Fears rose Thursday for the fate of 289 passengers still missing more than 24 hours after their ferry flipped onto its side and filled with water off the southern coast of South Korea.
Gov. Pat McCrory said Wednesday he will ask legislators for statutory authority over coal ash disposal when North Carolina's General Assembly convenes next month.
The grant announced Wednesday is the latest in a series of central roles in new research consortiums for the North Carolina State University.
Too often, if they’re not athletes or rappers or pop stars, the only time young men get noticed is when one shoots up or slashes up a school or commits some other crime against society.