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Some corporate employees discover the teaching profession

May 4th, 2007 9:09 pm by SHARON CASKEY HAYES

KINGSPORT - For years, Debra Mallinak earned a good paycheck working as an industrial engineer in Kingsport.

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Cox named VP, corporate communications/public relations

May 4th, 2007 9:09 pm by Staff report

Meridian Home Loans opens

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Business briefs, May 4, 2007

May 3rd, 2007 9:21 pm by Staff Report

Stocks rise; S&P 500 closes above 1,500

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Names in the News - May 3, 2007

May 2nd, 2007 11:57 pm by Staff Report

NEW YORK - The talk show must go on. Ellen DeGeneres, who injured her back over the weekend, is hosting her syndicated talk show from a hospital bed on the set.

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Murdoch's initial offer for Dow Jones & Co. declined

May 2nd, 2007 7:24 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - Investors are betting that Dow Jones & Co., publisher of The Wall Street Journal, is now firmly in play, even after the controlling Bancroft family turned thumbs down to a $5 billion bid from Rupert Murdoch.

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Business briefs, May 3, 2007

May 2nd, 2007 7:24 pm by Staff Report

Eastman completes sale of plant in Spain

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Dolan family reaches deal to take Cablevision private

May 2nd, 2007 7:24 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - Cablevision Systems Corp., a New York-area cable TV provider that also owns Madison Square Garden, said Wednesday it has agreed to be taken private by the Dolan family, the company's controlling shareholders, in a deal worth about $10.6 bil

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Local growers assess crop damage, explain fuel price plight in video from Kingsport Farmer's Market

May 2nd, 2007 12:00 am by Rain Smith

The consensus view is we're about a month away from having an abundance of locally grown peas, tomatoes, beets, broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower and fruits.

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Bredesen set to present proposal for changing school funding formula

May 1st, 2007 11:45 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE - Gov. Phil Bredesen plans to present a proposal for major changes to the state's education funding formula to a joint convention of the General Assembly on Thursday morning.

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News Corp. makes unsolicited $5 billion bid for Dow Jones; prospects doubtful

May 1st, 2007 8:24 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. offered to buy Dow Jones & Co. for $5 billion, but the deal, which would add The Wall Street Journal to Murdoch's global media empire, faces doubtful prospects since Dow Jones' controlling shareholders said Tuesd

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