This is the 14th year for the African American cultural celebration that showcases black heritage. 11:16 AM
Police say the 14-year-old girl was last seen Friday morning at school. They believe she may be with her step father, 43-year-old Harland Melton.
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One person was cited after a six-car accident that blocked traffic on Interstate 95 on Saturday in Johnston County. It happened near the micro exit.
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Residents Say No to Coal Ash in Lee County
The coal ash storage facility is proposed at the former Sanford Brick and Tile Co. Both Chatham and Lee counties have passed resolutions opposing the project, but a new state law could override that decision. 01/31/2015 04:22 PM
Fourth Teen Charged in North Hills Robbery
Police arrested 21-year-old Jontel McNeill late Friday. Nineteen-year-old Chigoze Onyebuchi and 18-year-old Indago Norwood were also charged Friday. Sixteen-year-old Jade Brown was arrested earlier in the week and appeared in court Friday. 01/31/2015 06:06 PM
Triangle Restaurant Week Wraps Up Sunday
It’s been a filling week for foodies in the Triangle area. Sunday marks the end of Triangle Restaurant week, where 88 different restaurants offered three-course meals at a fixed price. 01/31/2015 05:30 PM
Doctor Studies Link Between Reading and Weight Loss
Pediatrician Dr. Sarah Armstrong helped conduct to study to see if reading could help kids lose weight. In 2008, she studied a group of obese girls between 9 and 13 years old. There was a link then but she hopes to replicate the study soon. 01/31/2015 10:15 AM
Gov. McCrory Campaign Has Nearly $1.6M; Cooper About Even
Republican Gov. Pat McCrory and potential Democratic 2016 election rival Roy Cooper were about even with campaign cash entering 2015. Their campaign committees disclosed fundraising totals for the final six months of 2014 on Friday, the deadline for candidates not on last year's ballot. 01/31/2015 08:11 AM
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UNC Students Rally in Support of Building Name Change
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Teen Appears in Court Following Robbery Near School Bus Stop
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