CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Rite Aid will soon close its Charlotte distribution facility and transfer work to a new facility in Spartanburg, a closure that affects 270 workers in Charlotte. Citing a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice, media ...Read More »
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NEW YORK (AP) — In the American imagination, suburbs are places to buy a house and put down roots. But a growing percentage of suburbanites rent, according to a new study. About 29 percent of suburbanites living outside the nation’s ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Construction is about to begin on the replacement for the current Bonner Bridge. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday in the parking lot at the south end of the bridge. Gov. Pat McCrory is expected ...Read More »
BOSTON (AP) — Unions representing construction workers in Boston have agreed to work for lower pay on projects that will provide more affordable rental housing. The Metropolitan Building Trades Council, which includes plumbers, painters, and electrical workers, is setting up ...
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WASHINGTON – U.S. employers added a robust 242,000 workers in February as retailers, restaurants and health care providers drove another solid month for the resilient American job market. The unemployment rate remained at a low 4.9 percent. The Labor Department ...
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