- Appeals court keeps school redistricting challenge alive Updated: May-27-15 4:06 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - A ruling by a federal appeals court has kept alive the challenge to Wake County school board election maps drawn in 2013 by the Republican-led state legislature.
- NC again told to step up approvals for food stamp benefits Updated: May-23-15 11:09 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The U.S. Department of Agriculture is again warning North Carolina it could lose federal money if food stamp applications aren't approved faster.
- Man arrested for wife's shooting death at apartment complex Updated: May-22-15 6:38 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Police in Raleigh have arrested a man who they say shot and killed his wife at an apartment complex.
- Police searching for Raleigh man they say shot wife to death Updated: May-22-15 5:01 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Police are looking for a man they say shot his wife to death at a Raleigh apartment complex.
- GOP's NC budget proposal gets lots of Democratic votes Updated: May-22-15 4:36 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - House Republicans experienced the first showing of strong bipartisan support for a budget bill since before the Great Recession as the chamber passed a two-year spending plan that benefited from a revenue windfall.
- Raleigh police to use social networking to reach residents Updated: May-21-15 5:31 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The Raleigh Police Department has announced a partnership with the social networking company Nextdoor to share information about crime and safety with city residents.
- Census: Population of Charlotte now in excess of 800,000 Updated: May-21-15 12:05 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Charlotte has grown by 16,000 people in a year and now the largest city in the Carolinas has a population in excess of 800,000.
- Judge temporarily halts fracking approvals in North Carolina Updated: May-20-15 4:39 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A judge has halted the approval of fracking operations in North Carolina until a higher court weighs in on the legality of the appointment of several boards that manage state resources and the environment.
- Judge temporarily halts fracking permits in North Carolina Updated: May-20-15 9:52 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A judge has ordered North Carolina not to issue any fracking permits until the state Supreme Court rules on a legal question about how state panels are formed.
- North Carolina lawmakers honor Duke's NCAA title Updated: May-19-15 4:14 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Another national championship, another visit to the North Carolina Legislature for Coach K and the Duke Blue Devils.
- NC high court weighs new trial in pregnant wife murder case Updated: May-19-15 4:05 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's highest court is considering whether a Raleigh man convicted of killing his pregnant wife should get a new trial.
- Bill going to McCrory addresses NC workers going undercover Updated: May-18-15 10:14 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A bill supporters say will protect North Carolina employers from workers who purposefully get hired as a subterfuge to try to harm a company is now going to Gov. Pat McCrory's desk.
- Meth lab found inside elementary school teacher's home Updated: May-15-15 6:42 pm
ZEBULON, North Carolina - Authorities say they found a meth lab inside the North Carolina home of a 38-year-old elementary school teacher.
- 'Moral Monday' leader to outline plans for future protests Updated: May-15-15 6:07 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The leader of the "Moral Monday" protests intends to use a speech Saturday to outline plans for the movement's future, including a mass march in July to coincide with a federal hearing about North Carolina's voter rights laws and intensive local organizing at the county level.
- Raleigh woman arrested after pretending to be a policewoman Updated: May-13-15 5:49 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Police say a Raleigh woman has been arrested for pretending to be a law enforcement officer and punching an officer while being arrested.
- McCrory, legislators talk incentives, budget with NC Chamber Updated: May-12-15 8:22 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Gov. Pat McCrory says the legislature must pass his proposed economic incentives so it can stay competitive with surrounding states for jobs and extend prosperity. House Speaker Tim Moore wants to help rural counties experience the economic recovery, too. And Senate leader Phil Berger says tax rates must continue to fall.
- Demonstrators ask McCrory to stop new NC abortion bill Updated: May-11-15 7:52 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Abortion-rights advocates returned to the Executive Mansion on Monday to urge North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory to veto a bill, should it reach his desk, that would extend the waiting period for the procedure from 24 to 72 hours.
- McCrory, McFarlane sign deal to sell NC land to Raleigh Updated: May-11-15 3:14 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Raleigh's mayor says the transaction to give the city more than 300 acres of state government land to build a regional park is an investment for generations to come.
- Jury: Starbucks not liable in officer's spilled-coffee suit Updated: May-11-15 2:55 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A jury in North Carolina ruled Monday that Starbucks is not liable for damages after a Raleigh police officer said he suffered third-degree burns from a cup of coffee spilling in his lap three years ago.
- WakeMed to open women's only hospital Monday Updated: May-11-15 7:11 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Wake County's first women's only hospital will welcome its first patients Monday.
- Amtrak to mark anniversaries of service in North Carolina Updated: May-11-15 4:04 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina's Amtrak is throwing a month-long celebration to mark service on its two marquee passenger trains.
- North Carolina State Fair officials propose chairlift Updated: May-09-15 12:50 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina State Fair officials are proposing a chairlift to carry people around the fairgrounds.
- Encampment to recall when Union troops rode into Raleigh Updated: May-09-15 4:04 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - A Civil War encampment on the State Capitol lawn will recall the day about 150 years ago when 75,000 Union troops rode into Raleigh and camped in the city.
- 4-state Southeast high-speed rail compact being discussed Updated: May-08-15 10:08 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - The nation's top transportation official says he's more optimistic that high-speed rail will eventually become a reality in the Southeast after Georgia and South Carolina expressed interest in a joint agreement between North Carolina and Virginia to study, coordinate and advocate for the project.
- Raleigh expects construction to complicate traffic Updated: May-08-15 7:35 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - It's going to be harder to get around Raleigh soon.