| Feb 10, 2010
| 6:09 AM
The American Red Cross lends a hand to people who are stranded by the snow.
Dozens of passengers found themselves stuck at the Greyhound Bus Station downtown Tuesday night due to the snow storm. Service to Chicago, Saint Louis and other cities was...
| Oct 4, 2009
| 9:54 PM
Eight U.S. Soldiers have died after hundreds of insurgents armed with rifles and rocket-propelled grenades storms a pair of remote outposts near the Pakistan border. 20 Afghan security troops were also captured.
The battle started at dawn on Saturday and...
| Mar 8, 2010
The first time anyone paid much attention to Sandra Bullock she was close to being thrown under a bus in the 1994 action thriller "Speed." But then tough has always suited the actress. Even when the game was romantic comedy, which it often was, Bullock...
| Mar 14, 2010
Something Is Out There
Alfred A. Knopf: 288 pp., $25.95
We surrender our attention to a well-told tale with a particular anticipation, opening ourselves to its rhythms of disclosure, its promise of resolution. And then,...
| Mar 16, 2010
| 8:00 PM
HARTFORD, Conn. -- In a Hollywood-style heist, thieves cut a hole in the roof of a warehouse, rappelled inside and scored one of the biggest hauls of its kind -- not diamonds, gold bullion or Old World art, but about $75 million in antidepressants and...
| Mar 17, 2010
Sometime in the early morning Sunday, thieves scaled the walls of the Eli Lilly warehouse on Freshwater Boulevard.
As a light rain fell, they cut a hole in the roof of the 70,000-square-foot building and slid down ropes to get inside.
| Nov 5, 2009
A Memphis woman has pleaded guilty to mail fraud for filing fradulent disaster relief applications in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Federal prosecutors for the Western District of Tennessee say in a statement that 39-year-old Jennifer Blaye was...
| Nov 13, 2009
| 6:01 AM
A tractor trailer accident claims the life of one person and sends another to the hospital with serious burns to the arms and face. The two trucks collided along Interstate 78 in Union Township, Lebanon County, around 3:15 a.m.
A fully-loaded tractor...
| Nov 18, 2009
When Thanksgiving spread around the country in the mid-19th century, it was in the hope that holiday good feelings would heal the rift between North and South. So, the Thanksgiving menu had a certain amount of can't-we-all-get-together culinary...
| Nov 18, 2009
| 3:46 AM
We now know the name of a tractor trailer driver who died in a fiery crash along Interstate 78 in Union Township, Lebanon County, last Friday morning.
Eric Claxton, 36, of Memphis, Tennessee, has been identified through dental records. He died at the...
| Nov 22, 2009
In the middle of everything there is a pool. It's flanked by beach chairs under umbrellas, picture-perfect palm trees, actresses, publicists, reporters and other hangers-on. Four good-looking young guys dressed in Hollywood-wear -- skinny jeans, jackets...
| Apr 30, 2009
As the World Health Organization raised its infectious disease alert level Wednesday and health officials confirmed the first death linked to swine flu inside U.S. borders, scientists studying the virus are coming to the consensus that this hybrid...