Sanitation workers say mandatory Saturday workday is in violation of city ordinances, federal law

Rumors of a sanitation strike have been swirling this week, but one of the city's most vocal critics says that's not true.

NYPD officer charged in the death of his 8-year-old son

Authorities say the boy died last week after being left in a garage as temperatures dropped to under 20 degrees.
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  Police: 2 dead after warehouse explosion shakes Houston

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo says authorities don’t believe Friday morning’s explosion was intentional though a criminal investigation is underway.

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  Ole Miss launches food, drink delivery bots

  5 Great Things: Food delivery bots takeover Ole Miss; dispatcher saves woman’s life in restaurant

  Memphis Zoo panda picks KC Chiefs to win the Super Bowl

  Protesters rally to improve conditions inside Mississippi prisons after multiple in-custody deaths

  Mid-South doctors focusing on flu before Coronavirus

While health officials around the world are on high alert working to learn more about the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, a deadly virus with two confirmed cases in the United States, local health officials say residents should be concerned about influenza.
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85,000 museum artifacts feared lost in NYC Chinatown fire

A museum official says some 85,000 artifacts that tell the story of the Chinese migration to the United States may have been lost in a fire in Manhattan’s Chinatown.

  Mid-South business headlines: $270M Collierville development financed and underway; SeviceMaster CEO steps down

  Shelby Co. juvenile judge advocates for community outreach in annual State of the Court Address

Sponsors needed to help children under Summer Food Service Program

  Gov. Lee signs adoption legislation allowing agencies to deny same-sex couples

  Pet of the Week: Chachi

2 teens arrested after woman shot in South Memphis

  Best Life: Boosting your child’s reading confidence

  Police: 2 women missing with dementia found safe

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Impeachment trial: Dems say oust Trump or he’ll betray again; ‘he is who he is’

Democratic House prosecutors are launching their final arguments on obstruction charges at Donald Trump’s impeachment trial.

SPORTS

Tennessee basketball recruit is McDonald’s All American

A first for Ole Miss Women’s hoops

Grizzlies’ futility in Boston continues

No. 20 Tigers blasted at Tulsa

Hustle wins again as Yuta goes for 40

Another high scoring victory as the Hustle down the Delaware Blue Coats 138 to 121 behind a career-best 40 points from Memphis Grizzlies two-way player Yuta Watanabe.

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  Best Life: Deep TMS battles depression

Man dies after crashing into a tree overnight

  $2.5 million in upgrades coming to Mississippi Coliseum

  Mid-South Mission of Mercy providing FREE dental work for patients this weekend

U.S. Postal Service reveals Forever Stamp at St. Jude Children’s Hospital

The U.S. Postal Service unveiled its latest Love series stamp right here in Memphis.
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  Chicago woman is 2nd US patient with new coronavirus from China

Wuhan, where the outbreak began last month, and seven neighboring cities have a combined population of about 25 million.

16-year-old in critical condition after drive-by shooting in Frayser

Man found shot, killed in vehicle overnight in Memphis neighborhood

  Tennessee Tech student being tested for Coronavirus after recent travel

  Last phase of Lamar Avenue widening revealed