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Tigers sweat out one against Southern Illinois

by Terry Davis, Special to The New Tri-State Defender The question entering the University of Memphis' homecoming  football game against the Southern Illinois Salukis was...

Watch: Segregated Schools, Then and Now

The Little Rock Nine made history 60 years ago when they became the first black students to enroll in an all-white high school in...

Tamar Braxton says she’s retiring from music to save marriage

(Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) Tamar Braxton‘s new album, Bluebird of Happiness, is going to be her last.In an interview with ET, Braxton explained that she...

Titans see 33-27 win over Seahawks as proof they can compete

  Photos by Warren Roseborough Story by Teresa M. Walker, AP Pro Football Writer NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans believe they can play with the NFL's...

Tennessee church shooting suspect charged with murder

By KRISTIN M. HALL and JOHN RABY, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The pastor shouted "Run, run, gunshots!" and congregants hid under pews or in...

In the NFL, a show of unity from London to the U.S. Raiders’ all-black...

HYATTSVILLE, Maryland – As nightfall approached Sunday, the NFL’s unprecedented show of unity was almost complete. Across a league determined to respond in solidarity,...

Ask Dr. Kevin: Debunking the Myths Around Sickle Cell Disease

By Dr. Kevin Williams (Chief Medical Officer, Pfizer Rare Disease Unit) This article is the second installment in the “Ask Dr. Kevin” series, brought to...

Angela White

The “A Question of Faith” Interview with Kam WilliamsWhite's Insights! Angela White is a film producer, talent and business affairs executive and...

A second-chancer’s thoughts on ‘facts lost in the fire’

 By Kelvin Cowans, Special to TSDMemphis.com Watching the evening news, I am reminded of my life and how it once swung as if a pendulum...

Fox News correspondents speak out against ‘disgusting’ NFL Anthem kneelers

(YouTube)The other day President Trump began slamming the NFL and players who kneel during the anthem, calling them “sons of b—ches” who deserved to...