Afternoon Edition: Cooper sues lawmakers; Duke’s coal-ash costs; N.C. population surge

Afternoon Edition – Charlotte – December 30, 2016 TOP STORIES: Cooper files suit to challenge N.C. legislature on election board maneuvers http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223194951/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Duke Energy pegs coal-ash cleanup cost at $725 million so far — and it could ask customers to pay http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223194961/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Where North Carolina ranks among fastest-growing states http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223194971/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy $2M investment from Lowe’s, IDEA Fund Partners to fuel Raleigh startup’s Charlotte expansion http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223194981/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Departing NCDOT secretary talks DMV tech, Bonner Bridge and what’s next http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223194991/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy MORE STORIES: PHOTOS: Slight gains for Belk Bowl as Hokies top Hogs http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195001/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy POPULAR TODAY: $11M property sale near Charlotte Motor Speedway keeps building in NASCAR family http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195011/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Rowan Chamber names new volunteer leaders for 2017 http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195021/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Business Person of the Year: How Johnny Harris is building a better city http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195031/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Behind the Scenes in 2016: Key players in Charlotte this year who you may not know http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195041/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Who to Watch in 2017: They’ll be key players in Charlotte’s coming year http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195051/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Westinghouse deal makes trouble for Charlotte engineering operation http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195061/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Duke Energy completes $1.2B sale of its final Latin American assets http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195071/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Will Charlotte’s WSOC, WAXN soon fall off AT&T, DirecTV channel lineups? http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195081/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Two N.C. cities among top 10 in U.S. for beer drinkers (and one is No. 1) http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195091/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Big deals, heated controversy and key players: Charlotte’s 2016 in the rearview http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195101/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Automotive Minute: The best things to happen to the auto industry in 2016 — and what to look for in 2017 http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195111/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy ​5 ways to stay committed to your New Year’s resolutions http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195121/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy POLL: What are your New Year’s resolutions? http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195131/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy BUZZ: DEQ chief takes demotion; Morehead apartments sold; N.C. population surging http://c.bizjournals.com/ct/e/223195141/NzY5MTM1NzE6OjM5MzcyMjcy Contact Us for all inquiries regarding this offer or subscription to the Charlotte Business Journal, please email us at: charlotte@bizjournals.com Cancel Email Subscription: To unsubscribe from this email – click here If you need other assistance, please let us know or contact: bizjournals customer service, bizjournals 120 W. Morehead St., Charlotte, North Carolina 28202. copyright 2016 American City Business Journals, Inc. and its licensors. All rights reserved. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of bizjournals. Open in Browser: http://www.bizjournals.com/email/web-view/MjczOTc3NjQx ?ana=e_du_pub&m=charlotte&p=76913571&e=877258d04c3d25856641d5a9e76fab7f"