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New app brings emergency info to your cell phone

Want to be the first to get emergency news on your cell phone? The Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff's Office has unveiled a free mobile app. It's called the Sheriff App and it can be downloaded from the App Store.

Stealing a tailgate from a pickup & trying to sell it

A man accused of stealing a tailgate from a pickup truck and trying to sell it is being held in jail without bond. It happened at a public boat ramp near South Holston Lake.

Automakers exceeding gas mileage standards

Automakers have beat ever-toughening gas mileage standards for a second year in a row. A new report says vehicles sold in the US are averaging 24.1 miles per gallon for the 2013 model year. That's a half-gallon increase over the previous year.

King Fire, California wildfire

Outdoor burning is useful but you need a permit

You may have your fireplaces burning this weekend, but there’s a reminder not to forget outdoor burning in Tennessee requires a permit through May 15th.

O- and O+ blood donations urgently needed

The non-profit regional blood center, Blood Assurance, says it’s in critical need of O-negative and O+ positive blood. The organization is asking you to consider taking 30 minutes out of your day to make a donation that will save three lives.

Amanda Knox new interview

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

Italy's Supreme Court has overturned the murder conviction of American Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend in the 2007 slaying of her British roommate, the court announced late Friday.

Andreas Lubitz house investigation

Officials: Co-pilot declared 'unfit to work'

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was hiding an illness from his employers and had been declared "unfit to work" by a doctor, according to German authorities investigating what could have prompted the seemingly competent and stable pilot to steer his jetliner into a French mountain.

Forbes to join ETSU

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