Cary Towne Center’s request to allow three-story buildings at the mall prompted a mixture of responses from Cary residents on Thursday in what was seen as the first step in a long process toward welcoming TopGolf, a Texas-based company that builds elaborate driving range/restaurant complexes.
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There weren’t as many tears inside the North Carolina locker room this time, and the sadness, the hurt, were more muted than when UNC ended its season a year ago. There was, mostly, a sense the Tar Heels had been here before – close but far.
Dean Smith left each of the varsity letterman he coached at North Carolina $200 for a “dinner out,” according to a letter one of his attorneys sent to his former players that was posted to Twitter on Thursday.
NC Attorney General Roy Cooper is stepping up his unannounced campaign for governor, with a series of Facebook ads hitting Gov. Pat McCrory on education and other issues, and tying him to the General Assembly.
Wildlife gardeners who want to see the elusive Le Conte’s sparrow should head outdoors in mid- to late April. That’s when the small yellow-breasted, brown-streaked bird is most likely to be spotted as it migrates north to Quebec for the summer.
A bill filed late Thursday by three Republican NC senators would put the 308-acre Dorothea Dix property up for bid – likely revoking a deal reached between Raleigh leaders and Gov. Pat McCrory to create a park.
Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers, including having been excused by a doctor from work the day he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain, prosecutors say.
House and Senate leaders announced a deal Thursday that will gradually cut a few pennies off the state gas and diesel fuel tax over the next two years – starting next week – and cancel a much more substantial cut that would have cost the state Department of Transportation hundreds of jobs and more than $400 million in revenues.
North Carolina junior guard Marcus Paige spoke Thursday night after his team’s season-ending loss against Wisconsin as if he expects everyone with remaining eligibility to return next season – including himself.
After a jury announces a verdict that a prestigious venture capital firm did not discriminate or retaliate against a female employee, the judge orders the jurors to resume deliberations because of a discrepancy in jury count.
Just in time for spring planting, hundreds of marijuana lovers in Washington, D.C., mark passage of the city’s new pot legalization law by getting free seeds at a neighborhood eatery only 10 minutes from the White House.