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Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

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Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items. More>>

Toyota recalls 1.8M vehicles in the US Video included

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Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 1.8 million vehicles in the U.S. for various safety problems, including air bags that may fail to deploy. More>>

Gas prices take 15-cent jump in North Carolina

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Motorists across North Carolina are hoping the oil industry will soon put the brakes on rising gasoline prices. More>>

GM announced Monday it is planning to recall another 1.3 million vehicles in the United States that may experience a loss of electric power steering assist. More>>

Smarter Living: Tips for keeping your valuable jewelry safe Video included

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We insure our cars and our homes, but what about your jewelry? In this edition of “Smarter Living” we’ll look at why you should protect your investment and how jewelry appraisals work. More>>

Graco adds more than 403,000 child seats to recall

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Graco Children's Products has added 403,222 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles. More>>

Durham startup launches app to make shoppers, diners more informed Video included

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An app developed in the American Underground is leading the way to giving shoppers and diners a more personal experience. More>>

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Getting the best deals in NC hospitals Video included

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Under a new pricing-transparency law going into effect next year, N.C. hospitals must submit charges for 140 of their most common procedures. More>>

Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes Video included

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The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal. More>>

Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

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Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
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  • Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:09:25 GMT
    No one has been arrested in the incident.No one has been arrested in the incident.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
  • Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Wednesday, September 4 2013 6:17 AM EDT2013-09-04 10:17:46 GMT
    The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal.
    The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal.
  • Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Monday, February 25 2013 6:29 PM EST2013-02-25 23:29:02 GMT
    Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter. Apple Inc.'s stock has been on the decline since the company's quarterly
    Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
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  • 'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    'Capt. America' tops box office for third week

    Sunday, April 20 2014 2:12 PM EDT2014-04-20 18:12:41 GMT
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and beating formidable contender Johnny Depp.
    Captain America continues to vanquish box office foes, triumphing in ticket sales for the third consecutive week and dominating over megastar Johnny Depp's new movie.
  • General Mills scraps controversial new legal terms

    General Mills scraps controversial new legal terms

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:52 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:52:39 GMT
    General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company.
    General Mills is scrapping a controversial plan to strip consumers of their right to sue the food company.
  • Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

    Sunday, April 20 2014 1:13 PM EDT2014-04-20 17:13:59 GMT
    A study paid for by the federal government says biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term.
    Biofuels made from the leftovers of harvested corn plants are worse than gasoline for global warming in the short term, a study shows, challenging the Obama administration's conclusions that they are a much cleaner oil...
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