Man in custody for firing shots inside downtown hotel

Memphis Police Department arrested a man accused of firing shots inside a downtown hotel Friday morning.

  2 people pulled from lake after crash

Hurricane Michael upgraded to a Category 5 at time of landfall in Florida

Michael is the first hurricane to make landfall in the United States as a category 5 since Hurricane Andrew in 1992, and only the fourth on record.
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  Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.

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Target recalling wooden toys due to choking hazard

  Mayor Strickland calls for state to toughen road rage penalties

  St. Jude continues mission to fight cancer, provide best treatment available

  Hernando woman confesses to murder of husband, turns self in

  AR students demand action against violence

In West Memphis, four teenagers stood up and demanded change Thursday.
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In old blog post, Facebook updates ‘millions’ of Instagram passwords compromised

Facebook announced a security flaw affecting millions of Instagram users under the cover of one of the year's biggest news days.

  Shelby County Health Dept. confirms hepatitis A cases linked to nationwide outbreak

  New program ‘Y on the Fly’ brings the YMCA to children in under-served areas

  First case of measles reported in Tennessee

  Mid-South politicians weigh in on results of Mueller’s report

Redbirds, Missions Thursday night game rained out

  US Attorney names West Tennessee health care providers caught in opioid sting

Shelby County sex offender convicted in 2010 cold-case rape

Memphis named a finalist to host 2020 IRONMAN triathlon

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In old blog post, Facebook updates ‘millions’ of Instagram passwords compromised

Facebook announced a security flaw affecting millions of Instagram users under the cover of one of the year's biggest news days.

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Shoulder surgery deemed success for Griz’ Anderson

Tiger hoops looking at Little Rock grad transfer

Redbirds, Missions Thursday night game rained out

Memphis named a finalist to host 2020 IRONMAN triathlon

Memphis Grizzlies announce new VP, Senior Advisor

With the NBA Draft and Free Agency looming over the Franchise, the Memphis Grizzlies continue to shore up their front office.

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  Mayor Strickland plans to fund more youth programs in Memphis

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Olive Branch police arrest 3 in recent car burglaries

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Passing showers or storms through this evening

Thursday Afternoon Forecast
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  Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border

Black, whose legal name is Bill Kapri, was driving two other people in a Cadillac Escalade with temporary California registration across the Lewiston-Queenston International Bridge at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to New York state police.

Several Mid-South schools set dismissing students early Thursday for storms

Mississippi university tuition to rise 4%, on average

Sinkhole opens up in Raleigh

  6-hour standoff at gas station ends peacefully