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  • Relatives Question Honor For Civil Rights Workers

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    Three civil rights workers who were killed by Ku Klux Klansmen in 1964 are going to be posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, but the honor makes some of their relatives uneasy. More>>

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    Top Schools In Arkansas To Reap Rewards

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    Thousands of dollars are being distributed to dozens of Arkansas schools to reward them for their academic achievement.
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    D.A. Amy Weirich Questioned About Evidence In 2005 Trial Video included

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    According to published reports, Weirich is accused of deliberately withholding evidence during a trial. More>>

    AMBER ALERT: Missing Child In Searcy, Ark.

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    A child is missing in Searcy, Arkansas. Five year old Malik Drummond, who has autism, was last seen Sunday night in his bedroom. He was wearing a blue shirt and brown striped pants. Malik weighs 40 pounds and is 3 feet tall.
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    10 Things to Know for Today

    By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: More>>

    Sydney mother dumps new-born in drain

    A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with the attempted murder of her newborn son who was allegedly abandoned in a roadside drain for five days before passers-by heard his cries, police said Monday. More>>

    Family of Woman Shot Dead By Ex-MPD Officer Speaks Out Video included

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     A family speaks out after losing a loved one supposedly at the hands of a Memphis police officer.

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    Woman Charged With Child Abuse After Threatening To Kill Son

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    A woman is now charged with child abuse and neglect after her son and witnesses told police she threatened to kill him. More>>

    Victims Help Police Capture 3 Robbery Suspects

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    Memphis police say a trio of men robbed a woman and two men at gunpoint in two separate robberies on Saturday. More>>

    Grizzlies Whoop Clippers 107-91 At Forum

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    Marc Gasol had 30 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 107-91 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night. Gasol was 13 of 18 from the field as six Grizzlies reached double figures.
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    Man Arrested On Child Rape, Sex Trafficking

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    Brian Keith Jones is charged with 2 counts of child rape and sex trafficking.
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    Holly Bobo Defense Attorney Suspended For Misconduct

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    A defense attorney in the Holly Bobo case has been suspended from practicing law by the Tennessee Supreme Court.
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    New Report Suggests Tougher ID Laws Sees Lower Poll Turnout

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    The new report being released shows evidence that a tougher voter id law will create steeper drops in election turnout.
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    New TN Grant Offers Vets Rehab Vs Jail

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    A new federal grant will focus on rehab for Tennessee veterans over jail time.
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    MS Explores Free Community College Education

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    Mississippi governor Phil Bryant is pushing a $3 million plan to pay for community college education.
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    Ferguson Grand Jury Unusual In Many Ways

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    Not much is normal about the Missouri grand jury responsible for deciding whether to charge a suburban St. Louis police officer for fatally shooting Michael Brown. More>>

    SLIDESHOW: Scenes Of Protest in Ferguson

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    As the nation waits on a grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri on whether they will indict a police officer in the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown, view many of the images that have been documented in Ferguson. More>>

    MFD: Water Heater Causes Apartment Fire

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    Several families are displaced this morning after an apartment fire in Memphis.
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    Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dies at 78

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     Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78.

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    Civic Group: No Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Yet

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    Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend. More>>

    Paxton Lynch Leads Memphis Past USF 31-20

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    Quarterback Paxton Lynch had four total touchdowns, and the Memphis Tigers beat South Florida 31-20 for their eighth win of the season. More>>

    Local Groups Give Back During the Holidays Video included

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     Local organizations are proving Memphis has a big heart. Over the weekend local businesses and groups went out into the community to show how some turkey and a little goodwill goes a long way.

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    Arkansas Defense Shuts Down Ole Miss In 30-0 Win

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    Rohan Gaines returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown, and Arkansas' defense forced six turnovers in a 30-0 win over No. 8 Mississippi on Saturday.
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    Lawyer In Holly Bobo Case Suspended

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    An attorney representing a man accused of kidnapping and killing Holly Bobo has been suspended from practicing law by the Tennessee Supreme Court.
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    Memphis Gives Back: Thanksgiving Meal Events

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    Several local groups are hosting free Thanksgiving meals around town all week leading up to Thanksgiving. Here's a list of what's happening.
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    Rape Investigators Collect Tennessee Players' DNA

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    According to search warrants, Knoxville police have obtained DNA samples from two suspended Tennessee football players as part of an investigation into a reported rape and sexual assault of two 19-year-old women. More>>

    Bryant Seeks To Pay For Community College For Some

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    Gov. Phil Bryant is pushing a $3 million plan to pay for community college for students who earn a technical diploma in high school. More>>

    Southern States Look To Regional 2016 Primary

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    There's an effort underway to create a Southern primary for the 2016 presidential campaign, bringing states like Georgia, Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi together on the first Tuesday in March. More>>

    Heavy Rains May Hike Arkansas Winter Cattle Costs

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    Agriculture officials say heavy rains during the year may mean higher production costs for Arkansas cattle farmers this winter. More>>

    MPD Investigates Shooting

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    The Memphis Police Department confirms with FOX13 that a man has been shot in midtown.
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    Ferguson Experiences 3rd Straight Night Of Unrest

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    Authorities arrested three protesters during a third straight night of unrest in Ferguson, Missouri.
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    Grant To Help Veterans Court Expand Services

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    A federal grant will help the Tennessee Veterans Treatment Court expand services over the next three years so that it can serve more people in Shelby, Montgomery and Davidson counties.
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    AP: Obama Broadens Mission In Afghanistan

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    President Barack Obama has quietly approved guidelines in recent weeks to allow the Pentagon to target Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, broadening previous plans that had limited the military to counterterrorism missions against al-Qaida after this year, U.S. officials said late Friday.

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    Steamboat Company To Hold Job Fair

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    Event About Teaching Process Set For Weekend

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    Arkansans who are interested in becoming a teacher in the can learn more about the process at the Arkansas Department of Education's Becoming an Arkansas Teacher event.

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    For 1 Night On Stage, Embattled Cosby His Old Self

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    The protesters didn't show, the would-be hecklers didn't take the bait, the weeks of headlines about sexual assaults disappeared and Bill Cosby, for 90 minutes at least, regained the revered status he long enjoyed.

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    Gasol Scores 32 As Grizzlies Beat Celtics 117-100

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    Marc Gasol matched his career high with 32 points, Zach Randolph added 16 points and 16 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Boston Celtics 117-100 on Friday night.

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    Memphis Made Opens Taproom In Cooper-Young Video included

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    Nearly a year after tapping their first keg, the guys at Memphis Made Brewing opened their taproom in Cooper-Young Nov. 21. They're not only serving six of their various brews, craft beer has become a fast fermenting trend.
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    Bank Of America To Close Cooper-Young Branch, Keep ATM Open Video included

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    Should it stay or should it go? Bank of America is shutting its doors in Cooper-Young. The building will be closed, but they're keeping the ATM open. But community members say they want the bank all in or all out.
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    Special Investigation Finds Abuse Of City Equipment Video included

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    Memphis city workers are facing disciplinary action after a city audit found they knocked down a building and cleared debris from private property. More>>

    TSA Confiscates 2 Loaded Guns At MEM

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    Transportation Security Administration officers confiscated two loaded handguns in the past week at Memphis International Airport, the TSA posted in its weekly blog. More>>

    Juvenile Court Clerk Fires Back At Judge Michael

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    A turf war inside the Shelby County Juvenile Court is headed for a confrontation in chancery court.
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    Students Unite Against Anonymous Social Media Hate Mail Video included

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    Students at Rhodes College are uniting in an effort to bring awareness to recent hate postings on social media. More>>

    2 Indicted Aryan Brothers Accused Of Stealing From Coldwater Pawn Shop Video included

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    Two of the members of the Aryan Brotherhood of Mississippi indicted on federal charges are accused of stealing a massive number of guns from a Coldwater, Mississippi pawn shop.
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    DAG Weirich Accused Of Withholding Evidence In Case

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    According to published reports Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich is accused of deliberately withholding evidence during a trial.
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    Thanksgiving Dinner To Feed 900 Homeless Video included

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    Preparations are underway for the 30th Annual Memphis Thanksgiving Dinner for the homeless and hungry. About 900 people are expected to show up at the Cook Convention Center in Downtown Memphis on Thanksgiving morning from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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    Armstrong: 'We Take Domestic Violence Seriously' Video included

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    Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong says his officers are not immune to the troubles associated with domestic violence.
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    Latino Memphis Responds To President's Order Video included

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    The Latino community in Memphis is very encouraged. But they say President Barack Obama did not go far enough with this executive order. More>>

    Delta Drops 4 Nonstop Flights From Memphis Video included

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    Delta Air Lines says effective Jan. 5, 2015 it will cut nonstop flights from Memphis to Pittsburgh, New Orleans, and Dallas. More>>

    Timeline: Ferguson From Deadly Shooting To Grand Jury

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    Timeline: Ferguson from deadly shooting to grand jury
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    Oral Arguments Set For Same-Sex Divorce Case

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    The Mississippi Supreme Court will hear arguments Jan. 21 from a woman who wants the state to recognize her same-sex marriage in order to grant a divorce.
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    Mom Who Drove Van Of Kids Charged Again In Chase

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    New charges have been filed against a Tennessee woman in a chaotic 2013 traffic stop and chase during which a New Mexico State Police officer fired shots at her minivan full of children.
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    Several Students Sick After Student Sprays Pepper Spray At Central High Video included

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    Chaos on campus, after a Mid-south student's sick joke causing four students to literally get sick. More>>

    Official: Ferguson Grand Jury Still Meeting

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    A spokesman for the St. Louis County prosecutor says a grand jury is still meeting to consider charges against a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
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    6 Of 7 Battling Flu Bug Practice For Grizzlies

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    The Grizzlies are near full strength Friday after several players were out sick with a stomach virus. Six of the seven previously sick Grizzlies players are feeling better enough to make it to practice today.
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    100-Year-Old Woman Sees The Ocean For The 1st Time

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    Ruby Holt spent most of her 100 years on a farm in rural Tennessee, picking cotton and raising four children.
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    Package From FSU Shooter Delivered In Texas

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    A law enforcement official said a package mailed by a man who shot three people at a Florida State University library was delivered in Texas and is being investigated by the FBI.
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    Annual Graceland Lighting Ceremony

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    Celebrated actor and Elvis fan John Stamos will be at Graceland tonight to flip the switch on the traditional lights and decorations during the annual lighting ceremony.
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    Bill Cosby's Arizona Show Canceled Amid Scandal

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    Bill Cosby's February appearance at an Arizona casino has been canceled amid widening allegations of sexual assault. More>>

    Raleigh Egypt HS Will Remain With Shelby Co. Schools Video included

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    Raleigh Egypt High School will remain under Shelby County Schools and its performance will be evaluated to determine if the high School will become I Zone School. More>>

    Feds: White Prison Gangs Operate In Miss., Okla.

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    Federal prosecutors say alleged members of white supremacist prison gangs in Mississippi and Oklahoma have been arrested on racketeering charges tied to violent crimes and drug distribution.
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    Miss. Universities Plan 3.2 Percent Price Increase

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    The state College Board in Mississippi has given its preliminary approval to increasing tuition by an average of 3.2 percent this fall.
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    Obama spurns GOP with expansive immigration orders Video included

    Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement... More>>

    SCS Sets Bar Higher For Students With 80/90/100 Plan

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    Shelby County Schools are setting the bar high for students with the 80/90/100 Plan.
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    25 Alleged Aryan Brotherhood Members, Associates Indicted

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    Fourteen alleged members of the Aryan Brotherhood of Mississippi, including four of its most senior leaders, have been indicted by a federal grand jury in the Northern District of Mississippi for conspiring to participate in a racketeering enterprise.
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    Playing The Numbers Game With Juvenile Offenders Video included

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    Call it the numbers game. When it comes to juvenile crime police officers are adding up the points.
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    Obama Lays Out Plan For Immigration Reform Video included

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    As he did two years ago, President Barack Obama is taking action on his own on the issue of immigration. More>>

    Hillary Clinton Visits St. Jude, Helps Open $200M Center Video included

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    Former Secretary of State and First Lay Hillary Clinton visited St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to help dedicate and open a new $200 million research, education and collaboration center.
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    Parents Face Court, Possible Jail Time For Truant Kids

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    There's never been a first but Sholanda Crowder might be the one. She was told return to court in December for the possibility of a trial for violating the state's truancy law.
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    MPD Officer Charged With Wife's Murder Resigns From Force Video included

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    Memphis Police Officer Jaselyn Grant, who was charged with second degree murder after a predawn shooting Nov. 19 in Southeast Shelby County, has resigns from the force.
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    USA Today Names Memphis Best NBA Destination

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    Memphis has been named the Best NBA Destination by USA Today.
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    Marshall County Escaped Inmate Back In Custody

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    A Marshall County inmate who escaped Nov. 18 from the county jail s back in custody after he turned himself into authorities two days later,  Marshall County Sheriff Major Kelly McMillen told FOX13 News. More>>

    2 Indicted On Felony Charges In Alleged Ebola Prank Video included

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    Two Horn Lake men have been indicted by a DeSoto County grand jury on felony charges in an alleged Ebola prank in October, Horn Lake Police Chief Darryl Whaley said.
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    Dyersburg Dog Has Been Saved Video included

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    Beau, a two-and-a-half-year-old Golden Retriever deemed "vicious" by the City of Dyersburg for killing a duck and allegedly trying to bite an eight-year-old boy, has been saved. More>>

    Average Thanksgiving Feast Around $50 Per Family Video included

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    Thanksgiving is always about two things: Eating and watching football. Of course, the main attraction for the Thanksgiving feast in 88 percent of all households? Turkey of course. More>>

    Escaped Inmate In Fayette County Recaptured

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    UPDATE: Escaped inmate from Franklin County on loose in Fayette County who stole police cruiser apprehended in Henning. More>>

    GOOD NEWS: Kroger Donates Stolen Turkeys Video included

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    The turkeys an Arkansas man is accused of stealing earlier this month from a Kroger grocery store are being donated to local food pantries for Thanksgiving.
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    APNewsBreak: Official Says FSU Gunman Was Alumnus

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    A gunman opened fire early Thursday at a Florida State University library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night studying for exams scrambling for cover in the book aisles and barricading themselves in with desks.
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    'Fingertip Amputation' Risk Leads To Massive Graco Stroller Recall

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    Graco is recalling nearly five million strollers because they pose an amputation risk to children.
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    Ruling: Mississippi Abortion Law Remains Blocked

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    A federal appeals court says it won't reconsider its earlier ruling that a 2012 Mississippi abortion law is unconstitutional.
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    East Memphis Restaurant On Fire

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    Firefighters are on the scene of a fire on Park Avenue at the East Restaurant.
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    Student Suspended For Using His Finger As An Imaginary Gun

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    A child was suspended for two days after reportedly pointing his finger and using it as an imaginary ray gun in the school's cafeteria. More>>

    BARGAIN THURSDAY: Black Friday Bargains

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    Black Friday shopping is not for the faint of heart.
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    Bar-Kays Rehearse For Special 50th Anniversary Concert

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    Memphis music legends The Bar-Kays are getting ready for their huge 50th anniversary show Dec. 4 at the Cannon Center in Downtown Memphis.
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    Latest Social Media Reports From Ferguson

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    The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is weighing whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
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    • SLIDESHOW: Scenes Of Protest in Ferguson

      SLIDESHOW: Scenes Of Protest in Ferguson

      Sunday, November 23 2014 11:48 AM EST2014-11-23 16:48:51 GMT
      As the nation waits on a grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri on whether they will indict a police officer in the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown, view many of the images that have been documented in Ferguson.
      As the nation waits on a grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri on whether they will indict a police officer in the fatal shooting of teenager Michael Brown, view many of the images that have been documented in Ferguson.
    • Latest Social Media Reports From Ferguson

      Latest Social Media Reports From Ferguson

      Friday, November 21 2014 4:17 PM EST2014-11-21 21:17:20 GMT
      The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is weighing whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
      The St. Louis region is on edge in anticipation of an announcement from the grand jury that is weighing whether to charge police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
    • Timeline: Ferguson From Deadly Shooting To Grand Jury

      Timeline: Ferguson From Deadly Shooting To Grand Jury

      Friday, November 21 2014 4:07 PM EST2014-11-21 21:07:57 GMT
      Timeline: Ferguson from deadly shooting to grand jury
      Timeline: Ferguson from deadly shooting to grand jury
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    • Grizzlies Beat Clippers 107-91

      Grizzlies Beat Clippers 107-91

      The Grizzlies had no problem beating the rival Clippers, getting the win 107-91 at the Forum.

      The Grizzlies had no problem beating the rival Clippers, getting the win 107-91 at the Forum.

    • Grizzlies Whoop Clippers 107-91 At Forum

      Grizzlies Whoop Clippers 107-91 At Forum

      Sunday, November 23 2014 9:40 PM EST2014-11-24 02:40:05 GMT
      Marc Gasol had 30 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 107-91 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night. Gasol was 13 of 18 from the field as six Grizzlies reached double figures.
      Marc Gasol had 30 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 107-91 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday night. Gasol was 13 of 18 from the field as six Grizzlies reached double figures.
    • Eagles Drub Titans 43-24 In Philly

      Eagles Drub Titans 43-24 In Philly

      Sunday, November 23 2014 9:38 PM EST2014-11-24 02:38:03 GMT
      Josh Huff got the Philadelphia Eagles started and LeSean McCoy kept them going.Huff returned the opening kickoff 107 yards, McCoy ran for 130 yards and the Eagles beat the Tennessee Titans 43-24 on Sunday.
      Josh Huff got the Philadelphia Eagles started and LeSean McCoy kept them going.Huff returned the opening kickoff 107 yards, McCoy ran for 130 yards and the Eagles beat the Tennessee Titans 43-24 on Sunday.
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