Gov. Pat McCrory says his two-year budget proposal for legislators would give North Carolina public school administrators more flexibility to offer raises to experienced teachers and to pay for textbooks or computers for classrooms.
It is National Pancake Day, which means anyone who makes a donation to Children's Miracle Network hospitals or other designated local charities will receive free pancakes at IHOP.
Emergency crews used chains, saws, and an axe before tying a rope around the surviving horse's neck and guiding it to safety. 07:44 AM
The North Carolina Zoo is scheduled to reopen Tuesday. It's been closed for seven days as zoo officials waited for ice to melt on five miles of pathways and bridges. 07:42 AM
The incident happened at a home on Sims Trail shortly before 6 a.m. Authorities say a 3-year-old was one of the victims and that the child's father and pregnant mother were also killed. 03/02/2015 11:33 AM
The study found that only five out of 98 attempts by teens to buy e-cigarettes online were blocked by vendors' attempts to verify the customer's age. 03/02/2015 05:03 PM
The Chamber compiled a map to show each county's potential revenue shortfall if the current gas tax is not revised. The group said that the gas tax would negatively impact jobs, businesses, and transportation safety by putting too much pressure on the state's already strained transportation system. 03/02/2015 05:07 PM
In this series, "Through My Eyes," Time Warner Cable News reporters speak with African-American youth and adults about the issues black males face and how they feel in today's America. How has the country progressed since the Civil Rights marches of the 1960s and how do African-American men feel they are perceived in today's world? Watch it the full special now!
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Old Man Winter has left farmers flooded and frozen. 03/02/2015 04:29 PM
A two-year-old state law that moved North Carolina's primary date closer to South Carolina's is causing issues for state Republicans, who risk the size of their delegate count in the primary selection process due to an early primary. 03/02/2015 03:50 PM
Millions of students across the country took part in the 18th annual 'Read Across America Day' to promote the importance of reading and celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss. 03/02/2015 03:16 PM
On Monday, the Rev. William Barber said that McCrory and legislative leaders keep "stonewalling'' on Medicaid expansion. 03/02/2015 04:58 PM
The 2015 Eastern North Carolina Wedding Association Spring Bridal Expo had all of the upcoming trends in the bridal industry, with many looking to add rustic influences to their big day. Bride-to-be, Amanda Adkins-Setty stopped by the expo to find out more about the latest trends, but plans to focus on personal touches. 03/02/2015 03:30 PM