Ex-Perella banker convicted of tipping dad on health mergers

Ex-Perella banker convicted of tipping dad on health mergers Jurors found a former Perella Weinberg Partners LP banker guilty in a major victory for prosecutors worried a recent appeals court ruling had tied their hands in fighting insider trading. Source: News Click to read more.

Man arrested on arson charges as fires burn in Calif.

Man arrested on arson charges as fires burn in Calif. Authorities in California have arrested a man in connection with a huge blaze that already has consumed more than 175 structures, many of them homes, and burned more than 4,000 acres north of San Francisco. Source: News Click to read…

Liz Cheney is likely the next congresswoman from Wyo.

Liz Cheney is likely the next congresswoman from Wyo. Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, has won the GOP primary for Wyoming’s at-large congressional district, setting her up for an easy November election in this safe Republican seat. Source: News Click to read more.

MCPS Committee peruses ‘one to one’ tech

MCPS Committee peruses ‘one to one’ tech In preparation for Maury County Public Schools’ mandate to get a digital device in every student’s hands, a special committee of teachers, students and faculty members voiced their thoughts after taking potential devices on a week-long test run. Source: News Click to read…

Queen’s Reception

Queen’s Reception Attending the Maury County Fair’s Queen’s Reception Tuesday evening are, from left, Libby Konig, 10, Preteen Miss; Teri Lynlee Staggs, 6, Petite Miss; Miss Fairest of the Fair Katie Boshers, 16; Rylee Bragg, 4, Little Doll Queen; and Chastin Yauger, 9, Young Miss. The fair board held its…

Columbia State to host Stem Girls workshop

Columbia State to host Stem Girls workshop Columbia State Community College this week announced online registration has opened for its third “Girls Really Love Science” event, which will be held on Oct. 22. Source: News Click to read more.

Child killed and mom injured after being hit by SUV

Child killed and mom injured after being hit by SUV NASHVILLE — A toddler was struck and killed by an SUV at a south Nashville apartment complex Monday evening. Source: News Click to read more.

Claire’s Stores corners bondholders with $800 million debt swap plan

Claire’s Stores corners bondholders with $800 million debt swap plan Claire’s Stores is turning to its creditors to help it avoid becoming the latest mall chain to succumb to a mountain of debt. Source: News Click to read more.

Housing starts climb to a 5-month high in July

Housing starts climb to a 5-month high in July U.S. home construction unexpectedly accelerated in July to the fastest pace in five months, indicating the housing industry remains an area of support for the economy. Source: News Click to read more.

Aetna to quit most Obamacare markets, joining major rivals

Aetna to quit most Obamacare markets, joining major rivals Aetna, the nation’s third largest health insurer, announced Monday night that it will dramatically pull back from the marketplaces set up by the Affordable Care Act, cutting its participation from 15 states to four next year. Source: News Click to read…