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Defense publication says U.S. dominance of the global defense sectors likely to be eroded

February 9th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

LONDON - The United States' dominance of the global defence sectors is likely to be eroded over the coming decade as both Russia and China encroach on formerly assured markets, according to the latest Jane's Industry Quarterly study: "Crossing Borders: I

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Toyota to announce action soon for Prius hybrids

February 7th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

TOKYO Toyota said Sunday that it will soon announce plans to deal with braking problems in its prized Prius hybrid amid reports it has decided to issue a recall for the vehicle in Japan, a possible new embarrassment for the world's biggest automaker.

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Courtesy acquires JBR Buick GMC dealership

February 6th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT Courtesy Chevrolet-Cadillac-Subaru recently completed the purchase of JBR Buick GMC Truck, Inc. to create the only full-line and full-service General Motors dealership in the Tri-Cities area

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Kingsport chamber marks successes at annual dinner

February 5th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT More than 1,400 people gathered Friday night to celebrate the city's accomplishments at the 63rd annual dinner of the Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce.

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January unemployment rate drops to 9.7 percent

February 5th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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New York AG filing civil charges saying Bank of America, former CEO Lewis misled investors

February 4th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Attorney General's office said Thursday it filed civil charges against Bank of America and its former CEO Ken Lewis, saying the bank misled investors about Merrill Lynch before it acquired the Wall Street bank in early 2009.C

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