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MNPS school board to consider taking on high-stakes testing

A former teacher serving on the Metro school board is taking aim at the number of standardized tests students are taking each year. More

Grand jury indicts 4 former Vanderbilt players for raping unconscious woman

Four ex-Vanderbilt football players were indicted by grand jury Friday and Metro police arrested Cory Batey More

Dean administration files $14M appropriations bill for Metro maintenance, repairs

Two of Metro’s struggling enterprises — Municipal, Fairgrounds — see extra money for maintenance as well   More

Haslam: no decision yet on Medicaid deal

Haslam plans trip to D.C. to try to work out an agreement to offer more people care without expanding TennCare   More

MNPS’ new grading policy hits rift with teachers, parents

This year, MNPS teachers will bring into play new rubric that cuts out bottom half of grading scale   More

Editorial: Why Nashville needs newspapers

We arrive here at the end. More
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'City Paper' history marked by strong readership, instability

With a revolving cast of management, paper was never able to attain profitability More

Legal opinion may breathe life into Fairgrounds repairs, plans

Fairgrounds likely will remain fairgrounds for foreseeable future. And yet it’s not entirely clear what that means More
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Police cameras go up in East Nashville, but not for traffic enforcement

Cameras have been used successfully in past, allowing officers to look for additional evidence after crime More

Metro says flood waters receding, Cumberland not at risk of flooding

During a two-hour time frame, approximately 1,800 emergency and non-emergency calls were received More

Harwell not budging on pre-K funding

Latest study results, however, show student gains in the program diminish over time More

Country Hall of Famer 'Cowboy' Jack Clement dies

Clement reportedly died in hospice care Thursday morning. He was 82 More

More rain pushes through after morning flash floods damage homes, businesses

NWS extends flash flood warning until 3 p.m. Thursday More

State architect named to head general services

Robert E. Oglesby will replace Steve Cates as commissioner of Department of General Services More

Heavy rain, flash flooding in Nashville area

NWS issued flash flood warning until 8 a.m. for Davidson and parts of Wilson and Sumner counties More

Judge warns CCA witnesses of criminal probe

Inmates sued contending prison run by Nashville's CCA was so violent prisoners call it "Gladiator School" More

Embattled U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais kicks off bid for 3rd term

DesJarlais tried to previously cast doubt on reports of violent behavior and extramarital affairs More

Weekly Obsession: Lowe Finney and tales of future past

Following and exodus of young talent, Democrats would be wise to build their bench again More

Man pleads guilty to series of South Nashville rapes, robberies

Rony Sorto was sentenced to 40 years for aggravated kidnapping, aggravated robbery and aggravated rape More

Corker criticizes effort to defund health care law

Senator says government shutdown would not halt spending for most health care but instead stop military pay   More