Lumberton police mourn officer killed while investigating crash on I-95

LUMBERTON POLICE MOURN OFFICER KILLED WHILE INVESTIGATING CRASH ON I-95

A Lumberton police officer died after being struck by a vehicle while investigating a multi-vehicle crash on I-95 on Saturday morning.

Murphy dominates Pamlico to win 1A football title

MURPHY DOMINATES PAMLICO TO WIN 1A FOOTBALL TITLE

Murphy took down Pamlico County in the 1A state championship game on Saturday night by a score of 60-27.

 
 
 
2 injured in Durham shooting

2 INJURED IN DURHAM SHOOTING

Two people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot in Durham.

Ruthie, NC Zoo's longtime chimpanzee, dies

RUTHIE, NC ZOO'S LONGTIME CHIMPANZEE, DIES

Ruthie, part of the North Carolina Zoo's original chimpanzee troop, has died at the age of 47, according to a news release. After experiencing...

 
 
 
Sanford man fatally shot, another stabbed

SANFORD MAN FATALLY SHOT, ANOTHER STABBED

A man was fatally shot and another stabbed early Saturday, Sanford police said.

Apex, Raleigh men charged with sex offense against same teenager

APEX, RALEIGH MEN CHARGED WITH SEX OFFENSE AGAINST SAME TEENAGER

Two men are facing charges after authorities said they committed sexual offenses against the same teenager.

 
 
 
Tunnel could be solution to move Durham-Orange light rail project forward

TUNNEL COULD BE SOLUTION TO MOVE DURHAM-ORANGE LIGHT RAIL PROJECT FORWARD

Another hurdle has been cleared for the Durham-Orange light rail system as a controversial proposal to close a busy intersection is...

'The whole house shook:' Residents say blasting at Durham construction site is damaging homes

'THE WHOLE HOUSE SHOOK:' RESIDENTS SAY BLASTING AT DURHAM CONSTRUCTION SITE IS DAMAGING HOMES

Several cracks in the foundation of the Gallman home weren't there when they moved in earlier this year. The family said blasting at...

 
 
 
Interim status removed for new Elizabeth City State chancellor

INTERIM STATUS REMOVED FOR NEW ELIZABETH CITY STATE CHANCELLOR

The UNC Board of Governors on Friday named Karrie Gibson Dixon as chancellor of Elizabeth City State University.

Pediatric researcher named CEO of UNC Health

PEDIATRIC RESEARCHER NAMED CEO OF UNC HEALTH

The UNC Board of Governors on Friday named Dr. A. Wesley Burks as chief executive of UNC Health Care, dean of the UNC School of Medicine...

 
 
 
Durham sheriff's office releases 11 without immigration hold

DURHAM SHERIFF'S OFFICE RELEASES 11 WITHOUT IMMIGRATION HOLD

Eleven people have been released from the Durham County jail in keeping with a new policy of no longer holding people for federal immigration...

Report: Harris says he hired Bladen absentee ballot guru

REPORT: HARRIS SAYS HE HIRED BLADEN ABSENTEE BALLOT GURU

Republican Mark Harris confirmed to a Charlotte television station Friday that it was his decision to hire the Bladen County operative...

 
 
 
Alamance jailbreak bomb plot foiled by mis-mailed letter

ALAMANCE JAILBREAK BOMB PLOT FOILED BY MIS-MAILED LETTER

A plan to bomb the Alamance County jail was thwarted after a letter detailing the plot was mailed to the wrong person, authorities...

Former Hoke deputy, county employee face fraud charges in OT scheme

FORMER HOKE DEPUTY, COUNTY EMPLOYEE FACE FRAUD CHARGES IN OT SCHEME

A former Hoke County deputy and the county's former human resources director have been charged with fraud in connection with a scheme...

 
 
 
For Christian Griggs' parents, wrongful-death verdict is progress, not justice

FOR CHRISTIAN GRIGGS' PARENTS, WRONGFUL-DEATH VERDICT IS PROGRESS, NOT JUSTICE

Dolly and Tony Griggs discuss the verdict in their wrongful death lawsuit against the Harnett County minister who killed their son...

UNC system board rejects plan for 'Silent Sam' center on campus

UNC SYSTEM BOARD REJECTS PLAN FOR 'SILENT SAM' CENTER ON CAMPUS

The UNC Board of Governors on Friday rejected a plan to build a center to house the controversial "Silent Sam" Confederate monument...

 
 
 
NC State's Keatts gets 6-year extension, $400K raise

NC STATE'S KEATTS GETS 6-YEAR EXTENSION, $400K RAISE

North Carolina State University on Friday approved a six-year contract extension for second-year men's basketball coach Kevin Keatts.

Heavy rains could create flash flood hazard, soak fans for Friday football games

HEAVY RAINS COULD CREATE FLASH FLOOD HAZARD, SOAK FANS FOR FRIDAY FOOTBALL GAMES

As snow from the weekend continues to melt, heavy rain will fall across the state on Friday and Saturday, further saturating the ground.

 
 
 
Woman critically injured as stolen car strikes tree, overturns in Durham

WOMAN CRITICALLY INJURED AS STOLEN CAR STRIKES TREE, OVERTURNS IN DURHAM

A woman was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after speeding through a Durham intersection with a stolen car, which hit a...

After Apple's decision the big question for NC: ‘Why can't we land the big one?'

AFTER APPLE'S DECISION THE BIG QUESTION FOR NC: ‘WHY CAN'T WE LAND THE BIG ONE?'

When a sharply divided political leadership of North Carolina issues a joint statement about anything, you know that they have been...

 
 
 



UFC on FOX 31 draws announced 7,797 fans for $616K live gate in Milwaukee

UFC on FOX 31 draws announced 7,797 fans for $616K live gate in Milwaukee

Gallery Al Iaquinta def. Kevin Lee at UFC on FOX 31: Best photos view 12 images Saturday's UFC on FOX 31 event drew an announced attendance of 7,797 for a live gate of... Read more ...

LeBron James, Lonzo Ball first Lakers teammates since 1982 to post...

LeBron James, Lonzo Ball first Lakers teammates since 1982 to post triple-doubles in same game

The Lakers could have asked for much more from the four-time MVP and the 2017 No. 2 overall pick. Read more ...

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

President Donald Trump says Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will depart his administration at the end of the year. Read more ...

Ryan Zinke Is Leaving The Interior Department, Trump Tweets

Ryan Zinke Is Leaving The Interior Department, Trump Tweets

The interior secretary is stepping down after a tumultuous two years, marked by mounting allegations of misconduct in office. (Image credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) Read more ...

Pistons end Boston's 8-game run, beat Celtics 113-104

Pistons end Boston's 8-game run, beat Celtics 113-104

DETROIT - Blake Griffin scored 27 points and Andre Drummond added 19 points and 20 rebounds to help the Detroit Pistons beat Boston 113-104 on Saturday night, snapping the... Read more ...

NBA trade rumors: Suns send Trevor Ariza to Wizards for Kelly Oubre, Austin...

NBA trade rumors: Suns send Trevor Ariza to Wizards for Kelly Oubre, Austin Rivers

The deal comes after ESPN reported Friday the Suns nixed a deal after confusion over which players were supposed to be included. Read more ...

Phil Kessel scores in OT, Penguins beat Kings 4-3

Phil Kessel scores in OT, Penguins beat Kings 4-3

Up next; Penguins host Anaheim on Monday night. Read more ...

Barkov completes hat trick in OT, Panthers beat Maple Leafs

Barkov completes hat trick in OT, Panthers beat Maple Leafs

SUNRISE, Fla. - Aleksander Barkov finished off the Toronto Maple Leafs with his first NHL hat trick. Read more ...

No. 18 Mississippi State beats Cincinnati 70-59

No. 18 Mississippi State beats Cincinnati 70-59

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Quinndary Weatherspoon and Lamar Peters scored 14 points each, Reggie Perry and Tyson Carter both added 12, and No. 18 Mississippi State beat Cincinnati... Read more ...

DeAndre Hopkins' two TDs help Texans close in on AFC South title with win...

DeAndre Hopkins' two TDs help Texans close in on AFC South title with win over Jets

The Texans could seal a playoff berth on Sunday after DeAndre Hopkins' two touchdowns helped them beat the Jets 29-22. Read more ...