VOL. 38 | NO. 47 | Friday, November 21, 2014
Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero became the first woman to hold that office when she won the election in 2011.
KNOXVILLE – All seemed so right for the University of Tennessee’s football team for 36 hours or so after last Saturday’s 50-16 victory over Kentucky at Neyland Stadium.
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory recently held its 2014 annual Awards Night, honoring employees in a variety of categories.
Hawaiian Tropic Founder Ron Rice, a 1964 University of Tennessee alumnus, returns to campus this week to talk to students, meet with alumni and receive an Accomplished Alumni Award.
There really are two ways to look at the remainder of the Tennessee Titans 2014 season and how the bleak present could affect the uncertain future of this franchise.
BEHIND THE WHEEL
Finally, there is an all-electric car for people who thought they would never want one.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — One out of every 10 new vehicles sold in the U.S. last year was purchased in California. So it’s no wonder automakers save some of their most important introductions for the Los Angeles Auto Show.
Do you plan on traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday? You’re not alone. Airlines for America has projected 24.6 million passengers will travel globally on U.S. airlines during the 12-day Thanksgiving travel period.
2014 marked the first year mobile Internet usage surpassed desktop, which is no doubt why a recent Forrester Research study predicts sales from consumers shopping on mobile phones will increase to $38 billion this year.
Veterans Day served as a reminder of how important it is to honor our military personnel. It also was a reminder of a problem many former military members face: underemployment.
THE WORLDLY INVESTOR
As trading becomes more mechanized, investors must consider not only market fundamentals but also what‘s driving the algorithms. With the proliferation of ETFs, less analysis occurs at the security level, and more analysis occurs on the technical level.
Ten years ago this month, as I was immersing myself into the nuances of cruciverbalism – the art of writing crosswords – these lines came to me:
KAY'S COOKING CORNER
Here’s some disturbing news. I’ve heard it before, and ignored it, but now I’m hearing it so much, I figure something about it must be true.