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  1. The Aperture Spherical Telescope in China.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Daily World

    ... but not well enough." Let's hope that things look better in a few years. Glenn Harlan Reynolds , a University of Tennessee law professor and the author of The New School : How the Information Age Will Save American Education from Itself , is a ...

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  2. The Aperture Spherical Telescope in China.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Evening Sun

    ... but not well enough." Let's hope that things look better in a few years. Glenn Harlan Reynolds , a University of Tennessee law professor and the author of The New School : How the Information Age Will Save American Education from Itself , is a ...

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  3. Pat Summitt's books fly off shelves days after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | WKRN

    ... ng that Summitt was so much more than her public persona, illustrating that with a letter to a young University of Tennessee freshman named Shelia Collins, on the occasion of starting her first game.

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  4. Knox County settles lawsuit for $100K after photo of arrestRead the original story

    40 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Eastern Tennessee taxpayers will pay $100,000 to settle a lawsuit filed after a photo appeared to show a deputy choking a college student who was charged with public intoxication and resisting arrest. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports that the settlement of the federal civil rights lawsuit filed by former University of Tennessee Jarod D. Dotson was announced Tuesday.

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  5. University Employees Can Begin Carrying Guns FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Memphis Flyer

    ... law without his signature. The bill was opposed by the Tennessee Board of Regents (TBR) and the University of Tennessee (UT) system. The two organizations will manage gun-carry programs at the 46 institutions they oversee. "Our police chiefs and ...

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  6. Pat Summitt: 1952-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Memphis Flyer

    ... order of things for female athletes. When Pat Summitt coached her first basketball game at the University of Tennessee in 1974, it wasn't natural, and there was no order. Summitt died early Tuesday at the age of 64 after a painfully brief battle ...

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  7. Summitt's impact felt in west KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Murray girls basketball head coach Rechelle Turner had the chance to meet former University of Tennessee head coach Pat Summitt with former Murray softball coach Patty Patterson and Lady Tiger assistant Monica Evans back in 2002.

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  8. Players, coaches make pilgrimage; say goodbye to Pat SummittRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    ... Payne, File) Flowers lay alongside a basketball fans have left at the Pat Summitt statue on the University of Tennessee campus Tuesday, June 28, 2016, in Knoxville, Tenn. Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who ...

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  9. Senate honors Tennessee coach Pat SummittRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Hill

    The Senate passed a resolution Wednesday evening honoring Pat Summitt, the University of Tennessee women's basketball coach who died this week. The resolution - which was passed by unanimous consent - praises Summitt as a coach, saying it was "an opportunity for her to work with student athletes, help student-athletes discover their true potentials, and change the lives of the young women she coached."

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  10. Mark McCarter: Summitt fought Alzheimer's with the enthusiasm she brought to everything elseRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    ... the tall, lean farm girl from west Tennessee, was at the right place at the right time, at the University of Tennessee, in a state where girls' high school basketball was popular, to build the first great national major-college powerhouse in women's ...

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  11. Bridge Repair Over 12th Street To Cause Temporary Lane Closure On US 27Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... to the floor to introduce a resolution honoring the life and achievements of Pat Summitt, the former University of Tennessee basketball ... (click for more) Georgia Senator David Perdue on Wednesday released the following statement after voting ...

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  12. McCollum's Column: Summitt transcended far beyond sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    What speaks volumes to me about how Pat Summitt changed the culture is she was once considered, and seriously with much support, for the University of Tennessee men's basketball coaching job. The most successful coach, as far as wins, in basketball history, with the iconic stare, died Tuesday from the effects of Alzheimer's.

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  13. Pat Summitt's books fly off shelves day after her deathRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... ng that Summitt was so much more than her public persona, illustrating that with a letter to a young University of Tennessee freshman named Shelia Collins, on the occasion of starting her first game.

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  14. Alexander: The Best Wanted To Play For Pat Summitt Because She Was The BestRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Senator Lamar Alexander on Wednesday paid tribute on the Senate floor to legendary Lady Vols coach Pat Summitt, who passed away Senator Corker and I have come to the floor to introduce a resolution honoring the life and achievements of Pat Summitt, the former University of Tennessee basketball coach who died this week.

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  15. Officials Weigh In On Washington's Plan For Puerto RicoRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    ... to the floor to introduce a resolution honoring the life and achievements of Pat Summitt, the former University of Tennessee basketball ... (click for more) Senator David Perdue on Wednesday released the following statement after voting against ...

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  16. Pat-Summitt 50 mins ago 5:31 p.m.Memorial in Summitt's honor continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    In 38 seasons as head coach of the University of Tennessee, she compiled eight NCAA championships and more than 1,000 wins. "We just love Pat, we love UT, and we're happy to come and pay our respects to my hero," said Wendy Cowley, longtime fan of Pat Summitt.

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  17. Mark Edwards: We media types certainly appreciate Summitt, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Anniston Star

    Pat Summitt died Tuesday, and in all of these tributes to the legendary University of Tennessee women's basketball coach, we're seeing plenty from sports writers/broadcasters. So many tell about that one time they dealt with her and she was charming, sincere, helpful, kind or all of the above.

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  18. Steve Christiliaw: Legendary coach Pat Summitt raised the bar for...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... than Dean Smith. More than Adolph Rupp or John Wooden. Summitt spent 38 seasons as head coach at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, winning 1,098 games. She was a groundbreaker and a trailblazer. Pat Summitt had an on-court glare that could ...

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  19. Summitt's death sparks conversation on dangers of dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Pat Summitt was tough as nails and was the all time winningest division one basketball coach, male or female. She coached at the University of Tennessee for 38 seasons.

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  20. Readers Write (June 30): Pat Summitt, $15-an-hour minimum wage, Benghazi reports, abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    By the time she ended her career in 2012, Pat Summitt had led the University of Tennessee women's basketball team to 1,098 victories and eight national championships in her 38 years as a head coach. Summitt, who died on Tuesday, had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

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