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Local manufacturer acquires Triad firm

Conover-based Fibrix LLC, a manufacturer of products for filtration, furniture, bedding, automotive, industrial and retail customers, announced that it has purchased certain assets of Thomasville-based Custom Nonwovens Inc. for an undisclosed price. Th.....»»

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State Department explains blog post touting Mar-a-Lago, report says

A State Department deputy spokesman told ABC News that no one was ordered to promote Mar-a-Lago on an agency blog and added that the controversial article in question was not reviewed "at the time it was sent out." The response came after a post .....»»

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Visit Baltimore wants to use free bus tour to promote neighborhoods

Baltimore is known for its neighborhoods and the city's tourism agency is hoping to show off what the areas have to offer with a free hop on, hop off bus for a day. Visit Baltimore will run the promotion as part of Baltimore Tourism Day on May 6. .....»»

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Study shows just how much hotel prices go up for Derby

If you've been in Louisville for, oh, more than a month or so, you're probably aware that hotel prices go up — way up — for the first weekend in May. That's when the Kentucky Derby is held, of course, drawing 100,000-plus spectators to Churchi.....»»

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Female physicians paid less than male doctors in every specialty

Even highly skilled doctors aren't immune from wide discrepancies in how much men and women are paid for the same work, a new study finds. The medical social network Doximity surveyed more than 36,000 physicians nationwide, gathering data about th.....»»

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Arlington goes design-build to make $64M Long Bridge aquatic center a reality

Arlington will advance a scaled-down version of an aquatic center at Long Bridge Park north of Crystal City, the county announced Tuesday. The long-delayed project adjacent to Interstate 395 just shy of the 14th Street Bridge is expected to cost $63.....»»

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Trump to hold fundraiser for Georgia GOP candidate Karen Handel

President Donald Trump is slated to hold a fundraiser on Friday for Republican 6th Congressional District candidate Karen Handel. Trump will be in Atlanta on Friday, speaking before the NRA's annual meeting at the Georgia World Congress Center. Hande.....»»

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Four candidates seek state GOP chairmanship

Four candidates are vying to become chairman of the Georgia Republican Party at its statewide convention in Augusta June 2-3. Alex Johnson is president of the Georgia Republican Assembly. Michael McNeely, a former police offer and member of the Ge.....»»

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Miami-based luxury car rental platform CarHopper raises for $1.5M for expansion

CarHopper, a booking platform for luxury car rentals, said it has raised $1.5 million in seed funding and has expanded to Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Miami-based CarHopper said the capital was raised from a syndicate of angel i.....»»

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Milwaukee-area businesses sell themselves to young professionals: Slideshow

Six Milwaukee-area businesses participated in a different type of job fair this week as executives pitched working at the firms to more than 150 young professionals participating in the popular YP Week in Milwaukee. Check out the attached slideshow.....»»

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Health check up: The hospitals that made the most & lost the most in fiscal 2016

While uncompensated care decreased and net patient revenues increased last year, nearly one in three acute care hospitals in southeastern Pennsylvania operated in the red during fiscal 2016, according to a report released Wednesday by the Pennsylvan.....»»

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Kraft Heinz begins program to fight global hunger

Kraft Heinz Co. officially launched its new social responsibility program called "Feed Your Family, Feed the World" to donate thousands of meals a day to fight global hunger. Kraft Heinz (Nasdaq: KHC) said its brands will donate at least 15,000 me.....»»

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​Cincinnati doctor pay varies greatly by gender, study finds

A social network for doctors has diagnosed a gender gap when it comes to compensation in Cincinnati. Women who are doctors in Cincinnati earn 24.1 percent less than their colleagues who are men, according to a report released today by Doximity, wh.....»»

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Wake Forest Baptist saw unreimbursed care, community benefit rise in 2016

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center provided $378.1 million in community benefits during 2016 fiscal year, up almost 0.5 percent from last year. The Winston-Salem based medical center said Tuesday community benefits provided during the period that ende.....»»

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​The 3 core competencies entrepreneurs must master to succeed

"My idea is so great, I'm guaranteed success!" We see too many entrepreneurs falling in love with their products and kidding themselves into believing that their idea itself is all they need to make them a screaming success. Warehouses are filled.....»»

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​Five things you need to know today, and conservatives on climate change

Good morning, Boston! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day. White House to unveil major tax cuts for owner-operated companies President Donald Trump is expected today to unveil a proposal t.....»»

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Chipotle earnings exceed analysts" expectations

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. officially began its comeback from a miserable year Tuesday, announcing double-digit-percentage boosts in same-store sales and in overall revenue that exceeded analysts’ expectations. The beleaguered fast-casual Mexic.....»»

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After nearly 3 years, Steve Nash finally sells his Paradise Valley mansion

After nearly three years, former Phoenix Suns star Steve Nash has sold his mansion in Paradise Valley, according to reports. Nash, the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player who once was the belle of the Valley sports ball, sold his Paradise Valley home las.....»»

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Visitors spent $995M at Arizona"s national parks in 2016. Here are the 10 parks where they spent the most

The National Park Service had a record-breaking year, in which 331 million visitors spent almost $35 million at the country's 417 national parks in 2016. At home in Arizona, 12 million visitors spent $995.9 million at the state's 25 national parks......»»

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Boston doctors might not have the healthiest paychecks in the U.S.

Despite being a global hub for health care, Boston doctors on avaergae make far less than their counterparts throughout the country. Boston doctors earned some of the lowest salaries in the country compared to other metro areas, according to a rep.....»»

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