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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis voters will get an opportunity in November to decide a referendum over whether they want to allow wine sales in supermarkets in their city. Currently wine can only be sold in liquor stories but Memphis recently joined dozens of other communities that will consider the issue in the fall election.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An appeal is planned in military court for a Fort Campbell soldier who was sentenced to death for killing two fellow service members and wounding 14 others in a 2003 grenade attack in Kuwait. Military officials say Hasan (ha-SAHN' ) K. Akbar (AK'-bar) will get his hearing Nov. 18 in the nation's capital.

DANDRIDGE, Tenn. (AP) - A new report says two teenagers who hanged themselves at a youth detention center in East Tennessee had shown a history of suicidal behavior. The Tennessee Commission on Children and Youth released its report Wednesday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Vanderbilt Commodores have a new coach and are ready to start proving that their winning ways didn't leave when their last one departed. Derek Mason makes his coaching debut against Temple on Thursday in the nightcap game on the new SEC Network

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