The Department of Health and Human Services released its newest numbers on Thursday. So far 137 people in North Carolina have died from the virus this season, passing last year’s total. Most of the deaths have occurred in people age 65 and older.
Abortion-rights groups want the Republican-led legislature to keep its hands off rules proposed by state regulators for how North Carolina abortion clinics must operate. Several Democratic lawmakers plan to join health providers and activists at a Thursday news conference at the Legislative Building.
Toxic waste was found beneath Hanes and Lowrance Middle Schools in the early '90s. School leaders are interested in rebuilding on the same site, however parents want the new school built elsewhere. 09:45 AM
Officers say the Walgreens at 2125 Cloverdale Avenue was robbed. Police then made contact with the suspects on Business 40 westbound between Rt 158 and Linville Rd. 08:54 AM
Around 15.6 million visitors visited the state's 39 parks and recreation areas last year—which is a 10 percent increase from 2013. Fort Macon logged more than 1 million visitors in 2014. 07:37 AM
Officials in Tyrrell County say a woman known for feeding bears may have been killed by one of the animals. 08:08 AM
According to the California Department of Publich Health, 79 of those infected are in California and 52 of them are directly linked to the theme park. 02:30 PM
2015 North American International Auto Show
Our Ed Keiner shares some of his favorite highlights from this year's 2015 North American International Auto Show.
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Two people were killed and two others hurt in a crash in Greensboro on Wednesday. 01/28/2015 08:24 PM
The Stokes County sheriff and other county officials want a bigger jail. Local leaders say it isn't just about inmate safety; more space could help get part of the county's budget back in the black. 01/28/2015 05:00 PM
While a trickle of shareholders were seen entering Reynolds Americans headquarters in Winston-Salem, shareholders of Lorillard met at the Ballantyne Hotel in Charlotte. 01/28/2015 05:09 PM
A Clemmons botanist and her son have been harvesting local herbs and transforming them into teas. But their real work, they say is teaching others the benefits of harvesting their own. 01/28/2015 02:27 PM
Starting on July 1, moped owners will have to register their vehicles and get a license plate from the DMV. That will run you $18. However, state lawmakers are calling for further regulation. 01/28/2015 06:16 PM