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Tenn. bars may higher fees if they don't sell more food

May 27th, 2010 4:22 am by Tom Humphrey

NASHVILLE Advancing legislation would revise a state law that currently requires establishments to sell more food than alcohol to get a liquor-by-the-drink license, ending what one sponsor calls a long-standing 'wink-and-nod situation.''This is trying to

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Obama orders National Guard troops to patrol the Mexican border

May 26th, 2010 4:27 am by Staff Report

The Christian Science Monitor is reporting that President Obama - under pressure to help secure the US border with Mexico - Tuesday ordered 1,200 National Guard troops to the US Southwest and said he would ask Congress to approve an additional $500 millio

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New $3B foreclosure prevention program added to Wall Street reform bill

May 26th, 2010 4:22 am by Staff Report

According to a report in the Housing Wire the Senate has passed the Restoring American Financial Stability Act, approving a new program that would reduce mortgage payments for the unemployed.The program would provide $3bn from the Troubled Asset Relief Pr

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Judge won't toss out jailhouse confession in Willis case

May 25th, 2010 12:04 pm by Staff Report

Accused killer Howard Hawk Willis' motion to have an alleged jailhouse confession excluded from his double murder trial has been denied by the trial judge.Senior Judge Jon Kerry Blackwood ruled that Willis had not presented new evidence material to the is

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