JACKSON, Tenn. -- The search for an escaped inmate intensifies in West Tennessee almost 48 hours after he walked away from a work detail in Middle Tennessee. Originally from West Tennessee, an anonymous tip has led investigators to believe Jason Kirk found his way back here. Dozens of Jackson Police officers swarmed a northeast Jackson […]
FRUITLAND, Tenn.-State bomb and arson investigators have concluded a lightning strike is to blame for the fire that destroyed the Fruitland Presbyterian Church on June 23. Investigators said the steeple was struck around 8:30 p.m., but no one noticed flames until two hours later.
JACKSON, Tenn.-Over 750,000 Tennesseans are hitting the road this holiday weekend. The Tennessee Highway Patrol is setting up patrol "hotspots" in areas they have found to be dangerous in the past. They said they are using history to help prevent future nightmares for drivers. "If we know there's a better chance or greater chance where […]
TIPTON COUNTY, Tenn. -- The Tipton County Sheriff's Department has charged two additional suspects in the thefts of two classic vehicles from a garage in Tipton County. Investigators said Nathan Hooper asked Jason Staggs of Jackson and his girlfriend, Meghan Vannetter of Brownsville, to help steal vintage cars. Hooper then led Tipton and Chester County […]
MADISON COUNTY, Tenn. -- Recent rains bring more than just flooding problems for West Tennessee farmers. It's also causing an unusual amount of weeds, which is costing farmers time and money. "This year, we've had a lot of rain — a lot of rain — and it's been really difficult to get the herbicides put […]
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The big reveal from Kim Kardashian's guest turn for San Francisco's revered Commonwealth Club of California on Tuesday night? She was wearing maternity Spanx under her black designer dress to conceal cellulite, not her pregnant belly.
Take top Spanish chefs Ferran and Albert Adria, the founder of circus troupe Cirque du Soleil, Guy Laliberte, and Japan's foremost pop artist Takashi Murakami and mix them all on Spain's Mediterranean party island of Ibiza. The result is "Heart" -- an explosion of taste, colour and sound designed to delight all the senses. "This […]
Rare, moving images of survivors of the 1915 Armenian genocide will be shown in Bologna on Thursday as part of the 29th edition of the city's "Cinema Ritrovato" (Rediscovered Cinema) festival. A significant historical source that was discovered completely by chance, buried away and forgotten in the US Library of Congress, the silent film dates […]
Apple is continuing to change the landscape of the music industry with its launch today of Apple Music, a streaming service offering members access to tens of millions of songs in the iTunes collection. While Apple is late to the music streaming game, it enters the market with one huge advantage: With more than 800 […]
NEW YORK (AP) — A 17-year-old New Yorker math and science whiz and an 18-year-old Californian who will study musical theater in college have won top honors at the National High School Musical Theater Awards.