After $5M loss, U of M ready for basketball fans to return — starting with Memphis Madness

Memphis is about to go mad. The University of Memphis is gearing up to host its annual Memphis Madness event to get fans, players and recruits excited about the upcoming men’s and women’s basketball seasons. Tom Bowen, athletic director for the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

FedEx Ground CFO talks e-commerce, automation and moving trampolines

As the e-commerce boom continues, logistics companies like FedEx are responding. Memphis-based FedEx Corp. announced Wednesday, Sept. 12, that it plans to increase its FedEx Ground operations from five days a week to six days starting in January 2.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2018

Chipotle is bringing back chorizo for a limited time

Chorizo fans have been granted their wish of seeing the spicy meat return to Chipotle. The Denver-based fast-casual restaurant confirmed the limited-time revival of its chorizo Monday. The grilled chicken and pork sausage had been introduced to cust.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

Former basketball star Kevin Garnett sues Louisville accounting firm

Former NBA star Kevin Garnett is suing Louisville accountant Michael Wertheim, and his firm, Welenken CPAs, for malpractice, breach of fiduciary duty and aiding and abetting. In the lawsuit, Garnett alleges he suffered an enormous financial loss .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock market logs weekly loss as Trump hints at more China tariffs

U.S. stocks close lower Friday to retreat for the week after President Donald Trump said the U.S. had tariffs ready to go on another $267 billion in Chinese goods, on top of tariffs on $200 billion in goods the administration is now preparing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2018

S&P 500, Nasdaq log 4th loss in a row, Dow erases weekly gain as China tariff spat spooks Wall Street

U.S. stocks ended the day and week lower on Friday after President Donald Trump said the U.S. had tariffs ready to go on another $267 billion in Chinese goods, on top of tariffs on $200 billion in goods t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stocks poised for weekly loss as Trump hints at more China tariffs

A modest rebound in stocks has come to a sudden halt after President Donald Trump said Friday the U.S. had tariffs ready to go on another $267 billion in Chinese goods, on top of tariffs on $200 billion in goods the administration is now preparing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 7th, 2018

A shocking mass exodus from "Project Runway" has fans upset

Getty Images   Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn are leaving "Project Runway" to start a new Amazon show together. Designer Zac Posen also announced he won’t return to "Project Runway" next season.   Fans reacted negatively on social media to t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 7th, 2018

Hot market alert: Start a senior business

Are you ready to start your own business? Starting a senior business could be a profitable choice for entrepreneurs ready to serve the growing elder population. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 6th, 2018

Comedy Clubs Are Ready for Louis C.K.’s Return. Is Everybody Else?

If he wants to return to doing stand-up in clubs, he probably will be given the go-ahead, according to insiders and producers on the comedy scene......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytAug 30th, 2018

Matt Lauer reportedly told fans he"ll "be back on TV" nearly a year after being fired from the "Today" show over sexual harassment allegations

Slaven Vlasic / Getty Images Disgraced "Today" show host Matt Lauer told fans at New York's Donohue's Steak House that he's hoping to return to TV.  Lauer hasn't detailed how he plans to return to television, but this isn't the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 28th, 2018

English football manager orders players to refund traveling fans after embarrassing 6-0 loss

Crewe Alexandra, a club in England's League Two, was dominated, 6-0, by Colchester United on Tuesday. Manager .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2018

Memphis" pro football roster taking shape

Pro football is on its way to Memphis, and the team is starting to take shape. The Alliance of American Football — a spring football league set to debut in February 2019 — announced in May that Memphis would be one of eight cities with an ina.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018

Brinks CEO: We’re ‘ready’ for Canadian marijuana legalization

Brinks CEO Douglas Pertz says that the cash management company is ready to benefit from legal cannabis in Canada, starting October 17......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyAug 14th, 2018

The WNBA Is Scoring New Fans: Merchandise Sales Up 50%, Viewership Up 35% In 2018

Ratings for the Women's National Basketball Association are up 35 percent this year. While the league's following has served as an unfortunate punchline for its 21 years in existence, the 2018 season has been different. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 9th, 2018

Dayton paper company bounces back from $49M loss

One of the Dayton region’s newest companies had a transformative quarter. Verso Corp., which relocated to Dayton from Memphis last year, posted $1 million in second-quarter profit, compared to a $49 million loss during the same period the previo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 9th, 2018

Jessie James Decker asked her fans how they deal with postpartum hair loss — here is what experts say

Jessie James Decker recently asked Instagram followers about their experience with postpartum hair loss. Many mothers sha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2018

Starbucks stores are already receiving Pumpkin Spice Latte supplies, and people think they"ve figured out the PSL"s return date (SBUX)

Facebook/Starbucks Starbucks fans are already buzzing about the return of the Pumpkin Spice Latte.  The PSL typically appears on menus in late August or early September, and Starbucks employees say that the PSL supplies have already arriv.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2018

The New York Post: New York Mets make history in 25-4 loss to Washington Nationals

Washington Nationals knocked out the Mets’ starting pitcher after just two-thirds of an inning and were up 19-0 before the Mets had put a run on the scoreboard......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2018

Why "Stranger Things" fans have to wait until next year for season 3

Netflix Netflix's "Stranger Things" will return on air for its third season sometime in 2019. This means fans have to wait more th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 29th, 2018

Phillies Fans Can Now Text Their Beer Orders via iPhones at Home Games

A pilot program with Apple and Aramark is running from July 20 to August 5 at Citizens Bank Park. Starting Friday, Phillies baseball fans who want to ord.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJul 21st, 2018