Memphis in May willing to compromise to keep event at Tom Lee Park

Compromise is still the hope in ongoing discussions between Memphis in May organizers and the Memphis River Parks Partnership about the future of the festival in a redesigned Tom Lee Park.

  Blaze extinguished at Texas petrochemicals facility

International Terminals Company said the blaze in Deer Park was extinguished as of 3 a.m. Wednesday. The fire began Sunday at the facility southeast of Houston, sending a huge, dark plume of smoke thousands of feet in the air, though officials said air quality remained safe.
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  WWII soldier’s remains returned home to Utah 74 years after his death

Decades later, a German man, Adolf Hagedorn, found the crash site, and the digging began to find the plane.

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TN officers launch campaign to encourage seat belt use

The cutest unboxing video on the internet features kittens

  Amazon ‘future engineer’ program launches at 7 Mid-South schools

  Deployed Tennessee dad comes home early, surprises son

  1 shot, wounded in Binghampton area

Memphis Police Department is investigating an overnight shooting in the Binghampton neighborhood.
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  Texas man calls professionals for ‘few’ snakes under house; 45 removed

The homeowner discovered the rattlesnakes when he went into a crawl space to see why his cable service was acting up.

  Poplar Ave. apartments approved by city council

  Vandal punches holes in wall of Earnstine & Hazel’s

  Car runs over fire hydrant, hits 3 parked cars

  Crew members needed for ‘Christmas at Graceland’ sequel

Survey: Tennessee seat belt use neared 91 percent in 2018

  Surveillance video shows bondsmen accused of attacking innocent man at his home

  Collierville assistant town attorney off the job after posts show support for white nationalists

  Memphis in May unveils poster saluting city for 200th birthday

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  Mom throws kids from third story of building to save them from fire

Trapped inside on the burning third story was O'Sheana Harrison and her kids, all under the age of 3. Four Des Moines officers are being hailed as heroes for their efforts to save the family.

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Study: 1 in 5 people to bet on NCAA basketball tournament

Hustle clinch first playoff berth

Razorbacks beat Providence, advance in NIT

  Memphis Tigers defeat San Diego, advance to Round 2 of NIT

Memphis Tigers defeated San Diego on Tuesday night and advanced to the second round of the NIT with a 74-60 victory.

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FedEx profit falls, CEO calls the results disappointing

  Murder suspect asked for help putting body in shopping cart, witness says

  $40M in cuts made to MLGW operations budget

At Tuesday’s city council meeting, MLGW leaders detailed $40 million dollars’ worth of cuts they've made to their operations budget.
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  Wednesday is the last supermoon of 2019, and actually it’s a super worm moon

It's the vernal equinox, a super worm moon - so much happening in the night skies on Wednesday.

  East High’s James Wiseman named Gatorade National Player of the Year

  Hernando man accused of shooting longtime friend

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  1 dead, 1 injured after ‘domestic situation’ in front of Batesville police department