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2010-11-11 18:56:26

Now that the 2010 election is over, here is something to consider for the 2012 race: If you want to fatten your company's profits, contribute to a political campaign.

2010-11-09 09:00:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and KNOXVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Tennessee Medical Center and ContinuumRx(TM) have announced an agreement to form a joint venture to provide home infusion and specialty pharmacy services to patients across East Tennessee.

2010-10-29 11:04:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. and OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Oct.

2010-10-22 18:56:58

When the gap between the haves and have-nots gets larger, one would think the have-nots would want more help, most likely in the form of government programs, to fight rising inequities.

2010-10-19 17:13:22

Seeing a child or a dog play is not a foreign sight.

2010-10-05 15:07:29

By installing wireless sensors and replacing faulty traps along the 12 miles of steam lines at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, officials expect to save as much as $675,000 per year.

2010-09-22 13:19:17

If you are more inclined to love thyself than thy neighbor, it could be your mother's fault.

2010-08-06 17:36:14

HIV-AIDS. SARS. Ebola. Bird Flu. Swine Flu. Rabies. These are emerging infectious diseases where the viruses have jumped from one animal species into another and now infect humans.

2010-07-21 23:00:27

To children, the summer slide means water, garden hoses and slippery plastic sheets.

2010-07-21 12:25:00

Although you won't find oceans, lakes, or even a shallow puddle on the moon's surface, a team of geologists has found structurally bound hydroxyl groups (water) in a mineral in a lunar rock returned to Earth by the Apollo program.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.