Memphis Tennessee

A memorial to Elvis Presley is displayed outside Graceland, Presley's Memphis, Tenn. home on Aug. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

New Graceland owners discussing upgrades

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An executive with the company that purchased Elvis Presley’s intellectual property says it is discussing ways to expand the rock and roll icon’s brand and potential upgrades to the Graceland tourist […]

11/26/2013

Elvis Presley (AP Photo)

Elvis Presley’s intellectual property rights sold

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authentic Brands Group says it has bought Elvis Presley’s intellectual property and the right to operate the Graceland tourist attraction from CORE Media Group. Authentic Brands said Tuesday the purchase gives […]

11/19/2013

Maj. Gen. Max Haston, right, Adjutant General of the Tennessee National Guard, speaks at a news conference near a Guard armory where two Guard members were shot on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 in Millington, Tenn. At left is Tennessee National Guard spokesman Randy Harris. (AP Photo/Adrian Sainz)

Tenn. Guard recruiter held in superiors’ shooting

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee National Guard recruiter accused of shooting three fellow soldiers at an armory north of Memphis was formally charged in federal court on Friday. U.S. District Magistrate Judge Diane Vescovo […]

10/25/2013

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Man accused of opening doors to try to crash plane

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A federal prosecutor says an Austin, Texas, man has been charged with trying to crash a plane by working to open emergency exits while it was in the air. AirTran Flight […]

08/21/2013

Fans of the late Elvis Presley gather at Graceland, Presley's home, for the annual candlelight vigil on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Nikki Boertman)

Thousands honor Elvis Presley at Graceland vigil

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Elvis Presley fans from around the world made their annual pilgrimage to Graceland on Thursday to pay their respects to the rock n’ roll icon with a solemn candlelight vigil on […]

08/16/2013

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Didn’t see that coming

It’s one thing if you’re a Lakers fan. They struggled all season. No real shock they were gone after the first round. The best scenario what Kings fans went through last season; not really believing your team has a chance so it’s a fairy tale ride to a title. BUT ….

05/01/2013

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Memphis march honors slain civil rights leader MLK

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Hundreds of union members and their supporters marched in Memphis on the 45th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s murder, calling for a new commitment to the human rights causes he died for.

04/04/2013

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Bird flu 101: How bad is the new H7N9 strain?

(AP) – A bird flu virus never before found in humans has grabbed world attention this week after it infected and killed people in China. Scientists have been scrambling to learn whether it could potentially spark a global pandemic.

04/04/2013

Elvis Presley (AP Photo)

Vegas-related exhibit opening at Elvis’ Graceland

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) – A new exhibit opening at Graceland showcases Elvis Presley’s strong connection to Las Vegas, where he performed and vacationed.

03/05/2013

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Cake-cutting, new exhibit mark Elvis’ birthday

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Elvis Presley fans from as far as Japan and Brazil gathered Tuesday in Memphis to sing “Happy Birthday” to the late rock ‘n’ roll icon on the day he would have turned 78.

01/08/2013

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