Business - Around the Region

Chattanooga gas prices drop to lowest level this year

Published Nov. 30 2015

On one of the busiest travel days of the year, gasoline prices in Chattanooga fell Sunday to their lowest levels...

Haslam: Timing of UAW vote in Chattanooga is a concern

Published Nov. 30 2015

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam said today he's still concerned about the timing of this week's United Auto Workers election at...

TN fashion designer pleads guilty in 'butter and eggs' racket

Published Nov. 30 2015

KNOXVILLE — A nationally known Knoxville fashion designer today formally confessed his role in a $20 million "butter and eggs"...

CBL sells North Carolina shopping center for $14.5 million

Published Nov. 30 2015

CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. today announced that it has closed on the sale of a shopping center in western...

Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster

Published Nov. 30 2015

Retailers are rolling out online deals on so-called "Cyber Monday." But now that shoppers are online all the time...

Lawsuit against VW seeks damages over falling share price

Published Nov. 30 2015

A Volkswagen shareholder has filed a lawsuit in Chattanooga against the company over losses suffered when VW's share price plummeted...

Integrity revamping Chattanooga showrooms

Published Nov. 29 2015

Cadillac sales at the dealership are up about 51 percent. GMC is 12 percent higher, Chevrolet is 10 percent above...

First statewide trust business opens

Published Nov. 29 2015

A group of veteran trust officers and investors have formed the first independent public trust company in Tennessee since a...

Consumer Watch: Be wary of credit report scams

Published Nov. 29 2015

Several folks have asked me recently to explain credit reporting agencies and fraud alerts in this column. Because holiday gift...

Under Construction: Walk2Campus

Published Nov. 29 2015

Project: UTC Five LLC, student apartment complex.

Downtown coffeehouse Greyfriar's relocates

Published Nov. 28 2015

A coffeehouse that was one of downtown Chattanooga's pioneering retailers after the opening of the Tennessee Aquarium more than two...

VW's German workers get long holiday

Published Nov. 28 2015

Volkswagen is giving its German workers nearly a month off over Christmas and the New Year in the wake of...

Toyota sales outpace Volkswagen globally

Published Nov. 27 2015

Toyota Motor Corp. outsold Volkswagen AG globally in October for the fourth straight month to remain the world's top-selling automaker...

Unemployment drops in most counties, Dalton jobless rate rises

Published Nov. 26 2015

Unemployment fell last month in most area counties, but rose in the Dalton area.

Lookout Mountain restaurant ready to reopen 18 months after fire leveled it

Published Nov. 26 2015

If you rebuild it, they will come.

TVA tries to improve Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant performance

Published Nov. 26 2015

The Tennessee Valley Authority is looking to correct equipment and performance problems at its Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant during the...

Chattanooga jobless rate falls to 7-year low

Published Nov. 25 2015

Unemployment in metropolitan Chattanooga fell last month to the lowest monthly level since April 2008.

Watts Bar plant named 8th biggest U.S. boondoggle

Published Nov. 25 2015

The Watts Bar Nuclear plant near Spring City, Tenn., has been named as the eighth biggest boondoggle in the United...

EPB, state attorney general clash over FCC rule on municipal broadband

Published Nov. 25 2015

Only seven years after EPB launched its telecom services, the city-owned utility expects to sign up its 78,000th customer this...

Growers and retailers give thanks for buyers of real Christmas trees

Published Nov. 25 2015

A decade ago, maybe more, it was normal for Andy Bickford to sell $47,000 worth of white pine Christmas trees...

Chattanooga attorney seeks to stop North Shore apartments

Published Nov. 25 2015

A Chattanooga attorney is trying to stop a new apartment building from going up on the North Shore, claiming the...

Memphis-based FedEx gets OK to buy TNT Express

Published Nov. 25 2015

Memphis-based Fedex Corp gained approval Tuesday from U.S. antitrust regulators for its purchase of Dutch counterpart TNT Express, according to...

Volkswagen now under investigation for tax evasion

Published Nov. 24 2015

German prosecutors said Tuesday they have widened their investigation of Volkswagen to include suspicion of tax evasion after revelations...