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12:31 pm
Fri February 15, 2013

'Cruise From Hell' Was A Mix Of 'Survivor' And 'Lord Of The Flies'

After finally getting off the Carnival cruise ship Triumph, this passenger waited for a ride early Friday in Mobile, Ala.
Mark Wallheiser EPA /LANDOV

Originally published on Fri February 15, 2013 3:22 pm

As they finally came off the Carnival cruise ship Triumph late Thursday and early Friday in Mobile, Ala., passengers from the ill-fated cruise told stories that call to mind TV's Survivor and literature's classic Lord of the Flies, the Los Angeles Times writes.

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Business
4:03 pm
Thu February 14, 2013

American Airlines and US Airways Announce Merger

US Airways and American Airlines have hubs at PTI Airport in Greensboro.
Credit Dave Thrower

American Airlines and US Airways are planning to merge, creating the world's largest airline. But the deal’s impact on the airline industry and its travelers is unclear.

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Business
7:01 pm
Wed February 13, 2013

Bill cutting North Carolina's Unemployment Benefits goes to Governor

Sign promoting American workers
Kathryn Mobley 88.5 WFDD

A bill reducing North Carolina’s unemployment benefits is headed to the governor. But  opponents say this move will hurt thousands of North Carolina families and the state as a whole.

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Business
6:06 pm
Tue February 12, 2013

The Face of Forsyth County is Changing

Economic expert Marci Rossell was the guest speaker at the Winston-Salem Chamber event Tuesday.
Credit Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce

Forsyth County is growing in diversity, outpacing some state and national rates. That’s according to a new report released today by the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce.

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Business
12:07 pm
Mon February 11, 2013

Old, Old Bricks for Sale

If you want to hold on to a piece of Salisbury’s past, then you might want to plan a trip to the city’s historic foundation.

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