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Christian money guru Dave Ramsey gets rich mixing faith, funds

September 9th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. With the economy gasping for life last spring, about 1.3 million people gathered in 5,600 churches nationwide to behold the nation's leading prophet of personal finance. Televised live from a church in Edmond, Okla., Dave Ramsey's infome

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Wellmont, HealthSouth to partner on Bristol rehabilitation hospital

September 8th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

BRISTOL, Va. Wellmont Health System and HealthSouth Corp. announced Tuesday that a joint venture entity formed by the two parties has been awarded a certificate of public need to open a new inpatient rehabilitation hospital in Bristol, Va.

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Obama thanks labor for hard-won rights at work

September 7th, 2009 12:00 am by The Associated Press

President Barack Obama declared Monday that modern benefits like paid leave, minimum wage and Social Security "all bear the union label," as he appealed to organized labor to help him win the health care fight in Congress.

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Layoffs toughest on young, older workers

September 6th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Marcus Wells and Shirley Walker view their economic prospects from opposite ends of the age spectrum.

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Government program to reward consumers buying energy efficient appliances

September 4th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Need a new washing machine or dishwasher? Tired of looking at that old avocado refrigerator and the matching freezer? The federal government has launched a program designed to entice consumers to trade in their old appliances for new energy eff

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Unemployment rate rises to 9.7 percent in August, highest level in 26 years

September 4th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- The unemployment rate jumped almost half a point to 9.7 percent in August, the highest since 1983, reflecting a poor job market that will make it hard for the economy to begin a sustained recovery.

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