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Jobless Tennesseans will get 14 - not 20 - more weeks of benefits

November 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Additional unemployment benefits that Congress approved for the jobless earlier this month won't be as sweet as most people expected due to fine print in the law.The upshot is that instead of 20 weeks of extra benefits at a maximum of $300 a week, many Te

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Want to listen in on someone's smart phone conversation?

November 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

According to BusinessWeek, as the iPhone, BlackBerry, and other devices have become more popular, harmful software such as viruses and spyware is emerging to exploit their vulnerabilityCheaters beware. In late October, Indonesian developer Sheran Gunaseke

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Countries getting ready for cyber war

November 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

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Did Obama grovel before Japan's emperor?

November 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

USA Today is reporting that President Barak Obama's deep bow to Japan's Emperor Akihito over the weekend may have been an awkward moment, it wasn't without precedent. And it appeared to be well within protocol guidelines that the State Department issues f

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Kiffin dismisses Nu'Keese Richardson, Mike Edwards

November 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Knoxville News Sentinel

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New research explores long-term effect of spiritual activity among children and teens

November 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

What is the connection between childhood faith and adult religious commitment? Parents and religious leaders are naturally interested in knowing if spiritual investment in young lives pays off in the long run.A recent study conducted by the Barna Group pr

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I-26 crash victim dies from injuries

November 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

A man injured Tuesday in an Interstate 26 crash died from his injuries Sunday afternoon, Johnson City police reported.Jamin M. Dodd, 19, 900 Cooks Valley Road, Apt. 67, Kingsport, died at 4:20 p.m., police said Sunday in a news release.

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