After falling to a six-year low in June, the Triangle's unemployment rate rose last month. The region's jobless climbed three-tenths of a percentage point to 5.3 percent in July, according to data released Wednesday by the NC Department of Commerce...
An experienced pilot on a standard maintenance mission was missing Wednesday after the flier's fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials...
U.S. Marshals arrested Shawn Leroy Butler, 16, of Durham on Mine Valley Road in Raleigh on Wednesday. Authorities suspect he fired a gun into an occupied building on the 600 block of Lee Street off North Alston Avenue on the night of Aug. 9.
The man accused of killing a home-care nurse in the parking lot of an apartment complex in Cary on Friday night told a detective where to find a gun and that the incident started as a purse-snatching, according to a search warrant made public Wednesday...