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The United States Has Seen A Huge Drop In Executions Since 2000; Texas Still Executes The Most Inmates
Not only are significantly fewer inmates are being executed in the United States than 12 years ago, but fewer people are being sentenced to death row in the first place. Business Insider
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Black gold may not glitter next year, but motorists may smile
Crude oil prices could fall sharply next year, perhaps as much as 20 percent, in what would be a boon for consumers and likely a bust for some exploration and production companies. Fuel Fix
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Bag fees key to airlines' bottom lines
Bag charges may mean financial pain and aggravation to a lot of airline passengers, but they are a lifeline and profit-driver to formerly financially strapped carriers. CNN
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Want to be an entrepreneur? The first step takes courage
Char Reed believes the universe pushed her into starting a small business of drawing digital pet caricatures after her car sputtered out as she drove home from work. That unforeseen circumstance led Reed to become one of the Triangle’s many unintentional entrepreneurs. News Observer
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Home-builder confidence highest since 2006
A gauge of confidence among home builders rose in December to the highest level since April 2006, with respondents encouraged by declining inventory and good sales conditions, a trade group said Tuesday. Marketwatch
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Georgia Debuts New Tax Court
Chuck Beaudrot jokes about what will happen when he starts his new job: suddenly everyone will start being nice to him, and people will rise to their feet when he enters a room. At least, that's what his friends have told the newly appointed judge of the Georgia Tax Tribunal, which convenes for the first time Jan. 2. Governing.com
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Let N.C. take the lead on gun control
Imagine the role North Carolina – with its Republican-majority General Assembly and its Republican governor – could play in the national gun control debate by becoming the lead state in taking the “meaningful action” President Obama has called for. News Observer
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Sandy Hook: Another reminder of TN's own gun debate
As the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting fuels debate about gun control, some of the attention is circling around to Tennessee. Memphis Business Journal
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Southwest plans to speed up AirTran integration
Southwest Airlines plans to speed up the integration of its AirTran Airways unit in 2013 with the goal of fully integrating the airline into its own business by the end of 2014. Memphis Business Journal
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Tax reform group hands final report to KY Gov. Beshear
FRANKFORT, KY. — A 17-member commission that studied tax reform for 10 months delivered its final report to Gov. Steve Beshear on Monday. Lexington Courier-Journal
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Features & Opinion

 Top Ten Places in the South for Relocating California Companies

The America South is home to almost as many residents as the Northeast and the Midwest combined, but even that statistical record is about to be broken. According to a new Census Bureau study that came out in April, 51 percent of the nation's population jump occurred in the South from 2010 to 2013.
 

 Randle Report - Business News in the South

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By Stacy Randle
Demographer Wendell Cox recently analyzed the largest gains in holders of bachelor's and post-graduate degrees between 2007 and 2012 in the 51 metro regions in the U.S. of 1 million residents or more. The results were published in Forbes magazine and the South dominated the ranking.
 

 Business News in the South - Randle Report

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This is our annual "Made in the South" issue and it's timely because there is a new player in the South's manufacturing universe. For almost two decades, economic developers and politicos in the South and the U.S. have been chasing Chinese projects with little or nothing to show. Want proof we've been chasing ghosts in China for years? Okay, go ahead and name a Chinese brand that's made in the South? Tick. . .tick. . .tick. Give up?
 
 Nashville Mayour Karl Dean

We try to change up the categories in our annual Ten Top 10s section, but we always include the "Ten People Who Made a Difference" category. This year though, we are honoring 12 and you will learn why by reading about this group of folks who have made a difference in the South. Here is our annual list that includes executives, economic developers and politicians who have made a difference in the South's economy.


 


 

 

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