VOL. 130 | NO. 123 | Thursday, June 25, 2015
The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. is proposing to remove the statue of Confederate General, slave trader and Ku Klux Klan Grand Wizard Nathan Bedford Forrest from the park formerly named in his honor.
Knowledge Quest to build packhouse for Green Leaf Learning Farm
Second in a series of profiles on the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis’ GiVE 365 grantees.
Executives of Nike Inc. are in Memphis Friday, June 26, to formally open the $301 million expansion of the sports shoe and apparel giant’s Northridge distribution center at 3100 New Frayser Boulevard.
Scratch those plans for a new Hotel Overton where the French Quarter Inn now sits in Overton Square.
The head of the Downtown Memphis Commission says the skyscraper at 100 N. Main St. suffers from “weak” ownership and that the building would probably be better off with a new, deep-pocketed owner.
Matthew Patrick, owner and managing member of Patrick Accounting and Tax Services, has launched a new payroll services firm.
The team launching Nashville-based Pinnacle Financial Partners’ expansion into the Memphis market is getting bigger.
Baptist Memorial Health Care and the Church Health Center have teamed up to launch a new family medicine residency that involves recruiting a group of residents in waves, with the first batch starting work next summer.
The end of the budget season at City Hall can be a festive occasion.
Ray’s take: We talk a lot about budgets in financial planning, but less often about the type of spending we should do. Finances, like so much in life, are personal.
“Whatever can go wrong will go wrong.” That’s a common wording for the epigram that we call “Murphy’s Law.” Granted, others have said it somewhat differently.
If Gov. Bill Haslam is trying to build political capital, he’s making the right move by trying to light a fire under local officials.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A light blue jumpsuit worn by Elvis Presley during concerts in 1973 is one of more than 170 items being auctioned at Graceland in August.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two former Vanderbilt football players who were convicted in January of raping an unconscious fellow student and jailed have been released on bond.
NEW YORK (AP) — The owner of Stop & Shop and Giant will tie up with the parent company of Food Lion, creating a $29 billion grocer that will be in a stronger position to compete with Wal-Mart and other discount retailers.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy contracted in the first three months of the year, just not as much as previously estimated. More recent data show that the weakness was largely temporary, with a rebound in the works for the April-June quarter.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's top railroad regulator said Wednesday she will enforce a Dec. 31 deadline for commuter and freight railroads to install safety technology that experts say could have prevented a deadly Amtrak derailment last month.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Several independent music label groups, including those representing Adele, Arcade Fire and Radiohead, say they can now support Apple Music after Apple reversed a decision not to pay royalties during the 90-day free trial period and adjusted other terms.