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Report: Labor in tub OK but water births unproven

Report: Labor in tub OK but water births unproven

March 20th, 2014 4:20 pm by LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer

Sitting in a tub of warm water can relieve a mom-to-be's pain during the early stages of labor, but actually giving birth under water has no proven benefit and may be risky, say recommendations for the nation's obstetricians.

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Cops: Teen eludes guard, reaches 1 World Trade Center's spire

Cops: Teen eludes guard, reaches 1 World Trade Center's spire

March 20th, 2014 4:08 pm by DAVID PORTER and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

The episode raised questions about how such a breach could have happened at one of the most security-conscious sites in the world. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called it "shocking and troubling."

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Nonprofit partners hope to gain support with community dinner

Nonprofit partners hope to gain support with community dinner

March 20th, 2014 4:03 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

One ACRE Cafe and Appalachian Sustainable Development will host a community dinner Friday night at the cafe to explain and encourage support for their nonprofit partnership to benefit local farmers and local people most in need of the food they produce.

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Sheriff: Johnny Cash's great-niece found dead in Middle Tennessee

Sheriff: Johnny Cash's great-niece found dead in Middle Tennessee

March 20th, 2014 3:52 pm by Associated Press

Putnam County Sheriff David Andrews said Courtney Cash's body was found Wednesday morning in a home near Cookeville, about 70 miles east of Nashville.

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Eastman Chemical Co. named one of world's 'most ethical' companies

Eastman Chemical Co. named one of world's 'most ethical' companies

March 20th, 2014 3:47 pm by Contributed

The honor comes from the Ethisphere Institute.

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Police: Motorcyclist killed in Kingsport was going 109 mph

Police: Motorcyclist killed in Kingsport was going 109 mph

March 20th, 2014 2:42 pm by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Police said the bike was going 89 mph at the point of impact.

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Haslam signs supermarket wine bill into law

Haslam signs supermarket wine bill into law

March 20th, 2014 2:37 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The legislation passed after years of legislative debate requires voters to first approve supermarket wine sales in a referendum.

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Westboro Baptist Church founder dead at 84

Westboro Baptist Church founder dead at 84

March 20th, 2014 12:31 pm by John Hanna, Associated Press

The Rev. Fred Phelps Sr., the fiery founder of a small Kansas church who drew international condemnation for outrageous and hate-filled protests that blamed almost everything, including the deaths of AIDS victims and U.S. soldiers, on America's tolerance

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March Madness: A look at the Lady Vols and their competition

March Madness: A look at the Lady Vols and their competition

March 20th, 2014 12:05 pm by DOUG FEINBERG, AP Basketball Writer

History could be made in Nashville on April 8 with unbeaten Notre Dame and Connecticut potentially squaring off for a national championship.

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ETSU to simulate refugee disaster

ETSU to simulate refugee disaster

March 20th, 2014 12:04 pm by Staff Report

East Tennessee State University's Interprofessional Education Program will stage a third-world disaster Saturday at the university's Valleybrook campus to help train health sciences students to deal with the unexpected.

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