At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities – many of them beaten, starved or left alone to drown while agencies had good reason to know they were in danger, The Associated...
North Carolina's proposed fracking safety standards sailed through a rules review Wednesday despite a recommendation from a staff attorney that several of the rules failed to meet state standards and should be put out for public hearing.
The day after a wire service reported that North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory received a six-figure stock payout from an online mortgage broker that is regulated by the state, the governor's emphatic reaction to the story nearly eclipsed the news itself...
Photos from Miami and Havana in the wake of President Obama's announcement
A collection of images by N&O photojournalists featuring people in the area that capture the...