2 teens charged in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

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AP) — Authorities have charged two juveniles with starting an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Man killed in Tennessee River boating accident

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AP) — A North Carolina man was killed when a fishing boat was forced underwater in the Tennessee River LENOIR CITY, Tenn. (AP)

New hearing ordered in 1990s Tennessee truck stop killing

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AP) — A Tennessee appeals court has ruled that a truck driver who is serving life in prison for three killings in the 1990s deserves a court hearing related to DNA analysis in the case GREENVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

TVA's new gas plant in Tennessee ready to run

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AP) — The Tennessee Valley Authority's new gas-fired power plant in Tennessee is ready to run MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP)

Tennessee Innovation, Gonzeaux #6 – Persistence Personifies Nashville

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Nashville,, Tennessee — Saturday May 12, Gonzeaux #6. Nashville is throwing the recession out of town. The building boom cut short by the downturn seems to be back in full swing here.

AP-BKC--Middle Tennessee-UNC Asheville Box

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Long-range shooting helps Tennessee offset inexperience

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AP) — Tennessee's long-range shooting is helping the Volunteers compensate for their lack of experience KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Guard Kwe Parker to transfer from Tennessee

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AP) — Guard Kwe Parker is leaving Tennessee after one year with the program KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

AP source: Middle Tennessee to hire UNC Asheville coach

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A person familiar with the situation says Middle Tennessee has agreed on a deal for UNC Asheville's Nick McDevitt to be the Blue Raiders basketball coach

North Carolina hospital wants acquisition by Tennessee firm

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AP) — A North Carolina hospital says it expects no significant job losses if it is taken over by a Tennessee company ASEHVILLE, N.C. (AP)

No. 7 North Carolina edges Tennessee 73-71

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7 North Carolina rally from 15 down to beat Tennessee 73-71 on Sunday CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) AP) — Justin Jackson scored the go-ahead basket with 2:14 left to help No.

Tennessee capitalizes on 32-0 run to whip High Point 84-53

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AP) — Lamonte' Turner and Jordan Bone each scored 16 points Tuesday as Tennessee went on an early 32-0 run and rolled to an 84-53 triumph over High Point KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

East Carolina hires ex-Tennessee football assistant Mahoney

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AP) — East Carolina has hired former Tennessee assistant Don Mahoney as its offensive line coach GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP)

3 more bodies found in Tennessee wildfire ruins; toll at 7

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AP) — Three more bodies were found in the ruins of wildfires that torched hundreds of homes and businesses in the Great Smoky Mountains area, raising the death toll to seven, a Tennessee mayor said Wednesday GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP)

East Tennessee's Bradford, Wofford's Magee win SoCon awards

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AP) — East Tennessee guard Desonta Bradford and Wofford guard Fletcher Magee have won Southern Conference player of the year awards SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP)

East Tennessee overtakes Greensboro 68-65

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Cromer added 13 and East Tennessee overtook UNC Greensboro in the final minute for a 68-65 win Saturday GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) AP) — Deuce Bello scored 16 points, T.J.

Tennessee's Barnes: Gut feeling Gonzaga will win NCAA title

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AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes has faced every team in the Final Four and has a prediction regarding a potential championship game matchup KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Tennessee, Wake Forest agree to home-and-home series

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AP) — Tennessee and Wake Forest will matchup in men's basketball showdowns each of the next two seasons as part of a home-and-home series KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Tennessee mayor raises wildfire death toll to 4

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Thunderstorms dumped much needed rain on eastern Tennessee overnight as thousands of people waited anxiously for news about their homes after wildfires tore through this resort community, killing at least four people GATLINBURG, Tenn.

NC State adds transfer Stephen Griffin from Tennessee

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AP) — North Carolina State says safety Stephen Griffin is transferring in from Tennessee RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Johnson, King help Middle Tennessee beat Charlotte 78-73

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AP) — Antwain Johnson had 23 points on 10-of-15 shooting and Nick King had his seventh double-double of the season to help Middle Tennessee hold off Charlotte for a 78-73 win on Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

East Tennessee wildfires: Obama issues disaster declaration

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President Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration to speed federal recovery aid to victims of the recent deadly wildfires in a hard-hit eastern Tennessee county

East Tennessee State cruises past Western Carolina 66-50

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AP) — Desonta Bradford scored 16 points, including two 3-pointers, and East Tennessee State extended its win streak to 10 with a 66-50 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP)

NC State holds off Tennessee State 67-55 in overtime

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AP) — Terry Henderson hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 2:57 left in overtime to help North Carolina State beat Tennessee State 67-55 on Saturday RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

The Latest: Obama talks with Tennessee governor about fires

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AP) — The Latest on wildfires in Tennessee that killed seven people and destroyed hundreds of buildings (all times local GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP)

Former Raiders, Tennessee OL Marvin dies following ALS fight

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AP) — Former Super Bowl champion and Tennessee player Mickey Marvin has died HENDERSON, N.C. (AP)

Stockstill sets Middle Tennessee passing record in win

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AP) — Brent Stockstill threw for 255 yards and three touchdowns to become Middle Tennessee's all-time passing leader, Tavares Thomas ran for two scores, and the Blue Raiders beat Charlotte 35-21 on Saturday CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Viewfinders unveil Tennessee fall colors for the colorblind

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AP) — Tennessee tourism officials have installed viewfinders at three scenic spots, including an overlook in the Great Smoky Mountains, to help colorblind people see the fall foliage burst with color for the first time GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP)

Tennessee man arrested in North Carolina in 2015 deaths

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marshals in North Carolina have arrested a man in the deaths of three people in Tennessee in 2015 MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) AP) — Deputy U.S.

Spencer's 4TDs lead W. Carolina past E. Tennessee St. 49-10

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AP) — Redshirt freshman Donnavan Spencer posted career highs with 21 carries for 139 yards and four rushing touchdowns to help lead Western Carolina past East Tennessee State 49-10 on Saturday CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP)

Tennessee Valley Authority votes against floating houses

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AP) — The Tennessee Valley Authority has voted to remove floating houses from its reservoirs, but it's giving owners 30 years to comply NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

UNCW beats East Tennessee State 94-73

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AP) — Chris Flemmings scored 18 points and UNC Wilmington defeated East Tennessee State 94-73 on Saturday JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP)

Tennessee breezes past overmatched Western Carolina 55-10

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AP) — Tennessee bounced back from a heartbreaking loss to Oklahoma by taking out its frustrations on Western Carolina KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

East Tennessee State tops NC Central 72-68

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Cromer scored 12 points, and made some clutch free throws late, to help East Tennessee State beat North Carolina Central 72-68 Monday night DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — T.J.

East Tennessee State tops NC Central 72-68

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Cromer scored 12 points, and made some clutch free throws late, to help East Tennessee State beat North Carolina Central 72-68 Monday night DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — T.J.

Tennessee Valley Authority cutting back solar incentives

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AP) — The Tennessee Valley Authority is rethinking the way it treats solar power, and that has some environmentalists and local solar installers worried BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP)

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Kennard, No. 5 Duke top Tennessee St 65-55 in Giles' debut

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5 Duke beat Tennessee State 65-55 on Monday night DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Luke Kennard scored 24 points and No.

Man arrested in Tennessee in Charlotte man's shooting death

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AP) — A teenager has been arrested in Tennessee and charged in the shooting death of a Charlotte man last month CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Tennessee coach clarifies timetable on Maggitt's return

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AP) — Tennessee coach Butch Jones says defensive end/linebacker Curt Maggitt remains several weeks away from returning to action KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP)

Eastbound I-40 at Tennessee line closed due to tanker spill

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AP) — A tanker truck has overturned and spilled its load of tar on Interstate 40 near the Tennessee line, leading transportation officials in North Carolina to close the eastbound lanes ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP)