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Luxury consumers scrimp for sake of planet, and because it's cheaper

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

Kelli Donley, a 29-year-old executive at a nonprofit group in Tempe, Ariz., told the Wall Street Journal she has always been environmentally conscious, bringing her own bags to the grocery store and limiting her driving. Now she's "conserving clothing," t

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Tennessee in recession, Virginia other states dangerously close

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

What started out as a housing problem in a few states has now exploded into a full-fledged recession, with a majority of states now in or dangerously close to recession.

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Judge sentences 'dangerous offender' serving life to 37 additional years in prison

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to the Bristol Herald-Courier a desire to keep the public safe from a "dangerous offender" and give justice to a murder victim's family led a judge Monday to tack 37 years on to the life sentence already being served by a man in federal prison.

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Voting heavy in region as polls open

November 4th, 2008 12:00 am by Rain Smith

Election day has kicked off with quite a surge in the region. Before voting began more than 100 people were lined up at the Sullivan County Election Office in Blountville, while about 400 voters cast ballots in the first hour at Bristol Virginia's precinc

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