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U.S. doctor infected with Ebola improves but still 'very sick'

U.S. doctor infected with Ebola improves but still 'very sick'

September 7th, 2014 7:49 pm by Associated Press

An Ebola-infected American doctor receiving treatment in Nebraska has shown some improvement but is still "very sick," his wife said in a statement.

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Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral

Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral

September 7th, 2014 6:17 pm by KAREN MATTHEWS, Associated Press

NEW YORK — Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang "Smile" and bagpipers played "New York, New York" at Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday.

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Hawkins County BOE recognizes its new student representatives

Hawkins County BOE recognizes its new student representatives

September 7th, 2014 5:48 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Hawkins County Board of Education's fourth class of student members were recognized Thursday night, with two students representing each of Hawkins County's three high schools.

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MTSU program seeks to prevent sexual assault

MTSU program seeks to prevent sexual assault

September 7th, 2014 5:30 pm by Associated Press

MURFREESBORO — Middle Tennessee State University is starting a program that aims to reduce the possibility of sexual assaults on campus by targeting potential male attackers.

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Lincoln Street repaving project scheduled to start Monday

Lincoln Street repaving project scheduled to start Monday

September 7th, 2014 5:15 pm by Matthew Lane

The summer of paving is not quite over yet. Michael Thompson, assistant public works director, said the repaving of Lincoln Street from the John B. Dennis Highway to Sullivan Street is scheduled to begin on Monday.

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Sports
Locker leads Titans to 26-10 win over Chiefs

Locker leads Titans to 26-10 win over Chiefs

September 7th, 2014 4:52 pm by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer

Quarterback Jake Locker threw for 266 yards and two touchdowns, Kansas City Chiefs signal-caller Alex Smith was intercepted three times and the Titans rolled to a 26-10 victory in coach Ken Whisenhunt's regular-season debut with Tennessee.

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9/11 museum shows SEAL's shirt from bin Laden raid

September 7th, 2014 4:00 pm by JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.

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Ducks jump over Tide to No. 2, Hokies leap into AP Top 25

Ducks jump over Tide to No. 2, Hokies leap into AP Top 25

September 7th, 2014 3:50 pm by RALPH D. RUSSO, College Football Writer

After impressive performances in two of the young season's most attractive non-conference showdowns, Oregon jumped to No. 2 in The Associated Press college football poll and Virginia Tech vaulted into the rankings at No. 17.

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Veteran gets a new home, couple buys the State Theater, carousel project nears completion and more stories you may have missed

Veteran gets a new home, couple buys the State Theater, carousel project nears completion and more stories you may have missed

September 7th, 2014 10:15 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at some of the interesting and important stories you may have missed over the past week.

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Virginia Tech deals No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 defeat in Columbus

Virginia Tech deals No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 defeat in Columbus

September 7th, 2014 12:52 am by RUSTY MILLER, AP Sports Writer

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Michael Brewer passed for two touchdowns and Virginia Tech's defense stood tough at the end and the Hokies stunned No. 8 Ohio State 35-21 on Saturday night.

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