The Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate on Wednesday from a range of 0 to 0.25 percent to a range of 0.25 percent to 0.5 percent. The rate hike is a small one, but it will affect millions of Americans, including investors, home buyers and savers.
A surge in hiring could push the U.S. unemployment rate "below 4 percent," something not since 2000 as companies gear up for business growth in 2016, says Duke University in its latest economic forecast.
How does the Wake County Public School System impact the local economy? Check out this study from N.C. State University Reynolds Distinguished Professor Michael Walden.
The federal FAST transportation funding act clarifies the high priority corridor routing for the Raleigh-Norfolk corridor via Rocky Mount, Williamston, and Elizabeth City, and formally authorizes the future Interstate designation for the entire corridor from Raleigh to coastal Virginia.
Supporting American jobs by renewing the Export-Import Bank’s authority has been a key priority for the Greater Raleigh Chamber. The recently passed FAST Act reauthorizes the bank’s expired charter until 2019.
The Raleigh-Durham International Airport is one of the 10 favorite U.S. airports for travelers from the U.K., according to a recent BBC report.
From roguish smuggler to galactic hero, Han Solo has had quite a career. Here are five lessons you can learn from everyone’s favorite scruffy-looking nerf herder.