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Hope after cancer: Woman undergoes 49 facial surgeries after skin cancer diagnosis

When Marisha Dotson looks in the mirror now she sees hope.<p>She's grateful.<p>She smiles.<p>Four years ago she didn't think she'd ever smile again. Dotson underwent a 16-hour surgery to remove a squamous cell carcinoma from her nose. The tumor took most of her nose with it.<p>"When I looked at it (after …


Experts Say Sweating Is Good For You, Even If Your Pit Stains Say Otherwise

Everyone sweats: both purposefully, and of course, when you'd really just rather not. For example, maybe you love the feeling of sweat cascading down …


UConn, Tennessee to renew women's basketball rivalry

From 1995 through 2007, it was the best rivalry in women's college basketball. More than a decade later the University of Connecticut and University …

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A dead baby orca and the intense grief of animals

For 17 days, the killer whale Tahlequah kept her decomposing calf afloat in ocean waters north of Seattle. Sometimes, the lifeless calf would sink, …


Rhododendron? Hydrangea? America Doesn't Know Anymore

The U.S. is running short of people who can tell the forest from the trees.<p>Organizations such as the National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management can’t find enough scientists to deal with invasive plants, wildfire reforestation and basic land-management issues.<p>Botanists use the term “plant …


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• Attended Berean Christian School and competed for K2 18 Elite-Jota Club<br>• Earned State MVP honors while helping Berean Christian to a state championship …


TALENTED GROUP SET TO LEAD SOCCER SKYHAWKS IN 2018 - University of Tennessee at Martin

<b>MARTIN, Tenn. –</b> The University of Tennessee at Martin soccer team is getting ready to kick off the 2018 season under ninth-year head coachPhil …

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Best Hospitals In Tennessee: New U.S. News Rankings

U.S. News and World Report has released its 2018-19 rankings of best hospitals in the country.<p>U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of …

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How donated tickets led to Tennessee Vols' first minor NCAA violation under Jeremy Pruitt

Aug 14,2018<p>An act of generosity resulted in the first minor NCAA violation for the football program under coach Jeremy Pruitt’s watch.<p>A UT athletic department staff member donated single-game football tickets for a Knoxville Catholic auction that raised money for the school’s academic programs and …

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL<p>COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former Ohio State assistant coach Zach Smith, who was fired last month after a history of domestic violence …

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Johnson City's Santiago slugs two homers

Cardinals prospect Benito Santiago slugged two homers and drove in five runs in Rookie-level Johnson City's 15-5 win over Bristol on Tuesday.

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Luke Hochevar Announces Retirement

Former first overall pick and nine-year MLB veteran <b>Luke Hochevar</b> has decided to hang up his spikes, he tells’s Jeffrey Flanagan. He spent his …

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Vols Voted Third in SEC Soccer Preseason Poll - University of Tennessee

<b>BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –</b> No. 25 Tennessee was predicted to finish third in the Southeastern Conference in a vote of the league's head coaches, the …

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Frank and Zwier Win the 2018 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Prize

The American Philosophical Association is pleased to announce that Dr. David Frank (University of Tennessee, Knoxville) and Dr. Karen Zwier (Iowa …


Lady Vols, UConn To Renew Rivalry In Benefit Games - University of Tennessee

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By USA Swimming | Tuesday, August 14, 2018<p><b>Key Links</b><p><b>Final Team USA Medal Count: 45 – 20 gold, 14 silver, 11 bronze (pool and open water)</b><p><b>Men’s Open</b> …

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WWII Book Review: Combat Reporter

Combat Reporter: Don Whitehead’s World War II Diary and Memoirs By John B. Romeiser (ed.). 236 pp. Fordham University Press, 2006. $26.95. Everyone …

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Ex-Tennessee star gets NFL chance after rape acquittal

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Former University of Tennessee star linebacker A.J. Johnson is getting a shot in the NFL with the Denver Broncos less than a month after he was acquitted along with a college teammate of aggravated rape charges.<p>After his first practice as a pro Monday, Johnson said, "It's a …


Broncos sign A.J. Johnson, release Stansly Maponga

Getty Images<p>The Broncos signed linebacker A.J. Johnson on Monday, the team announced. They released linebacker Stansly Maponga in a corresponding …


Lawyers, guns, and money: Maria Butina prosecution team adds a new member

How do you handle a spy like, Maria? With someone who has broad experience in dealing with the complex laws involving arms deals … and some …

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Expectations about alcohol use are linked to an individual’s decision to engage in sexting

New research published in Computers in Human Behavior has found a link between alcohol use and sexting among college students. The findings suggest …


6 signs of UTI that you'll hopefully never experience

Sadly, odds are that you will.<p>Women know all too well about having a urinary tract infection (UTI), with research showing we deal with this …

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Google And Facebook’s Ad Dominance Are Destroying Their Competitors

1:57 PM 08/13/2018<p>Facebook and Google control dominance in the online advertisement business, crushing their competitors in the past few years and …

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SKYHAWK FOOTBALL FALL CAMP UPDATE: PRACTICE #9 - University of Tennessee at Martin

Below you can watch one-on-one interviews with UT Martin senior offensive linemanNick Thomasand graduatePorter Streator III.

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Why Do We Root for Teams During Holdouts?

At some point, it became an accepted narrative that those in charge got to be there because of their tenacity, and that it’s O.K. for them to squeeze …


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AP News : University of Tennessee President DiPietro sells home

University of Tennessee President DiPietro sells home<p>Published: Aug 13, 2018<p>KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - University of Tennessee President Joe DiPietro has sold his Knoxville home for $720,000.<p>The Knoxville News Sentinel reports he plans to retire but hasn't said exactly when. DiPietro's contract runs …

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Tennessee adds former Florida State safety Nate Andrews as graduate assistant

Tennessee has added former Florida State safety Nate Andrews to the coaching staff as a graduate assistant. Andrews made the announcement on Sunday …


Eleven world championship qualifiers at nationals

As the ripples subsided after the national short course championships at the King’s Park Aquatics Centre in Durban on Sunday, 11 swimmers had posted …



<b>KNOXVILLE, Tenn. –</b> The Tennessee Athletic Department and the University of Tennessee Alumni Affairs Office are partnering with Elevate Lifestyle to …

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