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800,000 batteries used in baby monitors recalled

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Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a burn hazard. More>>

Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

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Novartis launched a major overhaul of its business Tuesday, unveiling a series of multibillion-dollar deals with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and the U.S.'s Eli Lilly & Co. More>>

Raleigh Neighbors worried about used car lot on Glenwood Ave. Video included

A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant. A used car lot will soon occupy the space that once housed a Ragazzi's Italian Restaurant.
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A new business is coming to Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh, but it's not the welcome news one might expect.   
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Toyota recalls 1.8M vehicles in the US Video included

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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>>

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

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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

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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

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

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Getting the best deals in NC hospitals Video included

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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

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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

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Exxon has once again surpassed Apple as the world's most valuable company after the iPhone and iPad maker saw its stock price falter.
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  • Stocks mostly higher on earnings gains; Apple up

    Stocks mostly higher on earnings gains; Apple up

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:14:21 GMT
    U.S. stock futures rose sharply 30 minutes before the opening bell as investors cheered strong earnings from Apple and Facebook. Investors also were encouraged by a positive report on orders for long-lasting goods.
    Mixed earnings from a large number of U.S. companies had stocks moving between modest gains and losses Thursday, despite strong results from a handful of names including Apple and Caterpillar. 3M was among those whose...
  • GM profit sinks; CEO sees no recall hit to sales

    GM profit sinks; CEO sees no recall hit to sales

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:04:27 GMT
    General Motors says first-quarter profit fell 86 percent as a series of recalls dragged down its earnings.
    The cost of recalling nearly 7 million cars and trucks sank General Motors' first-quarter profit, but the company's CEO said the much-publicized recalls have yet to cut into sales.
  • Caterpillar 1Q profit climbs 5 pct, forecast rises

    Caterpillar 1Q profit climbs 5 pct, forecast rises

    Thursday, April 24 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-04-24 16:04:25 GMT
    By The Associated Press Caterpillar's first-quarter earnings climbed 5 percent and the construction equipment maker raised its 2014 forecast. But the company also says a mining equipment...
    By TOM MURPHY AP Business Writer Caterpillar's first-quarter earnings rose 5 percent, and the construction equipment maker raised its 2014 forecast. But the company also said Thursday that a mining...
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