Incumbents ousted in Memphis City Council runoff election

The Councilwomen-elect will take office after the first of the year.

  ‘Put him on a diet’: Mom receives nasty note from 5-year-old son’s daycare

The daycare director apologized for the incident, and after an investigation, the employee who admitted to writing the message was fired.
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Students’ meals thrown away over $15 in lunch debt; school district apologizes

The Minnesota school district says it is owed nearly $20,000 in outstanding lunch balances, which includes a deficit carried over from last year.

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Polls close in Memphis City Council runoff election

  Sports analyst weighs in on Wiseman’s decision

  State opened investigation at FedEx’s Memphis hub last month after workplace amputation

  Questions linger after death at FedEx Hub

  Cold temperatures are cause to winterize your vehicle

'Tis the season for low tire pressure and dead car batteries.
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  Student opens fire in California high school, killing 2

A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said.

  Mid-South businessman gets probation as part of plea deal in rape case

  Man shot dead in Munford, police say

Police investigating shooting at laundromat

  Federal judge denies city order to modify consent decree

  Consumer Reports takes a look into reliability of redesigned cars

  UofM declares James Wiseman ineligible after he asks attorneys to withdraw lawsuit against NCAA

  MPD: Man wanted for lottery ticket theft at Mapco

1 injured, 1 detained in shooting on Lamar Ave.

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  Teacher accused of threatening to shoot students in Wash.

Pierce County, Wash. deputies said Hillend-Jones made threats about shooting students while off campus during a conversation with adults.

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  Local lawmakers weigh in on Wiseman NCAA decision

Tigers football climbs to 18th in College Football Poll

The Memphis Tigers Football Team rises to 18th in the latest College Football Poll.

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  Shelby County Schools changing approach to discipline to keep more kids in class

  Mitsubishi Electric to lay off employees, sell factory in Memphis

According to the Memphis Business Journal, Mitsubishi Electric plans to sell its factory in Memphis and layoff 160 workers.
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  Pelosi says Trump’s Ukraine actions amount to ‘bribery’

The president says the call was perfect. Pelosi said, “It’s perfectly wrong. It’s bribery.”

  Family seeks answers after worker dies at FedEx hub in Memphis

  $1.1B development plan revealed for the Pinch District

Police searching for Starbucks robbery suspect

  Police, TOSHA investigating worker’s death at FedEx’s hub in Memphis