Representative Walter Jones was a rare Republican who backed tough banking regulations after the 2008 economic collapse. Now Wall Street wants him out of office.
A wave of arctic cold froze the U.S. Midwest as a wintry storm coated the South with ice and snow and contributed to almost 3,000 flight cancellations.
The following is the text of the Federal Reserve Board’s Fifth District-- Richmond.
Hurricane Earl threatens to derail the Outer Banks’ most successful tourist season in seven years and weaken already depressed property values on the barrier islands off the coast of North Carolina.
Hurricane Irene severed the main traffic artery of North Carolina’s Hatteras Island, trapping thousands of people and forcing an abrupt end to tourist season.
Hurricane Earl, weakening as it moves north toward New England and Canada, disrupted air and rail travel and lashed North Carolina’s Outer Banks with wind and rain.