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Toyota shareholders sue over fallen stock price

March 21st, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

MIAMI Toyota shareholders incensed over a sudden drop in the Japanese automaker's stock price are heading to court with lawsuits claiming company executives deliberately misled investors and the public about the depth of accelerator problems in million

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Kirkland selected to take reins of DKA

March 20th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT A familiar face in the Kingsport community has come out of retirement to lead the Downtown Kingsport Association at least until this summer.

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Area leaders gather to brainstorm ideas for growth

March 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

BLOUNTVILLE Regional leaders representing business and industry, government, nonprofits and economic development organizations gathered at Northeast State Community College Thursday to share ideas on how the region can respond to current economic challen

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Tenn. February jobless rate unchanged at 10.7 percent

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

Tennessee's unemployment rate in February stood unchanged for the third month at 10.7 percent.According to Tennessee Commissioner of Labor & Workforce Development James Neeley said today that the February rate a year ago was 9.6 percent. The national une

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U.S. jobless claims drop; no signal of job gains

March 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Christopher S. Rugaber, The Associated Press

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Report: Bernard Madoff beaten up by fellow inmate over money dispute

March 18th, 2010 12:00 am by Dionne Searcey and Amir Efrati, The Wall Street Journal

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Eastman Chemical Co. planning to acquire Genovique Specialties

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

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. announced Wednesday it plans to acquire Genovique Specialties Corp., a leading global producer of specialty plasticizers, benzoic acid and sodium benzoate.

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Community leaders gather at MeadowView for East Tennessee Environmental Conference

March 16th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Community leaders from across the region and beyond gathered Tuesday for the opening of the 2010 East Tennessee Environmental Conference, being held through Wednesday at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort and Convention Center.

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