In an ominous warning as fatalities mounted in West Africa from the worst known outbreak of the Ebola virus, the head of the World Health Organization said Friday that the disease was moving faster than efforts to curb it, with potentially catastrophic...
Gov. Pat McCrory on Friday said he would sign the budget that the legislature has tentatively approved, explaining that it met his demands. He also said he will take initial steps to eventually close all the coal ash ponds in the state.
Those who knew Arthur Lee Brown described him as talented, generous and charismatic, a man willing to share the meat from a newly killed hog with everyone in his rural community. They wonder why in the world anyone would want to kill him and his ...