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Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound bill

Sponsor withdraws Tennessee abortion ultrasound bill

March 31st, 2015 9:32 pm by Associated Press

A bill that originally sought to require ultrasound images be shown or described to women seeking abortions in Tennessee has been withdrawn for the year.

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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

March 31st, 2015 9:29 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

Seven-year-old Faith Lennox never thought much about putting a prosthetic limb where her missing left hand had once been.

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Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan fails again

Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan fails again

March 31st, 2015 6:37 pm by Associated Press

Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee proposal has failed once again.

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Tri-Cities health systems quiet as merger meeting looms

Tri-Cities health systems quiet as merger meeting looms

March 31st, 2015 5:03 pm by Nathan Baker

As unconfirmed rumors of a merger between the region's only health care systems continue to swirl, those with the ability to confirm or dispel the business transaction are keeping latex-gloved fingers firmly pressed to their lips.

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Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

Indiana governor wants changes to religious-objections law

March 31st, 2015 4:08 pm by TOM DAVIES and ANDREW DeMILLO, Associated Press

Mike Pence says he wants to clarify that the state's new religious-freedom law does not allow discrimination against gays and lesbians.

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3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

3D print technology provides 'robohand' to 7-year-old girl

March 31st, 2015 3:56 pm by JOHN ROGERS, Associated Press

She lost part of her left arm when she was a baby.

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Man charged with 1st-degree murder after stabbing at Kingsport YMCA

Man charged with 1st-degree murder after stabbing at Kingsport YMCA

March 31st, 2015 11:21 am by Rain Smith, NET News Service

Huey Stanley Jr., 22, was killed.

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Wife hospitalized, husband jailed after Johnson City domestic assault

Wife hospitalized, husband jailed after Johnson City domestic assault

March 31st, 2015 10:40 am by Staff Report

Jeremy M. Moden was charged with aggravated assault.

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Erwin police chief: Son killed mother, then self

Erwin police chief: Son killed mother, then self

March 31st, 2015 10:30 am by Brad Hicks

Officials were continuing their investigation into the deaths of James H. Peery III and his mother, Helen Peery, but Erwin Police Chief Regan Tilson said Monday that he could confirm the deaths are the result of a murder-suicide.

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Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

Tennessee hires former Texas coach Barnes

March 31st, 2015 10:24 am by AP

Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. UT called Barnes an "elite basketball coach in every respect." The agreement is for six years at $2.25 million annually.

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