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Charlotte Rampling on silly accents and being scary

Over scallops in Paris, the actress talks about tragedy on screen and off, and the need to ignore politics.....»»

Category: topSource: ftApr 21st, 2017

​CBJ Morning Buzz: MLS on city agenda; New restaurants in South End; Update on I-77 toll review

In local news: The focus on Major League Soccer in Charlotte continues today with city leaders scheduled to hear an updated proposal on using public funds to help build a soccer stadium. It's a key piece of the bid led by Speedway Motorsports CEO M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 54 min. ago

BofA"s Q2 takeaways: Branches, regulations and no distractions

The Charlotte-based bank saw profits rise 10% in the quarter to $5.3 billion, or 46 cents per share......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2017

Researchers created fake footage of Obama speaking — and the results are scary

Researchers at the University of Washington designed a program that can take video of someone talking and replace their audio with something else. The result is surprisingly realistic — and completely fake. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 19th, 2017

Red Numbers In Your Portfolio Can Be Scary, But They Don"t Have To Be

Red Numbers In Your Portfolio Can Be Scary, But They Don"t Have To Be.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 19th, 2017

MLS execs kick the tires on Charlotte expansion bid (PHOTOS)

The deputy commissioner of Major League Soccer praised Charlotte on Tuesday afternoon after touring the city and hearing a pitch from various civic boosters about putting an expansion team here in 2020. Even as he touted the city’s assets — com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 19th, 2017

MLS execs kick the tires on Charlotte expansion bid

The deputy commissioner of Major League Soccer praised Charlotte on Tuesday afternoon after touring the city and hearing a pitch from various civic boosters about putting an expansion team here in 2020. Even as he touted the city’s assets — com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Bank of America beats expectations with Q2 earnings

Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) beat Wall Street’s expectations when it reported second-quarter earnings Tuesday. The Charlotte-based bank posted $5.3 billion in net income, up 10% from a year ago. BofA’s earnings per share for the quarter increa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Arby"s CEO explains how being unafraid to ask "silly questions" helped him transform the company

Arby's Paul Brown was hired as Arby's CEO in 2013 and given the mission of revitalizing a tired, 50-year-old brand. In 2011, the Wendy's/Arby's group split Arby's off and sold a majority stake (while retaining 18.5% of its shares) .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2017

Wells Fargo Asset Management buys Charlotte firm

Wells Fargo Asset Management announced Monday it has acquired Charlotte-based Golden Capital Management. Wells Fargo has been the majority owner of the local firm since 2011, according to a news release. The San Francisco-based bank said it started th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

Charlotte MLS bid faces crucial test this week

Charlotte business and political leaders hope to lay the foundation for landing a Major League Soccer team this week with a splashy pep rally and revived discussions of city taxpayer money to pay for a stadium. First, though, they have to get out of their.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

How many unicorns live in Charlotte?

AvidXchange has hit a milestone few startups ever strike. The Charlotte-based payment automation provider is now a unicorn — a private company with a valuation of at least $1 billion. According to CrunchBase, a data company that tracks funded start.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

Did 'passing gas' cause illness on Raleigh flight? Airline says no. - Charlotte Observer

Daily News & AnalysisDid 'passing gas' cause illness on Raleigh flight? Airline says no.Charlotte ObserverA story reported around the world of a man's powerful flatulence prompting the evacuation of a plane in Raleigh.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 17th, 2017

Teamsters point to "hard fight" before FedEx union vote in Charlotte

The Teamsters have responded after a group of FedEx workers voted to decertify from the union. FedEx announced July 7 that city and road drivers at the FedEx Freight service center in Charlotte voted to no longer use the Teamsters union as its bargai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

'Passed gas' forces passengers off plane at Raleigh airport - Charlotte Observer

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Category: topSource: googlenewsJul 17th, 2017

A.I. Is Getting Scary Good At Mimicking Us

Artificial intelligence is one of the most potentially useful and, simultaneously, potentially destructive technologies we've forced ourselves to face......»»

Category: topSource: incJul 14th, 2017

Prince William and Kate Middleton Take Prince George and Princess Charlotte To Europe, Adding Cute To Charm Offensive

The two children are accompanying their parents together on an overseas trip for only the second time......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 14th, 2017

Made-to-order donut shop set to open in Huntersville

Duck Donuts is growing its Charlotte market footprint. The made-to-order donut shop plans to open in Huntersville on Friday. That 1,920-square-foot location is in the Rosedale shopping center. Expect warm donuts with coatings of cinnamon sugar, g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 14th, 2017

10 Scary Charts - July 13, 2017, Update

10 Scary Charts - July 13, 2017, Update.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJul 13th, 2017

Forbes: Panthers among world"s "most valuable sports teams"

National Football League franchises lead a new Forbes' analysis of the world's most valuable sports teams this year — and the Carolina Panthers are included in that list. Valued at nearly $2.08 billion, Charlotte's home team clutched the 37th positi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2017

The scary undertow pulling down retail stocks

Despite real income gains and a strong job market, something is seriously bothering American consumers.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 12th, 2017