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 2020-04-09 05:00 

Times Free Press

Justice delayed: COVID-19 crisis upends courts system across US...

Courthouses shuttered. Thousands of trials on hold. Legal deadlines pushed....

 2020-04-09 04:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Nicaragua inaction on virus raises fears of regional spread...

International health officials are warning that the Nicaraguan government's perplexing weekslong refusal to take measures to control the spread of the new coronavirus is heightening the risk of an epidemic in Central America even as neighboring countr...

 2020-04-09 04:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Pandemic has set the number of air travelers back decades...

The steep drop in air travel is passing a milestone...

 2020-04-09 04:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

DC activists team up to feed the needy under lockdown...

Activists in Washington, D...

 2020-04-09 04:42 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Coronavirus live updates: Total US cases swell past 432,000 as nationwide death toll nears 15,000...

Nearly 1.5 million people worldwide -- including nearly 432,000 people in the United States have been infected with the new coronavirus, and the number of deaths from the outbreak continues to rise. Live updates for Thursday, April 9, continue below....

 2020-04-09 04:40 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Feds loosen virus rules to let essential workers return...

In a first, small step toward reopening the country, the Trump administration has issued new guidelines to make it easier for essential workers who have been exposed to COVID-19 get back to work — if they have no symptoms...

 2020-04-09 04:37 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

BBB warns of new employment scams using COVID-19 pandemic in the schemes...

The Better Business Bureau said there have been dozens of new COVID-19 related scams in the Mid-South....

 2020-04-09 04:35 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

As pandemic deepens, Trump cycles through targets to blame...

President Donald Trump is turning to a familiar political strategy as he grapples with the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-04-09 04:25 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Point of order: Congress weighs how to govern from afar...

Congress is considering ways to govern from afar during the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-04-09 04:08 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

71 percent of coronavirus deaths in Shelby County are minorities, officials say...

The coronavirus pandemic is taking a disproportionate toll on African Americans with life preexisting medical conditions....

 2020-04-09 04:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Asian shares mixed, Tokyo lower as Wall Street rally fades...

Shares are mixed in Asia after a 3.4% gain on Wall Street overnight as investors chose a positive focus for data about the coronavirus outbreak's trajectory...

 2020-04-09 04:03 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Local Nashville bakery feeling the effects of COVID-19 pandemic...

Paul Beauvais is doing his best to reassure customers that despite uncertain times, and empty grocery store shelves, there's still a good reason to keep on baking. "We have a baker that's been here for nearly 29 years," Beauvais exclaimed....

 2020-04-09 04:03 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Mississippi governor asks churches to hold Easter services online...

Mississippi's 88 new cases yesterday was a decrease from almost 180 the day before....

 2020-04-09 04:03 

Knoxville News Sentinel

Joyce Whaley, killed in Pilot stabbings, remembered as generous, dependable grandmother...

Joyce Whaley was a dependable and loyal person who proved to be exceedingly generous both with her time and money, her pastor said....

 2020-04-09 04:00 

Times Free Press

Massive effort underway to get Los Angeles homeless into hotels to prevent coronavirus spread...

To curb the coronavirus spread, Los Angeles has embarked on a massive effort to bring thousands of homeless people off the streets and into hotels to protect them and others from infection....

 2020-04-09 03:55 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Winning numbers drawn in 'Tennessee Cash' game...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Tennessee Cash' game...

 2020-04-09 03:53 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

COVID-19 impacting homes on the market, sellers taking precautions...

FOREST HILLS, Tenn. Realtors are changing the way they're showing homes amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and buyers are losing deals. Sara and Dan Dyer have been trying to sell a property for about a year and half. Nicknamed "The Castle," it's ...

 2020-04-09 03:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto America' game...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Lotto America' game...

 2020-04-09 03:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Rural Indiana virus worry: ‘What more could I have done?'...

Three southeast Indiana counties have among the highest per-capita coronavirus infection rates in the country...

 2020-04-09 03:48 

FOX Chattanooga

Chattanooga teacher suffers through smoothie challenge to help his 4th graders learn...

Teachers across the country are taking extra steps to reach their students stuck at home. One particular Hamilton County Schools teacher is sacrificing his stomach, or at the very least his taste buds, to help his students learn. Call it an iron will, or ...

 2020-04-09 03:47 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Can breathing exercises help get you through coronavirus?...

There is a lot of misinformation out there about possible cures and things that you can do help you get over the coronavirus if you become sick with it....

 2020-04-09 03:38 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Baptist Memorial using antibody treatment for seriously ill COVID-19 patients...

Hospital staff told FOX13 the first treatment could happen as early as Wednesday night....

 2020-04-09 03:35 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: Japan reports 500-plus new cases for 1st time...

Japan's health ministry says the country had more than 500 new cases for the first time, bringing the national total to 4,768 — excluding hundreds from a cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo earlier this year...

 2020-04-09 03:33 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Surgical masks for city employees delayed in coming to Memphis...

Surgical masks are seeing a delay in shipments across the country....

 2020-04-09 03:28 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Crittenden County Emergency Management Crews will not open emergency shelters...

Wednesday, The Crittenden County Emergency Management announced it wouldn't open the severe weather safe rooms to the public because of COVID-19....

 2020-04-09 03:28 

FOX Chattanooga

How to fill the void of physical interaction in a time of social distancing...

In a new world of social distancing, health officials say this could be the end of a simple handshake. It could be any form of physical interaction, from a high five to your coworker or a hug from your best friend. Officials are telling us to steer clear ...

 2020-04-09 03:20 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Powerball' game...

 2020-04-09 03:00 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Possible tornado touches down in Arkansas...
 2020-04-09 03:00 

The Tennessean

Stimulus checks: Some Tennesseans will struggle to pay bills while others spend, save, give money...

Where Tennesseans use their stimulus checks depends on the impact the coronavirus has had on their lives. But it's essential for the unemployed....

 2020-04-09 03:00 

The Tennessean

COVID-19 leads to 'hyper-acceleration' of some criminal justice reforms in Tennessee...

Advocates are relying on a familiar playbook that recommends reducing or eliminating jail time for low-level offenses or technical infractions....

 2020-04-09 03:00 

Times Free Press

Ecuador struggles to bury coronavirus dead; some bodies lost...

Alfonso Cedeo died at a crowded hospital in the Ecuadorian city of Guayaquil, where the only bed doctors could offer was an ambulance stretcher. Two weeks later, his family doesn't know where his body is....

 2020-04-09 02:55 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

TN supplier of critical COVID antibody test wants Lee to commit to wider testing...

Pale Horse GRS, a Tennessee-based security firm, has secured more than one million antibody tests that can show if a recovered COVID-19 patient has developed immunity to the disease. Since the government will not have a vaccine for months, this antibody t...

 2020-04-09 02:55 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

LeBron: Closure not likely unless Lakers can finish season...

LeBron James says he probably won't feel any closure on the Los Angeles Lakers' remarkable season unless the NBA is able to finish the 2019-20 campaign...

 2020-04-09 02:51 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Can COVID-19 be spread to, from your pets?...

Can you catch COVID-19 from your pets? Or can they catch it from you? Many of us have wondered the answers to these questions. Sixty-seven percent of U. S. households, or about 85 million families, own a pet, according to the American Pet Products Associa...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Taiwan protests WHO leader's accusations of racist campaign...

Taiwan's foreign ministry has strongly protested accusations from the World Health Organization's chief that it condoned racist attacks on him that he alleged came from the self-governing island democracy...

 2020-04-09 02:39 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Nearly 5,000 customers without power in Middle Tennessee...

Nearly 5,000 residents in middle Tennessee are already without power with the threat of severe weather on Wednesday night. NES reports 809 customers are currently without power. Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation is reporting 4,016 customers are c...

 2020-04-09 02:36 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Garden centers packed with customers amid COVID-19 pandemic...

As businesses across America shutter amid Coronavirus concerns- there's one industry holding strong in Middle Tennessee. Along with grocery stores and pharmacies- garden centers are just as packed right now. Customers report long lines to get in. It s...

 2020-04-09 02:34 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

FedEx pilot dies due to COVID-19 complications...

A FedEx pilot has died after contracting COVID-19....

 2020-04-09 02:30 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Ex-Ranger Hamilton indicted, accused of beating daughter, 14...

Former Texas Rangers star Josh Hamilton has been indicted on a felony charge of injury to a child after his teenage daughter accused him of beating her...

 2020-04-09 02:30 

Times Free Press

Lawsuit: Georgia mail-in ballot postage is unconstitutional...

By requiring Georgia voters to provide their own stamps for mail-in ballots, the state is effectively imposing a poll tax that is an unconstitutional barrier to the right to vote, according to a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday....

 2020-04-09 02:08 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Medical student working to translate COVID-19 information into 37 languages to help non-English speakers...

One Harvard Medical student is working with a team to translate state and federal recommendations in 37 languages to help spread that potentially life-saving information....

 2020-04-09 02:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Trump criticizes TVA president, says pay is too high...

President Donald Trump took a swipe at the compensation of the Tennessee Valley Authority's president, suggesting the executive's pay was too high...

 2020-04-09 02:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: China reports 63 new cases, but none in Hubei...

China's National Health Commission reported 63 new COVID-19 cases...

 2020-04-09 02:00 

Times Free Press

John Prine's wife remembers late singer, praises COVID-19 caregivers...

The wife of celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine said she was able to sit with her husband in the last hours of his life. Prine died Tuesday at 73 from complications of COVID-19....

 2020-04-09 01:56 

FOX Chattanooga

Hamilton County homes still selling quickly, despite COVID-19's strike during peak season...

In Hamilton County, homes are still being built, homes are still being listed and, considering everything, homes are still being sold at a rapid rate. But, how is that possible in these uncertain and difficult economic times? Watch Abby Kirk's full re...

 2020-04-09 01:56 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Nashvillians prepare for possible severe weather amid prior tornado recovery...

A severe weather risk has people still recovering from last months tornado uneasy Wednesday night. Many homes around the mid state are still using tarps for roofs and walls, so the thought of more storms tearing through the area again can be anxiety induc...

 2020-04-09 01:53 

Times Free Press

Tourism association promotes Southeast Tennessee eateries offering alternatives amid COVID-19 crisis...

Rural communities across Tennessee's southeast corner have an investment in locally owned businesses, not the least among them eateries that supply food, jobs and draw visitors that help form the tax base for schools and local government....

 2020-04-09 01:42 

Knoxville News Sentinel

How is Knox County preparing for a surge of COVID-19 patients?...

Dr. Keith Gray, Chief Medical Officer for UT Medical Center, explains how Knox County is preparing for a surge of COVID-19 patients in Knox County....

 2020-04-09 01:30 

Times Free Press

Tennessee unsure how soon new unemployment benefits coming amid COVID-19 crisis...

Unemployed Tennesseans waiting to receive an additional $600 per week in unemployment benefits from the federal government's massive coronavirus relief package will need to wait a bit longer....

 2020-04-09 01:26 

FOX Chattanooga

Trump: TVA CEO's salary is 'ridiculous,' infrastructure bill will reduce it 'by a lot'...

President Trump on Wednesday lashed out against the Tennessee Valley Authority's CEO, calling his salary "ridiculous" during a discussion on a new infrastructure bill aimed at helping the more than 6. 6 million Americans left unemployed by the...

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