SAN FRANCISCO – More than $300,000 in world-class wine stolen from a famed Napa Valley, Calif., restaurant has been recovered from a private cellar in North Carolina. The Santa Rosa Press Democrat reports that the wine was stolen on Christmas Day from ...Read More »
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ATLANTA — PulteGroup Inc. (PHM) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter profit of $217.1 million. The Atlanta-based homebuilder said it had profit of 58 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 43 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street ...
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NEW YORK – The Blackstone Group LP on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.26 billion. The company owns Invitation Homes, a real estate investment trust that has bought 1,220 Mecklenburg County homes to hold as rentals since 2012, according to ...Read More »
RALEIGH — Gov. Pat McCrory will deliver the biennial State of the State address to the North Carolina General Assembly next week. The House and Senate meeting Wednesday approved a resolution inviting McCrory to speak at 7 p.m. Feb. 4 in the ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — The NASCAR Hall of Fame’s sponsorship revenue has dropped sharply in the past few years. The Charlotte Observer reported that sponsorship revenue has dropped from $1.5 million in 2012 to $110,000 for the new budget year starting in ...Read More »
RALEIGH — A collection of business groups and local governments say North Carolina state leaders must act to address a long-term transportation funding shortfall. The North Carolina Chamber leads the Coalition for a Prosperous Future, which plans a Raleigh news ...Read More »
RALEIGH — The North Carolina legislature is back in town and ready to work for the year following a two-week break. The House and Senate planned to reconvene the General Assembly session at midday Wednesday. Little debate was expected on ...
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RALEIGH — The North Carolina chapter of the NAACP is leading the resumption of protests targeting policies backed by the GOP-led Legislature. Ministers and activists are gathering Wednesday morning before marching to the Legislative Building to hold a demonstration on ...Read More »
RALEIGH — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says moving closer to drilling offshore of the Carolinas is a step in the right direction. The Obama administration on Tuesday included tracts off the coast in a draft proposal of areas that ...Read More »