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Tennessee: Tortoise that escaped enclosure found 74 days later

A tortoise that escaped from a Tennessee home has been returned after 74 days, managing to make it less than a mile during his slow and steady journey. The 68-kilogram African Sulcata Tortoise named Soloman crawled away from his Ashland City enclosure more than two months ago, he was discovered just an eighth of a […]

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At least 21 killed as tornadoes rip through Nashville

Tornadoes killed at least 21 people in Tennessee as violent storms roared through the state late Monday and early Tuesday morning, part of a sprawling system that threatened more severe weather all the way from Texas to North Carolina. A powerful and deadly storm moving through Middle Tennessee spawned a tornado that touched down in […]

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Man wraps 38 kilogram marijuana as Christmas gifts, gets busted

A man who may have been dreaming of a “joyful” Christmas found himself inside the gray walls of a Tennessee jail. According to court documents, state police caught Somphone Temmeraj, 57, with more than 80 pounds (36 kilograms) of marijuana disguised as Christmas gifts at Nashville International Airport on Monday. Officers and a K-9 smelled […]

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Unknown woman jumps out of trunk when driver stops to refuel

A Kentucky woman who stopped for gas in Tennessee didn’t know she was carrying an unexpected passenger. According to The Associated Press, the unidentified woman noticed her trunk wasn’t fully closed. When she looked inside, she found another woman in it. When the driver told the stowaway she was going to call the police, the […]