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Toyota plans to reveal details of gas pedal fix on Monday morning

January 30th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

DETROIT Toyota Motor Corp. plans to start sending parts to dealers in the coming days to fix a sticky gas pedal problem that has tarnished its image and led to the recall of 4.2 million cars and trucks on three continents, according to people briefed o

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SW Virginia economy outpacing state, nation

January 29th, 2010 12:00 am by Staff Report

LEBANON Virginia's seven-county coal-producing region has held up better economically than the rest of the state and the nation, an economist told members of the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority's executive board during a recent meeting

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Eastman reports $32 million loss in fourth quarter

January 28th, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Eastman Chemical Co. took a $177 million hit in the fourth quarter due to restructuring charges and the discontinuation of its Texas industrial gasification facility, resulting in a fourth quarter loss for the Kingsport-based company.Eastman on

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Regions Bank loses $606 million

January 26th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Wal-Mart cuts about 11,200 Sam's Club staffers

January 24th, 2010 12:00 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will cut about 11,200 jobs at Sam's Club warehouses as it turns over the task of in-store product demonstrations to an outside marketing company.

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Mall owner says Marquee Cinemas may expand at current site

January 23rd, 2010 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT Marquee Cinemas is considering a significant expansion at the Kingsport Town Center and has given no indication it plans to leave the mall anytime soon.

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