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The Montgomery area food bank will celebrate the grand opening of their newly expanded facility. The expansion was built onto the existing facility on Trade Center Street.The newly expanded facility isMore >>
The Montgomery area food bank will celebrate the grand opening of their newly expanded facility. The expansion was built onto the existing facility on Trade Center Street.More >>
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The strategically positioned southeastern Ukraine town of Novoazovsk appears firmly under the control of Russia-backed separatists as concerns grow about the opening of a new front in the Ukraine conflict.More >>
"Russian forces have entered Ukraine," the country's president declared Thursday, cancelling a foreign trip and calling an emergency meeting of his security council. Reports from analysts to separatist rebels to NATO...More >>
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The search area for a missing Malaysian airliner in the southern Indian Ocean has been refined based on the latest analysis, while the investigation into how the plane came to crash cannot proceed until the...More >>
Just weeks before the hunt for the missing Malaysian airliner is set to resume, an Australian official said Thursday that the sprawling search area in the southern Indian Ocean may be extended farther south based on a new...More >>
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A Butler County family can't believe that the man convicted of their loved one's death has been allowed to leave prison and work near where they live and where the crime happened. Bobby Ray McCombs brothersMore >>
A Butler County family can't believe that the man convicted of their loved one's death has been allowed to leave prison and work near where they live and where the crime happened.
MEMPHIS, TN - (WMC-TV) – Never before seen video of MLK assassin James
Earl Ray's extradition, incarceration, and prosecution were released Tuesday by
the Shelby County Register's office, which runs the archives.
Some of the video, which was
shot by sheriff's deputies using newly purchased cameras, shows then-sheriff
Bill Morris reading Ray his rights on an airplane.
"You have the right to
remain silent," said Morris as Ray is flown back to Memphis from overseas.
Ray, wearing a bullet proof
vest, is later seen booked, strip searched, and placed in a holding cell at the
The newly released video was
recently converted to a digital format. The Shelby County Register's
office regularly releases historic materials.
Video released Tuesday
includes coverage of the hearing during which James Earl Ray pleaded guilty.
The documentation of attendees is part of that segment.
WMC-TV," said a former Action News 5 reporter
who covered the proceedings.
"Samuel Billy Kyles,
Memphis," said assassination witness Rev. Billy Kyles before he entered
Former sheriff and county
mayor Bill Morris said he looks forward to seeing the video after all these
Meanwhile, Register Tom
Leatherwood said the video gives the public the opportunity to view historical
events, important to Memphis and the nation, as they happened.