Cause of death of child in swing undetermined after autopsy 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
Further investigation and toxicology tests are needed in the case of a Maryland child who was found dead in a park swing as his mother pushed him, authorities said.
The Latest: Evacuations underway in Austin due to flooding 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
By The Associated Press 2:30 a.m. CDT
Police: 3 children hurt when waterspout uproots bounce house 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
Two of the three children tossed onto a South Florida beach from a bounce house sent flying by a waterspout have been sent home from a hospital with minor injuries, hours after the inflatable was s
Mental health will take focus in theater shooting trial 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting are steadily moving toward the heart of their case: the testimony of two court-appointed doctors expected to say James Holmes was sane when he opened fi
Troubled Memphis-area cemetery reopens for family visits 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
Clutching red flowers and blue balloons, hundreds of relatives visited deceased loved ones buried at a troubled Memphis-area cemetery for the first time since it closed more than a year ago, after
California looks to Australia for tips on surviving drought 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
California has turned to the world's driest inhabited continent for solutions to its longest and sharpest drought on record.
Fatal cherry picker accident occurred during demonstration 5/26/2015 9:15 am UTC
A cherry picker accident that left a man and a boy dead and injured three other children happened as the man was giving the neighborhood kids a demonstration of the elevated lift, authorities said.
3 MPD officers attacked on Beale Street 5/26/2015 9:07 am UTC
Three Memphis police officers were taken to the hospital after being attacked near Beale Street on Sunday.
2 men wanted for Family Dollar robbery 5/26/2015 9:05 am UTC
Police are searching for two men accused of robbing a Family Dollar store.
Once vilified, BP now getting credit for gulf tourism boom 5/26/2015 9:05 am UTC
With the Memorial Day holiday here, fallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast beaches smeared with gooey tar balls and scared away visitors in 2010 is being credited, oddly, with something no
Charter nears deal for Time Warner Cable 5/26/2015 9:05 am UTC
By TALI ARBEL and DAVID KOENIG AP Business Writers Charter Communications Inc. is close to buying Time Warner Cable for about $55 billion, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.
Tornado Watch expired for several Mid-South counties 5/26/2015 9:04 am UTC
The tornado watch issued by the National Weather Service for several counties Mid-South counties Monday night was allowed to expire.
Anonymous threats against airliners prompt searches; all OK 5/26/2015 9:04 am UTC
Anonymous telephone threats against commercial airliners on Monday, possibly from the same source, caused a scare involving at least six international flights at airports in New York, New Jersey an
Police search for Wolfchase Mall theft suspect 5/26/2015 9:02 am UTC
Police are searching for a man caught on camera stealing from a kiosk inside the Wolfchase Mall.
A Wet Week Ahead 5/26/2015 9:01 am UTC
The Flash Flood Watch is cancelled for the entire FOX13 viewing area.The threat for widespread rain/flooding has diminished
B.B. King fans react to poisoning claims 5/26/2015 9:00 am UTC
B.B. King got his start in Memphis and left a big mark on the Bluff City. Now, thousands of signatures fill a big card on the side of his namesake club.
Family and friends gather to remember Hamilton High graduate killed after graduation 5/26/2015 8:58 am UTC
Balloons flying high over Hamilton High School were not released to celebrate the latest graduating class, but to remember the life of a graduate who lost her life too soon.
Flash Flood Watch CANCELLED 5/26/2015 8:56 am UTC
The Flash Flood Watch is CANCELLED.
Mid-South holds special Memorial Day events 5/26/2015 8:56 am UTC
Mid-Southerners are honoring men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice by attending Memorial Day events around the region.
Family mourns loss of U.S. soldier killed in shooting 5/26/2015 8:54 am UTC
For one family, Memorial Day means something a little different this year.
Galilee Memorial Gardens opens to families on Memorial Day 5/26/2015 8:52 am UTC
The troubled Galilee Memorial Gardens cemetery is opening for the Memorial Day holiday more than a year after it was shutdown due to mishandling of corpses.
Power outages affect residents across Shelby County after storm 5/26/2015 8:50 am UTC
As many as 5,500 people in Memphis and Shelby County were without power Sunday night and Monday morning.
Po Boy is the food unique to Mississippi. Really? 5/26/2015 5:41 am UTC
The Internet analysis company, Four Square has released a list of foods most unique to each state. And for Mississippi, they say that food is a Po Boy.Now, if you really want to find a food that is
3 burglars share tips of trade in crime prevention video 5/26/2015 5:36 am UTC
Police looking to educate the public about ways to prevent break-ins turned to the experts - a trio of convicted burglars.
Polish brown bear crosses borders, highway, seeking mate 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
A Polish brown bear went a wooing, little knowing that scientists were following all the way.
Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in 'Deflategate' 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" scandal.
Oregon community takes unusual approach to sea lion problem 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
An Oregon community is bringing in some unusual help to try to fix their sea lion problem. They're hoping a fake killer whale from Bellingham, Washington, will do the trick.
Colorado city going dark this weekend to help stargazers 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
Telluride residents were asked to turn out the lights on Saturday night and early Sunday to help stargazers see the night sky free of light pollution.
Roller coaster fan notches 5,000th ride on historic coaster 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
An 82-year-old fan of a historic Pennsylvania roller coaster celebrated his 5,000th ride on it over the holiday weekend - sitting for more than eight hours straight and logging 95 spins around the
Man sentenced for stabbing of bar doorman over bad drink 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
A 36-year-old man has been sentenced to more than 28 years in prison for a 2013 assault that prosecutors say stemmed from his anger over a botched drink.
A head scratcher: 9 brains found next to train tracks 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
Nine brains were found along a street in a northern New York village, but authorities say there's nothing to fear.
Fido al fresco? NY weighs allowing outdoor dining with dogs 5/26/2015 5:35 am UTC
Never mind the doggie bag: Spot wants a seat at the outdoor table, or rather under it.
Hundreds attend Memorial Day observance at Biloxi National Cemetery 5/26/2015 5:03 am UTC
About 200 people attended the annual Memorial Day observance at Biloxi National Cemetery on Monday morning. Threatening skies and scattered rain could not dampen the dedication of those who came to
3 arrested on felony drug charges in Clay Co. 5/26/2015 4:53 am UTC
The Clay County Sheriff's Department arrested three people on Sunday on felony drug charges.
I-20 westbound lanes reopen near Clinton 5/26/2015 4:48 am UTC
MDOT says all westbound lanes of I-20, just before the Springridge Road exit have reopened.
Wet weather puts damper on Memorial Day business 5/26/2015 4:45 am UTC
Monday's downpours brought a dreary end to the Memorial Day weekend, which traditionally launches the summer tourism season. The beaches, parks and other outdoor attractions are usually packed on M
Biloxi soup kitchen needs $10,000 a month to keep doors open 5/26/2015 4:39 am UTC
Those who run a Biloxi soup kitchen said while food donations allow them to spend very little on food, they still need a considerable amount of money to cover other expenses and keep the doors open.
Police investigate second Jonesboro shooting this weekend 5/26/2015 4:33 am UTC
Jonesboro police are investigating a Sunday morning shooting at Fox Meadow where two people were hit.
Police release name of man killed in Jonesboro 5/26/2015 4:33 am UTC
Jonesboro police are investigating a murder after they found a body Saturday morning.
Police release name of man killed in Monday shooting 5/26/2015 4:32 am UTC
Jonesboro police are investigating a shooting on West Monroe Avenue where one man died.
Man shot in pelvic area Sunday night 5/26/2015 4:32 am UTC
Jonesboro police are investigating a Sunday shooting at the Garden Manor Apartment Complex.
Motorcycle hits car, man killed 5/26/2015 4:12 am UTC
Police were called out to the scene of a deadly accident in Jonesboro on Monday night.
St. Stanislaus reached the top of the mountain in the Class 4A State baseball ranks 5/26/2015 3:39 am UTC
St. Stanislaus held off a seventh inning Houston rally to claim a 5-4 victory and the 2015 Class 4A State Championship Friday night at Trustmark Park in Pearl.
Beale Street workers discuss recent violence and it’s impact on Memorial Day weekend 5/26/2015 3:28 am UTC
A man was murdered near Beale, and a police officer was assaulted
Hamilton High School grad killed hours after receiving her diploma 5/26/2015 3:22 am UTC
Clark's funeral service will be Saturday at the Greater Whitestone Baptist Church.
Police Called After Large Fight Breaks Out At Audubon Park 5/26/2015 3:05 am UTC
Memphis police are investigating after a fight broke out among a large group of teens gathered at an east Memphis park.
Ole Miss, LSU, Tulane, UL-Lafayette crack the NCAA Baseball Field of 64/USM Left Out 5/26/2015 3:04 am UTC
Southern Miss needed a stronger showing in the Conference USA Tournament, but went 1 & 2 and failed to receive a bid to the NCAA Baseball Tournament. Ole Miss will be heading out West. LSU is the
World War II Veteran recalls being aboard the USS Portland 5/26/2015 2:54 am UTC
Memorial Day honors the men and women who have fought for the red white and blue. One World War Two Veteran we talked with recalls life aboard the USS Portland.
Ole Miss headed back to NCAA Tournament 5/26/2015 2:47 am UTC
Rebels headed to Los Angeles for UCLA regional.
MFD investigates house fire in Frayser 5/26/2015 2:37 am UTC
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Memphis Fire crews are investigating a house fire in the 3400 block of Shiloh Street. No word on what caused the fire. No injuries have been reported To receive a free smoke dete
MPD search for two Family Dollar robbery suspects 5/26/2015 2:33 am UTC
Two males entered the Family Dollar in the 3300 block of Austin Peay Road pretending to be customers
Local I-Team: Firefighters Behaving Badly 5/26/2015 2:32 am UTC
Firefighters often battle ferocious flames, but documents obtained by the Local I-Team show that in the last two years, over 30 Memphis firefighters have been in trouble with the law.
Fred Collins will be inducted into the Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame "Class of 2015" 5/26/2015 2:32 am UTC
The second annual Gulfport Sports Hall of Fame will induct the class of 2015 on June 13th at 7 p.m. at the Lyman Community Center.One of those new inductees is former Gulfport East fullback Fred Co
Gautier holds emotional service to honor fallen soldiers 5/26/2015 2:20 am UTC
In Gautier, the annual Avenue of Flags Ceremony was held at the American Legion Post 1992. This service is usually held at the state's only Veterans' Tribute Tower in Gautier. Organizers said the c
Vigil Held For Hamilton High Teen Killed In Crash 5/26/2015 1:53 am UTC
Thursday, Kenisha Clark's family celebrated her graduation. The next day her family was planning her funeral. The Hamilton High School graduate was killed in a car accident near the school
Bears Release McDonald After Domestic Violence Arrest 5/26/2015 1:38 am UTC
The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald following a domestic violence arrest in Northern California that police say stemmed from an assault on a woman who was holding a baby.
Actress, comedian Anne Meara, nominated for 4 Emmys, dies 5/26/2015 1:37 am UTC
Anne Meara, the loopy, lovable comedian who launched a standup career with husband Jerry Stiller in the 1950s and found success as an actress in films, on TV and the stage, has died.
Memorial Day ceremony honors two WWII veterans 5/26/2015 1:32 am UTC
The annual Jonesboro Memorial Day Observance Ceremony was held at the courthouse at 9 Monday morning.
Campaign worker sends fake news release saying foe left race 5/26/2015 1:27 am UTC
A campaign worker for a New Hampshire House hopeful has been charged with a felony for sending out a fake news release saying the opponent had dropped out of the race.
4 people hurt in multiple vehicle crash near Hillcrest High School 5/26/2015 12:58 am UTC
A crash involving four vehicles sent four kids to Le Bonheur Children's Hospital.
Police Identify Man Killed In Shooting Near FedExForum 5/26/2015 12:57 am UTC
Memphis police have released the name of the man who was shot and killed downtown early Sunday morning while trying to defend his girlfriend.
Local police respond to the killing of murder suspect James Horn 5/25/2015 11:45 pm UTC
Local police are breathing sighs of relief now that serial rapist and murder suspect James Horn is no longer a threat
Some changes could soon be coming for pilot programs 5/25/2015 11:43 pm UTC
"At the end of the day we won't be giving any bigger incentive," said EDGE President Reid Dulberger
Rowdy drivers block off busy street in Downtown Memphis 5/25/2015 11:29 pm UTC
"They weren't violent," Ruchee Patel described. "They were clearly having a good time. It just seemed really inappropriate. Just crazy."
Families return to closed cemetery, many questions remain 5/25/2015 11:28 pm UTC
BARTLETT, Tenn. — After being closed for more than a year, a Bartlett cemetery was reopened so loved ones could visit their family and friends on Memorial Day. Galilee Memorial Gardens was closed a
Memphis man arrested for marrying 2 women in 2 years 5/25/2015 11:26 pm UTC
A Memphis man arrested for being married to two women at the same time is charged with bigamy.
9/11 survivor reminds people to remember meaning of Memorial Day 5/25/2015 11:21 pm UTC
"Years went by and I thought you know,'hey I'm alright I can deal with this but I couldn't,'"
Man Shot And Killed Near FedExForum 5/25/2015 10:59 pm UTC
A Memphis veteran is dead after an early morning shooting in front of the FedexForum. FOX13 has learned he was shot after asking his killers to be respectful to his girlfriend.
Video shows woman accused of setting store on fire 5/25/2015 10:49 pm UTC
Store owners at Brothers' Sundry on North Lauderdale worked to get things back to normal after their store was broken into and burned Sunday morning
Memphis not on White House’s list of cities pushing for community trust 5/25/2015 10:45 pm UTC
Mayor A C Wharton told WREG he was "going to try" to get Memphis included
Families of veterans upset after cemetery ignores Memorial Day flag etiquette 5/25/2015 10:43 pm UTC
Family members of veterans were met with something they found incredibly disrespectful
Police Officer attacked on Beale Street while trying to help a woman 5/25/2015 10:32 pm UTC
Tourists say the crime won't keep them from the popular destination
Special forces medic commemorated in Overton Park 5/25/2015 10:31 pm UTC
Runners passed by more than 1,500 American flags in Overton Park on Sunday, as they ran in honor of those who gave their all defending our country.
Chicago Bears release player after domestic violence arrest 5/25/2015 9:47 pm UTC
McDonald was taken into custody at 7 a.m. Monday on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment
B.B. King's Daughters Claim He Was Poisoned 5/25/2015 9:42 pm UTC
B.B. King's daughters say they believe their father was poisoned. Local 24 spoke to the daughters' Las Vegas based attorney Monday afternoon.
Two Arrested After MPD Officer Attacked On Beale Street 5/25/2015 9:41 pm UTC
Two men are behind bars after police say they kicked, stomped and robbed an off-duty Memphis police officer.
Mid-South Veterans Remembered At Memorial Day Ceremony 5/25/2015 9:40 pm UTC
This is the day we remember the men and women who died while fighting for our country. While many people might have enjoyed the day off, several hundred paid their
Busy Tourism Month For Memphis Ends With Violent Weekend Downtown 5/25/2015 9:36 pm UTC
A fatal shooting downtown and the violent beating of a Memphis police officer capped off one of the busiest tourist seasons of the year.
SCS prepares to launch online school registration 5/25/2015 9:29 pm UTC
Registration will run from July 13 through August 4
Family, friends mourn soldier gunned down near FedEx Forum 5/25/2015 9:28 pm UTC
Man shot after asking people in a car to stop talking to his girlfriend
Galilee Re-Opens For Families On Memorial Day 5/25/2015 9:15 pm UTC
The Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance has organized a visitation ceremony and memorial service for families with loved ones buried at the Galilee Memorial Gardens Cemetery on Ellis Roa
Police: 14-year-old faces second-degree murder charges 5/25/2015 9:06 pm UTC
Police said the death is the city's fourth homicide of the year
Senator Thad Cochran marries aide 5/25/2015 8:49 pm UTC
The private wedding took place Saturday in Gulfport
Multiple Vehicle Crash, 4 Children Transported To Hospital 5/25/2015 8:47 pm UTC
A four car accident sends four children to the hospital after a four car accident on Raines Rd. at Graceland Dr.
Republican Sen. Thad Cochran Marries Longtime Aide 5/25/2015 8:42 pm UTC
Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran married his long-time aide, Kay Webber, over the weekend in a private ceremony in Gulfport.
Storm Rips Through Amory, Miss. 5/25/2015 8:41 pm UTC
The National Weather Service dispatching a crew to Amory, Mississippi to determine whether or not a tornado hit there around 9:00 this morning.
B.B. King’s daughters claim their father was poisoned 5/25/2015 8:20 pm UTC
LAS VEGAS –Two of B.B. King heirs who’ve been most outspoken about the blues legend’s final days, have accused King’s two closest aides of poisoning him. Daughters Karen Williams and Patty King all
Aaron's hosts open house for open positions 5/25/2015 8:11 pm UTC
Aaron's is hosting an open house Tuesday, May 26 and Wednesday, May 27 for applicants to learn more about its open positions.
Duggars' '19 Kids and Counting' Hangs In Balance Amid Calls To Cancel 5/25/2015 8:09 pm UTC
Will the show go on? That is the question surrounding TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" after claims that Josh Duggar molested girls as a teenager.
18-year-old shot after answering knock on window 5/25/2015 7:59 pm UTC
An 18-year-old man told investigators he was shot when he answered a knock on his window.
Sixth-Grade Pool Party Dress Code Upsets Mom 5/25/2015 7:56 pm UTC
An invite for a sixth-grade class' pool party last Monday had one Indiana mom very upset. Jennifer Smith's son brought home the invitation, which was for well-behaving students, but the stipulatio
Emergency crews called to overturned car on I-240 at S. Parkway 5/25/2015 7:55 pm UTC
Memphis police officers and fire crews were called to an overturned car on Interstate 240 at the South Parkway exit on Monday morning.
City Watch canceled for 19-year-old woman, 4-year-old son 5/25/2015 7:53 pm UTC
Memphis Police Department canceled a City Watch issued for a 19-year-old woman and her 4-year-old son, who were last seen around 2 p.m. Sunday. They returned home Monday morning.
2 B.B. King Daughters Allege 2 Closest Aides Poisoned Him 5/25/2015 7:47 pm UTC
Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's final days are accusing King's two closest aides of poisoning him.
Memorial Day Celebrations In The Mid-South 5/25/2015 7:42 pm UTC
Despite heavy overnight rain and overcast skies, today's Memorial Day services were heavily attended at a number of Memphis locations including Memorial Park in East Memphis.
EVENT GUIDE: Memorial Day 2015 5/25/2015 7:28 pm UTC
Memorial Day honors the lives of all U.S. military service personnel that lost their lives while defending the nation.
Biker Dad: 2 Cordova motorcycle riders killed in terrible crash 5/25/2015 6:06 pm UTC
It has been a deadly spring for Mid-South motorcyclists.
Arkansas first responders brace for more flooding 5/25/2015 5:58 pm UTC
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for much of Arkansas and forecasters warn that overnight storms could cause more damage.
Troubled Bartlett Cemetery Opens For Visitors On Memorial Day 5/25/2015 5:11 pm UTC
For the first time in more than a year, family members were able to visit the graves of their loved ones at Galilee Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Here's What Some Veterans Think About Memorial Day 5/25/2015 4:12 pm UTC
Memorial Day -- it's a holiday many Americans celebrate by spending time with loved ones and enjoying the May weather.