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LOS ANGELES | Heavyweights Wilder, Fury scuffle at promotional appearance

LOS ANGELES — Heavyweights Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury have wrapped up their three-city publicity tour for their upcoming bout by nearly coming to blows again. The unbeaten stars’ news conference in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday got physical when Wilder and Fury exchanged shoves after pushing their heads together during some nose-to-nose trash talk. … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Heavyweights Wilder, Fury scuffle at promotional appearance

Missouri News: Update – Arrest made in assault with a weapon investigation in Columbia, 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Aug. 22

COLUMBIA, MO – UPDATE – Derrick Smith, 30, was arrested in Memphis, Tennessee at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 23 by Memphis Police.  Smith is currently in the Shelby, Tennessee County jail on Boone County Warrants for 1st Degree Felony Assault and Armed Criminal Action and felony warrants originating from the state of Tennessee. The … Continue reading Missouri News: Update – Arrest made in assault with a weapon investigation in Columbia, 2900 block of Leeway Drive on Aug. 22

One Beale Hotel & Office Development Set To Take Shape Along Memphis Riverfront

MEMPHIS, Tenn./ July 25, 2018 (STL.News) — Carlisle, LLC has announced that the highly-anticipated One Beale development has selected its partners and plans to start construction in January 2019. Originally envisioned by the late Gene Carlisle in 2004, One Beale will break ground on its transformative downtown riverfront development. With over 5.5 riverfront acres, Carlisle … Continue reading One Beale Hotel & Office Development Set To Take Shape Along Memphis Riverfront

NEBRASKA | Six state recreation areas will allow fireworks on July 4

LINCOLN, Neb. – Visitors to six state recreation areas will be allowed to touch off fireworks on Independence Day, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.  Those visitors should always use caution when lighting fireworks. Branched Oak State Recreation Area (SRA) near Malcolm, Fort Kearny SRA near Kearney, Memphis SRA near Memphis, Fremont SRA … Continue reading NEBRASKA | Six state recreation areas will allow fireworks on July 4

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock ‘n’ roll as Elvis Presley’s sideman, has died at 87, his wife said Thursday. Karen Fontana told The Associated Press that her husband died in his sleep in Nashville Wednesday night. She said he had been suffering complications from breaking his hip in … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Woman accused of driving children in kennels to be arraigned

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman accused of driving her two young grandchildren around in pet kennels is scheduled to appear in court. Leimome Cheeks will be arraigned Monday on child endangerment charges. News outlets cite a Memphis police affidavit saying Cheeks, 62, told officers there wasn’t room inside her vehicle Saturday, so she … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn. | Woman accused of driving children in kennels to be arraigned

MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson reclaims world’s top spot with St. Jude win

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Dustin Johnson is back in his spot as the world’s top-ranked golfer thanks to a dominant victory capped by an absolutely amazing hole-out for eagle. “What a cool way to end the day,” Johnson said. Johnson shot a 4-under 66 on Sunday making the St. Jude Classic his second PGA Tour … Continue reading MEMPHIS, Tenn | Dustin Johnson reclaims world’s top spot with St. Jude win