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Tennessee executes man convicted of killing wife in 1984

A Tennessee inmate who made headlines by requesting that his last meal be donated to the homeless was executed Thursday for the 1984 murder of his wife. Continue reading

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Tennessee Volunteers’ 325-pound football recruit dunks, sinks full-court shot in wild video

A nearly 325-pound Tennessee Volunteers football recruit showed off his athleticism in a video of him dunking a basketball followed by draining a full-court shot. Continue reading

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Mother of Georgia teen killed by carnival worker found ‘creepy’ texts between the two

The mother of the missing Georgia teen that was killed in March by a traveling carnival worker said she saw “creepy” messages between the two about marriage and warned her daughter to stay away. Continue reading

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Death-row inmate forgoes choosing last meal, asks for food to be given to homeless instead

Tennessee death-row inmate Don Johnson has asked that his special last meal before Thursday’s scheduled execution be donated to the homeless.   Continue reading

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Tennessee man charged after boy, 8, accidentally shoots mom at college baseball game

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Boy, 8, finds gun and accidentally shoots mom at college baseball game, police say

A college baseball game was postponed in Tennessee on Tuesday evening after an 8-year-old boy shot his mother in what police are saying was an accident, according to reports. Continue reading

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E. coli outbreak in 10 states sickens 196 people, hospitalizes 28, health officials say

The E. coli outbreak connected to ground beef has now sickened 196 people across 10 states — a 19-person increase since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported numbers last month. Continue reading

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‘Suspicious’ clown not creepy at all, cops say; just a ‘nice’ man celebrating his birthday

Police in northern Tennessee solved the mystery of a septuagenarian in a clown costume who was reportedly seen trying to entice children with candy Thursday. Continue reading

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Tennessee authorities charge man in connection to 7 murders

Tennessee authorities filed a slew of charges against a man on Friday in connection to the slayings of seven people found in two locations last month, officials said. Continue reading

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Ex-government intelligence analyst leaked classified Al Qaeda documents to reporter: indictment

A former government intelligence analyst leaked classified documents about military campaigns against Al Qaeda to a reporter that later published either in whole or in part, a new indictment charged. Continue reading

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Mayor ‘Kane’ dons WWE mask, chokeslams unfortunate soul through table during symposium

Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs busted out the iconic mask and signature move of his WWE character Kane during an event this week. Continue reading

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Dolly Parton honored by FBI for donation to Gatlinburg wildfires victims

Dolly Parton was honored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over the weekend for her donations to hundreds of families who lost their homes during the 2016 wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tenn. Continue reading

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Rachel Held Evans, progressive Christian author, dies at 37, family says

Rachel Held Evans, a progressive Christian author known for writing the best-selling books “Searching for Sunday” and “Faith Unraveled,” died Saturday in a Tennessee hospital of extensive brain swelling following treatment for an infection. She was 37…. Continue reading

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Tennessee teacher arrested after allegedly dragging child by ankles down hallway

A teacher in Tennessee was arrested and charged with child abuse last week after she was allegedly caught on camera dragging a child down a hallway into her classroom. Continue reading

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Woman claims she was shot 4 times in Tennessee gunfire: ‘God isn’t done with me yet’

Two days after an off-campus house party near Tennessee State University erupted in gunfire, one woman who claims to be among the seven people wounded took to Twitter to thank God for her new lease on life.   Continue reading

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Tennessee sixth-graders arrested after plotting school shooting, officials say

Two sixth grade students in Tennessee were arrested and charged after they allegedly plotted a school shooting, investigators said. Continue reading

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2 Tennessee sixth graders charged with plot to shoot up school, officials say

Two Tennessee sixth graders have been charged with conspiracy to commit murder after investigators found a hand-drawn map and plans to shoot faculty and students. Continue reading

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Suspect’s parents, uncle among 7 killed in Tennessee, authorities say

Michael Cummins, 25, was suspected of killing his parents, uncle and four other people in two rural Tennessee homes, authorities said. Continue reading

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Two more bodies found in Tennessee after suspect is shot, captured, officials say

Authorities said Sunday that seven bodies have been discovered at two homes in rural Tennessee, six of them in one location. Continue reading

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Two more bodies found in Tennessee home, suspect linked to 7 deaths

Authorities said Sunday that seven bodies have been discovered at two homes in rural Tennessee, six of them in one location. Continue reading

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