VOL. 124 | NO. 146 | Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Tenn. Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey's Office has released a statement that announces the resignation of State Sen. Paul Stanley, R-Germantown, effective Aug. 10.
State Sen. Mark Norris, R-Collierville, is the Majority Leader of the Tennessee Senate and the second Republican this week to call for the resignation of State Sen. Paul Stanley.
The first calls for the resignation of State Sen. Paul Stanley have begun within the Republican Party.
With the predictability of a boomerang, Joseph Lee’s legal fee situation never seems to go away and keeps coming back to where it started.
The Memphis Area Home Builders Association is launching a mortgage protection insurance program that will cover a homebuyer’s principal, interest, taxes and insurance (PITI) for one year if the buyer becomes involuntarily unemployed.
A prolonged recession that increases demands on Mid-South nonprofit organizations while their revenues falter is having a severe impact, according to a report by the Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence.
1115 E. Getwell Loop, Memphis, TN 38111, Permit Amount: $2.1 Million -
The University of Memphis has filed a $2.1 million permit application with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to build a 12,000-square-foot weight room at the university’s Park Avenue Campus.
ATLANTA (AP) - A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a group of FedEx Corp. employees who claim the company failed to pay them for all hours worked cannot form a class action group.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Attorney General Bob Cooper says people with handgun permits can't carry their weapons into parks or sports fields when they are being used by schools.
SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) - Nissan's automotive manufacturing plant southeast of Nashville has been honored by the Environmental Protection Agency for energy efficiency.
TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Cameron Sholly is the new superintendent of the Natchez Trace Parkway, headquartered in Tupelo.
WASHINGTON (AP) – New U.S. home sales rose by the largest amount in more than eight years last month, in another sign the housing market is finally bouncing back from the worst downturn in decades.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The senior Republican on the Senate Judiciary Committee says he’ll vote against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal regulators on Monday made permanent an emergency rule aimed at reducing abusive short-selling, put in at the height of last fall's market turmoil.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A new government health insurance plan sought by President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats could coexist with private insurers without driving them out of business, an analysis by nonpartisan budget experts suggests.
DETROIT (AP) - The Obama administration plans to sell its shares in General Motors Co. and Chrysler Group LLC as soon as it can, the head of the autos task force told a congressional panel Monday.
When Vicky Black's one-story home in Port Richey, Fla., was on the market, prospective buyers told her they liked it. Unfortunately, they made negative comments about her neighbor's home, which has a stone lawn and little curb appeal.