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 2020-08-05 23:30 

Times Free Press

Poop scoop: Satellite images reveal Antarctic penguin haunts...

British scientists say there are more emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica than previously thought based on evidence of bird droppings spotted from space....

 2020-08-05 23:30 

Times Free Press

Where COVID-19 cases are rising and falling in the past week across the Chattanooga region...

State and local leaders are noting the continued rise of COVID-19 in rural areas....

 2020-08-05 23:26 

The Commercial Appeal

SCS superintendent asks for $2,000 'hero bonus' for all staff, though chances are slim...
 2020-08-05 23:26 

The Commercial Appeal

SCS superintendent asks for $2,000 'hero bonus' for all staff, though chances are slim...

The proposed bonus would account for $30 million of the $72 million the Shelby County Schools superintendent requested Wednesday from county commissioners....

 2020-08-05 23:25 

The Tennessean

Nashville-based research firm seeking volunteers for COVID-19 vaccine trial...

Clinical Research Associates is seeking 4,000 volunteers for vaccine trials. The FDA-regulated research is part of the Operation Warp Speed program....

 2020-08-05 23:25 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Fed should address racial gaps in jobs, income, Dems propose...

A group of congressional Democrats have introduced legislation that would require the Federal Reserve to pursue the elimination of racial disparities in employment, wealth and income as one of its policy goals...

 2020-08-05 23:25 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

AP Interview: Clyburn warns US lacks plan to stop virus...

Rep. James Clyburn says the COVID-19 crisis is "much, much worse" than the 2008 Great Recession...

 2020-08-05 23:24 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Coronavirus: Cruise industry association extends U.S. sailing ban through at least Oct. 31...

The association's member lines serve 95% of the world's oceangoing cruisers, and the revised guidance will apply to all member ships the CDC order applies to: vessels carrying 250 or more passengers....

 2020-08-05 23:19 

The Commercial Appeal

Happiest place on Earth has become a sobering experience for the Grizzlies | Giannotto...
 2020-08-05 23:15 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

NBA Foundation created, pledges $300 million to Black growth...

The NBA board of governors and the National Basketball Players Association have finalized plans to create the first-ever NBA Foundation that will work to spur economic growth in the Black community, announcing Wednesday that the initial contribution will ...

 2020-08-05 23:15 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Biden campaign announces $280 million ad buy through fall...

Joe Biden's Democratic presidential campaign is reserving $280 million in digital and television ads through the fall...

 2020-08-05 23:13 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Nashville business says homeless population creating public health hazard on Broadway...

Shifting from a nuisance, to what some business owners are calling a potential public health hazard: they say the unsanitary actions of the homeless population are putting everyone at risk during a global pandemic, and painting the city in a bad light. No...

 2020-08-05 23:12 

The Tennessean

Election day is Thursday, but there's still a way to submit absentee ballots if needed...

Elections officials remind voters that absentee ballots must go through the mail, and offer a last-minute solution to delivery problems....

 2020-08-05 23:10 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Joe Arpaio clings to relevancy in what’s likely his last run...

Former sheriff Joe Arpaio is locked in a tight Republican primary to win back the job he held in metro Phoenix for 24 years before being trounced in 2016...

 2020-08-05 23:06 

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County Schools will consider a virtual learning contract with outside provider...

The new virtual curriculum will cost $1.5 million this semester and will help fill teacher vacancies....

 2020-08-05 23:06 

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knox County Schools will consider a virtual learning contract with outside provider...

The new virtual curriculum will cost $1.5 million this semester and will help fill teacher vacancies....

 2020-08-05 23:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Tiger Woods might have a new putter for the PGA Championship...

Tiger Woods has a new putter at TPC Harding Park...

 2020-08-05 23:00 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Capitol negotiators still stuck, still trying on virus aid...

After more than a week's worth of meetings, at least some clarity is coming to bipartisan Washington talks on a huge COVID-19 response bill...

 2020-08-05 23:00 

Times Free Press

Bradley Central defensive end Carlos Hardy Jr. commits to UT Martin...

Carlos Hardy Jr. has dreamed about playing Division I football for a while now....

 2020-08-05 23:00 

Times Free Press

Inside Big Tech: Pulling back the curtain with 'hot' email...

The House Judiciary chairman was closing in on his Perry Mason moment with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Fortified with...

 2020-08-05 22:57 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Tunica County launches COVID-19 hotline...

Not wearing a mask in Tunica County coud result in a $50 fine....

 2020-08-05 22:55 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Ren, Stimpy to make TV comeback in new Comedy Central show...

The brazen humor of "The Ren & Stimpy Show" will be revisited in a new Comedy Central version of the animated show...

 2020-08-05 22:54 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Facebook yanks Trump video saying kids are ‘almost immune’ from Coronavirus...
 2020-08-05 22:54 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Metro Police will implement enhanced mask enforcement beginning Friday...

Metro Police confirmed to FOX 17 News that there will be an enhanced mask enforcement beginning on Friday. The department said officers will now be encouraged to write citations for anyone in violation of the mandate. MNPD did not specify whether arrests ...

 2020-08-05 22:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Nats ace Scherzer leaves start vs Mets after just 1 inning...

Three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer left his start for the Washington Nationals against the New York Mets after just one inning...

 2020-08-05 22:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

76ers beat Wizards 107-98; Simmons leaves with knee injury...

Joel Embiid had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers held on to beat the Washington Wizards 107-98 despite losing Ben Simmons to a knee injury in the third quarter...

 2020-08-05 22:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Kaley Cuoco takes to skies in 'The Flight Attendant'...

Kaley Cuoco was looking for her next project three years before "The Big Bang Theory" ended...

 2020-08-05 22:47 

The Commercial Appeal

Memphis police investigate decomposing body found near the interstate...
 2020-08-05 22:47 

The Commercial Appeal

Memphis police investigate decomposing body found near the interstate...

The body is believed to be a man. The cause of death has not been determined, MPD said....

 2020-08-05 22:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

No hoopla: Virus upends Trump, Biden convention plans...

Democratic challenger Joe Biden joined President Donald Trump on Wednesday in scrapping plans to accept his party's presidential nomination in a convention extravaganza...

 2020-08-05 22:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Minn. panel requests more time on plan to dismantle police...

A Minneapolis commission says it needs more time to review a City Council amendment to dismantle the Police Department in the wake of George Floyd's death, ending the possibility of voters deciding the issue in November...

 2020-08-05 22:43 

The Tennessean

Wilson County School Board member censured for comments apologizes...

A Wilson County School Board member censured on Monday after separate complaints for inappropriate statements has issued a statement....

 2020-08-05 22:36 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Coronavirus: 517 inmates in Tucson prison test positive...

Nearly half of the inmates at a state prison unit in Tucson have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Arizona Department of Corrections announced Tuesday....

 2020-08-05 22:35 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Report says pilot became disoriented in fatal Atlanta crash...

The National Transportation Safety Board says in a report that a Tennessee businessman who was flying a plane that crashed in Georgia in 2018 likely lost control after becoming disoriented in cloudy weather after taking off...

 2020-08-05 22:34 

The Commercial Appeal

Memphis-based Frontdoor sees quarterly profits slip as sales costs rise...
 2020-08-05 22:30 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Oxford School District delays first day of school...

Teachers will return to their classrooms on August 17....

 2020-08-05 22:30 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

New chief of embattled Colorado force wants cops to see bias...

The new leader of the suburban Denver police department whose officers put Elijah McClain in a chokehold before the young Black man died last year and handcuffed Black girls over the weekend says she's committed to rebuilding the community's trust...

 2020-08-05 22:30 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

FAA: Boeing pressured safety workers at SC aircraft plant...

The FAA wants to fine Boeing $1.25 million, saying company managers pressured employees who were doing safety-related work for the agency at a South Carolina plant...

 2020-08-05 22:30 

Times Free Press

Minneapolis commission takes up proposal to disband police...

A Minneapolis commission is expected to take up a proposed amendment Wednesday that would dismantle the city's Police Department in the wake of George Floyd's death and replace it with a new public safety department....

 2020-08-05 22:27 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Should you wear a mask at home?...

If you work with the public and live with, for example, someone who is elderly, doctors say you should wear a mask around them to protect them from COVID-19....

 2020-08-05 22:26 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Murfreesboro Police issue BOLO for CVS armed robbery suspect...

Murfreesboro Police detectives have issued a BOLO for a man accused of robbing a CVS Pharmacy at gunpoint on Wednesday. The incident took place at the CVS Pharmacy at 607 Southeast Board Street. The man entered the store at around 12:36 p. m. and purchase...

 2020-08-05 22:20 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Signs ominous and hopeful as college sports hangs in balance...

NCAA President Mark Emmert tells The Associated Press that whether college sports — and more specifically major college football — can play through the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be determined not by the association or even conferences ...

 2020-08-05 22:20 

FOX Chattanooga

Dr. Sethi to be tested for COVID-19 after Hamilton Co. GOP event attendee tests positive...

U. S. Senate candidate Dr. Manny Sethi says he will get tested for COVID-19, this after attending a recent Hamilton County GOP event where a COVID-positive person was present. The Hamilton County Health Department reported on Wednesday that the person was...

 2020-08-05 22:19 

The Commercial Appeal

Here's what you need to know about the August election in Shelby County...

After two weeks of early voting amid a pandemic, Shelby County voters will finish deciding who should represent them in Congress, the Tennessee State House and at the Shelby County County Board of Education....

 2020-08-05 22:16 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Coronavirus: Southwest Airlines nixes some between-flight COVID-19 cleaning to boost turnaround time...

Seatbelts and armrests will no longer receive between-flight sanitizations in order to allow more time for the cleaning of tray tables and bathrooms while also limiting the amount of time aircraft spend grounded between flights....

 2020-08-05 22:15 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Ivanka Trump nets $4M at fundraiser for President Trump...

President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump has raised $4 million for his reelection campaign at a virtual event that marked her return to the high-dollar fundraising circuit...

 2020-08-05 22:11 

Times Free Press

What states have the best business climates?...

Southern states in the U.S. not only have warmer weather but a better business climate than most northern states, according to a business publication which tracks economic growth and development....

 2020-08-05 22:10 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

FBI raids California home of YouTube star Jake Paul...

FBI agents including a SWAT team have raided the home of YouTube star Jake Paul...

 2020-08-05 22:10 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: Calif. says 17,600 inmates may be freed early...

California officials say as many as 17,600 inmates may be released early due to the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-08-05 22:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Viola Davis, LeBron James among honorees at AAFCA TV Honors...

Viola Davis, Sterling K...

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