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Former Murdoch aide Brooks arrested; police commissioner resigns

July 17th, 2011 8:08 pm by Associated Press

LONDON An intensifying voicemail hacking and police bribery scandal cut closer than ever to Rupert Murdoch and Scotland Yard on Sunday with the arrest of the media magnate's former British newspaper chief and the resignation of London's police commissio

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Consumers remain cautious about buying electric cars

July 16th, 2011 12:36 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) A lot of money is going into building electric cars and the infrastructure to recharge them, but buyers remain lukewarm, likely due to cost and "range anxiety."

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Two down years drive Cattails Golf Course into the rough

July 16th, 2011 11:57 am by Matthew Lane

KINGSPORT - The past two years have not been kind to the Cattails Golf Course - the number of rounds of golf played are down, revenues are down and profits are in the red by nearly $120,000.

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Farmers market president touts safety of local produce

July 16th, 2011 11:53 am by Kevin Castle

KINGSPORT Kingsport Farmers Market President Jim Lafollette says the advantage of produce going from the vine directly to the customer cuts out more than just the middle man.

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Recent analysis reveals socioeconomic profile of Kingsport's newcomers

July 16th, 2011 11:48 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT If you live in Kingsport, chances are you've heard about the Move to Kingsport program that started five years ago to attract folks to the city. Now a recent analysis tells a little more about who's moving here and it may surprise you. Accordi

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Fox News not covering its parent company's scandal as much as the competition

July 16th, 2011 6:29 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) Fox News Channel has discussed the British phone hacking scandal involving its parent News Corp. dozens of times over the past few weeks, but far less than the story has been reported on rivals CNN and MSNBC.Fox faces an awkward question th

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Delta Air Lines may drop flying in 24 small cities

July 16th, 2011 5:27 am by Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Delta Air Lines is shrinking its flying to small cities in the nation's midsection, saying it can't make money on flights that are sometimes completely empty.

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Northeast Tennessee court likely to give final verdict in dairy farmers settlement

July 16th, 2011 5:15 am by staff report

A multimillion-dollar settlement for dairy farmers in Tennessee and other Southeastern states will likely be rendered in federal court in Knoxville. Southeastern dairy farmers in a class-action lawsuit reached a $140 million settlement with one of their a

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Investors see big potential down on the farm

July 15th, 2011 12:52 pm by Associated Press

A new breed of gentleman farmer is shaking up the American heartland. Rich investors with no ties to farming, no dirt under their nails, are confident enough to wager big on a patch of earth betting that it's a smart investment because food will only get

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