NCAA may bar Mid-South from holding championship events after passing transgender sports laws

The NCAA backed transgender athletes by saying it won’t hold championship events in locations that aren’t “free of discrimination”.

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Prosecutors effectively wrapped up their case Monday with tender memories from George Floyd’s younger brother and testimony from a police use-of-force expert.
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Andrew: Philip’s death has left ‘huge void’ in queen’s life

Prince Andrew, the third of the couple’s four children, attended church at the Royal Chapel of All Saints in Windsor along with other members of the royal family, two days after the 99-year-old Philip died at Windsor Castle.

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  GRAPHIC: Minnesota officer meant to draw Taser, not handgun, police say

The police chief in a Minneapolis suburb where a Black man was fatally shot during a traffic stop said Monday that he believes the officer who fired intended to use a Taser, not a handgun.

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  Gov. Lee addresses ‘difficult and tragic’ school shooting in Knoxville

Gov. Lee expects billions in federal education funding to go directly towards student achievement

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Half of US adults to be vaccinated by end of week

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says nearly 46% of adults in the US have already received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and about 28% are fully vaccinated.

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NCAA may bar Mid-South from holding championship events after passing transgender sports laws

Transfer portal delivers a Timberlake to Tigers Basketball

The Memphis Tigers Basketball team is bringing sexy back to FedExForum next Fall.

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The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly shooting.
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Seth Stoughton, an associate professor at the University of South Carolina School of Law, judged Chauvin’s actions against what a reasonable officer in the same situation would have done, and repeatedly found that Chauvin did not meet that test.

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