NCDOT officials say it could be weeks before Bonner Bridge is repaired and traffic is restored on the Outer Banks highway, N.C. 12, which links Hatteras and Ocracoke islands to the mainland. Residents adjust their lives to the emergency ferry schedule...
This weekend's winter storm that is sweeping across the nation may include some freezing rain Sunday morning north and west of the Triangle if temperatures drop slightly below their forecast low of 34 degrees.
A long-awaited study by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows a link between tainted tap water at a U.S. Marine Corps base in North Carolina and increased risk of serious birth defects and childhood cancers.
The mood was more festive than funereal. Outside Nelson Mandela’s former home in Soweto on Friday, crowds sang, chanted and danced. People carried posters emblazoned with his famous quotations. Children ran through the streets, holding up pictures...