Made in America
AP Business Writer
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Honda's Jets Quietly Evolving
A current plant expansion aimed at improving efficiency should slightly increase production of the seven-seat, $5.2 million HondaJet Elites.
Oct 21st, 2019
Duke Energy Sued for 2014 Spill
The leak of waste Duke Energy stored after burning coal for power coated about 70 miles of a river.
Jul 19th, 2019
NC Scrutinizes Voting Machine Makers
Companies that have already passed several rounds of screening must disclose anyone holding a 5 percent or greater interest in their company, their parent company or any subsidiaries.
Jun 17th, 2019
Extensive Heavy Metals in NC Lake
The concentrations of lead, cobalt and other heavy metals detected in the sediment of the lake equal or exceed the pollution from the country's worst coal-ash spill.
Jun 4th, 2019
Duke Must Excavate Coal Ash
It will slash the risk of toxic chemicals leaking into water supplies but potentially adding billions of dollars to the costs consumers pay.
Apr 2nd, 2019
Food & Beverage
Smithfield Loses Another Hog Suit
Jurors determined the pork giant should pay $420,000 after four previous juries awarded nearly $550 million in penalties.
Mar 11th, 2019
EPA Hits Chemours
Producers of potentially toxic substances must notify the EPA before they start making new chemicals or use an existing compound for a significantly new use.
Feb 18th, 2019
Honeywell to Move HQ
The company is leaving New Jersey and taking 750 jobs with it.
Nov 30th, 2018
No GenX Found in Chemical Plant Neighbors
But all 30 neighbors did have in their blood at least four of the 16 similar chemicals tested.
Oct 17th, 2018
Utilities Pivot from Power Plants
Electricity companies are shifting their business plans.
Aug 27th, 2018
Hog Nuisance Trials Get New Judge
Court records don't indicate why Judge Earl Britt, who's in his mid-80s and semi-retired, was replaced or for how long.
Aug 10th, 2018
NC Lawmakers Protect Pork Giant Hit By Verdict
The proposed changes to a state farm-protection law would block lawsuits alleging negligent or improper operations that create a nuisance.
Jun 6th, 2018