Consumer

American Express president Ed Gilligan died suddenly after falling ill on corporate airplane. (Source: twitter.com/edgilligan)
AmEx president dies suddenly after falling ill on flight
American Express says president Ed Gilligan died suddenly Friday after falling ill while flying on a corporate plane to New York. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:54pm
Gov. Pat McCrory
McCrory vetoes 2nd bill in as many days
Gov. Pat McCrory has vetoed his second bill in as many days, this time a measure giving employers recourse against people who deliberately get hired to try to dig up dirt on their company. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:44pm
Lamborghini has announced it will bring an SUV to market in 2018.  (Photo: Audi Auto Group/Lamborghini)
Lamborghini announces SUV for 2018
Lamborghini has announced it will bring an SUV to market in 2018. Thu, 05/28/2015 - 12:57pm
Apple's CarPlay or Google's Android Auto systems allow a car's dashboard screen to look and function like a smartphone.
GM to offer Android, Apple systems in many 2016 models
By the end of the year, nearly every major automaker will begin offering Apple's CarPlay or Google's Android Auto systems that will allow a car's dashboard screen to look and function like a smartphone. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:14pm
Crews work to redo the Carolina Beach Arcade site on May 27, 2015
Work underway to rebuild fire-damaged Carolina Beach Arcade
Months after fire destroyed the iconic Arcade on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk, work, including demolition, is underway to makeover the property. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:07pm
(Courtesy: Compushooter/MGN)
FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls
It's a top complaint of consumers - those annoying automated telemarketing calls on their landline and wireless phones - and the government is taking note. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 3:35pm
Apple tops Google as most valuable brand.
Apple tops Google as world’s most valuable brand
Apple has surpassed Google to become the most valuable brand in the world. Wed, 05/27/2015 - 11:43am
CastleBranch headquarters in Wilmington
CastleBranch to hold second evening job event
Wilmington-based CastleBranch will hold another evening job fair tomorrow. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:01pm
Charter_TimeWarnerCable
Charter buying Time Warner Cable in $55.33B deal
Charter Communications will spend $55.33 billion to acquire Time Warner Cable in a cash-and-stock deal that would instantly create one of the largest pay-television and broadband operators in the U.S. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 1:46pm
An example of the new registration stickers for NC license plates. (Source: NCDMV)
NC DMV says 1 registration renewal sticker will save money
The days of having two stickers on your North Carolina license plate are going away. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 1:32pm