MATTHEWS, N.C. (AP) — A leading Republican proponent of overhauling North Carolina’s tax system and opening the state to fracking won’t seek re-election next year. Sen. Bob Rucho of suburban Charlotte made the announcement on Thursday. Rucho said in an interview ...Read More »
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PUNTA GORDA, Fla. (AP) — Charlotte County was the No. 1 spot in the nation during the third quarter for flipping a house to someone from the baby boomer generation. The News-Press reports a flipped house — defined as a ...Read More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of Southern California has plans for a $270 million upgrade for the home field of the Trojans — the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum — that could become a stage for the 2024 Olympic Games ...Read More »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — If the skulls in the bathroom and the spiders in the bedroom aren’t hair-raising enough, there’s the Chucky doll standing in the hallway, staring with that bulging eye and sinister smile. If all of that isn’t eerie ...Read More »
KITTY HAWK – The North Carolina Department of Transportation is preparing to build a temporary concrete bridge for N.C. 12 on Pea Island, to replace a temporary steel bridge erected four years ago. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports the ...
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BUCKHANNON, W.Va. (AP) — Rob Barbor picked the spot. In a wooded, hilly section surrounded by his parent’s property near Buckhannon, he broke ground. After leveling 2,300 square feet of land and laying the concrete sub-floor, Barbor began collecting his ...Read More »
PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The Pontiac Silverdome, a suburban Detroit stadium with an inflatable roof that was the home of the NFL’s Detroit Lions for more than 25 years, will be demolished. The roof is long gone, and the interior of ...Read More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumer spending in September posted the smallest gain in eight months, a sign that shoppers grew cautious at the end of the third quarter. Americans increased their spending just 0.1 percent, the Commerce Department said Friday, the weakest ...
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