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Apple, Google bring smartphone functions to car dashboards

Apple, Google bring smartphone functions to car dashboards

September 5th, 2015 2:00 pm by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer

Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.

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Chamber membership drive brings in more than 200 new members

Chamber membership drive brings in more than 200 new members

September 5th, 2015 8:30 am by By Community Contributor

The event was organized by Jimmy Cusano and a group called Your Chamber Connection.

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Haslam takes 'Tennessee Story' to Israel

Haslam takes 'Tennessee Story' to Israel

September 5th, 2015 8:30 am by By State Contributor

Israel attracts significant venture capital investment and is particularly strong in start-up and commercialization activity, according to a prepared release.

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Northeast State partners with A-B Tech on NSF grant

Northeast State partners with A-B Tech on NSF grant

September 5th, 2015 12:00 am by Community contributor

Northeast State envisions the $58,493 grant will serve more than 500 undergraduate students, pre-college students, college faculty, and high school educators over a three-year period.

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USTA officials eye security after U.S. Open drone crash

USTA officials eye security after U.S. Open drone crash

September 4th, 2015 8:40 pm by JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press

A drone crash during a U.S. Open match has tennis officials thinking about whether they can do more to safeguard the sprawling National Tennis Center from such hazards, a spokesman said Friday.

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Mooresburg Elementary students use Oreos to learn about phases of the moon

September 4th, 2015 5:30 pm by Staff Report

Fortunately, in order to create the moon shapes it was necessary to eat a portion of the white filling in the middle of each Oreo.

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All Tennessee counties meet budget deadline

All Tennessee counties meet budget deadline

September 4th, 2015 8:30 am by By State Contributor

In the past, it was not uncommon for some Tennessee counties to operate without a current budget into October.

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$30M expansion announced for The Pinnacle in Bristol

$30M expansion announced for The Pinnacle in Bristol - VIDEO

September 3rd, 2015 6:05 pm by Hank Hayes

The expansion will take the development to nearly 700,000 square feet of retail, dining and entertainment space next to Interstate 81, drawing consumers from a five-state region.

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Haslam administration touts 'low-cost labor' in Tennessee

Haslam administration touts 'low-cost labor' in Tennessee

September 2nd, 2015 7:45 pm by Associated Press

While Republican Gov. Bill Haslam often states his goal of bringing "high-quality jobs" to Tennessee, a document produced by his administration suggests he may be less interested in making them high-paying positions.

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Sullivan committee endorses TIF for two apartment complexes

Sullivan committee endorses TIF for two apartment complexes

September 1st, 2015 11:20 pm by J. H. Osborne

For the incentives to become a reality, the plan will have to gain the majority approval of the full commission - as well as the Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen.

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