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  • Back in Memphis, Grizzlies want to keep home edge

    Back in Memphis, Grizzlies want to keep home edge

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:18:47 GMT
    The Grizzlies are happy to be back in Memphis, where they finished the regular season by winning a franchise-record 14 straight games. They brought home-court advantage with them.
    The Grizzlies are happy to be back in Memphis, where they finished the regular season by winning a franchise-record 14 straight games. They brought home-court advantage with them.
  • Security increased after break-in at National Civil Rights Museum

    Security increased after break-in at National Civil Rights Museum

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-04-23 20:12:47 GMT
    Just weeks after reopening with $27 million in renovations, police have arrested a man after they say broke into a second floor room of the Lorraine Motel at the National Civil Rights Museum in Downtown Memphis.
    Just weeks after reopening with $27 million in renovations, police have arrested a man after they say broke into a second floor room of the Lorraine Motel at the National Civil Rights Museum in Downtown Memphis.
  • Authorities await ID on body found in burned car

    Authorities await ID on body found in burned car

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:30:34 GMT
    Authorities are investigating after a person was found dead inside of a burned car in St. Francis County. Sheriff Bobby May says the burned vehicle was found Monday morning on a rural bridge over the St. Francis River.
    Authorities are investigating after a person was found dead inside of a burned car in St. Francis County. Sheriff Bobby May says the burned vehicle was found Monday morning on a rural bridge over the St. Francis River.
  • Show your support for the Memphis Grizzlies by sending us your #GRIZselfies

    Show your support for the Memphis Grizzlies by sending us your #GRIZselfies

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:13:26 GMT
    This push is being shared in the lead-up to the Memphis Grizzlies game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, April 24 at the FedEx Forum.
    This push is being shared in the lead-up to the Memphis Grizzlies game against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday, April 24 at the FedEx Forum.
  • Haslam signs bill seeking to end book shredding

    Haslam signs bill seeking to end book shredding

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-04-23 16:03:04 GMT
    Governor Bill Haslam has signed a bill to ban the shredding of Imagine Library Books delivered to the incorrect addresses.
    Governor Bill Haslam has signed a bill to ban the shredding of Imagine Library Books delivered to the incorrect addresses.
  • Police investigating body found along I-40

    Police investigating body found along I-40

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-04-23 14:48:43 GMT
    Memphis police are investigating a body found along a Mid-South interstate
    Memphis police are investigating a body found along a Mid-South interstate
  • JOB FAIR: Resorts & Bally's Casinos hosting job fair today

    JOB FAIR: Resorts & Bally's Casinos hosting job fair today

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-04-23 14:38:13 GMT
    Resorts and Bally's Casinos – Tunica will host a job fair on Wednesday, April 23 for employees displaced by a recent casino closing.

    Resorts and Bally's Casinos – Tunica will host a job fair on Wednesday, April 23 for employees displaced by a recent casino closing.

  • Candidate's signs being vandalized, disappearing

    Candidate's signs being vandalized, disappearing

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-04-23 04:11:51 GMT
    Campaign signs are part of the ground game to get elected to office. It not only hurts a candidate when their signs disappear; stealing or destroying one is also against the law.
    Campaign signs are part of the ground game to get elected to office. It not only hurts a candidate when their signs disappear; stealing or destroying one is also against the law.
  • SCS board unanimously approves $947M 2014-15 budget

    SCS board unanimously approves $947M 2014-15 budget

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:10:17 GMT
    After weeks of public meetings, listening to comments from teachers, parents and concerned citizens, the Shelby County Schools board voted on a budget for the 2014-15 school year.
    After weeks of public meetings, listening to comments from teachers, parents and concerned citizens, the Shelby County Schools board voted on a budget for the 2014-15 school year.
  • Postal union blasts USPS partnership with Staples

    Postal union blasts USPS partnership with Staples

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:32:56 GMT
    According to the Government Accountability Office, the "USPS had about $100 billion in unfunded liabilities" for fiscal year 2013 and may have to "implement contingency plans to ensure that mail delivery continues."
    According to the Government Accountability Office, the "USPS had about $100 billion in unfunded liabilities" for fiscal year 2013 and may have to "implement contingency plans to ensure that mail delivery continues."
  • Single moms group angered over strip club sign

    Single moms group angered over strip club sign

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:44:13 GMT
    The Pony strip joint attracted a lot of attention Tuesday. Not for nudity, but for a sign asking to support single mothers. The group Successful Single Mothers of Memphis said the sign promotes stereotypes and exploits single mothers.
    The Pony strip joint attracted a lot of attention Tuesday. Not for nudity, but for a sign asking to support single mothers. The group Successful Single Mothers of Memphis said the sign promotes stereotypes and exploits single mothers.
  • Release of life-saving drugs takes giant step forward

    Release of life-saving drugs takes giant step forward

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:24:56 GMT
    The hope for families with children diagnosed with the most fatal form of muscular dystrophy took a giant step forward Monday.
    The hope for families with children diagnosed with the most fatal form of muscular dystrophy took a giant step forward Monday.
  • Brooks files judicial conduct complaint against Judge Person

    Brooks files judicial conduct complaint against Judge Person

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:17:46 GMT
    Shelby County Commissioner Henri Brooks has filed a complaint with the Tennessee Board of Judicial Conduct against Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge Curtis Person.
    Shelby County Commissioner Henri Brooks has filed a complaint with the Tennessee Board of Judicial Conduct against Shelby County Juvenile Court Judge Curtis Person.
  • 3 teens indicted in October 2013 robbery, murder of contractor

    3 teens indicted in October 2013 robbery, murder of contractor

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:54:34 GMT
    Three teenagers were indicted Tuesday on robbery and first degree murder charges in the October 2013 shooting death of a contractor at a Parkway Village home site, said Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich.
    Three teenagers were indicted Tuesday on robbery and first degree murder charges in the October 2013 shooting death of a contractor at a Parkway Village home site, said Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich.
  • Durant looking for answers against Tony Allen

    Durant looking for answers against Tony Allen

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:50 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:50:19 GMT
    Kevin Durant is tired of hearing about Tony Allen's defense.
    Kevin Durant is tired of hearing about Tony Allen's defense.
  • Keystone School opens garden for Earth Day

    Keystone School opens garden for Earth Day

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:21 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:21:58 GMT
    In a commitment to teaching the importance of greenery, Students and staff at Keystone Optional School opened an outdoor garden. They got their hands dirty planting everything from flowers to fruits and vegetables.
    In a commitment to teaching the importance of greenery, Students and staff at Keystone Optional School opened an outdoor garden. They got their hands dirty planting everything from flowers to fruits and vegetables.
  • Joerger on dramatic Game 2 OT win over Thunder

    Joerger on dramatic Game 2 OT win over Thunder

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:12 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:12:26 GMT
    Though he gave the team the day off, head coach Dave Joerger had a lot to say after his team's 111-105 win over the Thunder and what it means for the series going forward.
    Though he gave the team the day off, head coach Dave Joerger had a lot to say after his team's 111-105 win over the Thunder and what it means for the series going forward.
  • Carey running against Cochran, McDaniel for U.S. Senate

    Carey running against Cochran, McDaniel for U.S. Senate

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:39:23 GMT
    Longtime U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) is being challenged by two candidates, Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel, a Tea Party activist, and Thomas Carey, a political newcomer and realtor by trade from Hernando.
    Longtime U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) is being challenged by two candidates, Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel, a Tea Party activist, and Thomas Carey, a political newcomer and realtor by trade from Hernando.
  • Mom fights off attempted rape suspect in front of kids

    Mom fights off attempted rape suspect in front of kids

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:52:36 GMT
    Senatobia Police are asking for your help finding a man who they say tried to rape a woman in front of her home in the middle of the day, in front of two children.
    Senatobia Police are asking for your help finding a man who they say tried to rape a woman in front of her home in the middle of the day, in front of two children.
  • Teen charged with shooting 10-year-old sister

    Teen charged with shooting 10-year-old sister

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:24:09 GMT
    A Memphis 13-year-old remains in Shelby County Juvenile Court custody as his 10-year-old sister clings to life after he allegedly shot her in the head Monday afternoon.
    A Memphis 13-year-old remains in Shelby County Juvenile Court custody as his 10-year-old sister clings to life after he allegedly shot her in the head Monday afternoon.
  • Take care of the earth

    Take care of the earth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:51:08 GMT
    Today is earth day. But, celebrating planet earth should be a full time activity for all of us. Fox 13 has some suggestions on what you can do to help make things greener and what some people do every day.
    Today is Earth Day. But, celebrating planet earth should be a full time activity for all of us. FOX13 News has some suggestions on what you can do to help make things greener and what some people do every day.
  • Supervisors okay $8M DeSoto Co. jail expansion bid

    Supervisors okay $8M DeSoto Co. jail expansion bid

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:39 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:39:00 GMT
    DeSoto County's Board of Supervisors have approved an $8.3 million bid from Southaven builder Murphy and Sons to expand the new county jail in Hernando.
    DeSoto County's Board of Supervisors have approved an $8.3 million bid from Southaven builder Murphy and Sons to expand the new county jail in Hernando.
  • Police: Man arrested for trying to sell stolen panties

    Police: Man arrested for trying to sell stolen panties

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:28:07 GMT
    Stolen panties for sale! That's the sales pitch that landed one Memphis man behind bars.
    Stolen panties for sale! That's the sales pitch that landed one Memphis man behind bars.
  • Convicted sex offender accused of running down woman while drunk

    Convicted sex offender accused of running down woman while drunk

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:23:38 GMT
    A convicted sex offender is back is in trouble with the law again; this time for a different crime.
    A convicted sex offender is back is in trouble with the law again; this time for a different crime.
  • Memphis out, Nashville in running for 2016 DNC convention

    Memphis out, Nashville in running for 2016 DNC convention

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:18:41 GMT
    Though Memphis may be out, Nashville is still in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
    Though Memphis may be out, Nashville is still in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.
  • Man accused of pointing gun at East High student

    Man accused of pointing gun at East High student

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:11:10 GMT
    Memphis Police have charged Shinny Talley of Memphis with aggravated assault after he allegedly pointed a gun at an East High student, something police say set off a lockdown at the school the next day.
    Memphis Police have charged Shinny Talley of Memphis with aggravated assault after he allegedly pointed a gun at an East High student, something police say set off a lockdown at the school the next day.
  • Tenn. Democrats bemoan lack of Medicaid expansion

    Tenn. Democrats bemoan lack of Medicaid expansion

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:48:18 GMT
    Democratic leaders say Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's decision not to expand Medicaid in Tennessee cast a dark shadow over his signature plan to cover tuition at two-year colleges.
    Democratic leaders say Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's decision not to expand Medicaid in Tennessee cast a dark shadow over his signature plan to cover tuition at two-year colleges.
  • Teen who allegedly shot sister ordered held in court custody

    Teen who allegedly shot sister ordered held in court custody

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:37 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:37:04 GMT
    A Shelby County Juvenile Court judge has ordered a 13-year-old boy, accused of shooting his 10-year-old sister in the head Monday afternoon, to be held in juvenile court custody until his next hearing on May 6.
    A Shelby County Juvenile Court judge has ordered a 13-year-old boy, accused of shooting his 10-year-old sister in the head Monday afternoon, to be held in juvenile court custody until his next hearing on May 6.
  • Miss. teacher pay plan calls for 3rd-year merit raises

    Miss. teacher pay plan calls for 3rd-year merit raises

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:28:36 GMT
    Mississippi teachers can look forward to a $2,500 pay boost over the next two years, on top of their normal yearly increases. Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 504 Tuesday at the state Capitol, granting the raises.
    Mississippi teachers can look forward to a $2,500 pay boost over the next two years, on top of their normal yearly increases. Gov. Phil Bryant signed House Bill 504 Tuesday at the state Capitol, granting the raises.

  • Tennessee hires Southern Mississippi's Tyndall

    Tennessee hires Southern Mississippi's Tyndall

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:21 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:21:19 GMT
    Tennessee is counting on Southern Mississippi's Donnie Tyndall to make the same solid transition from the mid-major ranks as the Volunteers' last two basketball coaches.
    Tennessee is counting on Southern Mississippi's Donnie Tyndall to make the same solid transition from the mid-major ranks as the Volunteers' last two basketball coaches.
  • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

    Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:12:45 GMT
    An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.
    An Ohio couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.
  • Man killed in Berclair area apartment fire

    Man killed in Berclair area apartment fire

    Man killed in Berclair area apartment fire

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:00:06 GMT
    His neighbors say he was an avid gardener and well liked. But his life was cut short Tuesday morning after a fire ripped through his apartment.
    His neighbors say he was an avid gardener and well liked. But his life was cut short Tuesday morning after a fire ripped through his apartment.
  • Texas boy starts fire safety program

    Texas boy starts fire safety program

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 3:59 PM EDT2014-04-22 19:59:42 GMT
    After a Texas fire killed a mother and child earlier this year, one young boy was inspired to bring awareness to his community.
    After a Texas fire killed a mother and child earlier this year, one young boy was inspired to bring awareness to his community.
  • Three SCS schools recognized for teaching excellence and superior student growth

    Three SCS schools recognized for teaching excellence and superior student growth

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:53 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:53:55 GMT
    Caldwell-Guthrie Elementary School, Donelson Elementary School and Dexter Middle School will be recognized in separate ceremonies this week for being among the most effective schools in Tennessee in terms of student growth. 
    Caldwell-Guthrie Elementary School, Donelson Elementary School and Dexter Middle School will be recognized in separate ceremonies this week for being among the most effective schools in Tennessee in terms of student growth. 
  • Florida man catches 800 pound shark

    Florida man catches 800 pound shark

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:29 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:29:43 GMT
    The 11-foot shark can barely fit in the back of this pick-up truck.
    The 11-foot shark can barely fit in the back of this pick-up truck.
  • Man turns in $1,000 found in Walmart parking lot

    Man turns in $1,000 found in Walmart parking lot

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:14:45 GMT
    A Virginia man's good deed is earning him some admiration.
    A Virginia man's good deed is earning him some admiration.
  • Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year

    Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:04 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:04:41 GMT
    San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has been named NBA coach of the year, making him just the third coach in league history to win the award three times in his career.
    San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has been named NBA coach of the year, making him just the third coach in league history to win the award three times in his career.
  • POLL: Vote for the best US zoo

    POLL: Vote for the best US zoo

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:49 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:49:50 GMT
    USA Today Travel is asking readers to vote for their favorite zoo. 
    USA Today Travel is asking readers to vote for their favorite zoo. 
  • Terminix looks to hire 50 at April 25 job fair April 25

    Terminix looks to hire 50 at April 25 job fair April 25

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:39 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:39:38 GMT
    Terminix, the world's largest pest control provider, will host a job fair for 50 openings at its Memphis call center on Friday, April 25.
    Terminix, the world's largest pest control provider, will host a job fair for 50 openings at its Memphis call center on Friday, April 25.
  • Grizzlies beat Thunder 111-105 in OT to tie series

    Grizzlies beat Thunder 111-105 in OT to tie series

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:14 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:14:08 GMT
    Zach Randolph scored 25 points to help the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-105 in overtime on Monday night and tie their first-round playoff series at one game apiece.
    Zach Randolph scored 25 points to help the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 111-105 in overtime on Monday night and tie their first-round playoff series at one game apiece.
  • Counselor recruiting companies to do business in Iraq

    Counselor recruiting companies to do business in Iraq

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-04-22 04:13:07 GMT
    How'd you like to earn up to $97,000 -- tax free -- and deduct some of the expenses for your housing and meals. You can, if your company decides to open an office in Iraq and transfer you there.
    How'd you like to earn up to $97,000 -- tax free -- and deduct some of the expenses for your housing and meals. You can, if your company decides to open an office in Iraq and transfer you there.

  • Crippling sanitation strike looming for Memphis?

    Crippling sanitation strike looming for Memphis?

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:41:17 GMT
    As debris from January's and March's ice storms continues to line the sidewalks of Memphis,Public Works Director Dwan Gilliom is pointing the finger of blame at the sanitation workers' union leaders.
    As debris from January's and March's ice storms continues to line the sidewalks of Memphis,Public Works Director Dwan Gilliom is pointing the finger of blame at the sanitation workers' union leaders.
  • Candidates allege voter suppression in May 6 primary

    Candidates allege voter suppression in May 6 primary

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:58:15 GMT
    Reduced hours, locations, and days. Some candidates in the May 6 primary election are calling it strategic voter suppression.
    Reduced hours, locations, and days. Some candidates in the May 6 primary election are calling it strategic voter suppression.
  • Jonesboro woman's murder trial delayed

    Jonesboro woman's murder trial delayed

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:24:58 GMT
    The murder trial of a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of her husband is being delayed until September.
    The murder trial of a Jonesboro woman in the shooting death of her husband is being delayed until September.
  • Southaven outlet mall closer to construction

    Southaven outlet mall closer to construction

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:02 PM EDT2014-04-22 01:02:14 GMT
    Construction on the Southaven outlet mall project is set to start soon now that the project took a big step forward. Monday afternoon the Southaven Mayor and Board of Aldermen voted to establish the “Outlet Shops of the Mid-South Public Improvement District” with a hearing date of May 20.
    Construction on the Southaven outlet mall project is set to start soon now that the project took a big step forward. Monday afternoon the Southaven Mayor and Board of Aldermen voted to establish the “Outlet Shops of the Mid-South Public Improvement District” with a hearing date of May 20.
  • What grade does Tennessee Legislature get?

    What grade does Tennessee Legislature get?

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:48 PM EDT2014-04-22 00:48:22 GMT
    What grade does the Tennessee General Assembly get after it wrapped up its session in Nashville last week with several key bills being put on the books?
    What grade does the Tennessee General Assembly get after it wrapped up its session in Nashville last week with several key bills being put on the books?
  • Community to raise $3M, wants to reopen Handy Theater

    Community to raise $3M, wants to reopen Handy Theater

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-04-22 00:36:55 GMT
    Bethel Grove Community Organization of Orange Mound are hoping to bring life back to the W.C. Hand
    Bethel Grove Community Organization of Orange Mound are hoping to bring life back to the W.C. Hand
  • 2 honored at 11th annual Dunavant Awards luncheon

    2 honored at 11th annual Dunavant Awards luncheon

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:13 PM EDT2014-04-22 00:13:38 GMT
    Shelby County Criminal Court Judge Chris Craft and longtime Collierville town administrator James Lewellen were honored Monday at the 11th Annual Bobby Dunavant Public Service Awards luncheon for their years of dedication to public service.
    Shelby County Criminal Court Judge Chris Craft and longtime Collierville town administrator James Lewellen were honored Monday at the 11th Annual Bobby Dunavant Public Service Awards luncheon for their years of dedication to public service.
  • Man impersonates tow trucker, tries to steal car

    Man impersonates tow trucker, tries to steal car

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:57:37 GMT
    Jeremy Reed of Memphis was arrested Reed with criminal impersonation and theft by police after they say he pretended to be a tow truck driver and tried to steal a car.
    Jeremy Reed of Memphis was arrested Reed with criminal impersonation and theft by police after they say he pretended to be a tow truck driver and tried to steal a car.
  • Miss. trooper training school to begin in November

    Miss. trooper training school to begin in November

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:02:35 GMT
    Mississippi officials hope to begin training a new class of state troopers by November. Gov. Phil Bryant Monday signed into a law a bill that would spend $6.9 million to produce 60 new members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol by May 2015. Applications will be available starting May 1.
    Mississippi officials hope to begin training a new class of state troopers by November. Gov. Phil Bryant Monday signed into a law a bill that would spend $6.9 million to produce 60 new members of the Mississippi Highway Patrol by May 2015. Applications will be available starting May 1.
  • Memphians cheer on local runners in Boston Marathon

    Memphians cheer on local runners in Boston Marathon

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:49:02 GMT
    All eyes were on Boston Monday as more than 35,000 runners laced up their shoes for the 118th Boston Marathon.
    All eyes were on Boston Monday as more than 35,000 runners laced up their shoes for the 118th Boston Marathon.
  • UAW withdraws VW union vote appeal

    UAW withdraws VW union vote appeal

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:34 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:34:38 GMT
    In a surprise move, the United Auto Workers is withdrawing its appeal of the outcome of a union vote at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Chattanooga.
    In a surprise move, the United Auto Workers is withdrawing its appeal of the outcome of a union vote at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Chattanooga.
  • Overturned big rig blocks I-55 off-ramp near I-240

    Overturned big rig blocks I-55 off-ramp near I-240

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:19:31 GMT
    Courtesy TDOT SmartmapCourtesy TDOT Smartmap
    An overturned tractor trailer on an I-55 southbound off-ramp just past the I-240 interchange is expected to cause traffic headaches for commuters Monday evening.
    An overturned tractor trailer on an I-55 southbound off-ramp just past the I-240 interchange is expected to cause traffic headaches for commuters Monday evening.
  • Welcome Shelby Campbell Basham

    Welcome Shelby Campbell Basham

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:44:00 GMT
    A member of the FOX13 family had a very special delivery from the Easter Bunny on Easter Sunday.
    A member of the FOX13 family had a very special delivery from the Easter Bunny on Easter Sunday.
  • Dale's Restaurant reopens in Southaven, Miss.

    Dale's Restaurant reopens in Southaven, Miss.

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:37:10 GMT
    It is the oldest restaurant in Southaven. But, it has been closed for two months following a kitchen fire back in February. So, for two months the restaurant’s 80 employees didn’t have jobs and for two months the loyal customers went without the famous Dale's home cooking. Good news, on Monday, Dale's reopened. If you have never worked in a commercial kitchen you have missed one of the great events in life, the morning prep for lunch. When it's a restaurant like Dale's that serves good home ...
    It is the oldest restaurant in Southaven. But, it has been closed for two months following a kitchen fire back in February. So, for two months the restaurant’s 80 employees didn’t have jobs and for two months the loyal customers went without the famous Dale's home cooking. Good news, on Monday, Dale's reopened. If you have never worked in a commercial kitchen you have missed one of the great events in life, the morning prep for lunch. When it's a restaurant like Dale's that serves good home ...
  • Registered voters needed to work May 6 election

    Registered voters needed to work May 6 election

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:14:57 GMT
    The Shelby County Election Commission said it is hiring registered county voters to work a one day job at one of the more 200 voting sites during the May 6 primary.
    The Shelby County Election Commission said it is hiring registered county voters to work a one day job at one of the more 200 voting sites during the May 6 primary.
  • 30 proposed red light cameras part of Wharton's budget

    30 proposed red light cameras part of Wharton's budget

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:05:15 GMT
    Mayor A C Wharton's proposed budget is calling for 30 new red light cameras.
    Mayor A C Wharton's proposed budget is calling for 30 new red light cameras.
  • Georgetown officer seen in video tripping, pushing students as they rush field

    Georgetown officer seen in video tripping, pushing students as they rush field

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:53 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:53:37 GMT
    Video shows a Georgetown police officer tripping and pushing students as they rush the field seconds after a high school state soccer game ends.
    Video shows a Georgetown police officer tripping and pushing students as they rush the field seconds after a high school state soccer game ends.
  • Obama endorses Cohen for Tennessee's 9th District

    Obama endorses Cohen for Tennessee's 9th District

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:49:09 GMT
    U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen (D-9th District) of Memphis received on Monday an endorsement from President Barack Obama in his bid for re-election to Tennessee's 9th District Congressional seat.
    U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen (D-9th District) of Memphis received on Monday an endorsement from President Barack Obama in his bid for re-election to Tennessee's 9th District Congressional seat.
  • Cardinals name Unger as Redbirds new GM

    Cardinals name Unger as Redbirds new GM

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:45 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:45:12 GMT
    The St. Louis Cardinals have named Craig Unger as general manager of the Memphis Redbirds, the team's Triple-A affiliate in the Pacific Coast League.
    The St. Louis Cardinals have named Craig Unger as general manager of the Memphis Redbirds, the team's Triple-A affiliate in the Pacific Coast League.
  • 2014 High School Music Award nominations

    2014 High School Music Award nominations

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:40:48 GMT
    The nominees have been selected for The Orpheum’s High School Musical Theatre Awards.
    The nominees have been selected for The Orpheum’s High School Musical Theatre Awards.
  • Teen OK after riding in wheel well of Hawaii jet

    Teen OK after riding in wheel well of Hawaii jet

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:34:43 GMT
    Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
    Officials say a 16-year-old boy is "lucky to be alive" and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane's wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.
  • Monday Weather Blog-Ed Echols

    Monday Weather Blog-Ed Echols

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:51 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:51:46 GMT
    Mostly clouds all day with a small chance at sunshine.  Temps in the upper 70s with 50-percent chance of scattered showers and isolated storms. Later tonight that chance increases to about 60-percent.
    Mostly clouds all day with a small chance at sunshine.  Temps in the upper 70s with 50-percent chance of scattered showers and isolated storms. Later tonight that chance increases to about 60-percent.
  • Memphis VA Clinic: 8 dialysis stations closed for testing

    Memphis VA Clinic: 8 dialysis stations closed for testing

    Monday, April 21 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-04-21 19:33:15 GMT
    There are questions about patient care at the Memphis VA Medical Center where an unknown number of dialysis machines are no longer in use.The VA Medical Center in Memphis said the dialysis machines are
    There are questions about patient care at the Memphis VA Medical Center where an unknown number of dialysis machines are no longer in use.
  • Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by vehicle

    Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by vehicle

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:00 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:00:29 GMT
    A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a car on South Highland St. at Spottswood Ave.
    A pedestrian is in critical condition after being hit by a car on South Highland St. at Spottswood Ave.
  • Child found uninjured inside repossessed car

    Child found uninjured inside repossessed car

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:27 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:27:34 GMT
    Memphis Police say that a four-year-old inside a repossessed car has been found safe and uninjured.
    Memphis Police say that a four-year-old inside a repossessed car has been found safe and uninjured.
  • Cohen proposes tax incentive bill

    Cohen proposes tax incentive bill

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:17 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:17:24 GMT
    A new bill sponsored by U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen (D-9th District) of Memphis aims to use tax incentives to revitalize the poorest communities.
    A new bill sponsored by U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen (D-9th District) of Memphis aims to use tax incentives to revitalize the poorest communities.
  • Affordable Care Act: What's next?

    Affordable Care Act: What's next?

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:11:11 GMT
    So you signed up for health insurance through the government marketplace. Now what? It may be the question 8 million Americans are asking after signing up for the government's Affordable Care plan.
    So you signed up for health insurance through the government marketplace. Now what? It may be the question 8 million Americans are asking after signing up for the government's Affordable Care plan.
  • Police, neighbor save woman and child from sinking car

    Police, neighbor save woman and child from sinking car

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:39 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:39:35 GMT
    A story that could've turned tragic has a happy ending all thanks to police officers and neighbors who helped pull a woman and a child trapped in a car as it sank underwater. 
    A story that could've turned tragic has a happy ending all thanks to police officers and neighbors who helped pull a woman and a child trapped in a car as it sank underwater. 
  • Community garden opens in Frayser

    Community garden opens in Frayser

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:17 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:17:06 GMT
    A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Friday in Frayser to open the area's first community garden.
    A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Friday in Frayser to open the area's first community garden.
  • Grizzlies guard Calathes to be suspended for 20 games

    Grizzlies guard Calathes to be suspended for 20 games

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:35 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:35:34 GMT
    Memphis Grizzlies back-up point guard Nick Calathes will be suspended for 20 games by the NBA for violating the league's anti-drug policy, according to Yahoo! Sports.
    Memphis Grizzlies back-up point guard Nick Calathes will be suspended for 20 games by the NBA for violating the league's anti-drug policy, according to Yahoo! Sports.
  • Heal the Hood hosts 'Living the Dream' conference

    Heal the Hood hosts 'Living the Dream' conference

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:26:47 GMT
    Local celebrities and community leaders spoke at Heal the Hood Foundation's annual "Living the Dream" conference Friday at the Hickory Ridge Mall.Larry Dodson of the Bar-Kays and former American Idol contestant
    Local celebrities and community leaders spoke at Heal the Hood Foundation's annual "Living the Dream" conference Friday at the Hickory Ridge Mall.
  • 2 from Obama's cabinet to visit Memphis April 25

    2 from Obama's cabinet to visit Memphis April 25

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:16:12 GMT
    Memphis will host two very important members of President Barack Obama's cabinet on Friday, April 25.  HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan and Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will visit.
    Memphis will host two very important members of President Barack Obama's cabinet on Friday, April 25. FOX13 News has confirmed that HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan and Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will pay a visit to the Bluff City.
  • Man battling chronic illnesses has electricity cut off

    Man battling chronic illnesses has electricity cut off

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:11:25 GMT
    Though many are grappling with higher winter bills, one man with chronic illnesses is dealing with having his electricity shut off.
    Though many are grappling with higher winter bills, one man with chronic illnesses is dealing with having his electricity shut off.
  • THP issues 500 citations on first day of Zero Fatalities Campaign

    THP issues 500 citations on first day of Zero Fatalities Campaign

    Friday, April 18 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-04-19 00:10:34 GMT
    All law enforcement in Shelby County will be out in force this Easter weekend doing whatever they can to convince drivers to buckle up, don't drive and text, and do not booze it because you'll lose it
    All law enforcement in Shelby County will be out in force this Easter weekend doing whatever they can to convince drivers to buckle up, don't drive and text, and do not booze it because you will lose it.
  • Grizzlies wary of Thunder's dynamic duo

    Grizzlies wary of Thunder's dynamic duo

    Friday, April 18 2014 6:08 PM EDT2014-04-18 22:08:46 GMT
    As the Grizzlies gear up for their first round series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, they're preparing for perhaps the most destructive duo in the NBA.
    As the Grizzlies gear up for their first round series against the Oklahoma City Thunder, they're preparing for perhaps the most destructive duo in the NBA.
  • GMM OTR: Downtown Memphis 4-18

    GMM OTR: Downtown Memphis 4-18

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:49:26 GMT
    FOX13's Good Morning Memphis is On The Road in downtown Memphis. This week we took a tour of a few downtown museums and hotels.
    FOX13's Good Morning Memphis is On The Road in downtown Memphis. This week we took a tour of a few downtown museums and hotels.
  • Homes evacuated due to gas leak in Midtown

    Homes evacuated due to gas leak in Midtown

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:41:08 GMT
    Eight homes on a Midtown Memphis street were evacuated late Friday morning after a private contractor struck a gas main, MLGW and the Memphis Fire Dept. said.
    Eight homes on a Midtown Memphis street were evacuated late Friday morning after a private contractor struck a gas main, MLGW and the Memphis Fire Dept. said.
  • Tenn. Supreme Court rules against Bartlett cemetery owner

    Tenn. Supreme Court rules against Bartlett cemetery owner

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:38 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:38:07 GMT
    Bartlett Galilee Memorial Gardens cemetery owner Jemar Lambert, charged with abusing corpses and mishandling burials, lost his appeal of a judge's decision to revoke his bond.
    Bartlett Galilee Memorial Gardens cemetery owner Jemar Lambert, charged with abusing corpses and mishandling burials, lost his appeal of a judge's decision to revoke his bond.
  • Memphis Fire Museum upgrading exhibits

    Memphis Fire Museum upgrading exhibits

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:17 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:17:57 GMT
    The Fire Museum of Memphis is pressing ahead with a major facelift and is expected to be completed by June.
    The Fire Museum of Memphis is pressing ahead with a major facelift and is expected to be completed by June.
  • Memphis homeowners wait 8 weeks for trash pickup

    Memphis homeowners wait 8 weeks for trash pickup

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:04:54 GMT
    You may have seen it driving around Memphis. It may even be piled up in front of your home: yard waste sitting on curbs around the Bluff City. Some homeowners say they've waited as long as eight weeks
    You may have seen it driving around Memphis. It may even be piled up in front of your home: yard waste sitting on curbs around the Bluff City. Some city homeowners say they've waited as long as eight weeks for a pickup.
  • Northern Ark. hospital opens new women's clinic

    Northern Ark. hospital opens new women's clinic

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:13 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:13:44 GMT
    A northern Arkansas hospital says it will open a new women's clinic to fill the gap in coverage for prenatal and post-delivery care in Paragould.
    A northern Arkansas hospital says it will open a new women's clinic to fill the gap in coverage for prenatal and post-delivery care in Paragould.
  • MPD officer arrested for alleged traffic stop sexual assault

    MPD officer arrested for alleged traffic stop sexual assault

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:00:07 GMT
    Memphis police officer Meekos Evans, the focus of an internal affairs investigation into an alleged traffic stop sexual assault of a female motorist in Whitehaven in February, was arrested Thursday.
    Memphis police officer Meekos Evans, the focus of an internal affairs investigation into an alleged traffic stop sexual assault of a female motorist in Whitehaven in February, was arrested Thursday afternoon. He is out of jail after posting bond Friday.
  • June groundbreaking planned for Osceola steel mill

    June groundbreaking planned for Osceola steel mill

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:52:01 GMT
    Groundbreaking on a planned $1.1 billion steel mill in northeast Arkansas is expected to take place in late June.
    Groundbreaking on a planned $1.1 billion steel mill in northeast Arkansas is expected to take place in late June.
  • 1 killed, 2 hurt in West Memphis interstate crash

    1 killed, 2 hurt in West Memphis interstate crash

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:49 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:49:23 GMT
    Authorities say one person was killed and two others injured in a crash on Interstate 40 in east Arkansas.
    Authorities say one person was killed and two others injured in a crash on Interstate 40 in east Arkansas.
  • 61 arrested in West Tennessee gang sweep

    61 arrested in West Tennessee gang sweep

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:45:47 GMT
    Authorities in six West Tennessee counties are reporting the arrest of 61 people on various charges during a gang sweep.
    Authorities in six West Tennessee counties are reporting the arrest of 61 people on various charges during a gang sweep.
  • Arkansas doctor posts bond on voyeurism charges

    Arkansas doctor posts bond on voyeurism charges

    Friday, April 18 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-04-18 19:24:38 GMT
    Dr. Paul Becton, accused of snapping photographs of a woman during a gynecological exam, posted bond and has been released from jail.
    Dr. Paul Becton, accused of snapping photographs of a woman during a gynecological exam, posted bond and has been released from jail.
  • Memphis Made Brewing starts bottling beer

    Memphis Made Brewing starts bottling beer

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-04-18 04:28:31 GMT
    Starting April 19, fans of Memphis Made Brewing Co. will be able to enjoy this local beer a new way: in large bottles.
    Starting April 19, fans of Memphis Made Brewing Co. will be able to enjoy this local beer a new way: in large bottles.
  • Shelby Farms Earth Day celebration April 19

    Shelby Farms Earth Day celebration April 19

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:56:07 GMT
    Shelby Farms Park is hosting a "Down To Earth" Festival on Saturday, April 19, a few days before Earth Day.
    Shelby Farms Park is hosting a "Down To Earth" Festival on Saturday, April 19, a few days before Earth Day.
  • Shelby Farms unveils improved wetland area

    Shelby Farms unveils improved wetland area

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:52:18 GMT
    Earth Day is next Tuesday, April 22, and as always, Shelby Farms Park will be celebrating with some special events.
    Earth Day is next Tuesday, April 22, and as always, Shelby Farms Park will be celebrating with some special events.
  • 28th Africa in April festival runs through April 20

    28th Africa in April festival runs through April 20

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:45 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:45:57 GMT
    The "Africa in April Cultural Awareness Festival" is celebrating 28 years in the Bluff City.
    The "Africa in April Cultural Awareness Festival" is celebrating 28 years in the Bluff City.
  • DA candidate Judge Brown wants appeal hearing

    DA candidate Judge Brown wants appeal hearing

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:59:24 GMT
    Shelby County District Attorney Democratic candidate and TV personality Judge Joe Brown said he wants his appeal heard on contempt of court charges, before the actual hearing on the charges.
    Shelby County District Attorney Democratic candidate and TV personality Judge Joe Brown said he wants his appeal heard on contempt of court charges, before the actual hearing on the charges.
  • South Cordova residents say city service 'stinks'

    South Cordova residents say city service 'stinks'

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:06:47 GMT
    South Cordova residents have been Memphis residents for nearly two years now, since they were annexed back on July 1, 2012.
    South Cordova residents have been Memphis residents for nearly two years now, since they were annexed back on July 1, 2012.
  • Thursdays Squared looks to give big boost to Overton Square

    Thursdays Squared looks to give big boost to Overton Square

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:00:13 GMT
    Overton Square is kicking summer off early with its new outdoor concert series, "Thursdays Squared."
    Overton Square is kicking summer off early with its new outdoor concert series, "Thursdays Squared."
  • Former youth pastor jailed for sexual assaulting child

    Former youth pastor jailed for sexual assaulting child

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:20 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:20:54 GMT
    Arnold Lamont Parks, a former Crittenden County youth pastor and day care worker, was sent to state prison for nine years Thursday after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl.
    Arnold Lamont Parks, a former Crittenden County youth pastor and day care worker, was sent to state prison for nine years Thursday after being found guilty of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl.
  • Mom, son out on bond after East High fight

    Mom, son out on bond after East High fight

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:14:45 GMT
    A Memphis mother and her son are out on bond after being arrested for a fight at East High School on Wednesday.
    A Memphis mother and her son are out on bond after being arrested for a fight at East High School on Wednesday.
  • Getting ready to believe again

    Getting ready to believe again

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:52 PM EDT2014-04-18 00:52:38 GMT
    Here we go again: another Thunder and Grizzlies postseason matchup. The two teams met in the Western Conference semifinals in 2013 season, with the Grizzlies upsetting the Thunder.
    Here we go again: another Thunder and Grizzlies postseason matchup. The two teams met in the Western Conference semifinals in 2013 season, with the Grizzlies upsetting the Thunder.
  • Thursday Weather Blog-Brian Basham

    Thursday Weather Blog-Brian Basham

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:34 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:34:41 GMT
    I told you it would get nice! And, it looks like those temps are going to stay great.
    I told you it would get nice! And, it looks like those temps are going to stay great.
  • SCSO wants municipalities to pay for school officers

    SCSO wants municipalities to pay for school officers

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:27:16 GMT
    Plans are being ironed out for Shelby County municipal schools to take on the cost of paying for their school resource officers.
    Plans are being ironed out for Shelby County municipal schools to take on the cost of paying for their school resource officers.
  • Ole Miss fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon closed down

    Ole Miss fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon closed down

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:59:47 GMT
    Ole Miss fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon, plagued with alleged hazing issues, was permanently shut down on Thursday.
    Ole Miss fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon, plagued with alleged hazing issues, was permanently shut down on Thursday.
  • Armstrong's wish list before 2017 retirement as MPD director

    Armstrong's wish list before 2017 retirement as MPD director

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:23 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:23:03 GMT
    Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong, who announced his retirement from the force in 2017, said he has a wish list for his final three years on the job.
    Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong, who announced his retirement from the force in 2017, said he has a wish list for his final three years on the job.
  • First Blue Springs Toyota plant Corolla export rolls off line

    First Blue Springs Toyota plant Corolla export rolls off line

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:49:11 GMT
    Three years ago the Toyota plant in Blue Springs began producing Toyota Corollas for sale in the United States. On Thursday Toyota said it's rolling out a new line of Corollas exports.
    Three years ago the Toyota plant in Blue Springs, Miss., began producing Toyota Corollas for sale in the United States. On Thursday Toyota announced it is rolling out a new line of Corollas produced in north Mississippi for export.
  • Renovated James Lee House opens as B&B

    Renovated James Lee House opens as B&B

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:36 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:36:56 GMT
    With a cut of the ribbon, a big piece of Memphis history came back to life Thursday. The James Lee House in the Victorian Village reopened as a bed and breakfast with five-star amenities and services.
    With a cut of the ribbon, a big piece of Memphis history came back to life Thursday. The James Lee House in the Victorian Village reopened as a bed and breakfast with five-star amenities and services.
  • Paragould doctor wanted on video voyeurism charges arrested

    Paragould doctor wanted on video voyeurism charges arrested

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:31:25 GMT
    Paragould OB/GYN Dr. Paul Becton, Jr.,  wanted on five felony video voyeurism charges was arrested Wednesday evening in Newport.
    Paragould OB/GYN Dr. Paul Becton, Jr.,  wanted on five felony video voyeurism charges, accused of taking nude pictures of a patient with his cellphone during an exam, was arrested Wednesday evening in Newport.
  • Peabody kicks off 75th annual rooftop parties April 17

    Peabody kicks off 75th annual rooftop parties April 17

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:59:30 GMT
    The Peabody Hotel released its 2014 Rooftop Party line-up on Thursday. Memphis-based Almost Famous and Swedish electro-dance-punk duo Icona Pop will kick off the weekly series April 17.
    The Peabody Hotel released its 2014 Rooftop Party line-up on Thursday. The Memphis-based Top 40 band Almost Famous and a special performance by Swedish electro-dance-punk duo Icona Pop will kick off the weekly series April 17.
  • Tenn. lawmakers vote to delay Common Core testing

    Tenn. lawmakers vote to delay Common Core testing

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:40 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:40:36 GMT
    The testing component of Tennessee's Common Core education standards would be delayed a year under legislation headed to Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's desk.
    The testing component of Tennessee's Common Core education standards would be delayed a year under legislation headed to Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's desk.
  • 108th Tenn. General Assembly adjourns for the year

    108th Tenn. General Assembly adjourns for the year

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:27 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:27:54 GMT
    The 108th Tennessee General Assembly has adjourned after a session that included the passing of a $32.4 billion spending plan that doesn't give pay increases to state employees and teachers.
    The 108th Tennessee General Assembly has adjourned after a session that included the passing of a $32.4 billion spending plan that doesn't give pay increases to state employees and teachers.
  • Renasant's name on Tupelo football field

    Renasant's name on Tupelo football field

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:25:51 GMT
    Tupelo Public School District Superintendent Gearl Loden says the local high school football field will be called Renasant Field once new blue turf is installed this summer.
    Tupelo Public School District Superintendent Gearl Loden says the local high school football field will be called Renasant Field once new blue turf is installed this summer.
  • Hearing set in challenge to Ark. gay marriage ban

    Hearing set in challenge to Ark. gay marriage ban

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:21 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:21:10 GMT
    Advocates of ending Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage are to make their case before a circuit judge in Pulaski County.
    Advocates of ending Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage are to make their case before a circuit judge in Pulaski County.
  • Joerger named NBA Western Conf. April Coach of Month

    Joerger named NBA Western Conf. April Coach of Month

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-04-17 19:58:39 GMT
    Memphis Grizzlies' first year head coach Dave Joerger was named by the NBA as the Western Conference Coach of the Month, the league said Thursday.
    Memphis Grizzlies' first year head coach Dave Joerger was named by the NBA as the Western Conference Coach of the Month, the league said Thursday.
  • 2 teens arrested in W. Memphis elderly home invasion

    2 teens arrested in W. Memphis elderly home invasion

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 19:30:09 GMT
    West Memphis Police said they have arrested two teenagers, ages 17 and 19, in connection to a home invasion and attack April 14 of an elderly woman.
    West Memphis Police said they have arrested two teenagers, ages 17 and 19, in connection to a home invasion and attack April 14 of an elderly woman.
  • Top global leaders agree to ease crisis in Ukraine

    Top global leaders agree to ease crisis in Ukraine

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:22:20 GMT
    Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine.
    Top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine reached agreement Thursday on immediate steps to ease the crisis in Ukraine.
  • Bryant signs bills to limit union activities

    Bryant signs bills to limit union activities

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:17 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:17:01 GMT
    Republican Gov. Phil Bryant has signed three bills to limit labor union activities in Mississippi. The signings came Wednesday at a Capitol ceremony attended by a U.S. Chamber of Commerce representative.
    Republican Gov. Phil Bryant has signed three bills to limit labor union activities in Mississippi.
  • 2 House Dems pressing inquiry into Tenn. VW vote

    2 House Dems pressing inquiry into Tenn. VW vote

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:14 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:14:12 GMT
    Two House Democrats said Wednesday they are beginning their own inquiry into whether Tennessee state officials may have violated "or otherwise run afoul of" federal law by their alleged conduct ahead of
    Two House Democrats said Wednesday they are beginning their own inquiry into whether Tennessee state officials may have violated "or otherwise run afoul of" federal law by their alleged conduct ahead of a vote by workers at a Volkswagen factory in Chattanooga, Tenn., that rejected a bid to be represented by the United Auto Workers union.
  • Blast on site of explosives plants kills 1

    Blast on site of explosives plants kills 1

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:12 AM EDT2014-04-17 11:12:15 GMT
    An explosion and fire at a Tennessee plant where several ammunition and explosives businesses are based killed one person and left three others injured. Rescue workers were called Wednesday afternoon
    An explosion and fire at a Tennessee plant where several ammunition and explosives businesses are based killed one person and left three others injured.
  • Grizzlies grab 7th seed, beat Dallas 106-105 in OT

    Grizzlies grab 7th seed, beat Dallas 106-105 in OT

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:42 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:42:09 GMT
    Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the Mavericks 106-105 on Wednesday.
    Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the Mavericks 106-105 on Wednesday night in the regular season finale.
  • NLRB files federal petition against Kellogg

    NLRB files federal petition against Kellogg

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:35 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:35:08 GMT
    On Tuesday the National Labor Relations Board filed a petition in federal court with hopes of ending the lockout of Memphis Kellogg's employees.
    On Tuesday the National Labor Relations Board filed a petition in federal court with hopes of ending the lockout of Memphis Kellogg's employees.
  • Most Wanted - Brandi Hutzelman

    Most Wanted - Brandi Hutzelman

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:37:44 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - Dedrick Thomas

    Most Wanted - Dedrick Thomas

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:35:52 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • 1 dead, 6 injured in 10 vehicle crash

    1 dead, 6 injured in 10 vehicle crash

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:19 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:19:36 GMT
    At least one person has died and six others were injured in a 10 vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon at Raleigh-Lagrange Road and Covington Pike.
    At least one person has died and six others were injured in a 10 vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon at Raleigh-Lagrange Road and Covington Pike.
  • Progress being made in Memphis rape kit backlog

    Progress being made in Memphis rape kit backlog

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:10 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:10:19 GMT
    It's a mountain that will take a team to tackle. Several agencies are dedicating resources to addressing the issue of more than 12,000 sexual assault kits in Memphis.
    It's a mountain that will take a team to tackle. Several agencies are dedicating resources to addressing the issue of more than 12,000 sexual assault kits in Memphis.
  • MATA considers cutting game day event shuttles

    MATA considers cutting game day event shuttles

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:08:24 GMT
    Memphis Area Transit Authority services are on the chopping block, and this time it could affect how you get to the games to cheer on the Grizzlies, Tigers, Redbirds, and other teams.
    Memphis Area Transit Authority services are on the chopping block, and this time it could affect how you get to the games to cheer on the Grizzlies, Tigers, Redbirds, and other teams.
  • Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson

    Jets sign former Titans RB Chris Johnson

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:56:33 GMT
    he New York Jets signed former Titans running back Chris Johnson Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released by Tennessee on April 7.
    Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson found a new job pretty quickly, too. The New York Jets signed the former Titans running back Wednesday, a little over a week after he was officially released.
  • Mississippi State signs 6-foot-9 Zuppardo

    Mississippi State signs 6-foot-9 Zuppardo

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:51:36 GMT
    Mississippi State has signed 6-foot-9 forward Johnny Zuppardo in an effort to add talent and depth in its frontcourt.
    Mississippi State has signed 6-foot-9 forward Johnny Zuppardo in an effort to add talent and depth in its frontcourt.
  • May 6 primary early voting in Shelby County underway

    May 6 primary early voting in Shelby County underway

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:35:05 GMT
    Early voting for the May 6 primary in Shelby County got underway Wednesday.
    Early voting for the May 6 primary in Shelby County got underway Wednesday.
  • Veteran MFD firefighter yet to be charged in death of St. Jude nurse

    Veteran MFD firefighter yet to be charged in death of St. Jude nurse

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:14 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:14:10 GMT
    Veteran Memphis firefighter Raymond Glover still has not been charged almost two weeks after a fatal car crash took the life of a St. Jude Children's Research Hospital nursing supervisor.
    Veteran Memphis firefighter Raymond Glover still has not been charged almost two weeks after a fatal car crash took the life of a St. Jude Children's Research Hospital nursing supervisor.
  • Tennessee Brewery Untapped ready for 6-week event

    Tennessee Brewery Untapped ready for 6-week event

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:11 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:11:55 GMT
    Organizers of Tennessee Brewery Untapped are counting the days until their unique event begins, which kicks off April 24.
    Organizers of Tennessee Brewery Untapped are counting the days until their unique event begins, which kicks off April 24.
  • Fresh 20 budget friendly meal plans for busy families

    Fresh 20 budget friendly meal plans for busy families

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:45 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:45:38 GMT
    For busy families, "What's for dinner?" is often answered by ordering out or heating up. But an inexpensive meal planning service called Fresh 20 is helping families eat fresh all week.
    For busy families, "What's for dinner?" is often answered by ordering out or heating up. But an inexpensive meal planning service called Fresh 20 is helping families eat fresh all week.
  • Drive to Zero Fatalities Campaign launches Easter weekend

    Drive to Zero Fatalities Campaign launches Easter weekend

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:10:46 GMT
    The Tennessee Highway Patrol along with all other Shelby County Law enforcement agencies launched a year-long campaign to reduce the number of traffic fatalities. It's called the "Drive to Zero Fatalities" campaign.
    The Tennessee Highway Patrol along with all other Shelby County Law enforcement agencies launched a year-long campaign to reduce the number of traffic fatalities. It's called the "Drive to Zero Fatalities" campaign.
  • House passes bill to allow electric chair in Tenn.

    House passes bill to allow electric chair in Tenn.

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:52:15 GMT
    The House has passed a bill to allow the state to electrocute death row inmates if lethal injection drugs are unavailable.
    The House has passed a bill to allow the state to electrocute death row inmates if lethal injection drugs are unavailable.
  • Arkansas voter ID law challenged in court by ACLU

    Arkansas voter ID law challenged in court by ACLU

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:48 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:48:03 GMT
    By ANDREW DEMILLOASsociated Press reporterLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Arkansas is asking a judge to strike down a state law requiring voters to show photo identification
    The American Civil Liberties Union of Arkansas is asking a judge to strike down a state law requiring voters to show photo identification before they can cast a ballot, arguing the new requirements violate the Arkansas constitution.
  • $2B program to improve Arkansas highways kicks off

    $2B program to improve Arkansas highways kicks off

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:44:02 GMT
    State transportation officials have marked the start of a nearly $2 billion construction program to improve and widen roadways with a ceremony in Little Rock.
    State transportation officials have marked the start of a nearly $2 billion construction program to improve and widen roadways with a ceremony in Little Rock.
  • Senate wants schools to recite Tenn. flag salute

    Senate wants schools to recite Tenn. flag salute

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:39 PM EDT2014-04-16 20:39:15 GMT
    The recitation of a little-known "Salute to the Flag of Tennessee" in the state Senate is often met with confusion with visitors to the upper chamber of the General Assembly.
    The recitation of a little-known "Salute to the Flag of Tennessee" in the state Senate is often met with confusion with visitors to the upper chamber of the General Assembly. Now, lawmakers want to have schoolchildren follow suit.
  • Most Wanted - Jostin Brown

    Most Wanted - Jostin Brown

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:46:49 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - Tabitha Masterson

    Most Wanted - Tabitha Masterson

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:39:25 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - Jarrod Casey

    Most Wanted - Jarrod Casey

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:35:49 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - Benjamin Marshall

    Most Wanted - Benjamin Marshall

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-04-10 02:31:55 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - David Keck

    Most Wanted - David Keck

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:39 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:39:21 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • Most Wanted - Otis Reddic

    Most Wanted - Otis Reddic

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-04-03 02:07:57 GMT
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
    Anyone with information on where any of these individuals can be located is urged to call CrimeStoppers at 901-528-CASH.
  • SLIDESHOW: FOX Fursday

    SLIDESHOW: FOX Fursday

    Monday, March 31 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-03-31 19:27:53 GMT
    Thank you to everyone who has posted and e-mailed us your FOX Fursday pictures!  Please continue to send them in!
    Thank you to everyone who has posted and e-mailed us your FOX Fursday pictures!  Please continue to send them in!
  • Joey "Un-Tied" - Arkansas: Part 1

    Joey "Un-Tied" - Arkansas: Part 1

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-03-12 17:14:49 GMT
    Arkansas is a beautiful state.
    Arkansas is a beautiful state.
  • South Carolina girl gives food for the soul at Memphis hospital

    South Carolina girl gives food for the soul at Memphis hospital

    Monday, March 10 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-03-11 02:00:16 GMT
    Ansley Prosser's donation made her worthy of wearing a "VIP" badge around the FedExFamilyHouse on Monday.
    Ansley Prosser's donation made her worthy of wearing a "VIP" badge around the FedExFamilyHouse on Monday.
  • Tennessee Legislature chastises UT Sex Week

    Tennessee Legislature chastises UT Sex Week

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 5:04 PM EST2014-03-05 22:04:25 GMT
    A yearly tradition at the University of Tennessee is drawing the ire of state lawmakers.Last month, the Tennessee House of Representatives voted 69-17 to condemn Sex Week at the Knoxville-based university.
    A yearly tradition at the University of Tennessee is drawing the ire of state lawmakers. Last month, the Tennessee House of Representatives voted 69-17 to condemn Sex Week at the Knoxville-based university. A similar vote from the Senate could come soon.
  • Knitting guild takes hobby to 'heart' for children's hospital

    Knitting guild takes hobby to 'heart' for children's hospital

    Thursday, February 13 2014 9:28 PM EST2014-02-14 02:28:26 GMT
    For the Memphis Knitting Guild at Le Bonheur's FedExFamilyHouse it becomes more than knitting and purling; each stitch turns into a story.
    For the Memphis Knitting Guild at Le Bonheur's FedExFamilyHouse it becomes more than knitting and purling; each stitch turns into a story.
  • Sen. Kelsey pulls sponsorship of 'Turn The Gays Away' bill

    Sen. Kelsey introduces 'Turn The Gays Away' Bill

    Thursday, February 13 2014 6:12 PM EST2014-02-13 23:12:22 GMT
    Tennessee State Sen. Brian Kelsey suddenly pulled his sponsorship of the so-called "Turn the Gays Away" bill after the controversial proposal was subject to national attention.
    Tennessee State Sen. Brian Kelsey (R-Germantown) suddenly pulled his sponsorship of the so-called "Turn the Gays Away" bill on Thursday after the controversial proposal was subject to national attention.
  • Joey "Un-Tied" - The maddening of Mid-South weather

    Joey "Un-Tied" - The maddening of Mid-South weather

    Monday, February 3 2014 10:17 AM EST2014-02-03 15:17:01 GMT
    So. While ice & snow flew in many counties in the FOX13 viewing area, Shelby residents were again largely bypassed.
    So. While ice & snow flew in many counties in the FOX13 viewing area, Shelby residents were again largely bypassed.
  • Newborn undergoes four heart surgeries for miraculous recovery

    Newborn undergoes four heart surgeries for miraculous recovery

    Thursday, February 6 2014 2:01 PM EST2014-02-06 19:01:47 GMT
    Sarah Bleau/FOX13Sarah Bleau/FOX13
    The Kirk family was looking forward to taking their first-born, Reese, home to her Winnie the Pooh nursery, but instead the newborn was taken to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital's operating room for cardiac
    Before she was five-months-old, Reese Kirk received four heart surgeries to repair numerous valves, pumping chambers and a hole in her heart.
  • Le Bonheur's rappelling elves spread Christmas magic to kids

    Le Bonheur's rappelling elves spread Christmas magic to kids

    Thursday, January 30 2014 5:35 PM EST2014-01-30 22:35:07 GMT
    Some special sneaky elves jumped from the shelves at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and came down from the roof as a Christmas treat for children being treated at the hospital during the holiday.
    Some special sneaky elves jumped from the shelves at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and came down from the roof as a Christmas treat for children being treated at the hospital during the holiday.
  • BARGAIN THURSDAY: A $600 Redo

    BARGAIN THURSDAY: A $600 Redo

    Thursday, January 30 2014 7:00 AM EST2014-01-30 12:00:21 GMT
    It started as a contest that gave some art students $500 to furnish and decorate an empty apartment.
    It started as a contest that gave some art students $500 to furnish and decorate an empty apartment.
  • Fatal fire at Wingood Apartments

    Fatal fire at Wingood Apartments

    Sunday, January 12 2014 11:10 AM EST2014-01-12 16:10:41 GMT
    Two men are dead after an early, Saturday morning fire at the Wingood Manor Apartments
    Two men are dead after an early, Saturday morning fire at the Wingood Manor Apartments
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