The study found that only five out of 98 attempts by teens to buy e-cigarettes online were blocked by vendors' attempts to verify the customer's age.
The Chamber compiled a map to show each county's potential revenue shortfall if the current gas tax is not revised. The group said that the gas tax would negatively impact jobs, businesses, and transportation safety by putting too much pressure on the state's already strained transportation system.
Millions of students across the country took part in the 18th annual 'Read Across America Day' to promote the importance of reading and celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss. 03:16 PM
On Monday, the Rev. William Barber said that McCrory and legislative leaders keep "stonewalling'' on Medicaid expansion. 04:58 PM
Two North Carolina schools ranked highly in a new USA Today study for offering great deals to in-state students. 12:49 PM
Students in the Triangle have enjoyed the relaxation of several snow days over the last two weeks, but the snow is melting, the break is over and the snow days will have to be made up. 02:47 PM
Big changes in our temperatures are expected from day to day this week. A chilly rain is likely on Tuesday, but Wednesday will feel more like a spring day. Colder temperatures will return for the end of the week. 09:21 AM
In this series, "Through My Eyes," Time Warner Cable News reporters speak with African-American youth and adults about the issues black males face and how they feel in today's America. How has the country progressed since the Civil Rights marches of the 1960s and how do African-American men feel they are perceived in today's world? Watch it the full special now!
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South Carolina Clarendon County sheriff's office is looking for the person responsible for killing almost 300,000 chickens over the last two weeks. 11:53 AM
The trial for a Durham man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 4-year-old son is set to continue Monday after court was postponed two days last week due to weather and a juror conflict. Prosecutors say, in 2010, Joseph Mitchell suffocated his son, Blake, and tried to suffocate his other two children. 06:52 AM
Jessica Cox, of Mitchell County, has set a world record for becoming the first person without arms to earn a pilot's certificate. 12:21 PM
Police are investigating a series of shootings in Tarboro that left four people dead, including the suspect. Ian Sherrod was killed by police after refusing to drop his weapon when he was approached by officers. 07:15 AM
The disparity between economic boom in Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham compared to the rest of the state are likely to shape debate over an economic incentives package filed in the House and sought by GOP Gov. Pat McCrory. 07:15 AM