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Treasury secretary says power, risks of explosive derivatives market blindsided the government

July 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The huge amount of money tied up in complex derivative transactions helped cripple the economy, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner told lawmakers Friday as he laid out a case for greater government control over a generally unregulated

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Beale Street merchants banning guns

July 10th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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New jobless claims plunge to 565,000; continuing claims rise to new record near 6.9 million

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

WASHINGTON -- The number of newly laid-off workers filing initial claims for jobless benefits last week fell to lowest level since early January, largely due to changes in the timing of auto industry layoffs.

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Owner raises price of old Kingsport Foundry site

July 7th, 2009 12:00 am by Rick Wagner

KINGSPORT Kingsport Economic Development Board officials still hope to purchase the old Kingsport Foundry property. However, the group's latest offer to the owner of the 5.2 acres was turned down, after a twist.

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