Stories tagged: North Carolina
UPDATED: Wed., May 30, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
As remnants of Subtropical Storm Alberto spread into the Great Lakes region, people are keeping a weary watch on dams and hillsides as rains from the storms have triggered floods …
Sun., May 20, 2018, 3:38 p.m.
Authorities say a man intentionally drove his car into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and another person and injuring several others.
Wed., May 16, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Teachers demanding better pay and more resources filled the streets of North Carolina’s capital city Wednesday with loud chants and the color red, continuing the trend of educators around the …
Sat., May 12, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
With demonstrators standing outside his concert protesting his presence, R. Kelly summoned his passionate fans to carry him through what has been a difficult week.
Fri., May 11, 2018, 11:22 a.m.
R. Kelly is going on with his concert in North Carolina on Friday, rejecting calls from protesters to cancel his appearance over longstanding allegations of sexual misconduct.
UPDATED: Sat., April 28, 2018, 5:03 p.m.
Efforts to unravel the mysterious fate of North Carolina’s fabled Lost Colony could benefit after a preservation group took out its first-ever loan to buy a coastal tract where some …
UPDATED: Sat., April 21, 2018, 7:57 a.m.
A monument honoring a secret World War II spy mission could still find a home in the United States after a North Carolina town rejected the statue because of current …
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
It’s one of those basketball games fans circle on the calendar, and now there’s an actual date to circle.
Fri., April 13, 2018, 12:16 p.m.
A man killed his wife – who was also his daughter – and their 7-month-old son before taking his own life after the woman broke up with him, according to …
Mon., April 2, 2018, 11:42 a.m.
A federal judge decided Monday he won’t send jurors for a see-and-sniff tour of a North Carolina hog-growing operation at the center of a lawsuit claiming industrial-scale pork production creates …
Fri., March 16, 2018, 2:25 p.m.
A 9-year-old North Carolina girl says she went to investigate why her mother was screaming and encountered a coyote that tried to make a snack out of her.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 9:20 p.m.
A white police officer shown on video beating a black pedestrian has been charged with felony assault in a North Carolina case that sparked outrage over use of excessive force.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 4:47 p.m.
Well-wishers lined freeway overpasses and small-town streets to honor the late Rev. Billy Graham as his motorcade crossed his beloved home state of North Carolina for four hours on Saturday …
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 12:21 p.m.
A judge dismissed the criminal case Monday against the first of eight protesters standing trial on charges of toppling a Confederate statue last summer in North Carolina.
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 1:53 p.m.
A man fatally shot in New Orleans has been identified as a Black Lives Matter activist known for his leap through police tape at a South Carolina demonstration last year …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 6:42 p.m.
Getting there is an enormous accomplishment. Getting back the following year isn’t easy, but it happens fairly often. We’re talking about reaching the Final Four and the Final Four encore.
Tue., Jan. 30, 2018, 10:31 a.m.
It’s a good thing Ocracoke Island in North Carolina is small enough to walk or bike around. The island along the Outer Banks has lost its only gas station.
Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday delayed a lower-court order that would have forced North Carolina Republican lawmakers to redraw the state’s congressional districts by next week because of excessive …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
North Carolina Democrats say they are beginning 2018 energized and intent on regaining their historical control of the state’s General Assembly, harnessing anger over Republican Donald Trump’s presidency and buoyed …
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
A cyberattack slowed county government to a crawl Wednesday in North Carolina’s most populous metro area as deputies processed jail inmates by hand, the tax office turned away electronic payments …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
A protester accused of helping tear down a North Carolina Confederate statue has struck a deal to avoid a felony charge, while other defendants had their cases continued.
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
By morning, however, the culture wars splintering the nation would land here in miniature – in the most racially diverse rural county in America, a community so small a sign …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 1:53 p.m.
Authorities have arrested a man in connection with the disappearance of a young girl and said they will continue to use volunteers to look for the child’s body in the …
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:43 a.m.
A North Carolina woman is suing Amtrak saying it failed to protect her from an employee who raped her in her sleeping car while the train passed through northeastern Montana …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 2:52 p.m.
Luke Maye scored 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Joel Berry II added 18 points and No. 9 North Carolina beat Portland 102-78 to open the PK80 Invitational.
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:46 a.m.
North Carolina’s two Republican senators say they oppose President Donald Trump’s pick to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency, putting Michael L. Dourson’s nomination at serious risk.
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Authorities say an air traffic controller at a North Carolina airport has been arrested on charges of possessing a weapon of mass destruction.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Fourth prison worker dies as North Carolina officials still looking for deadly prison’s assault tally
A fourth Pasquotank Correctional Institution worker injured in the failed Oct. 12 breakout died Thursday.
Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
On a Sunday morning more than two weeks after four U.S. soldiers were ambushed and killed in Niger, Rep. Walter Jones sat at the desk in his North Carolina office, …
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 10 a.m.
The University of North Carolina has avoided major penalties after an NCAA infractions committee panel “could not conclude” there were academic violations in the multi-year case focused on irregular courses.