| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Don Yelton, a local GOP official in North Carolina, has been forced to resign following an appearance this week on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" in which he made a series of racially charged remarks.
On Wednesday, correspondent Aasif Mandvi traveled...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:26 PM
A six-month saga involving Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux will extend into a new year as another court date was set for the one-time pitching prospect.
Meaux is expected back in Buncombe County District Court in North Carolina on Jan. 23, 2014 at 9:30...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:29 PM
One count each of first-degree rape and first-degree sex offense might permanently derail the career and aspirations of Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux.
The 23-year-old pitcher was recently arrested and charged with the serious offenses in North...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
For the next few months and probably longer, the fate of Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux will remain in limbo.
The 24-year-old current Colorado Rockies minor league pitching prospect was in Buncombe County District Court in Asheville, NC on Friday...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:27 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. — Roy Cooper is in a very lonely place. He's a Democratic state attorney general surrounded by conservative Republicans who control North Carolina state government.
Now those Republicans have put Cooper in an awkward spot. He has...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Add North Carolina, part of the nation's traditional Bible Belt, to states trying to figure out how to deal with same-sex marriage following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that threw out portions of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
| Sep 21, 2011
Born on a mountain farm near Weaverville, N.C., in 1907, Wade Mainer soaked up old songs ringing in the far hills and hollers.
As a professional singer and banjo player, he would introduce that music to audiences throughout the nation and also pass it on...
| Jan 24, 2011
President Barack Obama and speechwriter Cody Keenan, a Chicago native, were praised for the president's address after the Arizona shootings. Next comes Obama's State of the Union speech on Tuesday. Here are 10 things to talk about:
1. Sometimes a long...
| Apr 25, 2010
| 8:42 PM
An Ohio man was arrested Sunday afternoon after he was spotted with a gun in a North Carolina airport parking lot as Obama departed on Air Force One, according to authorities.
Joseph McVey, 23, is charged with going armed in terror of the public, a...