Officials: 3 shot, injured at Delaware State cookout 4/19/2015 7:02 am UTC
Three people were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter.
Wildfire near Southern California dam threatens 300 homes 4/19/2015 6:38 am UTC
An out-of-control wildfire that broke out in a forested basin near a Southern California dam triggered the evacuation of about 300 homes late Saturday, authorities said.
Police: Officers kill man who charged at them near St. Louis 4/19/2015 6:26 am UTC
Authorities said Saturday that police officers shot and killed a suburban St. Louis man after he charged at them with a knife.
Opt-out movement accelerates amid Common Core testing 4/19/2015 6:18 am UTC
Thousands of students are opting out of new standardized tests aligned to the Common Core standards, defying the latest attempt by states to improve academic performance.
UPDATE: 2 Killed In Motorcycle Crash On I-40, Westbound Lanes Remain Closed 4/19/2015 6:13 am UTC
Memphis Police tell FOX13 two motorcycles were involved in a crash on I-40 near Sycamore View. 2 men were pronounced dead on the scene.
People turned away from "Bring It" performance in Canton 4/19/2015 5:54 am UTC
You've seen the hip hop dance group, "Dancing Dolls" on the popular Lifetime show "Bring It," and Saturday some saw them live, but others were turned away.
Fatal accident on I-20 in Scott County claims one life 4/19/2015 5:18 am UTC
According to MHP, a one vehicle accident claimed the life of one man Saturday.
Kids rule at Tougaloo College celebrations 4/19/2015 5:02 am UTC
Tougaloo College wraps up "The Week of the Young Child" celebrations with activities mainly for the little ones.
Email: Affleck asked PBS to not reveal slave-owning ancestor 4/19/2015 4:42 am UTC
Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the i
Car Slams Into Olive Branch Sandwich Shop 4/19/2015 4:36 am UTC
No one was hurt when a car crashed through a Lenny's Sub Shop in Olive Branch. Witnesses tell FOX13 a teenager was driving the car when she hit the curb, panicked and hit the gas instead of the brake.
Four transported to hospital after Leake County accident 4/19/2015 4:17 am UTC
According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, four people were injured in a two vehicle accident Saturday in Leake County.
Police, fire investigators block all lanes of traffic on I-40 near Sycamore View 4/19/2015 3:54 am UTC
All lanes of traffic are blocked on westbound I-40 near Sycamore View Road.
Pilot in Laurel hospital after crashing his plane onto Smith highway 4/19/2015 3:36 am UTC
The pilot of a single-engine plane was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel Saturday night after being injured while making an emergency landing during a storm in Smith Co
Naked woman escapes alleged rapist in Germantown 4/19/2015 3:35 am UTC
Antwon Rainer is charged with kidnapping, aggravated assault and rape.
Shooting Victims Laid To Rest 4/19/2015 3:35 am UTC
Two girls killed during drive-by shootings are laid to rest.
Some final thoughts before the playoff opener between Grizz and Blazers 4/19/2015 3:31 am UTC
Dave Joerger, Mike Conley, Courtney Lee, Vince Carter, Nicolas Batum, LaMarcus Aldridge and Damian Lillard talk about opener
Memphis City Council Exodus Continues 4/19/2015 3:26 am UTC
Wanda Halbert announces she will run for City Court Clerk.
MFD investigate house fire in south Memphis 4/19/2015 3:13 am UTC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Fire Department are investigating a house fire in the 1400 block of Latham. No word on what caused the fire. At this time no injuries have been reported. We have a crew
Plane makes emergency landing on Hwy. in Smith County 4/19/2015 3:04 am UTC
Sheriff Charlie Crumpton confirmed the small aircraft, successfully landed on Highway 28 then flipped after its wing hit the ground.
Indomitable Women of Incarcerated Men raises awareness with 'social support' event, auction 4/19/2015 3:02 am UTC
A group dedicated to empowering women spent hours raising money and awareness Saturday.
Middle school students arrested, accused of making threats against school 4/19/2015 3:00 am UTC
Two Oxford Middle School students are in jail, accused of making threats against their school.
Spring season opener at Miracle League Park 4/19/2015 3:00 am UTC
It was a great day at the ball park for many children who have never stepped foot on home plate.
Smoke rises from The Grille restaurant 4/19/2015 2:41 am UTC
Witnesses on Lamar Avenue could see a popular restaurant shrouded in heavy smoke.
Allen, Conley say they'll play 4/19/2015 2:39 am UTC
What all Grizzlies fans have been dying to hear, 'I plan to play on Sunday.'That's the word from BOTH the Grizzlies Mike Conley and Tony Allen Saturday.
Those puppy eyes can help a dog bond with owner 4/19/2015 2:33 am UTC
Oh, those puppy eyes.
The globe's record heat keeps on broiling into this year 4/19/2015 2:33 am UTC
There's been no break from the globe's record heat - the first three months of 2015 have set new high temperature marks.
Sunken aircraft carrier rediscovered off California coast 4/19/2015 2:32 am UTC
Scientists have rediscovered a mostly intact World War II aircraft carrier used in atomic bomb tests and then sunk at a secret location off the Northern California coast decades ago.
Who's Hiring Memphis hosts career fair 4/19/2015 2:23 am UTC
Who's Hiring Memphis is hosting a career fair at the Memphis Botanic Gardens April 21.
Coast Guard closes industrial canal after mudslide 4/19/2015 2:17 am UTC
The U.S. Coast Guard has announced a portion of the industrial canal in Gulfport will be closed after a mudslide caused a debris pileup. Heavy rain is likely the cause of the mudslide that left pin
March for Babies has record breaking year 4/19/2015 2:00 am UTC
Nearly 400 people walked Saturday to bring awareness to premature births.
Teen girls learn about possible future career paths 4/19/2015 2:00 am UTC
There is a world of opportunities after high school, and professional women in Region 8 want girls to know that.
BMW recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix air bag problem 4/19/2015 1:56 am UTC
The problem affects the 2005 to 2008 models of the Mini Cooper and Cooper S.
Rainy Weekend On Tap, Cooler Next Week 4/19/2015 1:54 am UTC
Late night showers possible tonight with temps in the low 60's overnight.
Copiah County: Double shooting suspect in custody 4/19/2015 1:45 am UTC
Copiah County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Derrick Cubit said the suspect was arrested as a result of a tip just after 7 p.m. Saturday.
Memphians Host Anti-Violence Rally To Honor 2 Children Murdered 4/19/2015 1:38 am UTC
Two families laid to rest their children Saturday. Seven-year old Kirsten Williams and 15-year old Cateria Stokes were shot and killed Friday, April 10.
Ohio woman's search for birth mother leads to co-worker 4/19/2015 1:23 am UTC
A 38-year-old woman's quest to find her birth mother ended in a surprising place - the company where she works.
Police: 'Tree Ninja' caught chopping down tree with a hammer 4/19/2015 1:23 am UTC
Boston police say they have arrested a 65-year-old man they believe is the infamous "Brighton Tree Ninja."
NY woman tackles pothole problem by planting pansies there 4/19/2015 1:23 am UTC
An upstate New York woman has taken on the post-winter pothole problem in her hometown by filling in the eyesores with pansies.
Family wins back seized gold coins that could be worth $80M 4/19/2015 1:23 am UTC
A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict.
2 minor league baseball teams to test game with 5-pitch rule 4/19/2015 1:23 am UTC
This isn't your grandparents' baseball game.
Small plane crashes in Winchester 4/19/2015 1:18 am UTC
A small plane carrying five people has crashed in Winchester.
VIDEO: Dog has embarrassing "Lion" cut 4/19/2015 1:00 am UTC
Have you ever had a bad hair day? Well this dog can definitely relate.
Artists Take Over Overton Square for "Art Squared" 4/19/2015 12:54 am UTC
"Art Squared" at Overton Square brought artists from all over the country to the Mid-south.
Bullpen Helps Tigers Win Series Against South Florida 4/19/2015 12:44 am UTC
Memphis used a three-run sixth inning to beat USF, 6-4, in a pivotal series deciding game Saturday at FedExPark. The win improves the Tigers American Athletic Conference record to 7-5 and keeps the
Nashville Student Faces Terrorism Charges 4/19/2015 12:25 am UTC
A Nashville teen is in jail tonight after authorities say he threatened schools in Tennessee and three other states.
Ohio Officer Praised For Restraint, Refused To Shoot Suspect 4/19/2015 12:23 am UTC
An Ohio police officer is being praised for holding his fire even as a slaying suspect charged him, saying repeatedly, "shoot me."
Juvenile nearly drowns in Brookland home 4/19/2015 12:19 am UTC
A Region 8 family had a close call Saturday afternoon after a juvenile nearly drowned at a pool in a Brookland home.
Some victims of California explosion released from hospital 4/19/2015 12:12 am UTC
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. investigators were at the scene Saturday of a natural gas pipeline blast at a sheriff's gun range, as four of the 11 people injured in the explosion were released from th
Z-Bo Gives Fans Free Tickets To Sunday's Playoff Game 4/19/2015 12:11 am UTC
Three hundred tickets to tomorrow's playoff opener were given away at FedexForum Saturday thanks to Zach Randolph.
New Home for Dog Rescued From Drainage Ditch 4/19/2015 12:11 am UTC
Dog that survived 3 days in a drainage canal has been adopted.
Bay says goodbye to K9 officer 4/18/2015 11:12 pm UTC
Law enforcement agencies said goodbye to a one of their own Saturday.
Man charged with rape, kidnapping after naked woman escapes apartment 4/18/2015 11:10 pm UTC
A man is in jail after he was accused of kidnapping a woman while she was walking down the street.
Wanda Halbert plans City Court Clerk campaign 4/18/2015 10:27 pm UTC
City Council member Wanda Halbert announced she doesn't plan to seek re-election next year.
Dozens rally for peace in light of children’s murders 4/18/2015 10:24 pm UTC
Rally organizers chose the corner of Getwell and Rhodes for Saturday’s event, because it was close to both Cateria and Kirsten’s homes.
2015 Faith in Action Memphis seeks volunteers 4/18/2015 10:17 pm UTC
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton announced that the 2015 Faith in Action Memphis Cleanup will be expanded to an entire week.
Severe weather threatens the Mid-South Sunday 4/18/2015 10:03 pm UTC
Current trends are for thunderstorms to form into late Sunday morning through the afternoon and into evening.
Mourners celebrate the life of Kirsten Williams 4/18/2015 9:55 pm UTC
Saying goodbye to Kirsten Williams was hard for mourners at Soul Winners Baptist Church Saturday morning.
Sheriff: Cannot yet arrest woman bragging of killing cat 4/18/2015 9:23 pm UTC
A Texas sheriff said Saturday that he could not arrest and charge a veterinarian shown in a Facebook post bragging about killing a cat with a bow and arrow unless an investigation determines the pi
Physicians to Columbia University: ‘Dismayed’ that Dr. Oz is on faculty 4/18/2015 8:12 pm UTC
Ten physicians across the country have banded together to tell Columbia they think having Oz on faculty is unacceptable
Crash Causes Major Traffic Jam On I-40/240 In Memphis 4/18/2015 8:08 pm UTC
Police say two drivers crashed into each other. There's no word on their condition.
Trailer Dump Truck Overturns In Collierville Leaving Residents Without Power 4/18/2015 8:06 pm UTC
An 18-wheeler overturned Saturday afternoon in Collierville on Whisperwoods and Collierville Road.
‘Bored’ Oklahoma teen convicted in random ‘thrill kill’ 4/18/2015 8:05 pm UTC
Chancey Luna convicted of murder for gunning down Oklahoma college student as he jogged
Police investigate southeast Memphis shooting 4/18/2015 6:54 pm UTC
The victim was transported to Regional Medical Center in non-critical condition.
Chicago Police fatally shoot 18-year-old who points gun at them 4/18/2015 6:06 pm UTC
The Independent Police Review Authority is investigating by the officer. Police say a handgun was recovered near where Kemp fell in the street.
Family wants Kirsten Williams’ murder to influence change 4/18/2015 5:40 pm UTC
Family of Kristen Williams told WREG that her nickname was Angel Juice, and now their little angel is looking down over them.
FDA warns about counterfeit Botox 4/18/2015 5:20 pm UTC
The FDA advised doctors to check with Botox's manufacturer, Allergan, to make sure that their supply was purchased from an authorized distributor.
BMW Recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers To Fix Air Bag Problem 4/18/2015 5:15 pm UTC
BMW is recalling 91,800 Mini Coopers to fix a defect that may prevent the air bag on the front passenger side of the cars from deploying in a crash.
Obama’s Earth Day trek to Fla. to highlight climate change 4/18/2015 4:47 pm UTC
Obama says "there's no greater threat to our planet than climate change."
New England Aquarium offering penguins 'honeymoon suites' 4/18/2015 4:33 pm UTC
The New England Aquarium wants its endangered African penguins to get a little steamy.
Bosnians hope to break world record for biggest chicken stew 4/18/2015 4:33 pm UTC
Bosnian chefs hope to break a Guinness World Record for the biggest chicken stew in the world by cooking up the meal for 14,000 people.
Buffalo herd roams Arkansas city neighborhoods 4/18/2015 4:33 pm UTC
Two buffaloes are on the run in a central Arkansas city after authorities failed to round up all of an escaped herd.
Hundreds remember life of 7-year-old killed in drive-by shooting 4/18/2015 2:07 pm UTC
One by one, family and friends looked at a sight almost too hard to see -- a little girl in a little casket.
No arrests in week old drive-by shooting that killed Memphis teen 4/18/2015 2:05 pm UTC
Now, one week after the drive-by murder of 15-year-old Cateria Stokes, Memphis police think that policy could be keeping them from solving the crime.
BP gas station attack suspects appear in court 4/18/2015 1:55 pm UTC
Nine teenagers were arrested in connection with the attack at the BP gas station in Memphis. At least four of them are being charged as adults.
Grizzlies host events, parties as playoffs begin 4/18/2015 1:48 pm UTC
As the Grizzlies enter the playoffs again, it's time for Memphis start believing once more.
Gorilla’s Running Leap At Girl Cracks Zoo Glass 4/18/2015 1:44 pm UTC
A girl in Nebraska got more than she bargained for during a wild encounter with a Silverback gorilla at a zoo.
5 Great Things that happened in Memphis this week 4/18/2015 1:38 pm UTC
Another great, albeit rainy, week passed by in Memphis.
Police search for burglary suspects 4/18/2015 1:27 pm UTC
Bartlett police are searching for three men accused of taking stolen checks and using them across state lines.
SCSO deputy charged with second DUI in a month 4/18/2015 1:24 pm UTC
A former Shelby County deputy charged with driving drunk has been in trouble before.
Grizzlies announce playoff schedule, give away tickets 4/18/2015 1:21 pm UTC
The Memphis Grizzlies playoff schedule is set and it kicks off on their home turf.
Mid-South youth minister charged with rape arrested in Albania 4/18/2015 1:17 pm UTC
A youth minister charged with rape and aggravated sexual battery was on the run for years, but is finally headed back to the Mid-South.
Gang member, Memphis Mothers Against Violence team up to rally against rash of teen violence 4/18/2015 1:06 pm UTC
An unlikely pair is teaming up to bring hope to a hurting community.
Allen, Conley practice with Grizzlies on Friday 4/18/2015 1:00 pm UTC
Tony Allen and Mike Conley are practicing with the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday for the first time since their recent injuries.
Former middle school teacher indicted in sexting case 4/18/2015 12:56 pm UTC
One former school teacher was indicted on charges that he took a relationship with one of his students too far.
Multiple Jonesboro physicians, dentists affected by nationwide data breach 4/18/2015 12:48 pm UTC
The large scale breaches happened earlier this year to companies like Anthem and Premera Blue Cross. However, some people in Region 8 are seeing the effects now that tax season has wrapped up.
Police Involved Shooting Under Investigation In Chicago 4/18/2015 12:14 pm UTC
Chicago police have shot and killed a man in the city's South Shore neighborhood after officers said he pointed a gun at them. T
Funeral For Girl Killed In Drive By Shooting 4/18/2015 12:10 pm UTC
A seven year old gunned down a week ago will be laid to rest today. Kirsten Williams was killed in a drive by shooting Friday April 10th while walking down the street.
Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tips 4/18/2015 6:22 am UTC
A tractor-trailer carrying millions of honeybees overturned on a highway north of Seattle early Friday, scattering hives and sending white-suited beekeepers scrambling to save as many insects as th
Apartment Residents Live With Broken Pipes, Roaches 4/18/2015 4:41 am UTC
Goodwill Village, located off North Hollywood in North Memphis, reportedly earned $61 million dollars last year. Still, the residents say they are living in terrible conditions.
Family And Friends Pay Tribute To 7-Year-Old Murder Victim 4/18/2015 3:53 am UTC
Friends and family are gathering to grieve and comfort one another tonight at the visitation for seven year old Kirsten Williams.
Man Pulls Gun During Pizza Hut Robbery 4/18/2015 3:46 am UTC
Memphis Police are searching for man who robbed a Memphis Pizza Hut.
More rain for the weekend and a threat for severe weather Sunday 4/18/2015 3:24 am UTC
We've endured rain four out of five days this week. Now, as the weekend arrives, more rain is in the forecast but we may have to deal with some severe weather as well before it's all said and done
Guns And Drugs: Memphis Boy's Instagram Sparking Talk 4/18/2015 2:49 am UTC
Guns, weed, gang signs: It's just a few features in a young boy's Instagram.
Tigers Split Friday Doubleheader With USF 4/18/2015 2:44 am UTC
After dropping the opening game of the series, 6-2 to USF, Memphis starting pitcher Dylan Toscano tossed a dominant complete game to lead the Tigers to a 4-1 win over the Bulls. The doubleheader s
Secure Your I.D. Shred-It Event 4/18/2015 2:02 am UTC
The Better Business Bureau is hosting it's free "Secure Your ID Day" Saturday.
Plan Your Ultimate Summer Travel! 4/18/2015 2:00 am UTC
Nearly half of Americans say they may use some of their refund for travel!
King Charles Troupe 4/18/2015 1:58 am UTC
The King Charles Troupe is definitely "Built to Amaze"!
Cooking Up Change 4/18/2015 1:57 am UTC
A Memphis high school has won the privilege of competing in a national competition in Washington D.C.
Mistakes made may have put suspects’ identities at risk 4/18/2015 1:55 am UTC
People were shocked and angered the staff were not doing enough to protect personal information.
Germantown and Collierville are considering building new schools costing millions of dollars 4/18/2015 1:54 am UTC
The recent vote in Lakeland could impact other cities