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King University may reject $1M in alumni pledges

King University may reject $1M in alumni pledges

February 18th, 2014 9:28 am by Nathan Baker

A group representing the alumni of King University released a statement Monday saying its members still plan to live up to the organization's promise to raise $1 million for the school if President Gregory Jordan voluntarily left or was removed from offic

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For Hannah Saults, Idol experience a prize of its own

For Hannah Saults, Idol experience a prize of its own

February 17th, 2014 9:52 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

Hannah Saults may have not made the final cut for this season's "American Idol" competition, but in the end, the 23-year-old Jonesborough songstress said she did bring home quite a lot from her Hollywood audition.

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Shock after Tennessee ministry student's murder charges

Shock after Tennessee ministry student's murder charges

February 17th, 2014 5:35 pm by Associated Press

Friends of a Christian ministry student and the fiancee he is accused of murdering are stunned by allegations that the youth pastor killed the young woman and staged it as a suicide.

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Pope opens big week with sex, gays, divorce on agenda

Pope opens big week with sex, gays, divorce on agenda

February 17th, 2014 1:57 pm by NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press

Francis scheduled the summit last year and took the unusual step of sending bishops around the world a questionnaire for ordinary Catholics to fill out about how they understand and practice church teaching on marriage, sex and other issues.

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3 men accused of raping woman in Georgia at gunpoint before setting her on fire

3 men accused of raping woman in Georgia at gunpoint before setting her on fire

February 17th, 2014 1:35 pm by Associated Press

The victim was hospitalized and underwent extensive treatment.

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After union defeat at Tennessee Volkswagen plant, can and will the GOP fulfill its jobs promise?

After union defeat at Tennessee Volkswagen plant, can and will the GOP fulfill its jobs promise?

February 17th, 2014 1:28 pm by ERIK SCHELZIG and TOM KRISHER, Associated Press

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker all but guaranteed the German automaker would announce within two weeks of a union rejection that it would build a new midsized sport utility vehicle at its only U.S. factory instead of sending the work to Mexico.

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Gay-rights activist detained at Olympic Park in Russia

Gay-rights activist detained at Olympic Park in Russia

February 17th, 2014 1:13 pm by NATALIYA VASILYEVA, Associated Press

An Italian gay-rights activist has been detained by Russian police as she entered Shayba Arena at the Olympic Park to watch a hockey game.

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Meet Your Neighbors: Music lover has passion for helping youngsters

Meet Your Neighbors: Music lover has passion for helping youngsters

February 17th, 2014 11:00 am by Gary B. Gray

I don't think anybody here really has a title maybe number one goon. - Collin McHenry.

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Your Turn: Did NBC's Christin Cooper go too far with skier Bode Miller?

Your Turn: Did NBC's Christin Cooper go too far with skier Bode Miller?

February 17th, 2014 10:39 am by staff and wire reports

Christin Cooper's interview, conducted after Miller won a bronze medal in the men's super-G ski race, turned to his emotions given the passing of his younger brother, Chelone, who died last year. A visibly emotional Miller began crying during the intervie

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NE Tennessee man facing attempted murder charges

NE Tennessee man facing attempted murder charges

February 17th, 2014 10:19 am by Jeff Bobo, NET News Service

He's accused of bursting into his ex-girlfriends home early Sunday morning and shooting her once in the torso.

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