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Raleigh gets $10 million to build train station

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The city of Raleigh has been awarded a $10 million federal grant to help build a new Amtrak train station downtown. Full story...
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Brunswick Co. beach businesses report successful summer

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video It's the unofficial end of summer, and business owners in Brunswick County say it's been one of the best they have seen in years. Full story...
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Revised air permit means more time, higher emissions for cement plant

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A revised air quality permit means Titan America has more time to start construction on the cement plant it wants to build in Castle Hayne and a higher limit for emissions from the proposed facility. Full story...
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Nasdaq resumes stock trading after 3-hour outage

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videoTrading on the Nasdaq stock exchange is resuming after a three-hour halt caused by a technical glitch. Other exchanges were operating normally Thursday, and stocks rose slightly. Full story...
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State suing Sutton Electric Plant/Duke Energy

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The state has filed two lawsuits for injunctive relief against Duke Energy Progress Inc. and Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC for claims related to the discharge of wastewater from the utility’s North Carolina coal ash impoundments that were not included in the state’s earlier legal actions. Full story...
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Hundreds of jobs possibly coming to Wilmington

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videoWilmington's economy could see a boost in the near future. Wilmington Business Development says it is in the early stages of courting a major company to the Port City. Full story...
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NC town anticipates new Sturm Ruger gun factory

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A North Carolina town already home to America's largest gun manufacturer expects to welcome another famous name in the business. Full story...
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Justice Department, 6 states challenge proposed airline merger

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videoThe Justice Department and a number of state attorneys general are challenging the proposed $11 billion merger between US Airways Group Inc. and American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp. Full story...
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MPAA says not extending film incentives already hurting NC

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video Major film and television series producers are warning the state could lose thousands of jobs and millions of dollars it does not extend tax incentives set to expire next year. Full story...
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New Hanover sees big growth in tourism spending

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videoNew Hanover County was among the counties that saw the greatest growth in tourism spending last year, according to the governor's office. State leaders say all of North Carolina's 100 counties saw increases in visitor spending in 2012. Full story...
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'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice' Headlines

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The 'Pender-Topsail Post & Voice' editor Andy Pettigrew sat down with Good Morning Carolina anchor Randy Aldridge to talk about the week's headlines.video Full story...
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Quintiles back as public company, says profit down

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Clinical testing company Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc.'s first earnings report since becoming a public company again says second-quarter profits fell 18 percent to $38 million, or 30 cents a share, compared to the same period last year. Full story...
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Public hearing scheduled for proposed Bladen Co. biomass energy facility

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The state has scheduled a Sept. 4 public hearing to gather comments on an air quality permit for a proposed biomass energy plant in Bladen County. Full story...
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NC furniture company sticking with Paula Deen

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The High Point-based home furnishings company that markets Paula Deen's furniture line is sticking with the embattled chef. Full story...
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Plans for Hampton Inn move forward in Carolina Beach

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The area near the Carolina Beach Boardwalk may soon have a different look. Developers expect to break ground in September on a Hampton Inn near the corner of Harper Ave. and Canal Street. Full story...
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