Tennessee

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Tennessee is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Tennessee is the 36th largest and the 16th most populous of the 50 United States. Tennessee is bordered by Kentucky to the north, Virginia to the northeast, North Carolina to the east, Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi to the south, Arkansas to the west, and Missouri to the northwest. The Appalachian Mountains dominate the eastern part of the state, and the Mississippi River forms the state's western border. Nashville is the state's capital and largest city, with a 2017 population of 667,560 and a 2017 metro population of 1,903,045. Tennessee's second largest city is Memphis, which had a population of 652,236 in 2017.

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States ready public beaches and parks for Memorial Day kickoff, Tennessee zoo researchers find promise for endangered toads, and more
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As many as 1,520 personnel from the Central Armed Paramalitary Forces and over 38,000 from state police have been deployed on duty.
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Judd Ward helps Auburn outlast Tennessee 5-3 to eliminate Volunteers from SEC Tournament
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Tennessee transfer Mimi Collins returns to her home state to play for Maryland
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Tennesssee state House Speaker Glen Casada lost a vote of confidence of Republicans on Monday, weeksΒ after a Tennessean investigation found Casada had exchanged..
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Three Democratic U.S. senators on Tuesday questioned a decision by Volkswagen AG's U.S. unit to delay a union election for workers at its Tennessee assembly..
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Three Democratic U.S. senators on Tuesday questioned the decision by Volkswagen AG's U.S. unit to delay a union election for workers at its Tennessee assembly..
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Massachusetts veteran embarks on cross-country walk, elementary school axes Hitler in Tennessee, and more
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Don Johnson in Tennessee and Michael Brandon Samra in Alabama both received lethal injections Thursday night for separate crimes
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Tennessee on Thursday executed a 68-year-old man who was convicted three decades ago of suffocating his wife with a large plastic garbage bag, a crime he blamed..
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Tennessee on Thursday executed a 68-year-old man who was convicted three decades ago of suffocating his wife with a large plastic garbage bag, a crime he blamed..
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Condemned inmates in Tennessee can spend up to $20 on a last meal before they are executed. Donnie Edward Johnson declined to pick one.
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Fred's is closing 104 more stores, which represent 18% of the company. Mississippi, Arkansas, Georgia and Tennessee losing the most locations.
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A 68-year-old man who was convicted three decades ago of suffocating his wife with a large plastic garbage bag, a crime he blamed on an inmate on work release,..
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Former Tennessee reserve forward Derrick Walker transferring to Nebraska
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The Gatlinburg SkyBridge, North America's longest pedestrian suspension bridge, is set to open in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, on May 17.
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Memphis BBQ fest prompts TSA reminder in Tennessee, widowed swan may have found love in Oregon, and more
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