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This mansion has been sitting empty for 70 years.

10 abandoned mansions around the world that likely used to be worth millions

Some of the most expensive and lavish homes ever built have fallen into disrepair after being abandoned for various and often tragic reasons.
Taylor Swift said she'll do more in the future.

Taylor Swift explains why she waited until 2018 to break her political silence: ‘I saw so many issues that put our most vulnerable citizens at r...

In an essay for ELLE, Taylor Swift shared 30 things she learned before turning 30. One item on the list was how she cultivated her political views.
The assignment.

A school district apologized for a homework assignment that instructed students to pretend that their ‘family owns slaves’

A school district in Tennessee apologized for a middle school homework assignment asking students to pretend they owned slaves and set expectations.
A low-flying military plane frightened Nashville, Tennessee, residents on Friday, January 18.

A low-flying military plane zoomed through downtown Nashville without warning, leaving residents terrified

Nashville residents took to social media Friday afternoon, complaining they had received no warning of the flyover.

Tennessee is giving clemency to Cyntoia Brown, a sex-trafficking victim who was sentenced as a teenager to more than 50 years for murder

Gov. Bill Haslam of Tennessee granted clemency to Cyntoia Brown, allowing her to be eligible for parole on August 7.
President Donald Trump.

Trump can’t make up his mind between funding the government or shutting it down — forcing senators to turn around from their holiday break...

"Y’all have fun," Sen. Bob Corker told reporters. "I'm getting ready to drive to Chattanooga."
Reagan Phillips

A teacher reportedly taped a 10-year-old girl’s mouth shut because she talked too much in class

Reagan Phillips, a 5th-grade student at Dupont Tyler Middle School in Nashville, Tennessee, says her teacher put tape over her mouth during class.

Taylor Swift’s candidate lost the Tennessee Senate race, despite her high-profile endorsement

Taylor Swift broke her usual policy of political silence to endorse Senate candidate Phil Bredesen in her home state of Tennessee in October.
Marsha Blackburn addresses the Republican National Convention in July.

Republican Marsha Blackburn wins tight Tennessee Senate battle

Republican Rep. Marsha Blackburn won a competitive battle between the conservative hard-liner and centrist Democrat and former Tennessee governor Phil Bredesen for retiring GOP Sen. Bob Corker's seat.
Rep. Marsha Blackburn meets a voter at a pumpkin festival in Franklin, Tennessee on October 27.

Here’s what a dozen voters in one of the country’s most competitive Senate races think about politics right now

Tennessee's voters have complicated thoughts on their US Senate race and the national political moment.