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Kingsport, Johnson City, Bristol add jobs for for 4th straight month

June 25th, 2010 8:01 am by Don Fenley

Tri-Cities employers continued adding jobs for the fourth straight month in May and while unemployment rates across the region declined the number of people without jobs is still at a 12-month high. Employment was up by about 1,000 jobs in six of the 10 B

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American Eagle service spurs competition at TCRA

June 24th, 2010 8:45 pm by Hank Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE American Eagle's new service at Tri-Cities Regional Airport has ramped up competition among the airport's other air carriers, airport commissioners were advised Thursday."We've got some good (air) fares. ... We've just got to keep it up," Air

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More than 2 million cribs from seven companies recalled for safety risks to babies

June 24th, 2010 9:24 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- More than 2 million cribs from seven companies were recalled Thursday amid concerns that babies can suffocate, become trapped or fall from the cribs.

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New-home sales drop to lowest level on record in May after federal homebuyer tax credits end

June 23rd, 2010 12:07 pm by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sales of new homes collapsed in May, sinking 33 percent to the lowest level on record as potential buyers stopped shopping for homes once they could no longer receive government tax credits.The bleak report from the Commerce Department

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Judge who nixed Obama's drill ban has extensive investments in oil and gas

June 23rd, 2010 11:44 am by Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS (AP) The Louisiana judge who struck down the Obama administration's six-month ban on deepwater oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico has reported extensive investments in the oil and gas industry, according to financial disclosure reports. He's

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Happy Meals not so happy

June 23rd, 2010 7:49 am by Associated Press

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