State Trooper hit in 'serious accident' on Charlotte Interstate

STATE TROOPER HIT IN 'SERIOUS ACCIDENT' ON CHARLOTTE INTERSTATE

Emergency crews are responding to an accident on Interstate-485 outer loop where a State Trooper was struck, according to NC Highway...

Coronavirus expert shares tips for safe Fourth of July

CORONAVIRUS EXPERT SHARES TIPS FOR SAFE FOURTH OF JULY

With the virus accelerating across the country, many of you may be wondering if it is safe to attend a BBQ with family and friends...

 
 
 
Residents watch online, at home as Wake Forest puts on fireworks display

RESIDENTS WATCH ONLINE, AT HOME AS WAKE FOREST PUTS ON FIREWORKS DISPLAY

The coronavirus pandemic has made celebrating the Fourth of July tricky this weekend.

Despite no festival, Eno River State Park still expected to be busy on July 4 weekend

DESPITE NO FESTIVAL, ENO RIVER STATE PARK STILL EXPECTED TO BE BUSY ON JULY 4 WEEKEND

The West Point On the Eno River State Park is expected to be a very popular place to visit this 4th of July weekend.

 
 
 
Cities face choice: Keep your lights on or theirs

CITIES FACE CHOICE: KEEP YOUR LIGHTS ON OR THEIRS

When the coronavirus pandemic first hit, Governor Roy Cooper ordered utilities like power and water NOT to shut off customers who couldn't...

Woman trapped by protest in downtown Raleigh: 'These were violent, young, mean kids'

WOMAN TRAPPED BY PROTEST IN DOWNTOWN RALEIGH: 'THESE WERE VIOLENT, YOUNG, MEAN KIDS'

A woman trapped inside her car by protesters Thursday evening on the way home from a grocery run says she is certain those who threatened...

 
 
 
Krzyzewski: Hiring a veteran is like landing a top recruit

KRZYZEWSKI: HIRING A VETERAN IS LIKE LANDING A TOP RECRUIT

Duke Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski is encouraging companies to hire veterans as jobs are filled during the pandemic. He spoke about...

Protesters camp out for fifth day in a row outside governor's mansion

PROTESTERS CAMP OUT FOR FIFTH DAY IN A ROW OUTSIDE GOVERNOR'S MANSION

Raleigh police have arrested at least 18 protesters who were blocking traffic on inbound Capital Boulevard in downtown Raleigh on Thursday.

 
 
 

HIGH SCHOOL ENTREPRENEURS LEAD SUMMER CLASSES FOR YOUNGER STUDENTS

For most children, COVID-19 precautions mean this will be a summer without summer camps, at least not in the traditional sense.

Car crashed into electrical pole outside of Crabtree Valley Mall, two drivers injured

CAR CRASHED INTO ELECTRICAL POLE OUTSIDE OF CRABTREE VALLEY MALL, TWO DRIVERS INJURED

A car hit an electrical pole and caused it to topple on Glenwood Avenue at Marriot Drive near Crabtree Valley Mall at around 4 a.m....

 
 
 
Pandemic leaving potholes in city budgets

PANDEMIC LEAVING POTHOLES IN CITY BUDGETS

Local governments are in a budget bind because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Cooper vetoes slew of reopening bills

COOPER VETOES SLEW OF REOPENING BILLS

Gov. Roy Cooper on Thursday vetoed eight bills that lawmakers passed last week, including four that would have overridden his orders...

 
 
 
Wake schools to use three-week rotation to get students back in class amid pandemic

WAKE SCHOOLS TO USE THREE-WEEK ROTATION TO GET STUDENTS BACK IN CLASS AMID PANDEMIC

All Wake County public school students could be on a multi-track schedule similar to the system used for many year-round schools in...

Raleigh police arrest protesters blocking Capital Boulevard traffic

RALEIGH POLICE ARREST PROTESTERS BLOCKING CAPITAL BOULEVARD TRAFFIC

Raleigh police have arrested at least 18 protesters who were blocking traffic on inbound Capital Boulevard in downtown Raleigh on Thursday.

 
 
 
COVID-19 pateint: I wouldn't wish this on nobody

COVID-19 PATEINT: I WOULDN'T WISH THIS ON NOBODY

A Raleigh woman recovering from COVID-19 is telling her story in the hopes people take the disease seriously.

Despite some setbacks, Amazon aims to open Garner distribution center by year-end

DESPITE SOME SETBACKS, AMAZON AIMS TO OPEN GARNER DISTRIBUTION CENTER BY YEAR-END

Announced in 2018, the 4-story, 2.6 million-square-foot facility is situated on the site that formerly housed a ConAgra plant at 4851...

 
 
 
Wilmington DA will not charge officers caught on tape making violent, racist remarks

WILMINGTON DA WILL NOT CHARGE OFFICERS CAUGHT ON TAPE MAKING VIOLENT, RACIST REMARKS

In a letter to Wilmington Police Chief Donny Williams on Thursday, New Hanover County District Attorney Ben David said his office would...

Buttons, horse hair among items found in time capsule from Raleigh's Confederate monument

BUTTONS, HORSE HAIR AMONG ITEMS FOUND IN TIME CAPSULE FROM RALEIGH'S CONFEDERATE MONUMENT

Archaeologists and conservators from the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources are carefully removing and cataloging...

 
 
 
What to do this July 4th weekend

WHAT TO DO THIS JULY 4TH WEEKEND

We have your guide to socially distant fun this holiday weekend!

Butner inmates withdraw lawsuit that asked for release as pandemic spread

BUTNER INMATES WITHDRAW LAWSUIT THAT ASKED FOR RELEASE AS PANDEMIC SPREAD

Eleven inmates at the Federal Correctional Complex in Butner who filed a class-action lawsuit against the Federal Bureau of prisons...

 
 
 



Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Stimulus money could pose dilemmas in nursing homes

Nursing home residents are among the Americans getting $1,200 checks as part of the U.S. government's plan to revive the economy. But with many long-term care facilities under... Read more ...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for...

What you need to know about COVID-19: US marks Fourth of July with pleas for people to skip parties

Without the right measures to stop the spread of the virus, health experts fear the holiday weekend could bring a wave of new infections that could overwhelm hospitals. Read more ...

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

8-year-old killed in shooting at Riverchase Galleria, 3 others injured

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - UPDATE : The Hoover Police Department has released new information in the shooting at the Riverchase Galleria Friday afternoon. Hoover PD says that an... Read more ...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive...

Kim Guilfoyle, campaign official and girlfriend of Trump Jr., tests positive for coronavirus in South Dakota

Kim Guilfoyle, the girlfriend of Donald Trump Jr. and a top Trump campaign official, tested positive for coronavirus ahead of the president's speech in South Dakota on Friday... Read more ...

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

Braves star Freddie Freeman has coronavirus, is ‘not feeling great'

MLB All-Star first baseman Freddie Freeman was among four Atlanta Braves players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Brian Snitker announced Saturday. Snitker said it... Read more ...

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump extends Paycheck Protection Program

President Trump signed legislature Saturday extending the deadline for businesses to apply for funding under the Paycheck Protection Program. The COVID-19 relief legislation... Read more ...

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

8-year-old killed, 3 injured in shooting at Alabama mall

Three others, including a man, woman and juvenile girl, were injured in the shooting and are being treated at local hospitals. Read more ...

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

Jimmie Johnson 1st NASCAR driver to test positive for virus

INDIANAPOLIS - Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Read more ...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on...

Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest records: Who has eaten the most hot dogs on July 4?

No man is hungrier on Independence Day than Joey Chestnut, and the record book shows just that. Read more ...

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Man dead in Owings Mills after overnight shooting

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a homicide that occurred in Owings Mills Friday evening. Read more ...