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Eastman wins awards for energy efficiency

May 5th, 2010 11:16 pm by Staff Report

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. has earned energy efficiency awards from the American Chemistry Council (ACC) for the 17th consecutive year.

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First-quarter passenger numbers decline at TCRA

May 3rd, 2010 7:19 pm by Staff report

BLOUNTVILLE A drop in seating capacity was blamed for a significant decline in Tri-Cities Regional Airport's first quarter passenger numbers compared to last year.

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Fannie Mae tightens lending standards

May 3rd, 2010 4:18 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) Battered by a tidal wave of loan defaults, mortgage finance company Fannie Mae is tightening standards for the adjustable-rate and interest-only loans that fed the housing boom and contributed to the bust.The company said Friday it will r

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Euro partners agree on $145 billion Greek bailout

May 2nd, 2010 8:06 pm by Associated Press

BRUSSELS European governments and the International Monetary Fund on Sunday committed to pull Greece back from the brink of default, agreeing on $145 billion in emergency loans on the condition Athens make painful budget cuts and tax increases.

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BAE Systems program creating culture of healthy living

May 1st, 2010 7:20 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Like all companies, BAE Systems in Kingsport wanted to make sure its employees stayed healthy and on the job to maintain productivity and contain rising healthcare costs. So a few years ago, the company took an unusual step it began offering f

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