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Bear takes a bite out of Smokies hiker

May 15th, 2010 7:57 am by staff report

GATLINBURG - A black bear bit a man on the foot this week in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park when the man got too close trying to take a photo, authorities said.The man, whose name wasn't immediately available, let the bear get within inches of hi

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Freddie and Fannie won't pay down your mortgage

May 14th, 2010 4:44 am by Staff Report

CNN Money is reporting that pressure is mounting on loan servicers and investors to reduce troubled homeowners' loan balances...but the two largest owners of mortgages aren't getting the message.Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which are controlled by the fede

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Taco Bell adds new price to fast-food wars

May 14th, 2010 4:37 am by Staff Report

Accoridng to USA Today, fast food's value-menu war hits a new low today: the $2 combo meal.Taco Bell will announce plans to roll out $2 Meal Deals that include a taco or burrito, a medium soft drink and a bag of Doritos. It is the only national chain sell

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Facebook draws protests on privacy issue

May 14th, 2010 4:33 am by Staff Report

According to a report in USA Today Facebook is facing another backlash about its privacy policies.A vocal slice of Facebook's 400 million members are grousing about a new feature from the social-networking giant that lets non-Facebook websites post the

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