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Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

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Novartis launched a major overhaul of its business Tuesday, unveiling a series of multibillion-dollar deals with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and the U.S.'s Eli Lilly & Co. More>>

Raleigh Neighbors worried about used car lot on Glenwood Ave. Video included

A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant. A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant.
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A new business is coming to Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, but it's not the welcome news one might expect.   
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Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

No one has been arrested in the incident. No one has been arrested in the incident.
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Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items. More>>

Toyota recalls 1.8M vehicles in the US Video included

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Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 1.8 million vehicles in the U.S. for various safety problems, including air bags that may fail to deploy. More>>

Gas prices take 15-cent jump in North Carolina

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Motorists across North Carolina are hoping the oil industry will soon put the brakes on rising gasoline prices. More>>

GM announced Monday it is planning to recall another 1.3 million vehicles in the United States that may experience a loss of electric power steering assist. More>>

Smarter Living: Tips for keeping your valuable jewelry safe Video included

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We insure our cars and our homes, but what about your jewelry? In this edition of “Smarter Living” we’ll look at why you should protect your investment and how jewelry appraisals work. More>>

Graco adds more than 403,000 child seats to recall

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Graco Children's Products has added 403,222 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles. More>>

Durham startup launches app to make shoppers, diners more informed Video included

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An app developed in the American Underground is leading the way to giving shoppers and diners a more personal experience. More>>

WNCN Investigates

Getting the best deals in NC hospitals Video included

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Under a new pricing-transparency law going into effect next year, N.C. hospitals must submit charges for 140 of their most common procedures. More>>

Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes Video included

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The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal. More>>

Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

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Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
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  • Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

    Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 16:58:20 GMT
    Novartis launched a major overhaul of its business Tuesday, unveiling a series of multibillion-dollar deals with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and the U.S.'s Eli Lilly & Co.
    Novartis launched a major overhaul of its business Tuesday, unveiling a series of multibillion-dollar deals with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and the U.S.'s Eli Lilly & Co.
  • Raleigh Neighbors worried about used car lot on Glenwood Ave.

    Raleigh Neighbors worried about used car lot on Glenwood Ave.

    Monday, April 21 2014 8:35 AM EDT2014-04-21 12:35:57 GMT
    A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant.A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant.
    A new business is coming to Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, but it's not the welcome news one might expect.   
    A new business is coming to Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, but it's not the welcome news one might expect.   
  • Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:09:25 GMT
    No one has been arrested in the incident.No one has been arrested in the incident.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
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  • Ericsson in $260 million first-quarter profit

    Ericsson in $260 million first-quarter profit

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:35:17 GMT
    Wireless equipment maker Ericsson says first-quarter profit increased to 1.7 billion kronor ($260 million) mainly because of restructuring and licensing income even as revenue fell by 9 percent compared to the same...
    Wireless equipment maker Ericsson says first-quarter profit increased to 1.7 billion kronor ($260 million) mainly because of restructuring and licensing income even as revenue fell by 9 percent compared to the same period...
  • Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM

    Toyota sells 2.58 million vehicles, outselling GM

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:24 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:24:29 GMT
    Toyota kept its position at the top in global vehicle sales for the first quarter of this year, outpacing rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.
    Toyota kept its position at the top in global vehicle sales for the first quarter of this year, outpacing rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.
  • Amnesty: Qatar fails to protect domestic workers

    Amnesty: Qatar fails to protect domestic workers

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 2:14 AM EDT2014-04-23 06:14:08 GMT
    An international human rights group has slammed Qatar for failing to protect foreign maids and other domestic workers from exploitation, adding pressure on the Gulf state over its labor practices as it gears up to...
    An international human rights group has slammed Qatar for failing to protect foreign maids and other domestic workers from exploitation, adding pressure on the Gulf state over its labor practices as it gears up to host the...
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