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Metro officials opening cold weather emergency shelter this weekend

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Metro Social Services is opening up an emergency shelter to help those left out in the cold.

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Mayor’s office under fire for proposal to close hospital Video included

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The Mayor’s Office is under fire and the gloves are coming off about a proposal to reduce patient care at a Nashville hospital with a tradition of serving the poor.

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Death of 2-hour-old boy ruled murder, no charges filed

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The death of a baby boy earlier this year who lived for less than two hours has been classified as a murder, according to Metro Police.

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Metro Schools administrator accused of harassment resigns Video included

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A Metro Schools administrator placed on administrative leave last month while being investigated for harassing female employees has resigned effective Friday, according to the school system.

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No injuries reported in school bus accident in Hermitage

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No students were injured when a Metro Schools bus was involved in an accident in Hermitage on Friday afternoon.

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Man shot Sunday outside Antioch home dies

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An Antioch man shot outside his home last Sunday night during a robbery attempt has died, according to police.

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Police looking for gunman in deadly shooting outside East Nashville market

Eric McClendon, 24, was killed in the shooting. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Eric McClendon, 24, was killed in the shooting. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened outside of a market on Gallatin Pike on Thursday night.

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Prosecutor: Teen's death should feel personal as Nashville murder rate rises Video included

Ja'Donte Thompson was shot and killed during a home invasion. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Ja'Donte Thompson was shot and killed during a home invasion. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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Two men are on the run after killing a 17-year-old boy who was trying to protect his family during a home invasion.

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Case against woman accused of shooting homeless man sent to grand jury Video included

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Katie Quackenbush, the woman accused in this case, says she was acting in self-defense.

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Organization donates $25,000 in honor of Officer Eric Mumaw Video included

Officer Eric Mumaw was 44 years old. (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department) Officer Eric Mumaw was 44 years old. (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department)
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The 100 Club of Nashville made a big donation in honor of a fallen Metro police officer.

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Recycling truck catches fire near Opry Mills area Video included

The truck was damaged in the fire on Music Valley Road. (WSMV) The truck was damaged in the fire on Music Valley Road. (WSMV)
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The driver had to dump his load of burning cardboard on the ground after noticing smoke and flames coming out of the truck's cargo area.

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Musician sues city after being ordered to shut down home recording studio Video included

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There’s a chance some Nashville business owners are breaking the law and don’t even know it. A law that's been on the books for years makes it difficult to work from home.

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17-year-old shot, killed while fighting back against gunmen in home invasion Video included

Police are still looking for the suspects in the deadly shooting. (WSMV) Police are still looking for the suspects in the deadly shooting. (WSMV)
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A 17-year-old was shot and killed while his family was in the other room inside a townhome off Charlotte Avenue.

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Australian couple moves to Nashville to open up cafe Video included

Steve and Natasha Gordijn moved to Nashville from Melbourne, Australia. (WSMV) Steve and Natasha Gordijn moved to Nashville from Melbourne, Australia. (WSMV)
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The couple moved all the way from Australia this past summer to open up the 37 Degrees Sth cafe in Belle Meade.

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Teen injured in south Nashville shooting

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Metro police have confirmed a 16-year-old was shot in south Nashville overnight.

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Car fire at Hermitage apartment complex remains under investigation

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Officials are investigating a car fire that happened in the parking lot of a Hermitage apartment complex.

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Metro Council votes to hire law firm in opioid lawsuit Video included

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The city of Nashville is one step closer to joining a federal lawsuit against drug companies for their role in the American opioid epidemic.

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Latest Trump travel ban prevents families from reuniting Video included

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President Donald Trump's latest travel ban forces families from certain countries to stay apart, so groups in Middle Tennessee that help immigrant families are taking step to fight the ban.

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Ethics complaint filed against fair board member over stadium vote Video included

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Two supporters of the Nashville fairgrounds have filed an ethics complaint against a member of the fair board, Bonna Johnson.

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Warning sent to parents after flu sends Metro high school students home Video included

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School officials said the Nashville School of the Arts has a large number of students out with illness. They are alerting parents to keep their children home if they are sick.

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Unloaded gun found in carry-on bag at Nashville airport

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TSA agents found an unloaded gun in a carry-on bag at Nashville International Airport on Tuesday.

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Thousands of children to receive gifts from toy drive at Nissan Stadium Video included

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Thousands of children in need will have Christmas presents to unwrap this year, thanks to a massive annual toy drive at Nissan Stadium.

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Flu affecting 'large number' of students at Nashville school

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Metro Schools officials say a "large number" of students at the Nashville School of the Arts are out battling the flu right now.

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Police arrest driver in connection with deadly hit-and-run Video included

Jose Francisco Aguilar is charged with criminal homicide. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Jose Francisco Aguilar is charged with criminal homicide. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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Jose Francisco Aguilar, 47, is charged with criminal homicide after allegedly hitting Barry Lafferty with his car.

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Police looking for suspect who fled after pursuit in north Nashville Video included

The driver got out after crashing the car until a utility pole. (WSMV) The driver got out after crashing the car until a utility pole. (WSMV)
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The pursuit began along 14th Avenue North near Heiman Street overnight.

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Suspicious package prompts evacuation of Goodwill in Berry Hill Video included

The fire department has responded to the scene on Berry Road. (Source: Nashville Fire Department) The fire department has responded to the scene on Berry Road. (Source: Nashville Fire Department)
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The Goodwill facility in Berry Hill has been evacuated after receiving a suspicious package.

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Opry Mills to host Santa event for children with special needs

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Families with children with special needs will be able to attend a special event at Opry Mills Mall on Sunday.

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Mayor to host Nashville Christmas tree lighting ceremony

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A Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter will help Mayor Megan Barry flip the switch on this year's Metro Christmas tree.

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Nashville preparing for annual downtown Christmas parade Video included

The Nashville Zoo is putting together a float for this year's parade. (WSMV) The Nashville Zoo is putting together a float for this year's parade. (WSMV)
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Final touches are being put on the floats for Saturday's annual Christmas parade through downtown Nashville.

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Metro Legal says no conflict of interest in soccer stadium vote Video included

Artist's rendering of the proposed soccer stadium at the fairgrounds. (WSMV file) Artist's rendering of the proposed soccer stadium at the fairgrounds. (WSMV file)
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Metro’s Legal Department has issued an opinion that Fair Board Chairman Ned Horton’s past involvement in a nonprofit soccer association is not a conflict of interest when it comes to voting on a soccer stadium proposed for the fairgrounds.

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Suspect in 1996 tanning salon murders posts bond Video included

Patrick Streater (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department) Patrick Streater (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department)
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The man accused of brutally murdering two young women in a case that sat unsolved for nearly two decades is expected to be released from jail soon.

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Group files lawsuit to stop soccer stadium at fairgrounds Video included

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A group called Save Our Fairgrounds filed the lawsuit on Wednesday afternoon. It asks for an injunction to stop the city from “giving away” prime valuable land for a soccer stadium and a 10-acre development.

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Hearing scheduled for suspect in deadly MTA bus shooting Video included

Antonio Jones (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Antonio Jones (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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A hearing is scheduled on Wednesday morning for the man who police say shot and killed another man on an MTA bus.

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2 men arrested for attempted robbery at Melrose-area Kroger Video included

The two men were arrested after the incident at the Kroger on Franklin Road. (WSMV) The two men were arrested after the incident at the Kroger on Franklin Road. (WSMV)
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Police are investigating an attempted robbery at the Kroger in the Melrose area.

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Division Street extension bridge officially opens

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Mayor Megan Barry said she would like to see more pedestrian- and bike-friendly connectors like the one that just opened on Division Street.

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MetroCenter office briefly evacuated after suspicious package reported Video included

The building was briefly evacuated on Tuesday morning. (WSMV) The building was briefly evacuated on Tuesday morning. (WSMV)
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The Cigna-HealthSpring office at MetroCenter was briefly evacuated due to a suspicious package found on Tuesday.

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Man indicted for murder of clerk at west Nashville market

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The East Tennessee man accused of killing a convenience store clerk in west Nashville while with a teenage girl at the center of an Amber Alert has been indicted on murder charges by the Davidson County Grand Jury.

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News 4 teaming up with Salvation Army for Giving Tuesday Video included

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Giving Tuesday is the single largest day of giving, following the madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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Man dies after being shot on MTA bus in Madison Video included

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The suspected shooter on a Metro Transit Authority bus in Madison has surrendered to police.

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BNA Vision projects to impact traffic, parking at airport

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There are some changes coming to Nashville International Airport in the next few weeks.

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Iconic jet to be removed from Centennial Park Video included

The jet was moved to Centennial Park in 1961. (WSMV) The jet was moved to Centennial Park in 1961. (WSMV)
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Centennial Park is saying goodbye to its iconic F-86 L Sabre jet on Monday.

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Two facing charges in armed home invasion after unrelated car crash

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Metro Police identified the suspects in a terrifying armed robbery in Madison after they were involved in an unrelated crash later that same day.

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Woman carjacked by 4 men on Lipscomb University campus

Police released this photo of the suspects. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Police released this photo of the suspects. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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According to police, one of the men tapped the driver's side window of the victim's car with a handgun and told her to get out of the car. The woman said she reached for her purse, which is when another teen said, "You're not taking that."

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Adventure Science Center sells out of solar eclipse glasses

The Adventure Science Center put out this sign to let visitors know the glasses were sold out. (WSMV) The Adventure Science Center put out this sign to let visitors know the glasses were sold out. (WSMV)
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After days of long lines, the Adventure Science Center has sold out of glasses for the solar eclipse. Stay with News 4 for updates on this story.

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Former Titan Oher's court hearing reset for October Video included

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A former Tennessee Titans player appeared in court today after a fateful Uber ride where he allegedly drunkenly assaulted the driver in a gas station parking lot. 

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Old Hickory neighbors say drainage issues lead to flooded homes

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The rain came down hard and heavy on Sunday, with nearly 5 inches of rain falling in just a few hours. There are several residents who are still working to pump water out of their basements.

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2-year-old Preds fan dies of cancer, community voices support Video included

Trip Phinney received a visit from Predators players Mike Fisher and Roman Josi. (Source: Team Trip / Facebook) Trip Phinney received a visit from Predators players Mike Fisher and Roman Josi. (Source: Team Trip / Facebook)
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Monday, Trip passed away following a battle with cancer that lasted most of his life. For both those who did and didn't know him, Trip left quite an impression. 

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Community meeting gets heated over homeless village

Artist's rendering of the planned micro home community. (WSMV) Artist's rendering of the planned micro home community. (WSMV)
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Some residents in a Nashville neighborhood are not happy about a local church's plan. The "Tiny Village" of micro homes for the homeless will be behind Glencliff Church in south Nashville.

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Glencliff community at odds over micro homes village for homeless

Artist's rendering of the planned micro home community. (WSMV) Artist's rendering of the planned micro home community. (WSMV)
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The quiet green parcel of land in front of the Glencliff United Methodist Church will soon be home to 22 tiny houses designed for Nashville's most vulnerable homeless population.

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Police ID suspect in rape, abduction, robbery near Belmont

A woman was abducted from her apartment Monday morning. (WSMV) A woman was abducted from her apartment Monday morning. (WSMV)
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According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, the victim said she woke up and saw a man in her bedroom holding a razor blade around 4 a.m. Monday.

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Nurse killed in stabbing at Wedgewood condo; police searching for suspect

Tiffany Ferguson's family shared this photo of her. Tiffany Ferguson's family shared this photo of her.
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Metro police are searching for the man who fatally stabbed a woman inside her Wedgewood condo on Tuesday morning.

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Metro police officer dies while trying to save woman in Cumberland River

Officer Eric Mumaw was 44 years old. (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department) Officer Eric Mumaw was 44 years old. (Source: Metro Nashville Police Department)
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Metro Officer Eric Mumaw died Thursday morning while trying to save a woman who was threatening to drive her car into the Cumberland River.

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Police officer shot in north Nashville; Suspected gunman found dead

The shooting happened at the Cumberland Inn on West Trinity Lane. (WSMV) The shooting happened at the Cumberland Inn on West Trinity Lane. (WSMV)
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A police officer was shot in the shoulder while responding to a call at the Cumberland Inn on Tuesday morning, according to the Metro Nashville Police Department.

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Sergeant on leave after shooting armed man at Donelson restaurant

Jordan Agnew was shot during an armed confrontation with police. (Source: Metro Nashville PD) Jordan Agnew was shot during an armed confrontation with police. (Source: Metro Nashville PD)
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Police said the suspect, Jordan Martel Agnew, was a disgruntled former employee of Uncle Bud's on Old Lebanon Pike.

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Police: Driver in Ellington Pkwy crash died from gunshot wound

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Metro police say the driver of a pickup truck who ran off of Ellington Parkway early Tuesday morning appears to have died from a gunshot wound.

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Nashville marijuana decriminalization bill passes final reading

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Metro Council has passed a bill that would decriminalize small amounts of marijuana in Nashville.

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Mayor, police chief asking for $1M for equipment to protect officers

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Nashville city leaders have announced a plan to spend $1 million on equipment for police officers. The equipment, which includes ballistic plates and vests, is designed for officers who are going into tense environments.

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Nashville to host dozens of free events for Marine Week

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More than 80 free events will be offered throughout Music City encompassing the theme of "Community, Country and Corps."

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2 Metro police officers decommissioned over social media posts

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Two Metro police officers were decommissioned just days apart. It stems from their behavior on social media, specifically Facebook.

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City working to improve Nashville's worst intersections

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Mayor Megan Barry promised to improve traffic. The first evidence of that a plan to spend millions improving 15 intersections in Nashville.

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Some neighbors push against higher density housing proposal

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Neighborhoods around Nashville are seeing new homes pop up every day, sometimes creating tension between developers and neighbors.

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State investigates legality of work around possible rock quarry site

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The signs against a possible rock quarry are everywhere around Old Hickory. The quarry's not a done deal, but crews are already at work on the land. The state's in the midst of an investigation into whether the company has the proper permits for what they're doing. More>>

Suspect accused of shooting at Metro officers released from hospital, booked into jail

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Matthew McKervey allegedly shot at police when they came to his apartment on Hawkins Street to serve a drug-related search warrant last week.. More>>

Growth tops voters' concerns in Nashville mayoral race

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With Nashville growing like never before, voters said growth and development are the top concerns in the upcoming mayoral race. More>>

How safe are Nashville's greenways?

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Nashville has gotten a lot of praise for its greenways, but are security concerns on the trails being kept secret. More>>

Police searching for 2 men after fatal shooting in Antioch

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The search is on for two men in connection to an attempted robbery turned fatal shooting in Antioch. More>>

Councilman crusades for harsher penalties for illegal dumping

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Dozens of used mattresses dumped along the side of Nashville roads have become an ugly and expensive eyesore. And Metro authorities are having a tough time getting the dumping to stop. More>>

Truck collides with horse on Old Hickory Boulevard

A Nashville family's truck was destroyed after colliding with a horse overnight. The family was driving down Old Hickory Boulevard when they say two horses ran across the road in front of them. More>>

Robber holds up Sonic on Murfreesboro Road

Police are searching for an armed robber who caused a big mess at a south Nashville Sonic overnight. More>>

Scheme busted that would get teens beer with secret password

A secret word may have been all that separated underage buyers and the alcohol they were after, and undercover video tells the story. More>>

Lawyer who stole from dementia patient sentenced

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Former attorney John E. Clemmons is sentenced to 8 years for stealing from a dementia patient who was his ward. More>>

Restaurateur pledges help for couple who escaped flood

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After reading about a couple who lost everything in Thursday's flood, a stranger who knows the personal anguish a flood can cause reached out with an act of kindness that is inspiring the community. More>>

9-year-old Nashville girl killed in Chattanooga crash

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A 9-year-old girl died and four other family members were injured in a crash early today on I-24 in Chattanooga. More>>

Nashville Children's Theater seeks donations after big budget gap

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The Nashville Children's Theater - the oldest such professional theater company in the country - is some $70,000 in the red this year. More>>

Startup business owners pitch ideas at conference

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At the first ever Southland Conference at the Cannery Ballroom, startup business owners had to make a grand impression to potential investors. More>>

Man killed on I-40 in Nashville

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A man died after being hit by at least two vehicles Saturday night on Interstate 40 near downtown Nashville. More>>

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Pipeline project resumes after Radnor Lake spill

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Piedmont Gas crews have resumed construction on the controversial pipeline project at Radnor Lake State Park after a messy problem last week. More>>

2 face charges for harboring 17-year-old murder suspect

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A woman was arrested Friday and another person is being sought after the arrest of a 17-year-old boy accused of killing a Pearl-Cohn student. More>>

Cousin accused of harboring teen murder suspect says he's innocent

A man accused of harboring a teenage murder suspect surrendered to authorities but said he is innocent. More>>

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