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Longtime employee at Park Road Shopping Center eatery has new role: owner
Published Friday, August 1, 2014 12:00 am

After working for the old owner of the ?50s style diner for 20 years, Amanda Glenn buys Carolina So... More>>
 

Millennials demand more from fast-food restaurants
Published Friday, August 1, 2014 12:00 am

Fast-food operators say they are getting increasing pressure from millennials to boost the quality ... More>>
 

Public crashes FCC website over proposed Net rules
Published Friday, August 1, 2014 12:00 am

Opponents are pushing for net neutrality, which means the equal treatment of all Internet content w... More>>
 

NC environmental agency questions EPA carbon plan
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 7:16 pm

North Carolina?s environmental agency has raised equity and legal concerns over the Environmental P... More>>
 

Charlotte-based Belk Inc. names David Zant as president and chief merchandising officer
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 6:05 pm

Charlotte-based Belk Inc. on Thursday named David Zant as the department store chain?s president an... More>>
 

American to discontinue flight from Charlotte to Sao Paulo
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 7:21 pm

American Airlines plans to end its daily flight from Charlotte to São Paulo, Brazil, this fall, th... More>>
 

Asia stocks dip on Dow drop, China data cuts loss
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 3:06 pm

Most Asian stock markets dipped on Friday following a big sell-off on Wall Street but losses were l... More>>
 

Time Warner Cable announces faster Internet, enhanced TV service in Charlotte
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:05 pm

Facing stiff competition in Charlotte from AT&T and possibly Google, Time Warner Cable said Thursda... More>>
 

List of stores at Charlotte Premium Outlets
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:06 pm

Here?s a list of stores at Charlotte Premium Outlets.

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Lufthansa: We’re still committed to Charlotte
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 6:00 pm

Officials with German airline Lufthansa want to be very clear: There are no plans to end the airlin... More>>
 

Obama order presses contractors to obey labor laws
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 10:30 am

President Barack Obama moved Thursday to require federal contractors to give their workers more rig... More>>
 

Charlotte mall traffic: Rough start, then improvement
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 6:51 pm

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police reported a collision about 10:15 a.m. ? 15 minutes after Charlotte Pre... More>>
 

Charlotte’s first new mall in nearly 10 years opens today
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 12:46 pm

Thousands of shoppers turned out for opening day for Charlotte Premium Outlets, the city?s first ne... More>>
 

US jobless aid applications rise to 302,000
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:47 am

More people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, but jobless claims remain at pre-recession... More>>
 

Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout
Published Thursday, July 31, 2014 8:47 am

Management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for computer woes that paralyzed the ... More>>