Business & Consumer - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

WNCN News
  • Top Stories

No one has been arrested in the incident. No one has been arrested in the incident.

Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

Updated:

Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items. More>>

Toyota recalls 1.8M vehicles in the US Video included

Updated:

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling nearly 1.8 million vehicles in the U.S. for various safety problems, including air bags that may fail to deploy. More>>

Gas prices take 15-cent jump in North Carolina

Updated:

Motorists across North Carolina are hoping the oil industry will soon put the brakes on rising gasoline prices. More>>

GM announced Monday it is planning to recall another 1.3 million vehicles in the United States that may experience a loss of electric power steering assist. More>>

Smarter Living: Tips for keeping your valuable jewelry safe Video included

Updated:

We insure our cars and our homes, but what about your jewelry? In this edition of “Smarter Living” we’ll look at why you should protect your investment and how jewelry appraisals work. More>>

Graco adds more than 403,000 child seats to recall

Updated:

Graco Children's Products has added 403,222 child seats to last month's recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles. More>>

Durham startup launches app to make shoppers, diners more informed Video included

Updated:

An app developed in the American Underground is leading the way to giving shoppers and diners a more personal experience. More>>

WNCN Investigates

Getting the best deals in NC hospitals Video included

Updated:

Under a new pricing-transparency law going into effect next year, N.C. hospitals must submit charges for 140 of their most common procedures. More>>

Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes Video included

Updated:

The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal. More>>

Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

Updated:

Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
More>>

  • BusinessMore>>

  • Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:09 AM EDT2014-04-10 14:09:25 GMT
    No one has been arrested in the incident.No one has been arrested in the incident.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
    Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
  • Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Raleigh company brings free HDTV into homes

    Wednesday, September 4 2013 6:17 AM EDT2013-09-04 10:17:46 GMT
    The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal.
    The Mohu Leaf works fairly simply: plug it in, hang it on a wall, receive free HD television from stations that send out a free HD signal.
  • Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Exxon passes Apple as most valuable company

    Monday, February 25 2013 6:29 PM EST2013-02-25 23:29:02 GMT
    Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter. Apple Inc.'s stock has been on the decline since the company's quarterly
    Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
  • BusinessMore>>

  • Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

    Russian state media claim AP skews Putin coverage

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:50 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:50:39 GMT
    Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Putin's nearly four-hour call-in show to send...
    Kremlin-controlled television channels criticized The Associated Press' international television service for cutting into its live feed of President Vladimir Putin's nearly four-hour call-in show to send footage...
  • Budget office: Wage boost would cost firms $15B

    Budget office: Wage boost would cost firms $15B

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:40 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:40:57 GMT
    The Congressional Budget Office estimates that a Senate Democratic proposal gradually boosting the minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would force businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries in 2017.
    A Senate Democratic bill gradually increasing the federal minimum wage to $10.10 hourly would require private businesses to spend $15 billion more in salaries when it takes full effect in 2017, the Congressional Budget...
  • Wal-Mart jumps into the money transfer biz, loudly

    Wal-Mart jumps into the money transfer biz, loudly

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:20 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:20:23 GMT
    Wal-Mart is offering another incentive to its customers to spend more time at its stores.
    Wal-Mart is delving deeper into financial services at its stores and shaking up the money transfer business.
Powered by WorldNow

5912 Hwy. 49, Ste. A
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Telephone: 601.545.2077
Fax: 601.545.3589
Email: newsroom@whlt.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.