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Getting back lost jobs could take more than five years

February 20th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON Job creation is stuck on an uphill treadmill. So many jobs have been lost that the U.S. must run hard just to keep from losing more ground. Despite the election-year emphasis on job creation by both parties, the short-term outlook is bleak.

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Report: Fewer falling behind on home loans

February 20th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Law brings big changes to credit card industry

February 19th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

Do you carry a balance on your credit card?Do you just pay the minimum payment every month?A new law may make you want to pay off those debts as fast as you can.The Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure (CARD) Act of 2009 goes into eff

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White's stores converting to Hometown IGA brand

February 19th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT White's Fresh Foods stores in Kingsport are getting a new name.Owned by Houchens Industries of Bowling Green, Ky., the stores are converting to Hometown IGA locations, effective Monday, March 1. On that day at 11 a.m., the Kingsport Area Chambe

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UVA business school enters partnership with UVa-Wise

February 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

WISE The University of Virginia's College at Wise and the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business will offer a course this spring as part of the new "Darden/UVa-Wise Partnership for Leadership Development."

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Data show job market improvement may be slowing

February 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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ATF agents search Nashville weapons manufacturer

February 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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ETSU economist says it will likely be summer before signs of economic recovery begin showing up here

February 17th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to ETSU Economics professor Steb Hipple, "the economic recovery in the Tri-Cities will probably lag the national upturn, just as local business conditions lagged the initial part of the recession in 2008. With a springtime recovery in the natio

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