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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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Currency markets to scrutinize Chinese exchange rates

June 20th, 2010 10:02 pm by Associated Press

BEIJING Currency markets will closely watch Chinese exchange rates Monday to see how far Beijing will allow the yuan to rise after announcing the end of its 2-year-old peg to the dollar.

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Riverbend revival: Construction activity to resume at development off Fort Henry Drive

June 19th, 2010 6:23 pm by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT It's been several years since earth movers cleared the land for development around the Wal-Mart on Fort Henry Drive. Last week, the earth movers were back.

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NE Tenn. home sales post increase for May

June 18th, 2010 7:35 am by Staff report

Regional existing home sales posted a fourth straight monthly increase in May and average sales prices increased from the April average. May's year-to-date sales increased in all but one of the region's six cities monitored by the monthly Northeast Ten

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Mortgage fraud task force arrests almost 500 in sweeping crackdown; Tenn. investigations up 200%

June 18th, 2010 4:36 am by Associated Press

The Housing Wire is reporting that since the launch of a national mortgage fraud enforcement campaign on March 1, federal efforts led to 485 arrests nationwide, making it the largest-ever collective enforcement initiative against mortgage fraud.The effort

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