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Forsberg, Rinne help Predators beat Avalanche 3-2 in Game 4

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Filip Forsberg scored another creative goal, Pekka Rinne rebounded from a rocky performance with 31 saves, and the Nashville Predators withstood a furious rally by the Colorado Avalanche for a 3-2 win in Game 4 to take a 3-1 lead in the first-round series. More>>

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Stepmother of triple-murder suspect says he was acting strange before shooting Video included

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A woman whose stepson is accused of going on a shooting rampage that led to the deaths of her young daughters gave alarming testimony Wednesday.

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Metro Firefighter suspended for hiding nephew in fire truck after crash Video included

The Nashville Fire Department unveiled 24 new vehicles on Tuesday. (WSMV) The Nashville Fire Department unveiled 24 new vehicles on Tuesday. (WSMV)
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Metro police are investigating why metro firefighters misled officers at a hit and run crash scene in Bellevue on February 18th.

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State education officials give update on TNReady tests to TN House Video included

Tennessee State Capitol (WSMV file photo) Tennessee State Capitol (WSMV file photo)
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State lawmakers will be holding a meeting to discuss how to handle ongoing problems with the TNReady testing system.

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Police looking for suspects in crime spree involving 2 shootings, robberies Video included

One of the shootings happened along 2nd Avenue North in Germantown. (WSMV) One of the shootings happened along 2nd Avenue North in Germantown. (WSMV)
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The crime spree started with two armed robberies in south Nashville early Wednesday morning and ended with two shootings.

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Music City remembers former First Lady Barbara Bush Video included

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush, who died on Tuesday, was a loyal fan of country music.

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Officer in Kentucky shoots driver during police chase

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Authorities in Kentucky say a law enforcement officer shot a suspect after an attempted traffic stop led to a chase.

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Car smoking ban bill fails in Tennessee Senate

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A bill that would have barred adults in Tennessee from smoking in a vehicle with children appears dead for the year after lawmakers voiced concerns that it gave the government too much power over citizen freedoms.

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TN couple shares special meeting with Barbara Bush Video included

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A chance meeting with a first lady turned into a story a couple will never forget. A Middle Tennessee couple is paying tribute to Barbara Bush. 

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Police seek help identifying hit-and-run driver

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Police are seeking information to identify a driver involved in an accident in downtown Nashville on April 5.

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'It smells like death:' Alabama endures New York 'poop train'

(AP Photo/Jay Reeves)  More than two months after the so-called "Poop Train" rolled in from New York City, Hall says her small town smells like rotting corpses. Some say the trainloads of New Yorkers' excrement is turning Alabama into a dumping ground... (AP Photo/Jay Reeves) More than two months after the so-called "Poop Train" rolled in from New York City, Hall says her small town smells like rotting corpses. Some say the trainloads of New Yorkers' excrement is turning Alabama into a dumping ground...
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A stinking trainload of human waste from New York City is stranded in a tiny Alabama town, spreading a stench like a giant backed-up toilet — and the "poop train" is just the latest example of the South being used as a dumping ground for other states' waste.

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Nashville flight heading to AZ returns to airport after bird strike Video included

Nashville International Airport (WSMV file photo) Nashville International Airport (WSMV file photo)
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A Southwest flight that took off from Nashville on Wednesday morning had to turn around after hitting a bird.

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Hero pilot of Southwest flight praised for 'nerves of steel'

The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport. (@NTSB_Newsroom/Twitter) The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport. (@NTSB_Newsroom/Twitter)
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A Southwest Airlines pilot who made an emergency landing Tuesday after the jet apparently blew an engine is being praised for her "nerves of steel." 

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IRS gives taxpayers extra day to file after website issues

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IRS online payment site is out of commission on tax day. More>>

Predators hosting Game 4 watch party at Bridgestone Arena Video included

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The Nashville Predators are looking to make a statement in the playoffs after dropping Game 3 to the Colorado Avalanche.

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THP looking for driver involved in deadly hit-and-run in Dickson County

THP released this photo of a car similar to the suspect's vehicle. (Source: THP) THP released this photo of a car similar to the suspect's vehicle. (Source: THP)
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The Tennessee Highway Patrol is asking for help finding a driver who hit and killed a pedestrian and left the scene in Dickson County.

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Police: 3 found dead in parked car with TN plate in California Video included

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Three people have been found dead inside a parked car with Tennessee license plates in an industrial area a few miles outside of Los Angeles.

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Judge stops teen's return to juvenile facility amid lawsuit

A temporary restraining order against Tennessee's Department of Children's Services has been issued to stop a teenager from being returned to a juvenile detention facility where he attempted to hang himself.

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How to protect yourself from card skimmers at gas stations Video included

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Scammers are getting more creative in finding ways to steal your information. One of the most common targets is gas stations, where scammers are now using Bluetooth devices to steal your money remotely from their phones.

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Southwest flight that made emergency landing had started day in Nashville

The Southwest Airlines flight that made an emergency landing on Tuesday left Nashville early this morning.

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Tennessee House passes $37.5 billion budget

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The Tennessee House passed a $37.5 billion budget, but only after arguments over whether to take money away from the city of Memphis as punishment for removing Confederate Statues last year.

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MTSU hosts agricultural spring fling Video included

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It wasn’t the typical day for some Rutherford County elementary school students.

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Some Nashville coffee drinkers boycott Starbucks Video included

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In an effort to better treat those who walk through their door, the biggest coffee chain in the world is shutting theirs.

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Protestors want TN to expand Medicaid Video included

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A group of people gathered at the downtown post office on Tuesday to ask Gov. Bill Haslam to bring home tax dollars being paid to other states that have expanded Medicaid.?

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Pastors blast lawmakers for passing Sunday liquor sales bill Video included

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The president of Tennessee’s Pastors Network is calling state Republicans “The Party of Big Liquor.”

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Mike Pompeo secretly met with Kim Jong Un

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CIA Director Mike Pompeo traveled to North Korea over Easter weekend for a meeting with leader Kim Jong Un, sources confirmed to CNN on Tuesday.

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TN education officials say possible 'deliberate attack' disrupted TNReady testing Video included

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State officials say there is not any reason to believe that any student data or information was compromised during the incident.

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  • Cat walked 12 miles back home to family who rejected him

    Cat walked 12 miles back home to family who rejected him

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:45 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:45:11 GMT
    (Source: SPCA of Wake County)(Source: SPCA of Wake County)

    Toby the cat has finally found a loving family after the folks he felt the closest to tried to have him put down. 

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    Toby the cat has finally found a loving family after the folks he felt the closest to tried to have him put down. 

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  • Largest maker of bump stocks will stop accepting orders

    Largest maker of bump stocks will stop accepting orders

    Thursday, April 19 2018 1:13 AM EDT2018-04-19 05:13:46 GMT
    Slide Fire Solutions says will stop taking orders at midnight on May 20. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)Slide Fire Solutions says will stop taking orders at midnight on May 20. (Source: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)

    Slide Fire, the maker of bump stock devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to shoot continuously, is shutting down its business.

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    Slide Fire, the maker of bump stock devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to shoot continuously, is shutting down its business.

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  • Baboons break out of a research center using a barrel

    Baboons break out of a research center using a barrel

    Wednesday, April 18 2018 11:02 PM EDT2018-04-19 03:02:55 GMT
    Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel. (Photo: Texas Biomedical Research Institute)Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel. (Photo: Texas Biomedical Research Institute)
    Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel. (Photo: Texas Biomedical Research Institute)Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel. (Photo: Texas Biomedical Research Institute)

    Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel and jumping out of their enclosure.?

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    Four baboons escaped a biomedical research lab in San Antonio by climbing a 55-gallon barrel and jumping out of their enclosure.?

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  • Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Crosby leads Penguins past Flyers for 3-1 lead in playoffs

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:58 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:58:57 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...(AP Photo/Tom Mihalek). Pittsburgh Penguins' Carl Hagelin, left, skates away with the puck as Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Laughton, center, and Michbael Raffl, right, watch during the second period in Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series W...
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
    Sidney Crosby scored his fifth goal of the series and became the Pittsburgh Penguins' career postseason points leader in a 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers.More >>
  • Kucherov leads way as Lightning take 3-1 lead over Devils

    Kucherov leads way as Lightning take 3-1 lead over Devils

    Thursday, April 19 2018 5:58 AM EDT2018-04-19 09:58:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, of Russia, celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Newark, N.J.(AP Photo/Julio Cortez). Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov, of Russia, celebrates his goal against the New Jersey Devils during the first period of Game 4 of an NHL first-round hockey playoff series Wednesday, April 18, 2018, in Newark, N.J.
    Nikita Kucherov scored two goals, set up another and knocked New Jersey's top defenseman out of the game with a big hit, and the Tampa Bay Lightning moved within a game of advancing past the Devils with a 3-1 victory.More >>
    Nikita Kucherov scored two goals, set up another and knocked New Jersey's top defenseman out of the game with a big hit, and the Tampa Bay Lightning moved within a game of advancing past the Devils with a 3-1 victory.More >>
  • Hertl, Jones help Sharks finish sweep of Ducks with 2-1 win

    Hertl, Jones help Sharks finish sweep of Ducks with 2-1 win

    Thursday, April 19 2018 2:33 AM EDT2018-04-19 06:33:53 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones, right, defends a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018.(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones, right, defends a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the second period of Game 4 of an NHL hockey first-round playoff series in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, April 18, 2018.
    Tomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1...More >>
    Tomas Hertl scored the tiebreaking goal 9:09 into the third period, Martin Jones was spectacular in goal yet again, and the San Jose Sharks completed a first-round sweep of the rival Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 victory in Game 4.More >>

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