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Denley named interim president

By Megan McCann News Editor Tristan Denley, TBR vice chancellor for Academic Affairs and former APSU vice president, will take over as interim president of the university on May 10. Prior to serving as chair of the mathematics department at the University of Mississippi, Denley studied at University of Cambridge ...

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Case of mother accused in drowning to grand jury

Leaf- Chronicle   CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Clarksville Police officer testified that a mother charged with criminal homicide told a counselor that Jesus drowned her 7-month old daughter and Pegasus took the baby away. The Leaf-Chronicle reports (http://leafne.ws/1dV3l8h) officers testified at a Thursday hearing that they responded to a ...

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Hawaii law lets police have sex with prostitutes

SAM EIFLING, Associated Press   HONOLULU (AP) — Honolulu police are urging lawmakers to preserve an exemption in Hawaii law that lets undercover officers have sex with prostitutes during investigations. But they won’t say how often — or even if — they use the provision. The notion has shocked advocates ...

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Judge strikes down Michigan’s ban on gay marriage

ED WHITE, Associated Press   DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, a federal judge said Friday as he struck down a law that was widely embraced by voters a decade ago — the latest in a recent series of decisions overturning similar laws across the country. ...

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Soldiers returning to Fort Campbell on Friday

Associated Press   FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Another plane loaded with soldiers who have been serving in Afghanistan is headed home to Fort Campbell on Friday. The post on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line says about 60 soldiers from Battery B, 2nd Battalion, 44th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 101st Sustainment ...

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