| Jul 29, 2013
| 3:27 AM
CHARLEVOIX — George O’Connor and Kelsey Duerksen each turned in overall winning 5K times in the annual Jeff Drenth Memorial footrace in Charlevoix on Saturday.
O’Conner, 19, a sophomore runner for Oakland University and originally from...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:35 PM
DURHAM, N.C. -- To cries of "Shame! Shame! Shame!" from outraged women, the state Senate in North Carolina on Wednesday passed a bill that would impose new licensing requirements and other restrictions on abortion clinics.
Hundreds of protesters, most...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Have you ever been to a sports bar where NONE of the televisions are working and everyone is watching the game on their iPhone or iPad? Yeah, neither had I until tonight.
Let's start from the beginning. Tonight was a relatively 'easy' night for us...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 12:57 PM
Scotty McCreery's decision to enroll at North Carolina State University last fall might not have created as big of a buzz in the media as James Franco's and Emma Watson's pursuit of a college education, but that doesn't mean the 2011 “American Idol&...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Four southern U.S. cities ranked as the best value destinations for savvy travelers looking to get the most for their money during a vacation, according to a report released on Tuesday.
Orlando, Florida, which scored points for low prices, topped the...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Before we dive into the first episode of the Amazing Race, let’s meet the teams
Twins- Idries and Jamil
They are black identical OBGYN who work in Chicago.
Newlyweds- Max and Katie
They got married 3 weeks before the race began!
| Feb 22, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Theodore Richard Byrd, 88, passed away Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Cary, N.C. He moved to North Carolina from Shepherdstown, W.Va., in 2003.
He was born April 16, 1924, in Porterstown, Md., the son of the late Clarence and Annie Drenner Byrd.
| Feb 9, 2013
| 1:32 PM
BLACKSBURG — Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory said there will be plenty of time to break down film and see exactly why a rout of Virginia Tech turned surprisingly competitive late in the game.
The Yellow Jackets let a 25-point lead dwindle to...
| Feb 17, 2013
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...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 6:54 PM
MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — Accidental shootings at gun shows in North Carolina, Indiana and Ohio left five people injured Saturday.
At the Dixie Gun and Knife Show in Raleigh, a 12-gauge shotgun discharged as its owner unzipped its case for a law...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Time marches on as Rush announces nine new North American concert dates added to their Clockwork Angels tour. The new run of shows begins April 23 in Austin, TX and wind down May 11 in Atlantic City, NJ. Additional stops are scheduled in Ft. Lauderdale,...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:52 AM
It was a busy morning for concert announcements. The nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Portsmouth unveiled details of shows by Phoenix (Aug. 30) and Hank Williams Jr. (Aug. 31.) Also, the Icelandic band Sigur Ros will play Norfolk on Sept. 24.
The Sigur Ros...