The Food and Drug Administration has named a prominent Duke University cardiologist to its No. 2 leadership position, tasked with overseeing drugs, medical devices and tobacco products. 03:44 PM
UNC-Chapel Hill could soon launch a new initiative to stop hazing.
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While many North Carolinians are ecstatic about lower gas prices, Moore County commissioners are looking for answers. Moore County commissioners have sent a letter to state Attorney General Roy Cooper asking for his help in finding out why their county seems to have higher prices than other counties in the state.
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State Unemployment Rate Drops Slightly
The state has released the unemployment rate for December and it is continuing to drop to its lowest rate in six years. 11:44 AM
NC Film Grant Program Open for Applications
North Carolina’s new film grant program is now open to interested productions. 05:12 PM
NCDOT to Hold Public Hearing on Proposed NCDMV Rules Change
The NC Department of Transportation is holding a public hearing Tuesday night to get comments of a proposed rule change to driver license exams. 10:21 AM
NC Senators Push For Offshore Energy Exploration
Sens. Thom Tillis and Richard Burr are proposing a plan to allow the federal government to get energy sources from North Carolina's coast. 11:52 AM
Holocaust Survivors Commemorate Auschwitz Liberation
It has been 70 years since the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland. Many of the survivors were back at the former camp today for an official commemoration. Washington D.C. reporter Geoff Bennett filed this report. 02:44 PM
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Facebook, Instagram Experience Overnight Outage
Facebook has more than a billion users and Instagram has about 300 million. 01:43 PM
Lance Armstrong Gives First TV Interview Since Admitting to Doping
Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong gave his first TV interview since admitting more than two years ago to doping during his seven Tour De France wins. 02:44 PM
Army Denies Report that Bergdahl Will be Charged with Desertion
In an interview with FOX News' "The O’Reilly Factor" on Monday night, retired Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer said sources told him the Army came to a decision to charge Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl with desertion, though the Army released a statement saying the reporting was untrue. 11:48 AM
Area Schools on Delay Due to Winter Weather
Some schools in the viewing area are delaying the start of classes this morning because of snowfall. Granville County, Vance County and Warren County schools are all on a two-hour delay. 07:27 AM