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GOP sees path to control of Senate

July 19th, 2010 4:46 am by Staff Report

According to the Wall Street Journal Democrats for the first time are acknowledging that Republicans could retake the Senate this November if everything falls into place for the GOP, less than two years after Democrats held a daunting 60-seat majority.Lea

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Will companies dodge financial reform by moving abroad?

July 19th, 2010 4:42 am by Staff Report

of their operations abroad now that Congress has toughened financial regulations at home."We've talked about it with a number of clients," says Jeff Visithpanich, principal at Wall Street compensation adviser Johnson Associates. The new bill is creating "

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Haslam charges Wamp ad 'politics at its worst'

July 19th, 2010 4:32 am by Andy Sher

NASHVILLE Knoxville Mayor Bill Haslam is accusing Republican gubernatorial rival Zach Wamp of trying to mislead voters in a new attack ad that labels Mr. Haslam a "billionaire oil man who price-gouged working Tennesseans.""There's actually nothing new th

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Johnson City, Jonesborough traffic camera efforts updated

July 19th, 2010 4:21 am by Staff Report

Traffic camera at the intersection of N. Roan St and Mountcastle Dr. Photo by Ron Campbell / Johnson City Press

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Tennessee gubernatorial hopefuls silent on Bredesen commutation

July 17th, 2010 2:52 pm by Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tennessee's gubernatorial candidates won't say publicly whether they disagree with Democratic Gov. Phil Bredesen's decision to commute the death sentence of a woman convicted of paying a man to kill her husband.

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Tea party rejects racist label, but some concerns remain

July 17th, 2010 2:18 pm by Associated Press

Accusations about racism within the tea party have rumbled for a year, but they suddenly exploded last week with a resolution at the NAACP convention in Kansas City saying the party is attracting people and groups hostile to minorities.

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Woman charged in Morristown torture-murder of 94-year-old man pleads guilty

July 17th, 2010 11:06 am by staff report

A woman who prosecutors characterized as one of the most culpable in the January 2008 abduction and murder of 94-year-old Willie Lee Morgan pleaded guilty in Hamblen County Criminal Court Friday afternoon.

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