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Kirkland's returning to Johnson City

February 5th, 2014 4:42 pm by Lee Talbert

Kirkland's returning to Johnson City

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Sneak Peak, Monarch 815 gives tour of new development

February 5th, 2014 4:22 pm by Lee Talbert

Sneak Peak, Monarch 815 gives tour of new development

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House panel advances supermarket wine bill

House panel advances supermarket wine bill

February 5th, 2014 1:07 pm by Associated Press

One of the few differences is that the Senate version would require convenience stores to have at least 1,200 square feet to qualify for a wine sales license, while the House version would set that limit at 2,000 square feet.

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The Firehouse Restaurant working to bottle its barbecue sauce

The Firehouse Restaurant working to bottle its barbecue sauce

February 5th, 2014 8:43 am by Kristen Swing

Depending on the success of the venture, this is likely just the beginning of a virtual expansion for the restaurant.

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Obama praises CVS for pulling tobacco from shelves; chain to lose $2B in revenue

Obama praises CVS for pulling tobacco from shelves; chain to lose $2B in revenue

February 5th, 2014 7:34 am by Associated Press

CVS Caremark, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain, said Wednesday that it will phase out cigarettes, cigars and chewing tobacco by Oct. 1, a move that will cost it about $2 billion in annual revenue.

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N. Roan IGA store to close at the end of the month

N. Roan IGA store to close at the end of the month

February 4th, 2014 9:36 pm by Becky Campbell

Customers shopping Tuesday at IGA — the last central city grocer in town — were shocked and disappointed to learn the store will close by month’s end, although company officials did not return calls requesting confirmation on the issue.

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FDA launching anti-smoking campaign aimed at youth

FDA launching anti-smoking campaign aimed at youth

February 4th, 2014 1:41 pm by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer

The federal agency said Tuesday it is launching a $115 million multimedia education campaign called "The Real Cost" that's aimed at stopping teenagers from smoking and encouraging them to quit.

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Your Turn: Did the Target breach change your credit/debit card habits? Who's to blame?

Your Turn: Did the Target breach change your credit/debit card habits? Who's to blame?

February 4th, 2014 1:37 pm by Associated Press

Finger-pointing is coming from two industries with considerable lobbying might.

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Can Charter get 'future proof' against Internet TV?

Can Charter get 'future proof' against Internet TV?

February 4th, 2014 1:30 pm by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

Charter Communications Inc.'s $38 billion bid to take over the much-larger Time Warner Cable Inc. is an attempt to future-proof its business by getting its foot in the door of millions more homes wired for Internet service.

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Off the Wall News: What would your car say to the truck in the next lane?

Off the Wall News: What would your car say to the truck in the next lane?

February 3rd, 2014 2:39 pm by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

A radio beacon would continually transmit a vehicle's position, heading, speed and other information. Cars would receive the same information back from other vehicles, and a vehicle's computer would alert the driver to an impending collision.

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