Most monuments to Confederate heroes should be removed and destroyed because they celebrate people who fought against the United States, and keeping them up is divisive, a Baptist seminary leader and history professor says.
Before Raleigh-Durham International Airport can complete a planned new runway to handle large planes, it will need to buy several pieces of property along Lumley Road, including parts of a former Superfund site.
Five states and the District of Columbia offer paid parental leave and Congressional legislation appears to have gained traction, but the measure still has critics. In the Triangle, more larger companies are adding the benefit.
Patients selecting a quality surgeon have largely depended on word-of-mouth or recommendations from their family doctor. Seattle-based start-up Mpirica issues surgeon performance scores, based on Medicare claims data. Several Triangle surgeons said Mpirica’s rankings line up with professional reputations known to nurses, doctors and others in the medical field.
A federal grand jury returned indictments against four men and one woman who are accused by the U.S. Attorney’s Office of being members of a violent street gang that carried out many of its activities, including murder, near downtown Raleigh.
The intersection of Glenwood Avenue and St. Mary’s Street was reopened Friday morning after repairs were made to a utility pole that was knocked down in an earlier, single-vehicle wreck, Raleigh police report.
The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority did not violate the state open meetings law in the decision to put hundreds of acres of airport property up for lease because the authority did not make the decision, its attorney said Thursday.
Graduates and friends of the former Berry O'Kelly Training School, one of the first African-American high schools in NC, get together every year for Historic Method Day at Method Community Park in Raleigh. The area, which was designated a historic site, will be largely unscathed from the widening of the Beltline.
Method Day means coming together for a 'big family reunion'
Downed tree limb knocks out power to hundreds in Raleigh
'I'm with the band': 23 seconds of cuteness at the Kirby Derby
Watch the eclipse pass through Raleigh in 30 seconds