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Agriculture crime division that strives to protect farms, forests may come to an end

July 19th, 2010 10:23 am by Staff Report

FAYETTEVILLE, Tenn. There wasn't much left at the scene of the fire along Coldwater Creek Road by the time Max Thomas and Mike Whaley got there. Four days earlier, flames charred a 50-foot strip on a rural Lincoln County farm. A local forestry agent t

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Man fatally shot by police had earlier driven truck into lake

July 19th, 2010 8:23 am by Staff Report

A man was shot and killed by Oak Ridge police officers Sunday afternoon after he threatened them with a knife and stabbed a police dog, authorities said.The officers were sent to a Hillside Road residence to check of the welfare of the man, whose name was

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Economists see a modest pickup in hiring

July 19th, 2010 4:49 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- The outlook for the job market has improved, according to a survey of leading economists released Monday, even as the economic recovery hit a speed bump in the second quarter.In its second-quarter industry survey, the National A

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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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