No answers in Alzheimer’s patient death

Two years ago, Kathie Rozar sadly decided to place her husband, Larry, in assisted living, unable to handle his Alzheimer’s disease. He’d lost his job as a plumbing wholesaler, and he’d grown combative enough to shove their son. Without deadbolts and hidden keys, Larry would wander off.

Jobless in NC and not even lapping up that lavish $350 yet

Bobby Parker: Legislative leaders are aching to get tougher on those of us who have been so brash as to seek unemployment benefits at a time when we need a little help. Now, they want to make sure that you’re not sitting on your duff lapping up that $350 to lavish on, say, utilities to power your Internet job search, gas to get you to an interview or ... food?

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In Depth

Raleigh couple gets a second chance at love, 46 years later

Gayle Radford and Danny Queen were high school sweethearts who were set to be married in 1969

That wedding was called off, and they went on to marry other people

They were reunited a few years ago, fell in love and finally married each other

This video was taken by a passenger on an Aug. 14 flight from Charlotte to Tampa. It shows a pilot who, while flying as passenger, texted during takeoff, in violation of federal rules. Video courtesy of The Charlotte Observer