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National Catholic Reporter
Disastrous doctrine had papal rootsScholars say the Doctrine of Discovery holds immense importance in world histor
Disastrous doctrine had papal roots
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 53 minutes ago
Scholars say the Doctrine of Discovery holds immense importance in world history. They say it resulted in disaster and genocide for native peoples, but that its legacy remains largely overlooked. According to Steven Newcomb, a columnist for Indian... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Fraternity's sign sparks controversy, conversation on college cultureMURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A suspension has been lifted for the Theta Omega chapter
Fraternity's sign sparks controversy, conversation on college culture
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 18 hours ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A suspension has been lifted for the Theta Omega chapter of Sigma Pi fraternity at Middle Tennessee State University. The fraternity was suspended after a sign that some said was offensive to women was hung from the its... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Fraternity's sign prompts conversation on college cultureA suspension has been lifted for the Theta Omega chapter of Sigma Pi fraternity
Fraternity's sign prompts conversation on college culture
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
A suspension has been lifted for the Theta Omega chapter of Sigma Pi fraternity at Middle Tennessee State University. The fraternity was suspended after a sign that some said was offensive to women was hung from the its house. MTSU officials said... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Is State’s Role to Provide a Service or Turn a Profit?Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam appears to be on the brink of privatizing state gove
Is State’s Role to Provide a Service or Turn a Profit?
The Memphis Daily News / Posted yesterday
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam appears to be on the brink of privatizing state government. But he won’t be able to do it without a battle, especially from university unions and Democratic lawmakers. “We’re going to fight it as strongly as we can,” says... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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York Daily Record
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
Lebanon Daily News / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign liftedMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity
Suspension of Middle Tennessee fraternity over sign lifted
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal... Read more
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ABC News
Suspension of Middle Tennessee Fraternity Over Sign LiftedOfficials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennesse
Suspension of Middle Tennessee Fraternity Over Sign Lifted
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Officials have lifted the suspension of a fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University that placed a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house. The Daily News Journal (http://on.dnj.com/1LLpV5M) cited a statement from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Newspapers 'cross ethical and decency lines' with murder imagesWDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. Photo / AP After a day
Newspapers 'cross ethical and decency lines' with murder images
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
WDBJ-TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward. Photo / AP After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the killing of two American journalists on live television from the shooter's... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MTSU students arrested for shooting pellet gun near high schoolMURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Two Middle Tennessee State University students were arres
MTSU students arrested for shooting pellet gun near high school
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 6 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Two Middle Tennessee State University students were arrested after reportedly shooting a pellet gun near spectators at a high school soccer game. The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office told WTVF Mohamad Nasoah Al-Dahan and... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
10 years later, Hurricane Katrina transplants look backHurricane Katrina forced thousands of people to leave their homes and start ove
10 years later, Hurricane Katrina transplants look back
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
Hurricane Katrina forced thousands of people to leave their homes and start over somewhere new, including Nashville. Channel 4 sat down with a few of them who shared their memories 10 years later. Stephanie Marvin, her little sister and her... Read more
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The Washington Times
COLBY B. JUBENVILLE: Lessons from in-school suspensionRarely do we have large blocks of time to reflect on or process information. Re
COLBY B. JUBENVILLE: Lessons from in-school suspension
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Rarely do we have large blocks of time to reflect on or process information. Recently, my son Jack got an 8-hour block to do just that after he was given an in-school suspension at his middle school. What for you ask? For taking Advil. Yes,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Man stabbed several times in the headSemi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte PikeSemi crashes,
Man stabbed several times in the head
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
Semi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte PikeSemi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte Pike It was a scary situation for residents at a west Nashville apartment complex on Friday morning when an 18-wheeler... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Montgomery County Judge Gasaway submits resignationSemi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte PikeSemi crashes,
Montgomery County Judge Gasaway submits resignation
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
Semi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte PikeSemi crashes, narrowly misses apartment building on Charlotte Pike It was a scary situation for residents at a west Nashville apartment complex on Friday morning when an 18-wheeler... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
'Elementary' star Lucy Liu is a first-time mom to RockwellWeekend construction work planned on Midstate roadwaysWeekend construction work
'Elementary' star Lucy Liu is a first-time mom to Rockwell
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
Weekend construction work planned on Midstate roadwaysWeekend construction work planned on Midstate roadways Here's a look at some of the biggest construction zones you'll need to look out for in Middle Tennessee this weekend.More >> Here's a look... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Body found in Lebanon parking lot was run over by semiWeekend construction work planned on Midstate roadwaysWeekend construction work
Body found in Lebanon parking lot was run over by semi
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
Weekend construction work planned on Midstate roadwaysWeekend construction work planned on Midstate roadways Here's a look at some of the biggest construction zones you'll need to look out for in Middle Tennessee this weekend.More >> Here's a look... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU buildingMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU building
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has been appointed to lead a panel that will review the name of a campus building honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. The university said in June that it would... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Murfreesboro road closed as crews work to repair gas line2 MTSU students accused of firing pellet gun near high school soccer game2 MTSU
Murfreesboro road closed as crews work to repair gas line
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 days ago
2 MTSU students accused of firing pellet gun near high school soccer game2 MTSU students accused of firing pellet gun near high school soccer game Mohamad Nasoah Al-Dahan and Khaled Mahfouz, both 21, are charged with felony reckless endangerment... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
MTSU becomes latest Tennessee entity to confront Nathan Bedford Forrest imageMURFREESBORO — A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has been appoin
MTSU becomes latest Tennessee entity to confront Nathan Bedford Forrest image
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 6 days ago
MURFREESBORO — A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has been appointed to lead a panel that will review the name of a campus building honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. The university said in June that it would engage the... Read more
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MLive.com
Do you love Michigan History? Check out this Twitter accountToday, 28-year-old Mason Christensen has more than 10,000 followers on Twitter
Do you love Michigan History? Check out this Twitter account
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
Today, 28-year-old Mason Christensen has more than 10,000 followers on Twitter at @MichiganHist, and daily posts dozens of photos he finds on public sources. He grew up in Delta Township and is a graduate of Grand Ledge High School (2006). He earned... Read more
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iol.co.za
Backlash over on-air shooting imagesAPMembers of the WDBJ-TV7 news staff prepare for the early morning newscast at
Backlash over on-air shooting images
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
APMembers of the WDBJ-TV7 news staff prepare for the early morning newscast at the station in Roanoke. Picture: Steve Helber Virginia - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Debate rages over graphic images of US journalists' killingThe prominent publication of the shocking images triggered a backlash from some
Debate rages over graphic images of US journalists' killing
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
The prominent publication of the shocking images triggered a backlash from some readers and media ethicists, claiming that their use stepped over the line of responsible journalism after the killings of reporter Alison Parker, 24, and cameraman Adam... Read more
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Yahoo News
Debate rages over images of US journalists' killingWashington (AFP) - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate rage
Debate rages over images of US journalists' killing
Yahoo News / Posted 7 days ago
Washington (AFP) - After a day of mourning for the media, an ethics debate raged as several newspapers splashed images of the killing of two US journalists on live television from the shooter's viewpoint. The prominent publication of the shocking... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU buildingMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU building
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 7 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has been appointed to lead a panel that will review the name of a campus building honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. The university said in June that it would... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU buildingMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has
Chair appointed to panel reviewing name of MTSU building
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 7 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A professor at Middle Tennessee State University has been appointed to lead a panel that will review the name of a campus building honoring Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest. The university said in June that it would... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Debate of ethics over images of journalists’ killing Published: 28 August 2015 9:32 AM Pictures of slain journalists Alison Parke
Debate of ethics over images of journalists’ killing
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 9:32 AM Pictures of slain journalists Alison Parker and Adam Ward is seen next to candles at a memorial outside of the offices for WDBJ7 in Roanoke, Virginia yesterday.... Read more
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East Tennessean
Search ongoing for starting quarterbackAustin Herink (left) and Nick Sexton (right) As football continues to be the t
Search ongoing for starting quarterback
East Tennessean / Posted 8 days ago
Austin Herink (left) and Nick Sexton (right) As football continues to be the talk around campus, one question is still left without an answer: Who will be the starting quarterback come the first game of the season against Kennesaw State on Sept.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Shooting of Virginia news crew impacts journalists, studentsThe shooting deaths of a reporter and photographer in Virginia hit close to hom
Shooting of Virginia news crew impacts journalists, students
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 days ago
The shooting deaths of a reporter and photographer in Virginia hit close to home for many who work in news and those studying to become journalists. "It's tragic, and it really puts things into perspective," said Channel 4 reporter Kevin Trager.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Murfreesboro murder suspect's bond set at $1 millionThe man accused of killing 22-year-old Heather Maples in Murfreesboro appeared
Murfreesboro murder suspect's bond set at $1 million
WSMV Nashville / Posted 8 days ago
The man accused of killing 22-year-old Heather Maples in Murfreesboro appeared in court Wednesday afternoon. Brandon Bowling, 22, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of the young woman from Texas earlier this month. Maples was found... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
Another fraternity in trouble over signTENNESSEE (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Another collegiate fraternity has been suspended fo
Another fraternity in trouble over sign
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 9 days ago
TENNESSEE (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Another collegiate fraternity has been suspended for hanging derogatory signs outside its home. The Sigma Pi fraternity at Middle Tennessee State University is under investigation by its national chapter after it posted a... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
MTSU frat suspended over sign deemed offensiveMURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University
MTSU frat suspended over sign deemed offensive
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 9 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University has been suspended by the national fraternity while a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house is investigated. The Theta-Omega chapter of Sigma Pi... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
MTSU fraternity chapter suspended over lewd signMURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State Universit
MTSU fraternity chapter suspended over lewd sign
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University has been suspended by the national fraternity while a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house is investigated. The Daily News Journal in... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Middle Tennessee fraternity chapter suspended over signMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State Unive
Middle Tennessee fraternity chapter suspended over sign
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 9 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University has been suspended by the national fraternity while a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house is investigated. The Daily News Journal in... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Middle Tennessee fraternity chapter suspended over signMURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State Unive
Middle Tennessee fraternity chapter suspended over sign
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 9 days ago
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - A fraternity chapter at Middle Tennessee State University has been suspended by the national fraternity while a sexually suggestive sign placed outside an off-campus house is investigated. The Daily News Journal in... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
MTSU fraternity suspended for signA Middle Tennessee State University fraternity was suspended over a sign hangin
MTSU fraternity suspended for sign
WSMV Nashville / Posted 9 days ago
A Middle Tennessee State University fraternity was suspended over a sign hanging outside the fraternity house. School officials said the sign, which read, “Freshman girls info center,” was only hanging outside the Sigma Pi fraternity house for about... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
People%3a+Executive+transactionsBaseball The Detroit Tigers promoted David Chadd to assistant general manager;
People%3a+Executive+transactions
Sports Business Daily / Posted 11 days ago
Baseball The Detroit Tigers promoted David Chadd to assistant general manager; John Westhoff to vice president, assistant general manager and general counsel; Scott Bream to vice president of player personnel; Dave Littlefield to vice president of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at NichollsSteve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defen
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at Nicholls
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defensive back at Nicholls.HoumaToday.comAugust 21, 2015 9:42 PM

Steve Ellis was born and raised in Mississippi, but he likes to tell people he became a man in... Read more

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The Daily Comet
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at NichollsSteve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defen
Ellis reflects on lessons learned at Nicholls
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Ellis (19) was a three-time All-Southland Conference selection as a defensive back at Nicholls.DailyComet.comAugust 21, 2015 9:42 PM

Steve Ellis was born and raised in Mississippi, but he likes to tell people he became a man in... Read more

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UB Reporter - Buffalo University
UB a finalist for national graduation rate awardUB is among five public research universities selected by the Association of Pu
UB a finalist for national graduation rate award
UB Reporter - Buffalo University / Posted 14 days ago
UB is among five public research universities selected by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) as finalists for the 2015 APLU Project Degree Completion Award recognizing universities that embrace innovative strategies to... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Lee Welcomes New Faculty To College Of Arts And SciencesLee University welcomed nine new full-time faculty members to its campus this f
Lee Welcomes New Faculty To College Of Arts And Sciences
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
Lee University welcomed nine new full-time faculty members to its campus this fall, five of which have been added to the College of Arts and Sciences. Lecturer in Mathematics Jennifer Cornett has been a part-time math professor for Lee University... Read more
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Billboard
Billboard Cover: Sam Hunt on Breaking Down Stereotypes, Teaming With Taylor Swift and Recruiting a 'Team of Misfits' on His Rise to Country FameLess than two years ago, Sam Hunt toured with two guitarists and a laptop. He c
Billboard Cover: Sam Hunt on Breaking Down Stereotypes, Teaming With Taylor Swift and Recruiting a 'Team of Misfits' on His Rise to Country Fame
Billboard / Posted 15 days ago
Less than two years ago, Sam Hunt toured with two guitarists and a laptop. He couldn’t afford a drummer, so the computer spat out beats while he sang. But as with real drummers, there were reliability issues: Sometimes the laptop froze, and other... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Monumental Demand for Affordable HousingKing�s Crossing and Tara�s Place CHICAGO�Berkadia�s affordable housing group r
Monumental Demand for Affordable Housing
GlobeSt.com / Posted 16 days ago
King�s Crossing and Tara�s Place CHICAGO�Berkadia�s affordable housing group recently negotiated four sales totaling more than $30 million for four affordable housing properties located across the Midwest and company officials say it helps show that... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Friends say Heather Maples may have known accused killerFriends and neighbors told Channel 4 a young woman found murdered in her Murfre
Friends say Heather Maples may have known accused killer
WSMV Nashville / Posted 17 days ago
Friends and neighbors told Channel 4 a young woman found murdered in her Murfreesboro apartment and her accused killer were not strangers. Police said they found 22-year-old Heather Maples murdered inside her apartment on Aug. 7. “You wouldn’t... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Mock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal Airport The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m. and was used to train employees on a
Mock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal Airport
WSMV Nashville / Posted 17 days ago
The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m. and was used to train employees on a downed plane scenario.More >> The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Spring Hill hosting job fair with more than 250 available positionsMock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal AirportMock drill held at Murfreesbor
Spring Hill hosting job fair with more than 250 available positions
WSMV Nashville / Posted 17 days ago
Mock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal AirportMock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal Airport The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m. and was used to train employees on a downed plane scenario.More >> The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Police investigating break-in at Madison area homeMock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal AirportMock drill held at Murfreesbor
Police investigating break-in at Madison area home
WSMV Nashville / Posted 17 days ago
Mock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal AirportMock drill held at Murfreesboro Municipal Airport The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m. and was used to train employees on a downed plane scenario.More >> The drill got underway around 8:30 a.m.... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Police looking for suspect who caused standoff in AntiochPolice: Former teacher charged with sexual assaults on childPolice: Former teac
Police looking for suspect who caused standoff in Antioch
WSMV Nashville / Posted 17 days ago
Police: Former teacher charged with sexual assaults on childPolice: Former teacher charged with sexual assaults on child Authorities say a former Clarksville-Montgomery County teacher has been charged with sexual assaults on a child.More... Read more
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