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Female Population On the Rise at Shelby County Jail

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Dancing Highlife in Memphis, Obruni Style

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Strickland Asks For Trust On Banks' Shooting

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LYFE Kitchen Closed

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Nine Inch Nails: Cold and Black and Infinite Tour

Nine Inch Nails: Cold and Black and Infinite Tour

Mon., Sept. 24, 7 p.m. @ The Orpheum

Nine Inch Nails is bringing their Cold and Black and Infinite Tour to Memphis! Get your tickets today.

Fantastical Writers of the Mid-South

Second Thursday of every month, 7 p.m. @ Barnes & Noble

For writers who specialize in science-fiction/fantasy/etc.

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Female Population On the Rise at Shelby County Jail

Female Population On the Rise at Shelby County Jail

The female population in the Shelby County Jail has grown by about 50 percent over the last three-and-a-half years, according to the latest jail figures.

Strickland Asks For Trust On Banks' Shooting

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland said he “completely backs” Memphis Police Department (MPD) director Michael Rallings’ decision to involve the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) in the investigation of Martavious Banks’ shooting.

Memphis Activist Wants Murder Charges for Cops Who Shot Banks

The officers who shot Martavious Banks in the back as he fled Monday night should be immediately indicted on attempted first degree murder charges, said a Black Lives Matter activist Thursday. 

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Sports

Tigers 52, South Alabama 35

Tigers 52, South Alabama 35

"That was a game we needed," said Memphis football coach Mike Norvell Saturday night at the Liberty Bowl, after his Tigers improved to 3-1 on the season.

Three Thoughts on Tiger Football

• I'm not big on statistics at this stage of a season.

Star Power

It's unlikely Stubby Clapp and Darrell Henderson have met each other.

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Music

Dancing Highlife in Memphis, Obruni Style

Dancing Highlife in Memphis, Obruni Style

One night this summer, with some time to kill, I dropped in to the Wiseacre Brewing Company on Broad Avenue.

Memphis Music Initiative: Chic New Space Remakes Fire House into Musical Hub

Today marks a turning point for the Memphis Music Initiative (MMI), now in its fourth year of nurturing musical skills and development in the city.

Charles Lloyd — Memphis Marvel

Of the many music talents that Memphis has sent out into the world, Charles Lloyd, the master of the saxophone and flute, may have traveled the furthest and the widest.

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Politics

Bredesen and Dean Hoping to Ride the Wave

Bredesen and Dean Hoping to Ride the Wave

With six weeks to go before the November 6th election, the question on most minds — certainly on the minds of Democrats — is whether the blue wave that was so evident locally on August 2nd exists in enough strength statewide to affect the outcome of the races for governor and senator.

County Commission in Busy Reorganization Session

Tami Sawyer gains ample scope for activism as chairman Turner makes committee assignments and Commission tackles issues of Juvenile Court and police shootings; Mayor Harris also announces some key appointments.

Bredesen Has a Crowd to Himself at Rhodes

At one point during Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen’s solo appearance at Rhodes College on Thursday night, a Q&A affair that was originally intended to be a debate between himself and Republican opponent Marsha Blackburn, a questioner in the audience suggested that, if 80 percent of succeeding at something consisted of just showing up, the former two-term Governor might get 80 percent of the votes from those who turned out.

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Food & Drink

Now Open: Nutrition Bar

Now Open: Nutrition Bar

Katelyn McMurry says she tries to stay away from bread, but one of her favorite foods is the blueberry muffin.

LYFE Kitchen Closed

Carlisle announced today that the Downtown LYFE Kitchen has closed.

Sneak Peek at Ronnie Grisanti's

You can go home again — if you’re a fan of the late Ronnie Grisanti and his uncle Big John Grisanti.

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Opinion

Marsha, Trader Joe’s, and Ruby’s Stool

Marsha, Trader Joe’s, and Ruby’s Stool

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Tremendously Wet

This is the big one.

Puerto Rico: Where the Dead Aren’t Really Dead

President Trump captured the headlines last week by announcing that the dead in Puerto Rico were, essentially, fake dead.

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Film/TV

Let's Do The Time Warp Drive-In With John Waters

Let's Do The Time Warp Drive-In With John Waters

September's Time Warp Drive-In honors the patron saint of bad taste, John Waters.

Don Lifted Premieres Contour Visual Album

Lawrence Matthews combines two of his multi talents with his newest project.

The Predator

As a child, R-rated horror films were terrifying to me. The thought that any of the generally tense, unhappy people onscreen might explode in a mess of organs and blood meant not averting my eyes was an almost spiritual ideal.

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UPDATE: Six Arrested at Police Protest Released

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Tigers 52, South Alabama 35

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Sneak Peek at Ronnie Grisanti's

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Bus Riders Concerned With MATA's Proposed Service Cuts

Tony Parker: Part of being a major, viable city is having a strong, viable public transportation system. MATA has continued to fail »

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