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Trump to have big-league role in how economy runs in 2017, panel says

Speakers at the Charlotte Chamber's economic outlook conference included (from right) Brian Moynihan, CEO of Bank of America; Jeffrey Lacker, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond; Lynn Good, CEO of Duke Energy; and Chris William, host of Carolina Business Review and moderator. | ​Crain's photo by Steve Cranford

December 19, 2016 - 9:48am

Downtown Raleigh company to invest $5M, add 400 new jobs

Citrix Systems' North Carolina operations center in downtown Raleigh.| Photo by James Willamor via Flickr/Creative Commons.

December 15, 2016 - 5:31pm

McCrory concedes as Cooper looks to hire

The North Carolina Governor's Mansion in downtown Raleigh will house a new first family come January. | Photo by The Naval Facilities Engineering Command via Creative Commons.

December 5, 2016 - 5:35pm

Could the Durham recount decide the governor's race?

The Board of Elections is backing the recount of 90,000 ballots cast in Durham County during the Nov. 8 election. | Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.
 

December 1, 2016 - 6:15am

Cooper moves forward with transition as McCrory requests a recount

The North Carolina Governor's Mansion in downtown Raleigh. | Photo by The Naval Facilities Engineering Command via Creative Commons.

November 22, 2016 - 6:30pm

Debt powering I-77 project is taking an expected toll

Construction is in full swing in northern Mecklenburg County for toll lanes along I-77. | Crain's photo by Steve Cranford.​

November 21, 2016 - 11:11am

Canvass tips race Cooper’s way; elections board to meet

Absentee ballots like these have apparently widened the gap in the North Carolina governors race in favor of the Democratic challenger. | Photo by Lance Fisher via Creative Commons.
 

November 20, 2016 - 8:03pm

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HB2 doesn’t keep N.C. from ranking of best states for business

Construction cranes dot the Raleigh skyline, reflecting North Carolina's lofty position in the latest ranking of best state business climates. | Photo by James Willamor via Creative Commons.
 

November 16, 2016 - 8:13pm

N.C. governor's race: Did HB2 take the contest into OT?

An HB2 protest in Asheville last April. | Photo by Selena N.B.H. via Creative Commons.

November 11, 2016 - 1:49pm

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