GREENVILLE, S.C. – Private companies are putting up $500,000 to turn a bridge over Interstate 85 into a visually appealing gateway into Greenville. The South Carolina Department of Transportation is already spending $11 million to widen and improve the Salters ...Read More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A resolution moving through the Ohio Statehouse challenges Connecticut’s insistence that one of its aviators beat the Wright brothers to the first successful airplane flight by two years. The Ohio measure got its first hearing Tuesday. If ...Read More »
ESTERO, Fla.— A retired police officer is suing a bank, saying its contractor broke into his southwest Florida house and falsely told people he was in foreclosure. The News-Press of Fort Myers reports (http://newspr.es/1Bo2udL ) that former Chicago police officer ...
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The N.C. Business Court recently dismissed a taxi company’s lawsuit against the city of Charlotte, imprisoned former Mayor Patrick Cannon, the Greater Charlotte Hospitality and Tourism Alliance and three taxi companies it accused of conspiring to unfairly influence the awarding ...Read More »
PONTIAC, Mich. — A Detroit man accused of using religion to gain the confidence of people with mortgage problems and steal hundreds of thousands of dollars faces sentencing next month. The Michigan attorney general’s office says 53-year-old Anthony Carta pleaded ...
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GREENSBORO — North Carolina A&T State University and the city of Greensboro have reached a deal on War Memorial Stadium. The News and Record of Greensboro reports (http://bit.ly/1AabWOo) that in a letter dated Monday, A&T Chancellor Harold Martin said the university ...Read More »
STOCKHOLM – Lost that charger again for your cellphone or tablet? Hate sorting heaps of wires to charge various devices? Swedish retailer IKEA might just have the answer — furniture with built-in charging spots, including in bedside tables, lamps and ...Read More »