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  1. Boy Scouts leader: Ban on gay adults not sustainableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Miami Herald

    In this Friday, May 23, 2014, photo, former Defense Secretary Robert Gates addresses the Boy Scouts of America's annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn., after being selected as the organization's new president. On Thursday, May 21, 2015, Gates said that the organization's longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable, and called for change in order to avert potentially destructive legal battles.

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  2. Florida's Billy Donovan hired to coach Oklahoma City ThunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    In this March 13, 2015, file photo, Florida head coach Billy Donovan speaks during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the quarter final round of the Southeastern Conference tournament against Kentucky in Nashville, Tenn. A person familiar with the search spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity Wednesday, April 29, 2015, and said Donovan is in talks with the Oklahoma City Thunder about their coaching vacancy.

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  3. Last 2 Raiders giving congressional medal to Ohio museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Although most of the "Doolittle Tokyo Raiders" beat long odds 73 years ago, surviving anti-aircraft fire, crashed planes and vengeful Japanese soldiers, time has been taking its own toll. Since their 70th anniversary reunion at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force near Dayton, three more Raiders have died, two of them this year. 1 comment

  4. NRA leaders warn members of looming gun-control effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Leaders of the National Rifle Association cite the new Republican majority in the U.S. Senate as evidence of the gun group's political clout, but they warn of looming gun-control efforts in the final years of President Barack Obama's presidency. The motto of the NRA's annual convention this weekend is: "If they can ban one, they can ban them all."

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  5. Group on mission to save lives with recycled hotel soapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    It began about seven years ago as a tiny operation with a few friends and family in a single car garage in Orlando, Florida, where they used meat grinders, potato peelers and cookers to recycle used soap into fresh bars. The non-profit initiative, now called Clean the World, has since grown to include industrial recycling facilities in Las Vegas, Orlando and Hong Kong, cities where hotels are plentiful and used bars of soap can be gathered easily by the thousands.

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  6. Ap Explains: March Madness, when America goes basketball madRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Thursday marks something of a national holiday for American sports fans, when office productivity plummets. The NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship, better known as March Madness or the Big Dance, begins in earnest.

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  7. Supreme Court case may devastate hospitals in 34 statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    As the nation's largest private health care provider, Hospital Corporation of America owns 155 hospitals, 112 surgery centers and three psychiatric facilities across the country. Their 37,000 affiliated staff physicians and 75,000 nurses handled 7.5 million emergency room visits, 1.8 million inpatient admissions and 1.4 million surgeries last year.

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  8. The land of ice and snow: US blanketed by storm, cold tempsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    A powerful winter storm dumped snow from Nashville to Nantucket, and artic-like temperatures gripped much of the U.S. and hundreds of thousands of people were without power in the South. While some people shivered, others bundled up and tried to make the best of a frustrating situation.

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  9. Fort Campbell veterinarians honing skills at Nashville ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    At home in Fort Campbell, Army veterinarians mostly treat military working dogs and family pets. But once deployed, they could be called upon to treat just about anything.

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  10. Vanderbilt rape trial to wrap up with defense argumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Defense attorneys for a former Vanderbilt football player accused of encouraging his teammates to rape an unconscious coed will get a chance to have their say in closing arguments Tuesday morning. There is no dispute that Brandon Vandenburg did not have sex or penetrate the 21-year-old student.

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  11. Contract loss won't close private Ohio prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    A privately run prison in northeast Ohio won't close completely when the U.S. Bureau of Prisons pulls 1,400 low-level offenders from the facility sometime next year. Nashville, Tennessee-based Corrections Corporation of America learned Dec. 29 that it had lost its contract with the Bureau of Prisons to another private company.

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  12. Team Blake Shelton: Country singer Craig Boyd crowned a The Voice' championRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    The father from Nashville, Tennessee, was up against three finalists from Adam Levine's team: Runner-up Matt McAndrew, Chris Jamison, who took third place and Damien Lawson, who nabbed fourth. "We went into this thing with the odds stacked against us," Shelton said Tuesday during a post-finale news conference.

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  13. Photo gallery: UF at Vanderbilt | Sat., Nov. 8, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Florida quarterback Treon Harris runs 33 yards for a touchdown as Vanderbilt linebacker Darreon Herring pursues in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. Florida won 34-10.

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  14. 6th person charged in connection to sex assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Police in western Kentucky say they've charged a sixth person - a 15-year-old girl - in connection to a sexual assault on a 15-year-old boy. The Kentucky New Era reports the girl is charged with three counts of distributing matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

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