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Rape Kit Testing Effort Slowly Moving Forward - Testing is finally underway on the thousands of backlogged rape kits. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Grizzlies edge Mavs in OT for 7 seed - Memphis, TN ( - Mike Conley corralled a Monta Ellis miss with seven seconds remaining in overtime and took off the other way. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Dallas Company Buys Macon Road Center - 6100 Macon RoadMemphis, TN 38134Sale Amount: $1.2 million Sale Date: March 26, 2014Buyer: PNL Cumberland LLCSeller: Flagstar Bank FSBLoan Amount: $862... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

14 indictments stem from testing of backlogged rape kits - Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong announced the department has issued more than a dozen indictments in backlogged rape kits. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Memphis Police Director To Retire In 2017 - The Memphis Police Department has three years to look for a new director. - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

No tax hike in mayor's budget plan despite 'elephant in the room' - Mayor A C Wharton released his annual budget Tuesday. There will be no tax hike for Memphis taxpayers in 2015, but public safety will take a hit. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Two Cougars request to transfer - A week after the hiring of coach Kelvin Sampson, two of the University of Houston's top players are seeking their release to transfer. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

Redbirds win home opener over Cubs - Redbirds keep up hot bats in win at AutoZone Park. - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

Award-winning Memphis and L.A.-based filmmakers casting Bad, Bad Men - The award-winning filmmakers behind Memphis hits Being Awesome, Daylight Fades, and Act One are joining forces for the upcoming feature film Bad, Bad Men, shooting in Memphis this August. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

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Memphis teen killed in car crash - WMC-TV - MEMPHIS, TN -. (WMC-TV) - Last April, 20-year-old Jessie More was killed after police say two drag racers slammed into his car. Friends are mourning the loss of 19-year-old Keleian Braden Sunday night, another possible victim of street racing gone ... - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

Woman crashes through front of Hallmark store - WMC-TV - Powered by WorldNow. WMCTV logo. 1960 Union Ave. Memphis, TN 38104 (901) 726-0555. FCC Public File · 901-726-0501. EEO Report · Closed Captioning. News. Action 5 Mobile · Action 5 News · Contests · Email/Text Alerts ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

Neighborhood barber shot in North Memphis - WMC-TV - More >>. MEMPHIS, TN -. (WMC-TV) - After shooting a neighborhood barber in the 1500 block of Carpenter Street, a gunman is on the run as a Memphis man is left fighting for his life. Right after shots rang out, cries went out in the Douglass community ... - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

Cars Burst Into Flames Near Memphis International Raceway - - (Millington, TN) Super Chevy Weekend at the Memphis International Raceway turned into a super problem on Saturday. A parking lot full of cars was engulfed in flames around 4:00 p.m.. Several viewers sent WREG pictures of smoke billowing from a grassy ...Grass fire burns cars parked near Memphis racetrack during event - Greenfield Daily Reporter - Sun, 13 Apr 2014

Memphis police lift lockdown after searching high school for armed intruders ... - The Republic - MEMPHIS, Tennessee — Police on Friday searched a Memphis high school that was placed on lockdown after a report of four armed people inside the building, but no intruders were found, authorities said. Memphis Police Department spokeswoman Karen ...Tension remains high for students, neighbors after East High lockdown - WDAM-TVPolice lift lockdown at Memphis high school - WZTV - Fri, 11 Apr 2014

National Civil Rights Museum In Memphis To Reopen After Major Renovation - Huffington Post - ... Civil Rights Museum Civil Rights Museum MLK Lorraine Motel National Civil Rights Museum Memphis Lorraine Motel Memphis. MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The National Civil Rights Museum is reopening in Memphis after a $28 million, 16-month renovation. - Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Passengers escape Madison Ave. trolley fire - WMC-TV - WMC Action News 5 crews were on the scene soon after the call and saw MFD crews putting out the fire. A viewer sent in video of the trolley engulfed in flames. This photo was sent to the WMC Action News 5 newsroom by a passenger on the trolley. - Mon, 07 Apr 2014

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