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3 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
Chapel Hill announced a new sexual misconduct policy Thursday, more than a year after five women filed federal complaints against the university for its handling and reporting of sexual assaults.
6 hrs ago | Medical News
Sudden unexpected death results from a malfunction of the heart and causes a rapid loss of blood flow through the body, leading to death.
10 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A scene from the CBS drama "Under The Dome," which is filmed in North Carolina. Pictured from left, actors Grace Victoria Cox and Rachelle Lefevre .
15 hrs ago | The Washington Post
About the only thing that's certain about North Carolina's crucial Senate race is that it's close.
The new Smart GasWatch Scale makes sure that backyard entertaining never runs short of propane, a true "peace of mind" innovation that will keep the BBQ grill fired up in the summer and outdoor patio heater warming in the winter.
On Thursday, October 16, 2014 the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame's 2014 Induction Ceremony will be held at the historic Gem Theatre in Kannapolis, NC at 7:15pm.
President Barack Obama greets North Carolina Democratic Senator Kay Hagan upon arrival at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte Aug. 26. Dante Chinni writes Politics Counts as a regular Capital Journal feature.
Detective Lt. Tim Johnson and Detective Dan Renn arrested Erik Paul Collins, 42, of 110 Bancroft Lane, Statesville, on Wednesday on one count each of indecent liberties with a child and disseminating obscenity to minors under the age of 13 years.
Hurricane Cristobal is expected to move rapidly toward the north Atlantic, staying away from Bermuda and passing south of Nova Scotia.
Authorities said Eric Delano Smith was arrested on Aug. 20 and charged with five counts of insurance fraud, four counts of obtaining property by false pretense and one count of attempting to obtain property by false pretense.
North Carolina coach Larry Fedora said Wednesday the team has suspended four players for this weekend's season opener, a day after a report of an alleged hazing altercation that left a redshirt freshman walk-on receiver with a possible concussion.
Thousands of fishing traps are lost or abandoned each year in U.S. waters and become what are known as derelict traps, which continue to catch fish, crabs, and other species such as turtles.
Anti-abortion leaders are planning a rally outside Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan's office in Charlotte to highlight her position on proposed abortion legislation.
Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., addresses the general session at The American Legion 96th National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., on Aug. 26. On Aug. 26, Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., welcomed Legionnaires to the Legion's 96th Annual National Convention.
The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is open normal operating hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., throughout the Labor Day weekend.
A North Carolina judge has dismissed all charges and overturned the sentence of a man who spent 22 years in prison after his conviction on child sex abuse case.
Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 06:59 pm
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