Editorial Results (free)
1. Who Will Grab the Spotlight in Vols' Spring Game?
- Friday, April 21, 2017
Tennessee completes its fifth spring practice under head coach Butch Jones on Saturday, April 22, at 4 p.m. with the DISH Orange & White Game at Neyland Stadium.
It’s merely the beginning as the Vols prepare for the 2017 season.
2. Florida Didn’t Kill UT’s Season; Vanderbilt Could
- Thursday, November 24, 2016
Tennessee’s primary goal for the 2016 football season was to win the SEC East Division, and the Vols failed.
Does that mean the season was a failure?
Not until the No. 24-ranked Vols play Vanderbilt on Saturday night (7:30, SEC Network) in Nashville and find out their bowl destination.
3. Calming Halftime Helps Save a Season
- Friday, September 30, 2016
Tennessee football coach Butch Jones went from goat to hero in a matter of hours last Saturday.
The Vols trailed Florida 21-0 in the first half – and 21-3 at halftime – and appeared headed to their 12th consecutive loss to the Gators.
4. Timeout For Fresh Quotes
- Friday, February 12, 2016
THE SPORTS QUOTES YOU HAVEN’T HEARD. While the Super Bowl, Iowa and New Hampshire are behind us, the rest of the primaries, the general election, and a million tired sports analogies and metaphors are regrettably still in front of us … as in, we’re still in the early innings.
5. Kelly, Berry Battle for Safety Spot in Legacy Showdown
- Saturday, April 25, 2015
Todd Kelly Jr. concludes his first spring practice with Tennessee’s football team this week in a heated competition for a safety job.
6. Injuries Slow Development of Vols Defensive Players
- Saturday, April 11, 2015
Tennessee football fans might want to look past the defensive lineup for the Orange & White Spring Game. It will bear little resemblance to the unit that will start the 2015 season opener against Bowling Green on Sept. 5 at Nashville’s LP Field.
7. Vols’ Dobbs Embraces the Role of ‘CEO Quarterback’
- Saturday, April 04, 2015
Joshua Dobbs enters his junior season as Tennessee’s undisputed No. 1 quarterback and team leader, the player most responsible for the Vols’ relevance again in SEC football.
8. High-Flying Vols Can’t Overlook Arkansas State
- Saturday, September 06, 2014
KNOXVILLE – You had to be hiding under a rock not to hear the buzz this week about the University of Tennessee’s football team.
One person not reveling in the Vols’ 38-7 season opening victory over Utah State on Sunday night was UT coach Butch Jones.
9. Al Green Among Kennedy Center Honorees
- Friday, September 05, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) – It's a rare honor for an artist to receive accolades from the president, let alone have him sing one of your tunes.
Now Al Green can claim both, knowing that President Barack Obama is a fan. Green is among five artists receiving this year's Kennedy Center Honors, the national awards for influencing American culture through the arts, the center announced Thursday.
10. Federal Judge Rules NSA Phone Surveillance Legal
- Monday, December 30, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – The heated debate over the National Security Agency's bulk collection of millions of Americans' telephone records fell squarely into the courts Friday, when a federal judge in Manhattan upheld the legality of the program and cited its need in the fight against terrorism just days after another federal judge concluded it was likely not constitutional.
11. Downtown Design Guidelines Close to Reality
- Wednesday, August 07, 2013
After nearly two years in the planning stage, new standards for guiding how development Downtown should occur are getting closer to becoming a reality.
The Downtown Memphis Commission’s Design Review Board will vote Wednesday, Aug. 7, on the design guidelines, with the commission’s full board expected to vote Aug. 22.
12. CBRE Shares Fall on Weak Third-Quarter Earnings
- Thursday, November 01, 2012
CBRE Group Inc.'s shares fell Wednesday following a disappointing third-quarter earnings report from the real estate services company.
13. Cohen-Hart in Congressional Race at Filing Deadline
- Friday, April 06, 2012
The chairman of the countywide school board, Billy Orgel, was effectively elected to his District 7 school board seat without opposition at the Thursday, April 5, filing deadline for candidates on the Aug. 2 primary and general election ballot in Shelby County.
14. US Appeals Court Upholds Obama Health Care Law
- Wednesday, November 09, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – A conservative-leaning panel of US appellate judges on Tuesday upheld President Barack Obama's health care law as constitutional, helping set up a Supreme Court fight.
15. U.S. Court of Appeals Hears Health Care Law Challenge
- Monday, September 26, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – A conservative-leaning panel of federal appellate judges raised concerns about President Barack Obama's health care overhaul Friday, Sept. 23, but suggested the challenge to it may be premature.
16. MMBC Honors Minority Business Achievements
- Tuesday, November 23, 2010
The new chairman of the Greater Memphis Chamber told attendees at the annual Mid-South Minority Business Council awards luncheon that minority business is about more than “the spend.”
The term came up frequently at last week’s luncheon where the organization presented the 25th annual Robert R. Church Achievement Awards.
17. MMBC Honors Minority Biz Achievements
- Monday, November 22, 2010
The new chairman of the Greater Memphis Chamber told those at the annual Mid-South Minority Business Council awards luncheon that minority business is about more than “the spend.”
The term came up frequently at Friday’s luncheon where the organization presented the 25th annual Robert R. Church Achievement Awards.
18. CB Richard Ellis Pushes Back Due Dates on Debt
- Thursday, February 11, 2010
LOS ANGELES (AP) - CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. said its lenders have agreed to push back due dates on about $156.6 million worth of debt by two years, allowing the commercial real estate company to preserve cash and strengthen its balance sheet.
19. CB Richard Ellis Earnings Fall 69 Percent
- Friday, October 30, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Commercial realty firm CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. said Wednesday that third-quarter profits plummeted 69 percent as the recession hurt demand for office space.
20. Appeals Court Overturns Campaign Finance Rules
- Monday, September 21, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - Independent advocacy groups will be able to spend more money to try to influence federal elections under a decision Friday from a federal appeals court that overturned rules limiting nonprofits' campaign spending.
21. CB Richard Ellis Revises Debt Modification Plan
- Monday, August 31, 2009
CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. reported Friday it will modify $985 million in debt through agreements with lenders, not $994 million in debt as stated earlier last week.
22. CB Richard Ellis Restructures $994M in Debt
- Wednesday, August 26, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) – CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. on Tuesday reported it will modify $994 million in debt through agreements with lenders who will be able to swap existing rounds of debt for new ones with longer maturity dates or less amortization. The company has three offices in Memphis.
23. Poplar Rail Study Juggles Citizen, Business Concerns
- Thursday, June 25, 2009
Paul Morris empathizes with the college students who climb over the trains stopped on the tracks that intersect the University of Memphis campus on their way to class.
24. SPIN METER: Counting Jobs a Political Numbers Game
- Thursday, April 30, 2009
EDITOR'S NOTE — An occasional look behind the rhetoric of public officials.
SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) - When Ed Pegler was laid off from his highway construction job four months ago, the 47-year-old father of two didn't know when he'd be back to work. Then the phone rang. There was a job, paid for by the federal stimulus law.
25. CB Richard Ellis CEO Compensation Fell 45 Percent
- Monday, April 13, 2009
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The chief executive for commercial real estate services company CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. saw his total compensation for 2008 fall 45 percent as he declined a performance-based bonus.
26. Obama Urges Spending Curbs, Hands Out $15 Billion
- Tuesday, February 24, 2009
WASHINGTON (AP) - Urging future restraint even as current spending soars, President Barack Obama pledged on Monday to dramatically slash the skyrocketing annual budget deficit as he started to dole out the record $787 billion economic stimulus package he signed last week.
27. CB Richard Ellis Q4 Beats Street After Charges
- Thursday, February 12, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) - CB Richard Ellis Group Inc.'s shares jumped as much as 29 percent Wednesday after its fourth-quarter earnings came in ahead of analysts' expectations after one-time charges were excluded.
28. Real-Estate Brokers Take a Real Bruising
- Thursday, August 23, 2007
Brokerage firms have prospered along with commercial-real-estate markets in the past few years, reaping record profits.
But over five weeks, shares of the biggest firm, CB Richard Ellis Group Inc., have plunged 30 percent as the credit mess leads investors to predict a severe slowdown in property sales and worry that an economic slowdown could hurt leasing. Yet, some analysts and investors believe that the selloff went too far.
29. Rhodes College Singers Perform at Calvary and the Arts
- Monday, November 27, 2006
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers a free tax preparer seminar from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Public Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Attendees will hear from speakers from the IRS, the U.S Department of Treasury and the Social Security Administration. For more information, visit www.irs.gov.
30. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 04, 1998
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