1 hour ago

Why can't we hold a civil conversation on race?

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    Why can't we hold a civil conversation on race?
    Shortly after I spoke to The Meter campus newspaper staff at Tennessee State University on Tuesday evening, I ran into Leona Dunn on the elevator. It was the second time I had seen her in less than a week.
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18 hours ago

Voices of Lee make it to final round of A Cappella Music Awards

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    Voices of Lee make it to final round of A Cappella Music Awards
    Lee University's Voices of Lee has made it to the final round of voting for the 2018 A Cappella Music Awards. Lee University's Voices of Lee has made it to the final round of voting for the 2018 A Cappella Music Awards.
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22 hours ago

US rep: Tennessee should use $29M on backup paper ballots

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    US rep: Tennessee should use $29M on backup paper ballots
    Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper on Friday urged Tennessee's Republican-led legislature to use $29 million-plus in federal money to require backup paper ballots for elections, citing concerns from national security experts that paperless systems could be vulnerable to hacking from Russia and others.
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26 hours ago

Hospitalized older adults less often tested for flu

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    Hospitalized older adults less often tested for flu
    A nurse displays a flu vaccine at a free medical and dental health clinic in Los Angeles, California, US, on April 27, 2016. REUTERS: Even though elderly people have the highest rates of hospitalization and death from influenza, a U.S. study suggests that older patients may be less likely to get tested for flu in the hospital.
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31 hours ago

Amid financial woes, Gibson brings back former CFO

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    Amid financial woes, Gibson brings back former CFO
    Nashville-based Gibson Brands has brought back a familiar face as it struggles to regain its financial footing.
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34 hours ago

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35 hours ago

In wake Fla. shootings, is it a time to mourn or act on Tennesseea s Capitol Hill?

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    In wake Fla. shootings, is it a time to mourn or act on Tennesseea s Capitol Hill?
    The flu vaccine is doing a poor job protecting older Americans and others against the bug that's causing most illnesses. NASHVILLE, Tenn.
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39 hours ago

Bill Anderson Reflects on His Career Ahead of Songwriters Hall of...

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    Bill Anderson Reflects on His Career Ahead of Songwriters Hall of...
    Bill Anderson arrives at the 50th Annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tenn. The career of Bill Anderson has seen many career triumphs come his way over the years, dating all the way back to his composition "City Lights" becoming a 1958 chart topper for Ray Price .
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44 hours ago

Family of woman killed in South Nashville fire seeks answers

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    Family of woman killed in South Nashville fire seeks answers
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The family of fire victim Tammy Nelson is wondering if more should have been done to protect the women living in the Footprints To Recovery halfway on Southwood Drive in Nashville that caught fire killing three women.
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44 hours ago

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    DON JULIO NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY SWEEPSTAKES POWERED BY THE INFATUATION - Chicago - The Infatuation
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2 days ago

Nashville District tames Cumberland River with the 'Old Locks'

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    Nashville District tames Cumberland River with the 'Old Locks'
    Using wood coffer dams, primitive hand tools, A-frames and even animals to haul in supplies and stone blocks on tracks from nearby rock quarries, Army engineers constructed 15 navigation locks in the late 1800s and early 1900s to tame the Cumberland River for steamboats moving people and commerce throughout the region a century ago.
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2 days ago

Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals

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    Flu-stricken Texas teacher's death puts focus on antivirals
    A Texas elementary school teacher who died almost a week after getting sick from the flu became a talking point online after her husband said she didn't immediately fill her prescription for an antiviral drug after deeming the $116 insurance co-pay too high.
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2 days ago

Nashville boasts 6 names among James Beard Award semifinalists

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    Nashville boasts 6 names among James Beard Award semifinalists
    The James Beard Foundation has announced semifinalists for its 2018 awards, and several Nashville names made the list.
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2 days ago

Nashville tech startup to be featured on A&E business show

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    Nashville tech startup to be featured on A&E business show
    A Nashville tech startup will be featured in a television show on A&E this month.
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2 days ago

What happens if Nashville's mass transit referendum fails?

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    What happens if Nashville's mass transit referendum fails?
    In three months Davidson County citizens will decide the future of mass transit as they say yes or no to the $9 billion funding referendum known as Let's Move Nashville. "Well, if it doesn't pass, then you just had your best traffic day today," Nashville Mayor Megan Barry said.
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2 days ago

Brett Eldredge & Dan + Shay Have Different Opinions On How To Celebrate Valentines Day

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    Brett Eldredge & Dan + Shay Have Different Opinions On How To Celebrate Valentines Day
    Get totally inspired for spring as you find hundreds of ways to improve your home. Make your home the one you really want.
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2 days ago

Doughnut empire: This Nashville company is headed to Atlanta

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    Doughnut empire: This Nashville company is headed to Atlanta
    Five Daughters Bakery, a popular Nashville doughnut bakery, is expanding to Atlanta this spring.
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3 days ago

The Latest: Police ID victims in Tennessee house fire

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    The Latest: Police ID victims in Tennessee house fire
    Investigators inspect the house where three people were killed in a fire in Nashville, Tenn., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Investigators inspect the house where three people were killed in a fire in Nashville, Tenn., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
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3 days ago

Tennessee blaze kills 3 women, injures 11 other people

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    Tennessee blaze kills 3 women, injures 11 other people
    Investigators inspect the house where three people were killed in a fire in Nashville, Tenn., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Investigators inspect the house where three people were killed in a fire in Nashville, Tenn., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.
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3 days ago

Justin Moore Headlines the Ryman

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    Justin Moore Headlines the Ryman
    Wait, but what's a Pink Tie Guy?! Well, the Pink Tie Guys are an exclusive group of men committed to the local fight against breast cancer. A Pink Tie Guy: -Is a leader in their community who honor those touched by this disease that knows no boundaries.
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3 days ago

How Meditation Helps SI Swimsuit Curve Model Tabria Majors Feel Confident on the DailyPopSugar

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    How Meditation Helps SI Swimsuit Curve Model Tabria Majors Feel Confident on the DailyPopSugar
    So far, 2018 has been a good year for body diversity. The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue features three curve models, each of them as stunning and gorgeous as the next.
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3 days ago

Jason Aldeana s a oeYou Make It Easya Music Video Is A Three-Part Mini-Movie

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    Jason Aldeana s a oeYou Make It Easya Music Video Is A Three-Part Mini-Movie
    Jason Aldean's music video for his newest single, "You Make It Easy" is a three-part mini movie, directed by Shaun Silva and filmed near Nashville, Tenn. and the video clocks in at 15 minutes long.
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3 days ago

Why these East Nashville restaurants are teaming up

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    Why these East Nashville restaurants are teaming up
    A group of restaurants on Nashville's trendy East side are banding together for a week of deals designed to promote the hyper-local culinary community.
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3 days ago

Washington Post executive named CEO of Nashville tech startup

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    Washington Post executive named CEO of Nashville tech startup
    Washington Post technology and media executive Jarrod Dicker is leaving the Jeff Bezos-owned publication to become CEO at a Nashville-based tech startup.
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3 days ago

Sex assault victim slams Dolly Parton for response to publicist's alleged crimes

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    Sex assault victim slams Dolly Parton for response to publicist's alleged crimes
    Dolly Parton has come under fire from the country singer who has accused her disgraced former publicist of sexual misconduct. Austin Rick is among many former clients who have accused Nashville, Tennessee PR guru Kirt Webster of inappropriate behaviour, forcing the publicist to shut down his agency, Webster PR.
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4 days ago

Nashville's tourism chief throws support behind contentious transit plan

“If I owned a bar at Fifth and Broadway, I’d be ecstatic to have a stop right there,” he said.

    Nashville's tourism chief throws support behind contentious transit plan
    CLOSE Butch Spyridon, CEO of the Nashville Convention and Visitors Corporation, is accustomed to pushback on expensive Nashville projects. When the city debated bringing an NFL team, building a major downtown arena and adding a new, massive convention center, opponents doubted the concepts that would help pave the way for CMA Fest, the city's marathon, college bowl games, a Stanley Cup Final series and a thriving downtown and hospitality sector.
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4 days ago

Frist Center presents We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights And The Nashville Press, 1957?1968

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    Frist Center presents We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights And The Nashville Press, 1957?1968
    The Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present a selection of 50 photographs from the archives of The Tennessean and The Nashville Banner that document an important period in Nashville's struggle for racial equality. The black-and-white photographs will be on display from March 30 through October 14, 2018 in the always free Conte Community Arts Gallery.
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4 days ago

Womana s purse stolen in violent robbery after crash in Brentwood

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    Womana s purse stolen in violent robbery after crash in Brentwood
    Police are investigating a violent robbery where a woman's purse was stolen after she was rear-ended Monday night. Police told News 2 two men rear-ended the woman and then pointed guns at her before stealing her purse.
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4 days ago

Airbnb's Bring $715K To 'Boro In 2017

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    Airbnb's Bring $715K To 'Boro In 2017
    Airbnb, the world's leading community driven hospitality company, announced that its Murfreesboro host community earned a combined $715,000 in supplemental income while welcoming approximately 6,000 guest arrivals to the city in 2017. Those 6,000 guest arrivals reflect an extraordinary 191% year-over-year growth.
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4 days ago

With a shared hate of pedal taverns, this couple fell in love

He wasn't at the bar, but here the bar was pulling up next to his car at the red light on Church and Third, bachelorettes in matching outfits belting out tunes.

    With a shared hate of pedal taverns, this couple fell in love
    CLOSE Holden Penley felt seriously peeved. On a two-mile Sunday afternoon drive from his downtown loft near Third Man Records to his favorite Thai place, he passed four pedal taverns. Four! He wasn't at the bar, but here the bar was pulling up next to his car at the red light on Church and Third, bachelorettes in matching outfits belting out tunes.
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4 days ago

City IDB Sends Controversial TIF For Extension Of MLK Boulevard On To ...

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    City IDB Sends Controversial TIF For Extension Of MLK Boulevard On To ...
    The city's Industrial Development Board on Monday sent a controversial TIF proposal to extend MLK Boulevard on to the City Council - despite some last-minute changes.
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4 days ago

Nashville Sit-Ins Begin

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    Nashville Sit-Ins Begin
    The Nashville sit-ins , which lasted from February 13 to May 10, 1960, were part of a nonviolent direct action campaign to end racial segregation at lunch counters in downtown Nashville, Tennessee . The sit-in campaign, coordinated by the Nashville Student Movement and Nashville Christian Leadership Council, was notable for its early success and emphasis on disciplined nonviolence .
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5 days ago

'TVD's Paul Wesley & Ian Somerhalder Reunite 1 Year After The Show's Finale

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    'TVD's Paul Wesley & Ian Somerhalder Reunite 1 Year After The Show's Finale
    It's a family reunion! Paul Wesley and Ian Somerhalder were back together and hotter than ever at a recent 'TVD' fan convention. The Salvatore brothers are back! Well, sort of.
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5 days ago

Soccer Mommy Releases New Song Still Clean via Noisey

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    Soccer Mommy Releases New Song Still Clean via Noisey
    Soccer Mommy - twenty-year old Nashville native Sophie Allison - will release her highly anticipated debut LP Clean in a few weeks, and today she shares the album's third single. While the record's previous singles " Your Dog " and " Cool " exhibit a new, harder-hitting sound and full band direction for Soccer Mommy, "Still Clean" is a gorgeous return to roots.
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5 days ago

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5 days ago

Cotton candy: The little-known history of Nashville's most famous invention

Ewing, who has purchased an original fairy floss machine, is pushing for the city to create a historic marker in front of the building where the original invention took place, believed to be at the corner of 3rd Avenue North and Church Street.

    Cotton candy: The little-known history of Nashville's most famous invention
    CLOSE The Goo Goo Cluster celebrated its 100th anniversary with much deserved fanfare in 2012. Hot chicken is the star of its own festival in Nashville each year. Meat and three restaurants are Nashville lunchtime staples almost every day.
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5 days ago

Only on AP: Iconic photo showed America Vietnam War's toll

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    Only on AP: Iconic photo showed America Vietnam War's toll
    Dallas Brown can still see the bullets coming for him 50 years later, smacking into the dirt at his feet as north Vietnamese soldiers fired on his platoon during an ambush deep in the jungle. Minutes later, as the deadly firefight wound down, Brown and his fellow soldiers in the 101st Airborne would be immortalized.
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5 days ago

PTA starts fund for Metro student who passed away unexpectedly

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    PTA starts fund for Metro student who passed away unexpectedly
    Terms of the deal were not immediately available, but Reich is expected to be introduced at a news conference Tuesday. They've earned points in 14 of their last 15 games and with a 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens Saturday night the Nashville Predators are NASHVILLE, Tenn.
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5 days ago

APSU Men's Tennis falls at Vanderbilt 7-0

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    APSU Men's Tennis falls at Vanderbilt 7-0
    Austin Peay State University men's tennis team could not keep their momentum going from its last match, succumbing to Vanderbilt, Saturday, in Nashville. They found it difficult from the offset as Vandy won both doubles matches that finished, and were ahead in the final doubles match.
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6 days ago

Nashville transit advocates kick off get-out-the-vote campaign

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    Nashville transit advocates kick off get-out-the-vote campaign
    The Transit for Nashville coalition held a kickoff event this weekend for its get-out-the-vote campaign.
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6 days ago

Six Stories to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

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    Six Stories to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth
    A steady rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. Morning high of 56F with temps falling to near 45. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
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6 days ago

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6 days ago

Gov. Bill Haslam faces each day with faith, humor and a love of learning

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    Gov. Bill Haslam faces each day with faith, humor and a love of learning
    Gov. Bill Haslam, a Republican who wraps up his two terms in office next January, thinks about his past and his time in office. But he isn't dwelling on it, either.
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