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Critical security flaw reported in Adobe Reader, Acrobat and Flash

June 8th, 2010 4:49 am by Staff Report

The BBC is reporting that Adobe has acknowledged a "critical" security flaw in its Reader, Acrobat and Flash Player software. Adobe says the vulnerability potentially enables hackers to take control of affected computer systems.Users running Windows, Maci

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Real income shrinks, Americans' standard of living stagnant since 2009

June 8th, 2010 4:27 am by Staff Report

According to BusinessWeek political watchers shouldn't be wasting their time watching the unemployment rate. The early omens of the midterm election results can be seen by looking at the amount of money going into people's pockets. In the language of econ

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Murder-suicide suspect identified in Roanoke County

June 8th, 2010 4:15 am by Staff Report

According to a Roanoke Times report, a man and woman whose bodies were found Monday in Roanoke County appeared to have died as a result of a murder-suicide.Police identified the shooter as George Kenneth Whitt, 30. The female victim, 33, was not identifie

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Fishing trip costs anglers $48,000

June 8th, 2010 4:10 am by Andy Johns

Six local anglers say a misunderstanding with fishing regulations has them on the hook for $48,000, but officials in Ohio say their story doesn't hold water. The men pleaded guilty last week to 30 charges stemming from a fishing trip to Lake Erie in late

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Tennessee jobless benefits checks delayed

June 8th, 2010 4:05 am by Jenny Upchurch

A computer error sent panic through the ranks of jobless Tennesseans this week, when about 20,000 people were told incorrectly that their unemployment benefits had ended. Now, thousands of unemployment checks will be delayed because people couldn't cer

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Nashville Baptist leader backs citizenship for illegal immigrants

June 8th, 2010 4:02 am by Staff Report

When Nashville's Richard Land talks to Hispanic Southern Baptists this month, he'll tell them the denomination supports establishing a path to U.S. citizenship for illegal immigrants. After borders are secure, he'll say, there needs to be a way for them

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'Criminal aliens' targeted; Knox sheriff first in Tenn. to work with U.S. Immigration

June 8th, 2010 3:52 am by Staff Report

The Knox County Sheriff's Office has begun forwarding the fingerprint records of all local arrestees to federal immigration officials under a program designed to identify "criminal aliens" who are eligible for deportation.The Sheriff's Office is the first

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Accused Johnson City shooter surrenders to police

June 8th, 2010 3:48 am by Staff Report

A Johnson City man accused of accidentally shooting a woman during a weekend argument turned himself in Monday, police said in a news release.Chad Bishop, 31, 2620 Park Ave., was charged with six counts of felony reckless endangerment following the incide

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