Nucor Corp. reports first-quarter earnings of $356.7 million, or $1.11 per diluted share, up from $87.6 million, or 27 cents per share, a year ago. Sales rose 22% to $4.82 billion. The Charlotte-based steel manufacturer narrowly missed the average earnings expectations from analysts of $1.12 per share.
The North Carolina Zoo has a new animal ambassador – Stinkers. The female striped skunk has a new important position. Stinkers will help the zoo’s education team teach people about … Click to Continue »
At the beginning of each grape-growing season, John Quincy Adams IV thanks his earthly father for having the vision to launch a vineyard on a former tobacco farm, and his … Click to Continue »
HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A vehicle crash left one person dead and closed all eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 near Hillsborough for about two hours on Sunday evening, officials said. The incident started around 6:15 p.m. and closed the eastbound lanes at the I-85 split, which is mile marker 259. Emergency vehicles could be seen on […]