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Treasury chief says Bush tax cuts must end

August 3rd, 2010 11:59 am by Associated Press

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Sonic has latest entry in the fast-food dares with 810 calorie hot dog

August 3rd, 2010 5:03 am by Associated Press

(MCT) HARTFORD, Conn. When Sonic Drive-in opened its first Connecticut franchise in Wallingford last month, it came just in time to serve the fast-food chain's newest menu item, the Footlong Quarter Pound Coney hot dog.The beef and pork hot dog is topped

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Sullivan, Washington counties just under the wire on June's economic stress index

August 2nd, 2010 9:33 pm by Don Fenley

Washington and Sullivan counties ranked just below the stressed level on the Associated Press' June analysis of economic stress conditions around the nation. On the national level, economic stress worsened in June due to more bankruptcies in the West and

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When Double Dippers become economic party poopers

August 2nd, 2010 4:32 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) They're a minority, but a vocal one, and they're hovering like storm clouds over a brittle recovery.They're the Double Dippers the politicians, economists and analysts who foresee back-to-back recessions.Their warnings could become self-

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Calvin Wright hired to lead Downtown Kingsport Association

July 31st, 2010 6:24 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT It's been through trials and tribulations in the last couple of years, but the Downtown Kingsport Association is making a comeback, and its new executive director is ready to lead the charge.

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Recovery loses speed as consumers turn cautious

July 30th, 2010 1:09 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) The recovery lost momentum in the spring as growth slowed to a 2.4 percent pace, its most sluggish showing in nearly a year and too weak to drive down unemployment.

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Adult industry sees pocket porn market via iPhones

July 30th, 2010 5:50 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK It's a maxim of technology: Invent the newest gadget and the porn industry will find a way to cash in.So when Apple Inc. launched the iPhone 4 and its FaceTime videoconference feature, it didn't take long for adult-entertainment companies to dev

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