LOCAL NEWS

 

REPORT: Author Salman Rushdie Stabbed On Stage in NY

REPORT: Author Salman Rushdie Stabbed On Stage in NY

Novelist Salman Rushdie, who has death threats from Iran, was allegedly stabbed on stage Friday in Chautauqua, New York. Click here to get the KWAM NewsTalk Memphis App — your number one source for political news in the Mid-South.  A man stormed the Chautauqua...

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Le Bonheur Doctor Tells Parents How Much Sleep Kids Need

Le Bonheur Doctor Tells Parents How Much Sleep Kids Need

Going back to school means getting to bed earlier. Dr. Jason Yaun, division chief of outpatient pediatrics at Le Bonheur Children's Hospital, shared the importance of routines and schedules for children returning to the classroom on Wake Up Memphis Thursday. Click...

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Memphis Firefighter David Pleasant Killed in Crash

Memphis Firefighter David Pleasant Killed in Crash

UPDATE: Memphis Fire Department driver David Pleasant died after a crash Wednesday night, according to officials. "Our hearts are heavy as we lift up prayers for his family, friends, and Memphis Fire Department brothers and sisters," MFD Fire Chief Gina Y. Sweat said...

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COVID-19 NEWS

 

BULLETIN: President Biden Tests Positive for COVID-19

BULLETIN: President Biden Tests Positive for COVID-19

President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19, the White House announced Thursday morning. https://twitter.com/ABC/status/1550125959277228035?s=20&t=qhQjRLgALUnuXbTecX62bQ White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre released a statement following the...

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Bomb Explosion in Germantown: Another Bomb Defused

Bomb Explosion in Germantown: Another Bomb Defused

A bomb explosion in a Germantown neighborhood last night has residents on edge this morning. Germantown police were called to the area of Farmington and Cordes after reports of an explosion Wednesday evening. One bomb detonated; the other bomb was defused by the...

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KWAM Set to Broadcast from Germantown Charity Horse Show

KWAM Set to Broadcast from Germantown Charity Horse Show

The Chett and Sherrie Show is back on the road. The two will broadcast the popular weekend program from the Germantown Charity Horse Show this weekend. FOLLOW THE CHETT AND SHERRIE SHOW ON FACEBOOK The local horse show is celebrating its 73rd anniversary, CLICK HERE...

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