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Nashville fire captain investigated for on-duty visit to adult website

September 3rd, 2010 4:49 am by Brian Haas

A veteran Nashville fire captain is under investigation after the department says he spent time on an adult website while on duty. Capt. Jeffrey T. Piercey has been moved to the Nashville Fire Department's training division as administrators investigat

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Eid festival, 9/11 overlap is dilemma for Tenn. Muslims

September 3rd, 2010 4:46 am by Bob Smietana

Yusuf Abdullah, longtime imam of the Masjid Al-Islam mosque in Nashville, will look to the sky Thursday in hopes of seeing a new crescent moon. If it appears, then Ramadan the monthlong mandatory fast for Muslims will be over. Abdullah and other loca

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Hurricane Earl weakens to Category 1, heads for Northeast

September 3rd, 2010 4:26 am by Associated Press

BUXTON, N.C. (AP) Hurricane Earl churned past the North Carolina Outer Banks and its powerful gusts and driving rains were starting to be felt in southeastern Virginia early Friday, the beginning of at least 24 hours of stormy, windy weather along the Ea

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Report: Sharp drop in illegal border crossings

September 2nd, 2010 1:18 pm by Associated Press

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Gulf oil rig explodes off La. coast

September 2nd, 2010 11:59 am by Associated Press

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Some bunker down, some flee as Hurricane Earl approaches land

September 2nd, 2010 9:58 am by Associated Press

BUXTON, N.C. (AP) Hurricane Earl was barreling toward the Eastern Seaboard on Thursday with winds swirling at around 145 mph and forecasters were trying to pinpoint exactly how close the strongest winds and heaviest surge would get to North Carolina's fr

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Medical journal: Diet drug should be withdrawn from U.S. market because of heart attack, stroke risks

September 2nd, 2010 8:46 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES The prescription diet drug sibutramine, sold under the brand name Meridia, should be taken off the market because it raises the risk of heart attacks and strokes in some patients, the editor of the New England Journal of Medicine said Wednesd

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