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Boehner preparing to move on debt limit

July 25th, 2011 4:25 am by Associated Press

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Drug prices to plummet in wave of expiring patents

July 24th, 2011 7:14 pm by Associated Press

The cost of prescription medicines used by millions of people every day is about to plummet. The next 14 months will bring generic versions of seven of the world's 20 best-selling drugs, including the top two: cholesterol fighter Lipitor and blood thinner

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GOP, Democrats ready rival emergency debt plans

July 24th, 2011 7:09 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON With bipartisan talks stalled, House Republicans and Senate Democrats readied rival debt-limit emergency fallback plans in hopes of reassuring world financial markets on Monday the U.S. government will avoid an unprecedented default in barely

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FBI inquiry of Murdoch's empire may have to wait on outcome of British investigations

July 24th, 2011 7:08 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON The FBI is just cranking up a preliminary review of whether alleged phone hacking and bribery by Rupert Murdoch's media empire violated U.S. laws, but any resolution may well have to await the outcome of British investigations.

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Kingsport housing market enjoys best month of the year

July 23rd, 2011 1:16 pm by Don Fenley

KINGSPORT The Kingsport housing market had its best month of the year in June, accord ing to the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors Trends Report. But while more homes sold in June (49) than in any other month this year, the $144,457 average pri

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New home construction nearly doubles in Sullivan County

July 23rd, 2011 1:07 pm by Don Fenley

New home construction in the Tri-Cities showed signs of life during the second quarter of this year, but starts are well below 2010 levels.According to the Q2 Market Edge Residential Building Permit Trend Report, new home starts almost doubled in Sullivan

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Funtastics Restaurant owners decide to put Sullivan Street eatery on market

July 23rd, 2011 1:04 pm by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT After 23 years of co-owning and co-operating a Kingsport eatery and about 41 years total working in the restaurant business in the Model City, Jean Davis plans to sell out and enjoy a retirement of sorts.

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