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12:25pm

Mon February 10, 2014
Top Stories

Survivors of Fire that Killed Nine Improving

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The conditions of a father and daughter who were the only survivors in a Kentucky house fire that killed nine family members have been upgraded.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center officials said Monday that 36-year-old Chad Watson and his 11-year-old daughter, Kylie, are both in stable condition. Hospital spokesman Craig Boerner said the two had been in critical but stable condition since they arrived on Jan. 30 but were upgraded over the weekend.

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12:23pm

Mon February 10, 2014
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Mid-State Woman Shot in Church Dies

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A woman who was shot inside a Putman County church last week has died from her injuries.

The Putnam County Sheriff's Office said that 61-year-old Etta Medley died on Sunday after being shot by her brother-in-law during a domestic violence incident at the Double Springs Church.

Investigators say Medley was trying to save her sister when she was shot by her brother-in-law inside the church in the Double Springs community on Feb. 2.

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9:40am

Mon February 10, 2014
Arts

Bruce Springsteen Coming to the Mid-State

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen is coming back to America, and the mid-state is on his tour calendar.

The music icon announced a new set of U.S. tour dates Monday after finishing recent treks in South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.

Springsteen and the E Street Band will kick off the 15-date tour on April 8 in Cincinnati. His new tour will visit Nashville, Tenn.; Atlanta; Tampa, Fla.; and Houston, among other cities.

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8:27am

Mon February 10, 2014
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Vanderbilt Study Looks at Musicians' Hearing Loss

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt University has launched a study aimed at understanding the effects of hearing loss on musicians.

The Tennessean reports that doctoral student Kristen D'Onofrio in Vanderbilt's audiology program is conducting the study. She’s testing Nashville musicians with hearing loss as part of a research project she hopes will spur an entire career studying the issue

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6:01am

Thu February 6, 2014
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Federal Judge Orders Williamson Schools to Re-Enroll 19 Year-Old Student

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) — A federal court judge has ordered the Williamson County school system to re-enroll a 19-year-old student who was forced to leave school because of a medical condition.

The Tennessean is reporting that U.S. District Judge John Nixon said the student, who had been away for almost two years because of his health, can return to class and get his high school diploma.

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