VOL. 122 | NO. 222 | Wednesday, November 21, 2007
Shelby County Commissioners have taken at least a temporary step back from a construction contractor whose name has surfaced in the most recent federal corruption investigation.
Memphis orthopedic engineers soon will be able to answer questions in a matter of months that used to take decades. Questions like: 'Did my hip modification work?' Or, 'How did my new polyethylene compound endure?'
Dr. William R. Frey recently was selected as the national president of the Alpha Eta Society, the largest scholastic honor for allied health professionals. The organization has more than 60 chapters throughout the U.S.
Memphis City Council members will attend three more meetings together before most of them leave office at the end of the year. As their terms draw to a close, an agenda set by council chairman Tom Marshall back in September is shaping much of the last-minute business the council is pursuing.
KNOXVILLE (AP) - Tennessee's Bob Corker said Monday he is finding his own way in the U.S. Senate.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Medical device maker Medtronic Inc. said Monday that its second-quarter profits dipped 2 percent after it recalled wires for connecting its defibrillator to patients' hearts.