Databases

Databases

NC population estimates

Look up recently released 2015 population estimates for North Carolina counties, and 2014 estimates for cities and towns from the US Census Bureau. New estimates for cities and towns will be released later this year.

Databases

Database: A look at high school championship teams

The News & Observer examined the correlation between high school sports championships and the percentage of students who receive free and reduced lunches and found schools with low rates won more titles in sports such as golf, tennis, swimming and volleyball.

Databases

Wake crime map

The News & Observer receives incident reports from Raleigh and Cary police containing information from every report filed by an officer in response to a service call.

Databases

Database: NC personal services contracts

For fiscal year 2013, $28.7 million was paid to about 460 contractors for work performed on a temporary or occasional basis for the state. Most personal services contracts are exempt from state procurement rules governing the purchase of goods and services.

Videos

Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention

Republican nominee for President, Donald Trump, and his running mate, Mike Pence, spoke to veterans about the need for VA reform at the 117th Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention in Charlotte on July 26, 2016.
Justine Miller jmiller@mcclatchy.com
Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention 2:44

Trump and Pence address thousands of veterans at the VFW Convention

Fayette Place neighbor: 'It’s just a vacant hole' 1:43

Fayette Place neighbor: 'It’s just a vacant hole'

Durham County Sheriff's deputies on the importance of rabies vaccinations 2:03

Durham County Sheriff's deputies on the importance of rabies vaccinations

Cuba 1959: Miami photographer finds 'lost' photos of the 1959 Cuban revolution 2:46

Cuba 1959: Miami photographer finds 'lost' photos of the 1959 Cuban revolution