| Dec 24, 2009
| 1:46 PM
Bernie Madoff was treated for serious injuries after he fell out of his North Carolina prison bed, according to a local television station in Raleigh, N.C.
The fallen financer was reportedly treated at Duke Hospital in Durham last Friday and discharged...
| Sep 21, 2009
| 12:58 PM
Two men are accused of swindling $80 million from investors in a Ponzi scheme that centered around an automated teller machine business, federal officials said Monday.
According to the U.S. Manhattan Attorney's Office and the FBI, 55-year-old Vance...
| Oct 8, 2009
| 7:05 PM
A new list is causing a lot of buzz. It's a list of the smartest cities in America.
The folks at the Daily Beast came up with this one.
They crunched the data on the brainpower of America's 55 largest cities Raleigh- Durham, in North Carolina came out...
| Oct 10, 2009
| 9:37 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles came in dead average among 55 large metropolises ranked for smarts by the Daily Beast, a New York-based website founded by former Vanity Fair editor Tina Brown.
Among the site's "America's Smartest Cities," L.A. came in 27th,...
| Oct 14, 2009
Luz Maria Diaz knew what happened to illegal immigrants at the Wake County jail. But her teenage daughters didn't.
So when the girls were arrested after fighting on their high school campus in September, they freely admitted that they were born in...
| Nov 11, 2009
| 10:56 AM
GOLDSBORO, N.C. -- A middle school in North Carolina is selling test scores to students in a bid to raise money.
The News & Observer of Raleigh reported Wednesday that a parent advisory council at Rosewood Middle School in Goldsboro come up with the...
| Jan 23, 2005
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. If requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Bureau of Tourism & Travel, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36104; (800) 252-...