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Routine exams may not detect serious heart problems

Updated: 09/29/2009 - We do know UT athletes get electrocardiograms before playing. Former Vol Duke Crews told us in 2007 that an EKG saved his life. But cardiologists say oftentimes the problems require much more advanced tests.

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AEDs increase victims' chance of survival

Updated: 09/29/2009 - Trainers with UT are more than likely trained to use an AED, but there are public machines built so anyone can use them in an emergency. The American Heart Association says CPR and early defibrillation more than doubles a victim's chance of survival. We talked with a paramedic to show you how easy an AED can be to use and how important it can be to save someones life.

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Endangered Child Alert canceled for 2 N.C. girls

Updated: 09/30/2009 - A Statewide Tennessee Endangered Child Alert, issued Tuesday for 12-year-old Keara Hess and 11-year-old Sierra Hess, has been canceled by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

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Former UT lineman dies from flu complications

Updated: 09/28/2009 - Deadly complications from the flu have touched the UT football family. Jeff Smith, who was a walk-on offensive lineman out of West High School in the late 70's, died Sunday at St. Mary's Medical Center. Smith had been Offensive Line Coach at Grace Christian Academy, where his son plays.

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Obama calls for more time in school

Updated: 09/28/2009 - President Barack Obama is calling for a longer school day or school year. He says he knows it may not be a popular idea, but making American children globally competitive means more schooling is needed.

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Knox County will allow guns in parks

Updated: 09/29/2009 - The Knox County Commission voted 13 to 5 on Monday to stick with a new state law allowing people with valid handgun permits to legally carry their weapons in parks.

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Davidson attys want more DNA testing, juror challenges

Updated: 09/28/2009 - Attorneys for accused killer Lemaricus Davidson continued their push to delay his trial Monday, saying their forensic expert wants additional time to conduct a "more sophisticated" DNA test.

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Missing ATV rider found safe

Updated: 05/19/2011 - Found after being feared drowned, Chad Cantrell, 28, is holding family tight.

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