VOL. 129 | NO. 75 | Thursday, April 17, 2014
Foreclosure activity is one of those things where even declines are not as always universally cheered.
TSA PreCheck lands at Memphis International
Andrew Taylor flies out of Memphis International Airport frequently for business and leisure.
The president of the American Bar Association sees at least a discussion on the way about a “civil Gideon” – a requirement that a citizen who cannot afford an attorney in a civil court proceeding should have one appointed by the court.
This season the Memphis Redbirds are celebrating their 15th year playing at AutoZone Park and the stadium at Third and Union is still a head-turner, even after all these years.
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series on Carnival Memphis’ annual Business & Industry Salute, which this year is trucking.
It’s usually a quick bottom line for any local government budget proposal – does it mean a property tax hike?
If the city is going to spend money on a renovation of the Southbrook Mall in Whitehaven, it should be part of a larger plan for Whitehaven and tie in to the aerotropolis concept.
Some people are born into politics; others grow into a political career. For Tennessee Rep. Sherry Jones, it was a little bit of both.
Frustrating. A word often used to describe computers, smartphones, tablets and, quite often, the stock market.
Despite the federal prohibition of “online gambling,” fantasy sports are cropping up everywhere – especially last month during March Madness and now as baseball season gets underway.
To file or not to file? For an extension, that is. Indeed, this is the question. For mid-April is upon us yet again.
MEMPHIS (AP) – City officials say they have tested more than 4,000 sexual assault kits and generated 14 indictments from evidence found in them, as they try to reduce a backlog of more than 12,000 rape kits that sat untested since the 1980s.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Tennessee could electrocute death row inmates if lethal injection drugs are unavailable, under legislation what won approval Wednesday in the state House.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The recitation of a little-known "Salute to the Flag of Tennessee" in the state Senate is often met with confusion with visitors to the upper chamber of the General Assembly.
NASHVILLE (AP) – Gov. Bill Haslam's signature proposal to create a program that would cover tuition at two-year colleges for any high school graduate is headed to his desk after passing the House on Tuesday.
NASHVILLE (AP) – A special committee of lawmakers on Tuesday recommended that the testing component of Tennessee's Common Core education standards be delayed for one year.
NASHVILLE (AP) – The state House has voted to express "profound regret" for slavery and segregation in Tennessee, but stopped short of an outright apology.
NEW YORK (AP) – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on adjusting its policy to respond to unforeseen challenges.
WASHINGTON (AP) – A Federal Reserve survey shows economic growth picking up across most of the United States over the past two months as bitter winter weather subsided.