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Report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape article

Report cites multiple failures in Rolling Stone rape article

April 6th, 2015 8:41 am by LARRY O'DELL, Associated Press

The article's author, Sabrina Rubin Erdely, also apologized in a statement, saying she would not repeat the mistakes she made when writing the article, "A Rape on Campus."

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Three dead of possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Morgan County

Three dead of possible carbon monoxide poisoning in Morgan County

April 5th, 2015 9:12 pm by Hayes Hickman, Knoxville News Sentinel

A Morgan County father and two children have been discovered dead of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning from the fumes of a gas-powered generator being used inside a home, authorities said Sunday.

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Indiana faces long road to restore image after religious law

Indiana faces long road to restore image after religious law

April 5th, 2015 6:46 pm by LAURYN SCHROEDER, Associated Press

Indiana tourism agencies are rolling out campaigns emphasizing that everyone is welcome, but it might not be enough to quickly restore the state's battered image after a backlash over its religious objections law.

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AP Exclusive: Special ops troops doubt women can do the job

AP Exclusive: Special ops troops doubt women can do the job

April 4th, 2015 5:42 pm by LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press

Surveys find that men in U.S. special operations forces do not believe women can meet the physical and mental demands of their commando jobs, and they fear the Pentagon will lower standards to integrate women into their elite units, according to interview

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AP Poll: Whites more likely to OK police striking people

AP Poll: Whites more likely to OK police striking people

April 4th, 2015 5:39 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

Whites in the United States approve of police officers hitting people in far greater numbers than blacks and Hispanics do, at a time when the country is struggling to deal with police use of deadly force against men of color, according to a major American

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Big cash raised for Indiana pizzeria owner who faced threats over gay ban

Big cash raised for Indiana pizzeria owner who faced threats over gay ban

April 4th, 2015 1:00 pm by Associated Press

Memories Pizza in Walkerton is closed indefinitely and its operators say they've gone into hiding.

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Two wounded in Middle Tennessee shooting, police searching for suspect

Two wounded in Middle Tennessee shooting, police searching for suspect

April 3rd, 2015 1:58 pm by Xavier Smith, Lebanon Democrat

The incident happened just after noon in a grocery store parking lot.

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Tennessee Senate votes to ban drones over sporting events, jails, fireworks

Tennessee Senate votes to ban drones over sporting events, jails, fireworks

April 3rd, 2015 1:44 pm by Associated Press

The state Senate has voted to ban drones from recording images above ticketed events with more than 100 people in attendance.

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Hiring slowdown: US employers added just 126K jobs in March

Hiring slowdown: US employers added just 126K jobs in March

April 3rd, 2015 12:59 pm by JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer

A weakening U.S. economy spilled into the job market in March as employers added just 126,000 jobs - the fewest since December 2013 - snapping a 12-month streak of gains above 200,000.

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2-year-old dies after being shot in Nashville apartment

2-year-old dies after being shot in Nashville apartment

April 3rd, 2015 9:46 am by Associated Press

Police have not ruled out that possibility that the child was the one that fired the gun.

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