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In the American South, a Perfect Storm Is Gathering

In the American South, a Perfect Storm Is Gathering

In states with many uninsured citizens, few hospitals and leaders who have not required citizens to stay home, a disaster is looming.
WATCH: Girl Dances with Beloved Grandpa While Social Distancing

WATCH: Girl Dances with Beloved Grandpa While Social Distancing

A little girl and her grandfather in Nashville, Tennessee, are not allowing the coronavirus pandemic to separate them completely.
Actual Hospitalizations for Coronavirus Significantly Lower than Projections in Model

Actual Hospitalizations for Coronavirus Significantly Lower than Projections in Model

The Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) model cited by White House Coronavirus Task Force officials appears to dramatically overstate the hospitalization of patients with coronavirus in
From PPE to hospital laundry, COVID-19 outbreak exposes America’s dependence on incarcerated labor

From PPE to hospital laundry, COVID-19 outbreak exposes America’s dependence on incarcerated labor

Rapid response efforts to quell the spread of the novel coronavirus are revealing deeply embedded structural inefficiencies within countless institutions in American society—the criminal legal system
Nurses, Surgical Techs Pray for Those Impacted by the Coronavirus

Nurses, Surgical Techs Pray for Those Impacted by the Coronavirus

A group of registered nurses and surgical technicians from Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, said a prayer for all those impacted by the coronavirus.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee Issues 'Safer at Home' Executive Order for State

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee Issues 'Safer at Home' Executive Order for State

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee issued a "Safer at Home" executive order for the entire state on Monday afternoon.
What do studio vocalists do when COVID-19 forces them to self-isolate? They form a cellphone choir and sing 'It Is Well With My Soul,' that's what.

What do studio vocalists do when COVID-19 forces them to self-isolate? They form a cellphone choir and sing 'It Is Well With My Soul,' that's what.

In these strange days of social distancing and self-isolation, perhaps many of us feel very much alone as we try to reduce the spread of the coronavirus. But amid this health crisis, pockets of
Major automakers Toyota, Honda, FCA extend factory closures

Major automakers Toyota, Honda, FCA extend factory closures

Toyota, Honda and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will not reopen North American factories at the end of the month as planned, as the COVID-19 disease spreads and dampens demand for new cars, trucks and
The People Leading When Leaders Do Not

The People Leading When Leaders Do Not

Business owners, pastors and others are voluntarily closing their doors as the coronavirus spreads, seeking to fill a void when clarity from political leaders is lacking.
The People Leading When Leaders Do Not

The People Leading When Leaders Do Not

Business owners, pastors and others are voluntarily closing their doors as the coronavirus spreads, seeking to fill a void when clarity from political leaders is lacking.
3 of the Busiest National Parks Close Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

3 of the Busiest National Parks Close Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Yellowstone, Grand Teton and the Great Smoky Mountains national parks cited concerns about social distancing.
3 of the Busiest National Parks Close Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

3 of the Busiest National Parks Close Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Yellowstone, Grand Teton and the Great Smoky Mountains national parks cited concerns about social distancing.
Tennessee Senate Candidate Amb. Bill Hagerty: 'The Chinese Have Got to Be Held Accountable'

Tennessee Senate Candidate Amb. Bill Hagerty: 'The Chinese Have Got to Be Held Accountable'

Tennessee U.S. Senate candidate Amb. Bill Hagerty (R) on Saturday blasted China for its role in trying to hide information about the coronavirus that originated in its country and has now spread
Kentucky vs. Tennessee on coronavirus may be the best example of 'elections matter' in decades

Kentucky vs. Tennessee on coronavirus may be the best example of 'elections matter' in decades

Last November, voters in Kentucky handed the governorship to Democrat Andy Beshear in a narrow victory of incumbent governor Matt Bevin. Bevin, a Donald Trump favorite, had done his best to undermine
2nd Ave in Nashville at Night

2nd Ave in Nashville at Night

Daily Photo – 2nd Ave in Nashville at Night In pretty much every city I visit I rove up and down the avenues, taking photos here and there and trying to capture some semblance of a scene from my
Americans Stranded Abroad: ‘I Feel Completely Abandoned’

Americans Stranded Abroad: ‘I Feel Completely Abandoned’

When travel restrictions abruptly were put into place, thousands had no way to get home from Morocco and other countries. And Americans say the government is not helping.
Americans Stranded Abroad: ‘I Feel Completely Abandoned’

Americans Stranded Abroad: ‘I Feel Completely Abandoned’

When travel restrictions abruptly were put into place, thousands had no way to get home from Morocco and other countries. And Americans say the government is not helping.
And now, a ditty about the guy who bought up 17,700 bottles of hand sanitizer in Tennessee

And now, a ditty about the guy who bought up 17,700 bottles of hand sanitizer in Tennessee

That nasty price-gouging dude who hoarded over 17K bottles of hand sanitizer (to jack up the price and sell them on Amazon), a) has donated all of it to charity, and b) has had a song written about
Kid Rock Keeps Nashville Bar Open Amid Coronavirus, Despite Mayor's Order to Close

Kid Rock Keeps Nashville Bar Open Amid Coronavirus, Despite Mayor's Order to Close

Kid Rock's Nashville bar will remain open despite orders by the city mayor to close or limit the number of customers at public places.
Kid Rock's Big A** Honky Tonk & Rock 'N' Roll Steakhouse refuses to close after Nashville mayor tells bars to shut down over coronavirus

Kid Rock's Big A** Honky Tonk & Rock 'N' Roll Steakhouse refuses to close after Nashville mayor tells bars to shut down over coronavirus

The owner of the Nashville establishment bearing singer Kid Rock's name — Kid Rock's Big Ass Honky Tonk & Rock 'N' Roll Steakhouse — is defying an order by Mayor John Cooper to close bars in an