Memphis, Tennessee



  • Manhunt Monday: Police searching for man accused of burglarizing officer’s home
    HERNANDO, Miss. — A pair of thieves picked the wrong house to break into. Hernando Police say they broke into an officer's house while his teenage daughter was home sleeping. "Time's are changing, and It's not fair," a neighbor said. Cole Garrett loves his quiet neighborhood, but he knows no place is off... Read more »
  • Graceland ranked on Top 25 Landmarks list
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — TripAdvisor’s new ranking of the 25 Top Landmarks in the United States includes two sites in Tennessee — and one right here in Memphis. Graceland, Elvis Presley’s former home in Whitehaven, ranked No. 22 on the list of iconic U.S. travel spots, just a few spots behind Nashville’s... Read more »
  • New Lowe’s CEO has ties to Memphis area
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Home improvement giant Lowe’s announced Tuesday that Brownsville native and University of Memphis graduate Marvin Ellison will serve as the company’s new president and CEO. Ellison is currently chairman and CEO of J.C. Penney Company and previously worked as an executive at Home Depot. North Carolina-based Lowe’s employs 310,000... Read more »
  • Power outage continues at Fayette County jail, court
    SOMERVILLE, Tenn. — What started as a water leak over the weekend led to a power outage that has shut down the jail, three courts and the 911 office for Fayette County. Sheriff Bobby Riles said a leak was discovered Sunday morning at the Bill Kelly Criminal Justice Complex in Somerville.... Read more »
  • Reporter shoved out of EPA public meeting on water contaminant
    WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency is barring The Associated Press, CNN and the environmental-focused news organization E&E from a national summit on harmful water contaminants. The EPA blocked the news organizations from attending Tuesday’s Washington meeting, convened by EPA chief Scott Pruitt. EPA spokesman Jahan Wilcox told the barred organizations they... Read more »

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