Woman takes 'road to Selma' in honor of her father 3/6/2015 11:40 pm UTC
A bus full of people who wanted to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the "Selma to Montgomery" marches left Memphis on Friday morning.Patricia Morman was among the first to arrive where the bus w
Private contractors willing to help dig city out of snow 3/6/2015 11:39 pm UTC
Front-end loaders and pickup trucks with blades may be a stretch to clear city streets
Bad weather helps some businesses, hurts others 3/6/2015 11:37 pm UTC
Business owners agreed on one thing - they hope this is the last of the winter blast.
Family To Miss Funeral, Angry At Greyhound Snafu 3/6/2015 11:37 pm UTC
Their old slogan used to be "Leave The Driving To Us." That's what seven members of a Memphis family trusted would happen if they opted to buy tickets on a Greyhound bus to Chicago to attend a fune
City of Memphis considers getting police service technicians again 3/6/2015 11:34 pm UTC
The city is considering hiring staff to help with crashes caused by things like bad weather.
TBI now investigating Youth Villages 3/6/2015 11:32 pm UTC
The TBI said after officers arrested a counselor earlier this week, the bureau received several calls about abuse and problems at Youth Villages.
Body Shops See Big Business Because Of Bad Roads 3/6/2015 11:30 pm UTC
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton acknowledged that impassible streets from Thursday's ice and snowstorm hurt some businesses more than others.
Road crews work to fill potholes left behind by winter weather 3/6/2015 11:25 pm UTC
State crews are working to fill potholes left behind by wintry weather, but Memphis workers are a little behind after the recent snow and ice.
Recent Winter Potholes Remain Untouched By City 3/6/2015 11:18 pm UTC
FOX 13's Sarah Bleau obtained the documents showing the number of potholes reported between Jan. 1 and Feb. 23. They show more than 350 potholes have been reported.
Man who rescued toddler from fire now wanted by MPD 3/6/2015 11:17 pm UTC
Brianna Letney, who is 18 months old, survived a house fire that burned 85 percent of her body after her step father jumped in to save her life.That same man is now wanted by police and Tennessee D
TDOT to patch, pave pot holes 3/6/2015 11:17 pm UTC
Even with winter melting away, drivers still face a major problem on the roads with potholes. TDOT officials said they'll be patching roads for the next few weeks.
50 Memphians Take Civil Rights History Tour To Selma 3/6/2015 11:12 pm UTC
In every person's life there are moments and memories they will carry with them forever. For 50 Memphians a frozen Southland Mall parking lot and bone-chilling temperatures Friday weren't enough to
Does Memphis Really Need Snow Plows? 3/6/2015 11:07 pm UTC
Backpedaling or setting the record straight? Whatever you want to call it, Memphis city leaders are trying to clear up a statement made during a news conference Thursday morning.
Defensive walking is key to staying afoot during icy conditions 3/6/2015 11:06 pm UTC
Slips, trips and falls are some of the most common accidents when sidewalks are slippery. Hospitals are bracing for the thaw because when more people are out and about, the chance of injury increases.
Man found guilty in shooting death of Nashville country musician 3/6/2015 11:01 pm UTC
Chris Ferrell has been found guilty of second-degree murder in shooting death of local country musician Wayne Mills.
Metro police lieutenant decommissioned for kicking officer 3/6/2015 10:57 pm UTC
A Metro police lieutenant has been decommissioned for allegedly kicking a sergeant under his command during a heated argument.
Spring Forward This Weekend! Daylight Savings Begins 3/6/2015 10:56 pm UTC
Daylight saving time 2015 will begin on Sunday, March 8 at 2:00 a.m. That means it's time to spring forward, but the sweet act of moving the clocks an hour
19-year-old shot multiple times, police searching for suspects 3/6/2015 10:55 pm UTC
Police are searching for the people responsible for shooting a 19-year-old man at the Stonebrook Apartments, located in the 6200 block of Oregon Drive, around 2 a.m. Friday.
Dress color debate used for domestic violence awareness ad 3/6/2015 10:52 pm UTC
Thanks to the Salvation Army, many are seeing the dress in a whole new light.
Icy Roads Remain As City Crews Try To Clear Them 3/6/2015 10:52 pm UTC
Ice crunching under the tires is a sound FOX13 News heard around the Bluff City Friday, 24 hours after the ice and snowstorm socked the city. But there are still rough roads out there.
Mail carriers brave cold and ice to deliver 3/6/2015 10:51 pm UTC
Mail carriers are delivering your letters, packages and parcels, in the rain, sleet, or sunshine. It can be thankless work, but those like Stephanie Jones are devoted.
Nashvillians look for signs of spring 3/6/2015 10:42 pm UTC
The winter weather may finally be over.
Mid-Southerners stock up for snow days 3/6/2015 10:37 pm UTC
In the areas blanketed with heavy snow, many businesses shut down for the day. However, a few places were open during normal hours: gas stations, grocery, and hardware stores.
Man found shot in Raleigh on Thursday afternoon 3/6/2015 10:33 pm UTC
A man is in the hospital after being found with a gunshot wound to the head in the Raleigh area Thursday afternoon.
Mid-South roads, streets ice over after record low temps 3/6/2015 10:32 pm UTC
Slippery roads caused crashes on Friday morning near Highway 385 and Interstate 240 in Shelby County.
Icy road causes massive backup on Shelby Drive during rush hour 3/6/2015 10:25 pm UTC
Traffic was backed up along Shelby Drive from Tchulahoma all the way to Interstate 55.
Dean at Boston high school arrested, accused of shooting student in the head 3/6/2015 10:19 pm UTC
The student,17, was hired to sell marijuana for Harrison, district attorney says
Spacecraft becomes first to orbit mysterious dwarf planet Ceres 3/6/2015 10:16 pm UTC
NASA's Dawn spacecraft begins orbiting Ceres
Facebook’s “feeling fat” emoticon gets a thumbs down 3/6/2015 10:16 pm UTC
Facebook is facing an outcry over the "feeling fat" emoticon that users can post as part of a status update.
TSA finds dog in checked luggage 3/6/2015 10:15 pm UTC
TSA officers at LaGuardia found the dog during the normal screening process
The coolest small towns in America are… 3/6/2015 10:14 pm UTC
Gorgeous scenery, an energetic vibe, and a vibrant arts scene are key
Winter Weather Drives Pests Indoors 3/6/2015 9:58 pm UTC
MLGW workers found a ball python snake in an apartment in Frayser. Larry Patrick, the CEO of Good Earth Termite & Pest Control, Co. says there are other pests you're
Winter Weather Leaves Memphis Roads Riddled With Potholes 3/6/2015 9:52 pm UTC
The recent round of winter weather has left the already rough Memphis roads even worse. Drivers across the city are forced to dodge pothole after pothole.
WATCH: Germantown Municipal School District announces closing with 'Uptown Funk' 3/6/2015 9:51 pm UTC
Administrators at Germantown Municipal School District showed a little humor when canceling class for Friday.
Weather Cancels Move It Memphis 5K-10K, Relic Run 5K 3/6/2015 9:44 pm UTC
Three road races taking place Saturday morning in the Mid-South have been canceled due to iced-over roads and a safety concern for runners.
Center for Southern Folklore 3/6/2015 9:33 pm UTC
The Center for Southern Folklore is ready for a culture tour. Local artists are touring Vietnam next month taking some of the Bluff City’s talent overseas. Judy Peiser is with the Center for Southe
Using The Dress As Inspiration, Salvation Army Launches Campaign Against Domestic Violence 3/6/2015 9:16 pm UTC
"Why is it so hard to see black and blue," the text reads over a picture of a woman who appears to be abused woman with the dress on.
A Better Mid-South: 'Selma to Montgomery' marches 3/6/2015 9:16 pm UTC
As we recognize the 50th anniversary of "Selma to Montgomery" marches, we reflect on the role the Mid-South, particularly Memphis, played in the Civil Rights Movement.
1 More Cold Night But A Big Warm Up In Store 3/6/2015 9:15 pm UTC
Snow and ice from the storms on Thursday are still causing travel problems, but a big warm up is in store this weekend. We will see 60s by next week.
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Drivers Stuck For Hours In Slick Black Ice Near Airport 3/6/2015 8:47 pm UTC
Motorist spent four hours stuck in traffic Friday morning stranded by the ice on East Shelby Drive between Airways and Swinnea bordering the Memphis International Airport near the Tennessee Air Nat
Dozens travel to Selma for 50th anniversary of voting rights march 3/6/2015 8:37 pm UTC
WMC Action News 5's Jerry Askin boarded a bus with dozens of other Memphians who are traveling to Selma, Alabama to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery marches.
No booze during 'Fifty Shades of Grey' showings, Idaho says 3/6/2015 8:26 pm UTC
Idaho authorities are telling movie theaters serving alcohol that they can't provide drinks during showings of the erotic blockbuster "Fifty Shades of Grey."
Local Health Alert: Energy Drinks 3/6/2015 8:09 pm UTC
They claim to jump start your day or even give you wings. Energy drinks.
Mid-South kids enjoyed Thursday's winter weather 3/6/2015 8:01 pm UTC
Some people may hate the wintry weather, but most kids in the Mid-South are enjoying the snow days.
Memphis garbage pickup delayed again 3/6/2015 8:00 pm UTC
The city asks customers to leave their garbage and recycling containers on the curb until they're emptied.
Memphis Zoo animals, workers brave frigid temps 3/6/2015 7:56 pm UTC
Memphis Zoo's animals and caretakers are braving the cold temperatures.
School votes for communism-themed dance dubbed 'prom-munism' 3/6/2015 7:28 pm UTC
Seniors at a New Mexico high school have voted to hold a prom with a communism theme, which they've dubbed "prom-munism."
Simple tips to help you “spring forward” smoothly to daylight saving time 3/6/2015 6:23 pm UTC
Changing the clocks can disrupt sleep patterns
Move It Memphis 5K/10K Cancelled Due To Weather 3/6/2015 6:19 pm UTC
Due to icy conditions in downtown Memphis, the 2015 Move It Memphis 5K & 10K has been cancelled.
Memphis International Works To Clear Runways 3/6/2015 6:01 pm UTC
At Memphis International Airport, there are still cancellations and delays.
Sheriffs sue Colorado governor over recreational marijuana law 3/6/2015 5:53 pm UTC
Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith said his deputies feel handcuffed
Local Muslims invite you to learn about Islam 3/6/2015 5:26 pm UTC
Theresa Corbin grew up Catholic, but now she is a Muslim
Cute Kid of the Day 3/6/2015 4:59 pm UTC
Pair pilfer $9,000 worth of underwear from Wyoming store 3/6/2015 4:58 pm UTC
Police say a man and woman have stolen more than $9,000 worth of women's undergarments from a department store in Wyoming's capital.
Ohio home pelted by eggs for a year; police can't crack case 3/6/2015 4:29 pm UTC
An 85-year-old man says his suburban Cleveland home has been pelted with eggs several times a week for a year, and police haven't been able to crack the unusual case despite stakeouts, questioning
PHOTOS: Mid-South Weather Pictures 3/6/2015 4:15 pm UTC
FOX13 is tracking the road conditions and weather around the Mid-South.
WMC Chopper 5 captures aerial views of winter weather 3/6/2015 3:40 pm UTC
From the view of Chopper 5, Memphis looked like a winter wonderland on Thursday.
Andy Wise investigates the conditions for 'price-gouging' 3/6/2015 3:38 pm UTC
As Andy reveals, a gas station or retailer is not 'price-gouging' unless it violates certain conditions.
Man arrested after calling 911 to say wife stole his cocaine 3/6/2015 3:38 pm UTC
Police say a northeast Ohio man called 911 to report that his wife stole his cocaine and was then arrested himself.
High school students headed to Europe stranded at airport 3/6/2015 3:37 pm UTC
The winter weather grounded a group of Mid-South high school students from Horn Lake High School on Thursday.
Little girl recovers from burns on 85 percent of her body 3/6/2015 3:35 pm UTC
A little girl whose stepfather rescued her from their burning home in Nutbush last month is on the road to recovery. The fire destroyed everything the family had and almost took 18-month-old Briann
Residents face longer emergency response times during winter weather 3/6/2015 3:32 pm UTC
Across the Mid-South, drivers found themselves getting stuck in the ice, snow or sludge on Thursday.
Malfunctioning Miami Beach welcome sign sends mixed message 3/6/2015 3:29 pm UTC
A sign welcoming tourists to Miami Beach briefly offered visitors a confusing message.
Man accused of buying auto insurance from scene of car wreck 3/6/2015 3:29 pm UTC
Authorities say a Pennsylvania man called an insurance company from a crash scene to buy auto coverage and later claimed his wreck happened after he got the policy.
City crews take defensive approach to snow-covered roads 3/6/2015 3:28 pm UTC
The icy wintery mix is leaving cars sidelined, struggling to make their way through streets.
University of Memphis,CBU and area school districts closed Friday due to winter weather 3/6/2015 3:27 pm UTC
Shelby County Schools have announced they will be closed Friday due to winter weather.
WATCH: Elvis Presley's Graceland gives fans a glimpse of snow-covered grounds 3/6/2015 3:24 pm UTC
The staff at Elvis Presley's Graceland in Memphis decided to give fans an inside look at the grounds via drone footage.
WATCH LIVE: Live Chopper 5 coverage of the 2015 Winter Wonderland 3/6/2015 3:22 pm UTC
Chopper 5 is in the air, bringing viewers live coverage of the 2015 Winter Wonderland.
Tipton County Schools, Blytheville Public Schools cancel Friday classes 3/6/2015 3:21 pm UTC
Tipton County Schools and Blytheville Public Schools announced that Friday's classes are canceled.
Tenn. state offices closed Thursday; Miss. offices open at noon 3/6/2015 3:19 pm UTC
Offices and businesses are staying closed and opening late across the region. Before you hit the roads, check to make sure the place you're heading is actually open.
Fire crews battle industrial fire in Blytheville 3/6/2015 3:17 pm UTC
Firefighters battled an industrial fire at Motor Appliance Corporation in Blytheville, Arkansas.
Ice, snow covers Mid-South roads causing dangerous conditions 3/6/2015 3:16 pm UTC
A winter storm is moving through the Mid-South, dropping snow over top of the ice that formed Wednesday night. The snow and ice are creating dangerous driving conditions on Mid-South roads that wer
Slick conditions cause concern among drivers in Tennessee, Mississippi 3/6/2015 3:14 pm UTC
The condition of Mid-South roads are a big worry for many drivers because the recent rain prevented the roads from being pre-treated ahead of the winter storm.
Treacherous Roads Around the Mid-south 3/6/2015 3:01 pm UTC
It continues to be a rough morning on Mid-South roads. This morning driving conditions are treacherous all over.
Bill to make 'Hang on Sloopy' Ohio's rock song passes House 3/6/2015 2:25 pm UTC
A proposal to make "Hang On Sloopy" Ohio's official rock song has struck the right note with state representatives.
Firefighters rescue dog trapped in gap between walls 3/6/2015 2:25 pm UTC
Los Angeles County firefighters got creative to rescue a dog that had fallen into a six-inch-wide gap in West Hollywood, California.
Emu jumps fence, escapes from farm when noise spooks bird 3/6/2015 2:25 pm UTC
An emu jumped a fence and escaped from a farm in North Carolina when it was spooked by a loud piece of farm equipment.
Jackknifed truck slowed I-55 north Friday morning 3/6/2015 1:35 pm UTC
The truck was on I-55 north near Mallory
Big ol’ snake found by MLGW tech 3/6/2015 12:21 pm UTC
An eight foot long Ball Python was found behind a furnace inside
Gov. Haslam Requests Probe Of 11 Hypothermia Deaths In Feb. 3/6/2015 12:05 pm UTC
Gov. Bill Haslam has asked the Department of Health to investigate why 11 people froze to death during last month's winter storm.
Harrison Ford crash lands vintage plane on golf course 3/6/2015 5:38 am UTC
Harrison Ford crash-landed his World War II-era airplane on Thursday after losing engine power, suffering serious but not life-threatening injuries as he used his years of piloting prowess to bring
Shaq Goodwin's Jumper Lifts Memphis Over UConn 54-53 3/6/2015 4:57 am UTC
Shaq Goodwin hit a short fall-away jumper that rattled around the rim before falling with 8 seconds left to give Memphis a 54-53 win over UConn and move the Tigers into a tie for fifth place in the
Police: Woman Stabbed During Domestic Incident 3/6/2015 4:20 am UTC
A woman was critically stabbed Thursday evening after what police said was a domestic incident with a roommate.
Memphis To Contract Private Snowplow Operators Says Wharton 3/6/2015 3:56 am UTC
Mayor A C Wharton said the City of Memphis will begin contacting private plow operators as soon as possible to clear some side streets.Mayor Wharton also said planning could have been better using
Cold DeSoto Roads Refreeze Old Problems 3/6/2015 3:27 am UTC
The highways may be clear but many DeSoto County main and side roads would make better skating rinks.
Harrison Ford Reported Engine Failure Before Plane Crash 3/6/2015 3:13 am UTC
Actor Harrison Ford was "banged up" and hospitalized Thursday afternoon after a 1940s aircraft he was piloting crashed during a forced landing on a golf course, his publicist said.
Here's a look at what's new Thursday night 3/6/2015 3:04 am UTC
Weather Update:Meteorologist Ron Childers has the latest on the potentially record low we could reach overnight.
Shelby Co., DeSoto Co. Warming Centers Opened 3/6/2015 3:01 am UTC
The City of Memphis Office of Emergency Management (OEM) and DeSoto County management in northern Mississippi have implemented its cold weather plans and and have opened warming centers for those w
Millington Residents Battle Winter Storm Aftermath 3/6/2015 2:26 am UTC
Millington got six inches of sleet and snow, nearly shutting down parts of town.
Man Convicted in 2013 Orange Mound Murder, Gets Life in Prison 3/5/2015 11:49 pm UTC
Christopher Brown, 35, has been convicted of first-degree murder and three counts of aggravated assault in a 2013 domestic shooting in Orange Mound, Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weir
Memphis Realizing It Needs Snow Removal Equipment 3/5/2015 11:12 pm UTC
If the past day's winter storm we've experienced has proven anything it's the fact Memphis city government may finally be coming to the realization it needs to upgrade its snow removal equipment.
U Of M Blood Drive Warms Up Lifeblood's Supplies 3/5/2015 10:32 pm UTC
After three blasts of icy weather caused a blood shortage, a two-day blood drive at the University of Memphis appears to have warmed up supplies.
CNN: Plane skids off runway at LGA 3/5/2015 10:05 pm UTC
A Delta Air Lines flight skidded off a runway late Thursday morning at New York's LaGuardia airport.
Memphis Grizzlies 2015-16 Season Tickets on Sale Friday, March 6 3/5/2015 8:29 pm UTC
Memphis, Tenn. —The Memphis Grizzlies announced today that 2015-16 Season Tickets will go on sale tomorrow, March 6. All fans who purchase a 2015-16 Season Ticket package will guarantee 2015 Playof
Ringling Bros. Circus To Give Up Elephant Acts In 3 Years 3/5/2015 8:16 pm UTC
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018.
SLIDESHOW: Memories of Snow Days Past 3/5/2015 7:22 pm UTC
SLIDESHOW: Memories of Snow Days Past
MEM works to keep runways clear despite airlines canceling flights 3/5/2015 6:56 pm UTC
Airlines are canceling flights in and out of Memphis International Airport due to the weather conditions, but MEM crews are working diligently to keep the runways clear.
State of emergency issued in MS 3/5/2015 6:55 pm UTC
The Mississippi governor issued a state of emergency ahead of the winter storm expected to move through the Mid-South.
Memories Of Snow Days Past 3/5/2015 5:58 pm UTC
The snow we're experiencing today is drawing memories of other major snows Memphis as seen in the past