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Freddie and Fannie won't pay down your mortgage

May 14th, 2010 4:44 am by Staff Report

CNN Money is reporting that pressure is mounting on loan servicers and investors to reduce troubled homeowners' loan balances...but the two largest owners of mortgages aren't getting the message.Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which are controlled by the fede

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Taco Bell adds new price to fast-food wars

May 14th, 2010 4:37 am by Staff Report

Accoridng to USA Today, fast food's value-menu war hits a new low today: the $2 combo meal.Taco Bell will announce plans to roll out $2 Meal Deals that include a taco or burrito, a medium soft drink and a bag of Doritos. It is the only national chain sell

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Facebook draws protests on privacy issue

May 14th, 2010 4:33 am by Staff Report

According to a report in USA Today Facebook is facing another backlash about its privacy policies.A vocal slice of Facebook's 400 million members are grousing about a new feature from the social-networking giant that lets non-Facebook websites post the

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Tenn. bill would require those arrested to prove citizenship

May 14th, 2010 4:27 am by Chas Sisk

State senators are debating a bill that would require people who are arrested to show they are American citizens or face being reported to immigration officials. But a coalition of sheriffs and immigration groups are pushing back, saying the law will b

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South Johnson City trailer park fire deemed 'suspicious'

May 14th, 2010 4:20 am by Staff Report

A fire at a mobile home park early Thursday morning was considered suspicious after firefighters were told someone was heard screaming from the burning structure, yet no one was found inside, according to a news release.Johnson City firefighters responded

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