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41 min ago | The Charlotte Observer
Steve Griffith of Matthews, a self-employed sales representative who says his health insurance premium would have doubled had President Barack Obama not allowed a year's extension for individual market policies.
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4 hrs ago | WITN
Duke Energy's CEO says while the company and its shareholders will pay to clean up a coal ash spill in the Dan River, its customers likely will shoulder the costs of closing the rest of the utility's coal ash ponds across North Carolina.
7 hrs ago | The News Tribune
A new report suggests the state and local governments in North Carolina could use drone aircraft for everything from law enforcement and hurricane recovery to tourism promotion and monitoring wildlife.
11 hrs ago | MTV
"Brooklyn, Brooklyn, take me in. Are you aware the shape I'm in? My hands they shake, my head it spins.
Inclement weather across the region has caused a number of trees to fall on North Carolina railroad tracks, causing major delays and cancellations of the Piedmont and Carolinian passenger trains.
T CREWS BUSY, AND DRIVERS ON ALERT AS THEY HEADED OUT THE DOOR THIS MORNING. WYFF NEWS 4'S SEAN MUSERALLO HAS MORE FROM HENDERSON COUNTY, NEAR FLATROCK.
Impassioned wrangling over changing the way the military prosecutes sex assaults pits the 20 women in the Senate against each other in a thorny political battle over an institution where chain of command is sacred.
Never-before-seen hats from Dr. Seuss's Private Collection along with prints & sculpture from the Art of Dr. Seuss Collection will at The Art Shop in Greensboro April 4 - 19. Never-before-seen hats from Dr. Seuss's Private Collection along with prints & sculpture from the Art of Dr. Seuss Collection will at The Art Shop in Greensboro April 4 - 19.
Failing to appear in court here on a charge of obstructing justice got a 2012 candidate for the North Carolina House of Representatives extradited and arrested last month.
State officials say a recent study shows that Georgia's pre-kindergarten program increased school readiness, and children who participated scored higher in language and math evaluations.
Is there any more potent political issue in North Carolina than education? Probably not.
"Everyone says I have really great posture," she says, laughing. That's because Brooke has metal rods in her back to keep her spine straight.
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement Thursday after the Senate advanced a bill to strengthen sexual assault provisions.
Channel 9 has learned that a man who's been pastoring churches in York County for several years is on the North Carolina sex offender registry.
Growing fruits and vegetables on 200 acres of Lenoir County land is sometimes a hard way to make a living.
U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre announced Wednesday that the House of Representatives has passed the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014, H.R. 3370.