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  1. Beretta ditches Maryland for Tennessee over tough gun control lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | UPI

    Italian gun manufacturer Beretta announced Tuesday that it will move its U.S. factory from Maryland to Tennessee, citing increasingly restrictive gun control laws in the Mid-Atlantic state.


  2. SEC East top defensive players: Georgia's Ramik Wilson, Tennessee's A.J. Johnson lead the wayRead the original story

    5 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    There may not have been a more significant player than Michael Sam, the SEC Defensive Player of the Year who made national news when he became football's first openly gay player prior to the NFL draft.


  3. Growing evidence: Public backs gun rights, more armed citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Examiner.com

    There is growing anecdotal evidence that the public is not as fearful of firearms as gun prohibitionists contend, as underscored by the national popularity of a "guns welcome" restaurant in Tennessee, an open carry eatery in Colorado , and yesterday's reports of spiking concealed carry licensing in South Carolina and Kansas .


  4. Hogan blames O'Malley, Brown for Beretta's departureRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Daily Record

    The Republican candidate for governor is laying the blame for Beretta USA Corp.'s decision to move 160 manufacturing jobs at the feet of Gov. Martin J. O'Malley and Lt.


  5. Tennessee diamond dealer sued over pricingRead the original story

    50 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Tennessee jewelry store is being sued after a customer accused them of selling diamonds for more than the jewels are worth.


  6. UTC Men's Track Team Posts Nations Top GPA, Women Ranked 10thRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's track and field team posted the nation's top GPA while the women ranked 10th overall according to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association .


  7. Retain Justice Sharon LeeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    I'm a business person, not an attorney. I appreciate integrity and character. I appreciate hard work and honesty, and I appreciate intelligence.


  8. Fatal Motorcycle Crash Blocks Briley Parkway EastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    The eastbound lanes of Briley Parkway in north Nashville remained blocked Wednesday morning following an overnight crash that killed a motorcyclist.


  9. Many problems require immediate actionMany problems require immediate ...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Responsible citizens and community leaders must be engaged in the issues that face a community, just as international leaders must be watchful of the issues that emerge that threaten their people.


  10. County to pursue lawsuit against Kenn...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Http

    In a rare occurrence, audience members and media were cleared from the courtroom during the full Warren County Commission meeting Monday night so commissioners could meet in executive session with their lawyers concerning pending litigation against Commissioner and former County Executive Kenneth Rogers.


  11. Tennessee Improves in National Kids Count Ranking on Child Well-BeingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

    Tennessee is 36th this year in the annual KIDS COUNT National Data Book ranking on child well-being, better than its 39th ranking in 2013.


  12. Gun maker relocates fearing stricter state lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    The fear of stricter state gun laws is pushing Beretta USA to move all of its manufacturing from Maryland to Tennessee.


  13. Beretta moves to Tennessee because of Maryland gun lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    Bass Pro Shops is still under construction, but that did not stop officials from allowing News Channel 11's cameras in to see its progress.Our cameras caught a sneak peak of the inside of the store and Uncle Buck's Fishbowl and Grill.


  14. News briefs from around Tennessee at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Beretta U.S.A. announced Tuesday that company concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee.


  15. ABLE Act would benefit East Tennesseans with disabilitiesABLE Act...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    U.S. lawmakers will look at a bill on Wednesday morning, focused on helping people with disabilities gain more independence.


  16. Tennessee Treasurer Pushes Pension Funding: 5 QuestionsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Chances are that no matter where a distressed public pension is based, it shares a pitfall with others: not getting its full required payment, says Tennessee Treasurer David Lillard Jr. The 60-year-old Republican pushed for a law signed by Governor Bill Haslam in May that requires cities, school districts and other governmental units with ... (more)


  17. Vote Campfield Tennessee Senate District 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

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  18. Constituents Pack Millennium Maxwell House In Support Of CarrRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTVF Nashville

    More than 700 constituents packed the Millennium Maxwell House Tuesday night in support of State Representative Joe Carr, as he hopes to pull off an upset in the Republican Primary.


  19. Health insurance may no longer be affordable for some TennesseansRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Health insurance may no longer be affordable for some Tennesseans Health insurance could no longer be affordable for Tennesseans who qualified for tax credits on the federal exchange.


  20. Keeping kids healthyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Keeping kids healthy Vaccinations help prevent diseases and keep children healthy through the school year.