Billionaire Paul Allen's foundation is funding a new type of evacuation "cocoon" to help fly sick medical workers from West Africa
If you can't beat them, avoid them.
The Pentagon commits to planning for higher temperatures, and retired generals line up to help
Mobile food startups are moving beyond delivery into food prep
Cities relax or abandon purchasing restrictions in a bid to avoid more serious downturn
Ministry of Supply’s Aviator jacket combines the structure of a tailored garment with the functionality of a windbreaker
The Department of Education may double the number of debt collectors who go after defaulted federal student loans
This year's must-have Silicon Valley office accessory: a $199 bear costume
Companies planning to hire in next quarter: 22%
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Average home price in January: $115,113
Unemployment rate: 10.2%
Winston-Salem, in northwestern North Carolina, has become a hub for high-tech business including biomedical life sciences, design, nanotechnology, and advanced manufacturing. The Piedmont Triad Research Park is located in downtown Winston-Salem.