Manhunt in Memphis continues after officer, 33, fatally shot 8/2/2015 6:02 pm UTC
Memphis police say that a person of interest has been taken into custody in connection with the fatal shooting of a police officer.
Zimbabwe alleges 2nd American illegally hunted lion 8/2/2015 6:02 pm UTC
Another American illegally hunted and killed a lion in Zimbabwe several months ago, authorities said Sunday amid an international outcry over the U.S. hunter accused of illegally killing a well-kno
Latest: MPD: One possible suspect in custody for killing Officer Sean Bolton 8/2/2015 5:59 pm UTC
Memphis Police Sergeant Karen Rudolph just told FOX13 that one person has been taken into custody in the killing of Officer Bolton.
Police: Possible suspect in custody for the killing of Officer Sean Bolton 8/2/2015 5:53 pm UTC
Police have located a possible suspect in the shooting of 33-year-old Officer Sean Bolton.The possible suspect was located in the Hickory Pointe Apartments located near Mt. Moriah Road and Hickory
Coast Guard chopper makes emergency landing on golf course 8/2/2015 5:47 pm UTC
A Coast Guard helicopter had to make an emergency landing on the grounds of New York golf course because of smoke and fumes in the cockpit. No injuries were reported.
Person of interest in custody in connection with the shooting of Officer Bolton 8/2/2015 5:10 pm UTC
Police say at this time no charges have been filed.
Fatal police shooting in Wal-Mart under review 1 year later 8/2/2015 4:32 pm UTC
A year after a 22-year-old black man was killed by a white police officer while carrying an air rifle in an Ohio Wal-Mart, federal officials' review of the case remains unfinished as his relatives
Donald Trump: “I pay as little as possible” in taxes 8/2/2015 4:31 pm UTC
Presidential candidate Donald Trump said Sunday that he pays as little in taxes as possible just like every other taxpayer in America.
Father charged with killing son at Lebanon campground 8/2/2015 4:24 pm UTC
Lebanon police say they were responding to a shots fired call at the Timberline Campground on Murfreesboro Road, where they found 37-year old Joseph Dewayne Dies. Dies had been shot multiple times.
MFD investigating fire at The Arbors apartments in Hickory Ridge 8/2/2015 3:34 pm UTC
The Memphis Fire Department is investigating a fire at the Arbors of Hickory Ridge apartments.
Judge, 93, peeved by incomplete housing discrimination case 8/2/2015 3:02 pm UTC
A Detroit-area community that targeted blacks by demolishing poor neighborhoods is scrambling to come up with money to finally end the case - 44 years after a federal judge found clear evidence of
No indications of potential gang violence at 75th Sturgis 8/2/2015 3:02 pm UTC
Never-before-seen crowds are expected to ride into western South Dakota this week for the 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
Dig returns to artifact-rich Colonial American site in NY 8/2/2015 2:48 pm UTC
An archaeological project has returned to an artifact-rich state park in the southern Adirondacks on what was the focal point of the warring British and French empires more than 250 years ago.
Police investigating cause of death after decomposed body found in storage unit 8/2/2015 2:40 pm UTC
Memphis Police investigators are on the scene where a decomposed body was found in a storage unit.
Memphis Police officer shot, killed during traffic stop 8/2/2015 2:39 pm UTC
A Memphis police officer was killed after being shot during a traffic stop.
Mt. Moriah police searching for gunman in apartment complex shooting 8/2/2015 2:27 pm UTC
Mt. Moriah Police officers are investigating a shooting at the Ten Mile Creek Apartments.
Amid California drought, fears rise of trees dying, falling 8/2/2015 1:47 pm UTC
As Californians and the communities they live in cut back water use and let lawns turn brown, arborists and state officials are worrying about a potentially dangerous ripple effect: City trees goin
Blue moon? Friday's celestial event comes with a catch 8/2/2015 1:47 pm UTC
This is an astronomy story that comes up only once in a blue moon, like on Friday. Maybe.
With protest over, Shell prepares for Arctic Ocean drilling 8/2/2015 1:47 pm UTC
Hours after a repaired Shell icebreaker eased past protesters in Oregon to join an Arctic drilling operation, the oil giant used other vessels in its flotilla to begin excavating off the coast of A
Arkansas parents have one more day for back-to-school tax-free deals 8/2/2015 12:33 pm UTC
Parents in the Mid-South can catch a tax break on back-to-school clothes and school supplies beginning later this month.
Hot with plenty of sunshine expected Sunday 8/2/2015 12:14 pm UTC
More sunshine is in the forecast today, with more heat expected this afternoon.
Health Fair and back to school picnic to be held Sunday 8/2/2015 11:40 am UTC
The St. Paul Baptist Church will hold its annual Health Fair and Back to School Picnic Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Police searching for shooter that left one in critical condition in Mt Moriah 8/2/2015 11:39 am UTC
Police are on the scene at the 2700 block of Claudette Road where a shooting has occurred.
1 dead after early morning shooting in Cordova 8/2/2015 11:38 am UTC
A woman is dead after a shooting in Cordova early Saturday.
Adam's Army raises money for St. Jude through dog wash 8/2/2015 11:36 am UTC
17-year-old Adam Cruthirds is battling cancer and raising money for the group who is fighting to save his live, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
FOUND: Runaway child believed to be in Memphis 8/2/2015 11:35 am UTC
The Woodruff County Sheriff's Office has found 14-year-old Savannah Owens.
Young Memphians hold protest outside 201 Poplar 8/2/2015 11:31 am UTC
A group of young Memphians staged a small protest outside 201 Poplar Saturday to end police brutality.
Malaysia seeks help in finding more debris 8/2/2015 11:21 am UTC
"I urge all parties to allow this crucial investigation process to take its course. I reiterate this is for the sake of the next of kin of the loved ones of MH370"
MPD Officer killed in the line of duty identified 8/2/2015 11:13 am UTC
The Officer was identified as 33-year-old Sean Bolton
Biloxi church spends the day volunteering at Popp's Ferry Elementary 8/2/2015 10:54 am UTC
The Popp's Ferry Elementary campus was bustling Saturday morning with people looking to make a difference. The Church of the King in Biloxi organized a service day to get the school ready for the r
Gulfport hosts 3rd annual health and wellness fair 8/2/2015 10:54 am UTC
Dozens of parents and children flocked to Jones Park in Gulfport Saturday to take advantage of an event that is helping families prepare for a new and healthy school year. The lesson of the day at
Firefighter dies after being trapped in wind-fueled blaze 8/2/2015 10:27 am UTC
A firefighter killed by a wildfire in Northern California was exploring for ways to attack it when he became trapped after erratic winds stoked the blaze.
Verizon workers to stay on job without new contract 8/2/2015 9:32 am UTC
Verizon and unions representing workers in nine states said employees will work without a contract as more negotiations are scheduled.
JPD officers honored during appreciation day 8/2/2015 6:00 am UTC
Giving thanks to those who protect and serve: that was the theme to an Officer Appreciation Day held in Jackson Saturday.
Firefighter challenge highlights strength and skill among Mississippi's best 8/2/2015 5:47 am UTC
Dozens of firefighters from across the state converged in Brandon Saturday to compete in the Scott Health and Safety Firefighter Combat Challenge.
Erin Morgan named 2015 Miss Hospitality 8/2/2015 5:09 am UTC
The winner of the 2015 Mississippi Miss Hospitality Pageant is Erin Morgan of Laurel.
MPD officer shot Saturday most recent in line of officer deaths 8/2/2015 5:08 am UTC
The death of a Memphis Police officer Saturday marks the 72nd death of an MPD officer in the line of duty
$2,000 worth of property stolen in Jonesboro burglary 8/2/2015 3:44 am UTC
A woman had about $2,000 worth of clothes and electronics stolen from her home while she was at work on Thursday.
One vehicle badly damaged, stalled I-220 traffic in accident 8/2/2015 3:33 am UTC
An accident on I-220 backed traffic up for some time Saturday afternoon.
Mariota a huge hit with Titan fans 8/2/2015 3:05 am UTC
More than 3,400 fans turning out for day 2 of Titans camp
Cops: Man buys car after taking $150,000 left by ATM workers 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
One of two men suspected of making off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash that was mistakenly left behind by ATM workers bought an SUV with the money hours later, police said.
Michigan taxidermist recreates football rivalry 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
A Lansing-based taxidermist used the longtime rivalry between Michigan State University and the University of Michigan as inspiration for his latest creation.
Cops: Man impersonated brother to avoid $7K in unpaid tolls 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
Authorities say a New Jersey motorist assumed his brother's identity to avoid $7,500 in unpaid tolls after he was stopped for not paying another toll on the George Washington Bridge.
Texas businessman finds cellphone that fell from plane 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
A Texas businessman used an app to find his iPhone in a rural pasture after it fell about 9,300 feet during a flight from Houston.
Woman sues credit reporting firms for declaring her dead 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
A 40-year-old St. Louis woman isn't dead, but she said she spent months trying to convince credit reporting agencies that she's alive.
Runaway rail car kicked loose by teen hits New York station 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
Video surveillance footage released Friday shows a rail car that was accidentally set in motion by a 13-year-old boy ramming an antique locomotive into a train station, sending passengers waiting f
Jail inmate in Arizona pulls eye out of its socket 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
A jail inmate in Arizona is hospitalized after authorities say he pulled one of his eyeballs out of its socket.
School closes after venomous spiders found for a 3rd time 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
A Pennsylvania school district has closed one of its elementary schools due to an infestation of venomous spiders.
Subway sandwich artists set world record in Las Vegas 8/2/2015 3:04 am UTC
Subway's "sandwich artists" cranked out a record number of their lunchmeat masterpieces in Las Vegas on Saturday.
Parents of Prancing J-Settes file court ordered sanction against JSU 8/2/2015 3:00 am UTC
We reached out to the university to see why members of the dancing team were suspended from auditions and university officials had no comment and said it was a personnel matter.
MPD officer dies after being shot during traffic stop 8/2/2015 2:43 am UTC
Police said he was conducting the stop near Cottonwood Road and Perkins Road when he was shot by a person in the vehicle
85-year-old man locked in hot shed and robbed in Nashville 8/2/2015 2:06 am UTC
Nicholson said he was locked inside the stuffy, hot shed for about ten minutes.
Policing the police: Move to change policy after Darrius Stewart shooting 8/2/2015 1:46 am UTC
After the fatal shooting of Darrius Stewart by a Memphis Police officer, there is a move to change policy that would mean involving the TBI almost immediately after an officer uses deadly force
Fire heavily damages home in Jones County 8/2/2015 1:36 am UTC
A home in the Rustin Community of Jones County was heavily damaged by fire Saturday afternoon, August 1, leaving the three occupants homeless.
Stuff the Bus aims to help students, families during new school year 8/2/2015 1:25 am UTC
The Stuff the Bus event took place Saturday across many different Walmart locations in northeast Arkansas.
Ride for the Cure takes off in downtown Jonesboro 8/2/2015 1:21 am UTC
The Ride for the Cure began their bike rides on 3 different routes Saturday morning in downtown Jonesboro.
United Way temporarily moving following fire 8/2/2015 1:17 am UTC
The fire that took place on Union Street affected more than just those in the building, it affected those immediately next door as well.
What’s in a name? 8/2/2015 1:00 am UTC
Barely a week or so after local civil rights advocate D'Army Bailey was laid to rest, the Board of Commissioners voted 11-0 to rename the courthouse in his honor
Second fire destroys Canton daycare 8/2/2015 12:51 am UTC
The owner of Foundation Academy, said the first fire was on July 14.
Jackson County voters cast early ballots 8/2/2015 12:41 am UTC
Saturday was the deadline for absentee voting before Tuesday's party primaries. The Jackson County Circuit Clerk's office remained open until noon for people to cast ballots for several races, incl
October election debates heat up 8/2/2015 12:27 am UTC
The October election is just around the corner, and four of the candidates running for mayor mixed it up at a debate this past week
Man in critical condition after Parkway Village shooting 8/2/2015 12:21 am UTC
Police responded to a call at the Ten Mile Creek Apartments about a 38-year-old man who was shot
Texas woman aims to make catcalling illegal 8/2/2015 12:08 am UTC
A Texas woman, fed up with catcalls interrupting her daily run, is taking action
Former Channel 4 anchor, reporter Cynthia Williams dies 8/1/2015 11:26 pm UTC
Police say it appears she died in her sleep last night, while staying at a friend’s house in Nashville.
Make-A-Wish grants wish for local girl 8/1/2015 10:56 pm UTC
One local girl's room got a makeover thanks to Make-A-Wish and Jewelers for Children
Welcome to the weekend with cooler temps and sunshine 8/1/2015 10:46 pm UTC
If you are headed out the door you don’t have to worry about rain this morning, as we are dry across the Mid South.
Toddler drenched in sweat rescued from hot minivan in New Jersey, officer confronts mom in parking lot 8/1/2015 9:34 pm UTC
A two-year-old girl is alive thanks to a quick-thinking Costco manager who called police after finding the child locked inside a hot minivan in the parking lot
Human trafficking sting nets more than a dozen arrests 8/1/2015 9:34 pm UTC
State investigators say more than a dozen people were arrested on charges related to sex trafficking during a sting in West Tennessee.
Community comes together for peace rally 8/1/2015 9:33 pm UTC
Organizers call the event, "Thou Shall Not Kill."
Teen dies in ropes course accident at Tennessee adventure park 8/1/2015 9:01 pm UTC
Family and friends are mourning the death of a Georgia teen who died after an accident at an adventure park in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Human trafficking sting nets more than a dozen arrests 8/1/2015 8:33 pm UTC
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said the multi-day sting in July resulted in arrests on charges including sexual exploitation of a minor
Police: Body found in storage unit in North Memphis 8/1/2015 8:31 pm UTC
Memphis police are investigating a dead body found in a storage unit in the 400 block of North Hollywood Street.
Police arrest assault suspect after search near Southern, Prescott 8/1/2015 7:56 pm UTC
Police are searching for a suspect in the area near the intersection of Southern Avenue and Prescott Street.
Fight at Senatobia gas station caught on camera 8/1/2015 7:55 pm UTC
Shocking video of a fight at a Senatobia, Mississippi gas station surfaced on social media.
Group to raise money for White Station High School locker room 8/1/2015 7:53 pm UTC
A group of board members, coaches and parents are rallying together to raise money to upgrade the football locker rooms.
Non-profit food truck helping homeless in Memphis 8/1/2015 7:52 pm UTC
There's a new food truck in Memphis, setting itself apart from all the others.
New Christian Brothers HS coach Thomas McDaniel prepares for start of season 8/1/2015 7:49 pm UTC
Friday, the preparations continued with a number of scrimmages around the Bluff City, including one at Christian Brothers High School between the Brothers and Ridgeway High School
Gasol, Green Play In NBA Africa Exhibition 8/1/2015 7:41 pm UTC
Memphis Grizzlies Marc Gasol and Jeff Green represented the Mid-South as the NBA played an exhibition in Africa, and the NBA put on a show.
Man dead, woman injured in Germantown domestic disturbance 8/1/2015 5:27 pm UTC
First responders rushed a woman to the hospital after a domestic disturbance in Germantown that left one man dead.
Body found in storage unit on North Hollywood Street 8/1/2015 5:18 pm UTC
A witness told police he arrived at his vacant property around 9:30 a.m. Saturday when he found a decomposed body in the storage unit
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, police say 8/1/2015 4:45 pm UTC
Three passengers and the pilot died in the crash at Blackbushe Airport in southern England
TN DOC implements new overtime policy in hopes of decreasing prison crime 8/1/2015 4:35 pm UTC
As of Saturday morning, the Tennessee Department of Corrections has a new policy on overtime in an effort to solve problems inside Tennessee prisons.
Company's license suspended after teen dies on attraction 8/1/2015 4:24 pm UTC
An East Tennessee ropes course is not operating after a teen from Georgia was fatally injured there last week.
Police search for answers in Germantown domestic disturbance that left one dead, another critical 8/1/2015 4:19 pm UTC
Germantown police are calling the incident that left a man dead and a woman in critical condition a “domestic assault. Police told FOX13 they found a semi-automatic pistol under the male victim’s l
Wildfires kill firefighter, force hundreds to flee homes 8/1/2015 3:48 pm UTC
Some 8,000 firefighters were attempting to subdue them, something made incredibly difficult by several years of drought that have dried out California.
Police: Woman shot, found dead in Cordova 8/1/2015 1:21 pm UTC
Police are on the scene investigating a death of a person on Bazemore in Memphis.
Update: Cornell Law professor weighs in on Cecil hunter's fate 8/1/2015 1:09 pm UTC
Cornell University Law Professor Ohlin said the U.S may not approve of Dr. Palmer's extradition:
Murder suspect family speaks out 8/1/2015 12:34 pm UTC
Family members of Cross County murder suspect speak out.
Downtown business sees normal turnout even with fire a block away 8/1/2015 12:27 pm UTC
A downtown business was unphased Friday even with a building on fire just a block away.
Neighbors excited to see film crews in Memphis 8/1/2015 12:24 pm UTC
A weekend of road closures will continue in downtown Memphis and South Memphis for the HBO/Cinemax series Quarry.
Ride for the Cure event still going strong despite fire 8/1/2015 12:23 pm UTC
Along with businesses on Union, the Ride for the Cure event did not see any change after a building caught fire in the area Thursday night.
Cyclist visits 18 states to stop cancer 8/1/2015 12:00 pm UTC
Cyclist stops in Jonesboro making Arkansas his 16th state to peddle through.
Driver of wreck airlifted to hospital 8/1/2015 11:54 am UTC
The vehicle heading east on Commerce Drive hit a curb and flipped his truck.
Kroger Marketplace headed to the Mid-South 8/1/2015 11:51 am UTC
It's the first of its kind in Mississippi and Memphis. A Kroger marketplace will be opening in Hernando.
Students build resumes, character through MPLOY Youth Summer Experience 8/1/2015 11:46 am UTC
Though some teenagers spent the summer playing, others worked hard in hopes of a brighter future.
Smoke billows from warehouse fire 8/1/2015 11:41 am UTC
Emergency crews are working to fight a large fire in downtown Brinkley, Arkansas.
4-year-old shot in Grenada, MS 8/1/2015 11:40 am UTC
A four-year-old boy was shot in the head in Grenada, Mississippi early Friday morning.
5 great things that happened in the Mid-South this week 8/1/2015 11:40 am UTC
Despite the scorching hot temperatures, Mid-South residents stayed cool and had a fun week!
Traffic Alert: I-40 reduced by one lane next week 8/1/2015 11:39 am UTC
Expect delays getting into Memphis from West Memphis via I-40 next week during routine bridge inspection beginning on Tuesday.
Man arrested on attempted murder charges from last-month shooting 8/1/2015 11:18 am UTC
A suspect accused of shooting two people last month in North Memphis was picked up by police on Thursday on charges including attempted murder.