5 From Tennessee Killed Heading To Chicago In Interstate CrashPolice say the SUV crashed into the back of a semitrailer. One SUV passenger and the truck driver survived. The crash happened near the West Frankfort exit of northbound Interstate 57.
Second Suspect Arrested In Theft Of More Than 350 Guns From UPS Facility In MemphisA Chicago man who had been on the run after police found him and a second suspect in a U-Haul van filled with stolen firearms has been arrested in connection with a gun heist in Memphis.
Chicago Pair Facing Charges After More Than 350 Guns Stolen From UPS Center In MemphisOne Chicago man is in federal custody, and another is on the run, after more than 350 firearms were stolen from a UPS distribution center in Memphis, and later turned up in south suburban Midlothian.
Fight On To Preserve Aretha Franklin's Memphis Birthplace HomeThe shotgun-style house at 406 Lucy Avenue in South Memphis was the first home of the legendary singer.
Woman Fired For Calling Police On Black Man Wearing Socks In PoolA white Memphis woman was fired from her job at an apartment development after she was recorded calling the police on a black man who was wearing socks while swimming in a pool.
Woman Arrested For Transporting Children In Pet KennelsLeimome Cheeks, 62, was arrested and charged Saturday with two counts of child endangerment, the Memphis Police Department said.
Police: Uber Driver Hits Passenger With Bat After Being Told He's Going Wrong WayAn Uber driver in Tennessee didn't react well to being told he was driving the wrong way and allegedly hit his passenger with a baseball bat.
The Question That Haunts Martin Luther King's Last DayKing wasn't supposed to make the "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech the night before his assassination.
Man With Chicago Ties Charged With Killing Memphis CopA man with ties to the Chicago area has been charged with killing a police officer with a car in Memphis, and shooting three other men.
Best BBQ Cities In AmericaA profile on five of the best BBQ cities in America
FBI's Violent Crime Statistics For Every City In AmericaThe FBI's violent crime report is not a ranking — there are no winners, no losers. Mostly, these statistics are here to help individual cities track their crime over long periods of time...
A Music Lover's Guide To The SouthGuide to five of the most important cities to visit in the South for music lovers
Chicago Man Arrested After Abducted Baby Is Found Safe DownstateThree people took 8-month-old Samiyah Nichols from Memphis about 4:15 a.m. Friday, according to Illinois State Police.
Wisch: 5 Thoughts On The Illini Basketball ScheduleIllinois' Big Ten slate starts tough, but there's opportunity for a strong finish.
Senate President John Cullerton's Son Charged With Groping Woman At Memphis Nightclub The son of Illinois Senate President John Cullerton was arrested on Memphis and charged with sexual battery for an incident Friday night at a Memphis nightclub, according to Memphis Police.