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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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