VOL. 124 | NO. 228 | Thursday, November 19, 2009
The search for a new chief executive officer to lead The Regional Medical Center at Memphis has been narrowed to two candidates.
It didn’t take long for the Goodwyn Condominiums at 127 Madison Ave. to get back on track. Just two months after foreclosing on more than 80 percent of the historic building, First Tennessee Bank NA has taken steps to finish 21 unsold units and put them on the market.
While Dr. Seth Yoser awaits sentencing on 35 counts of federal fraud charges, the physicians who turned him in are dealing with the damage to the Eye Specialty Group in East Memphis, where the ophthalmologist was a partner.
Kyle M. Wiggins is ready to get behind the wheel.
Joe Ford’s picture on the fourth floor of the Shelby County Administration Building came down minutes after he won the appointment Tuesday as interim Shelby County mayor.
The former president of Yellow Cab Co. in Memphis has won almost $700,000 in damages in an arbitration claim against local brokerage firm Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc.
As Shelby County Commissioners were appointing an interim county mayor this week, the Metro Charter Commission was working four floors above them at the County Administration Building in only its second meeting.
Barry F. White, a member of Farris Bobango Branan PLC, has been named to the Best Lawyers in America 2010 edition in the area of Real Estate Law.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Democratic candidates seeking the nomination to succeed Gov. Phil Bredesen will have do so without the incumbent's help.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A legislative panel that drew the ire of Gov. Phil Bredesen for delaying approval of a contract to operate a biofuels plant in East Tennessee agreed Wednesday on funding for the project.
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – More than $100 million could be coming to Tennessee under a spending bill for veterans programs and military construction projects approved by the Senate.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - State health officials say more than 33,000 calls have been received at a toll-free line created more than three years ago to help Tennesseans quit smoking.
NEW YORK (AP) - Medtronic reported Wednesday it is responding to a warning letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration about procedures at the Minnesota headquarters of its heart implants division.
WASHINGTON - The budding economic recovery isn't getting much help from the home-building industry, which normally creates jobs and drives growth when a recession ends.
NEW YORK (AP) - Citigroup Inc. reported its chief financial officer and co-head of global markets are getting raises, while CEO Vikram Pandit will continue to collect a salary of $1 per year.
NEW YORK (AP) - The North American Securities Administrators Association says Wells Fargo has agreed to repurchase about $1.3 billion in soured auction-rate securities from clients.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A group of House Democrats are stepping up demands for greater transparency from the Federal Reserve after reports that the Fed mishandled the bailout of insurance giant American International Group Inc.