VOL. 125 | NO. 88 | Thursday, May 6, 2010
Thaddeus Matthews’ departure Friday as host of a 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. talk show at KWAM-AM 990 came with something frequently associated with the hot-button radio personality: fireworks.
Christie Medical Holdings Inc. has updated the vascular imaging device it acquired from Luminetx Corp. with the VeinViewer Vision, a more compact model that has a broader range of options.
The Tennessee General Assembly has passed legislation to allow a one-time coverage fee that hospitals would pay on a per patient basis to offset losses in federal funding because of state budget cutbacks.
The value of Shelby County’s pension fund hit an 18-month high in March.
Like many people in the country, Don McCrory is keeping a close eye on the Gulf of Mexico.
Ordinarily, Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston PC attorney Paul Morris would have stepped down in 2010 as president of Memphis Area Legal Services Inc., but he felt compelled to stay for MALS’ 40th anniversary – and the opportunity it presents to promote the cause.
Consumers bought less clothing and footwear in April than they did in the same month last year but opened their wallets for electronics, major appliances and status goods, purchase data released Wednesday show.
It didn’t work for Myron Lowery in last year’s special election for Memphis mayor.
Leonard’s BBQ is applying for a beer permit and will soon open for lunch on Saturdays.
NASHVILLE (AP) — Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen has written a book about his proposal to improve the American health care system.
NASHVILLE (AP) — Nashville Mayor Karl Dean estimates the damage from weekend flooding could easily top $1 billion.
NASHVILLE (AP) — Gov. Phil Bredesen said Wednesday he's still waiting for a Republican plan to close Tennessee's budget gap, and he's hoping to "find some common ground" once he gets it.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has banned until further notice recreational boating in both the Tennessee and Cumberland rivers, including two of the most popular lakes in western Kentucky.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Members of the Arkansas congressional delegation are announcing a federal grant to help low-income Arkansans save on heating and cooling costs.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government's explosive borrowing has hit a turning point: It's expected to drop 18 percent this year after setting a record high last year. The brighter picture is due to higher tax revenue and less government spending as the economy has improved.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate has voted to remove a $50 billion bank liquidation fund from a broad financial regulation bill.
NEW YORK (AP) – The service sector expanded in April, with business activity accelerating at the strongest pace in four years.