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7 hrs ago | Memphis Commercial Appeal
Handyman James Vinson, 52, posed as a mentor for neighborhood youths, gaining the access he needed to repeatedly sexually abuse three boys in crimes he videotaped.
Should public schools teach Evolution or Creationism?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
11 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Justin Shawn Baker, 25, pleaded guilty Monday to violating the civil rights of the faculty and students of the Margolin Hebrew Academy.
15 hrs ago | WMC-TV Memphis
A Memphis man arrested on child abuse charges claims the 2-year-old victim got hurt when he was dancing with her.
18 hrs ago | Memphis Commercial Appeal
Strong observational skills from Memphis police officers led to the arrest of a man accused of burglarizing a home recently.
The 150,000-square-foot warehouse at 2982 Datsun Drive in Whitehaven has been sold to an out-of-town investor for $2 million.
First we lost the Big Shoe, and now the Giant Mouse is moving away. The 10-foot-tall mouse that was the much-photographed symbol of the Atomic Pest Control Company on Elvis Presley Blvd. is moving out of Memphis.
It's a holiday symbol that is nearly as synonymous as Christmas trees and fruitcake: the Salvation Army Red Kettle.
Three Memphis teens who were bored and broke decided to grab their guns and head out in search of the perfect victims, investigators say, and before they returned to their Parkway Village homes, someone would be dead.
A pickup truck moves along the snow-covered roadway of Interstate 44 near 41st Street and Yale Avenue in Tulsa, Okla., Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
While Station 23's apparatus was stuck behind a disabled bay door, a fatal fire played out a mile away.
The new residence hall at LeMoyne-Owen College opened this past October and construction is now underway on the Soulsville Foundation's new multipurpose building.
The owner of a Southwind-area Chinese restaurant blames renovations for the establishment's second failed health inspection in 11 days.
Workers Interfaith Network and fast-food workers banded together this morning to protest minimum wages and the lack of ability to form a union.
BizChair.com , an Internet retailer that specializes in selling chairs and furniture for offices, schools, restaurants, medical facilities, and homes, has inked a lease for around 382,500 square feet at 8631 Polk Lane , inside Olive Branch Distribution Center in Olive Branch, Miss.