PHILADELPHIA, Miss. (AP) - A wake is planned Monday for five young siblings who died when a sport utility vehicle driven by their father careened off an eastern Mississippi road and into a creek.
The wake is scheduled to start at 2 p.m. at the Pearl River Facility Building in Choctaw. Their funeral is scheduled for Wednesday at the same location.
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton has called for the condemnation and demolition of the now closed Club Crave nightclub in the Beale Street Entertainment District.
But, can Mayor Wharton legally stay true to his vow or is it just a threat that will be hard to follow through on?
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BEEBE, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas town has issued a fireworks ban after dead blackbirds rained down from the sky on the last two New Year's Eves.
The Daily Citizen reports (http://bit.ly/UCI0ua ) the city council in Beebe approved an ordinance this year banning fireworks in areas where blackbirds have been known to roost.
Thousands of dead blackbirds...