Driving instruction to begin including how to interact with law officers

Driving instruction to begin including how to interact with law officers

North Carolina legislators are going on the offense, protecting those whose job is defense.Last week, the North Carolina General Assembly and Gov. Roy...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Cooper signs bill authorizing new sState park properties

Cooper signs bill authorizing new sState park properties

RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper signed a bill Tuesday that authorizes three new state natural areas for the North Carolina State Parks system and dire...

July 25th, 2017 |  


N.C. State researchers say solar lobby silencing them

RALEIGH — Ron Heiniger just wanted to be a farmer. He encouraged research to avoid solar industry encroachment on North Carolina’s prime f...

July 25th, 2017 |  


State’s jobless rate drops in June

RALEIGH — The state’s seasonally adjusted June unemployment rate was 4.2 percent, decreasing 0.3 of a percentage point from May’s re...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Multilingual notaries in demand, hard to find

RALEIGH — Spanish-speaking customers frequently came to Concepto Latino in Durham for notary public services. Then Washington politics had an in...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Pittenger secureshurricane fundingLUMBERTON – Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) announced more than $1 million in Federal Emergency Managemen...

July 24th, 2017 |  


New librarian finds live Civil War-era shells in her office

CARLISLE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts librarian on her first day on the job has come across live military shells from the Civil War inside a cl...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Exhumation of Dali’s remains finds his mustache still intact

FIGUERES, Spain (AP) — Forensic experts in Spain have removed hair, nails and two long bones from Salvador Dali’s embalmed remains to find...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Woman steals taxi, picks up paying passengers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a woman stole a taxi in Philadelphia and picked up a fare.They say the 65-year-old woman caught the cab around mi...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Frozen pork falling from the sky in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Meat falling from the sky is weird, even by Florida standards.But that’s what happened at 4 a.m. Saturday whe...

July 23rd, 2017 |