The Investigators: Former Memphis police officer criminally charged for pepper spray incident

A former Memphis police officer is now facing a felony after he repeatedly pepper sprayed a handcuffed man while on duty in 2019.

Mother punches, chases would-be car thief down sidewalk

The would-be thief climbed out the passenger’s side door then fled after the mother continued to chase him.
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Teacher has 5th grade students in ND reenact George Floyd arrest

The teacher has been placed on administrative leave and will remain on leave until the district finishes its investigation.

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  The Investigators: Can the I-55 bridge handle the extra traffic?

  TDOT working to get answers on I-40 bridge reopening timeline

New era for Memphis 901 FC in third year in the Bluff City

  Vaccinations for 12-15 year olds roll out across the Mid-South

Two people dead after vehicle crash near James Road and Woodlawn Terrace

Two people are dead following a vehicle crash in Memphis Wednesday evening.
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Colonial Pipeline restarts operations days after major hack

The nation’s largest fuel pipeline restarted operations, days after it was forced to shut down by a gang of hackers.

  LISTEN: Inspectors report ‘critical find’ in 911 calls to Memphis police, ask for immediate shutdown of I-40 bridge

COVID-19 in Shelby County: Over 200K people fully vaccinated

  School districts in Shelby County plan COVID-19 vaccination for eligible students

  World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest officially underway in Memphis

Pfizer vaccine for kids age 12+ starts Friday in Tennessee

New Shelby County health directive limits masking requirements, lifts more business restrictions

  Big River Crossing closes West Memphis gate due to I-40 bridge closure

  Two men caught on surveillance as they rob Memphis corner store

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  Emergency program to give eligible people $50 off internet bill

The government is increasing spending on broadband as the pandemic made stark that millions of Americans did not have access to, and could not afford, broadband at a time when jobs, school and health care was moving online.

SPORTS

New era for Memphis 901 FC in third year in the Bluff City

Redbirds win big at Nashville

901 FC game time change for USL opener

It’s finally game week for Memphis 901 FC.

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  ‘We just don’t know’: Transportation leaders unsure on timeline for reopening I-40 bridge

  Barge traffic at a standstill in wake of bridge closure

  TDOT shares photos of major crack in I-40 bridge

  New petition filed in hopes to stop Pervis Payne’s execution

Memphis Zoo gets new baby reptiles Bonnie and Clyde

The Memphis Zoo has some rare baby reptiles crawling around the place named Bonnie and Clyde.
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  Taming the virus: US deaths hit lowest level in 10 months

Confirmed infections, meanwhile, have fallen to about 38,000 day on average, their lowest mark since mid-September.

  I-55 bridge becomes alternate route amid I-40 bridge closure

Gov. Lee says gas supply is being monitored in Tennessee

1 dead in overnight shooting near Shelby Farms Park

Ark. gov. signs executive order to create American Rescue Plan steering committee