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  • Neighbors Worried About What Could Come With New Campus

    Neighbors say the intersection of Poplar and Walnut is already busy enough, and the school will only make things worse.

  • “Jesus Ain’t Going To Come Down Here And Cut It”

    The city told an 81-year-old man who can barely walk it would charge him $50 a day if he doesn't cut down weeds taking over his backyard.

  • Northaven Fights To End Blight

    Community leaders hope flowerbeds and well-groomed yards will one day take over the boarded up houses that sit in the isolated community off N. Watkins on the way to Shelby Forest.

  • Rape Kits Still Untested By TBI

    We continue our investigation into untested rape kits

  • Lulu App Helps Women Take Stock Of Men

    With a few strokes on a keyboard, you can learn a lot about almost anyone. But how about someone’s salary? Or ego? Or even their sex life? A new app is raising eyebrows because it lets women do just that by rating men anonymously for anyone to see. “You just find everybody you have ever come in contact with like friends’ ex-boyfriends and you click on it and it’s true stuff, and you’re like ‘Oh my gosh this is so […]

  • Memphis Has Highest Unemployment Rate For Large Metropolitan Cities

    The U.S. government has Memphis on a list no city wants to be on. Of all 49 metro areas with more than a million people, Memphis has the highest unemployment rate in the country at 9.5 percent. More troublesome, Memphis was one of only nine metro areas to see its jobless rate go up. And it gets worse. Of all those cities, Memphis had the biggest jump year to year. “You never can say that you’re pleased with that, it […]

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    Rare gift brings life and happiness to many, including a 10-year-old-girl

    (Memphis) A 10-year-old girl is alive because a stranger gave her a kidney. Meanwhile Shelby County Commissioner Steve Mulroy kept someone alive by donating his kidney. He set off a chain reaction that actually helped 28 people get donated kidneys. Two stories linked by a rare gift and the kindness of strangers. While live organ donations are typically reserved for friends and family who want to help a loved one, Shelby County Commissioner Steve Mulroy joined a small group called […]

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    Rape Kits Still Going Untested For DNA In Tennessee

    Of more than 1,500 rape kits shipped to TBI, only 11 were processed fully for DNA profile

  • Fired Doesn’t Always Mean Fired For Civil Service Workers

    From a dispatcher who hung up on a dying man to a cop who left his service weapon but took his condom after sex with a woman he pulled over

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