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Durham-based LED maker Cree files patent infringement suits

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Cree Inc., a maker of energy-efficient lighting, has filed patent infringement lawsuits against two competitors. More>>

Cooper on campaign to educate college consumers

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North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper has launched a campaign designed to help college students become smarter consumers. More>>

North Carolinians warned of iTunes scam

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A scammer is trying to use Apple's iTunes to lure consumers into revealing confidential information. More>>

Court rules for Yelp in suit over online ratings

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Online review site Yelp can lower or raise the rating of a business depending on whether it advertises with the company. More>>

GM to offer car that will almost drive itself

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General Motors says that in two years it will offer cars that talk to each other and can almost drive themselves at freeway speeds. More>>

Tim Coppens offers womenswear at NY Fashion Week

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"When your halo slips for good, you'll have to wear your hood." More>>

S&P 500 crosses 2,000 for first time

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The Standard Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 points Tuesday for the first time, but just barely. It edged up 2.10 points to 2,000.02 points.It's been 16 years since the index closed above 1,000 points for t. 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>>

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>>

US judge slaps $1.3B fine on Bank of America

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A federal judge imposed a $1.3 billion civil penalty against Bank of America on Wednesday for its role in selling risky mortgages to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that were advertised as safe investments. 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>>

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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>>

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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  • Durham-based LED maker Cree files patent infringement suits

    Durham-based LED maker Cree files patent infringement suits

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-09-17 03:24:59 GMT
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    Cree Inc., a maker of energy-efficient lighting, has filed patent infringement lawsuits against two competitors.
    Cree Inc., a maker of energy-efficient lighting, has filed patent infringement lawsuits against two competitors.
  • Court rules for Yelp in suit over online ratings

    Court rules for Yelp in suit over online ratings

    Monday, September 8 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-09-09 02:20:03 GMT
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    Online review site Yelp can lower or raise the rating of a business depending on whether it advertises with the company.
    Online review site Yelp can lower or raise the rating of a business depending on whether it advertises with the company.
  • S&P 500 crosses 2,000 for first time

    S&P 500 crosses 2,000 for first time

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:25 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:25:29 GMT
    The Standard Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 points Tuesday for the first time, but just barely. It edged up 2.10 points to 2,000.02 points.It's been 16 years since the index closed above 1,000 points for t.
    The Standard Poor's 500 index closed above 2,000 points Tuesday for the first time, but just barely. It edged up 2.10 points to 2,000.02 points.It's been 16 years since the index closed above 1,000 points for t.
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  • Financial markets awaiting any Fed signal on rates

    Financial markets awaiting any Fed signal on rates

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 12:42 AM EDT2014-09-17 04:42:06 GMT
    Financial markets are awaiting the end of a Federal Reserve meeting Wednesday to see whether the Fed sends any clearer signal about the timing of an interest rate increase.
    Financial markets are awaiting the end of a Federal Reserve meeting Wednesday to see whether the Fed sends any clearer signal about the timing of an interest rate increase.
  • Asian stocks higher on China stimulus reports

    Asian stocks higher on China stimulus reports

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 12:42 AM EDT2014-09-17 04:42:02 GMT
    World stock markets sank Monday on weak Chinese economic data as investors looked ahead to a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and Scotland's independence referendum.
    Asian stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday, buoyed by reports that China is providing liquidity to major banks and hopes that the Federal Reserve will not speed up plans to raise interest rates.
  • Concerns raised over 'Obamacare' abortion coverage

    Concerns raised over 'Obamacare' abortion coverage

    Wednesday, September 17 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-09-17 04:22:01 GMT
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
    A nonpartisan congressional agency is raising new questions about compliance with a key compromise on abortion that allowed the federal health care law to pass in 2010.
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