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  1. Bill defining marriage in Tennessee delayed until next year Read Story Kirk A. Bado, TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A bill legally recognizing only marriages between one man and one woman in Tennessee has been delayed until next year after a vote in a House subcommittee Wednesday. "I'm speaking to you from my heart.

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  2. Tennessee bathroom bill dead in the Senate Read Story Kirk A. Bado, TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Reintroduced by Sen. Mae Beavers, R-Mt.-Juliet, the controversial bill, which would have required students in public schools to use the bathroom corresponding with the sex listed on their birth certificate, failed to receive a proper motion from the members the Senate Education Committee on Wednesday, effectively killing it. Opponents of the bill from the ACLU and LGBT Chamber of Commerce filled the committee room and held up signs in silent opposition to the bill, claiming it discriminates against transgender students and other members of the LGBT community.

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  3. Music 8 mins ago 3:51 p.m.Tennessee 'The Voice' contestant Dan Shafer releases albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Mt. Juliet man who became famous as a contestant on NBC's "The Voice" last year has put out a solo album that is now available for download. Dan Shafer, 57, has recorded "Rise Above," a collection of nine original songs after gaining considerable notoriety on the competitive singing show as that season's oldest contestant.

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  4. Porn resolution passes Tennessee Senate Read Story Kirk a. Bado , Usa Today Network - TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A joint resolution in the Tennessee General Assembly condemning pornography as a "public health crisis" that is making men less interested in marrying passed unanimously in the Senate on Monday. The nonbinding resolution was sponsored by Sen. Mae Beavers , R-Mt.

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  5. Body cams, sexting and casinos onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    After a week of flurry around Gov. Bill Haslam's broad plan to provide transportation funding for nearly 1,000 projects, a few obscure issues are expected to become popular topics this week. A bill that targets the records and video files collected by body cameras worn by law enforcement officers is set to come up in the Senate State & Local Government Committee at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday .

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  6. Tennessee AG says abortion bill constitutionally suspect Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee's state attorney general says bills in the General Assembly that would outlaw abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected by ultrasound may not be able to stand up in court. However, the opinion written by Attorney General Herbert Slatery said a provision that would force women to get an ultrasound before getting an abortion is constitutionally defensible.

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  7. Commissioner: Bathroom policies should be handled locally Read Story Jake Lowary, TennesseanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Education Commissioner Candice McQueen sent a memo to schools directors across the state on Wednesday that says policies about the use of bathrooms is best left to local districts. McQueen's memo comes after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he wouldn't enforce directives from the Obama administration that said federal funding could be withheld if schools did not allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their choice.

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  8. News 3 mins ago 11:37 a.m.Mt. Juliet jumps in as city to view total solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Feb. 27, 2017: In less than six months, parts of East Tennessee will have some of the best viewing spots in the world for a total solar eclipse. Great Smoky Mountains National Park is giving people the chance to view it in a unique way.

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  9. McNally says bathroom billaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    "I think given what the Trump administration has done, my assessment would be it's not needed," McNally said Thursday morning. On Wednesday, the Department of Justice and the Department of Education announced that their agencies were withdrawing a guidance advanced last year by the Obama administration that permitted students to use restrooms for their chosen gender.

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  10. 'Bathroom bill' returns to TennesseeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A controversial piece of legislation has returned to Tennessee's legislature that would force public school students to use the bathroom according to the gender on their birth certificates. Wilson County lawmakers Rep. Mark Pody, R-Lebanon, and Sen. Mae Beavers, R-Mt.

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  11. Tennessee resolution would deem pornaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A resolution filed in the state Senate on Tuesday aims to officially recognize pornography as a "public health crisis" and makes men less interested in marrying. Sen. Mae Beavers, R-Mt.

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  12. Football 23 mins ago 1:56 p.m.VOTE: PrepXtra Players of the Week, Week 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Each week, you can vote for your PrepXtra players of the week on offense and defense. This week's nominees are: Jacob Bunch, Grainger: Junior running back rushed for 190 yards and two touchdowns, caught a 17-yard TD pass and converted three 2-point conversions in a 38-17 win over Seymour.

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  13. Tennessee singer rocks out on 'Voice,' knocked out in battle round Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee singer Dan Shafer rocked out on NBC's "The Voice" Monday, but was knocked out of the singing competition during the battle round. Shafer went head-to-head with country singer Sundance Head in the knockout round.

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  14. Panic leads to long gas lines in Nashville - again Read Story Brad...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A broken fuel line in Alabama has sparked a panic-driven rush to Nashville area gas stations, leading some to run out of gas while others report long lines Funny thing is, that broken Colonial Pipeline doesn't even regularly supply Tennessee, said Emily Leroy, executive director of the Tennessee Fuel and Convenience Store Association. Officials estimated then that about 85 percent of Nashville area gas stations ran out of fuel - outages caused almost exclusively by panic buying.

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  15. News 46 mins ago 9:07 p.m.On second try, Tennessee delegates officially cast votes for TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    It took two attempts, but Tennessee's delegation officially cast the correct number of votes for presidential nominees Tuesday evening at the Republican National Convention. GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump had already surpassed the necessary 1,237 delegate votes needed to clinch the party's nomination by the time State Sen. Mae Beavers took to the microphone.

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