Memphis news reporter charged with domestic assault

Memphis reporter Scott Madaus was arrested Saturday night on a domestic assault charge.

1 dead, 1 injured after two separate shootings in Tunica

1 dead, 1 injured in Nutbush double shooting

Four police cars involved in early morning crash

Grieving parents say priest condemned their son at funeral because he committed suicide

Affordable Care Act deemed unconstitutional

Community showers Porter-Leath toy drive with generosity

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‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’: The Christmas song controversy

Loved ones celebrate the life of Chef Gary Williams New Orleans-style

Dept. of Education erasing $150 million worth of student debt after massive campus closures

Two men injured in double shooting

School hosts surprise birthday party for girl who lost home in fire

Remains of Louisiana sailor killed in Pearl Harbor attack identified

Interior secretary Zinke to leave administration by end of year, Trump says

Ryan Zinke , the 52nd Secretary of the Interior, was tapped by Trump in December 2016.

Lawsuit filed on behalf of woman killed in MS bus crash

The bus company operating a bus carrying a load of Huntsville passengers that crashed in DeSoto County, Mississippi is facing a seventh lawsuit.

  Memphis Catholic Diocese hopes Vatican names new bishop in 2019

The person Pope Francis appointed to oversee the Catholic Diocese of Memphis says he hopes a new bishop will be named next spring or summer.

Man killed in Douglass shooting

One person was killed in a shooting Friday night in the Douglass neighborhood, Memphis police confirmed.

  Memphis City Council could return to work after 2 weeks of fighting

Texas judge dismantles Obamacare, ruling individual mandate unconstitutional

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office responds to recent safety concerns at 201 Poplar

Watch: Pair of horses pull tractor trailer up icy hill

Kroger presents grocery theft victim with gift cards

Mayor Jim Strickland’s office delivers Christmas baskets to the elderly

  Investigators say man shot and killed by Memphis police was armed with BB gun

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a man who was shot and killed Thursday night by Memphis police was armed with a BB gun.

5 Great Things: SCSO gives out gifts instead of citations, St. Jude patients take flight

If today's list of 5 Great Things that happened in the Mid-South doesn't give you holiday cheer, then you must be the Grinch!

Porter-Leath toy drive will help 6,200 local children

For 17 years, Porter-Leath has worked to make sure children, no matter their parents’ income, have toys underneath the Christmas Tree. Once again, WMC Action News 5 is getting involved with the toy truck drive.

Off-duty deputy stops would-be armed robber, saves clerk

A Shelby County deputy shopping at a Family Dollar helped stop a would-be robber right in his tracks.

Johnson & Johnson knew its baby powder was often tainted with asbestos for years, report says

A Reuters investigation found that for decades, Johnson & Johnson sought to hide the fact that in many cases cancer-causing asbestos contaminated the talc that was used to produce its talcum powder products.

Officials discuss results from Project Safe Neighborhoods operation

Tennessee officials discuss the results of a recent Project Safe Neighborhoods operation Friday.

Mississippi officers on leave after man dies while in custody

On Nov. 29, officers took 26-year-old Robert Loggins into custody. Loggins died after being taken to the Grenada County Jail.

Man found shot to death in vehicle in apartment parking lot

Officers responded to the scene near Airways Boulevard and Ketchum Road late Friday morning.

Sorry, Lululemon is not recruiting brand ambassadors through Instagram

Don't repost an offer to be a Lululemon brand ambassador from Instagram - it's fake.

Memphis 901 FC announces first pro soccer match

Memphis 901 FC has a date for their first game.

‘Let this Lamborghini light your fire,’ pastor says while giving wife $200k luxury SUV - he’s now defending the purchase

The South Carolina pastor said no money was taken from the church to purchase the luxury sports car.

South Alabama woman says she found mouse in can of green beans

An Andalusia woman was shocked by what she found in her can of green beans while making dinner Wednesday night.

Investigators: Man repeatedly raped child, wife allowed it to happen

A man is in custody, accused of raping a child multiple times for the last six years. His wife is also behind bars, accused of allowing the assaults to happen.

Facebook bug gave third parties access to photos for 6.8 million accounts

A glitch caused third parties to be able to access more photos than they should’ve between Sept. 13 to Sept. 25, but the company has fixed the issue.

NAACP Memphis calls for special election to fill vacant City Council seats

The NAACP Memphis Branch called a news conference Friday following Memphis city councilors' stalemate over filling a vacant seat.

Armored truck deposits cash on highway in NJ

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Rich family offering a photographer $100k to travel the world and take photos of them

You get sick pay and 30 days of vacation time, but you have to be ready to go at a moment's notice.

Friday is National Free Shipping Day

The website FreeShippingDay.com has a comprehensive list of stores with online deals. Deals also include guaranteed delivery by Christmas Day, in many cases.

Michael Cohen claims Trump knew hush money payments wrong

Michael Cohen — who for more than a decade was a key power player in the Trump Organization and a fixture in Trump's political life — said he "gave loyalty to someone who, truthfully, does not deserve loyalty." Cohen spoke in an interview with ABC that aired Friday on "Good Morning America."

Toyota recalls address possible restraint, braking issues

Thursday, the auto maker recalled nearly 90,000 Land Cruisers and Lexus LX-570 vehicles from the past decade over a safety issue that involves the front passenger seat belt.

Local radio station tabbed as Memphis Express home

The Memphis Express now has a local radio outlet where you can listen to their games in the Alliance of American Football.

Woman seriously injured in bear attack in PA

Melinda Lebarron was outside of her home with her dog when she was attacked by a bear Wednesday evening.

  Sex offender chosen to lead Mid-South Christmas parade

A community is up in arms after a registered sex offender was selected as the grand marshal for a Christmas Parade in one Mid-South town.

3rd-grade teacher killed in crash

A 3rd grade teacher in Memphis was killed in a crash Wednesday night.

Mueller rejects Flynn’s argument that FBI interview was deceptive

Mueller’s office submitted a response on Friday to Flynn’s sentencing memo, which itself was submitted earlier this week.

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

Although the resolutions are largely symbolic — because it's unclear if they will be considered by the House — passage Thursday showed senators seeking to assert oversight of Trump administration foreign policy and the relationship with Saudi Arabia.

Family says man shot, killed by Memphis police had history of mental illness

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting in Memphis.

Bomb threats demanding bitcoin payments sent nationwide

Memphis police are investigating reports of multiple bomb threats made via email.

Police boost patrols on Mud Island after uptick in car break-ins

Memphis police say dozens of car break-ins on Mud Island may be linked to the same trio of men.

Family: Bullying was not factor in student’s suicide

A Houston High School family is calling for an end to the speculation surrounding the suicide of a student.

Couple robs elderly woman of her groceries

An elderly woman reported that her groceries were stolen at the Crosstown Kroger on December 3.

Memphis Grizzlies throw holiday party for kids

Grizzlies players delivered holiday cheer to dozens of Memphis children.

Ripley hospital faces financial problems

Employees at a Mid-South hospital are angry and on edge. They haven’t been paid in nearly a week, despite promises from hospital leaders they will make payroll.

More women come forward claiming OBGYN sexually assaulted them

Additional women claiming a Mid-South OBGYN sexually assaulted them are coming forward.

Soulsville physics teacher creates website teaching students worldwide

Lessons from high school Physics teacher Jack Replinger are making an impact on more than the students in his classroom.

Shelby County District Attorney expresses concern about safety at 201 Poplar

In a letter, Shelby County District Attorny Amy Weirich said there have been several assaults in the Bailey Justice Complex Center over the past year.

Memphis' new mobile learning van takes library to the community

The City of Memphis unveiled a new mobile technology learning van on Thursday.

Man wanted for child pornography shoots himself before being taken into custody

As he turned away from the officer, gunfire was heard. The suspect fell to the ground with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

  Forum on breast cancer raises awareness for local residents

The Common Table Health Alliance and Memphis Breast Cancer Consortium held a forum so people can be more aware on breast cancer.

Crittenden County’s new hospital now open

Baptist Memorial Hospital in Crittenden County, Arkansas opened its doors for the first time on Thursday.

Germantown police nab suspects in connection with Old Navy shoplifting incident

Germantown Police have arrested the three individuals responsible for shoplifting at the Old Navy on Poplar Avenue.

Sentencing set for man convicted of killing elderly couple in 2017 crash

The man convicted in the crash that killed an elderly Collierville couple will be sentenced next month.

Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

Threats are being sent in to create mass disruption.

1 person dead in South Memphis shooting

Police responded to the scene near Outer Parkway and Rile around noon Thursday. A male victim was found a blocks away on Farrington.

Off-duty deputy stops armed robbery at Family Dollar

An off-duty Shelby County deputy stopped an armed robbery Wednesday and held the suspect until police could arrive.

As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Though Cohen broke down during his sentencing hearing Wednesday, Trump remained uncharacteristically quiet, his Twitter feed still while he ignored shouted questions about his former attorney at a White House event. But Trump has been far from silent during the monthslong Cohen saga.

Shelby County offers free flu vaccines for children, adults

Shelby County Health Department is offering free flu vaccinations at all of its public health clinics.

Boy Scouts of America considers filing for bankruptcy, report says

The organization is one of the largest youth groups in the country.

SOUND OFF: Ohio lawmakers push for a cursive comeback in schools

The goal is for students to be able to print letters clearly by the end of 3rd grade and write in cursive by the end of 5th grade.

Son has nowhere to hide when Mom embarrasses him on camera at basketball game

Mandy Remmell went for it when the 'fan cam' pointed at her during a Kelly Clarkson song. Her son may never forgive her.

2 children, 1 adult critical after car hits tree

Three people are in critical condition after a crash Thursday morning.

Childhood home of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King sold to National Park Service

The home in Atlanta was reportedly sold for $1.9 million.

Grizzlies hosting 3 holiday youth camps

The Memphis Grizzlies are hosting a series of holiday youth basketball camps.

Bones found in family home ID’d as father missing for decades

One night back in 1961, Mike Carroll's father, George, disappeared. The explanations for his father's disappearance never sat well with the son.

2nd arrest made 4 months after shooting wounded 6

A second man was arrested months after a shooting that injured six people, including a pregnant woman.

Shelby County Schools announce new interim superintendent

Shelby County Schools announced a new interim superintendent Wednesday night.

Trump’s 10 terrorists: The evolution of a statistic

These 10 do not exist, except as a federal statistic that Trump and his vice president put through a rhetorical grinder in service of describing emigrants from Mexico as a menace.

Boy, 11, changes last name from ‘Trump’ due to bullying

While his parents work on getting his name legally changed, the boy will be going by his father’s last name at school.