| 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...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:23 PM
A 20-year-old North Carolina man died and 20 others were hospitalized after a rash of apparent drug overdoses at an electronic music concert in Maryland on Friday night, police said.
Tyler Fox Viscardi, of Raleigh was rushed from the Mad Decent Block...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 4:04 PM
A North Carolina man died and 20 people were hospitalized due to apparent drug overdoses during a pop and dance music festival in Maryland, authorities said on Saturday.
Tyler Fox Viscardi, 20, of Raleigh, North Carolina, died after being taken to the...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 9:21 PM
A second person has died of a suspected drug overdose following a Maryland pop and dance music festival that left another dead and more than a dozen hospitalized with drug-related illnesses, police said on Sunday.
The person, a 17-year-old from...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:49 AM
Asheville, N.C.-based Tupelo Honey Cafe plans to open its second Virginia restaurant in the new 4525 Main St. tower in Virginia Beach Town Center, Divaris Real Estate announced.
The cafe, known for its made-from-scratch Southern cuisine and artsy decor,...
| 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...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Cable companies Comcast Corp. and Charter Communications have agreed to a complex $19.5-billion deal to divvy up subscribers — including parts of Los Angeles, Riverside and Ventura counties.
Comcast is already attempting to take over Time Warner...
| 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 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 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 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&...
| May 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Orlando Sentinel College Insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No....