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New-home sales fall, 2011 could be worst year yet

August 23rd, 2011 10:36 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) Sales of new homes fell for the third straight month in July, a sign that housing remains a drag on the economy. If the current pace continues, 2011 would be the worst year for new-home sales in nearly half a century.

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3M settles age discrimination suit for $3M

August 23rd, 2011 4:24 am by Associated Press

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Irish company to create 450 jobs in Kingsport

August 22nd, 2011 6:01 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT It's taken 18 months, but the luck of the Irish has finally arrived in Kingsport. C&F Group of Galway, Ireland, officially inked a deal on Monday to locate in Kingsport as part of a $12.5 million investment that will create 450 new jobs over

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New data spill shows risk of online health records

August 21st, 2011 9:49 pm by Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO Until recently, medical files belonging to nearly 300,000 Californians sat unsecured on the Internet for the entire world to see.

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Social Security disability program on verge of insolvency

August 21st, 2011 9:31 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON Laid-off workers and aging baby boomers are flooding Social Security's disability program with benefit claims, pushing the financially strapped system toward the brink of insolvency.

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