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Long before there was 'M. Butterfly' and 'Miss Saigon' on Broadway, Puccini’s 'Madame Butterfly' presented the world with a heart-breaking look at a clash of cultures. Read more


The seminar will feature Yale University’s Dr. Aniko Bezur, who specializes in examining and analyzing cultural heritage objects. Read more



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John Ward, renowned sports announcer, dead at 88. Read more


'Rocky Top' Celebrates 50 Years

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Tucked away in the heart of the Old City in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, the Jackson Terminal is a former railroad freight depot now modern-day event venue. And on a recent Saturday evening, Andy and Ashley Wagner got hitched. Read more



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Asheville author Robert Beatty sets his new historical-fiction children’s book, Serafina and the Black Cloak, against the backdrop of the 250 rooms and 125,000 acres of forestland of the Biltmore Estate in the 1890s. Read more


For decades, the bodies have been piling up underneath the University of Tennessee’s football stadium in Knoxville. Dead bodies—in office rooms. Some are studied in murder cases. Some are the skeletal remains of unknown victims. Read more