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Raleigh Triangle Local and Business News

  • FBI: Ohio man planned to bomb US Capitol, kill officials

    Capitol Terror PlotA 20-year-old Ohio man’s Twitter posts sympathizing with Islamic terrorists led to an undercover FBI operation and the man’s arrest on charges that he plotted to blow up the U.S. Capitol and kill government officials.

  • State reports 26 new flu-related deaths

    TamifluTwenty-six people in North Carolina died from influenza last week, bringing the total number of flu-related deaths in the state to 90 since the season began in October.

  • Commissioner reverses stance that could help bring jobs to Cumberland

    Anti-chicken plant stickerCumberland County’s pursuit of a chicken processing plant that could bring 1,000 jobs to the area has new life after the county commissioner who cast a swing vote on the initiative last week changed his mind.

  • Registration open for 2015 Komen Triangle Race for the Cure

    2014 Race for the CureRegistration is open for the 2015 Komen Triangle Race for the Cure organizers announced Thursday.

  • A new hedge fund with Duke University roots raises $7.5 million

    A new Raleigh investment fund with Duke University roots has closed on $7.5 million, according to papers filed Thursday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

    Cresciente Global Equity Fund lists its address as a home in Raleigh’s Brier Creek community. The fund attracted four investors – putting in a minimum of $500,000 each – according to the securities filing. The first sale happened Jan. 1.

    Geoffrey Keegan, manager of new investment outlet Creciente Partners Investment Management,…