Processional on Beale Street in Memphis honors B.B. King

Published May. 27 2015 @ 1:22pm

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The city of Memphis is saying farewell to blues legend B.B. King with a tribute and processional down Beale Street.

Court releases theater shooting suspect's notebook

Published May. 27 2015

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - Colorado theater shooting gunman James Holmes' notebook full of scrawled writings and stick-figure drawings was made...

FIFA suspends 11 people over soccer corruption cases

Published May. 27 2015

ZURICH (AP) - FIFA has suspended 11 people, including two of its vice presidents, from all football-related activities following a...

Point Park fees rise Monday

Published May. 27 2015

Fees to enter Point Park atop Lookout Mountain are rising Monday.

FBI: Surveillance tools in jeopardy amid Patriot Act debate

Published May. 27 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - As Congress wrestles over renewing the Patriot Act's bulk collection of Americans' phone records, federal law enforcement...

Rand Paul blames GOP hawks for rise of ISIS

Published May. 27 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is blaming his own party for the rise of the Islamic State...

Saudi-led airstrikes on police headquarters kill 45 in Yemen

Published May. 27 2015

SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Saudi-led airstrikes struck a headquarters for police commandos in Yemen's capital Wednesday, killing at least 45...

Republican Rick Santorum launching second White House run

Published May. 27 2015

WASHINGTON - A spokesman for Rick Santorum says the former Pennsylvania senator is running for president.

Chattanooga Update: Local corpse abuser wants new trial

Published May. 27 2015

Police say a man was shot near Parkridge Medical Center.

Punishing storms in Texas test government emergency response

Published May. 27 2015

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) - Deadly severe weather over the long holiday weekend tested government alert and evacuation procedures, as officials...

GA daycare facing repairs after vehicle slams into building

Published May. 27 2015

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The owner of a daycare says she's working to repair her building after a vehicle crashed into...

Pentagon chief's take on Iraqis undercuts Obama's strategy

Published May. 27 2015

WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Ash Carter's blunt assessment that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight" undermines a central premise...

Craft? Micro? Increasingly, nanobrews slake local thirst

Published May. 27 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - In a nondescript industrial park, beer geeks line up several times a week outside Bissell Brothers...

Rick Santorum faces steep climb in second White House run

Published May. 27 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - He exceeded the political world's expectations by scoring a second-place finish in the race for the Republican...

Pakistan vintage car collectors preserve a part of history

Published May. 27 2015

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan (AP) - For an elite but passionate group of vintage car collectors in Pakistan, restoring antique rides is...

Colorado theater shooter describes obsession to kill in notebook

Published May. 27 2015

CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- In a brown spiral notebook titled "Of Life," Colorado theater shooter James Holmes scrawled a self-diagnosis of...

Swiss police detain soccer officials ahead of FIFA congress

Published May. 27 2015

ZURICH -- Six soccer officials were arrested and detained by Swiss police on Wednesday pending extradition at the request of...

Kershaw, Dodgers breeze to 8-0 win over Braves

Published May. 27 2015

LOS ANGELES -- Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an...

4 Taliban militants die in attack in Afghan capital

Published May. 27 2015

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital ended in the early hours of...

Floodwaters deepen in Houston after city gets more rain

Published May. 27 2015

HOUSTON -- Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost a foot more of rain on...