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Uber-for-kids is Shuddle's parental pitch

Uber-for-kids is Shuddle's parental pitchThe equation is a familiar one these days: Busy working parents plus super-scheduled children equals car-shuttling madness and missed appointments.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks ago
Consumer

Spy gear sales spike around Valentine's Day

Spy gear sales spike around Valentine's DayForget the NSA or FBI, around Valentine's Day you may want to worry about your significant other doing some spying.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Business

Feb. 13 is the busiest for florists this year

Feb. 13 is the busiest for florists this yearLocal florists say Valentine's Day deliveries are busiest on Friday this year despite the actual day of love being on a Saturday.
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Valentine's Day restaurant deals

Valentine's Day restaurant dealsHere's a list of Valentine's Day restaurant deals for 2015
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

Food trucks may soon provide seating

Food trucks may soon provide seatingIf you bought food out of a food truck, you know it's pretty much buy it and walk away.
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

The best deal for a dozen red roses

The best deal for a dozen red rosesValentine's Day is on Saturday
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Money

10 things to do WHEN you win the lottery

10 things to do WHEN you win the lotteryIf you win it in the next drawing, you won't ever have to worry about money again...right? Wrong.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

Cashing out: Powerball jackpot nears $500 million

Cashing out: Powerball jackpot nears $500 millionThat line forming at your local convenience store Wednesday may not be for the deal on milk or bear claws.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

Samsung admits smart TVs record your conversations

Samsung admits smart TVs record your conversationsThey are among the latest and greatest televisions on the market. Samsung's so-called "smart" TVs are able to connect to the Internet, recognize your voice, and even follow commands.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Business

Many of America's most romantic restaurants are in the Carolinas

Many of America's most romantic restaurants are in the CarolinasWho needs Paris when there are plenty of romantic places to celebrate Valentine's Day right in the Carolinas?
  • Business
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Technology

Behind the wheel of Toyota's futuristic iRoad

Behind the wheel of Toyota's futuristic iRoadToyota might be able to help. I've just taken it's new iRoad concept vehicle for a spin and the engineers are having a hard time getting me out of it. Not because it's the size of a pint-sized clown car, but because it's the most fun I've had...
  • Technology
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

Qdoba offering free burritos for kisses on Valentine's Day

Qdoba offering free burritos for kisses on Valentine's DayA consensual kiss between two folks that results in a free burrito seems like a good deal.
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

The 5 most overrated products are...

The 5 most overrated products are...Our consumer reporter takes a look at the five most overrated products on the market
  • Consumer
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

No winner in $380M Powerball jackpot

No winner in $380M Powerball jackpotLottery officials say no jackpot winner was selected in the latest $380 million Powerball drawing.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks ago
Business

5 jobs that pay $100K without an advanced degree

5 jobs that pay $100K without an advanced degreeMost people look at a six-figure salary as something that's unattainable by just your average Joe or Jane.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Business

Sorry, crafters: Budweiser backs its bold beer sneer

Sorry, crafters: Budweiser backs its bold beer sneerBudweiser is standing by its Super Bowl advertisement that's caused an uproar in the craft brewing community.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Consumer

Taco Bell tests cheese-stuffed shell

Taco Bell tests cheese-stuffed shellTaco Bell tests cheese-stuffed shell
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

Employers added 257,000 jobs in January

Employers added 257,000 jobs in JanuaryEmployers added 257,000 jobs in January
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Business

The bee business is buzzing in NC

The bee business is buzzing in NCFarmers and businesses are selling their goods, while sharing the importance of the bee and honey industry to the state's economy.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Local

Looming barely shortage has local brewers planning ahead

Looming barely shortage has local brewers planning aheadLooming barley shortage could hurt local breweries
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Health

80 million customers at risk in data breach at Anthem health

80 million customers at risk in data breach at Anthem health80 million customers at risk in data breach at Anthem health
  • Health
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Consumer

Family Dollar recalling toy trucks

Family Dollar recalling toy trucksFamily Dollar stores nationwide are pulling some toy trucks off the shelf.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Consumer

Staples buys Office Depot for $6 billion

Staples buys Office Depot for $6 billionStaples buys Office Depot for $6 billion
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Business

Breweries facing 'critical' barley shortage

Breweries facing 'critical' barley shortageMother Nature is causing headaches for breweries here and nationwide as they scramble to get the quality barley needed for first-class beer.
  • Business
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Consumer

Where is your 911 call going?

Where is your 911 call going?"I need an ambulance out here." You can hear the desperation in the 911 call.
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

Snag a few freebies in the Charlotte area this week

Snag a few freebies in the Charlotte area this weekFrozen yogurt, coffee, chicken, bagels and more!
  • Consumer
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Consumer

New study reveals 10 cars most likely to kill you

New study reveals 10 cars most likely to kill youA new study shows a wide range in driver death rates, with the smallest, cheapest cars proving to be the most risky in a serious accident.
  • Consumer
  • 1 month ago