European Firms Sprint Ahead As Economy Regains Health

European Firms Sprint Ahead As Economy Regains Health Europe’s largest companies are on track to record their strongest quarter of profit growth in almost seven years, benefiting from something the continent hasn’t seen since before the global economic crisis: a willingness among consumers—and other companies—to spend again. Source: WSJ.com: US…

18-year-old dies in apparent drowning at Pickwick Lake

18-year-old dies in apparent drowning at Pickwick Lake HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) – An 18-year-old apparently drowned at Pickwick Landing State Park in Hardin County on Friday. Multiple agencies confirmed to News 2 his body was recovered shortly before 3 p.m. Witnesses reportedly told authorities they saw two men and…

Mayor admonishes police chief, DA over 'war of words,' seeks changes to practices

Mayor admonishes police chief, DA over 'war of words,' seeks changes to practices Mayor Megan Barry called a meeting Friday morning which she said was meant to put an end to the “war of words” between Police Chief Steve Anderson and Davidson County District Attorney Glenn Funk. Source: WSMV Nashville…

Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee

Comey Agrees To Testify Before The Senate Intelligence Committee Updated at 8:19 p.m. ET Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in an open session. “The Committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former Director on his role in the development of…

THP sergeant dies after off-duty crash

THP sergeant dies after off-duty crash A sergeant with the Tennessee Highway Patrol has died following an off-duty motorcycle crash last weekend. Source: WSMV Nashville – ! News Click to read more.

5 people hospitalized in Calif. after eating gas station nacho cheese

5 people hospitalized in Calif. after eating gas station nacho cheese SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Five people have been hospitalized after eating nacho cheese from a Sacramento gas station, California officials said. Officials have connected five botulism illness cases to Valley Oak Food and Fuel gas station in the Walnut…

Fiat Chrysler Plans Emissions Modifications on Diesel SUVs, Trucks

Fiat Chrysler Plans Emissions Modifications on Diesel SUVs, Trucks Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV plans to modify more than 100,000 diesel-powered vehicles in an attempt to resolve allegations it installed software that allowed them to pollute beyond U.S.legal limits. Source: WSJ.com: US Business Click to read more.

Tennessee’s free community college plan draws interest, questions

Tennessee’s free community college plan draws interest, questions NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – In a little over a year, Tennessee becomes the first state in the nation to offer free community college education to nearly every resident without a degree. Called Tennessee Reconnect, it was one of Governor Bill Haslam’s signature…

THP sergeant dies of injuries after off-duty motorcycle crash

THP sergeant dies of injuries after off-duty motorcycle crash DICKSON, Tenn. (WKRN) – A longtime sergeant with the Tennessee Highway Patrol died Friday after he was seriously hurt in a motorcycle crash. Sgt. Allan Brenneis was off duty when he crashed last week in Dickson County. Authorities told News 2…

Tennessee prepares to add oversight to amusement ride inspections

Tennessee prepares to add oversight to amusement ride inspections NASHVILLE (WATE)- Nearly a year after three children fell from a Ferris wheel in Greene County, Tennessee lawmakers are proposing a bill that would address growing safety concerns with amusement rides in the state. The bill still hasn’t been signed into…