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Dentsply: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 06:21 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dentsply International Inc. (XRAY) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $67 million. On a per-share basis, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 32 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time...

Biden highlights how federal money is being used to boost public safety efforts

Feb. 28, 2024 16:43 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden used a meeting with police chiefs on Wednesday to spotlight his administration's efforts to help cities and police departments manage crime while also providing job opportunities for youth in communities affected by that violence. The president...

They’re a path to becoming governor, but attorney general jobs are now a destination, too

Feb. 28, 2024 01:21 AM EST

Instead of trying to keep their seats in Congress, two North Carolina politicians are vying for a high-profile office closer to home: state attorney general. The career path that Republican U.S. Rep. Dan Bishop and Democratic U.S. Rep. Jeff Jackson are trying to follow was once a...

Bucks roll to 123-85 blowout of Hornets for their third consecutive victory

Feb. 27, 2024 23:19 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks apparently just needed the All-Star break to discover how to play winning basketball under new coach Doc Rivers. Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 points, Damian Lillard had 23 and Bobby Portis added 21 as the Bucks pounded the Charlotte Hornets...

Hornets pledge 'full funding' for downtown practice facility above city's $30M investment

Feb. 27, 2024 11:57 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The NBA’s Hornets say they are committed to “fully funding” a new practice facility in downtown Charlotte above $30 million to be provided by the city under a revised proposal. The Hornets, now co-owned by Gabe Plotkin and Rick Schnall, are teaming with...

Tree.com: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 08:39 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Tree.com Inc. (TREE) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $12.7 million. The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 98 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 28...

Sealed Air: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 27, 2024 07:20 AM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sealed Air Corp. (SEE) on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit of $124 million. On a per-share basis, the Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 86 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs and to...

Malanda, Kahlina lead Charlotte over New York City 1-0 in opener

Feb. 24, 2024 21:57 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Defender Adilson Malanda scored his first career goal and Kristijan Kahlina made it stand up as Charlotte FC blanked New York City FC 1-0 in a season opener on Saturday night, making manager Dean Smith a winner in his debut with the club. Malanda needed just...

Stephen Curry and Warriors beat Seth Curry and Charlotte 97-84

Feb. 24, 2024 01:32 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stephen Curry had 15 points and five assists on a night father Dell broadcast a game for the first time with his two sons matching up, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Charlotte Hornets 97-84 on Friday night after the teams tussled in the closing moments. ...

Barings BDC: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 22, 2024 17:37 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Barings BDC, Inc. (BBDC) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $29.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company said it had net income of 28 cents per...