VOL. 125 | NO. 91 | Tuesday, May 11, 2010
As the housing market begins a slow but steady comeback, the condominium sector is contributing its part after a particularly dreadful slump.
Banks pull out all stops for service
Banks try a little of everything to get customers in the door and build goodwill in the communities they serve.
The oldest bar and restaurant on Beale Street marks its 25th anniversary in June with more of the same – live music.
The Daily News Online and Senior Reporter Andy Meek took top honors in the annual Associated Press state awards over the weekend.
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. takes his choice for a new city Human Resources director to the City Council Tuesday in committee sessions.
One of the city’s largest charitable foundations is in a better position to give because its investments beat market indexes.
11481 Gulf Stream Ave., Arlington, TN 38002, Permit Amount: $2.2 Million -
Wright Medical Group Inc. has filed a $2.2 million building permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to renovate its recently acquired building at 11481 Gulf Stream Ave. near its Arlington campus.
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NASHVILLE (AP) — U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan said the government has told all Federal Housing Administration lenders to put a 90-day moratorium on foreclosures for areas hit by recent flooding.
NASHVILLE (AP) — The Tennessee Supreme Court has said that it will extend the deadlines of all court filings in Nashville by one month because of the severe flooding in Music City.
NASHVILLE (AP) — What do a set of Williamsburg chandeliers, a French marble-topped desk and a redwood sauna have in common?
CHATTANOOGA (AP) — After getting greeted with a standing ovation in Chattanooga, an audience of some 500 people sat in silence after Republican U.S. Sen. Bob Corker talked in his hometown about the nation's financial future.
NASHVILLE (AP) — Democratic leaders said Monday they're concerned about a Senate Republican proposal to eliminate $113 million in one-time bonuses for state employees and teachers as part of a plan to close Tennessee's budget gap.
WASHINGTON (AP) – In a major victory for organized labor, unions will have an easier time signing up airline and railroad workers after the Obama administration Monday changed a 76-year-old U.S. rule on union elections.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The leaders for major securities exchanges have agreed in principle to a uniform system of "circuit breakers" that would slow trading during periods of intense market volatility, U.S. regulators said Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — America's top CEOs are set for a once-in-a-lifetime pay bonanza.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Mississippi River remains open to commercial traffic and no ships enering the waterway have yet required cleaning because of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
NEW YORK (AP) — Oil snapped a four-day losing streak and rebounded from last week's sell-off, rising to $78 a barrel Monday before reversing some gains after Europe and the IMF pledged nearly $1 trillion to help defend the embattled euro.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama nominated Solicitor General Elena Kagan to the Supreme Court on Monday, declaring the former Harvard Law School dean "one of the nation's foremost legal minds." She would be the court's youngest justice and give it three female members for the first time.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Fannie Mae has again asked taxpayers for more money — this time $8.4 billion — after reporting another steep loss for the first quarter. The taxpayer bill for rescuing Fannie and its sibling Freddie Mac has grown to $145 billion — and the final tally could be much higher.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Letting young adults stay on their parents' health insurance until they turn 26 will nudge premiums nearly 1 percent higher for employer plans, the government said in an estimate released Monday.