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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.
  • Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Wednesday, September 4 2013 6:17 AM EDT2013-09-04 10:17:46 GMT
    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.
    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.
  • Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Monday, February 25 2013 6:29 PM EST2013-02-25 23:29:02 GMT
    Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter. Apple Inc.'s stock has been on the decline since the company's quarterly
    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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  • Alstom shares jump amid talk of GE buyout

    Alstom shares jump amid talk of GE buyout

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:54 AM EDT2014-04-24 08:54:45 GMT
    Shares in French train and equipment manufacturer Alstom have spiked on reports that General Electric Co. is considering making a bid for the company.
    Shares in French train and equipment manufacturer Alstom have spiked on reports that General Electric Co. is considering making a bid for the company.
  • New drug sales help boost Novartis Q1 profit

    New drug sales help boost Novartis Q1 profit

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:54 AM EDT2014-04-24 08:54:42 GMT
    Strong new drug sales helped Swiss pharmaceutical firm Novartis AG report a 24 percent rise in first-quarter profit.
    Strong new drug sales helped Swiss pharmaceutical firm Novartis AG report a 24 percent rise in first-quarter profit.
  • Oil prices recoup earlier losses on Ukraine woes

    Oil prices recoup earlier losses on Ukraine woes

    Thursday, April 24 2014 4:44 AM EDT2014-04-24 08:44:33 GMT
    The price of oil rebounded Thursday on worries about tensions in Ukraine.
    The price of oil rebounded Thursday on worries about tensions in Ukraine.
  • Fire at Saw Mill in Bedford County is under investigation

    Fire at Saw Mill in Bedford County is under investigation

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-04-24 01:55:50 GMT
    A fire ata saw mill in Bedford County is under investigation. It happened thisafternoon around 5 at Central Virginia Pallet and Stake on Centerville Road.Bedford County's Fire Chief says there were no injuries, but the owner estimates the damages at about $75,000The chief says thefire is still burning, and it will likely burn for a few days, but it is contained.The cause of the fire is unknown, butit's believed to be accidental.
    A fire ata saw mill in Bedford County is under investigation. It happened thisafternoon around 5 at Central Virginia Pallet and Stake on Centerville Road.Bedford County's Fire Chief says there were no injuries, but the owner estimates the damages at about $75,000The chief says thefire is still burning, and it will likely burn for a few days, but it is contained.The cause of the fire is unknown, butit's believed to be accidental.
  • 29 Virginia High Schools on Personal Finance Top-100 List

    29 Virginia High Schools on Personal Finance Top-100 List

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:32:06 GMT
    29 schools in the Commonwealth, including many in our area, ranked the the nation's top 100 best high schools for personal finance instruction.
    29 schools in the Commonwealth, including many in our area, ranked the the nation's top 100 best high schools for personal finance instruction.
  • Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Franklin Co. Sheriff's Office investigating juvenile death

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:50:58 GMT
    Deputies were called to Double Oaks Lane in the Burnt Chimney community, where they found a seven-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.
    Deputies were called to Double Oaks Lane in the Burnt Chimney community, where they found a seven-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.
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