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Man accused of shooting at wife arrested

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A convicted felon who is accused of shooting at his wife and causing a SWAT standoff last weekend has finally been arrested.

Boat catches fire at Elm Hill Marina Video included

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A house boat caught fire overnight at Elm Hill Marina off Bell Road.

Freshmen move into TSU dorms

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Students at Tennessee State University moved into their new home for the coming school year Thursday.

Two men arrested for armed robberies

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Police arrested two men Tuesday that were accused of robbing a total of four people in two separate holdups.

2 north Nashville homes hit in drive-by shootings Video included

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A north Nashville neighborhood is shaken after a gunman shot up two homes overnight.

Nashville dedicates city's first 'art park'

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Nashville parks officials officially dedicated the rebuilt Edmondson Park, the city's first "art park," Wednesday.

Farmer's market website hit by Russian hackers returns

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The East Nashville Farmer's Market's website is back up and running after being attacked by hackers.

Man shot leaving north Nashville apartment building Video included

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A man was shot leaving a north Nashville apartment building after telling the robber he didn't have anything with him.

Crosswalk almost finished at dangerous Bellevue intersection Video included

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It took more than a year, but there's a new crosswalk at a dangerous Bellevue intersection.

Man shot outside Hermitage apartment complex

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A man was rushed to the hospital Tuesday night after a shooting at an apartment complex in Hermitage.

Tour bus takes cancer patient to Houston for treatment Video included

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A Nashville man battling cancer boarded a tour bus Tuesday heading for Texas and a possible cure.

Veterans voice concerns at VA town hall meeting Video included

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After years of long waits and questionable service, dozens of veterans are finally getting some answers from the Department of Veteran Affairs.

Pastor to challenge church board on female preachers Video included

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A Nashville pastor's decision to license female preachers in his church may cost him his credentials, and could cost his congregation its affiliation they have held for more than a century.

15 Metro schools named to priority list Video included

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The Tennessee Department of Education released its list of low-performing "priority" schools Tuesday, and 15 Metro schools made the list.

Toddler's death shines light on safety seats Video included

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The death of a young child is always a tragedy, no matter how it happens. But a recent car crash is placing new emphasis on a routine every parent goes through.

Police: Man shot at used car lot, car stolen Video included

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Police said a man who shot an employee and stole a car at a Nashville used car lot Tuesday is still on the run.

Metro Police hold teenage driver awareness class

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The Metropolitan Police Department is taking applications for a free teenage driver awareness class for ages 14-18 set for next month.

Madison store clerk robbed at gunpoint

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A convenience store clerk was robbed at gunpoint as he was closing the store for the night.

Man robbed after leaving Nashville market

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A man leaving a convenience store was robbed by two men armed with handguns and shot, according to police.

Teen shot during alleged drug deal Video included

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A 17-year-old boy was shot three times at a Hermitage apartment complex he was visiting to sell drugs, according to police.

Environmental group plans to sue over tanker crash Video included

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A local environmental group plans to sue a trucking firm over last week's tanker explosion in west Nashville.

Metro Police open Midtown Hills precinct Video included

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The Metro Police Department officially opened its new Midtown Hills precinct on 12th Avenue South Monday.

Nashville airport briefly evacuated Monday Video included

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Passengers inside the Nashville airport were briefly evacuated Monday morning.

Belmont welcomes largest freshman class ever

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Belmont University will welcome its largest freshman class in school history Monday.

Downtown's first 'bike box' going in Thursday

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Part of downtown Nashville will soon be getting safer for cyclists.

Nashville Fire Department changes rules on hospital transport

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The Nashville Fire Department has new rules in place about transporting people to the hospital.

Metro officer injured after crashing patrol car

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A Metro police officer was injured after slamming his patrol car into a brick wall overnight.

Residents voice concerns following tanker truck explosion Video included

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The day after a tanker truck exploded in west Nashville, Metro officials described it as a "disaster avoided" Thursday.

Live on the Green concert series returns Thursday

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Downtown Nashville will be packed Thursday as Live on the Green returns to Music City.

Former students surprise retiring teacher

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After 41 years on the job, a Metro elementary school teacher decided to retire last school year.

Antioch Cub Scout pack's trailer stolen

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Leaders of Cub Scout Pack 924 in Antioch discovered the pack's trailer had been stolen Tuesday from its location at Faith Life Church in Antioch.

LifeWay considering selling downtown property Video included

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A company that's been a fixture of downtown Nashville for over a century may be moving.

Car accidents involving deer increasing Video included

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Channel 4 News has learned that there have been at least eight crashes involving deer in Davidson County in the past week.

Woman arrested second time for making meth in West Nashville home Video included

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Monica Adkins was arrested on Tuesday morning on felony trespassing and drug charges after a fire at a home on Illinois Avenue in west Nashville.

Kroger collects donations, supplies for local teachers

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The days of teachers digging into their own pockets for school supplies will be a little bit less of a burden this year thanks to Kroger.

Nashville charter school celebrates major expansion Video included

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One of the first, and most successful, charters schools in Tennessee is beginning a new chapter this school year.

Man wanted in connection to Madison shooting

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Terrance Bradley, 32, is accused in a shooting that happened on July 29 at an apartment complex in Madison.

Police working to find suspects in East Nashville attempted robbery

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Police are working to identify two men who they say tried to rob two people in East Nashville last month.

Community remembers animals killed at Walden's Puddle Video included

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Nearly two months after about 90 wild animals were killed at Walden's Puddle, the community is coming together to memorialize their deaths.

Police searching for 64-year-old man in East Nashville

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Police are searching for a 64-year-old man who is missing from a privately run group home on Brittany Drive in East Nashville.

Driver accused of hitting pedestrian

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A man is facing charges after police say he ran over a man who was getting a tire from the middle of Vietnam Veterans Parkway.

Missing 15-year-old last seen at Rivergate Mall

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The search is ongoing for a missing 15-year-old in the Rivergate area. Suba Washington was last seen on Saturday at the Rivergate Mall in Goodlettsville.

1 of 2 suspects arrested in fatal Ellington Parkway shooting Video included

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One of two suspects in a fatal shooting on Ellington Parkway in March has been arrested. Justin Roake, 21, was shot in the head while driving north on Ellington Parkway on March 15.

Man accused of setting woman on fire

Police say Harold Lunsford showed up to the victim's home on Sunday afternoon and picked a fight with her about her boyfriend's dog dying before spraying her with starter fluid.

Woman shot while sitting inside car in Madison

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Police say the woman was sitting inside a car on the 400 block of Due West Avenue when she was shot around 10 p.m.

Mother searches for answers four years after son's murder Video included

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Ronquez Bigsby died on Aug. 11, 2010. Nearly four years later, it seems no one knows who killed the 14-year-old boy or why.

Sisters reunited after 33 years by Facebook message

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For 33 years, two sisters completely lost contact, always wondering when they'd finally see each other again. Now, that time has finally come with a reunion sparked by a chance Facebook message.

Teen home alone during armed break-in

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A teen was home alone Friday when police say a pair of armed suspects broke into her home, but her quick thinking helped put the two intruders in jail.

Cockrill Spring to be unearthed at Centennial Park

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One of Nashville's most popular and iconic landmarks is getting a makeover.

Suspect identified in shooting outside Nashville club Video included

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Police believe 31-year-old Lazarus Payton opened fire outside club WKND on Church Street on July 18. Three people were hurt, including a security guard, who was critically injured.

How safe are Nashville's greenways? Video included

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Nashville has gotten a lot of praise for its greenways, but are security concerns on the trails being kept secret.

Police searching for 2 men after fatal shooting in Antioch

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The search is on for two men in connection to an attempted robbery turned fatal shooting in Antioch.

Councilman crusades for harsher penalties for illegal dumping

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Dozens of used mattresses dumped along the side of Nashville roads have become an ugly and expensive eyesore. And Metro authorities are having a tough time getting the dumping to stop.

Truck collides with horse on Old Hickory Boulevard

A Nashville family's truck was destroyed after colliding with a horse overnight. The family was driving down Old Hickory Boulevard when they say two horses ran across the road in front of them.

Robber holds up Sonic on Murfreesboro Road

Police are searching for an armed robber who caused a big mess at a south Nashville Sonic overnight.

Scheme busted that would get teens beer with secret password

A secret word may have been all that separated underage buyers and the alcohol they were after, and undercover video tells the story.

Lawyer who stole from dementia patient sentenced

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Former attorney John E. Clemmons is sentenced to 8 years for stealing from a dementia patient who was his ward.

Restaurateur pledges help for couple who escaped flood

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After reading about a couple who lost everything in Thursday's flood, a stranger who knows the personal anguish a flood can cause reached out with an act of kindness that is inspiring the community.

Metro water customer discovers reason for unusually high bill

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Two people who live in the same area and use the same amount of water each month pay wildly different rates, and the reason could have you checking your bills more closely.

Vanderbilt addresses concerns over medical center job cuts

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A vice chancellor at Vanderbilt University says the medical center is in a tough spot and much more downsizing is on the horizon.

9-year-old Nashville girl killed in Chattanooga crash

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A 9-year-old girl died and four other family members were injured in a crash early today on I-24 in Chattanooga.

Nashville Children's Theater seeks donations after big budget gap

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The Nashville Children's Theater - the oldest such professional theater company in the country - is some $70,000 in the red this year.

Startup business owners pitch ideas at conference

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At the first ever Southland Conference at the Cannery Ballroom, startup business owners had to make a grand impression to potential investors.

Man killed on I-40 in Nashville

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A man died after being hit by at least two vehicles Saturday night on Interstate 40 near downtown Nashville.

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Pipeline project resumes after Radnor Lake spill

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Piedmont Gas crews have resumed construction on the controversial pipeline project at Radnor Lake State Park after a messy problem last week.

2 face charges for harboring 17-year-old murder suspect

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A woman was arrested Friday and another person is being sought after the arrest of a 17-year-old boy accused of killing a Pearl-Cohn student.

Cousin accused of harboring teen murder suspect says he's innocent

A man accused of harboring a teenage murder suspect surrendered to authorities but said he is innocent.