The investigation continues after Durham police found the body of 17-year-old Tierra Hall, a student at Jordan High School, over the weekend. They found her body behind a house on Trotter Ridge Road just before 5 p.m. Saturday. Few details have been released but police say they are treating it as a homicide. 05:34 PM
A proposed law in the North Carolina legislature is picking up national attention after being called out by Apple CEO Tim Cook for potentially fueling discrimination against LGBT community members.
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Last week, about 100,000 Wake County traditional calendar students were supposed to give up the first three days of their spring break to make up snow days. But school leaders say, as expected, some were unwilling or unable to break their spring break plans.
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NC NAACP Rally to Support Confirmation of Lynch for US Attorney General
The state NAACP staged rallies in Wilmington, Raleigh and Charlotte in support of confirmation of Loretta Lynch as the next US attorney general. 08:29 PM
Lawmakers Approve Measure to Lower NC's Gas Tax
The state House and Senate reached a compromised plan on how to reduce the tax rate, while at the same time stabilizing the revenue coming into North Carolina. 08:09 PM
Duke Students Celebrate Final Four Appearance
Duke University once again secured its spot in the Final Four. Students couldn't be more proud after the Men's Basketball team overpowered Gonzaga University. 11:14 AM
Local Raleigh Charity Raising Money for Scaffolding Collapse Victims' Families
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Raleigh is working with other charities to collect donations for the families of the three workers who were killed and one who was injured in the scaffolding collapse in Raleigh last week. 02:54 PM
Police Search for Suspect in Armed Robbery of Sweepstakes Cafe
Authorities say shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday a man robbed the Big Win Sweepstakes in the 4000 block of Wake Forest Road. 10:34 AM
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Duke Energy Executive Compensation Cut Over Coal Ash Spill
An annual statement released ahead of the company's May shareholder meeting says CEO Lynn Good's $8.3 million compensation in 2014 was cut by close to $600,000. The top financial officer and three other executives saw similar reductions in compensation tied to annual performance. 08:18 AM
NAACP Protests NC Senators Over Opposition to Lynch Appointment
Demonstrations will be held Monday at the offices of Sens. Richard Burr and Thom Tillis to push for the confirmation of Loretta Lynch as the next U.S. attorney general. The Greensboro native was nominated months ago but the Senate continues to delay her confirmation. 07:21 AM
Locally Born Pepsi Now Second Most Popular Soft Drink
Pepsi, now a worldwide brand, got its start in New Bern. Now, it just bumped up to the second most popular soft drink in the U.S., beating Diet Coke, according to the Beverage Digest's Annual Industry report. It now trails only Coca-Cola. 07:44 AM
Raleigh Organization Takes Drone Racing to New Heights
A local division of the Go Drone-X Association held their final race of the season on Sunday. F1 FPV uses cameras and drones to race each other through different courses. 09:03 AM
More Than 100 Roosters Saved From Cockfighting in Need of Homes
Animal rescuers are asking for the public's help finding homes for more than 100 roosters. In all, 117 roosters, along with 11 dogs and a duck, were saved during a cockfighting ring bust in Marlboro County, S.C., on Saturday night. 07:40 AM