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Eastman's earnings smash Wall Street expectations

October 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. posted a rise in profit for the third quarter this year and shattered Wall Street estimates for its quarterly earnings.The Kingsport-based company announced net earnings of $101 million or $1.38 per diluted share in the thi

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US to order bailed-out firms to slash pay

October 22nd, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Google, MySpace, Facebook make music moves

October 21st, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Internet power players Google, MySpace and Facebook are adopting strategies to better compete in a music industry that is rapidly shifting online.

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Higher jobless rates could be new normal

October 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Oil rises above $80 as earnings beat expectations

October 20th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Oil prices rose above $80 a barrel Tuesday in Asia, extending a two-week rally as better-than-expected U.S. corporate earnings boosted investor confidence.

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Obama looking at all options, including another stimulus package, for creating jobs

October 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

President Barack Obama is considering all options to create jobs, including another stimulus package, while trying to pull the economy out of a deep recession and deal with a record deficit, White House advisers said Sunday.

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Upgrades get under way at Kingsport Town Center

October 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT If the Kingsport Town Center is starting to look a little brighter these days, there's good reason.Crews recently began installing new lighting in the common areas at the center, formerly known as the Fort Henry Mall. By mid last week, installa

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