the rescue efforts are applauding first responders for their brave actions.A tragic accident in Hendersonville over the weekend took a woman's life, b...

 2023-01-30 23:12 

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2 EMTs, driver fired following investigation into Tyre Nichols' death...

Two emergency medical technicians and a driver who responded to the scene where Memphis police officers beat Tyre Nichols have been fired. Two emergency medical technicians and a driver who responded to the scene where Memphis police officers beat Tyre Ni...

 2023-01-30 22:50 

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President Biden to end COVID-19 emergencies on May 11...

President Joe Biden informed Congress on Monday that he will end the twin national emergencies for addressing COVID-19 on May 11.President Joe Biden informed Congress on Monday that he will end the twin national emergencies for addressing COVID-19 on May ...

 2023-01-30 22:33 

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How to support a local family as their 10 month old waits for a heart transplant...

Taylor and Aubrey want to be ready. So they're raising money for the Children's Organ Transplant Association, or COTA, in honor of Henry. Those funds will help them spend even more time at his side. Taylor and Aubrey want to be ready. So they'...

 2023-01-30 22:26 

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Libraries eliminating fees to boost equity...

Libraries are also working to be more inclusive and equitable with initiatives like going fine-free. Libraries are also working to be more inclusive and equitable with initiatives like going fine-free....

 2023-01-30 22:02 

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Mahomes, Hurts first Black quarterbacks to face off in a Super Bowl...

Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes and Eagles QB Jalen Hurts will face off in Super Bowl LVII on Sunday, Feb. 12, with kickoff at 6:30 p.m. ET on Fox.Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes and Eagles QB Jalen Hurts will face off in Super Bowl LVII on Sunday, Feb. 12, with kick...

 2023-01-30 21:47 

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The Endangered Species Act turns 50 this year...

The Endangered Species Act of 1973 change the fate of the bald eagle, American alligator, and other species. One study found the Act has prevented the extinction of roughly 291 species.The Endangered Species Act of 1973 change the fate of the bald eagle, ...

 2023-01-30 21:33 

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Despite Republican opinion, Democrats bring forth bill that would allow abortion...

Though in a Republican supermajority, Democrats filed legislation Monday, allowing abortion back in Tennessee. Though in a Republican supermajority, Democrats filed legislation Monday, allowing abortion back in Tennessee....

 2023-01-30 21:09 

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Chipotle seeking to hire 15K new employees...

The fast-food burrito chain wants to be fully staffed for March through May, which it says is typically its busiest time of year.The fast-food burrito chain wants to be fully staffed for March through May, which it says is typically its busiest time of ye...

 2023-01-30 20:38 

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Virginia elementary school reopens weeks after 6-year-old allegedly shot teacher...

Richneck Elem. School, where police say a 6-year-old boy shot his teacher, reopened Monday with stepped-up security and a new administrator. Richneck Elem. School, where police say a 6-year-old boy shot his teacher, reopened Monday with stepped-up securit...

 2023-01-30 20:20 

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Teen killed during rodeo in bull riding accident...

The U.S. government released data last year on how frequent rodeo accidents occur and the types of injuries involved. The U.S. government released data last year on how frequent rodeo accidents occur and the types of injuries involved....

 2023-01-30 20:15 

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How businesses can tap into social media's prioritization of short-form video...

Social media platforms have evolved into more than just ways to pass time. They've shaped the landscape for how businesses market themselves and the pressure is now on to produce short-form videos. Social media platforms have evolved into more than ju...

 2023-01-30 20:14 

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Police: Twin baby abducted in December has died...

Six-month-old Ky'Air Thomas, who was the subject of an Amber Alert in December, died over the weekend.Six-month-old Ky'Air Thomas, who was the subject of an Amber Alert in December, died over the weekend....

 2023-01-30 20:04 

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How young is too young for social media? Surgeon general provides guidance...

Most major social media networks, including Twitter, TikTok, Instagram and Facebook, allow children to have their own social media pages beginning at age 13.Most major social media networks, including Twitter, TikTok, Instagram and Facebook, allow childre...

 2023-01-30 19:55 

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Crash course in zoning offered to residents amidst Belle Meade Plaza changes...

A meeting on Monday night will give residents an overview of the zoning and land use policies that allow dramatic changes to properties in Nashville. A meeting on Monday night will give residents an overview of the zoning and land use policies that allow ...

 2023-01-30 19:51 

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'Ordeal' over for woman whose birds were seized in TWRA raid...

Prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against a woman whose birds were seized by TWRA. Prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against a woman whose birds were seized by TWRA....

 2023-01-30 19:33 

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BuzzFeed to use artificial intelligence for content...

AI chatbots are software applications used to have a conversation that can take on the role of a live human using technology.AI chatbots are software applications used to have a conversation that can take on the role of a live human using technology....

 2023-01-30 19:31 

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Nichols family invited to attend Biden's State of the Union address...

They were invited by the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, which has demanded justice in the wake of Nichols' death.They were invited by the chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, which has demanded justice in the wake of Nichols' d...

 2023-01-30 18:54 

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Tesla 'spontaneously' catches fire on California highway...

According to the Sacramento Fire Department, the Tesla Model S was engulfed in flames when crews arrived at the scene on Highway 50 on Saturday. According to the Sacramento Fire Department, the Tesla Model S was engulfed in flames when crews arrived at th...

 2023-01-30 18:30 

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Medicare costs expected to decline with new law in place...

Some benefits from the Inflation Reduction Act already started on January 1. More routine vaccines are now free under Medicare Part D.Some benefits from the Inflation Reduction Act already started on January 1. More routine vaccines are now free under Med...

 2023-01-30 18:26 

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WHO says COVID remains an emergency, but is in transition...

The WHO said that the virus is still causing a high number of deaths compared to other respiratory diseases.The WHO said that the virus is still causing a high number of deaths compared to other respiratory diseases....

 2023-01-30 18:10 

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Biden administration seeks to strengthen insurance birth control requirements...

The Biden administration is proposing a new rule that it says would give more women access to free birth control.The Biden administration is proposing a new rule that it says would give more women access to free birth control....

 2023-01-30 18:08 

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Prosecutors may seek the death penalty against Michael Cummins...

A judge has ruled that prosecutors can seek the death penalty for Michael Cummins, who is charged with the murders of eight people in April of 2019. A judge has ruled that prosecutors can seek the death penalty for Michael Cummins, who is charged with the...

 2023-01-30 17:42 

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Virtual reality is helping these nursing students prepare for the real world...

With the help of virtual reality headsets, nursing students are getting futuristic hands-on training.With the help of virtual reality headsets, nursing students are getting futuristic hands-on training....

 2023-01-30 17:38 

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Hall of Famer Bobby Hull, the Golden Jet, dies at 84...

When Bobby Hull got the puck, he was tough to stop. He had blazing speed, a hard slap shot and tons of confidence.When Bobby Hull got the puck, he was tough to stop. He had blazing speed, a hard slap shot and tons of confidence....

 2023-01-30 17:01 

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Memphis Police relieve sixth officer following fatal beating of Tyre Nichols...

Video of the incident was released on Friday. The video prompted nationwide protests and calls for police reform.Video of the incident was released on Friday. The video prompted nationwide protests and calls for police reform....

 2023-01-30 16:51 

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Let Me Help: How to help your kid's comprehension skills...

Kids in school right now are learning all kinds of skills including reading. Megan Peek helps us check in with kids at home and make sure they understand what they're reading.Kids in school right now are learning all kinds of skills including reading....

 2023-01-30 16:21 

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Baby abandoned in the woods helped save her own life, sheriff says...

Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a call about a baby crying outside early on Saturday, January 28. They found an abandoned newborn girl near Mulberry.Polk County Sheriff's Office responded to a call about a baby crying outside early on Sa...

 2023-01-30 15:50 

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DOJ files charges, alleges 7,600 fake nursing diplomas were awarded...

More than 7,600 fake nursing diplomas were issued by the three nursing schools since 2016 at $15,000 each, netting them more than $114 million, the DOJ alleged.More than 7,600 fake nursing diplomas were issued by the three nursing schools since 2016 at $1...

 2023-01-30 15:50 

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Artists working to reclaim Mississippi's music history...

The national music scene has started to pay attention to the rise of hip-hop coming out of Jackson, but experts say we can actually trace Mississippi back to the birth of the blues.The national music scene has started to pay attention to the rise of hip-h...

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