Television broadcasters face off at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday with Aereo, a company that offers live TV over the Internet. The case hinges on whether the service constitutes a public performance in violation of... More>>
The number of Americans buying new homes plummeted in March to the slowest pace in eight months, a sign that real estate's spring buying season is off to a weak start. More>>
Turning the town around is Williamston's goal for its Main Street shops.
Farmers markets are popping up across the area as warmer weather arrives, including in Pitt County, aboard Camp Lejeune, and in New Bern. More>>
The streaming video company announced Monday that it plans to increase subscription prices for new customers by one or two dollars a month. More>>
Soon cars may be taking us for a ride. Volvo showed off its latest autonomous concept at the New York International Auto Show. More>>
Swan Lockett had high hopes that President Barack Obama's health overhaul would lead her family to an affordable insurance plan, but that hasn't happened. More>>
Spring's thaw is reviving the economy, too. More>>
The small business initiative is in towns across Eastern North Carolina, yet some consumers say they can't shop or patronize those businesses because they're not open enough days during the week.
A legislative committee plans to issue its recommendations on how to deal with food deserts, areas that have limited access to grocery stores. More>>
Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.
Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target's computer systems last December. More>>
The City of Greenville is looking to expand its affordable housing options. More>>
Who says America has lost its muscle? More>>
President Barack Obama's full-throated defense of his health care overhaul seems perfectly timed for Democrats who want their party to embrace the law more enthusiastically. More>>
Chipotle is feeling confident that customers are willing to pay more for its burritos, bowls and tacos. More>>
Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages fell this week for the second straight week as the spring home-buying season begins. More>>
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the U.S. auto industry. Here are some of the vehicles debuting this year. The show opens to the public... More>>
Shaken by the advances of newer, sportier rivals, the Toyota Camry is trying to shed its vanilla reputation. More>>
Ford is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Mustang with a limited-edition model and a display atop the Empire State Building. More>>
Fewer people around the globe are drinking soda. The world's biggest beverage maker says its soda sales fell for... More>>
Coca-Cola, the world's biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday that the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years. More>>
The Better Business Bureau said con artists claiming to work for Netflix are trying to get money and private information from unsuspecting victims. More>>
The calendar shows April 15, and you haven't even started on your federal tax return? Chances are, you don't need to fret. More>>
The highest beef prices in almost three decades have arrived just before the start of grilling season, causing sticker shock for both consumers and restaurant owners - and relief isn't likely anytime soon. More>>
The Indonesian mother of three had flown without her kids before, but this was the first time she gave her eldest a to-do list in case something happened on the flight she and her husband were taking. More>>
North Carolina customers of the collection agency AllianceOne Receivables Management may be eligible for refunds. More>>
Hate tax season? You're not alone. Identity thieves, on the other hand, love it. More>>
Managing battery power can be the most frustrating part of owning a smartphone. More>>
The Beaufort County Sheriff's office is warning of an increase in telephone scams. More>>
A new Walmart Neighborhood Market in New Bern, scheduled to open this spring, is moving closer to completion. More>>
Buying a new TV can be a confusing and expensive endeavour. Here are some tips to ensure you get the most bang for your buck!
Recent data breaches remind consumers to secure financial information. More>>
There are indeed a few boring cars on the market today; but these upcoming models in the pages ahead certainly won't be among them. More>>
If you're one of the many folks planning to purchase a new vehicle today -- or any day -- spend some time preparing for your shopping excursion. More>>
Shops in eastern North Carolina offered deals to attract customers on Small Business Saturday.
The iPad has been in need of an overhaul, given that the iPad 4 was a very light refresh over its predecessor, the iPad 3. Simply put, Apple has delivered here.
Even after working with several nursing experts, first-time mom Katie Sweet wasn't able to make enough of her own breast milk to feed her newborn daughter. More>>