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States look to Internet taxes to close budget gaps

June 19th, 2011 10:02 pm by Associated Press

AUSTIN, Texas State governments across the country are laying off teachers, closing public libraries and parks, and reducing health care services, but there is one place they could get $23 billion a year if they could only agree how to do it: Internet re

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AARP slammed for not fighting Social Security cuts

June 18th, 2011 11:07 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) AARP, the powerful lobby for older Americans, was hammered Friday by fellow activists for refusing to oppose any and all cuts to Social Security benefits, a position the group says it has long held as a way to extend the life of the massi

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Kingsport Chamber holds record membership drive

June 18th, 2011 9:16 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT If the chamber of commerce is any indication, economic recovery is in full swing in Kingsport.The Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a membership recruitment event and surpassed all other membership drives, bringing in more than 2

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Variety of Internet address suffixes poised to hugely expand

June 18th, 2011 5:52 am by Associated Press

Unless you're a Luddite, you're bound to know of ".com ," the Internet's most common address suffix.You've probably heard of ".gov," for U.S. government sites, and ".edu," for educational institutions.

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How to make the hot used car market work for you

June 17th, 2011 3:44 pm by Associated Press

There's no denying that it's a seller's market for used cars, and you can make that work for you even if you are in the market for a new car. Here's how:Don't underestimate the value of the vehicle you have now. Web sites such as Kelley Blue Book and Edm

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