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Hearing Set to Decide Trial Date for 2 Ex-Vandy Players

A hearing is scheduled in Nashville to determine the date for a new trial for two former Vanderbilt University football players charged with rape. Criminal Court Judge Monte Watkins declared a mistrial in the case against 22-year-old Brandon Vandenburg and … Continue reading

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Survey Shows Tennesseans Approve of Medicaid Expansion

  A new survey suggest Tennesseans approve expansion of the medicaid program by a margin of more than two to one putting most citizens at odds with a conservative general assembly that has repeatedly rejected the idea. A Vanderbilt University … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt Separating from its Medical Center

Vanderbilt University is going to separate financially from its medical center — a move officials say will allow the hospital system to be more flexible in a time of rapid changes for health care. The medical center is looking to … Continue reading

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MTSU and Vanderbilt working to build solar home

Students from Middle Tennessee State University and Vanderbilt University are designing a solar-powered house that will one day become home to a low-income family. But first, they hope to win the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2015 Solar Decathlon. According to … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt Polls Shows Lamar Alexander Continuing to Lead Over Opponent

Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander continues to hold a commanding lead over his primary opponent heading into the August election. A recent poll conducted by Vanderbilt University show the Maryville Republican has a 64% favorability rating among potential GOP voters. That … Continue reading

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Poll Shows Majority of Tennesseans Favor Easing Marijuana Prohibitions

A new poll shows a majority of Tennesseans favor easing marijuana prohibitions. The survey by Vanderbilt University reveals some 32% of those polled believe marijuana should be legalized for personal use. Another 44% says the illegal weed should be approved … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt University Releases Latest Poll

Vanderbilt University is scheduled to release the findings of its latest poll on Wednesday, covering topics like education, guns and upcoming elections. The survey of 1,200 registered voters will also gauge the popularity of state leaders like U.S. Sens. Lamar … Continue reading

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