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  1. Agreement spells out sales price for Nashville Convention Center siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    The group redeveloping the old Nashville Convention Center will pay the city more than $5 million for the site.

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  2. UT grad Scott Kelly to launch into space for yearlong missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A University of Tennessee graduate will blast off into space on Friday to embark on a one-year mission in space, a first for an American astronaut. UT grad Scott Kelly to launch into space for yearlong mission A University of Tennessee graduate will blast off into space on Friday to embark on a one-year mission in space, a first for an American astronaut.

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  3. What you need to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... 2010. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images) A University of Tennessee graduate will blast off into space on Friday to embark on a one-year mission in space, a first for an American astronaut. ...

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  4. Study: Certificates of need are bad for health care, TN requirements among most restrictiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... that require them in order to suggest a simple solution to help "fix" health care. Of those, the study found, Tennessee has the seventh most restrictive program in the country. While the programs are generally designed to keep health care costs down ...

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  5. Tennessee school districts sue state over what they say is inadequate fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Seven Tennessee school districts have sued state officials over what they say is inadequate school funding, charging that by shorting schools by hundreds of millions of dollars, the state has "breached its duty under the Tennessee Constitution to provide a system of free public education." The complaint, posted online by the Tennessean newspaper , says that in affluent communities, parents have stepped into the funding void, paying hundreds of dollars in fees to support extracurricular activities and buy educational technology.

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  6. What Obamacare year two looked like for BlueCross BlueShield of TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Chattanooga-based BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the state's dominant insurer on the Obamacare insurance marketplace, now boasts more than 160,000 members who gained coverage through the exchange. According to figures released by the insurer Wednesday, BCBS added 53,460 members during the 2015 open enrollment period, which ended Feb.15.

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  7. Minimum wage, equal pay bills fail in House subcommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    A group of Democratic sponsored bills, including two to raise the state's minimum wage and another to allow female employees recourse to sue over pay discrimination, failed in a Tennessee House subcommittee Wednesday. The House Consumer and Human Resources Subcommittee voted 4-2 against a minimum wage increase proposed by Rep. G.A. Hardaway , a Memphis Democrat.

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  8. Report: Lancaster student dies in Tennessee dorm roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A 21-year-old transfer student from Lancaster was found dead in her dormitory room Monday at Southern Adventist University in Tennessee, a publication of the Seventh-day Adventist Church reported. Kimberly Andreu, whom Adventist Review Online reported was a second-year freshman majoring in allied health, was found unresponsive in her room at the college in Collegedale, Tenn., on Monday night.

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  9. Michigan man retraces Daniel Boone's famous trek to KentuckyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fox News

    ... a 40-pound backpack on his journey of nearly 240 miles through the so-called Boone Trace. The trail started in Tennessee, wound into Virginia and took him into Kentucky's Fort Boonesborough, which was built after Boone and his team finished their ...

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  10. STEMmobile stops in Macon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Macon County Times

    ... provides a unique, on-site educational experience for pre-kindergarten through eighth grade school children in 20 Tennessee counties, including (insert county name). This mobile classroom brings much-needed technology to the doorsteps of schools, ...

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  11. Tennessee State Fire Marshal reminds residents to create fire escape planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Clarksville Online

    ... and true escape plan with two ways out is essential for ensuring your family's safety in the event of a fire." The Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office is urging Tennesseans to create a home fire escape plan similar to the one featured in this ...

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  12. Tennessee hits Powerball streak with 3 winning tickets soldRead the original story

    Yesterday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    It's been a lucky week for Powerball ticket buyers in Tennessee with the third big win announced in less than a week. Tennessee Lottery officials say the latest winning Powerball ticket is worth $2 million, and it was purchased in Nashville.

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  13. Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter Brian McKenzie Releases Follow-Up CD "Looking Over Yesterday"Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    ... categories for the album: Best Country Solo Performance ('Because of You'), Best Country Song ('Isabel' and 'Tennessee'), Best Country Album ('Resolution') and Best Short Form Music Video ('Waiting For You' - http://www.youtu.be/iLKM_886Y5o ) Brian ...

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  14. Feliciano v. Autozone IncRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    ... her report, including the plain-tiff's statements, to the defendant's staff attorney, Timothy P. Harrison, in Tennessee. He was not acquainted with the plaintiff. Harrison recommended that the plaintiff's employment be terminated, and Azeem ...

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  15. Castle Dental Opens Its First Dental Office in Hendersonville, TNRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... the latest in comprehensive, quality dental care. Hendersonville marks the eleventh Castle Dental location in Tennessee with the other offices located in Chattanooga, Cookeville, Franklin, Goodlettsville, Hixson, Murfreesboro, Nashville, and ...

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  16. Boys 'military haircut' spurs suspension threat, outcryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    A 7-year-old's high and tight haircut meant to honor his soldier-stepbrother earned him the threat of suspension from an elementary school named for a Medal of Honor recipient, and the fallout from the Boys 'military haircut' spurs suspension threat, outcry A 7-year-old's high and tight haircut meant to honor his soldier-stepbrother earned him the threat of suspension from an elementary school named for a Medal of Honor recipient, and the fallout from the Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1bB2lLX The mother of a 7-year-old in Tennessee said this military-inspired haircut was deemed "a distraction" by elementary school officials, who threatened to send the boy home if the style wasn't changed.

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  17. BWW Previews: D'Arco, Novak Lead Circle's PICNIC CastRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Gina D'Arco and Taylor Novak will lead the cast of William Inge 's Picnic , in a revival of the classic play helmed by Jeffrey Ellis , for Nashville's Circle Players, which this season celebrates its 65th year of bringing live theater to audiences throughout Middle Tennessee. Picnic will run March 27 through April 4, and will be performed at the theater at Hillsboro High School.

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  18. Briefs: Railroad damage, drug trafficking,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jackson Sun

    Briefs: Railroad damage, drug trafficking, missing man found Briefs: Railroad damage, drug trafficking, missing man found Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The Madison County Sheriff's Department and the Jackson Police Department are jointly investigating a suspicious situation that occurred Thursday. The investigation revealed that five West Tennessee railroad crossings were damaged - three in the city and two in the county, according to a press release.

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  19. Wrestling For Veterans Is April 24Read the original story

    Yesterday | Chattanoogan.com

    ... for help from the public. If anyone has information that can help solve this case, call ... (click for more) In Tennessee today, we have a major problem with prescription drug addiction, particularly when powerful opioid pain relievers are ...

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  20. University of North Carolina-Charlotte Team Takes Lead In College Eastern RegionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FishingWorld

    ... is turning on Norman for the Mountaineer and his teammate. Jay Emmert and Christian Peake of the University of Tennessee sit in third with 15 pounds, 13 ounces after Day 1. Lake Norman fished well on Thursday, with 87 of the 109 teams catching a ...

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