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Republicans to Fed: Forget about jobs

December 3rd, 2010 5:02 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Cries for changing the Federal Reserve's job description are growing louder.For more than 30 years, the Fed has been tasked with a so-called dual mandate, which outlines two important goals: keep prices stable and maximize U.S.

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Racketeering case lands in federal court

December 3rd, 2010 4:51 am by Laurence Hammack

According to a Roanoke Times report a pack of roving robbers known as the "Goonz," burst into Roanoke Valley homes so many times, and with such careful planning, that it amounted to an organized criminal enterprise, federal authorities allege.Most of the

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Tenn. university disputes gay coach was fired

December 3rd, 2010 4:45 am by Mike Organ

Belmont University women's soccer coach Lisa Howe is without a job today, and the reason may involve her sexual orientation. The university issued a release Thursday night with Athletics Director Mike Strickland stating that Howe decided to resign on h

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Former Chattanooga officers to receive $840,000 in age discrimination suit

December 3rd, 2010 4:44 am by Joan Garrett

Chattanooga has dropped its appeal of a hefty jury award to two former officers who won an age discrimination suit against the police department earlier this year.And city officials have signed checks over to T.E. "Skip" Vaughn and Charles Cooke for $840,

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Man local authorities call 'Walmart Bandit' charged in alleged store theft

December 3rd, 2010 4:42 am by Brad Hicks

ERWIN A man known by local authorities as "The Walmart Bandit" because of his alleged involvement in a series of thefts at regional Walmart stores was recently arrested by members of the Unicoi County Sheriff's Department.Floyd John Tucker, 47, 2205 E. F

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