FedEx Logistics establishing new HQ in downtown Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx Logistics is establishing a new headquarters in downtown Memphis, Tennessee, and bringing 700 jobs along with it. FedEx Logistics CEO Richard W. Smith and...

Electrolux closing Memphis plant, reinvesting in Springfield

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Swedish appliance maker Electrolux says it is stopping production at its Memphis, Tennessee, factory while investing $250 million in a separate facility in the state. ...

Volkswagen to build electric vehicles at Tennessee plant

German automaker Volkswagen says its factory in Tennessee will be the focus of an $800 million investment in its manufacturing of electric vehicles in North America. Volkswagen said ...

Tennessee GOP leaders: County skirting new immigration law

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee's top Republican lawmakers say the state's biggest county, which includes Memphis, isn't following a new law that prohibits local authorities from requiring a warrant...

Presley's 'Comeback Special' still relevant, 50 years later

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The 1968 television show known as Elvis Presley's comeback special is experiencing its own return and revitalization. Producer Steve Binder, who worked with Pre...

A football weekend turns to tragedy for Tennessee all-stars

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — It was a fun and competitive weekend for a young group of all-stars as they visited Texas and represented Memphis, Tennessee, in a weekend football tournament. ...

Probe ongoing in bus crash that killed 1 child, hurt dozens

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Most of the youth football players and adults who were injured when a charter bus rolled off an interstate and overturned in Arkansas have been released from hospitals, officials...

Storm: 2 dead, several hurt as bus overturns near Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A tour bus overturned on an icy highway ramp south of Memphis on Wednesday, leaving two people dead and several others injured as a pre-winter storm blasted parts of the South wi...

Spanish-language reporter faces deportation from US

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Spanish-language reporter who faces deportation after his arrest while covering an immigration protest in Tennessee says he was unjustly detained and faces danger if sent back ...

Out of power for years, Tennessee Democrats see some hope

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Democrats know something about disappointment. The last time voters chose a governor, the party pinned its hopes on a longshot punchline named Charlie Brown. He was tro...

Forrest's relatives seek millions to move grave from park

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Relatives of Confederate general Nathan Bedford Forrest are demanding $30 million from the city of Memphis, Tennessee, and a nonprofit to move his remains from a park and settle ...

APNewsBreak: 1940 civil rights worker slaying case reopened

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The investigation into the 1940 slaying of civil rights worker Elbert Williams in Tennessee is being reopened. Haywood County District Attorney Garry Brown said...

Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Four candidates who have spent tens of millions of dollars of their own wealth fighting over who is more devoted to President Donald Trump are facing off in the Republican prim...

St. Jude: $100M for children with cancer global outreach

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Tennessee has announced it will invest $100 million to expand its global outreach program in hopes of improving access to medical care fo...

Cyberattack on Tennessee election website preceded outage

An intentional cyberattack and suspicious activity by foreign computers preceded the crash of a website that was reporting results in a Tennessee county's primary elections, a cyber-security firm said...