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Sentencing halted in killing of Clemson U. student

Updated: 09/11/2008 - A South Carolina judge has delayed the sentencing hearing for a Tennessee man facing a possible death sentence for raping and strangling a Clemson University student after defense attorneys asked for a mistrial.

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Tiny Philadelphia, Tenn., not dissolving

Posted: 09/11/2008 - The small town of Philadelphia, in East Tennessee, is not dissolving its local government, despite having no candidates for town offices.

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To the school board, cost of student security is priceless

Updated: 09/11/2008 - On Wednesday night, Superintendent Jim McIntyre went before the Knox County School Board to explain his new proposal for boosting school security. His plan is made up of eight individual requests that will cost about $195,000 to implement.

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High-tech cameras bring eagle eyes to Rocky Top

Updated: 09/11/2008 - The University of Tennessee isn't satisfied with Neyland Stadium being ranked among the best in the nation, because they also want the 102,000 seat facility be the leader in crowd security.

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Expert: Student's killer would be slain in prison

Posted: 09/10/2008 - A prisons expert says the Tennessee man prosecutors want executed for raping and strangling a Clemson student would likely face certain death in prison if he were allowed to mix with other inmates.

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UT awarded 2 $3M grants for graduate research

Posted: 09/10/2008 - Two University of Tennessee research groups have won $3 million National Science Foundation grants to create new graduate science research and education programs.

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Nashville English-first initiative fails in courts

Posted: 09/10/2008 - The Tennessee Supreme Court has denied an expedited hearing aimed at getting an initiative on the November ballot that would require the Nashville government to operate in English only.

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