John “Cotton” Reynolds of Kentucky amassed what many considered among the finest Civil War collections not already in a museum.
Streets around downtown and Hillsborough Street could see fewer road races under controversial new restrictions that drew support from Raleigh City Council members Tuesday.
Wake County’s newest student assignment plan is focused on sending students to schools near where they live, reducing how often children are moved and keeping schools full – but not on promoting diverse enrollments.
Five Iraqi doctors are in Chapel Hill this week to see what they can learn about teaching medicine to help bring their country’s medical schools up to international standards.
A judge sentenced a Durham man to 15 to 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to defrauding more than $1 million from retirees and former educators, ABC11 Eyewitness News reported.
In a savage response to US strikes on its fighters in northern Iraq, the Islamic State posted a video Wednesday showing the beheading of American photojournalist James Foley, and it threatened to execute a second US captive if President Barack Obama...
How many times, my lunch companion asked, did I reckon I've been stopped by cops while driving? At least 100, I said, without bothering to note that was a conservative estimate. Nor did I tell him it wasn’t always about my driving. "You match...
A unit of Hain Celestial Group Inc. is recalling some peanut and almond butter because of possible salmonella contamination.
Officer Chris Corbett of the Wilson's Mills Police Department was patrolling Main Street as heavy rains caused flooding up to five feet deep in parts of Johnston County when he saw a vehicle drive into the water and begin to submerge.
TrueCar and other services promise to save buyers a few thousand dollars off the sticker price. I'd like to hear from readers who have bought cars with the help of TrueCar or another service. What was the experience like for you? Did you get a good...