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New Hurricane Predictions For 2018 Season: What NC Can Expect

FORT COLLINS, CO — While last year’s Hurricane Irma will not soon be forgotten in the Sunshine State and Puerto Rico is still reeling from Maria, weather researchers at Colorado State University said on Thursday they are predicting a slightly above-average Atlantic Hurricane season in 2018. The university’s Tropical Meteorology Project team is predicting 14 […]

Zoos are rating animals online and it’s too good

Image: francois guillota/AFP/Getty Images Zoos are giving animals Amazon-esque species ratings, and it’s honestly kind of great. The trend started Friday with the Oregon Zoo in a tweet hashtagged #rateaspecies. Other animal conservancies got in on the fun – including aquariums – providing informative ratings for people looking to, er, buy the products. ⭐️⭐️⭐️ otter […]

N.C. can have beautiful beaches and offshore drilling | Charlotte Observer

Offshore drilling would benefit N.C. In response to Our View “Not a drill: N.C. coast is being threatened” (Jan. 25 Editorial): Keith Brittain Never miss a local story. Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. SUBSCRIBE NOW Offshore drilling in North Carolina would bring in high-paying jobs, millions […]

Canyon Invests in Development of Apartment Community in South End District of Charlotte, North Carolina

LOS ANGELES & CHARLOTTE, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Canyon Capital Realty Advisors LLC (Canyon Realty) recently provided $12 million of preferred equity to NRP Group LLC (NRP) to develop Presidio, a 298-unit, Class-A, mid-rise apartment project in Charlotte, North Carolina. “We look forward to bringing NRP’s high quality multifamily housing product to this unique Charlotte location.” Tweet this […]

Cavaliers close out successful trip with win at Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Cleveland Cavaliers are still in the bonding phase of the 2017-18 season as they try to work in new additions around LeBron James. The better they get to know each other, the better they are playing. That was evident again on Wednesday night as the Cavs continued their mastery over the […]

North Carolina restaurant workers wear pro-flag T-shirts

Updated 12:50 p.m. yesterday WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Employees at a North Carolina are wearing T-shirts to support the American flag in response to some NFL players kneeling during the national anthem. The Winston-Salem Journal reported employees of the Omega House Family Restaurant in Winston-Salem have worn T-shirts the past two Sundays that read "I Proudly […]

Trump to warn North Korea but not likely visit DMZ

(Source: CNN) By JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) – For all of President Donald Trump’s overheated talk about North Korea’s Kim Jung Un and the country’s nuclear program, Trump will likely not make the customary presidential visit to the heavily fortified border between North and South Korea known as the Demilitarized Zone during […]