| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:20 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina state lawmakers remain unable to bridge disagreements on how to force Duke Energy to clean up its 33 coal ash sites as time runs out on the legislative session.
The dispute leaves open the possibility that one of the year's...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:50 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper believes that Monday's federal appeals court decision on Virginia's gay marriage ban eventually will allow gay marriage in his state and Cooper has no plans to intervene.
A three-judge panel on the...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:06 PM
A 98-year-old North Carolina woman was left alone inside a truck for nearly five hours while her son patronized Maryland Live casino in Hanover on Monday, Anne Arundel County Police said.
Dwight Ridgeway McGinnis Jr., 67, of the 6100 block of Tipping...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Old Dominion assistant football coach Ulrick Edmonds stepped down to take a position at North Carolina State, and the Monarchs moved quickly to replace him with former Connecticut assistant Darrell Perkins.
Edmonds, hired at ODU last December after a...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Sometimes finding a skeleton in a closet can be a good thing – if you’re a paleontologist. Meet Pelagornis sandersi, a giant bird with a wingspan 21 feet across – so wide that it could have been the size of a (very) small plane.
| Jun 30, 2014
| 11:27 AM
The latest wave of major conference realignment lands ashore this week, bringing with it geographical contradictions, upended traditions and financial gains.
Welcome to the Atlantic coast, Louisville.
Time to get to know the Great Lakes, Maryland...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:27 AM
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:17 AM
The Inland Empire east of Los Angeles is projected to be one of the fastest-growing large metropolitan area economies in the country over the next six years, according to a forecast released Friday at the United States Conference of Mayors.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Ever since Central Floridian Davis Gaines announced during his cabaret series at The Abbey that he would be playing Javert in Orlando Shakespeare Theater's "Les Miserables," I've been wondering who would play Jean Valjean.
The Shakes announced this...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Former North Carolina basketball star Rashad McCants went on ESPN's "Outside the Lines" on Thursday and revealed why it was easy for him to help the Tar Heels win the national championship in 2005: He never went to class. He also said he made the dean&...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:51 PM
In the aftermath of Seth Allen’s departure from Maryland, Mark Turgeon said that he accepted the responsibility for what had become a mass exodus from College Park since the end of the season.
Turgeon also said that he was going to change the...