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10 hrs ago | Evansville Courier & Press

Trumpeter marks national anthem's bicentennial with performance at Fire Station No. 8 | VIDEO

Photos by JASON CLARK / COURIER & PRESS Steven Smartt of Nashville, Tenn., plays the national anthem on his trumpet Friday in front of Evansville Fire Station No.

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Related Topix: Nashville, TN

13 hrs ago | Nashville Scene

Register Locks Arms With Council, Charters

The room was largely empty, but Director of Schools Jesse Register's call to stop to the fighting over Nashville education was heard far and wide last night.

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Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Standardized Testing, Education

17 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee

John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies

In his wide-ranging career, Seigenthaler also served on Robert Kennedy's presidential campaign and founded the First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University in Nashville.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, Journalism, Tennessee Government, Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee State University

19 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

1,000 People Help Vanderbilt Student Raise $40,000 For Tuition After Family Tragedy

A Vanderbilt University student has raised more than $40,000 in five days through a crowdfunding website after a family tragedy left her unable to pay tuition for the upcoming academic year.

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23 hrs ago | Alabama Live

The Bible? 'Some of it freaks you out' - feminist biblical scholar Jennifer Grace Bird to speak in Huntsville

Jennifer Grace Bird, who holds a doctorate in New Testament from Vanderbilt University, will preach and teach on studying the Bible at Weatherly Heights Baptist Church, 1306 Cannstatt Drive S.E., in Huntsville, Ala., on Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: Huntsville, AL

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Fortune

Auto worker union scores a win in the South

The organization said it will open a local chapter to represent workers at Volkswagen's only U.S. plant, in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Bill Haslam, US Governors

Effingham Herald

Savage 60th

Sixty years ago on the 10th day of July 1954, Bruce Rodger Savage and Ranzie Geneva Shores were married in Nashville, Tenn.

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Related Topix: Effingham County, GA, Rincon, GA

UPI

Teen in custody after Tennessee armory shooting leaves National Guard sergeant dead

Authorities confirmed a long-serving member of the Tennessee National Guard was shot to death Wednesday at an armory in Perry County.

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Related Topix: Tennessee, Tennessee Government, Violent Crime

The Economist

Stop-start sleuthing

PERU is far from being the most violent country in what is the world's most violent continent.

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The Economist

Crime in Latin America: A broken system

PEDRO RODRIGUEZ, head of Nicaragua's youth-affairs police, grabs the shoulder of 17-year-old Axel Matus and gives it a shake.

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Related Topix: Nicaragua, World News, Central America,

MDJonline.com

Cobb Superior Court candidate Harris: Public safety is top priority of the court

Ann Harris says she has spent the entirety of her nearly two-decade law career in Cobb Superior Court.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Smyrna, GA, Cobb County, GA, Auburn University

Wed Jul 09, 2014

New York Daily News

Shooting at Tenn.'s National Guard Armory injures one: reports

Police were called to the armory, just southwest of Nashville, early Wednesday evening, WATE reported.

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Circulation

Effects of Nebivolol Versus Metoprolol on Sodium Sensitivity and...

From the Clinical Pharmacology Research Unit, Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, FL ; Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL ; Department of Cellular Biology and Pharmacology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Miami, FL ; Department of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pharmacology, Miami, FL, University of Miami, Florida International University

Business Journal

Bioworks forms partnership with Vanderbilt University

The Memphis Bioworks Foundation has created a partnership with Nashville-based Vanderbilt University to accelerate business and product ideas from the university into the marketplace.

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North Hamilton Community News

School Board candidates - District 6

Editor's note: This is one in a series of stories about contested races in the August county general election.

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Related Topix: Education, School Vouchers, Stanford University

BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Blog: David Finckel, Artistic Director of the Chamber Music...

The journeys organized by Travel Dynamics combine first-class accommodations and stimulating sight-seeing with intimate chamber music performances in extraordinary locations.

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Related Topix: Albuquerque, NM, Italy, World News, Europe, Croatia,

WTVF Nashville

Tennessee News Minute

A judge has issued an order sealing future documents filed in a rape case against four former Vanderbilt University football players.

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Related Topix: Blountville, TN, Sullivan County, TN

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WKRN

Nashville sees steep rise in heroin busts, overdoses

E.R. doctors at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center say they haven't seen heroin abuse this bad in more than 20 years.

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Related Topix: Goodlettsville, TN

Burlington Times News

Elon names associate chaplain for Protestant Life

The Rev. Joel Harter has been named associate chaplain for Protestant life, responsible for providing pastoral and religious care to the campus community with a focus on Protestant staff, students, faculty and campus organizations.

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Related Topix: Elon University, University of Chicago, Northwestern University

Business Journal

Austin office space provider opens third Nashville location

BusinesSuites LP, an Austin-based company in the workspace-as-a-service industry, announced Tuesday its third executive suite location in Nashville.

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