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Refinancing your mortgage? Opportunity knocks

Homeowners seeking to save some money on mortgage payments can celebrate: The average rate for 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages, one of the most popular refinance products, has dipped to its lowest level since June 2013.

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This Halloween costume costs $1.6 million

What does a million-dollar Halloween costume look like? Hint: It gives new meaning to the phrase "dripping with diamonds."

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After 6 months of recall costs, GM making money again

General Motors is back making money again, after six months in which recall costs essentially wiped out its profit.

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Maker of Camel cigarettes bans smoking in its offices

Joe Camel isn't going to be able to smoke at his desk any longer. Reynolds American, the nation's No. 2 tobacco company, will no longer let its employees smoke in most places at work starting next year.

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Toys R Us puts 'Breaking' figures on 'sabbatical'

"Breaking Bad's" drug-dealing chemistry teacher Walter White will have to stop making the sale at Toys R Us.

FDA proposes pet food rules

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China spends $1.5 billion pampering pets

It's the latest growth industry in China: pet lovers are spending billions pimping their pooches.

Vinton looks to build new skate park

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Vinton could be the home of a new skate park

The town of Vinton is considering building a new skate park. A faith-based organization called Invoke Ministries brought the idea to town leaders.

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Dynax expansion in Botetourt County to bring $32 million investment and 75 new jobs

Dynax America is planning a $32 million expansion in Botetourt County that will create 75 new jobs.

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Rocky Mount woman's quest for entrepreneurship after 50

A Rocky Mount woman is proving age isn't anything but a number, when it come opening a business.

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Bedford optics manufacturer earns regional awards for job creation

A Bedford company is grabbing honors for creating high-tech jobs in our region.

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