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1. Distillers Struggle to Comply With Water Quality Regulations
- Monday, January 29, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – As the whiskey industry continues to grow, Tennessee's two largest distilleries struggled to comply with water quality regulations last year.
Jack Daniels and George Dickel exceeded their limits for chlorine and other pollutants that can harm aquatic wildlife. After investigating the violations, the distilleries traced the problems to broken or inadequate machinery and faulty testing. State officials say the companies have fixed the problems and are now back in compliance.
2. Garrison Keillor Fired, Says He Put Hand on Woman's Back
- Thursday, November 30, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Garrison Keillor, the former host of "A Prairie Home Companion," said Wednesday he has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of what the network called improper behavior.
3. Colleges Offering Legal Tips, Hotlines Amid DACA Uncertainty
- Monday, September 18, 2017
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) – Mixed signals from Washington over a possible agreement to preserve protections for young immigrants are increasing anxiety and confusion on college campuses, where the stakes are high.
4. Mississippi Man Takes Confederate Flag Fight to High Court
- Thursday, June 29, 2017
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A black Mississippi citizen is taking his case against the state's Confederate-themed flag to the U.S. Supreme Court.
In papers filed Wednesday, attorneys for Carlos Moore said lower courts were wrong to reject his argument that the flag is a symbol of white supremacy that harms him and his young daughter by violating the Constitution's guarantee of equal protection to all citizens.
5. Daniel Allen Joins Red Door As Financial Adviser
- Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Daniel Allen has joined Red Door Wealth Management as vice president, financial adviser, marking Red Door’s first hire of a financial adviser since its inception in 2010. In his new role, Allen helps develop client relationships and financial strategies that solve complex financial issues and create value for clients.
6. Harris Files Ford Challenge at Deadline
- Thursday, April 3, 2014
Memphis City Council member Lee Harris is challenging Democratic state Sen. Ophelia Ford in the August primary for District 29, the Senate seat held by a member of the Ford family since 1975.
7. Amazon.com Sees Delivery Drones as Future
- Tuesday, December 3, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – Amazon.com is working on a way to get packages to customers in 30 minutes or less – via self-guided drone.
Consider it the modern version of a pizza delivery boy, minus the boy.
8. Summer Travel Forecast: Better, but No Blowout
- Monday, May 27, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – This summer, high rollers are flying to lavish hot spots for their vacations. The rest of us are driving to less luxurious places like nearby campgrounds.
The good news: At some U.S. campgrounds these days you get live bands, air guitar contests and chocolate pudding slip 'n slides.
9. Unemployed Complain They Need a Job to Find a Job
- Monday, February 25, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – Help wanted. Qualifications: Must already have a job.
It's a frustrating catch for those out of work in an era of high unemployment: looking for a job, only to find that some employers don't want anyone who doesn't already have one.
10. Beebe Says He's Opposed to Open Carry Gun Bill
- Friday, February 22, 2013
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Gov. Mike Beebe says he's opposed to a proposal allowing the open carry of handguns in Arkansas.
Beebe, a Democrat, told reporters Thursday that the current concealed carry law is a good system that residents are using. Nearly 130,000 residents have permits to carry concealed weapons, according to Arkansas State Police.
11. Google Cutting 4,000 jobs at Motorola Unit
- Tuesday, August 14, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) – Google Inc. is making its largest round of layoffs ever as it announced plans to cut about 4,000 jobs at Motorola Mobility just three months after buying the struggling cellphone pioneer.
12. Wave of Lawsuits Over Seats Hit Retail Stores
- Tuesday, June 21, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Retail store operators may want to sit down for this one – if they can find a chair.
Nearly every national chain is under legal attack in California for failing to provide "suitable seating" for cashiers and other employees who are expected to spend most of their work day on their feet.
13. Crye-Leike Honors Top Performers, Longevity
- Friday, April 22, 2011
Crye-Leike Realtors Inc. honored its brokers working in the residential and commercial sectors Tuesday at its annual awards gala.
14. Despite Foreclosure Halt, Mortgage Crisis Not Over
- Wednesday, October 13, 2010
MIAMI (AP) – For most Americans at risk of losing their homes, the brutal business of foreclosure goes on.
Bank of America halted foreclosures across the country to address paperwork problems, but three other banks did so only in 23 states. Other banks holding millions of mortgages have not suspended any foreclosures.
15. BP Floating Financial Lifeline to Station Owners
- Wednesday, June 30, 2010
HOUSTON (AP) – Oil giant BP PLC is floating a financial lifeline to the owners, operators and suppliers of the gas stations around America that bear its name and have been struggling because of boycotts prompted by the Gulf spill.
16. State Lawmakers Bash Congress to Gain Voter Favor
- Friday, February 19, 2010
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - With tax collections tanking and jobless rates at record highs, state legislators hundreds of miles from Washington have found an easy way to appeal to conservative voters: Bash the federal government.
17. Industry Takes Toll on MAAR Membership
- Monday, January 5, 2009
The housing slump continued to take a toll on the real estate profession as membership in the Memphis Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) reached a three-and-a-half year low in December with just 4,599 members.
18. Peterson Named Director of Purchasing at UTHSC
- Wednesday, October 3, 2007
Kenneth M. Peterson has been appointed director of purchasing for the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Previously, Peterson was a career employee of the U.S. government, and formerly served as director of the National Acquisition Center for the Customs and Border Patrol Protection Service in the Department of Homeland Security.
19. Homeowners Have Options To Stave Off Foreclosure
- Monday, September 10, 2007
As mortgage woes spread, what's a nervous borrower to do?
Mike Wilt, who lives in Uniontown, Ohio, is trying to figure that out. Wilt, a marketing director for a communications firm, is current on his $180,000 adjustable-rate mortgage - the home's price when he paid for it. But he said he may soon start to fall behind, as he's been notified that his interest rate jumped to 11.5 percent from 8.5 percent in September, which will cost him an extra $400 a month.
20. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 9, 2005
Smith & Nephew Announces New Division and Promotions
Smith & Nephew Announces New Division, Promotions
Steve Hirsch was named president of Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics, a new division of the company opening in Europe. The following ...
21. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 24, 2004
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously with Lion Heart Award
Goldsmith Honored Posthumously by Youth Villages The late Elias J. E.J. Goldsmith was honored with Youth Villages 5K Lion Heart Award. Goldsmith, who served Goldsmiths stores, his family busine...
22. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Realtors Association Announces President, Board
MAAR Confirms Officers, Board Members The Memphis Area Association of Realtors confirmed president-elect Bob Turner as 2004 president and elected Sue Stinson-Turner as 2004 president-elect. Neil Hub...
23. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, May 29, 2003
Angry investors sue over financiers collapse
Angry investors sue over financiers collapse
A group of 184 plaintiffs have filed a lawsuit against Bank One Corp., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Credit Suisse First Boston Corp. and others seeking d...
24. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, May 21, 2003
James Pascover was appointed Better Business of the Mid-South director of marketing and communications
James Pascover was appointed Better Business Bureau of the Mid-South director of marketing and communications. Pascover brings more than 20 yea...
25. Archived Article: Tech Focus
- Wednesday, June 5, 2002
I want by DTV I want my DTV maybe by 2006 By SUE PEASE The Daily News Digital television, the new broadcast technology touted as the best TV technology since color, is here. Local TV stations are broadcasting in digital format, so turn on the TV set...
26. Archived Article: Marketplace
- Monday, October 22, 2001
Distribution slowdown due to economy, not air traffic deceleration
Distribution slowdown related to economy, not air traffic deceleration
By SUE PEASE
The Daily News
With the economy in a definite holding pattern, the Memphis area and it...
27. Archived Article: Tech Focus
- Wednesday, July 18, 2001
Technology quickens the pace of builders Memphis companys technology quickens the pace of builders By SUE PEASE The Daily News Technology invades all businesses and pushes the pace, even with truly brick-and-mortar operations such as construction. O...
28. Archived Article: Tech Focus (apts)
- Wednesday, May 23, 2001
Looking for an apartment Apartment-seekers should start search online By SUE PEASE The Daily News As consumers continue to turn to the Internet to search for items they need, hunting for an apartment ranks as high on the list as other online service...
29. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, April 11, 2001
Sue Reed joined Neilson Group LLC GMAC Real Estate corporate office as an affiliate broker Sue Reed joined Neilson Group LLC GMAC Real Estate corporate office as an affiliate broker. She has more than 15 years experience in residential sales. Angela...
30. Archived Article: Focus (ecotton)
- Wednesday, March 7, 2001
By SUE PEASE Cotton alliance supplies growers from seed up By SUE PEASE The Daily News Cotton is big business, especially in the Mid-South. Though crop producers focus on what is happening in the field, many are looking to the Internet as a place to...
31. Archived Article: Identity (lead)
- Friday, February 23, 2001
By SUE PEASE ID checks to reduce Bankruptcy errors By SUE PEASE The Daily News Imagine buying a car or home and when the bank requests a credit history report, it lists a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, even though there have never been financial problems. So...
32. Archived Article: Focus (high-tech)
- Wednesday, February 7, 2001
High tech corridor showing steady growth Small business new player in high-tech corridor By SUE PEASE The Daily News When giving someone a street address or directions to the office of a technology business, it can be an asset to add, "Were in ...
33. Archived Article: Marketplace
- Monday, February 5, 2001
The trials and tribulations of business ownership Idea, people top factors for good business, owners say By SUE PEASE The Daily News When starting a new business, there is a long list of things to do before the doors can open. When the doors finally...
34. Archived Article: Church Hc (lead)
- Wednesday, December 6, 2000
Church Health Center celebrates expansion Church Health Center opens expansion By SUE PEASE The Daily News When entering the lobby at the Church Health Center expansion in Midtown, the pastel mural near the ceiling by a skylight is hard to miss. At ...
35. Archived Article: Tech Focus
- Wednesday, September 6, 2000
Baptist launches new web tool for physicians Baptist launches new Web tool for physicians By Sue Pease The Daily News "Surfing the Web" happens everyday in offices across the nation, but one wouldnt imagine physicians sitting down at their keyboards...
36. Archived Article: Tech Focus (y2k)
- Wednesday, September 8, 1999
Fallout on the Y2K Frontier Fallout on the Y2K frontier Xerox and its insurer fight about Y2K liability, Y2K notice rules and the best forum Scott Brede Special to The Daily News In what may signal a flurry of multimillion-dollar Y2K suits against t...
37. Archived Article: Govt Briefs
- Friday, March 15, 1996
03-15 Govt briefs The League of Women Voters and the Sierra Club will sponsor a Walk on the Chickasaw Bluff on Saturday at 10 a.m. The walk, which is open to the public, will begin at Tennessee and Huling near the Spaghetti Warehouse parking lot at ...