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Food manufacturer Cargill is closing its corn milling facility in Memphis as of January 2015, leaving 440 employees, 120 of which are contracted, without jobs. More>>
The NFL players' union appealed Ray Rice's indefinite suspension Tuesday night. More>>
The 9-1-1 emergency numbers is back in service in Shelby County, according to Memphis Police. More>>
A community peace rally was held Tuesday evening in Downtown Memphis to reduce youth violence. The Memphis chapter of the the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and the Stop The Killing Movement and other organizations presented a plan to get parents productively involved in the lives of their children at home and in school. More>>
Three months after there was no money in the Memphis city budget to fund health care for the city's retirees, city council on Tuesday approved a $2 million health care safety net and found coverage for more than 300 pre-65 retirees. More>>
Democrat Travis Childers says if he's elected to the U.S. Senate, he will support a bill requiring employers to pay women and men the same amount for doing the same jobs. More>>
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor and Republican rival U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton are tangling over missed votes in the House and the format of their upcoming televised debate as their nationally watched race heats up. More>>
Federal and state officials have announced the arrest of 23 people and the search for two more charged in connection with what officials say was a drug distribution ring based in Little Rock. More>>
Firefighters contained a small fire on the roof of the shuttered former Chisca Hotel Tuesday evening. More>>
Authorities say a Decaturville man has been charged in the fatal shooting of a 28-year-old man last year.
Millions of veterans and their dependents will get a fresh cost-of-living increase for their disability benefits beginning in December, according to legislation that Congress sent President Barack Obama on Tuesday. More>>
Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong, who said to council while his department has been dealing with a spike in violent crime, Since launching a targeted enforcement strategy in August and going after the crime where it happens, his officers are cutting down the violent crime rate.
On Tuesday is was revealed that the Memphis Police Department has found more backlogged rape kits that had been stored away in a massive warehouse. Some of 200 newly found rape kits date back to 1976. More>>
Twenty-three-year-old Chesie Lawton was arrested Monday for criminal trespassing after she was accused of running through Westside Elementary School's cafeteria. What she was wearing -- or rather not wearing – caught everyone's attention. More>>
Students at the University of Memphis will soon have access to an array of high tech toys.
With less than three months until the target December opening of the Bass Pro Shops megastore at The Pyramid in Downtown Memphis, progress appears to be steaming forward. More>>
A billboard in Tennessee is stirring up controversy after displaying a Bible verse often used against homosexuality.
A high school teacher and a Memphis firefighter have been indicted on statutory rape charges involving two 17-year-old girls who were frequent guests at the Bartlett home the men shared, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich said Tuesday. More>>
Memphis Police say the dismembered body found in a home on Dunn in Southeast Memphis on Saturday has been identified as 48-year-old Andre Cole. More>>
The First Lady will make a special visit to Memphis on Wednesday. Michelle Obama will tour the world famous St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 workers to help deliver packages during the busy holiday season - an increase from last year, when the company was caught unprepared for a boom in online shopping. More>>
If you missed the news, Facebook was recently valued at $201.6 billion.
On some practice fields across the country, one of the worst things a football player can be called sounds like something out of a young-adult novel or a television show on The CW. Pity the guy who's labeled an "energy vampire."
Lee County property owners will keep paying current tax rates for county government operations for the fiscal year beginning Oct. 1. More>>
Instructors in the Bentonville, Greenbrier, Marion and Poyen school districts have been named finalists for the 2015 Arkansas Teacher of the Year award. More>>
An Arkansas inmate is facing additional jail time after guards say they found nearly $2,000 worth of methamphetamine in her pants.
Officers arrived on the scene and located an overturned white 1996 Chevrolet Corvette with heavy damage.
Southern Airways today announces that its primary hub at Olive Branch Airport will be relocating to Memphis International Airport, effective October 1, 2014.
Big problems continue this morning for the system across all of West Tennessee because of all the rain.
A Northern California man has been arrested after his ex-girlfriend said he cooked her dog and fed it to her.
A 57-year-old Memphis, Tennessee, man has been charged in connection with the rape of a woman in western Michigan at knife-point six years ago. More>>
An adult and child are recovering this morning following an overnight fire in Frayser.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3,000 U.S. military personnel to the afflicted region to supply medical and logistical support to overwhelmed local... More>>
Securities and Exchange Commission officials say a Tennessee-based animal feed company has agreed to pay back $18 million in illegal profits from an accounting fraud. More>>
Tennessee has received a $499,000 federal grant for efforts to stop worker misclassification.
Memphis Police have released a composite sketch of a man who looks like a suspect who tried to abduct an 11-year-old girl from a bus stop Wednesday morning, Sept. 10. More>>
Two years after suffering a heart attack Memphis native Jerry "The King" Lawler is going to be doing what he is best known for on Thursday. He's heading back into the wrestling ring. More>>
Ole Miss' Sept. 27 home football game against the Memphis Tigers will kick off at 6:30 p.m. CT and be televised by FSN, the Southeastern Conference office announced Monday. More>>
Monday was the third day of 9-1-1 service call problems affecting six Western Tennessee counties, including Shelby and Dyer. More>>
During a satellite interview Monday on Good Morning Memphis actress Jada Pinkett Smith, who is starring in Fox's new show "Gotham," offered to donate money to those Mid-Southerners impacted by Thursday's flash flood victims by way of her charity organization. More>>
A school bus driver and 10 students from Bolton High School were injured Monday afternoon after a Durham School Services school bus veered off the side of the road and into the nearby woods near the intersection of Austin Peay Highway and Old Brownsville Road in eastern Shelby County. More>>
Southaven Police are looking for a few good women to round out the force. More>>
A 14-year-old Whitehaven teen who pleaded guilty Sept. 10 to second degree murder in the shooting death of his 10-year old sister was sentenced to five years in the custody of the Department of Children's Services until he is 19. More>>
Tennessee First Lady Crissy Haslam rolled into Shelby County Monday afternoon at the Collierville Library on a bus celebrating the 10th anniversary of Shelby County's Books From Birth program and the 19th anniversary of Dolly Parton's Imagination Library. More>>
This nation is the oldest Democracy in the modern world. It has survived a British effort to overthrow it, a civil war that almost tore it apart and a terrorist attack which attempted to bring us to our knees. But Congressman Steve Cohen believes the latest threat posed by the terrorist organization ISIS may be among the most frightening the United States has ever faced. More>>
The state Supreme Court has named Gov. Bill Haslam's top legal adviser, Herbert Slatery, as Tennessee's next attorney general. Slatery will be the state's first Republican attorney general. More>>
The Minnesota Vikings have seen the details. They have seen photos of the injuries that Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son suffered at the hands of the star running back. They have a history of punishing players who have... More>>
Seven of the 10 teenagers facing charges in the Kroger grocery store parking lot mob attack in Poplar Plaza on Sept. 6 have been released. More>>
If you will be out Monday night, you may want to avoid I-240 North. MLGW crews will be shutting down two lanes at a time on Interstate 240 North. More>>
Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says he's asking the federal Small Business Administration to send teams to DeSoto County to assess flood damage from last week's heavy rainfall. More>>
First Lady Michelle Obama will travel to Memphis on Wednesday. She is scheduled to visit children at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
According to Ray Chiozza, who is over the 9-1-1 emergency system in West Tennessee, said that some may experience a problem with trying to make 9-1-1 emergency calls. The affected counties are Shelby, McNairy, Crockett, Hardeman, Dyer and Weakley. More>>
Tennessee Career Center of Tipton County is announcing the Jobs4TN Hiring Event Covington sponsored by Rep. Debra Moody and Sen. Mark Norris. More>>
Mississippi health officials have confirmed one new case of West Nile virus, in Hinds County. That brings the state's total so far this year to 25 cases.
Four years after the Libertarian Party of Tennessee filed its first lawsuit to get on the ballot, the group is still fighting for access in a state that has some of the most restrictive ballot access rules in the country.
A growing number of people are telling federal investigators they lost money in a scheme orchestrated by Gina Palasini, a Mississippi fugitive arrested Aug. 29 in Palm Springs, California.
Tennessee State University and Southwest Tennessee Community College have signed an agreement that will allow students who complete two years at Southwest to transfer to TSU to complete their baccalaureate degree.
Professional football is coming back to Memphis. A new pro league, called the North American Football League, will launch next year with eight teams.
A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time since he underwent surgery, a spokesman said Sunday. More>>
A week after dozens of teenagers were caught on cellphone video attacking two Kroger employees and a shopper in the parking lot of Poplar Plaza, two churches held an event to stop youth crime.
Mid-South emergency responders came together Sunday morning to train for a large scale active shooter training exercise. The exercise was held at Wolfchase Galleria. More>>
Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic... More>>
Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over "the guardians of gridlock" in an... More>>
Next Monday, Sept. 22, the Church of God In Christ will honor the life and legacy of Bishop Gilbert Earl Patterson, the former presiding bishop of COGIC. More>>
Memphis Police are searching for three suspects in an older model Ford pickup truck with Mississippi tags who were involved in a double shooting that killed one on Print Street Saturday evening. More>>
Memphis Police say that after a human head and two hands were found inside a bag in the 3800 block of Dunn, officers arrested Michael W. Wilson, Jr., and charged with second degree murder and abuse of a corpse. More>>
A 28-year-old mother is in jail for false reporting after she told police her six-year-old child was in her car after two men carjacked her car Saturday evening on North Highland. More>>
Mid-South Red Cross emergency response vehicles circulated in the Southaven, Mississippi, and North Memphis areas hit hard by the recent flooding to distribute cleanup kits, water, snacks, and other bulk distribution items to help people affected by the flooding with their cleanup efforts. More>>
De'Ante Saunders had two interceptions, returning one 45 yards for a touchdown to fuel a stout defensive effort by Tennessee State in a 35-7 victory over Jackson State on Saturday night. More>>
Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an... More>>
Memphis firefighters worked over an hour to gain control of a building fire on the north end of downtown in the shadows of AutoZone Park on Saturday.
Where in Memphis on Saturday could you have found The Joker's girlfriend Harley Quinn, Chewbacca, Jerry "The King" Lawler, and other cosplay characters in the same place? The Agricenter played host to the first-ever Memphis Comic Expo. More>>
Football players at Arkansas State University were ordered to either remove a Christian cross decal from their helmets or modify it into a mathematical sign after a Jonesboro attorney complained that the image violated the U.S. Constitution. More>>
Saturday morning nearly 10 hours before kickoff fans lined the Orange Mound neighborhood for the annual Southern Heritage Classic Parade.
A late-night ambush outside a state police barracks in Pennsylvania's rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and another critically wounded, and authorities scoured the densely wooded countryside and beyond on... More>>
An Arizona family has been reunited with their long lost English bulldog, who they say was stolen from them eight years ago when they lived in Memphis. It's a reunion no one saw coming. More>>
A federal appeals court judge on Thursday called for an overhaul of federal sentencing rules after upholding the 15-year prison term of a Tennessee man convicted of possessing seven bullets. More>>
Tennessee Supreme Court justices plan to announce their choice for the next state attorney general on Monday. More>>
Mississippi State University analysts say ample rains helped bring the yield for dryland corn close that for irrigated land, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture is forecasting record yield of 180 bushels per acre. More>>
An early-morning crash has killed two teenagers from Ripley.
A new study proves overall acceptance of gays in U.S. religious congregations.
Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were searching Saturday for the suspect or suspects, state police said.
Today: Morning fog and drizzle, becoming partly sunny. Cool afternoon highs near 70 degrees.
Tonight: Partly cloudy and cool. Overnight lows in the mid 50s.
A house fire in the 900 block of Meda Street in the Cooper-Young District Friday evening was caused by the careless disposal of smoking material in a garbage can in the upstairs bedroom, a Memphis Fire spokesman said. More>>
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It's one of the biggest annual sporting events that comes to Memphis. The Southern Heritage Classic is this weekend. More>>
More than 4,000 students attended the Fifth Annual Southern Heritage Classic on Friday at the fairgrounds next to the Liberty Bowl. More>>
The Dyer County Sheriff said they are searching for Robert Anthony Roberson, who was last seen Aug. 29. More>>
If you're looking for a unique experience to do this weekend, then head over to Millington for the 25th Annual International Goat Days Festival. More>>
Residents at the Savannah Creek Apartments in Southaven were ones of the hardest hit in Thursday's flooding. A lot of people had to be rescued by boat and many of those same people lost everything they had.
Undrafted free agent point guard Chris Crawford of the University of Memphis signed a two year, partially guaranteed deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday. More>>
Criminal and internal investigations were underway Friday to determine how three Ohio inmates including a convicted killer of three students were able to escape from prison during recreation a day earlier. More>>
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted in Montgomery County, Texas, for reckless or negligent injury to a child. More>>
FOX13 News has learned that the "Fab Mob" teens who made national headlines for the brutal viral beating of three innocent people at the Kroger grocery store in Poplar Plaza, are also accused of stealing from nearby business. More>>
Shelby County School officials are working to track down some 2,500 students that so far this year, are unaccounted for. The district is working with community partners to address their truancy problem. More>>
With all of the damage after Thursday's record rainfall some Mid-Southerners are having to deal with waterlogged vehicles. More>>
On Thursday heavy rains left behind massive flooding all over DeSoto County. On Friday the county is drying off and Gov. Phil Bryant is surveying the damage left behind. More>>
A former Memphis Police officer, who was expected to be arraigned in Shelby County Criminal Court on rape charges, had his case reset to Oct. 9. More>>
Starting Monday, Sept. 15, the Transportation Security Administration will add an additional TSA Pre-Check lane in the Concourse C security checkpoint at Memphis International Airport. More>>
A criminal defendant convicted in July in an aggravated robbery case has been indicted on charges of improper influence of a juror, Shelby County District Attorney Amy Weirich said Friday.
The Southland Mall in Whitehaven reopened Friday, a day after it was forced to close after record rainfall tore a hole in the roof of the Discount Wigs 3 store. The Discount wigs 3 store remains closed.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $1.2 million grant to create a railroad overpass in Jonesboro. More>>
State Treasurer David Lillard Jr. is offering an incentive for families to start saving for college. He visited Stewarts Creek Middle School in Smyrna and announced scholarships in the amount of $5,290 will be given to two families by the TNStars 529 College Savings Program. More>>
The Arkansas Department of Education has launched a campaign to help student's achieve academic success by encouraging communication between parents and teachers. More>>
Flash flooding all over the city left people trapped inside their homes and cars. More>>
Shelby County Schools has established a memorial fund to benefit the son and family of former employee,TorhondaCathey.
Riverview Middle School was on lockdown for a short time because of a domestic dispute between man and woman, according to MPD. More>>
If you happen to find some remnants of woven wool in your attic - in red, white or blue and marked Fort McHenry - the Smithsonian Institution would like to know. More>>
Memphis police arrested the man they say stabbed a doctor at the Veteran's Affairs Medical Center.
Police say a man has robbed at least four gas stations.
The Australian government on Friday raised its terrorism threat level to the second-highest warning in response to the domestic threat posed by Islamic State movement supporters. More>>
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