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McDonald's reinventing itself, turning fast-food world upside down

May 17th, 2010 4:46 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that McDonald's is on a multibillion-dollar mission to become a serious beverage juggernaut that will equal its standing with burgers and fries.And in doing so it's turning the fast-food world upside down. It's trying to redefine co

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Ramsey's 'boot' misses the fix for health fund

May 17th, 2010 4:37 am by Andy Sher

NASHVILLE -- Republican Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey states in gubernatorial campaign ads that he won't shrink from giving the federal government "the boot" when necessary. In the meantime, the Blountville lawmaker and other Senate Republicans are depending

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Bear takes a bite out of Smokies hiker

May 15th, 2010 7:57 am by staff report

GATLINBURG - A black bear bit a man on the foot this week in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park when the man got too close trying to take a photo, authorities said.The man, whose name wasn't immediately available, let the bear get within inches of hi

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