Carolinas clear first federal proposals for oil surveys
State regulators in both Carolinas have signed off on proposals by companies to conduct seismic testing for oil and natural gas off coast, subject to some conditions. Mon, 05/04/2015 - 3:05pm
Feds reject NC group’s claim that Duke Energy wastes money
Federal regulators have rejected a bid by North Carolina renewable energy advocates to pressure Duke Energy to buy power from other electric companies in the Southeast and in so doing build fewer costly power plants. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 5:47pm
Carolinas gas prices up in last month; still well below 2014
There's bad news and good news when it comes to gas prices in the Carolinas. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 2:52pm
Ford expands door latch recall to cover nearly 546,000 cars
Under pressure from US safety regulators, Ford is expanding a recall of small and midsize cars to fix door latches that may not stay closed. Fri, 05/01/2015 - 9:27am
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Wilmington named 2nd best place to start a business
Wilmington is one of the best places in the country to start a business, at least some folks think so and a new website agrees. According to, Wilmington is the 2nd best place in the country for a place to start a business. Tue, 04/28/2015 - 10:39pm
15 video games have been named finalists for the new World Video Game Hall of Fame
Nominees announced for new World Video Game Hall of Fame
Fifteen video games that have engrossed gamers for untold hours have been named finalists for the new World Video Game Hall of Fame. Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:49pm
A sign at the old Two Guys Grille on S. College Road says Denny's is coming soon
Denny’s coming soon to Wilmington
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — One diner is hoping to make a grand slam in Wilmington. There’s a sign up in front of the old Two Guys Grille restaurant at S. College Road and Wrightsville Avenue. The sign says a Denny’s is coming soon. There’s no word yet on how soon that could be. Tue, 04/21/2015 - 11:12pm
Blue Bell recalls all products (Courtesy: ABC News)
Blue Bell recalls all products on market
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries is recalling all of its products on the market after two samplings of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeriosis. Tue, 04/21/2015 - 7:26am
Music legend Nelson to roll out own brand of marijuana
Music legend Willie Nelson is jumping into the movement to commercialize marijuana and plans to roll out his own brand of cannabis that he intends to make "the best on the market." Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:43pm
Walmart says it will hire about 300 full- and part-time employees for its new store in New Hanover County.
Walmart to hire 300 for New Hanover Co. store
Walmart is hiring approximately 300 people to work in its new store set to open this summer in New Hanover County. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 12:21pm