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As Expected, NC Governor Signs Budget Bill

Gov. Pat McCrory on Thursday signed a state government budget bill that had been expected on his desk at least five weeks ago, giving teachers and state employees significant raises for the first time in several years.

08/07/2014

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5 Tips For Budget Travel To Italy

Traveling to Italy is a wonderful but expensive adventure. Make the most of your money with these five budget tips.

08/05/2014

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More Than 300 Tenn. Police Officers Call In Sick

More than 300 Memphis police officers, or 10 percent of the force, have called in sick in the past week, reports WREG-TV.

07/07/2014

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How To Buy A Car With Bad Credit

It’s not easy, but when you need transportation, there are ways to find a car despite a low credit score.

06/16/2014

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Bill Says Teacher Layoffs Can’t Be Seniority-Based

Teachers’ seniority must be downplayed in layoff decisions during budget cuts under a bill advancing in the South Carolina Senate.

04/03/2014

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NC Teachers Group Sues Over Private School Grants

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Advocacy groups representing parents and public education are suing North Carolina officials after the General Assembly passed a law this year allowing taxpayer money to help pay private school tuition. The North […]

12/11/2013

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Governor Spending $230,000 On Mansion Bathrooms

Gov. Pat McCrory plans to spend up to $230,000 in taxpayer funds remodeling bathrooms in his private living quarters at North Carolina’s Executive Mansion even as he demands belt-tightening for public schools and social programs.

10/12/2013

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Top Five Free Date Ideas In Charlotte

Dating and love don’t have to cost a fortune, especially when Charlotte has so many fun free things to do.

10/07/2013

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Bethenny Frankel’s 8 Questions To Ask When Traveling On A Budget

Bethenny Frankel shares an excerpt from Skinnygirl Solutions. If you’re traveling on a budget, first ask yourself these eight questions.

08/22/2013

Happy Father's Day

Top Ten Father’s Day Gifts For Under $25

It’s that time of the year again. Those of us lucky enough to have a father in our lives, won’t have to break the bank this year. After reading this article, you can have your shopping done by the end of the day!

CBS Charlotte–06/04/2013

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