| Oct 5, 2010
| 12:06 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Police say a 45-year-old Memphis man angry over two teens' sagging pants shot one in the buttocks during an argument.
He faces aggravated assault charges.
The boys were walking through a southeast Memphis neighborhood when Kenneth E....
| Apr 3, 2010
Influenza has for years ravaged domesticated chickens. Now scientists suggest that a small piece of duck DNA might protect the farm birds against the virus -- saving commercial flocks and lessening the possibility that humans could be exposed to dangerous...
| Apr 6, 2010
| 8:50 AM
On Sunday, America remembered Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. who was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee 42 years ago. In Senegal, West Africa, the country celebrated 40 years of independence from France.
It was during this celebration that Senegal's...
| May 3, 2010
| 1:33 PM
Keeping guns off the streets is a dirty operation, but since 2002 it has been the top priority in Marion County, Indiana. The mandate to destroy all weapons seized, came into effect when Sheriff Frank Anderson took office in 2002.
The March 5th...
| May 14, 2010
Where are Richard Halliburton's boots?
That question is rolling around in the minds of members of the Laguna Beach Historical Society, or to be more precise, the revived historical society.
Halliburton's boots, and a complete collection of first...
| May 29, 2010
There's a swath of our country that's built upon the foundation of meat plus smoke plus sauce. What a beautiful formula. It's too wide of a swath, however, to cover in three days, which was the amount of time I had set for a barbecue road trip.
| 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.
| May 30, 2010
| 3:51 PM
If Max Lang ever doubted that he was a big-time college football prospect, he surely has no doubts now. Syracuse and Arizona State are the latest to offer the 6-foot-6, 280-pound offensive lineman.
The offers are his 13th and 14th overall as the big boys...
| Jun 21, 2010
A Seattle cruise line plans Mississippi River excursions next year, with routes between New Orleans and Memphis, Tenn., and between Memphis and Nashville, Tenn.
Cruise West says the 207-foot Spirit of America will leave New Orleans on March 19, 2011, for...
| Jul 5, 2010
Earth, Wind and Fire closed the show Sunday at the Essence Music Festival, giving regular festival-goers a little something different.
For the first time, the festival audience went on a journey that didn't end with the usual sounds of Maze, featuring...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:35 AM
COSTA MESA — To Costa Mesa native Dan Bradley, it wasn't a question of if he would open Memphis Café, but when.
A UCLA graduate and former club promoter, Bradley, 44, knew he wanted to open the restaurant in his hometown.
A marketing executive...