Proposed bill would force NC drivers to put down their cellphones

PROPOSED BILL WOULD FORCE NC DRIVERS TO PUT DOWN THEIR CELLPHONES

Texting while driving is already against the law in North Carolina, but state lawmakers are looking to add more regulations to the...

After Harris admissions, a new election in 9th District

AFTER HARRIS ADMISSIONS, A NEW ELECTION IN 9TH DISTRICT

New election called in 9th District saga after Harris succumbs.

 
 
 
Lions, tigers, bears: Perfectly legal as pets in some parts of NC

LIONS, TIGERS, BEARS: PERFECTLY LEGAL AS PETS IN SOME PARTS OF NC

North Carolina is one of states without a law addressing private ownership of dangerous, wild animals.

Durham City Workers Union holds protest to call attention to 'racist hiring, promotional practice'

DURHAM CITY WORKERS UNION HOLDS PROTEST TO CALL ATTENTION TO 'RACIST HIRING, PROMOTIONAL PRACTICE'

According to The Durham City Workers Union, racism is rampant in hiring and promotions in many City departments. The union held a "speak...

 
 
 
'Not an accident': Mother of motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run pleads for harsher punishment

'NOT AN ACCIDENT': MOTHER OF MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN HIT-AND-RUN PLEADS FOR HARSHER PUNISHMENT

A distraught mother is pleading for harsher punishment after her son was killed in a hit-and-run crash in Raleigh last year.

Maintenance work on downtown Fayetteville CSX train tracks stirs concern

MAINTENANCE WORK ON DOWNTOWN FAYETTEVILLE CSX TRAIN TRACKS STIRS CONCERN

Railroad construction work that is underway in downtown Fayetteville has raised concern among some merchants and business owners because...

 
 
 
More rain on tap for the Triangle

MORE RAIN ON TAP FOR THE TRIANGLE

After a reprieve from the rain for many Triangle residents on Thursday, wet weather is back in the forecast for Friday and the start...

Young mothers bond over cancer diagnosis, use experience to raise $45K for research

YOUNG MOTHERS BOND OVER CANCER DIAGNOSIS, USE EXPERIENCE TO RAISE $45K FOR RESEARCH

Imagine being a busy mom with a career and husband when you suddenly learn you have cancer.

 
 
 
Virginia man charged with selling counterfeit tickets to Duke, UNC game

VIRGINIA MAN CHARGED WITH SELLING COUNTERFEIT TICKETS TO DUKE, UNC GAME

A man is facing felony charges after authorities said he attempted to sell counterfeit tickets to Wednesday night's Battle of the Blues...

NC flu deaths continue to rise, indicating flu season in full swing

NC FLU DEATHS CONTINUE TO RISE, INDICATING FLU SEASON IN FULL SWING

Between Feb. 10 and Feb. 16, 13 new flu deaths were reported in North Carolina. The brings the total deaths for the season to 68.

 
 
 
Sheriff: Hot water issue likely kept shooter from entering Golden Corral

SHERIFF: HOT WATER ISSUE LIKELY KEPT SHOOTER FROM ENTERING GOLDEN CORRAL

A hot water issue at a Golden Corral likely kept a shooter from gaining entrance to the restaurant after he opened fire at a nearby...

Weekend best bets: Winter Seafood Jubilee, World's Toughest Rodeo

WEEKEND BEST BETS: WINTER SEAFOOD JUBILEE, WORLD'S TOUGHEST RODEO

There is plenty happening in the Triangle this weekend!

 
 
 
Moore County to offer antibiotics after whooping cough found in schools

MOORE COUNTY TO OFFER ANTIBIOTICS AFTER WHOOPING COUGH FOUND IN SCHOOLS

Five cases of pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, have been confirmed in Moore County schools, officials said Monday.

Epic Games yanks 'Fortnite' ads on YouTube in pedophile controversy

EPIC GAMES YANKS 'FORTNITE' ADS ON YOUTUBE IN PEDOPHILE CONTROVERSY

Epic Games and other major companies pulled advertising from YouTube on Tuesday after reports emerged that comments from pedophiles...

 
 
 
UNC fans celebrate on Franklin Street

UNC FANS CELEBRATE ON FRANKLIN STREET

After a win over No. 1 ranked Duke, UNC fans swarmed Franklin Street to celebrate.

Zion-less No. 1 Duke trails No. 8 North Carolina at half in Battle of the Blues, 42-32

ZION-LESS NO. 1 DUKE TRAILS NO. 8 NORTH CAROLINA AT HALF IN BATTLE OF THE BLUES, 42-32

This is the 46th time UNC and Duke have met with both sides holding spots in the top 10.

 
 
 
Duke crowd roars in greeting for former Pres. Obama

DUKE CROWD ROARS IN GREETING FOR FORMER PRES. OBAMA

Former President Barack Obama was among the college basketball fans at Cameron Indoor Stadium when UNC faced Duke on Feb. 20, 2019.

Building plans prompt speculation that Wegmans could be coming to Holly Springs

BUILDING PLANS PROMPT SPECULATION THAT WEGMANS COULD BE COMING TO HOLLY SPRINGS

Building plans submitted to the Town of Holly Springs show a grocery store that some say has the characteristics of a Wegmans.

 
 
 
More wet weather on tap but some 'relief' is on the way

MORE WET WEATHER ON TAP BUT SOME 'RELIEF' IS ON THE WAY

Wednesday's cold and miserable weather isn't going anywhere, and conditions are now forecast to be colder than originally expected...

Local nonprofit holds fundraiser for universal firefighter safety

LOCAL NONPROFIT HOLDS FUNDRAISER FOR UNIVERSAL FIREFIGHTER SAFETY

Firefighters wear a lot of protective gear, but one of the most important pieces is the hood that goes under their helmet. For years...

 
 
 



New election ordered in undecided US House race after ballot fraud investigation

New election ordered in undecided US House race after ballot fraud investigation

The North Carolina State Board of Elections voted 5-0 Thursday to hold a new election in the 9th Congressional District. Read more ...

Mom placed under arrest after posting school fistfight on social media

Mom placed under arrest after posting school fistfight on social media

A mom in Louisiana shared a viral video of a high school fight and now has to answer for her actions, authorities said. Read more ...

Winter in Las Vegas? Rare weather brings snow angels, snowball fights

Winter in Las Vegas? Rare weather brings snow angels, snowball fights

A snowman near the famous "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign and snowballs were just some of the ways people marked the rare snowfall there. Read more ...

'Dedicated worker': Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins huge lottery...

'Dedicated worker': Park ranger furloughed during shutdown wins huge lottery prize

A park ranger furloughed during the partial federal government shutdown has claimed a lottery jackpot worth tens of millions of dollars. Read more ...

College basketball star injured after Nike shoe blows out in incident that...

College basketball star injured after Nike shoe blows out in incident that stunned spectators

Zion Williamson was knocked out of the North Carolina-Duke rivalry game by a knee injury after his Nike shoe blew out just 33 seconds into the game. Read more ...

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse legend Jim Boeheim hits, kills man with his car

Syracuse coaching legend Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man with his car on Wednesday around midnight, according to a Syracuse.com report. A man in his 30s got out of his car... Read more ...

Official: Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hit, killed pedestrian on...

Official: Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim hit, killed pedestrian on highway

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a pedestrian Wednesday night in New York, officials say. Read more ...

Police: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett arrested on accusation of making...

Police: 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett arrested on accusation of making false police report

'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett is in custody. Read more ...

How to parallel park perfectly, every time

How to parallel park perfectly, every time

With a little geometry and a few ground rules, you can fit into just about any spot. Read more ...

Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

Syracuse coach Boeheim strikes, kills pedestrian on highway

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man walking on an interstate late Wednesday night as he tried to avoid hitting the man's... Read more ...