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‘The teacher has to catalog every single book’: Teacher says students can’t read any of her books until they’re screened for ‘age appropriateness’

'The kids in here are asking me, 'can I go get a book and read?' and I have to say 'no you can't.''

On Aug 15, 2022 by Cecilia Lenzen

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‘My work almost killed me by overworking me’: Restaurant employee says she almost died from a severe asthma attack at work

She says she had to go into work the next day to pay off her hospital bills.

On Aug 13, 2022 by Jack Alban

Ice-cream shop blurred background tweet by Lindsay Fogarty 'A grown adult man who owns an ice cream shop in Tennessee made my 10 year old autistic son cry because he wouldn't sell us ice cream because we wouldn't take our masks off. We have a rare disease, and our immune compromised.'

‘I don’t have words right now’: An ice cream shop reportedly turned away a disabled customer and her son when they refused to take off their masks

The ice cream shop has reportedly made anti-masking posts in the past.

On May 15, 2022 by Dan Latu

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Video: Man scares away bear that broke into his parked car

Most people wondered if insurance would cover the damages.

On Jul 18, 2021 by Kahron Spearman

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University offers scholarship to fourth-grader after he got bullied for homemade T-shirt

It's a nice story, but it highlights greater problems with the American higher education system.

On Sep 13, 2019 by Siobhan Ball

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Report: Federal agent fired shots while chasing an undocumented immigrant

The man from Mexico reportedly drove toward the agent.

On Sep 6, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

Two snaps from the video show Nashville PD officer Barrett Teague assaulting Adreneyonia Ensley

Cop resigns after video shows him slamming Black woman against car during traffic stop

Barrett Teague was caught on video assaulting Adreneyonia Ensley.

On Aug 2, 2019 by Samira Sadeque

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WWE’s Kane wins mayor’s race in Tennessee

Kane will be mayor.

On Aug 3, 2018 by Chris Illuminati

An American flag waving with a Facebook post of a naturalized citizen stating that she's being told she isn't a U.S. citizen.

Tennessee’s election site is not allowing naturalized citizens to register to vote

At least 10 people reportedly had issues registering online.

On Jul 3, 2018 by Samantha Grasso

A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officer.

Tennessee passes bill that allows local authorities to detain immigrants

It also outlaws sanctuary cities.

On Apr 26, 2018 by Samantha Grasso

Murals of lynchings and the Confederate flag at South Cumberland Elementary School.

Elementary school removes murals of lynching, Confederate flag after viral Facebook post

'How you feel about these racist symbols being on full public display where children can see them?'

On Mar 6, 2018 by Samantha Grasso

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White nationalist group plans to protest Knoxville’s Women’s March

March organizers are working with police to ensure people's safety.

On Jan 18, 2018 by Samantha Grasso

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Twitter responds to painful viral video of bullied Tennessee child

This video will break your heart.

On Dec 10, 2017 by Chris Tognotti

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‘White Lives Matter’ protesters allegedly attack interracial couple after Tennessee march

'How does White Lives Matter punch me, a white woman, in the face?'

On Oct 30, 2017 by Josh Katzowitz

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Suspect in Tennessee mass shooting reportedly wanted retaliation against Dylann Roof (updated)

Law enforcement found a note in the gunman's vehicle.

On Sep 24, 2017 by Chris Tognotti