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Discarded household items can serve as the foundation for a new home and a new life for some MTSU students in the annual “Great Giveaway.”

Raiders for Christ, an MTSU student organization, will accept donations of gently used furniture and other goods from 8:30 a.m. to midnight Saturday, Aug. 1, through Wednesday, Aug. 19, at its headquarters, 1105 E. Bell St. in Murfreesboro.

The items will be given to MTSU international students from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 22.

America's most embarrassing statistic — and one effort to change it

Why is the US the only industrialized nation with a rising rate of maternal mortality? Supermodel-turned-maternal health advocate, Christy Turlington Burns talks about her latest mission to raise awareness about maternal deaths.

Sarah Hepola's Blackout is more then just another drinking memoir

Blackout memoirist Sarah Hepola writes candidly about the nights she can't forget — because she can't remember them.



Canada is burning and America is choking on her smoke

Canada's wildfires are sending smoke billowing south, thanks to the jet stream and changes in the location of high pressure systems across the US. All that smoke has led to air quality alerts around the US — from the Pacific Northwest to the Upper Midwest.

FROM THE NEWSROOM: What does the Greek crisis really mean for Europe down the road? Good question.

Should we get used to reading serious literature on smartphones?

Clive Thompson, who just read War and Peace on his iPhone, on whether massive texts and the latest tech work well together.