VOL. 124 | NO. 141 | Tuesday, July 21, 2009
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The TBI is investigating an alleged attempt to extort $10,000 from state Sen. Paul Stanley, of Germantown.
Two regulatory bodies took enforcement action against Memphis-based Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. Tuesday morning.
The probe of corruption at the Shelby County Clerk’s office moved into federal court Tuesday afternoon as four people pleaded guilty to federal charges.
Duncan Aiken realizes he’s taking a risk by opening a restaurant during a prolonged recession at the same location where a previous one failed.
Don Culbreath has about 200 acres for sale in Chickasaw Trails Industrial Park, a 2,600-acre site in Marshall County, Miss., but so far no one has shown any interest in buying the land.
City of Memphis officials say a local judge should decline to hear Memphis City Schools’ emergency request for city funding to help pay its budget for the 2009-2010 school year.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Morgan Stanley on Monday agreed to pay a $500,000 penalty to settle federal regulators' charges that it misled customers in its Nashville office about the money management firms it recommended and from which it received commissions.
SABINAL, Texas (AP) – Under the Obama administration’s economic stimulus plan, needy communities were supposed to be first in line for money to rebuild highways and jump start the economy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - With the U.S. economy expected to emerge this year from the longest recession since World War II, business forecasters are feeling a bit less gloomy about the future.
BRUSSELS (AP) - World steel output plunged 21.3 percent in the first six months of 2009 from a year ago, the main steel industry group said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama pushed back hard against Republican critics of his health care overhaul plan Monday, vowing to fight "the politics of the moment" but gave ground on his tight timetable for passage of legislation.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal government has devoted $4.7 trillion to help the financial sector through its crisis, a watchdog report said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House is being forced to acknowledge the wide gap between its once-upbeat predictions about the economy and today's bleak landscape.
BOSTON (AP) - Reporters and editors at The Boston Globe are set to vote for a second time on whether to accept a new contract that gives the financially struggling newspaper $10 million in concessions.