- Florida woman accused of stealing from summer food program Updated: Apr-30-16 11:42 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - A Florida woman is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a summer feeding program for low-income children.
- University of Memphis journalism students to cover Olympics Updated: Apr-29-16 4:31 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The University of Memphis says 14 of its journalism students will travel to Rio De Janeiro to cover the Summer Olympics.
- NFL Draft: Players selected in the first round Updated: Apr-28-16 11:44 pm
The players selected in the first round of the NFL draft Thursday night in Chicago:
- Memorial services set for late civil rights leader Kyles Updated: Apr-28-16 5:17 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memorial and funeral services have been set for the Rev. Samuel Billy Kyles, the civil rights leader and friend of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who died Tuesday in Memphis at age 81.
- Shelby County has more measles cases than rest of US Updated: Apr-28-16 12:49 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Shelby County is home to more measles cases than the rest of the U.S. combined after an outbreak that began last week.
- Former Memphis officer charged with raping woman Updated: Apr-28-16 3:56 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Prosecutors say a former Memphis police officer has been charged with raping a woman at a downtown parking garage.
- Shelby Co. Schools revokes 3 charters, closes 3 schools Updated: Apr-28-16 3:48 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The Shelby County Schools board has voted for three schools to go through the closure process and for three other schools to have their charter revoked.
- DA's office: Memphis jurors will decide Vanderbilt rape case Updated: Apr-27-16 5:41 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Davidson County district attorney's office says jurors from Memphis will be selected for the retrial of a former Vanderbilt football player who will be retried for rape next month.
- The Rev. Billy Kyles dies; was present when ML King was shot Updated: Apr-27-16 11:46 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The Rev. Samuel Billy Kyles, a longtime civil rights leader who was present when Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on a hotel balcony, has died in Memphis. He was 81.
- Speaker Harwell's health care task force holds first meeting Updated: Apr-26-16 5:57 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Members of a health care task force assigned with proposing alternatives to Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's Insure Tennessee plan on Tuesday stressed their desire to include "circuit breakers" to prevent out-of-control costs.
- Arkansas health officials urge measles awareness Updated: Apr-26-16 3:01 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas health officials are urging residents to stay up to date on their vaccinations after six cases of measles were confirmed in Memphis, Tennessee.
- NFL DRAFT: Lynch could be highest QB drafted from Memphis Updated: Apr-26-16 2:16 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Desperate for a quarterback, Justin Fuente heard of Paxton Lynch thanks to a note an administrator left on the new Memphis coach's desk.
- Memphis police: Man posed as deputy to rape woman Updated: Apr-26-16 6:34 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis police have arrested a man who they say raped a woman after claiming to be a sheriff's deputy.
- Tough choices ahead for Grizzlies with painful season over Updated: Apr-25-16 3:05 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The Memphis Grizzlies took care of things they could control by assembling a roster good enough to challenge for the NBA title.
- Number of measles cases in Shelby County now at 6 Updated: Apr-25-16 12:17 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Health officials say the number of measles cases in Shelby County has increased to six.
- Man to be retried in 1997 killing of Memphis motel clerk Updated: Apr-25-16 12:00 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - A man is set to stand trial again in the killing of a Memphis motel clerk.
- 15-year-old girl killed in drive-by shooting in Memphis Updated: Apr-25-16 10:51 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis police say they are investigating after a 15-year-old girl was killed in a drive-by shooting.
- Public to be heard on indigent legal representation Updated: Apr-25-16 12:31 am
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A task force studying how lawyers are compensated for work with defendants who are unable to afford legal counsel will be holding sessions in West Tennessee this week to hear from the public.
- Spurs rout Grizzlies 116-95, sweep their way to semifinals Updated: Apr-24-16 5:14 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - The San Antonio Spurs have swept their way into the Western Conference semifinals after an almost perfunctory, yet very physical test from the most injury-depleted team ever in the NBA playoffs.
- Lights go out during Game 4 between Spurs-Grizzlies Updated: Apr-24-16 2:25 pm
- Injured foot will keep Grizzlies' Martin out 'quite a while' Updated: Apr-22-16 8:33 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis coach Dave Joerger said Friday that Grizzlies rookie forward Jarell Martin will be out "quite a while" with an injured left foot that has him officially out of Game 3 of their Western Conference playoff series with the San Antonio Spurs.
- Guitarist, singer Lonnie Mack dies at age 74 in Tennessee Updated: Apr-22-16 2:42 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Guitarist and singer Lonnie Mack, whose instrumental recordings influenced guitar players including Stevie Ray Vaughan, has died in Nashville, Tennessee. He was 74.
- 6-year-old boy who was hit by car dies from injuries Updated: Apr-22-16 10:17 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis police say a 6-year-old boy who was hit by a car on Monday has died from his injuries.
- Arkansas State Police investigate fatal shooting by deputy Updated: Apr-21-16 3:33 pm
PERRYVILLE, Arkansas - Arkansas State Police are investigating the shooting death of a Memphis, Tennessee, man by a Johnson County sheriff's deputy.
- 3rd sewage line breaks in Memphis, spills waste into river Updated: Apr-20-16 2:24 pm
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Workers are making emergency repairs to a broken sewer line that's spewing about 1 million gallons of wastewater per day into a Mississippi River tributary in Memphis, an official said Wednesday.