The conference kicked off Friday night at NCCU with 19 monologues based on real people who say minority students have a higher chance of not staying in school.
Officials say the shooting happened at the North Kabul International Airport complex. The victims, including Walt Fisher, were employed by a Fayetteville-based logistics and security support company.
A Raleigh teen accused of robbing a pair of teenagers as they got off their school bus earlier this week made her first court appearance Friday afternoon. 08:39 PM
The final day of the Raleigh City Council retreat focused on the future of the city. From transportation to addressing city growth, a 38-page strategic plan draft was part of the discussions. City Council held the final day of the retreat at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences on Friday. 07:05 PM
The legal battle to challenge the state's controversial voter ID law is starting to take shape. The actual trial is still months away, but motions are being heard today from both sides in Wake County. 05:15 PM
According to a report in the Fayetteville Observer, Lance Cpl. Steven Szymanski was reaching over the front seat of a light armored vehicle to grab his helmet when the lever that raises the seat was triggered. Szymanski's neck was trapped between the back of the driver’s seat and the roof of the vehicle. 04:10 PM
A chilling, first-of-its-kind PSA is set to air during the Super Bowl Sunday night, raising awareness of domestic violence. The NFL teamed up with the No More campaign to make the minute-long spot. 04:29 PM
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Our Ed Keiner shares some of his favorite highlights from this year's 2015 North American International Auto Show.
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Caldwell County Republican leaders chose former state Rep. George Robinson on Thursday night to succeed veteran lawmaker Edgar Starnes in the 87th House District. Robinson defeated Starnes' wife Marilyn. Edgar Starnes left the legislature to work for State Treasurer Janet Cowell. 10:36 AM
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Wake County commissioner Jessica Holmes was the keynote speaker for the celebration. During her speech, Holmes spoke about her past coming from a home with an abusive father and how her teachers pushed and supported her. 10:22 AM