Predators, Ducks win away from advancing to Western finals

Predators, Ducks win away from advancing to Western finals NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators aren’t happy about letting a first chance at franchise history slip through their fingers. The Edmonton Oilers can look at themselves after one of the biggest collapses ever in the NHL playoffs has put…

9-2 favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop

9-2 favorite Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in the slop LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A trainer and jockey accustomed to success. A headstrong horse with a mind of its own. Together, they harnessed their collective talents to win the Kentucky Derby. Always Dreaming splashed through the slop for a 2…

Bronze plaque stolen from community amphitheater in Crossville

Bronze plaque stolen from community amphitheater in Crossville CROSSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A bronze plaque was reported stolen from an outdoor community amphitheater in Crossville. The theft at the Cumberland County – Crossville Community Amphitheater was reported by city employees on Thursday. According to authorities, the commemorative plaque is valued…

Franklin woman killed by SUV while helping injured dog

Franklin woman killed by SUV while helping injured dog A woman who had stopped to help an injured dog on the road was hit by a vehicle and killed Friday night in Franklin.            Source: GANNETT Syndication Service Click to read more.

Crayola’s newest color is a hue of blue discovered in 2009

Crayola’s newest color is a hue of blue discovered in 2009 EASTON, PA (AP) — Crayola’s new crayon color will be based on a blue pigment discovered in 2009. Scientists at Oregon State University accidentally discovered the brilliant blue hue when they were experimenting with materials that could be used…

Barbershop: The State Of Health Care, Police Brutality And Racism In America

Barbershop: The State Of Health Care, Police Brutality And Racism In America Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: And now it’s time for the Barbershop. That’s where we sit down with a group of interesting folks to talk about the news of the week and whatever…

On The Eve Of French Election, Hackers Release Data From Macron Campaign

On The Eve Of French Election, Hackers Release Data From Macron Campaign Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: We’re going to start the program today in France, where the most unpredictable and consequential presidential election in decades provided one last twist before the French head to…

North Carolina Reverend Says Trump's Executive Order Is About 'Religious Bigotry'

North Carolina Reverend Says Trump's Executive Order Is About 'Religious Bigotry' Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: Let’s go back to one of the executive orders President Trump signed this week that got a lot of attention, in part because he led a ceremony in the…

50,000 Haitians Face Uncertain Future Under Trump Administration.

50,000 Haitians Face Uncertain Future Under Trump Administration. Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: Immigration is often in the news, most often in connection with undocumented immigration or the fairness of various enforcement measures. But now we have a slightly different kind of immigration story. In…

Going There: A Conversation In San Diego About Life Around The U.S.-Mexico Border

Going There: A Conversation In San Diego About Life Around The U.S.-Mexico Border Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit MICHEL MARTIN, HOST: Earlier this week, we took the program to San Diego, Calif., for the latest installment in our live events series we call Going There. Together with member…