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Journey of service continues for Edward L. Stanton III

President Obama makes his choice to fill the U.S. District Court vacancy for the state’s Western District.

President Obama makes his choice to fill the U.S. District Court vacancy for the state’s Western District.

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Grizzlies reflect on season, needs, Gasol and more

Players still searching for answers to many of the same questions they had this time last year.

Players still searching for answers to many of the same questions they had this time last year.

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Ashante Hodges to direct community development for Methodist North

MOVING ON UP: She will be responsible for advancing the hospital’s growth pillar by assisting in the expansion of North’s service area and the coordination of community outreach activities.

MOVING ON UP: She will be responsible for advancing the hospital’s growth pillar by assisting in the expansion of North’s service area and the coordination of community outreach activities.

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‘Breaking News’: D.A.R.E graduates 1,000 children;

Where was the media?

Where was the media?

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‘B.B. played what he felt’

Memories flow as the ‘King of the Blues’ passes; Procession on Beale Street set for May 27.

Memories flow as the ‘King of the Blues’ passes; Procession on Beale Street set for May 27.

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Stop it! Single parents do care

Time to shift the conversation to removing barriers to engagement.

Time to shift the conversation to removing barriers to engagement.

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‘Dance Crash’ anchored by Memphis’ Brandee Evans

One-hour special May 30 on OWN.

One-hour special May 30 on OWN.

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says hate crimes decline

Anti-black or African American bias accounted for 54.1 percent of all racial biases in 2014.

Anti-black or African American bias accounted for 54.1 percent of all racial biases in 2014.

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FTC: Family raised $187M for cancer, spent most of it on themselves

Federal Trade Commission cracks down on cancer-charity fraud based in Tennessee.

Federal Trade Commission cracks down on cancer-charity fraud based in Tennessee.

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More than half of city’s backlogged rape kits tested

Sexual Assault Kit Taskforce’s June-October agenda includes awareness and prevention efforts:

Sexual Assault Kit Taskforce’s June-October agenda includes awareness and prevention efforts:

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‘No Refusal’ enforcement in full affect for Memorial Day weekend

In the Memphis District and elsewhere, state troopers have the OK to seek search warrants for blood samples in cases involving suspected impaired drivers.

In the Memphis District and elsewhere, state troopers have the OK to seek search warrants for blood samples in cases involving suspected impaired drivers.

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Why clean energy matters?

The environmental community has not been as effective as possible in showing how energy choices significantly affect communities of color.

The environmental community has not been as effective as possible in showing how energy choices significantly affect communities of color.

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U of M Tigers update: Stoudamire returns, point guard added

Offseason moves reflect plans to improve Tiger basketball with coaching changes and roster additions.

Offseason moves reflect plans to improve Tiger basketball with coaching changes and roster additions.

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Haslam OKs creating 48-hour waiting period for abortion

Legislation signed into law is the result of voters giving state lawmakers more power to regulate abortions.

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Top five wealthiest hip-hop artists of 2015, according to Forbes

Annual list ranges from $735 million to $150 million, with Sean “Diddy” Combs on top.

Annual list ranges from $735 million to $150 million, with Sean “Diddy” Combs on top.

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African immigrants: Highly educated and underemployed in America

Sub-Saharan immigrants in particular are encountering more barriers to the U.S. workforce than non-African immigrants.

Sub-Saharan immigrants in particular are encountering more barriers to the U.S. workforce than non-African immigrants.

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Duke professor defends comments comparing African Americans, Asians

Despite online posts labeled “noxious” and racist, political science professor says he trying to help with Dr. King’s battle to “overcome and create a melting pot America.”

Despite online posts labeled “noxious” and racist, political science professor says he trying to help with Dr. King’s battle to “overcome and create a melting pot America.”

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Vivica A. Fox, Tyson Beckford & Robert Ri’chard – The ‘Chocolate City’ interview

Any truth to the rumor that Vivica’s dating the hunky co-star who plays her son?

Any truth to the rumor that Vivica’s dating the hunky co-star who plays her son?

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Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj lead with BET Awards nominations

Six nominations each for the top contenders; Awards show in L.A. on June 28.

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Tom Brady and the privilege of whiteness

If the New England Patriots’ quarterback were black, the conversation wouldn’t be about NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell or the system but how the lack of a work ethic and morals led him to cut corners.

If the New England Patriots’ quarterback were black, the conversation wouldn’t be about NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell or the system but how the lack of a work ethic and morals led him to cut corners.

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