On April 2, 1936, a tornado touched down in Greensboro leaving behind a trail of destruction. The twister tore an 11 mile path through the city, causing 14 deaths and more than 100 injuries.
It is the season for chicks, ducklings and bunnies, but many experts warn these so-called Easter pets don’t always make the best house guests. Animal Shelter workers and Southern Store employees warn that it’s a commitment.
The Duke Blue Devils are expected to arrive Wednesday in Indianapolis for their record-tying 12th Final Four under Coach Mike Krzyzewski. Though they still have two games to win, they may just be in the right city to pull it off. 09:42 AM
The NC Central University community is mourning the loss of one of its own Wednesday morning after a crash killed a student Tuesday night. School leaders say senior Chekeria Reid of Greensboro died in a car wreck on Highway 55 near Crete Street in Durham. 07:18 AM
Organizers of 'Fight for $15' say they'll announce the mobilization Wednesday at a news conference in Durham. They'll be accompanied by fast-food workers, home-care workers, students, allies and adjunct faculty. 07:05 AM
April is North Carolina beer month, presented by Visit North Carolina and the NC Craft Brewers Guild. It showcases the state's thriving beer culture by urging people to explore more than 100 breweries that call North Carolina home. 08:20 AM
The Center for Whale Research says four Orca babies have been born in the last three months off the coast of British Columbia—a higher number than usual. This baby boom brings their total number to 81 whales. 08:47 AM
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You can follow the Duke Blue Devils all week right here on Time Warner Cable News. Duke tips off against Michigan State at 6 p.m. Saturday. Sports directors Mike Solarte and Jim Connors, along with reporters J.B. Ricks and Cristen Drummond will have live and on scene reports from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, as well as one-hour editions of Jersey Mike's Sports Night.
The commission says if left alone, most transient bears will find their way out of town and back to their natural habitat. People are urged not to approach or follow bears, or get between a bear and its possible escape route. 07:14 AM
The world's oldest person has died. Japanese officials say Misa Okawa died Wednesday in Osaka of natural causes, she was 117-years-old. 08:40 AM
Now that the ACC Tournament has left Greensboro for a few years, the city's game plan is to attract more soccer tournaments. In 2014, soccer tournaments resulted in $22 million for the Greensboro community. That’s down from the $40 million range about three years ago. 03/31/2015 05:03 PM
The 2015 North Carolina Zoo season officially kicks off Wednesday, and there are plenty of new and expanded exhibits for people to check out. 03/31/2015 04:37 PM
With the deadline to file your taxes just two weeks away, you might be in a pinch to find someone to prepare your return. The arrest of a High Point woman in a tax preparation scheme serves as a warning about the need to choose wisely. 03/31/2015 05:48 PM