For years, Charlotte businessman Rick Siskey built a a reputation as a savvy adviser to wealthy clients who lived a lavish lifestyle while also giving generously to charity. That all unraveled when he took his own life amid an FBI investigation that revealed he had long run a Ponzi scheme. Now investors are scrambling to get their money back.
For the first time in nine years, the Federal Reserve has raised interest rates. Borrowing costs will steadily rise for consumers and businesses. But how will your student loan repayments be impacted during this historic change? That depends on what type of student loans you have.
VIDEO: See photos from the life of evangelist Rev. Billy Graham and listen to excerpts from a sermon he preached about death at Duke University in 1973. Graham died Wednesday morning, Feb. 21, 2018 at his home in North Carolina.
VIDEO: NC State coach Kevin Keatts talks about the Wolfpack's resume for the NCAA tournament during a media availability after defeating Boston College at PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018.
The Carolina Hurricanes had about 9,000 guests attend practice at PNC Arena on Feb. 21, 2018. Elementary school students from 11 Wake County schools were invited as part of the Canes' Readvolution reading program.
Generation Opportunity, a national organization for conservative millennials, is launching a digital ad campaign in the 19 U.S. states that are finalists to land Amazon’s second headquarters, including North Carolina, for the financial incentives they have offered.
VIDEO: Youngsters give their impressions after good Samaritans James 'Monty' Montague and Juan Avery bought over 200 tickets for African-American youngsters and families in the community so they could see the new Black Panther movie at the Crossroads 20 cinema in Cary on Feb. 20, 2018.
VIDEO: Hundreds of mostly students marched from Pullen Memorial Baptist Church in Raleigh to the North Carolina State Capitol on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in response to a mass shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.
Next Gen TV revolves around a new broadcasting technology called ATSC 3.0, which provides 4K ultra high definition video as well as improved, immersive sound quality and provides for the adding of interactive features to involve viewers in broadcasts.