VOL. 128 | NO. 233 | Thursday, November 28, 2013
If you’re wondering where Memphis fashion designer Derrick Gooden gets his talent, you could say it’s in his jeans.
Grant brings facelift to Shelby Farms Park’s popular Tour de Wolf
Footprints and fat tires have taken their toll on the Tour de Wolf Trail at Shelby Farms Park, and signs of its overuse are evident all along the roughly 6-mile path.
Two planned high-profile grocery stores will be seeking regulatory approval in the coming weeks.
Bitcoin has arrived in Memphis.
F. Scott Fitzgerald once said there were no second acts in American lives.
Walk up to an ATM, and you’re on camera. Walk into a convenience store, and you’re on camera. Walk onto an NBA court during game time, and you’re not only on camera but every movement you make – or don’t make – will be tracked, sifted, analyzed.
One man, one room, one micro-fridge stocked with diet soda.
MEMPHIS LAW TALK
Latosha Dexter, an attorney with Rainey Kizer Reviere & Bell PLC, has been named board chair of Girls Inc. of Memphis, as well as the organization’s Mentor of the Year.
Although John Carroll didn’t grow up a part of Memphis, the city has become a part of him.
LOOK FOR THE WONDER. REPEAT. I wrote about this last year. This year, just last week, it happened again.
Ray’s Take There’s a billion-dollar reason the racks of magazines, candy, and soft drinks are right by the checkout counters and at check-out on many a website. It’s called impulse buying, and it’s as bad for your budget as those candy bars are for your waistline.
“Virtue is like a rich stone, best plain set.” Francis Bacon wrote that.
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. consumers' confidence in the economy fell in November to the lowest level in seven months, dragged down by greater concerns about hiring and pay in the coming months.
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. home prices rose more slowly in September than in August, a sign that weaker sales are preventing the kinds of sharp price gains that occurred earlier this year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. developers received approval in October to build apartments at the fastest pace in five years, a trend that could boost economic growth in the final three months of the year.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to referee another dispute over President Barack Obama's health care law, whether businesses can use religious objections to escape a requirement to cover birth control for employees.