VOL. 130 | NO. 141 | Wednesday, July 22, 2015
FedEx Corp. has agreed to purchase 50 additional 767-300F jets from Boeing, the largest single order for large jets in the company’s history.
A discussion among Memphis City Council members about redistricting Tuesday, July 21, turned into the idea of changing the structure of the council to single-member districts and discarding the multi-member super districts the council has had since 1995.
Calvary Rescue Mission is expanding to serve more homeless men
It was 1997 and Robert Oliver was addicted to crack cocaine, living a lonely life on the mean streets of Memphis.
Over the weekend, Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. and Memphis Police Director Toney Armstrong talked by phone about the death of Darrius Stewart.
Just two months after landing at Memphis International Airport, Allegiant Air is expanding its service.
Darrius Stewart and Troy Goode died a day apart on different sides of the state line while both were in police custody.
Taylor Berger’s new business venture is a bit cooler than the rest of the other concepts he’s helped launched in the city – cool, as in, sub-zero.
Memphis’ emerging status as a hub of medical device activity is getting some major international recognition this month via honors flowing to two startups being incubated here.
How much a candidate raises in an election season attracts a lot of attention, and the second-quarter fundraising numbers for the Oct. 8 Memphis elections are still trickling out.
Dr. Charles L. Hughes has been named director of Rhodes College’s Memphis Center, an academic hub focused on the human experience of the Memphis and Mid-South region. He will be teaching classes on Memphis history and culture, coordinating student projects and developing programs, and also will be continuing his own research on the area.
Curiosity may have killed the cat – but in sales, curiosity can almost always close the deal.
Now that the Greece flare up and China arrhythmia have subsided, let’s perform a quick physical on the markets to reassess the vitals.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A task force appointed by Gov. Bill Haslam to look at prison sentencing is considering recommendations for longer prison terms.
JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a hospital has agreed to pay $510,000 to resolve allegations that it billed Medicare and Medicaid for unnecessary heart procedures.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — An uncle of the man who killed four Marines and a sailor in attacks on Tennessee military sites has been in custody in Jordan since a day after the attack, a lawyer said Tuesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup will refund $700 million to consumers and will pay $70 million in fines for illegal and deceptive credit card practices, the bank and federal regulators said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell last month in 21 U.S. states and were unchanged in 17, as widespread job growth and a shrinking workforce reduce the ranks of those out of work.
NEW YORK (AP) — The number of global fliers is expected to more than double in the next two decades. In order to carry all those extra passengers, airlines are turning to a technology very few can make work on a large scale: converting trash into fuel.