Northeast Arkansas accounts for the highest number of admitted COVID-19 patients in the state

The White House Coronavirus Task Force identified 10 counties in Arkansas as “COVID red zones.” Eight of them are in the Northeast part of the state.

Watch: National Zoo’s baby giant panda yawns, stretches, wins hearts at 9-weeks-old

The 9-week-old is adorable as it clumsily crawls around the den he shares with his mother, Mei Xiang.
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Husband in world’s longest-lived couple dies at 110 after pandemic brings depression

The couple had received the Guinness record for the world’s longest-lived marriage on August 25, with a combined age of 214 years and 358 days.

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  SCHD: Shelby County COVID-19 case increase influenced by transmission outside the county

  Governor: “We are at a ‘record level’ of confirmed cases”

  Film industry picking up steam in the Bluff City amid pandemic

US Marshals seeking help in search for murder suspect

  2 Memphis teens arrested in multiple porch pirate investigations

Two Memphis teens are behind bars facing charges in connection to multiple porch pirate investigations, according to police.
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Barrett sworn in at court as issues important to Trump await

The court is weighing a plea from the president to prevent the Manhattan district attorney from acquiring his tax returns as well as appeals from his campaign to shorten the deadline for receiving and counting absentee ballots in the battleground states of North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

  ‘Utterly unconscionable’: Vandals target vehicles at 3 Memphis fire stations overnight

Skull found on fireplace mantle in Tennessee identified as missing man

State of Tennessee offering free COVID-19 tests in rural counties

  TDH reports 1,908 new coronavirus cases, 44 new deaths in Tennessee

Memphis vs. Tulane football game rescheduled

  COVID-19 in Mississippi: 116,617 cases, 3,283 deaths reported by health dept.

Mobile mammography unit offering 15 minute mammograms in Memphis

  SCS extends deadline for families to choose learning option for January

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Caught on camera: Man falls through sidewalk at NYC bus stop

A man was waiting for a bus when the sidewalk collapsed under him, and he fell about a dozen feet.

SPORTS

Memphis vs. Tulane football game rescheduled

Cincy quarterback AAC player of the week

Tigers defense shows improvement vs. Temple

NASCAR Texas delay

Tigers redshirt receiver catches more honors on the football field

Tigers redshirt freshman wideout Tahj Washington was awarded for his career-high two touchdowns vs Temple.

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Memphis police locate endangered, runaway child

Mississippi absentee voting continues to increase

  Mid-South lawmakers react to Amy Coney Barrett joining Supreme Court

  My City Rides expands business to help more working Memphians with transportation

  Investigation continues for 6-year-old, 16-year-old killed in January drive-by shooting

Just over 20 children have been murdered in Memphis this year. A 16-year-old and his 6-year-old niece were shot and killed in their home in January during a drive-by.
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  Masks could save more than 100K lives in US through February, study suggests

A new study estimates that if most Americans wore masks in public, more than 100,000 lives could be saved from COVID-19 between now and the end of February.

  Barrett sworn in as associate justice for US Supreme Court

  Miss. voters could change the way state leaders are elected on November 3rd

  Shelby County continues to have the highest unemployment in the state

  County health officials concerned with growing COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations amid fall surge