The Rev. William Barber, the architect of the weekly protests at the N.C. legislature this summer, has been found guilty of second-degree trespass and violating one of the N.C. Legislative Building rules, but had another charge dismissed.
The Wake County school board elected Christine Kushner as its new chairwoman Tuesday, replacing Keith Sutton in a 7-2 vote. Board members who voted for the change declined to offer a specific reason for removing Sutton after a single one-year term.
Gov. Pat McCrory has begun working with a coalition of governors from coastal states to press the Obama administration to allow exploration of offshore energy resources, particularly oil and natural gas.
After safety concerns forced NCDOT, without warning, to close the Bonner Bridge that links Hatteras Island to the mainland, political leaders blamed the Southern Environmental Law Center.
A gun was found on a student Riverside High School Wednesday. The campus is secure, the student was arrested and no students were harmed.
As gunfire boomed over and over in the background, a janitor begged a 911 dispatcher to send help, saying, "There's still shooting going on! Please!" A woman breathlessly reported seeing a gunman run down a hall. And a teacher said she was holed up...
Is something besides good police work behind the obscenely high arrest numbers for blacks in Durham?
Cards that provide a discount on prescription medications for the needy in Oklahoma will be offered through a partnership with the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.
The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory for Chatham, Durham, Johnston, Orange, Wake counties. This remains in effect until 9:00AM.
A plan to close two lanes on the I-440 Beltline, originally scheduled to start Thursday, has been postponed while NCDOT engineers consider changes that might smooth the expected traffic backups.