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Oct. 28, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

NC expects incentive payback if Chiquita moves

A top economic development official in North Carolina says he expects the new owners of Chiquita to repay state and local incentives if they move headquarters operations out of Charlotte.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 01:09 PM

Chiquita OKs $681M deal with 2 Brazilian bidders

Chiquita Brands International Inc. has agreed to sell itself to two Brazilian companies for approximately $681 million. The deal comes just days after the fresh produce company's shareholders rejected plans to merge with Irish fruit importer Fyffes.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

Raising cancer care awareness

In September, Chuck Downey had to do one of the hardest things he’s ever had to.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 12:34 PM

RAMSEY: School’s on the horizon

My husband will be leaving his full-time job in a year so that he can go back to school full-time and finish his degree.


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Oct. 26, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

Raising cancer care awareness

In September, Chuck Downey had to do one of the hardest things he’s ever had to.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 10:21 AM

Kidz in Rutherford County


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

A friendly neighborhood dealership

The Friendship Family of Dealerships celebrated the newest addition to its retail franchises on Friday during the grand opening of Friendship Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram (CJDR) of Forest City.


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Oct. 28, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

NC expects incentive payback if Chiquita moves

A top economic development official in North Carolina says he expects the new owners of Chiquita to repay state and local incentives if they move headquarters operations out of Charlotte.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 01:09 PM

Chiquita OKs $681M deal with 2 Brazilian bidders

Chiquita Brands International Inc. has agreed to sell itself to two Brazilian companies for approximately $681 million. The deal comes just days after the fresh produce company's shareholders rejected plans to merge with Irish fruit importer Fyffes.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 01:17 PM

First Tennessee bank parent acquires company

The parent company of First Tennessee bank has acquired a Raleigh, North Carolina financial company.


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Oct. 20, 2014 @ 01:12 PM

Canadian Pacific ends CSX deal talks

Canadian Pacific Railway says it has ended talks with U.S. counterpart CSX about a possible combination and plans no more discussions.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Wealthy giving less to charity; Utah tops states

Even as the income gap widens, the wealthiest Americans are giving a smaller share of their income to charity, while poor and middle-income people are donating a larger share, according to an extensive analysis of IRS data conducted by the Chronicle of Philanthropy.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 01:33 PM

Dominion, Duke propose $5B natural gas pipeline

Dominion Resources, Duke Energy and other partners are proposing a $5 billion natural gas pipeline to connect the Southeast with the prodigious supplies of natural gas being produced in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia.