DETROIT — Removing blighted residential properties, lots and vacant commercial structures that have plagued Detroit neighborhoods for decades would cost $850 million, a task force said Tuesday. The study by the Detroit Blight Removal Task Force is part of efforts ...Read More »
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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is taking up a dispute over what kind of explanation local officials must provide when denying an application to build a cell phone tower. The justices agreed Monday to hear an appeal from T-Mobile South, ...Read More »
WILMINGTON — Those who attended a rally in Wilmington say that North Carolina’s film incentives are good for the economy. Hundreds of people gathered along the waterfront Sunday for the second annual North Carolina Film Rally. Speakers said the incentives are vital to keeping a vibrant ...
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NEW YORK — One of the country’s largest interior construction companies has agreed to forfeit $55 million after admitting it overcharged clients by inflating bills. Structure Tone pleaded guilty Wednesday to a single count of falsifying business records. It agreed ...Read More »
ASHEBORO — The North Carolina Zoo says it needs $60 million in improvements in the next decade. Zoo officials said Wednesday that some of the facilities at the Asheboro zoo are outdated or deteriorating. Park leaders hope the state would borrow $40 million ...Read More »