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Today's mothers older, better educated and less likely to be married

May 7th, 2010 5:22 am by Staff Report

According to the Pew Research Center mothers of newborns are older and better educated. They are also less likely to be white and less likely to be married.In 1990, there were more births to teenagers than to women ages 35 and older. By 2008, that had rev

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Microsoft catches heat over plans to exclude XP users from IE9

May 7th, 2010 4:46 am by Staff Report

Infoworld is reporting that Microsoft came under fire from some of its rivals this week for its decision not to offer Internet Explorer 9 -- and hence support for the upcoming HTML5 standard -- to users of its older Windows XP operating system.Micro

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Senate GOP hopes to sell House on cuts

May 7th, 2010 4:22 am by : Andy Sher

NASHVILLE -- Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey said Thursday he and fellow Senate Republicans have settled on cuts as their answer to additional revenue shortfalls and hope to sell House leaders on specifics in the next several days."I think we've reached a consensus o

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Senate OKs bill that allows deputies to run

May 7th, 2010 4:17 am by Tom Humphrey

NASHVILLE - Legislation to assure that deputy sheriffs can run for political office and solicit campaign contributions ran into sharp criticism from Senate Democrats on Thursday, but was approved 18-13 with solid Republican support."I can't support politi

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