VOL. 123 | NO. 158 | Wednesday, August 13, 2008
As part of the sweeping overhaul he envisions bringing to Memphis City Schools, new district superintendent Dr. Kriner Cash wants to enlist students to work for the school system as tutors.
A local research network with ties to The West Clinic has taken a step to ensure the best treatment methods are chosen for cancer patients who are treated in The West Clinic as well as other clinics affiliated with the network.
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners can’t agree on what voters were saying last week when they voted down one of two proposed sets of amendments to the County Charter – charter ordinance No. 360.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly fell in June as exports advanced to an all-time high, offsetting another big surge in oil imports.
WASHINGTON (AP) – The Federal Reserve has auctioned another $25 billion in loans to the nation’s banks and given them more time to pay the money back in an effort to combat a serious credit squeeze.
Harold Blockman has been named the new vice president & principal broker of the Memphis Central Market Center for Keller Williams Realty.
NEW YORK (AP) - Almost one in four home sellers who sold their property in the past year lost money on the deal, a new report from Zillow Inc. showed Tuesday, while foreclosures made up 15 percent of all sales.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Unlike the rest of us, most U.S. corporations and foreign companies doing business in the United States pay no federal income tax, according to a new report from Congress.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has agreed to pay $2.1 million to settle a federal complaint over Medicare charges in New Jersey.