Tennessee

FILE - In this May 1, 2019 file photo, Taylor Swift arrives at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Swift says she’s kicking off Pride month by asking Tennessee’s Republican U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander to protect LGBTQ rights and support the Equality Act. The musician, who lives in Tennessee, posted a letter on social media early Saturday, June 1 that she supported the House’s recent passage of the Equality Act, which would extend civil rights protections to LGBT people by prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
June 01, 2019 - 12:08 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Taylor Swift says she's kicking off Pride Month by asking Tennessee's Republican U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander to protect LGBTQ rights and support the Equality Act. The pop star, who lives in Tennessee, posted a letter on social media early Saturday that she supported the House'...
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MAGA hat
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February 18, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Cops arrested a Tennessee man after he allegedly pulled a gun on a man and woman wearing “Make America Great Again” hats.
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Cyntoia Brown, the Nashville woman sentenced to life in prison at age 16 for the murder of a stranger who picked her up at a fast food restaurant.
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January 07, 2019 - 2:06 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn (1010 WINS) -- Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has granted clemency to Cyntoia Brown. Brown had been sentenced to life in prison for a murder she claims was self-defense after becoming the victim of sex trafficking. RELATED: ‘Smallville’ Actress Makes Court Appearance In Sex...
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Dog Crate File
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June 11, 2018 - 8:48 am
MEMPHIS (1010 WINS) -- A 62-year-old woman in Tennessee had some explaining to do after she was caught on video driving her two grandchildren around in the back of her pickup truck. The 8 and 9-year-old were sitting in dog crates on a 95 degree day. Neighbors were predictable shocked. "It's...
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A Long Island Iced Tea
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May 11, 2018 - 9:35 am
ISLAND PARK, N.Y. (1010 WINS) -- If you're of a certain age and you grew up on Long Island, you know that the Long Island Iced Tea is a relatively recent invention -- supposedly dating back to 1972, in the Hamptons. The people of Kingsport, Tennessee say they actually invented it 50 years earlier,...
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Nashville Waffle House Shooting
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April 22, 2018 - 11:30 am
Four people were killed, and four others were injured, in a shooting at a Waffle House in Tennessee early Sunday.
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