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Waffle House Shooting. 5 Dead.

Most of this information was provided by Vox. Last weekend, a gunman entered a Waffle House in Antioch near Nashville, Tennessee and shot six people, killing four and wounding two more. 14 more words


Malachi Jones,17, Wins Prestigious Writing Award.

Malachi Jones, the 17-year-old wunderkind who is heading to Columbia University this fall, has been awarded a Gold Medal Portfolio, the highest honor of the 2018 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards presented by the nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. 18 more words


Storm ready Vanderbilt prepared to keep public, patients, employees safe during tornado season

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – There are several so-called storm ready locations across Middle Tennessee, including Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, where you can go if you get caught out in severe weather. 440 more words


Record flu season has taken another child's life in Tennessee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The record flu season has taken another child’s life in Tennessee.

The Tennessee Department of Health reported the death of a seventh child due to complications of influenza so far this season on Monday. 250 more words


Family wants apology after baby's head gouged during birth at Vanderbilt

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A family is warning pregnant women after their baby was injured during birth. The Dantams say their baby’s head was gouged numerous times with ambiotic hook. 730 more words


Vanderbilt renovates hospital to accommodate Nashville's growth

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – If you’ve driven past Vanderbilt University Medical Center in the past few months, you’ve no doubt seen the cranes.

There is currently more than 10-million square feet of building space before renovations and additions. 432 more words


Vanderbilt leads international effort to create universal flu vaccine

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are leading an international effort to develop a universal flu vaccine.

The vaccine would help protect everyone against every strain of the flu anywhere in the world. 235 more words