Jennifer Biggs

Two years ago, the Commercial Appeal food writer compiled her second list of “100 Memphis Foods to Eat Before You Die.” Despite her own resistance, she’s done it again.

… and that means tailgating!

Jasmin Merdan /

When finding new words to describe business transactions goes awry, it could lead to a very antagonistic doctor visit. Let's rein in the pompous verbosity.

With hits such as “Soul Man” and “Hold On, I’m Coming,” the singing duo Sam & Dave were among the top artists on the Stax roster. Sam Moore, 80, talks with us about  his music and his career. 

A seven-year drop in Shelby County’s teen birthrate shines a spotlight on organizations such as A Step Ahead Foundation, which offer access to costlier -- and more reliable -- birth control methods.

Memphis Made Brewing Company

Germans, as well as folks across the world, will be raising mugs in honor of Oktoberfest this month.

Christopher Blank

On today's Culture Desk, Scott Morris of the Church Health Center says that the renovation to the formerly abandoned Sears warehouse -- called Crosstown Concourse -- could affect the overall health of Memphis.

Jennifer Chandler

This weekend, Opera Memphis will be performing Pagliacci.

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Newsweek Magazine reported that 40 percent of apparel bought online is returned. And 60 percent of returns are size problems. What's the deal with varying companies using different measurements for "the same size?" 

Mike Davis

Mike Davis helps explain how we might change the one billion people live in fetid conditions, including 80% of those urbanites in the underdeveloped world according to the United Nations.