Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener 10/22/2014 5:37 am UTC
By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.
Tigers' Nichols Injures Shoulder, Expected To Miss Week 10/22/2014 5:19 am UTC
Memphis Tigers basketball fans are holding their collective breath as the team awaits an MRI on sophomore forward Austin Nichols, who injured his shoulder in practice on Monday.
Man Who Was Shot Picks Out 2 Suspects From Line-Up 10/22/2014 5:11 am UTC
Two suspects who allegedly shot a man last week were picked out by the victim in a police line-up. The victim was shot last week in the 1500 block of Standridge.
SCSO Deputy Bitten By Dog Serving Warrant 10/22/2014 4:58 am UTC
A Shelby County Sheriff's deputy was bitten Tuesday by a pit bull while a team was trying to serve a narcotics warrant.
Man Shot At Lamar Corner Grocery 10/22/2014 4:39 am UTC
A man is recovering after he was shot Tuesday evening at the Lamar Corner Grocery near Bellevue in Midtown Memphis.
Mapco Employee Stabbed During Robbery 10/22/2014 4:30 am UTC
Memphis Police say a Mapco gas station employee was stabbed during a robbery at the gas station Tuesday evening. The gas station employee taken to Regional One in critical condition.
171 Memphis Police Officers Have Resigned In 2014 10/22/2014 3:57 am UTC
Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong is reassigning staff around the city as officers continue to turn in their guns and badges. One-hundred-seventy-one police officers have left the force in 2
Police director weighs in on MPD morale 10/22/2014 3:33 am UTC
Toney Armstrong told WREG Tuesday things are getting better.
Passing it on to jumpstart young man’s path to success 10/22/2014 3:33 am UTC
We hope this story will inspire others to do the same, because if you ever doubted you could make a difference, this will prove how wrong that is.
Hopson Calls Bolton High Incident Unfortunate 10/22/2014 3:33 am UTC
Shelby County Schools Superintendent Dorsey Hopson addressed the Bolton High sex scandal at Tuesday evening's school board meeting. He called the situation unfortunate but said it's a good thing wh
Woman caught on camera stealing Amendment 1 sign 10/22/2014 3:25 am UTC
A "Vote Yes to Amendment 1" yard sign was stolen in Cordova, despite the warnings of video surveillance.
Officer, woman, and dog injured during suspect search 10/22/2014 3:22 am UTC
During an attempt to serve a narcotics warrant, an officer, woman, and dog were injured.
Grizzlies coach announces starting lineup 10/22/2014 3:21 am UTC
Courtney Lee, Tony Allen get call to start this season.
Dog bites narcotics officer serving warrant 10/22/2014 3:20 am UTC
The dog and a woman inside the home were injured.
Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame adds new members 10/22/2014 3:18 am UTC
Former Memphis Tigers receiver in 2015 class.
Tigers forward injures shoulder 10/22/2014 3:15 am UTC
Austin Nichols appears to have escaped serious injury.
MLGW meter reader saves woman from sinking car 10/22/2014 3:09 am UTC
The Memphis City Council honored an MLGW meter reader Tuesday for doing something not quite in his job description.
Germantown Candidates Discuss 3Gs, Back Economic Growth 10/22/2014 3:06 am UTC
If there was a theme at the Germantown Candidates Forum Tuesday evening it was the 3G schools - Germantown elementary, middle and high schools.
Officer injured while chasing suspect 10/22/2014 3:03 am UTC
A Memphis Police officer was cut by glass while chasing a suspect on foot Tuesday night.
SCS staff reminded to be 'vigilant' following on-campus prostitution allegation, shooting 10/22/2014 3:02 am UTC
Shelby County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking into the alleged prostitution at Bolton High School and the student at A. Maceo Walker Middle School, who was issued a juvenile summons for bring
Couple Charged With Leaving Newborn Near Trash Bin 10/22/2014 3:01 am UTC
Two young adults have been charged with leaving a newborn baby near a Bartlett restaurant trash bin in October 2013.
Gas station employee stabbed during robbery 10/22/2014 2:53 am UTC
A gas station employee was stabbed during a robbery.
Woman shot in face by another woman, police say 10/22/2014 2:45 am UTC
A woman was shot in the face, according to Memphis police.
1 Dead, 2 Injured in 'Bad' Crash In Millington 10/22/2014 2:32 am UTC
One person has died after two people were trapped in a traffic crash in Millington, Shelby County Fire spokesman Brent Perkins said.
Dozens of car windows shattered in Cordova neighborhood 10/22/2014 2:30 am UTC
Someone armed with possibly a pellet gun shattered the windows of dozens of vehicles Monday night in Cordova.
Woman Critically Wounded After Shot In Face 10/22/2014 2:26 am UTC
An unidentified woman is in critical condition at Regional One after she was shot in the face Tuesday evening.
Olive Branch ranked 8th best for political conservatives 10/22/2014 2:23 am UTC
Olive Branch was ranked the eighth best city for conservatives by Livability.com.
Police Arrest Second Suspect In Brutal Apartment Fight 10/22/2014 2:17 am UTC
A 35-year-old woman has been arrested in connection to a brutal fight at the Warren Park apartment complex in South Memphis that was caught on cellphone video earlier in October.
Luttrell: Proposed Health Insurance Increases 'Traumatic' For Some 10/22/2014 1:42 am UTC
It might not be as expensive as what Memphis is facing but Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell said Tuesday proposed increases in health insurance premiums will be "traumatic" for some county employees.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra musicians voluntarily take pay cut to balance budget 10/22/2014 1:29 am UTC
Memphis Symphony Orchestra continues to face major financial problems. Salary cuts are one of several drastic steps being taken to save money.
SCS Students Participate In 'Read For The Record' 10/22/2014 1:25 am UTC
District officials, community leaders and parents on Tuesday made it their goal to read to more than 12,000 pre-K through first grade students.
Love triangle blamed for deadly shooting, traffic crash 10/22/2014 1:22 am UTC
Memphis police made an arrest in the shooting that killed one man and led to a crash with a dump truck. According to the affidavit, a love triangle is at the center of the violence.
Grizzlies name starting 5 10/22/2014 1:19 am UTC
Memphis Grizzlies head coach Dave Joerger has decided on his starting lineup for the open of the 2014-15 season.
Memphis recognized by Yahoo Travel for 'world-class' food 10/22/2014 1:18 am UTC
Although Memphis is historically known for it barbecue and classic southern food, it made The Daily Meal's list of “world-class” food on Yahoo Travel Friday.
6 students suspended for inappropriate conduct at high school 10/22/2014 1:10 am UTC
Shelby County deputies are now investigating allegations of prostitution that led to six suspensions at Bolton High School.
Man Indicted In Stabbing Death Of Father 10/22/2014 1:06 am UTC
A 27-year-old man has been indicted on second-degree murder charges in the stabbing death of his father in February.
30 new red-light cameras to patrol Memphis intersections 10/22/2014 1:03 am UTC
For the first time in five years, Memphis will install new red-light cameras.30 cameras will be installed at 18 intersections in October.
Memphis Expands Red Light Camera Program 10/22/2014 12:23 am UTC
An additional 30 red-light cameras will be installed at eighteen 18 intersections this month, bringing 24-hour enforcement technology to dangerous intersections.
Mayor Luttrell Discusses County Ebola Plan 10/22/2014 12:13 am UTC
Shelby County health officials say they are prepared if the Ebola epidemic were to find its way to the Mid-South.
Mississipi officers donate cash to Memphis VA Medical Center, hand out donuts to patients 10/21/2014 11:44 pm UTC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The VA Medical Center in Memphis got some much-needed support from a group of Mississippi law enforcement officers. It comes as a Congressional investigation into the hospital reve
Shelby County shares Ebola preparedness plan 10/21/2014 11:32 pm UTC
The county is offering to have people from the health department come speak about Ebola to groups of 15 or more. To request a speaker, call 270-7179.
Tuesday Weather Blog - Brian Basham 10/21/2014 11:31 pm UTC
It was beautiful again today, but we are in for a cool down over the next couple of days.
Football crowds leading to spike in crime 10/21/2014 11:26 pm UTC
With football hype at an all-time high, more people are making the trip to Oxford, Mississippi. Police are warning that criminals could take advantage of the crowds.
MPD uncovers 14 more untested rape kits 10/21/2014 11:19 pm UTC
Both the mayor and police director admit there may still be more rape kits yet to be found in the evidence building.
No decisions made on pension reform during council meeting 10/21/2014 11:12 pm UTC
Council members made no decisions at Memphis City Hall regarding pension reform Tuesday night.
Memphis nominated by USA Today for Best NBA Destination 10/21/2014 11:08 pm UTC
Memphis is in the running for one of the best NBA destinations in the nation. The Bluff City was nominated to be in the USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Poll.
Coach 'steals' Memphis native on 'The Voice' 10/21/2014 10:53 pm UTC
Jessie Pitts is fighting for her chance to advance through the knockout rounds on "The Voice."
Teen accidentally shoots himself in leg at middle school 10/21/2014 10:47 pm UTC
A 13-year-old student accidentally shot himself in the leg with a gun he brought to school in his backpack, according to police.
Police Recover Stolen Cub Scout Trailer 10/21/2014 10:38 pm UTC
A trailer full of equipment that was stolen from a Lakeland Cub Scout troop has been found in North Memphis.
Fight Over City Pension Plan Continues 10/21/2014 10:31 pm UTC
The fight over making changes to the troubled Memphis employee pension plan is back at square one.
City Council members want to know what the plan is to combat crime 10/21/2014 10:28 pm UTC
The message from some city council members Tuesday was: enough with the news conferences, summits and seminars - we want to hear your plan.
58 people graduate from drug court in Hernando 10/21/2014 10:26 pm UTC
Country music star and former addict Jeff Bates was there to congratulate them and share his own personal story.
Ebola news conference held to calm fears in Shelby Co. 10/21/2014 10:26 pm UTC
Shelby County leaders called a news conference to calm fears about Ebola and provide information about all the teamwork to protect you and your family from this disease.
Wooddale seniors to march against bullying 10/21/2014 10:23 pm UTC
Seniors at Wooddale High School will take a state against bullying Wednesday.
City Council members grapple with mayor’s pension proposal 10/21/2014 10:21 pm UTC
Council members voiced concerns about making any changes that could affect current employees or future recruitment and retention.
Wharton, Lowery Propose 2 Different Pension Plans 10/21/2014 10:14 pm UTC
Once there was only one plan for reform of the Memphis City employee pension program. Now there are two to be considered and it could take the rest of the year for city council members to decide on
Memphis And Mississippi In A Water War 10/21/2014 10:10 pm UTC
A water war is brewing between Memphis and Mississippi.
Criminal charges filed in fetus disposal case 10/21/2014 10:05 pm UTC
Two people face criminal charges after leaving a fetus near a dumpster behind the Gus's Fried Chicken restaurant in Bartlett in 2013.
Suspect accused of threatening man with chainsaw appears in court 10/21/2014 9:53 pm UTC
The argument allegedly began when the victim refused to clean the apartment and threatened to leave.
Woman reportedly shot in face 10/21/2014 9:53 pm UTC
No word on any suspects or arrests.
Frontier adds six weekly Memphis/Dallas flights 10/21/2014 9:44 pm UTC
Flights to Washington-Dulles Airport will be suspended starting January 5 and resume April 15
MPD Finds 14 Additional Untested Rape Kits 10/21/2014 9:37 pm UTC
Addressing city council on Tuesday, the Memphis Police Department said they have added 14 additional untested rape kits to the already 12,000 untested backlog.
Police Find More Untested Rape Kits 10/21/2014 9:34 pm UTC
A day after meeting and talking about the good job Memphis is doing handling the 12,360 untested rape kits came bad news. Police said they found 14 more untested kits.
Man indicted for stabbing his father to death 10/21/2014 9:28 pm UTC
He said he stabbed his father for calling him names.
Student Accidentally Shoots Self At SCS Middle School 10/21/2014 9:24 pm UTC
A 13-year-old with attends A. Maceo Walker Middle School is in stable condition after he accidentally shot himself in the leg Tuesday morning while trying to show a gun in his backpack to other stu
Misconduct Among Students At Bolton High Investigated 10/21/2014 9:23 pm UTC
Shelby County Schools is investigating what it is calling allegations of misconduct at Bolton High School.
Baptist Memorial hosting several free flu shot clinics 10/21/2014 9:19 pm UTC
Doctors are hoping to clear up myths about the flu vaccine
Premature babies 'dream big' in whimsical photos promoting safe sleeping 10/21/2014 9:11 pm UTC
Five premature babies with big dreams in a neonatal intensive care unit continue to melt the hearts of social media users around the nation.
Possible data breach at Staples 10/21/2014 9:06 pm UTC
Customers wouldn't be responsible for fraudulent charges
Woman Wanted For Theft At Peabody Hotel 10/21/2014 8:51 pm UTC
A woman is accused of robbing a man at the Peabody Hotel in downtown Memphis.
Students suspended after alleged prostitution in high school bathroom 10/21/2014 8:48 pm UTC
Several students are at home, suspended from Bolton High School after an alleged prostitution incident.
Famed Elvis Photographer Alfred Wertheimer Dies 10/21/2014 8:27 pm UTC
Alfred Wertheimer, the photographer whose photographs of Elvis Presley documented the start of a legendary career, has died.
Federal Regulators May Have Known Dangers Of Recalled Air Bags For Years 10/21/2014 8:26 pm UTC
Federal regulators are warning millions of Americans that their cars' air bags may have a dangerous and deadly flaw.
Recall involves airbags that could spray shrapnel 10/21/2014 7:58 pm UTC
Safety regulators say millions of drivers could have defective airbags that spray shrapnel.
More Than 24K Early Vote In Arkansas On First Day 10/21/2014 7:43 pm UTC
Arkansas election officials say more than 24,000 residents cast a ballot on the first day of early voting, surpassing the number who voted early on the first day for the last midterm election.
Arkansas Unemployment Rate Down To 6.2 Percent 10/21/2014 7:39 pm UTC
State officials say Arkansas' unemployment rate dipped to 6.2 percent in September. That's down from 7.7 percent a year earlier.
Miss. Payrolls Rise And Unemployment Rate Falls 10/21/2014 7:34 pm UTC
Mississippi's employers added 6,000 jobs to their payrolls in September and the state's unemployment rate fell again, although it remains the second-highest in the nation.
Man Sentenced In Feb. Deaths Of 2 Corinth Brothers 10/21/2014 7:31 pm UTC
A Corinth man, who pleaded guilty in the deaths of two brothers found in their burned home, has received two life sentences.
Trooper Arrests 3 Arkansas Shooting Suspects 10/21/2014 7:28 pm UTC
Three suspects wanted in a home shooting that hospitalized three men in northeast Arkansas have been arrested in Tennessee.
Two men plead guilty to numerous crimes, including attempted murder & shooting a dog 10/21/2014 7:16 pm UTC
They pleaded guilty to a total of 27 felony offenses
Memphis To Add 30 Red Light Camera Around City 10/21/2014 6:53 pm UTC
An additional 30 red light cameras will be installed at 18 intersections this month, bringing 24-hour enforcement and life-saving technology to dangerous intersections, the city administration sai
Red light cameras coming to 18 more intersections 10/21/2014 6:40 pm UTC
For the first time in five years, new red light cameras will be installed in Memphis.
Bolton Students Suspended Following Prostitution Investigation 10/21/2014 5:29 pm UTC
Shocking details of sex for money at a Shelby County high school. Students say a female student charged male students for sex acts in a girl's bathroon at Bolton High
Student Shot In Leg After Bringing Gun To School 10/21/2014 5:23 pm UTC
A Shelby County Schools student is recovering after accidentally shooting himself in the leg at school.
Lost And Found: Boy Scout Trailer Found 10/21/2014 5:04 pm UTC
Who would steal a boy scout trailer from kids? Memphis police are still trying to figure that one out, but the good news is, the trailer was found.
'I Knew It Was Coming!' Cellphone Video Captures Unbelievable Uniontown Crash 10/21/2014 4:07 pm UTC
Pittsburgh television station WPXI has obtained an unbelievable video of what appears to be a crash involving three cars in Pennsylvania on Monday. T
Police find trailer stolen from Mid-South Cub Scout troop 10/21/2014 4:06 pm UTC
The trailer stolen from a local Cub Scout troop was found early Tuesday morning at Meagher Street and Jackson Avenue.
One group at Warren Apartments looks for change 10/21/2014 4:04 pm UTC
A Memphis community is looking to a higher power for change after one of many mob attacks and fights caught on camera in the Bluff City.
MPD: Man kills cat in DV incident with girlfriend 10/21/2014 3:37 pm UTC
A Memphis man is accused of pushing and shoving his girlfriend during an argument. He is also accused of killing her kitten.
#StandWithJetta: Ohio Girl Bullied After Donating Hair 10/21/2014 2:29 pm UTC
An Ohio mother is speaking out after she says her 10-year-old daughter was bullied at school because she cut her hair short to donate it to charity.
Miss. Renews Water-Rights Battle With Memphis 10/21/2014 1:54 pm UTC
The U.S Supreme Court is asking the Obama administration to weigh-in on whether to allow Mississippi to filed a new lawsuit alleging Memphis, Tennessee, is stealing water from the state.
House Democratic Leader Questions Haslam On Pre-K 10/21/2014 1:53 pm UTC
The top Democrat in the Tennessee House is questioning Republican Gov. Bill Haslam's decision to limit his administration's application for federal pre-kindergarten to only the two largest counties
City Watch canceled, child located 10/21/2014 1:36 pm UTC
Memphis police canceled the City Watch issued for an endangered child after he and his mom had a fight on Monday afternoon.
MPD: Charges Against Man Who Shot SUV Driver 10/21/2014 12:40 pm UTC
Memphis police have charged a man with murder for the shooting death of the driver of an SUV that crashed Monday afternoon.
Mid-Southerners remember and mourn for beloved restaurant owner 10/21/2014 10:33 am UTC
Mid-Southerners are mourning the death of a Memphis restaurant icon.
Shelby Co. government proposing major employee health care changes 10/21/2014 10:04 am UTC
Shelby County is the latest government agency to begin discussions about an employee health care overhaul.
Man shot in fatal crash involving dump truck 10/21/2014 9:34 am UTC
A man who died after being involved in a crash with a dump truck Monday was shot, according to police.
5 children hurt when school bus driver 'suddenly hit brakes' 10/21/2014 9:32 am UTC
Five children were injured when a school bus driver braked suddenly.The bus appears to be operated by Durham School Services, but it is unclear where the bus was going or coming from. SCS says this
Two injured in violent robbery at apartment complex 10/21/2014 9:29 am UTC
Two people were hurt in a violent robbery at a Memphis apartment complex.
Horn Lake looks to press charges in Ebola scare that was 'just a joke' 10/21/2014 9:28 am UTC
The hoax that led to a massive Ebola scare in Horn Lake on Sunday is being called a “joke” by the two men at the center of the controversy.