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  1. BNA not on list of airports for temperature screenings as way to detect EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | WKRN

    In an effort to better detect passengers who may be infected with the deadly Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is adding temperature screenings to its arrival procedures. Passengers with flights that originated in West African countries plagued by Ebola will be subject to having their temperatures taken as part of the arrival process through TSA and U.S. Customs.

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  2. Nashville Public Library promotes library cards with pop songRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | WKRN

    The Nashville Public Library decided to promote and celebrate library cards by covering one of the most popular songs right now. They posted their song, "All About the Books," to YouTube and wrote, "We had a little of fun showcasing how easily Nashvillians can borrow, download and stream books, music and movies with a free library card."

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  3. Marriott fined $600K for jamming Wi-Fi at Gaylord hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | WKRN

    Marriott International will pay the government a $600,000 fine for jamming conference attendees' own Wi-Fi networks at one of its hotels, forcing them instead to pay as much as $1,000 each to use the hotel's own connection. Frequent travelers often carry personal Wi-Fi hotspots - tiny devices that can connect to the Internet via cell phone towers.

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  4. Pet of the Week for September 29, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | WKRN

    Looking for a new pet? Check out Nashville's News 2's "Pet of the Week" segment every Tuesday on News 2 This Morning. ID: A114511 Name: Wilford Breed: Lab Mix Gender: Male Age: 8 months Weight: 42 lbs.

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  5. Omni Hotel celebrates 1st anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | WKRN

    The Omni Hotel located in downtown Nashville celebrated a milestone Tuesday: their one year anniversary since opening. The stunning hotel located adjacent to the newly opened Music City Center, features approximately 800 guest rooms and 50 suites, a rooftop pool, several restaurants, a full service spa and 24-hour room service.

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  6. TSA officer accused of videotaping co-worker in Nashville airport bathroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | WKRN

    A former officer with the Transportation Security Administration is accused of secretly videotaping a female co-worker inside an employee restroom at the Nashville International Airport. Metro police began investigating Daniel Boykin, 33, of Murfreesboro, on May 30 after the alleged victim saw videos of herself on his phone and filed a complaint.

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  7. Davidson County Sheriff Daron Hall won't run for mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | WKRN

    "After months of careful consideration, I have decided not to run for mayor of Nashville," Hall said in a release. "The challenges and pressures of campaigning, balancing of my family life and the responsibilities as sheriff have all led to this decision."

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  8. State office building evacuated in downtown NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | WKRN

    The James K. Polk State Office Building in downtown Nashville was evacuated Wednesday afternoon after officials say it shook both Tuesday and Wednesday. A statement sent from the managers of James K. Polk to employees stated, "We have evacuated the Polk Building and are sending home employees for the remainder of the day.

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  9. 1 killed in south Nashville apartment shootingRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | WKRN

    Two victims were in the Warren House Apartments in the 400 Block of Welshwood Drive just before 2:30 p.m. The victim was transported to TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center, by the other victim in the apartment, and was pronounced deceased. Anyone with information about this incident should call metro police at 615-862-8600 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME .

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  10. Gospel music planned at Governor's Mansion groundsRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | WKRN

    Gospel music fans can hear several top Christian music performers at an event on the Kentucky Governor's Mansion grounds in Frankfort. The event is set for Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. EDT.

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  11. Jason Isbell cleans up at Americana AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WKRN

    17, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. . Taj Mahal performs during the Americana Music Honors and Awards show Wednesday, Sept.

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  12. GPS led to arrest of sex offender that left Davidson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | WKRN

    A violent sex offender is now behind bars in Nashville following his arrest Thursday after he violated the conditions of his parole. Police were notified that Mauris Crespo, 30, had left Davidson County via his GPS monitoring device, which he is required to notify his parole officer for permission of before leaving his county of residence.

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  13. Florida Georgia Line host new country awards showRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | WKRN

    Florida Georgia Line has plenty of experience on award stages after numerous accolades for their monster hit "Cruise," but as hosts of the American Country Countdown Awards, the country duo has less background to rely on. Hubbard and Brian Kelley, who arrived on the scene two years ago with the high-spirited, multiplatinum record "Here's to the Good Times" will host the Dec. 15 awards show live from Nashville, Tennessee.

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  14. Carrie Underwood tears up at ACM Honors eventRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WKRN

    Carrie Underwood, who recently announced she is pregnant, got emotional during an acceptance speech at the annual ACM Honors event after thanking family and friends. Underwood, 31, received the Gene Weed Special Achievement Award on Tuesday night in Nashville, Tennessee.

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  15. East Nashville parents need education on new school - choice plan'Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | WKRN

    There is some skepticism and fear mixed with optimism about a sweeping new Metro schools plan that would allow choice for parents in east Nashville in an effort to deal with an increasing number of under-performing schools system wide. "The challenge for us is getting is getting parents to see what is available there--it is a great choice, what we have to do is a better job of recruiting parents," Schools Director Jesse Register said today at an event with U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan highlighting parental involvement.

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  16. Columbus tries to lure women's Final FourRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | WKRN

    The site selection committee of the NCAA women's basketball Final Four visited Tuesday and were shown the best the city has to offer. The visit began with a flash-mob dance in a hotel lobby and a walk-through of Nationwide Arena.

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  17. Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood is new dadRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | WKRN

    Cash Van Haywood was born on Sunday in Nashville, Tennessee. A publicist for the country group says the boy weighed 7 pounds and was 19 inches long.

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  18. 4 people arrested in major heroin caseRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | WKRN

    Four people were arrested in a major heroin case based out of the South Nashville, Brentwood and the Franklin area. The arrests were made in the Nippers Corner are Thursday.

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  19. 7 teens escape youth detention center building, attack guardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | WKRN

    A guard at a Tennessee Department of Children's Services youth detention center was reportedly attacked after seven juveniles got out of the building and started running around the facility's yard. Some of the seven are part of the group that escaped the Woodland Hills's Youth Detention Center Monday late night.

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  20. Juvenile jail escape latest for troubled facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | WKRN

    2, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The juvenile detention center where 30 teens escaped under a fence has a long history of violence, allegations of sexual abuse and previous efforts to break out.

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