RDU President and CEO Michael Landguth says he has expected that half or more of the $350 million cost to replace the airport’s main runway would come from the federal government, but the FAA says to expect only $35 million.
Wake County Commissioners Jessica Holmes, Greg Ford, Vickie Adamson and James West stand by decision to put the former Crooked Creek Golf Course up for sale. The property was bought last year for a park.
Blue Cross and five hospital systems have announced a strategy to bring down health care costs. Blue Premier will require Blue Cross and providers to share the financial rewards and risks for patient care.
Mexico's president says that the government is acquiring 500 more tanker trucks to carry gasoline and diesel while pipelines are shut down to combat fuel-theft gangs and is also arranging with railroads to transport fuel.
The chairman of the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee says the Interior Department should not be working on oil and gas development permits and leases in Alaska and elsewhere during the partial government shutdown.
Spirit Airlines will begin new service from Raleigh-Durham International Airport in May 2019. The airline will fly to seven destinations: Boston, Baltimore, Chicago, Detroit, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and New Orleans.