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Pedestrian in wheelchair hit, killed by van


A pedestrian in a wheelchair was hit and killed while crossing the street in Madison early Sunday morning. The driver told police he had a green light and did not see the pedestrian until it was too late. More>>

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The area's costliest crime

Dennis Ferrier takes you inside a system out of control, dealing with crime that costs the most police time, prosecutors’ time, so much so that it has become the #1 political issue in local upcoming judge/prosecutor elections. It’s the area’s costliest crime – and wait until you see why.



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In Colorado, a pot holiday tries to go mainstream

Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN) Tens of thousands gathered for a weekend of Colorado cannabis-themed festivals and entertainment. (Source: MGN)

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Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation


The South Korean ferry that sank was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing, a radio transcript released Sunday showed, suggesting the chaotic situation may have added to a death toll that could... More>>

Boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr) Former midddleweight boxer Rubin Carter has died. (Source: Flickr)

By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76. More>>

Ukraine, Russia trade blame for shootout in east


Within hours of an Easter morning shootout at a checkpoint manned by pro-Russia insurgents in eastern Ukraine, Russia's Foreign Ministry issued a statement blaming militant Ukrainian nationalists and Russian state... More>>

4 French journalists home after long Syrian ordeal


Four French journalists kidnapped and held for 10 months in Syria returned home Sunday to joyful families, a presidential welcome and questions about how France managed to obtain their freedom from Islamic extremists. More>>

Easter morning delivery for space station


Space station astronauts got a special Easter treat: a cargo ship full of supplies. More>>

Pope Francis, huge crowd joyously celebrate Easter


Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the... More>>

Delay in ferry evacuation puzzles maritime experts


It is a decision that has maritime experts stumped and is at odds with standard procedure: Why were the passengers of the doomed South Korean ferry told to stay in their rooms rather than climb on deck? More>>

Bad crash triggers Berry Hill power outage


Two women were hospitalized after crashing into a power pole early Sunday morning. According to the NES, more than 650 homes in Berry Hill lost power as a result. Crews will have to replace the pole to restore electricity. More>>

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche


Nepal's authorities temporarily halted climbing on Mount Everest while search teams dug through snow and ice Sunday for three Sherpa guides missing in the deadliest avalanche on the world's highest peak that killed... More>>

ATF NRT rules deadly McEwen explosion accidental

(Photo provided by ATF Nashville Field Division) (Photo provided by ATF Nashville Field Division)

The ATF National Response Team (NRT) has deemed the incident as non-criminal in nature and has classified it as an industrial accidental explosion. More>>

Man arrested after injuring 3 in shooting


Metro police arrested the man they believe shot three people, including a 4-year-old boy. More>>

Murfreesboro man on Mount Everest narrowly misses deadly avalanche


Bob Biddix is an avid climber who tours the world taking professional picture of remote caves and scaling rugged mountains.

NASA: Engineer vital to moon landing success dies


John C. Houbolt, an engineer whose contributions to the U.S. space program were vital to NASA's successful moon landing in 1969, has died. He was 95. More>>

Everest avalanche a reminder of risks Sherpas face


The rescuers moved quickly, minutes after the first block of ice tore loose from Mount Everest and started an avalanche that roared down the mountain, ripping through teams of guides hauling gear. More>>

Your Week in Viral Videos: Dyed eggs and dead technology


Easter is Sunday, and you’ve probably dyed a few eggs or know someone who has. More>>

US weighing military exercises in Eastern Europe


The United States is considering deploying about 150 soldiers for military exercises to begin in Poland and Estonia in the next few weeks, a Western official said Saturday. The exercises would follow Russia's buildup... More>>

Mrs. Obama to appear on May episode of 'Nashville'


Michelle Obama is going a little bit country. More>>

Parade held for Paralympic silver medalist Heath Calhoun


A soldier with a Purple Heart is now the recipient of a silver medal. A parade of more than a hundred motorcycles went from Clarksville's Outlaw Field to Appleton Harley-Davidson Saturday for Paralympic silver medalist Heath Calhoun. More>>

93-year-old man recognized for service


Almost 70 years after WWII ended, a veteran is being honored. More>>

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town


No one can say precisely when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it's going to take a piece of Jackson with it. More>>

Holy fire ceremony draws thousands in Jerusalem


The dark hall inside Christianity's holiest shrine was illuminated with the flames from thousands of candles on Saturday as worshippers participated in the holy fire ceremony, a momentous spiritual event in Orthodox... More>>

Man hurt in north Nashville drive-by shooting


Police are searching for the gunman of a drive-by shooting in north Nashville Friday night. The victim was shot outside a home on 14th Avenue N. and is expected to survive. More>>

Serious wreck closes I-24 WB in Rutherford County


A serious wreck forced a closure of the westbound lanes of I-24 in Rutherford county Saturday morning. Dispatch says the driver lost control and slammed into a tree.

Easter egg hunts, events across Middle TN this weekend


Several communities and organizations across Middle Tennessee are hosting Easter egg hunts and celebrations for families this weekend.

At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter


Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the... More>>

Confusion, anger as sunken ferry's relatives wait


The informal briefing by a South Korean coast guard rescuer started calmly enough. He stood on a stage in front of relatives of those missing from a sunken ferry, explaining how divers trying to find their loved ones are... More>>

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