Sep 6, 2012 Two decades after he moved to North Carolina's Research Triangle from Russia, Dmitiri Moundous started a new business called Alera Labs, and his son Gene, is among his first employees. One intends to vote. The other...
Sep 5, 2012 Cotton grower thinks immigration reform will help farm workers become upwardly mobile.
Sep 7, 2012 Youth Radio checks out a pilot program that tries to connect young people with manufacturers who are struggling to fill open jobs.
Sep 4, 2012 Manufacturing activity fell last month in China for the first time in almost a year. This follows a string of other bad news when it comes to the Chinese economy.
Aug 31, 2012 Undecided voters in Florida and North Carolina share what their greatest concerns are in the upcoming election.
Aug 30, 2012 Of all the European markets, Russia is the fastest growing. But why?
Aug 3, 2012 Rust Belt manufacturing isn't just about steel -- an uptick in business is boosting plastics, aluminum, and other products as well.
Jul 25, 2012 Caterpillar reports earnings today, and few expect the company to show much strength. The heavy equipment maker has been doing well, but that looks to change.
Jul 11, 2012 North Carolina's legislature put aside the latest predictions of rising sea levels, for coastal planning purposes, in favor of more study. Long-term predictions of a three-foot rise by 2010 could needlessly hurt development, critics said.
Jul 2, 2012 There's news this morning that folks who do the ordering at factories are increasingly wary. The Markit U.S. Purchasing Managers Index was a disappointment, its worst showing since late 2010.