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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A Tennessee woman says she found a dead body in her backyard while hunting for Easter eggs with her 3-year-old son. Tara Hanouskova says she had noticed a foul smell but didn't find the source until Wednesday. An autopsy shows the man suffered from a medical condition that could have led to his death.

JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) - Authorities in six West Tennessee counties have arrested 61 people on various charges during a gang sweep. The sweep was carried out by the Multi-Jurisdictional Violent Crime and Gang Task Force. Officers seized four firearms, three meth labs and drugs including marijuana and cocaine.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Memphis police say an officer has been charged with sexual battery after an encounter with a woman at a traffic stop. The Memphis Police Department said today that 30-year-old Meeko Evans inappropriately touched the woman's breasts before releasing her from the Feb. 11 traffic stop.

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden are scheduled to visit Fort Campbell next week to speak with soldiers and their families at a jobs and career fair. The summit is a public, private, and nonprofit sector collaboration that aims to provide transitioning service members with employment resources.

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