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  1. Trump to take on fuel standards, hold Nashville rallyRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    President Donald Trump is hitting the road to pay homage to a predecessor and take the first steps in rolling back fuel efficiency standards. The president is headed to Michigan Wednesday, where he's expected to take aim at fuel-economy standards that were a key part of former President Barack Obama's strategy to combat global warming.

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  2. Confirmation hearing for Trump's labor pick now March 22Read the original story

    Mar 12, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Senate confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Labor Department has been delayed until later this month. But a spokesman for the panel's chairman, Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander, says the hearing will now be held on March 22. The spokesman, Taylor Haulsee, cites a scheduling conflict in which Alexander is to appear with Trump at an event in Nashville, Tennessee, on Wednesday to help promote Republicans' plan to repeal and replace Barack Obama's health care law.

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  3. Villanova gets top seed in NCAA Tournament; Syracuse outRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Villanova won 74-60. . Kentucky players celebrate after beating Arkansas in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game for the championship of the Southeastern Conference tournament Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Nashville, Tenn.

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  4. 2 arrested as groups clash at Trump rally in NashvilleRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Two people were arrested as protesters clashed with supporters of President Donald Trump during a rally at the Tennessee Capitol. WPLN reports that at Saturday's pro-Trump rally, the groups at times cursed at each other and made physical contact, which state troopers broke up.

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  5. Jack White launches vinyl record plant in DetroitRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The singer, guitarist, drummer and producer is overseeing the launch of a vinyl record pressing plant in his Third Man Records operation in Detroit. Third Man Pressing holds its grand opening Saturday.

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  6. Storm system that hit California moving into the MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    More than 50 million people are being warned to watch for high winds or even tornadoes as a storm system that pummeled California this week moves into the Midwest. After the system clears, snow and cold could replace the spring-like conditions much of the region has enjoyed for the better part of a week.

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  7. Tennessee Capitol protests lead to call for more securityRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Protests around the state Capitol in Nashville have some Republicans calling for a crackdown on demonstrators and for resurrecting more stringent security requirements for entering the legislative office complex. Democrats are pushing back against those calls, arguing that access to legislators shouldn't be curtailed only because many of the protesters oppose the policies of Republican President Donald Trump on issues including immigration, race, abortion and LGBT rights.

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  8. Marijuana smell leads officer to fake credit cards, licensesRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Authorities say two Georgia men were arrested with drugs, fraudulent credit cards and driver's licenses after police smelled marijuana coming from a car parked at a shopping mall just outside Nashville, Tennessee. WSMV-TV reports that Mt.

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  9. Music community honors Randy Travis in songRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A near fatal stroke couldn't take away the signature baritone of country star Randy Travis, and dozens of his friends, from Garth Brooks to Kenny Rogers, used their voices and his songs to honor the legend. Travis watched from the side of the stage Wednesday in Nashville, Tennessee, as country stars from multiple eras sang his classics, from "Forever and Ever, Amen" to "Three Wooden Crosses."

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  10. Trial starts Monday in 'ghost worker' private prison lawsuitRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A private prison company accused by inmates of dangerously understaffing an Idaho prison as part of a scheme to boost profits will have a chance to present its defense to jurors on Monday when a civil trial begins in Boise's U.S. District Court. Eight inmates at the Idaho Correctional Center sued the Nashville, Tennessee-based private prison company Corrections Corporation of America in 2012, contending that poor management and chronic understaffing led to an attack in which they were jumped, stabbed and beaten by a prison gang.

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  11. Grammy Museum plans outpost in New JerseyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Officials on Tuesday announced plans for the 8,000-square-foot Grammy Museum Experience at the Prudential Center arena in Newark. The Los Angeles-based museum says it will be the first location on the East Coast.

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  12. Federal utility expected to close trial over pollution claimRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Tennessee Valley Authority is expected to conclude a trial in which environmental groups accuse the utility's power plant outside Nashville, Tennessee, of illegally polluting the Cumberland River with coal ash. Tennessee Clean Water Network and Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association claim ash ponds from TVA's Gallatin coal-fired power plant are seeping pollution into the Cumberland River, violating the Clean Water Act and permits.

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  13. 2 soldiers in critical condition after Fort Campbell crashRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Master Sgt. Kevin Doheny is a spokesman for the 101st Airborne Division. He said in an email that the two soldiers are at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

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  14. North AL watches Tennessee Coal Ash trial closelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Homeowners who live near the TVA power plants in Tuscumbia and Stevenson are watching a federal trial closely in Nashville, TN this week. That's because the Tennessee case could affect whether they band together and file a class action lawsuit against the TVA themselves.

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  15. The Latest: Federal utility starts trial in pollution claimsRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Environmental groups have opened a trial against the Tennessee Valley Authority by claiming coal ash from the utility's aging power plant near Nashville has been seeping from storage ponds for years and polluting the Cumberland River. In the trial that begin Monday in Nashville federal court, TVA is disputing those claims involving the Gallatin plant by the Tennessee Clean Water Network and Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association.

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  16. Federal utility TVA going to trial over pollution claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Environmental groups are taking the Tennessee Valley A... . In this Jan. 25, 2017 photo, heavy equipment is used at an ash storage site at Gallatin Fossil Plant in Gallatin, Tenn.

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  17. Flight makes emergency landing in Nashville, no injuriesRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    An airport official says a United Airlines flight from Washington, D.C., to Nashville has safely made an emergency landing after smoke was reported from an engine. Nashville International Airport spokeswoman Shannon Sumrall said Flight 6176 made a safe landing Thursday evening and was met by fire and police workers from the airport.

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  18. The Latest: Protesters chain themselves to Tennessee CapitolRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Troopers and firefighters used shears to cut the protesters loose from each other, and they were carried down the building's southern steps to waiting sheriff's vehicles while other demonstrators chanted and shouted. Once the arrested protesters had been driven away, most of the remaining demonstrators left the Capitol steps and headed back to the plaza across the street.

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  19. Nashville airport sets record with 13M passengers in 2016Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Nashville International Airport has set a new record with nearly 13 million passengers in 2016. That's an increase of 1.3 million travelers, or 11 percent more than the previous year.

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  20. Former Fed board member J. Dewey Daane has diedRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    J. Dewey Daane, a noted expert on monetary policy who was nominated to serve on the Federal Reserve board by President John F. Kennedy, has died. He was 98. His death Tuesday in Nashville was announced by Vanderbilt University where Daane had been a longtime professor at the Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management.

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