Local hospitals reach critical level of utilization with 93% of ICU beds filled

For the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic started, Shelby County has reached a critical level of utilization in local hospitals intensive care units.

‘I think I made a mistake’: Young man from Texas dies after attending COVID-19 party

Young people allegedly attend COVID-19 parties with friends who have been diagnosed with the virus to see who gets infected first or who can survive.
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Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

“The Most Magical Place on Earth” is reopening after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Ja Morant embodies Memphis mentality with ‘Not a silver spoon guy’ comment about NBA Bubble

Ja Morant describes the living situations in NBA Bubble
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Trump wears mask in public for first time during pandemic

President Donald Trump wore a mask during a visit to a military hospital on Saturday, the first time the president has been seen in public with the type of facial covering recommended by health officials as a precaution against spreading or becoming infected by the novel coronavirus.

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Trump commutes longtime friend Roger Stone’s prison sentence

President Donald Trump commuted the sentence of his longtime political confidant Roger Stone on Friday, just days before he was set to report to prison. The move, short of a full pardon, is sure to alarm critics who have long railed against the president’s repeated interventions in the nation’s just

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Ja Morant embodies Memphis mentality with ‘Not a silver spoon guy’ comment about NBA Bubble

  No fans allowed to attend WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

Fans will not be able to attend the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational this year.

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Memphis Zoo partners with day camp TV series featuring Broadway performer

The Memphis Zoo is partnering with The WNET Group’s Camp TV to start a day camp series for children.
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  Coronavirus deaths take a long-expected turn for the worse

The impact has already been felt by families who lost kin — and by the health care workers who tried to save them.

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Police searching for missing woman last seen in Whitehaven

Missing Memphis woman found, according to Germantown police

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