“Crazy Rich Asians,” which arrives in theaters this week, is the first time I’ve seen a movie on the big screen filled with characters who look like me and talk like me. It’s one victory against tokenism.
J. Cole is behind Dreamville Festival, a daylong event that will be the first major concert event at Raleigh’s Dorothea Dix Park. Cole is a rapper from Fayetteville who has been hugely successful with five straight No. 1 albums, including this year’s “KOD.”
N.C. State football held a Victory Day football camp for members of GiGi’s Playhouse Raleigh, an achievement center for individuals with Down syndrome, at Carter-Finley Stadium on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.
North Carolina ranks fourth in the nation for lightning deaths. We have tips on how to stay safe when caught outside in a storm, and things you should and shouldn’t do inside your home when there’s lightning.
Never let your dog eat mushrooms that grow in the wild. An NC State University Vet School veterinarian and toxicologist tells how to rid your yard of mushrooms, what poisoning symptoms to look for and what actions to take if your dog eats a toadstool.
Anyone who loves – or even just appreciates – science will tell you that there's something beautiful about it. At the same time, those who love – or even just appreciate – art, often admire the technique and scientific precision that can go into creating a masterpiece. This week we had a chance to experience several engaging products that blur the lines between art and science.
On “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party,” guests Terrence Howard, Queen Latifah and Jussie Smollett help Martha teach Snoop to milk a cow. The Season 1 finale (show is renewed) of “Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back” on Fox.
In an unassuming bungalow in Chicago's Garfield Ridge neighborhood, a woman approaches her 90th birthday. She lives simply but fully, appreciative of 49 years of marriage, two children, her faith. And her country.
Participation in youth sports has declined over the past decade for a variety of reasons: an increased interest in video games and other activities, a growing concern about the long term effects of injuries, and the cost can be prohibitive.
Cúrate, a Spanish tapas restaurant in Asheville, North Carolina, has made Food & Wine’s list of the 40 most important restaurants of past 40 years. Executive chef Katie Button was credited for the restaurant’s success.
At least one priest who had served in North Carolina is named in a scorching Pennsylvania grand jury report on Tuesday criticizing the Catholic Church’s handling of reports of sexual abuse in that state for decades.