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 2020-08-08 16:25 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: Protesters storm Lebanon's Foreign Ministry...

A group of Lebanese protesters including retired army officers have stormed the Foreign Ministry building in the capital Beirut as part of protests following the massive explosion this week...

 2020-08-08 16:20 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Portland protests persist as some bring flashes of violence...

More protests are expected in Portland, Oregon, throughout the weekend following violent demonstrations this week as unrest in the Northwest city continues...

 2020-08-08 16:20 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: Italy urges citizens to keep guard up on virus...

Italy added another 347 coronavirus infections to its official tally, a day after it surpassed the 500-case barrier for the first time since late May...

 2020-08-08 16:03 

Knoxville News Sentinel

Knoxville's post-Civil War newspapers emphasized law and order over racial justice...

Journalists here and across the South typically wrote about Black people only when they were arrested, killed or dared to defy the color line....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Mid-American Conference cancels fall football due to virus...

The Mid-American Conference has become the first league competing at college football's highest level to cancel its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Chattanooga-area buffets adapt to new business models amid coronavirus crisis...

The coronavirus pandemic has significantly altered Americans' dining habits, but perhaps no segment of the restaurant industry has been affected as much as self-serve buffets....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Cook: Let us now praise these essential workers...

On Friday, July 31, hundreds of local Republican leaders attended an annual fundraiser at the Chattanooga Convention Center....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Cooper: Illinois state legislator suggests we stop teaching history because it is 'racist'...

An Illinois state lawmaker says it's time to stop teaching history because it's racist....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Sohn: Joe Biden turns up the heat on his climate and jobs plan...

It took some time - maybe too much time - but Joe Biden finally put forward an energy and climate plan that has some bite, both for the earth and for rebuilding the U.S. economy....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Kennedy: Why we band geeks are great at social distancing...

Who knew that being a former band geek would one day come in handy....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Lane: Who controls coronavirus pandemic data?...

Editor's note: When the Trump administration ordered hospitals to report COVID-19 data to the Department of Health and Human Services rather than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as they had been doing, it provoked worries from public he...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Cleaveland: The race to develop a COVID-19 vaccine...

More than 100 vaccines to address the COVID-19 pandemic are in various stages of development....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Please don't help yourself: Buffets take a beating during coronavirus pandemic...

When you're super-hungry and want to pile up your plate without a wait, nothing satisfies like a buffet. A seemingly endless line of food is yours for the taking....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Mines: The hot, humid, historic summer of 1920...

One hundred years ago, opposition forces faced off in Nashville, Tennessee, over the issue of women's suffrage, with the right to vote for 50% of the nation's population hanging in the balance....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Perspective: Is the emphasis on renewable energy good for the country?...

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on and as people rise up against entrenched racism, it's easy to forget that we're facing another global crisis....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Leslie Starritt joins Jelks Law firm and more Chattanooga business community career moves...

Leslie Starritt has joined the Jelks Law firm in Chattanooga as a senior associate attorney. She focuses on wills, trusts, Medicaid and special needs planning....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Book review: Three Appalachian women tell their stories in Thomas Burton's 'Voices Worth the Listening'...
 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Pastor Bo: Making time for those ice cream and music moments...

If you were to ask me how my wife and girls and I came to be sitting in the truck for an hour and a half on a Saturday night bouncing back and forth between Marty Robbins and Weird Al on the radio, I would have to honestly say,...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

First Things First: When you and your spouse have different political views...

When Trump was elected president in 2016, Wakefield Research found 1 in 10 couples ended relationships over their political differences. For millennials, it was twice that. With the next presidential election upon us, many wonder if marriages with differe...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Vote-by-mail worries: A 'leaky pipeline' in many states...

Brace yourself for what's expected to be the first U.S. presidential election conducted mostly by mail. It could be messy....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

BreakPoint: The Bible, Christianity and liberty...

Is there a place for God's Word in our unstable day?...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

The Rant...

Will the federal government now re-name the Tomahawk cruise missile, Apache, Black Hawk, Kiowa and Lakota Helicopters? Just wondering ......

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Good Deed: Local students gift 80 handmade door hangers to Morning Pointe...

Sisters Phoebe and Avery Gilligan surprised each of the residents of Morning Pointe of East Hamilton, Tennessee, with a handmade butterfly door-hanger....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Dear Abby: Both fiancee and ring have disappeared from man's life...

DEAR ABBY: Five months ago, after eight years, my fiancee terminated our relationship. I still have very strong feelings for her, although she ghosted me and won't communicate with me....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Get your kids excited for the outdoors and more letters to the editors...

Children are separated from nature now more than ever....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Living on Purpose: There is no condemnation for being transparent...

I realize that church leaders must be real with their feelings because if the...

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Major U.S. health insurers report big profits, benefiting from the coronavirus pandemic...

The nation's leading health insurers are experiencing an embarrassment of profits....

 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Crisp: How does a good citizen cope with a bad government?...
 2020-08-08 16:00 

Times Free Press

Thomas: Trouble with Biden's VP choices...

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden appears to have painted himself into a corner with his promise to select a woman - and apparently from the candidates on his short list, an African American woman - to be his running mate....

 2020-08-08 15:55 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

States race to pass policing reforms after Floyd's death...

The death of George Floyd and widespread protests over racial injustice have prompted several states to move at a lightning pace to pass significant policing reform proposals that in some cases have languished for years, with other states on the verge of ...

 2020-08-08 15:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Tear gas, clashes in Beirut amid fury over massive blast...

Security forces are firing tear gas and clashing with stone-throwing demonstrators in Beirut...

 2020-08-08 15:25 

Times Free Press

Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom...

Reopening schools is easy. Keeping them open will be the hard part....

 2020-08-08 15:20 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Program allows some Alaska Native Vietnam vets to get land...

A new push from the federal government will allow Alaska Natives who are veterans of the Vietnam War to apply for 160 acres of federal land in Alaska...

 2020-08-08 15:15 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Joe Arpaio defeated in what’s likely his last political race...

Joe Arpaio's primary defeat in his bid to win back the sheriff's post in metro Phoenix marks what's likely to be the 88-year-old's last political campaign...

 2020-08-08 15:10 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

In 1976, Comaneci's perfect 10s made her the perfect one...

Nadia Comaneci's string of perfect moments and perfect scores were the story of the 1976 Montreal Olympics...

 2020-08-08 15:07 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Matador gored during bullfight in Spain...

A renowned Spanish bullfighter was gored by a bull during a performance Thursday at the El Puerto de Santa Maria arena....

 2020-08-08 15:05 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

AP WAS THERE: 1976 Montreal Olympics...

The Associated Press was there during the 1976 Montreal Olympics, where a 14-year-old Romanian gymnast named Nadia Comaneci became the first athlete in her sport to record a perfect score of 10 at an Olympics...

 2020-08-08 15:00 

Times Free Press

Endangered Brazilian monkeys get a bridge to themselves...

The overpass juts from a forest over a four-lane highway in a rural area outside Rio de Janeiro. It's meant for a very special sort of pedestrian: golden lion tamarins, small orange primates that for decades have been at risk of extinction....

 2020-08-08 14:54 

Times Free Press

Chattanooga man gets 15 years in prison for 'cruel and sadistic' 'torture' of woman...

A Chattanooga man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for holding a woman hostage in 2017 for at least two days and torturing her repeatedly....

 2020-08-08 14:45 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Bottas on pole for Silverstone GP ahead of teammate Hamilton...

Valtteri Bottas has qualified in pole position ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton for Formula One's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix...

 2020-08-08 14:35 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

States race to pass policing reforms after Floyd's death...

The death of George Floyd and widespread protests over racial injustice have prompted several states to move at a lightning pace to pass significant policing reform proposals that in some cases have languished for years, with other states on the verge of ...

 2020-08-08 14:35 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Schools face big virus test as students return to classroom...

Reopening schools will be easy...

 2020-08-08 14:15 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

Dr. Hildreth calls on Gov. Lee to issue statewide mask mandate...

Meharry Medical College president and CEO Dr. James E. K. Hildreth called for a statewide mask mandate in a letter addressed to Gov. Bill Lee on Friday. In the letter, Dr. Hildreth, an infectious disease expert, notes that the number of active COVID-19 ca...

 2020-08-08 14:15 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Protests in Beirut amid public fury over massive blast...

Thousands of people have poured into Beirut's main square hanging up symbolic nooses they say officials should be hanged with over this week's deadly blast...

 2020-08-08 14:03 

FOX Chattanooga

Georgia DA who charged officers faces tough primary runoff...

Amid misconduct allegations and police brutality protests, the top prosecutor in Georgia's most populous county is fighting to keep his job. Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard has run unopposed for two decades. But he came in second in the Ju...

 2020-08-08 14:01 

WZTV

[ Nashville ]

2 wanted for second degree murder in Cheatham County opioid death...

Two people are wanted for murder in Cheatham County. James Keith Orange, 25, and Chelsea Hardin, 24, are both wanted on charges of second degree murder, according to the Cheatham County Sheriff's Office. Orange and Hardin are accused of being directly...

 2020-08-08 14:00 

Times Free Press

Biden risks alienating young Black voters after race remarks...

Joe Biden's controversial remarks about race this week risk alienating young Black voters who despise President Donald Trump but are not inspired by his Democratic rival....

 2020-08-08 13:51 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

Heat and humidity makes the return to the Mid-South...

Hot temperatures have made their return to the Mid-South...

 2020-08-08 13:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

In milestone for China, Li Haotong leads halfway through PGA...

Li Haotong was surprised to find himself in front after two rounds of the PGA Championship, golf's first major of the COVID-19 era...

 2020-08-08 13:50 

WHBQ

[ Memphis ]

The Latest: Germany has travel warning for Bulgaria, Romania...

Germany's Foreign Ministry has issued a travel warning for parts of Bulgaria and Romania because of regional spikes in coronavirus cases...

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