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1 million pounds of ground beef recalled

August 6th, 2010 1:09 pm by Associated Press

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More jobs needed to lift consumers, drive recovery

August 6th, 2010 2:54 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) Faster job growth is needed to accelerate the recovery, but economists worry the government's July employment report won't show strong gains.Without more jobs, Americans are likely to remain cautious with their spending, restraining the e

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Mortgage rates drop to record low levels

August 5th, 2010 10:38 am by Associated Press

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Tri-Cities gains 800 jobs in second quarter

August 4th, 2010 2:07 pm by Sharon Hayes

Employment in the region increased in the second quarter for the first time since 2008. According to the latest labor market report issued Wednesday by East Tennessee State University, the region gained more than 800 jobs between April and June compared

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Commercial development of HAAP back on the table

August 4th, 2010 4:06 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT The idea for development at the front of Holston Army Ammunition Plant is on the table once again. Littlejohn Engineering presented a draft proposal to the Kingsport Economic Development Board on Tuesday for the development of HAAP property a

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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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