Google Fiber is coming to Charlotte and the City of Oaks after the company announced the expansion in both the Queen City and Raleigh Tuesday afternoon, offering customers another option for high speed internet. 05:50 PM
State education leaders and lawmakers are working to address North Carolina’s shortage of high quality teachers, something they’re calling a crisis. More than 200 people gathered in Cary on Tuesday for the UNC Board of Governors Education Summit.
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The Food and Drug Administration has named a prominent Duke University cardiologist to its No. 2 leadership position, tasked with overseeing drugs, medical devices and tobacco products.
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UNC-Chapel Hill Looks to Start Anti-Hazing Committee
UNC-Chapel Hill could soon launch a new initiative to stop hazing. 03:24 PM
Moore County Residents Concerned Over Gas Prices
While many North Carolinians are ecstatic about lower gas prices, Moore County commissioners are looking for answers. Moore County commissioners have sent a letter to state Attorney General Roy Cooper asking for his help in finding out why their county seems to have higher prices than other counties in the state. 04:58 PM
State Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly
The state has released the unemployment rate for December and it is continuing to drop to its lowest rate in six years. 11:44 AM
NC Film Grant Program Open for Applications
North Carolina’s new film grant program is now open to interested productions. 05:12 PM
NCDOT to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed NCDMV Rules Change
The NC Department of Transportation is holding a public hearing Tuesday night to get comments of a proposed rule change to driver license exams. 10:21 AM
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Sens. Thom Tillis and Richard Burr are proposing a plan to allow the federal government to get energy sources from North Carolina's coast. 11:52 AM
Holocaust Survivors Commemorate Auschwitz Liberation
It has been 70 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland. Many of the survivors were back at the former camp today for an official commemoration. Washington D.C. reporter Geoff Bennett filed this report. 02:44 PM
Authorities Remind Public Officers Still Human Despite Tough Job
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Facebook has more than a billion users and Instagram has about 300 million. 01:43 PM
Lance Armstrong Gives First TV Interview Since Admitting to Doping
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