Gay marriage is front and center on this year's first real work day at the North Carolina General Assembly. 01/28/2015 03:04 PM
Carrboro residents and town leaders worry the future of Cat's Cradle could be in jeopardy.
01/28/2015 03:32 PM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said alcohol is the most commonly abused drug among youth in the United States. The same report found 10 percent of eighth graders said they've had a drink in the past month.
01/28/2015 05:16 PM
Transportation Committee Meets to Discuss Moped Regulations
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
Good Samaritans Made Victims of Crime in Cumberland County
A suspect pretending to be in distress took advantage of two people, the Cumberland County sheriff’s office says. 01/28/2015 07:43 PM
29 Years Marked Since Space Shuttle Challenger Explosion
Seven crew members, including U.S. Navy Capt. Michael John Smith of Beaufort, died in the accident. 01/28/2015 02:04 PM
Gov. McCrory Applauds Offshore Drilling Proposal for Carolinas
Gov. McCrory chairs the Outer Continental Shelf Governors Coalition consisting of coastal state governors favoring offshore energy development. The governor said in a statement that responsible development of gas and oil off the coast will create thousands of jobs and generate billions in tax revenue. 01/28/2015 10:26 AM
NC Chamber Discusses State Transportation Crisis
The N.C. Chamber calls 2015 the “year of action,” by improving transportation in the state. 01/28/2015 04:29 PM
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Health Experts Encourage Tea Drinking During Winter
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
NAACP-Led Protests Resume at North Carolina Legislature
North Carolina's NAACP leader has challenged new rules about public assembly in the state Legislative Building as part of protests targeting policies by the GOP-led Legislature. 01/28/2015 01:38 PM
EPA Officials: Dan River Thriving Nearly One Year After Coal Ash Spill
A number of organizations hosted a 'state of our rivers' event on Tuesday, near the site of the spill. The EPA has done quarterly sampling tests on the Dan River's water since the spill and believe the river is thriving. 01/28/2015 09:38 AM
Famed SC Civil Rights Protesters Have Convictions Erased
It has been 54 years since they were arrested for ordering food from a "whites-only" lunch counter. The men were convicted of trespassing and breach of peace and chose to serve hard labor for 30 days rather than allow a civil rights group to post their bail. 01/28/2015 11:24 AM
Senate to Begin Hearings for President Obama's Attorney General Nominee
The first Republican-led confirmation hearing of the Obama administration is about to get underway as the Senate Judiciary Committee considers President Barack Obama's nominee for attorney general. 01/28/2015 07:29 AM