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Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

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An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. More>>

Man says he was shot while defending himself from robbers

A man was shot after he says two men approached him and demanded money. The shooting happened on the 2700 block of Herman Street on Thursday night. More>>

Investigation continues into deadly McEwen explosion

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Officials will be back out on the scene on Friday to investigate a deadly explosion that happened at an ammunition plant in McEwen. More>>

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ferry captain

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Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead. More>>

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Tennessee arts programs get nearly $1M in support

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Tennessee arts organizations are receiving more than $995,000 in the National Endowment for the Arts' latest round of giving. More>>

Gallatin man severely burned after candles ignite house fire

A man was burned on more than half his body after knocking over candles while asleep, catching a Gallatin house on fire Thursday evening. More>>

Texas town honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion Video included

Rev. Terry McElrath heard the deafening boom. The pastor spun around and saw a column of smoke billowing into the sky above his small Texas town. He immediately thought, "Somebody has died tonight." More>>

Virgin Hotels opening location in Nashville Video included

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Virgin Hotels has announced it will be opening a new hotel in Music City. The 240-room hotel is expected to open in 2016 with the address of One Music Row. More>>

Decorated veteran receives brand new Arrington home Video included

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For a veteran who has faced his share of challenges, a new home is a dream come true. After flying more than 140 combat missions, suffering PTSD and then a brain tumor, the new house is just what the doctor ordered. More>>

Bill makes changes to State Textbook Commission Video included

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Legislation that makes changes to the process for selecting books for public schools is headed to Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's desk. More>>

TN Senate backs off on meth bill, adopts weaker limit Video included

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The Senate has backed down in its standoff with the House over Gov. Bill Haslam's bill to limit the sale of cold and allergy medicines used to make illegal methamphetamine. More>>

Girl improving month after being struck by car in Lawrence Co. Video included

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A month after a little girl with Down syndrome chased a ball onto a highway right into the path of an oncoming car, she is getting a special gift. More>>

Fraternity shuts Ole Miss branch after noose tying

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A national fraternity group has closed its University of Mississippi chapter after three members were accused of tying a noose around the neck of a statue of the first black student to enroll in the Southern college that... More>>

National Response Team to investigate deadly McEwen explosion Video included

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The National Response Team will help investigate a deadly explosion that happened near the Hickman-Humphreys county line on Wednesday. More>>

Vanderbilt officials respond after reports of four rapes this year Video included

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Accusations of a so-called rape culture at Vanderbilt University are unfolding online after more disturbing allegations. More>>

NASA discovers Earth-sized planet that may sustain life

It's like finding a needle in a universe-wide haystack. Researchers have located a planet roughly the size of Earth that could be habitable. More>>

Chipotle plans first price hike in 3 years

Chipotle is feeling confident that customers are willing to pay more for its burritos, bowls and tacos. More>>

Tennessee General Assembly adjourns for the year Video included

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The 108th Tennessee General Assembly has adjourned after a session that included the passing of a $32.4 billion spending plan that doesn't give pay increases to state employees and teachers. More>>

Miley Cyrus postpones Nashville concert

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Miley Cyrus has postponed her concert Friday at Bridgestone Arena after the singer was hospitalized this week due to a severe allergic reaction. More>>

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Driver charged after pedestrian dies from Nashville collision Video included

Updated: April 17, 2014 2:48 PM

The driver who struck a pedestrian Wednesday night in south Nashville has been charged with vehicular homicide by intoxication and an implied consent violation, police said. More>>

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  • Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:11:28 GMT
    An avalanche swept the slopes of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world's highest peak, killing at least six Nepalese guides and leaving nine more missing, officials said.More >>
    An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak.More >>
  • Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Ukraine insurgents reject call to quit buildings

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:11:21 GMT
    Pro-Russian militiamen who control government buildings in eastern Ukraine are showing no sign of relenting despite a deal between Moscow and Kiev.More >>
    Dashing hopes of progress raised by a diplomatic deal in Geneva, pro-Russian insurgents who have occupied government buildings in more than 10 Ukrainian cities said Friday they will not leave them until the country's...More >>
  • Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

    Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:01 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:01:33 GMT
    Rescuers scrambled to find hundreds of ferry passengers still missing Friday and feared dead, as fresh questions emerged about whether quicker action by the captain of the doomed ship could have saved lives.More >>
    The investigation into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it began listing and on the possibility that a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives, officials...More >>
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