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Wednesday, December 06, 2023
State lawmakers in Tennessee demand an audit of all juvenile detention centers to see how often kids are locked up alone. A Knoxville facility illegally secluded kids for hours, even days at a time.
Wednesday, March 29, 2023
The Nashville shooter who killed six people in a school this week was able to purchase seven weapons legally, including assault rifles. It's all legally possible under Tennessee gun laws.
Saturday, March 11, 2023
In Tennessee's Turney prison, inmates serving life terms want to show younger inmates how to take a different path once they finish their sentences.
Friday, September 09, 2022
In Tennessee, teens who sought judicial permission for an abortion instead of their parents no longer have that option. Judges and others who helped teens now worry about what options are left.
Monday, August 29, 2022
Alex Youn's sister had taken legal steps to protect herself from her violent estranged husband. She and her mother were killed anyway. Youn used clues she left to change loopholes in Tennessee law.
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Abortion — and whether to get one — changed the two sisters' lives in ways that affected them for years to come. One of them wonders how her life might have been different.
Saturday, June 18, 2022
Two sisters in Tennessee each got pregnant when they were young. The paths they took and the secrets they kept have shaped their lives.
Sunday, March 13, 2022
Loosening gun laws have meant more gun thefts from cars. In Nashville, the majority of thefts are being done by juveniles, and there are calls for gun owners to be held accountable.
Friday, October 22, 2021
Among the attendees are people who also spread misinformation about 2020 presidential election and other conspiracy theories.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
U.S. veterans reflect on their time in Afghanistan as they watch the Taliban take power, uncertain of the fate of the people they know from their time at war.
Saturday, August 21, 2021
A church that earlier denied the severity of COVID-19 changed its messaging after an outbreak. But another church continues to say mask wearers and the vaccinated aren't welcome at worship services.
Thursday, July 15, 2021
One day after being fired, Tennessee's former top vaccination official said she lost her job because of false rumors about vaccination efforts, specifically for teenagers.
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
In addition to her ouster, Dr. Michelle Fiscus says Tennessee is stopping all of its vaccination outreach efforts for teens and children – not only for COVID-19 but also for other illnesses.
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
WPLN News reports on Nashville's long-suffering live music scene and the city's lack of a cohesive plan.
Monday, April 05, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has derailed "Mule Day" for a second year in a row. Now, a debate in the Tennessee town that hosts the event is split about an alternate "Mule Fest" that plans to take its place.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
The Columbus Division of Police released silent video of the fatal shooting Wednesday. The officer who fired the shots has been placed on paid administrative leave.
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Goodson, 23, was shot and killed nearly a week ago. Law enforcement authorities say he was seen earlier driving with a gun but have not offered further details of the shooting.
Wednesday, December 09, 2020
Federal agencies are investigating the death of 23-year-old Casey Goodson, a Black man who was shot and killed by law enforcement in Columbus, Ohio, on Friday.
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Mail-order prescriptions are another victim of recent changes to post office operations around the country. For some people, getting your mail on time could be a matter of life or death.
Saturday, August 01, 2020
Due to COVID-19 worker shortages, the Honda plant in Marysville, Ohio needs some of its white collar office workers, like those in accounting, to work on the assembly line with little training.