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1. Trump Commutes Sentence for Drug Offender in Memphis Case
- Wednesday, June 6, 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump commuted the sentence Wednesday of a woman serving a life sentence in a Memphis drug case whose cause was championed by reality TV star Kim Kardashian West in a recent visit to the White House.
2. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some Who Died in 2017
- Monday, January 1, 2018
They made music that inspired legions of fans. Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Gregg Allman, grunge icon Chris Cornell, country superstar Glen Campbell and jazz great Al Jarreau were among the notable figures who died in 2017, leaving a void in virtually every genre of music.
3. Last Word: Fifth Wave, Hidden Gem in OB and the Freeze Filibuster
- Friday, July 14, 2017
There is one less contender in the crowded field of potential and declared candidates for the Republican nomination for Governor in 2018. State Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris of Collierville was nominated for federal court judge Thursday by President Donald Trump who also nominated Memphis attorney and former federal prosecutor Tommy Parker to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee as well. Both are part of what The White House described as a “fifth wave” of judicial nominees.
4. Ukraine Security Expert Fears for 'Whole World'
- Wednesday, June 28, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a widespread cyberattack that is affecting companies and government systems (all times local):
The head of a top Ukranian cybersecurity firm says it's too early to say if his country was singled out as the prime target but that its institutions, long a target of Russian hackers, may have been compromised through attrition.
5. CCL-Korsini Opens $25M Collierville Plant
- Thursday, June 15, 2017
One of the first things several Collierville civic leaders did when they toured CCL-Korsini LLC’s $25 million label-printing facility Wednesday, June 14, was look beyond the loading dock to the adjacent open land.
6. The Week Ahead: February 28-March 6
- Monday, February 27, 2017
It's Monday, Memphis – time to peek at this week's (very busy) dance card, from the opening of Graceland's $45 million entertainment complex to a showcase of the latest high-tech ag innovations to a celebration of some local "hidden figures." Check out what else you need to know about in The Week Ahead...
7. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some of Those Who Died in 2016
- Monday, January 2, 2017
Death claimed transcendent political figures in 2016, including Cuba's revolutionary leader and Thailand's longtime king, but also took away royals of a different sort: kings of pop music, from Prince and David Bowie to George Michael.
8. Cervantes Helps Latino Memphians Stay Connected
- Friday, October 14, 2016
Fabiola Cervantes is proud of her Mexican heritage. At the same time, the public relations and digital content manager at Latino Memphis loves calling the Bluff City home. Her dual heritage makes her a perfect fit to connect and empower Memphis’s 81,000 Latino residents.
9. Fast Money: Banks Making It Easier to Split the Tab
- Tuesday, May 31, 2016
NEW YORK (AP) – Splitting the bill for those pizzas you shared with your buddies or that utility bill that is suddenly due is going to get easier and faster even if you don't all use the same bank.
10. From the High-Flying to the Practical: CES 2016 in Brief
- Monday, January 11, 2016
LAS VEGAS (AP) – This year's CES gadget show, like ones before it, showed off a mix of the dreamy and the practical in technology. Gadget prototypes promised us fully autonomous vehicles carrying commuters on the streets and in the sky, while gizmos went on sale that aimed to solve daily problems like restocking your fridge.
11. Memphis City Council to Vote on Forrest Statue Removal
- Tuesday, July 7, 2015
[Update: Adds specifics of City Council's proposal on Nathan Bedford Forrest. The council will vote on the Forrest statue removal today.] With the city budget season done, Memphis City Council members turn their attention Tuesday, July 7, to development in the Pinch district, the statue of Nathan Bedford Forrest and redrawing council district lines.
12. Key Tools for the Backend of Innovation
- Monday, October 27, 2014
Alekasandro Grabulou, director of innovation and development of Philips, talks about key tools for redefining the role of innovation in a fast-paced era.
Philips is a leader in health care, consumer lifestyle and lighting. And, they fused their front end and back end innovation efforts with great results and a compelling story.
13. Memphis in the Meantime
- Saturday, May 25, 2013
The city’s tourism and travel industry is thriving as a one-of-a-kind destination for leisure and business travelers, but industry insiders believe a larger, technologically updated convention center is needed in years to come if Memphis wants to remain competitive in bringing larger groups to town.
14. Wright Joins Magna Bank as Senior Vice President
- Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Andy Wright has joined Memphis-based Magna Bank as senior vice president and manager of commercial banking. Wright, who previously held senior vice president positions at Iberiabank and First Tennessee Bank, has experience working with a variety of industries, with in-depth expertise in the transportation and logistics industries.
15. Fowlkes Talks Adjustments to Federal Court
- Thursday, February 28, 2013
After seven months as a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, John Fowlkes said he is adjusting to the difference between being a federal judge and a state criminal court judge.
- Thursday, January 24, 2013
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will host a roundtable with PeopleCap Advisors principal Meg Thomas Crosby titled “The Growth and Maturity of an Organization” Thursday, Jan. 24, at 7:30 a.m. at Panera Bread, 4530 Poplar Ave., suite 101. Cost in advance is $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers; cost at the door is $20. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
- Wednesday, January 23, 2013
The Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, Jan. 23, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Unified Shelby County School Board Chairman Billy Orgel will speak. Cost is $17. R.S.V.P. to Lee Hughes at email@example.com.
18. McFarland Named VP At Visible Music College
- Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Christy McFarland has been named the vice president of business at Visible Music College. Previously the director of marketing, McFarland will now oversee VMC’s marketing/public relations, business and operational functions.
19. Evolve Systems Grows Memphis Location
- Friday, November 19, 2010
Evolve Digital Media has more than doubled its Memphis location at Apple Tree Center in Hickory Hill.
The Memphis-based company expanded its lease from 2,520 to 6,327 square feet at 6073 Mount Moriah Road Extended. Tyler Tapley, associate with CB Richard Ellis Memphis, represented the landlord, Apple Tree Center Partnership.
20. Cox Looks to Move Oakland Chamber Forward
- Friday, October 8, 2010
John Cox talks in circles.
It’s purely straight talk but the new president of the Oakland Area Chamber of Commerce presents his ideas and concepts in a way that initially seems somewhat roundabout.
21. After Gridlock, Blockbuster Suit Flares Anew
- Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Nothing probably seemed out of the ordinary to Blockbuster Inc. customers who visited the chain’s Memphis-area stores in the past few days looking for one of the week’s new releases, such as “Doubt” or “Yes Man.”
22. Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected
- Friday, December 19, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) – Initial claims for unemployment benefits dropped more than expected last week, but little relief for workers is in sight as companies continue to cut jobs.
The U.S. Department of Labor reported Thursday that new applications for jobless benefits fell to a seasonally adjusted 554,000 for the week ending Dec. 13, from an
23. Mortgage Rates Fall; Unemployment Data Still Weak
- Friday, December 19, 2008
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mortgage rates are falling as this week's dramatic action by the Federal Reserve provides a boost to the dismal housing market, but the nation's unemployment rolls are stuck at historically high levels amid a deepening recession.
24. Architect Leads Hospital Projects From Memphis to China
- Friday, November 28, 2008
It’s a long way from West Tennessee to Shenzhen, China, but David Rhodes’ career path has taken him there.
25. No Swords or Eye Patches Needed for Modern Piracy
- Tuesday, May 9, 2006
Six computer users in Memphis and the surrounding area have been sued by the Recording Industry Association of America for illegally downloading music from the Internet, an act for which each could pay a fine of more than $4,000.
26. Archived Article: Small Biz
- Wednesday, January 5, 2005
By Andy Meek
Mobile Photography Studio Caters to Pet Owners
The Daily News
Michael Sondag has a special affection for the two dogs and three cats he keeps as pets. It partly comes from being around animals nearly all his life, ...
27. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, July 19, 2004
MAAR Offers Course on Understanding Credit
Memphis Regional Chamber Hosts Breakfast Forum
The Memphis City Council meets at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall, 125 N. Main St., first floor. Call 576-6786. The Shelby County Election Commission m...
28. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 7, 2004
YOUTH VILLAGES NAMES NEW BOARD MEMBER
UT Bowld Hires Transplant Services Director
Barry Marshall joined UT Bowld Hospital as administrative director of transplant services. Marshall previously worked with Health Alliance of Greater Cincinnati ...
29. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 27, 2003
<rphoto> Judge Earnestine Hunt Dorse has been sworn in as the 33rd chairperson of the Judicial Council of the National Bar Ass
Judge Earnestine Hunt Dorse was sworn in as the 33rd chair of the Judicial Council of the National Bar Associatio...
30. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, June 28, 2001
Lawsuit could crimp streaming video development Lawsuit could crimp streaming video development Resolution of a lawsuit filed in federal district court in Memphis Tuesday could affect the development of streaming video in a significant way, accordin...
31. Archived Article: Bellsouth (bott)
- Thursday, June 24, 1999
BellSouth introduces high-speed Internet service BellSouth introduces high-speed Internet service By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News In a response to an ever-growing demand to transmit data faster, BellSouth has introduced FastAccess, a high-speed Inte...
32. Archived Article: Tech Focus
- Wednesday, October 14, 1998
No cable - 95 percent of businesses can access compared to RR 20 percent Serving it up dish-to-dish By KATHLEEN BURT The Daily News As computers get smaller and faster, businesses look for more options to get information more quickly. A new service ...