| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Charles Sumner "Chuck" Stone Jr., a pioneering black journalist and an influential journalism professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, died Sunday at 89.
Stone was remembered by his colleagues as a gifted teacher who shared...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:20 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. Two federal agencies are investigating whether the managers of North Carolina State University's massive Hofmann Forest violated the Clean Water Act by illegally draining wetlands.
An NCSU foundation is in the midst of selling the 79,000-...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 11:49 AM
The Pennsylvania woman accused of luring a man to his death through the classified ad website Craigslist claims two other men responded to her online post but failed to show up to their planned meetings, according to a jailhouse interview published...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Folks over at Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach are having a metallic Monday. A pair of shows announced today both feature two legendarily loud acts. Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden will blast Aug. 5 while Kiss and Def Leppard will strut...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:08 AM
March 10, 2014 - Burbank, CA - Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated bands Goo Goo Dolls and Daughtry will hit the road in June for an extensive summer amphitheatre and arena tour. Also on the bill, performing an acoustic set, are...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:46 AM
History says that two ACC teams likely will land in Raleigh for the NCAA basketball tournament’s opening weekend. But as selection committee chairman Ron Wellman indirectly reminded this week, new bracketing principles could bring that number to...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 5:07 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — North Carolina's environmental regulatory agency is under federal criminal investigation for its handling of a massive toxic coal ash spill into the Dan River near the Virginia border.
The U.S. attorney's office in Raleigh issued...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:32 AM
DURHAM, N.C. -- With temperatures hovering around freezing and more snow on the way, North Carolina struggled to recover Thursday morning from a snow-and-ice storm that left highways clogged and roadsides littered with abandoned cars.
Gov. Pat McCrory...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 3:46 PM
States and many U.S. territories have tourism offices to help visitors. When requesting travel literature, be as specific as possible.
Alabama: Alabama Tourism Department, 401 Adams Ave., Suite 126, P.O. Box 4927, Montgomery, AL 36103; (800) 252-2262 or...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:35 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — A crippling winter storm had much of the Deep South caked in a dangerous armor of ice and snow Wednesday evening, leaving motorists trapped in snowy traffic gridlock, forcing thousands of flight cancellations and cutting power to...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:14 AM
It's starting to look like a huge summer for Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach. In addition to previously unveiled shows by Elton John, Jimmy Buffett and Dave Matthews, promoters announced Monday that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:56 AM
The NCAA has staged early-round men’s basketball tournament games in North Carolina eight times in the last decade. In six of those eight seasons, two ACC teams were bracketed to that venue.
With the tournament returning to the state this March...