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Retirement: Live long and don't prosper

January 26th, 2011 9:20 am by staff report

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Climate benefits of natural gas may be overstated

January 25th, 2011 1:02 pm by Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica

The United States is poised to bet its energy future on natural gas as a clean, plentiful fuel that can supplant coal and oil. But new research by the Environmental Protection Agencyand a growing understanding of the pollution associated with the full "li

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Update: False-advertising lawsuit filed over Taco Bell 'meat'

January 25th, 2011 10:03 am by Associated Press and staff report

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Economists forecast U.S. growth on upswing in 2011

January 24th, 2011 4:28 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that economists are more optimistic about the recovery than they were just a few months ago, significantly upgrading their forecasts for 2011 as consumers open their wallets.When asked to predict, nine of 10 economists said they're

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Wal-Mart vs. Civil War site: Battle heads to court

January 23rd, 2011 9:10 pm by Associated Press

RICHMOND Nearly 150 years after Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant fought in northern Virginia, a conflict over the battlefield is taking shape in a courtroom.

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Cumberland Marketing continues to grow in downtown Kingsport

January 22nd, 2011 12:57 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Cumberland Marketing took first place for Business Excellence for businesses employing 10 or more employees in the 2010 KOSBE contest.

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Sales of previously owned homes up slightly in 2010

January 22nd, 2011 12:56 pm by Don Fenley

The sale of previously owned homes during 2010 in the Kingsport-Bristol TN-VA Metropolitan Statistical Area in creased slightly over 2008's and 2009's sales, while prices were off by 2.9 percent ($4,213) from the 2009 annual average.During 2010 the perfor

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Wal-Mart to make healthful food more accessible

January 21st, 2011 4:48 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the nation's largest retailer and grocer, said Thursday that it would launch an aggressive initiative to make its food products more healthful and affordable and would build new stores in underserved areas.

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