Jaylen Samuels does it all for NC State

Jaylen Samuels, a 5-11, 225-pound junior from Charlotte took snaps at six different spots in 2015 and turned in one of the most productive seasons in N.C. State history. Samuels, an All-ACC pick at tight end in 2015, took snaps at tight end, H-back, slot receiver, outside receiver, halfback and even a few at quarterback.

Obama vows support for Louisiana after the 'cameras leave'

Standing amid piles of waterlogged debris, President Barack Obama on Tuesday promised a sustained national effort to rebuild flood-ravaged southern Louisiana "even after the TV cameras leave" on a visit aimed in part at stemming campaign-season criticism that he's been slow to respond to the disaster.

Falwell: Trump the Churchillian leader we need

Jerry Falwell Jr.: Republicans such as Sen. Susan Collins need to stop whining about Donald Trump’s temperament and start focusing on Hillary Clinton’s corruption. As far as I am concerned, the credibility of anyone who ignores Clinton’s temperament while attacking Trump’s is suspect anyhow. It is naive or deceptive for conservatives to claim that a write-in vote or a third-party vote will not benefit Clinton.

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Kids get free haircuts before heading back to school

“Kuts For Kids” Back 2 School Program at Paul's Barbershop offered free hair cuts to kids in Raleigh, N.C
Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
Kids get free haircuts before heading back to school 1:05

Kids get free haircuts before heading back to school

German submarines prowled the waters off the coast of North Carolina during WWI and WWII 3:29

German submarines prowled the waters off the coast of North Carolina during WWI and WWII

Vigil held to remember deaf man killed by North Carolina state trooper 0:56

Vigil held to remember deaf man killed by North Carolina state trooper

Look-alikes and an unexpected award for Wolfpack football players 1:44

Look-alikes and an unexpected award for Wolfpack football players