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Dow Chemical agrees to buy Rohm and Haas

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Dow Chemical says it has agreed to buy specialty chemicals maker Rohm and Haas for $78 per share, or more than 15 billion dollars.

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Alexander votes to pass Foreclosure Prevention Act

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on his vote in favor of the Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2008: “This housing bill is a good step toward helping the 60,000 Tennesseans who had delinquent mortgages in the first quarter of this year. It will help jump-start our economy, protect homeowners, and provide incentives for new home buyers. This bipartisan housing bill is yet another example of what the Senate can accomplish when we work together.”

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Tennessee man charged in crash that killed couple

Posted: 07/10/2008 - Authorities said a drunken driver crashed in to a couple's car in Morrison, killing them -- then ran away, leaving his injured girlfriend and her two injured children behind.

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West Knox flooding causes road closure

Updated: 07/10/2008 - Heavy rains and flash flooding forced the closure of parts of Park West Boulevard and South Cedar Bluff Road Thursday where the two streets intersect.

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Scammers Use e-Mail, Fax to Pose as IRS

Posted: 07/10/2008 - The Internal Revenue Service cautions taxpayers to be on the lookout for a new wave of scams using the IRS name in identity theft e-mails, or phishing, that have circulated during the last two months.

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Tennessee GOP again attacks Naifeh on gun permits

Posted: 07/10/2008 - The state Republican Party is again taking shots at Democratic House Speaker Jimmy Naifeh for his role in blocking efforts to close the state's handgun carry permit database from public inspection.

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Knoxville could ban cars parked in yards

Updated: 07/10/2008 - Knoxville City Council members are calling it a nuisance and have actually called on different homeowners groups to figure out a plan.

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Technology, street smarts can help prevent car thefts

Updated: 07/09/2008 - Keeping your car safe from thieves is no doubt a top concern for many drivers, and car manufacturers are doing more and more every year to make sure your car is as theft-proof as possible.

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Knoxville eyes Downtown North area for revitalization

Updated: 07/09/2008 - The City of Knoxville has big plans to improve the North Central and Broadway area, but there are questions about whether the proposed solutions would fix the real problems or just create more.

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Energy drinks may do more harm than good

Updated: 07/09/2008 - We've all seen them lined up on the shelves in the store. They each boast they're the most powerful and give you the best boost, but energy drinks have all the same dangers.

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East Tennessee home buyers, sellers still dealing with slump

Updated: 07/09/2008 - New numbers show our country may not be out of its housing slump yet. The National Association of Realtors has lowered its sales projections based on results from May, which is the traditional start of the summer moving season.

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Chief clerk: Ford amended disclosure forms

Posted: 07/09/2008 - The Tennessee Senate's chief clerk testified during the public corruption trial of John Ford that the former state senator amended previous years of financial disclosure forms following an ethics complaint against him.

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