Bosses Turn to Loans to Help Employees

Bosses Turn to Loans to Help Employees Worried about their financially strapped workforce, a handful of companies are stepping in to offer employees alternatives to payday loans and other expensive financial products. Source: WSJ.com: US Business Click to read more.

Russell asks for public defender, seeks to build $600K house

Russell asks for public defender, seeks to build $600K house Joe Russell, a sheriff’s office administrator who faces federal charges, asked for a public defender despite obtaining a permit to build a $598,684 home.            Source: Nashville – Home Click to read more.

SCSO deputy seeks to help provide football equipment for youth

SCSO deputy seeks to help provide football equipment for youth A Shelby County Sheriff’s Sergeant is doing whatever he can to help reach the youth and make a difference.  Source: WMC Action News 5 – News Click to read more.

Rape trials for ex-Tennessee football players delayed again

Rape trials for ex-Tennessee football players delayed again The trial dates for Tennessee football players A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams are getting pushed back again as they face aggravated rape charges. Source: WSMV Nashville – ! News Click to read more.

Community remembers Gearheart

Community remembers Gearheart Source: HeraldCourier.com – news/local Click to read more.

New trash service begins in Germantown

New trash service begins in Germantown People who live in Germantown get a new trash service starting June 1. Waste Pro officially starts service to Germantown Wednesday.  Source: WMC Action News 5 – News Click to read more.

Karl Dean travels Tennessee to explore statewide run

Karl Dean travels Tennessee to explore statewide run Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean is pondering a Democratic run for higher office, including a possible bid for governor.            Source: Nashville – Home Click to read more.

General Mills recalls flour after possible link to E. coli outbreak

General Mills recalls flour after possible link to E. coli outbreak MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (WKRN) – General Mills is voluntarily recalling three types of flour as they work with health officials to investigate an ongoing, multi-state E. coli outbreak. According to the company, 38 people have gotten sick across 20 states…

Cincinnati Police Are Investigating Family After Boy Falls Into Gorilla Enclosure

Cincinnati Police Are Investigating Family After Boy Falls Into Gorilla Enclosure Amid an uproar after the gorilla was killed, the police said they would investigate the actions of the “parents/family” in the episode, and not the operation of the zoo. Source: NYT > U.S. Click to read more.

Police investigate parents of boy rescued from gorilla

Police investigate parents of boy rescued from gorilla CINCINNATI (AP) — Police said Tuesday they are investigating the parents of the 3-year-old boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo and had to be rescued by a team that shot the 400-pound animal to death. Authorities said…