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King College enthusiastic about medical school project moving forward

December 29th, 2010 5:45 am by Staff Report

According to the Bristol Herald Courier report, a week after the Washington County Board of Supervisors voted to approve a site proposal for the proposed King School of Medicine, King College is enthusiastic about the project moving forward."We have exper

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Ex-Shell Oil president sees $5 a gallon gas in U.S. by 2012

December 28th, 2010 4:52 am by Staff Report

CNN Money is reporting that the former president of Shell Oil, John Hofmeister, says Americans could be paying $5 for a gallon of gasoline by 2012.In an interview with Platt's Energy Week television, Hofmeister predicted gasoline prices will spike as the

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Bullying by the boss is common but hard to fix

December 28th, 2010 4:45 am by Staff Report

The Hooters restaurant chain likes to play up its "delightfully tacky, yet unrefined" slogan. But what more than 15 million TV viewers saw on Feb. 14 went beyond unrefined.A Hooters franchise manager insisted that servers clasp their hands behind their ba

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Government changes the rules to track long-term unemployment

December 28th, 2010 4:43 am by Staff Report

According to a USA Today report, so many Americans have been jobless for so long that the government is changing how it records long-term unemployment.Citing what it calls "an unprecedented rise" in long-term unemployment, the federal Bureau of Labor Stat

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Ceiling lights send Internet messages

December 28th, 2010 4:36 am by Associated Press

ST. CLOUD, Minn. Flickering ceiling lights usually are a nuisance, but in city offices in St. Cloud, they actually will be a pathway to the Internet. The lights will transmit data to specially equipped computers on desks below by flickering faster tha

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Guest shot dead after violent rampage

December 28th, 2010 4:33 am by Matt Lakin

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Transit bus involved in 3-car pile up on State of Franklin

December 28th, 2010 4:30 am by Chelsea Farnam

Two men were injured in a three-vehicle accident involving a Johnson City Transit bus, a car and a pickup truck late Monday afternoon.The bus was making a stop on State of Franklin Road near the Carnegie Hotel across from ETSU when, witnesses said, an old

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