National Voter Registration Day: Campaigns happening ahead of the presidential election

It’s National Voter Registration Day! There are several campaigns across the country helping people register.

  Texas sees flooding as Tropical Storm Beta makes landfall on coast

Bringing heavy rains, Beta is expected to stall inland over Texas on Tuesday, moving slowly toward the east-northeast later in the day.
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  US nears 200,000 virus deaths; Europe adopts tougher restrictions as infections surge

Health authorities in the U.S. are deeply worried about the resumption of school and college and the onset of cold weather, which will force more people indoors.

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  Missing man found in Meeman Shelby Forrest State Park in deep ravine

FAQ: Voting absentee in Shelby County in the 2020 presidential election

  CBU gets creative with study abroad program during the pandemic

  Shelby County government presents $750K check to SCS for student headset fundraiser

  1 dead, another injured in shooting at Kroger gas station on Poplar Avenue

MPD is on the scene of a shooting that occurred Monday at the Kroger Fuel Center on Poplar Avenue.
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  Beta makes landfall on Texas coast as total rainfall remains an unknown

Beta was expected to move northeast along the Texas coast over the next couple of days, weakening into a depression, before heading into Louisiana sometime mid-week.

  More than 800 new COVID-19 cases, 15 more deaths reported in Tennessee

  UofM and Memphis Zoo partner for TOM IV after beloved Tigers mascot’s passing

MFD reports 17 employees with COVID-19, 15 others quarantined

161 Desoto County students in quarantine; 18 COVID-19 cases among students, 6 among staff

3 injured in West Memphis weekend shooting

  CBHS goes virtual after COVID-19 cluster confirmed on campus

13th MATA employee tests positive for COVID-19

  Man missing at Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park found safe Monday

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CDC changes, then retracts, web posting on how virus spreads

The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily the coronavirus can spread from person to person through the air.

SPORTS

‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

  Memphis cancels upcoming game at UTSA, adds SFA to schedule

  Friday Football Fever: Week 5 match-ups and scores

Former Memphis Tiger advances quest for NCAA Woman of the Year

901 FC interim head coach readies team for stretch run

It’s a quick turnaround for Memphis 901 FC on the pitch and not just because they’ve got to go back on the road for their next game.

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‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

  Coronavirus in Mississippi: 93,556 cases, 2,810 deaths reported by health dept.

Sheriff’s office searching for missing Coahoma County man

SCS hosting voter registration event

  Police investigating overnight shooting in Downtown Memphis

MPD has not revealed any information about who was involved in the shooting or what may have led up to it.
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  Barrett emerges as court favorite; Trump to pick by weekend

President Donald Trump said Monday he expects to announce his pick for the Supreme Court by week’s end, before Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is buried, launching a monumental Senate confirmation fight ahead of the November election.

  House fire in Parkway Village leaves neighbors shocked

  The Investigators: How local universities are sharing COVID-19 data and handling cases

Memphis police investigating triple shooting at gas station

MPD: Suspects on the run after man shot, killed