Kingsport Times News Sunday, April 26, 2015
Business & Technology

Report: Systems to catch Medicaid fraud inadequate

July 12th, 2011 4:21 am by Associated Press

MIAMI (AP) The federal government's systems for analyzing Medicare and Medicaid data for possible fraud are inadequate and underused, making it more difficult to detect the billions of dollars in fraudulent claims paid out each year, according to a repor

Comments
Business & Technology

Obama says debt agreement needs to be worked out in 10 days

July 10th, 2011 9:52 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON Grasping for a deal on the nation's debt, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders remained divided Sunday over the size and the components of a plan to reduce long term deficits. Saying "we need to" work out an agreement over the next

Comments
Business & Technology

Murdoch flies to U.K. as tabloid dies, scandal lives

July 10th, 2011 9:47 pm by Associated Press

LONDON Rupert Murdoch touched down in London on Sunday to take charge of his media empire's phone-hacking crisis as his best-selling Sunday tabloid, the News of the World, published its last. The scandal lives on despite his sacrifice of the 168-year-old

Comments
Business & Technology

Downtown festival promoters file suit against rival group

July 10th, 2011 7:43 pm by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT A group of downtown festival promoters are suing another group of downtown festival promoters over a dispute regarding the distribution of promotional material at the Racks by the Tracks event earlier this year.

Comments
Business & Technology

Reedy Creek Terrace welcoming new tenants after a slow start

July 9th, 2011 12:55 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT When he announced construction of the Reedy Creek Terrace shopping center in 2008, Tazewell developer Roger Ball thought he could build on his success at the East Stone Commons development and quickly fill up shops in the new center just down t

Comments