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Battle rages at Burger King to see who gets it whose way

May 19th, 2010 5:43 am by Staff Report

Restaurant News is reporting that Burger King's management and franchisees are locked in heated battle. The report cities a letter to to Burger King Holdings Inc.'s board that illustrated the anger and frustration."Gentlemen, frankly, our business is in

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Huge 'sexiest video ever' attack hits Facebook; 'stunning' attack targeted Internet Explorer users, planted adware on victims' PCs

May 19th, 2010 5:36 am by Staff Report

According to ComputerWorld a huge attack by a rogue Facebook application last weekend infected users' PCs with popup-spewing adware, a security researcher said Monday.On Saturday, AVG Technologies received more than 300,000 reports of the malicious Facebo

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Germany, Google square off over Wi-Fi harvesting

May 19th, 2010 5:34 am by Staff Report

The International Herald Tribune is reporting that Google is under increased pressure in Europe over its collection of private data from unsecured home wireless networks as a German regulator threatened legal action if the company did not surrender a har

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Will gold be $800 in one year, or two?

May 19th, 2010 4:45 am by Staff Report

CNN Money is reporting that when gold prices turn skyward, like they did for the past two weeks before some recent flattening, some mix of greed, fear and uncertainty are likely ruling the market. What better time to remember what really drives prices ove

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Tenn. GOP candidates asked to sign support pledge

May 19th, 2010 4:33 am by Tom Humphrey

Republican candidates for the state Legislature are being asked to sign a pledge to support the winner of the GOP primary in their district and, if elected, to vote for the Republican Caucus nominees for legislative leadership.House Republican Caucus Chai

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Oak Ridge traffic camera violations hold steady

May 19th, 2010 4:31 am by Staff Report

OAK RIDGE - The number of violations snapped by traffic safety cameras at four sites in Oak Ridge held steady last month, statistics released Tuesday show.There were 3,998 violations in April, compared with 4,000 total infractions recorded in March. Out-o

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Organizers hopeful for a turnout of about 2,000 people at Gatlinburg Tea Party

May 19th, 2010 4:28 am by Mike Blackerby

February's National Tea Party Convention in Nashville was a high-dollar, high-profile event that featured former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin as the keynote speaker.This weekend's inaugural Tennessee Tea Party Convention in Gatlinburg will offe

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