NEW YORK (AP) — A jump in oil prices helped push U.S. stocks indexes sharply higher for a second day on Tuesday, erasing much of their losses from the start of the year.
U.S. benchmark oil surged 7 percent on hopes that a seven-month collapse in prices that had rattled financial markets was ending. All 10 industry sectors of the Standard and Poor's 500 index rose, led a 2.8 percent gain in energy shares.
2. Tennessean newspaper to make cuts, reshuffle - Friday, August 01, 2014
NASHVILLE (AP) - The Tennessean newspaper in Nashville has announced it will make cuts and reshuffle its newsroom.
The move comes as parent company Gannett divides its print and broadcast divisions into separate companies.3. Gannett splits publishing, broadcasting in two - Friday, August 01, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — The game of survival is on for newspapers, as USA Today owner Gannett on Tuesday became the most recent major media entity to say it will divide its print and broadcast divisions into separate companies.4. John Seigenthaler, Tennessee journalist, dies - Friday, July 11, 2014
NASHVILLE (AP) — John Seigenthaler, the journalist who edited The Tennessean newspaper, helped shape USA Today and worked for civil rights during the Kennedy administration, died Friday at his Nashville home at age 86, his son said.5. News media challenge ban on journalism drones - Friday, May 02, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — More than a dozen media organizations challenged the government's ban on the use of drones by journalists Tuesday, saying the Federal Aviation Administration's position violates First Amendment protections for news gathering.6. Gannett 1Q net profit falls 43 pct - Friday, April 18, 2014
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett Co. said Wednesday that its first-quarter net profit dropped 43 percent, pulled down by restructuring costs, but its adjusted profit managed to beat Wall Street predictions by a penny.7. Gannett 4Q profit down 12 pct on lower ad spending - Friday, January 31, 2014
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett Co. said Tuesday that its fourth-quarter net income dropped 12 percent, partially a result of the absence of the record-high political advertising that boosted its results a year earlier.8. S&P 500 ekes out a small gain to set a new record - Friday, October 18, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — The Standard & Poor's 500 index eked out the smallest of gains to set a record high Monday as investors assessed third-quarter earnings news.
Earnings will hold investors' attention this week as major U.S. companies including McDonald's, Boeing and Procter & Gamble report their results. Rising profits have been one of the key supports for this year's rally in stocks.9. Belo shareholders approve Gannett deal - Friday, September 20, 2013
DALLAS (AP) — Belo Corp. shareholders on Wednesday approved Gannett Co.'s proposed acquisition of the broadcast company.10. Kiwanis names Buchanan Nashvillian of the Year - Friday, July 26, 2013
Kiwanis Club of Nashville has honored Steve Buchanan as its 2012 Outstanding Nashvillian of the Year for his community contributions. Buchanan is president of the Opry Entertainment Group, a division of Ryman Hospitality Properties, and executive producer for “Nashville.”11. Gannett to buy TV station owner Belo for $1.5B - Friday, June 07, 2013
McLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett says it's reached a deal to buy TV station owner Belo for about $1.5 billion in cash.
Under the agreement, the newspaper and TV station owner will buy Belo, based in Dallas, for $13.75 per share. That represents a 28 percent premium over Belo's Wednesday closing price.12. US stock market moves higher - Friday, June 07, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of better economic reports helped nudge the U.S. stock market up Thursday afternoon, even as the Japanese market plunged again.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index was up 12 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,624 as of 1 p.m. The index is coming off three days of losses and has dropped 1.1 percent so far this week.
13. Des Moines publisher takes over at The Tennessean - Friday, May 03, 2013
NASHVILLE (AP) - The Tennessean has announced that Laura Hollingsworth has been named its new president and publisher.
According to the paper (http://tnne.ws/10vaiEP), Hollingsworth comes to Nashville from The Des Moines Register, where she has been president and publisher since 2007.14. AP sees slight revenue decline in 2012 - Friday, April 12, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press said Monday that its revenue declined slightly in 2012 because U.S. elections and the Olympics drew less interest than expected, but it was largely successful in replacing lost revenue with increased sales of video and photos.15. Judge rules for AP in copyright dispute - Friday, March 15, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge ruled for The Associated Press on Wednesday in its lawsuit challenging the use of story excerpts by Meltwater U.S. Holdings Inc. and its Meltwater News Service.16. Lawmakers want more meetings with DCS - Friday, February 01, 2013
NASHVILLE (AP) - State lawmakers told the interim commissioner of the embattled Department of Children's Services on Wednesday that they want to be made aware of the agency's challenges so they can help address its problems.17. Top Midstate residential real estate transactions for Jan. 2013 - Friday, February 08, 2013
Top January 2013 residential real estate transactions for Davidson, Williamson, Rutherford, Wilson and Sumner counties, as compiled by Chandler Reports.18. Gannett posts lower 4Q net income - Friday, February 01, 2013
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett Co. reported a 12 percent decline in its fourth-quarter net income Monday, largely because of restructuring expenses and a tax benefit that boosted the previous year's results. But revenue increased 9 percent thanks to robust political advertising, increasing digital subscriptions and an extra week in the quarter.19. Gannett reports higher 3Q earnings, revenue - Friday, October 12, 2012
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett Co. reported higher net income and revenue on Monday, helped by strong gains in political and Olympics-related advertising.20. NYT shares hit new 52-week high on upgrade - Friday, October 05, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times Co.'s stock rose on Thursday after an analyst raised his rating and price target on the shares.21. Top commercial real estate transactions for July 2012 - Friday, August 17, 2012
July 2012 commercial real estate transactions for Davidson, Williamson, Rutherford, Wilson and Sumner counties, as compiled by Chandler Reports.
Chandler Reports has been publishing Real Estate Market Data since 1968. That year, Chandler began collecting residential sales information for the Chandler Residential Report, considered the authoritative source for residential real estate sales information. Over the next three decades, the publications have been continually refined, enhanced and expanded, growing to include lot sales data, new residential construction and absorption information, and commercial sales. In 1987, Chandler Reports began one of the first on–line real estate market data services in the country, and is a nationally recognized leader in the industry. In 2004, Chandler Reports was purchased by The Daily News Publishing Co. In 2007, Chandler introduced RegionPlus, including property research for Nashville and Middle Tennessee. Visit online at chandlerreports.com.22. Meharry doctor to lead National Medical Association - Friday, July 27, 2012
Dr. Rahn Kennedy Bailey, associate professor and chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Meharry Medical College, will be installed as president of the National Medical Association (NMA) on July 31 during the NMA 2012 annual convention and scientific assembly in New Orleans.23. Gannett shares rise on $1.3B capital return plan - Friday, February 17, 2012
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gannett's stock rose more than 4 percent Wednesday, after the company outlined a plan to return $1.3 billion to shareholders by 2015.
Gannett Co., Inc., the diversified media company and publisher of newspapers, including USA Today, said Wednesday at a meeting with investors and analysts that it plans to more than double its annual dividend to 80 cents per share. The first quarterly dividend of 20 cents will be paid in April. It will also buy back $300 million worth of shares in the next two years.24. Gannett 4Q earnings, revenue decline - Friday, January 27, 2012
MCLEAN, Va. (AP) — Gannett Co. reported a 33 percent drop in its fourth-quarter net income Monday. The media company, which publishes USA Today and owns a network of broadcast, digital and other publishing properties, said profits were weighed down by restructuring costs and other charges, as well as a revenue decline.25. Market gains fade on fears of Germany downgrade - Friday, December 02, 2011
Stock indexes gave back some of their gains Monday and the euro turned lower against the dollar following a report that Germany and five other major European nations could risk having their credit ratings downgraded.26. Gannett reports lower 2nd-quarter earnings - Friday, July 15, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) — Gannett Co, the publisher of USA Today and more than 80 other daily newspapers, said Monday that its second quarter net income declined 23 percent, dragged down by lower ad revenue in its publishing segment.27. Stock futures drop ahead of busy earnings week - Friday, July 15, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are falling ahead of a busy week for corporate earnings reports.
Toy maker Hasbro Inc., newspaper chain Gannett Co. Inc. and broker Charles Schwab Corp. report on Monday. Hasbro said net income rose in the second quarter on stronger sales of Transformers action figures and other products.28. Wal-Mart remains atop Fortune 500 list - Friday, April 29, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. remains atop the Fortune 500 list even as it struggled to keep its U.S. customers coming in the door.29. Men with Hats explores subculture of Lincoln 'presenters' - Friday, April 29, 2011
Nashville’s Elvis Wilson – a veteran of the advertising business in Nashville – hopes Abe Lincoln propels him into the big-time.
Being Lincoln: Men With Hats, the documentary that explores the phenomenon and the subculture in the world of Lincoln “presenters,” as they prefer to be called, is his first full-length feature and something he hopes leads to a career in film.