Here are some of the stories we're following Wednesday morning - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Here are some of the stories we're following Wednesday morning

Good morning!

Growing concerns this morning after increasing reports of sexual assaults at the University of Memphis. We have the reason campus police are hearing about more of these attacks this morning.

We are now hearing more 911 calls from the night a lone gunman opened fire inside an Orlando, Florida nightclub. Details this morning.

Mississippi's governor says universities are teaching disrespect for state law by taking down the state flag. It comes as Mississippi State and Mississippi University for Women took down the flag over the summer because of its confederate theme. Hear reaction this morning.

Tennessee set a new record for tourism. Visitors are spending billions of dollars on trips to the Volunteer State. We'll talk numbers this morning and compare from last year.

Singer Chris Brown is in trouble with the law again. He was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. We'll explain the details of the case that have been made public this morning.

Football season is kicking off and many are shifting the focus to concussion prevention for young athletes.

Weather:
We are expecting high 80s and low 90s. It will be sunny with a few clouds. Friday night lows could get into the 60s in the Mid-South. Finally! Details on the day and week this morning with weather and traffic no more than 7 mins away on WMC Action News 5

Here are the top stories on wmcactionnews5.com :

PHOTOS: Shelter pets get new life with photography makeovers 

See inside the closed Mid-South Coliseum 

Facebook Live broadcast shows shooting victim on doorstep asking for help 

One woman became a victim after being distracted by peaches 

Clemency granted to woman convicted as part of notorious New Orleans drug gang 

 
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Andrew Douglas
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