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9 University of North Carolina employees fired or disciplined in scandal

9 University of North Carolina employees fired or disciplined in scandal

October 22nd, 2014 2:59 pm by AARON BEARD and EMERY P. DALESIO, Associated Press

The probe found more than 3,100 students - nearly half of them athletes - enrolled in classes they didn't have to show up for and received artificially inflated grades for research papers.

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Haslam outlines process to review Tennessee academic standards

Haslam outlines process to review Tennessee academic standards

October 22nd, 2014 2:47 pm by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

Academic standards are typically reviewed in Tennessee every six years. But with discussion in Tennessee and across the country about Common Core state standards, Haslam said it's time to take a fresh look.

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Palestinian plows through crowd, kills baby at Jerusalem station

Palestinian plows through crowd, kills baby at Jerusalem station

October 22nd, 2014 2:23 pm by IAN DEITCH, Associated Press

The incident came after months of tensions between Jews and Palestinians in east Jerusalem - the section of the city claimed by the Palestinians as their future capital.

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Do you remember Johnson City Memorial Hospital?

Do you remember Johnson City Memorial Hospital?

October 22nd, 2014 1:35 pm by Tony Casey

"Flashback Friday" is coming to the old hospital, now the Lexington.

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Little Free Libraries Photo Gallery

October 22nd, 2014 1:25 pm by Sue Guinn Legg

They're cute; they're free; and they're located all through the Tree Streets.

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Tennessee man pleads not guilty to raping Holly Bobo

Tennessee man pleads not guilty to raping Holly Bobo

October 22nd, 2014 12:05 pm by Associated Press

The brother of a man charged with kidnapping and killing a Tennessee woman has pleaded not guilty to raping her.

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CDC: Monitoring for all coming from Ebola nations into U.S.

CDC: Monitoring for all coming from Ebola nations into U.S.

October 22nd, 2014 11:59 am by CONNIE CASS, Associated Press

All will now be monitored for symptoms of illness for 21 days.

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Experts: Autopsy shows Ferguson cop shot Michael Brown at close range

Experts: Autopsy shows Ferguson cop shot Michael Brown at close range

October 22nd, 2014 11:55 am by Staff Report

St. Louis County medical examiner Dr. Michael told the Post-Dispatch that the autopsy report "does support that there was a significant altercation at the car."

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'See Rock City' barns fading from sight

'See Rock City' barns fading from sight

October 22nd, 2014 10:50 am by Kelly Kazek, Associated Press, Al.com

There are only about 100 "See Rock City" advertisements left on barns in the Southeast.

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Update: Police say soldier, gunman dead in Canadian shootings

Update: Police say soldier, gunman dead in Canadian shootings

October 22nd, 2014 10:26 am by Associated Press

Authorities believe there were three gunmen involved in three shootings Wednesday morning, all within less than a mile from each other in downtown Ottawa.

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