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Glen Campbell Moves Back Into Full-Time Care Facility Read More: Glen Campbell Moves Back Into Full-Time Care Facility

By Sterling Whitaker November 10, 2015 3:00 PM Glen Campbell‘s wife has been forced to make the heartbreaking decision to return the ailing country star to a full-time memory care facility as his battle with Alzheimer’s progresses. Kim Campbell brought her husband home in September after placing him in a full-time care facility in 2014. […]

Legendary Songwriter Allen Toussaint Dies on Tour

HE WAS 77 By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff Posted Nov 10, 2015 11:56 AM CST (NEWSER) – Allen Toussaint, the legendary New Orleans musician responsible for such classics as “Lady Marmalade” and “Working in a Coal Mine,” had just given a concert in Spain Monday night when rescue workers were called to his hotel early Tuesday. […]

Free meals for Veterans Day

Posted: Nov 10, 2015 9:14 PM CSTUpdated: Nov 10, 2015 9:17 PM CST Posted by Bob Burks  JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) – More than 30 national restaurant chains provide free food and drink to veterans and active duty military personnel. You’ll need proof of status as a current or former member of the military. […]

Demonstrators protest no indictment of Memphis police officer

By Katie Fretland of The Commercial Appeal Updated: Yesterday 8:06 p.m The mother of Darrius Stewart thrust a photo of her son in a white suit and green bow tie above her head. A cry of “Black Lives Matter” spread throughout the crowd around her. About 100 people gathered Tuesday outside the Shelby County Criminal Justice […]

Grizzlies trade Beno Udrih and Jarnell Stokes to Miami for Mario Chalmers and James Ennis

Updated: Yesterday 8:26 p.m Mired in a three-game losing streak and an uninspired start to this season, the Grizzlies tweaked their roster after just eight games. Memphis acquired point guard Mario Chalmers and forward James Ennis from the Miami Heat on Tuesday afternoon in exchange for veteran guard Beno Udrih and second-year forward Jarnell Stokes. […]

Campbell’s Hopes Recipe Change Will Boost Sales

SO LONG, CELERY By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff Posted Nov 10, 2015 4:20 PM CST (NEWSER) – Campbell’s is tinkering with its chicken soup recipe to appeal to millennials, multicultural families, and same-sex parents—among others, the New York Timesreports. The company is removing ingredients that have fallen out of favor with customers—potassium chloride, monosodium glutamate, disodium […]

Lufthansa cancels 930 flights Wednesday due to strike

Updated 3:58 pm, Tuesday, November 10, 2015 BERLIN (AP) — Lufthansa has canceled 930 flights scheduled for Wednesday at three hubs in Germany after efforts failed to halt an ongoing strike by flight attendants. The cancellations affect 100,000 travelers going to or from Frankfurt, Munich and Duesseldorf. They were announced even as the airline and the […]

Crash blocks traffic on the I-55 Bridge

POSTED BY ERIC LIPFORD, UPDATED AT 05:44AM, NOVEMBER 11, 2015 MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Traffic is crawling across the Interstate 55 Bridge into Arkansas after an overnight crash. The accident happened around 4 a.m. Wednesday in the northbound lanes. Right now, traffic is barely getting through — only a few cars at a time. Traffic is backed up to […]

Steven Tyler Launches Charity for Abused Girls, ‘Janie’s Fund’

Sarah Begley @SCBegley  Nov. 9, 2015 The charity takes its name from the Aerosmith song “Janie’s Got a Gun” Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler has announced a new charity dedicated to helping girls who have suffered sexual abuse, called “Janie’s Fund” after Aerosmith’s 1989 song “Janie’s Got a Gun.” The fund, announced on Twitter with the hashtag […]