Charlotte City Council opted against a previously planned closed session to discuss a $43.75 million investment in a pro soccer stadium on Monday night, but declined to debate the matter after hearing details of the proposal as part of their regular...
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President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from the sweeping Trans-Pacific Partnership on Monday, using one of his first actions in office to reject a centerpiece of Barack Obama's attempts to counter China and deepen U.S. ties in Asia
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Lincoln County production of the troublesome Raven hybrid lawnmower has stopped and the machine may again be off the market. One potential buyer contacted the Charlotte Business Journal recently looking for the Raven 7100, which he had tried to buy at...
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This uptown Charlotte hotel is racing against the clock with the goal of a mid-February opening. That $50 million, 10-story Embassy Suites by Hilton is fully booked for the upcoming CIAA tournament, which starts Feb. 20, says Birju Patel, president of...
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Shortly after losing The Limited late last year, Northlake Mall is down another apparel retailer. J. Crew (NYSE: JCG) vacated its store at the north Charlotte mall on Sunday, mall spokeswoman Sherri Chisolm-Whiteside said in an email, noting the closure...
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Two Charlotte-area economic developers and another who has left the area have been named among the top 50 in their field. Kati Hynes of the Charlotte Chamber and Vanessa Goeschl of the Charlotte Regional Partnership are among North America’s 2017 Top 50...
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Rex Tillerson's bid to be secretary of state narrowly won approval Monday from the Republican-led Foreign Relations Committee, a move that all but assures the full Senate will confirm President Donald Trump's pick for the key cabinet post
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NASCAR is dramatically changing its format for the upcoming season, cutting every race into stages that reward points in hopes of make every lap matter.
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The Duke Energy Foundation is contributing $200,000 to help communities in eastern North Carolina to rebuild following Hurricane Matthew. The largest shares will be a $50,000 “challenge grant” to the North Carolina Community Foundation for disaster...
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Soon, county commissioners will have to decide whether or not to fork over about $50 million to turn historic landmark Memorial Stadium into a professional soccer stadium.
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Email hacking dominated the headlines in 2016 - from government emails to major email providers, but people are still using some of the easiest passwords to crack.
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Real estate brokers and development executives have been circulating rumors that the buyer will be Northwood Investors, a private real estate investment firm with more than $6 billion worth of assets under management.
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Seventy-four-year-old Chuck Stafford was watching the Atlanta Falcons rout the Green Bay Packers for the NFC title Sunday afternoon in the mobile home park in Albany where he's lived for more than 31 years when the weather started getting bad
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One of the executive orders announced an intention from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a second announced a federal government hiring freeze and a third cut off funding for international groups that perform abortions, according to media reports.
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Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. has announced a recall of certain 12-ounce bottles of its pale ales, IPA's and other beers after detecting a packaging flaw that could cause a piece of glass to break off into the bottle
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Law enforcement in Concord said a crash was the result of a police chase that started in Locust.  The crash happened just before 2 p.m. on Miami Church Road in Concord. Heavy police presence could be seen in the area. Officials have not said what...
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