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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

ASSOCIATED PRESS TIM DAHLBERG, AP Boxing Writer He was fast of fist and foot — lip, too — a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above ...

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Former Clarksville pitcher Everett drowns while fishing

ASSOCIATED PRESS NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt freshman pitcher Donny Everett drowned while fishing in Tennessee a day before the Commodores were to open the NCAA Tournament on Friday. He was 19. The Coffee County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement Friday that Everett was with two teammates and two ...

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Latest News on the TN Primary

8:30 p.m. Preliminary exit poll results show Democrat Hillary Clinton did especially well among older voters and blacks in Tennessee’s presidential primaries, while Republican Donald Trump was the choice of voters favoring a non-establishment candidate. Both candidates enjoyed large margins in Tennessee on Tuesday. Exit polls conducted by Edison Research ...

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Top Moments at the Grammys

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Grammys had some technical stumbles this year, but also some unforgettable moments from Kendrick Lamar to Lady Gaga and a Broadway smash. Here are a few of the top moments from the 58th annual Grammy Awards: KING KENDRICK REIGNS Kendrick Lamar’s cinematic and energetic performance ...

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Early Voting Kicks off for TN Presidential Primary

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Voters are going to the polls Wednesday in the first day of early voting to make their choices in Tennessee’s March 1 presidential primary. Tennessee’s ballot was set in December, which means several candidates who have dropped out of the race will still remain on the ...

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NY Moves to Stop Gay Conversion Therapy for Youths

NEW YORK (AP) — New York is taking steps to stop therapists from trying to change young people’s sexual orientation, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday, joining a number of states that have acted against what’s known as gay conversion therapy. The Democratic governor’s move, announced Saturday, comes as gay rights ...

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