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.
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.
Shoppers in southeast Raleigh no longer have to travel far to stock up on household items. 03:54 PM
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
It is undeniable that Raleigh's population is booming, which is why city leaders are creating a strategic plan that streamlines the needs and desires of the community to keep the City of Oaks on the cutting edge. 07:09 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
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