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Last night's game between the Grizzlies and Heat was a close one until the fourth quarter, when things really got out of hand.

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Quintron, arguably the best one-name performer since Prince or Cher, is no stranger to Memphis.

Rock Against Racism Rises Again

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Next year’s elections won’t involve the mayor, but a consultant is already floating some optimistic numbers on his behalf.

Harold Ford Jr. Latest Figure Cited for Sexual Harassment

Former Memphis congressman, once considered a good bet for higher office and of late still prominent on the national political scene, loses executive position at Wall St. firm of Morgan Stanley in wake of woman's accusations, which he denies.

Bredesen Enters U.S. Senate Race

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It's one of those old Christmas traditions that nearly everyone has heard of, many have plans to execute, but few ever pull the trigger on.

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Armando Gagliano's mother blindfolded him when he was five or six years old, but it wasn't to play Blind Man's Seek.

New Central BBQ to open

Central BBQ is slated to open its newest location at 6201 Poplar in late spring 2018.

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Waiting for the Test to Come

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If you watched only Fox News and listened only to President Donald Trump, you would probably be convinced by now that special counsel Robert Mueller and his team of federal investigators are crooked partisans, hellbent on maliciously destroying the president and his administration.

Equally Educated?

Richland, a 67 percent white and 18 percent black elementary school that sits in the third-most affluent neighborhood in Memphis, is getting a $4 million renovation.

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While Trump is spurning world opinion on climate change, the French have come to the rescue with — wait for it — "Make Our Planet Great Again!"

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