| Dec 28, 2009
Officials say nine people, including at least six children, are dead in an apartment fire in Mississippi.
State fire marshal Mike Chaney says the pre-dawn fire happened at an apartment complex on Mississippi Highway 25-South in Starkville.
| 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.
| 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...
| Jan 3, 2010
Here are some tips for small-time landlords who are worried about losing tenants at a time when options for renters are greater than ever. From Multifamily Executive Magazine, these renewal tactics are aimed at professional property managers, but they...
| Jan 6, 2010
Willie Mitchell, an influential record producer, label head and musician who worked closely with singer Al Green and other stars to help mold the Memphis soul sound, died Tuesday. He was 81.
Mitchell died at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis,...
| Jan 7, 2010
Gayle Anderson was live at the GRAMMY MUSEUM for the exhibit "Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer", a new Smithsonian traveling exhibition, which debuts at The GRAMMY Museum at L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Jan. 8, 2010, Elvis' 75th birthday....
| Jan 8, 2010
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- If Elvis were alive, he'd be 75 today.
Lisa Marie and Priscilla Presley are hosting a birthday celebration across the street from Graceland in Memphis and will hand out birthday cake.
The cake is three feet tall and features blue for...
| Jan 15, 2010
Punk rocker in Memphis
Jay Reatard, 29, a punk rocker known for performing shows and releasing singles at a breakneck pace, was found dead in his bed early Wednesday in Memphis, Tenn.
Memphis police are investigating his death.
| Jan 18, 2010
| 12:50 PM
LOS ANGELES -- A Southern California tradition honoring the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. marched on today, despite the rain.
The 25th annual Kingdom Day Parade kicked off at 10:15 a.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Western Avenue...
| 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...