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October 19, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A customer operations company headquartered in Mumbai, India, is expanding its delivery service in North Carolina and has plans to add 150 new full-time jobs.

The Fayetteville Observer cites a statement from eClerx as saying the company celebrated its expansion with…

October 19, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave up an early rally Friday and struggled to another mixed finish as investors continued to sell former favorites like retailers. Household goods makers rose again as a week of choppy trading concluded.

Stocks surged in early trading after better-than-expected reports…

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October 19, 2018

In a story Oct. 15 about paying off your mortgage before you retire, NerdWallet columnist Liz Weston erroneously quoted certified financial planner Michael Ciccone. He said, “While there are certainly psychological benefits related to being mortgage-free, financially, it is one of the last places I…

October 19, 2018

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) _ V.F. Corp. (VFC) on Friday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $507.1 million.

On a per-share basis, the Greensboro, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of $1.26. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $1.43 per share.

The results exceeded…

October 19, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because local prosecutors are probing it as part of their case against the limo company’s operator.


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October 19, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminal case preventing NTSB investigators from full exam of limo in NY crash that killed 20 people nearly 2 weeks ago.

October 18, 2018

FRANKLIN, N.C. (AP) _ Entegra Financial Corp. (ENFC) on Thursday reported third-quarter net income of $3.5 million.

The Franklin, North Carolina-based bank said it had earnings of 50 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were 51 cents per share.


October 18, 2018

The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times Eastern Daylight Time):

3:30 p.m.

Fox Business Network is pulling out of a business conference in Saudi Arabia…

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October 18, 2018

Regardless of how midterm elections turn out, Wall Street usually ends up a big winner.

The S&P 500, the stock market’s benchmark index, has climbed in the 12 months after each of the midterm elections going back to 1946. That’s 18 elections, many of which ended up shuffling the balance of power in…

Off the Charts Markets and Midterms

October 18, 2018

BALTIMORE (AP) — A healthy dose of job growth has long been seen as a likely cure for poverty. But new research suggests that poor Americans are frequently left behind even when their cities or communities benefit from hiring booms.

When such cities as Atlanta and Charlotte enjoyed a job surge in…

Economic Mobility
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