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  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 11:00 AM
    The Stock-Yard Restaurant, once an institution in the Nashville dining scene, closed for business Monday....
  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 11:00 AM
    Short on time? Don't worry. Tuesday you'll get an extra second.A "leap second" will be added on June 30 at midnight Coordinated Universal Time (or 8 p.m. EDT). Leap seconds are added occasionally to help keep the atomic clock synced up with the earth's rotation."The earth's spin isn't uniform, it's not constant," Nick Stamatakos, the chief of earth orientation parameters at the United States Naval Observatory, told USA TODAY Network.Because of the earth's inconsistent speed, scientists in the 1950s created an atomic clock to keep precise track of time. However, as the earth's rotation sped up and slowed down, the ...
  • Monday, April 13, 2015 11:00 AM
    Metro police have responded to shots fired at the West End Synagogue at 3810 West End Avenue at 8:51 a.m. Monday.Police have said shots were fired in the area, that no one was injured and that police are searching for the shooter.Police said a maintenance worker heard a loud sound at the West End Synagogue around 8:30 a.m. And came to the front and saw a bullet hole.West End Synagogue has more than 400 members and is affiliated with the conservative Judaism movement.The synagogue was founded in 1874 as Kal Kodesh Adath Israel in downtown Nashville.In 1950, the synagogue was ...