Suzie Koonce, community partnership manager at Lenovo, talks about how volunteers were at East Millbrook Middle School and two other Raleigh schools on Monday promoting science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) learning. It's part of Lenovo's Global Week of Service.
Ed Summers, senior manager of accessibility and applied assistive technology at SAS, discusses a new technology at SAS that allows the blind and visually impaired to understand graphs and charts using text descriptions, tables and sound.
Republicans promised America during the 2016 election that they would repeal and replace Obamacare. Trump, during his joint address to Congress, laid out a series of proposals to do just that, including giving tax credits as incentives and allowing insurance plans to be sold over state lines.
VIDEO: UNC Rex Health Care is opening a $235 million heart hospital in Raleigh, the North Carolina Heart & Vascular Hospital. The eight-story, 306,000 square foot facility has 114 patient rooms where 50 heart and vascular specialists will do heart bypasses, vascular surgeries and stent insertions.
VIDEO: Woofinwaggle, a fitness center and dog spa in North Raleigh, where people squat, lunge and lift weights while their pooches of all sizes and breeds stretch and balance on Bosu balls alongside them.
About half of Americans still have healthcare through their employer. The Affordable Care Act impacted employer-based healthcare plans, changing rules on lifetime limits and pre-existing conditions, birth control and much more. If the Trump administration decides to replace or repeal ACA, these benefits could disappear.
The first face transplant performed at Mayo Clinic is providing a man from Wyoming a second chance at a normal life after he was disfigured by a gunshot in a suicide attempt a decade ago. He now has the face of another man who took his own life.
VIDEO: Google Fiber celebrated its grand opening of the Raleigh Fiber Space Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 in the 518 West Jones building in Glenwood South. The Fiber Space is a communal space where the public can try out free gigabit speed internet. Google Fiber is accepting sign-ups for residents and businesses in the North Hills and midtown area of Raleigh with more service arriving in Raleigh in the coming years.
Construction nears completion on a Residence Inn by Marriott hotel Thursday, January 19, 2016 in downtown Raleigh. More than 1,000 hotel rooms are slated to open in Wake County in 2017, the most hotel rooms county wide in a single year since 1999.
American women have come far since the first women's rights convention in 1848. The first female conductor, speaker of the house, astronaut to walk in space, chess grandmaster and others explain what it was like to break the glass ceiling in their field, and what is next for America's women.
"The IKEA Home Tour Squad is a team of hand-selected IKEA experts from across the country. They specialize in everything from home design to organization to sustainability at home. Each Squad member comes from a different background and contributes their unique expertise to help homeowners on the tour."