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NC sheriff-elect dies before being sworn in
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:04:36 GMT
A man who would have become the newest sheriff of a North Carolina county in just a few more days has died.
NC likely to join legislative push on Uber, Lyft
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:03:55 GMT
North Carolina has become a prime market for the smartphone-based car services Uber and Lyft - and is likely to join a push around the country to regulate the fast-growing businesses.
NC State trustees recommend tuition increases
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 05:01:52 GMT
N.C. State University's trustees are recommending a 3 percent tuition hike for in-state students in each of the next two years.
2 prison escapees captured in McDowell Co.
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 13:42:52 GMT
Two young men who escaped from a North Carolina prison are back in custody after nearly a week on the loose.
Kings Mountain lawmaker tapped to replace Tillis
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 14:00:49 GMT
North Carolina Republican lawmakers have picked state Rep. Tim Moore of Kings Mountain to become the next leader of the state House of Representatives
Volunteer firefighter dies in NC house fire
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:07:16 GMT
A North Carolina volunteer firefighter died in a fire at his own house early Friday.
UNC billed $3M for probe finding fake classes
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:53:29 GMT
North Carolina's flagship public university is being billed more than $3 million for the probe by outside attorneys that detailed a nearly two-decade-long scheme that used fake grades to keep some athletes eligible.
2nd NC child dies from flu complications
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:52:09 GMT
State health officials say a second child in North Carolina has died of complications from the flu.
Former NC fire chief charged with embezzlement
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:59:08 GMT
State officials accuse a former Robeson County chief of embezzling more than $100,000 from a local fire department.
NC House Republicans to choose among 6 for speaker
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:50:59 GMT
Republican candidates to succeed Thom Tillis as North Carolina House speaker are walking the fine line between praising his four years leading the chamber and critiquing his tenure to promote their independence.
Group wants gun policy changed at Harris Teeter
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:16:59 GMT
Grocery store chain Kroger is getting a push from a group of mothers to ban guns from its stores, including Harris Teeter locations.
NC unemployment rate drops to 6.3 percent in October
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:34:17 GMT
North Carolina's unemployment rate keeps falling.
Charlotte man indicted on federal human trafficking charge
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:20:52 GMT
A Charlotte man has been indicted on a federal sex trafficking charge.
Asheville police officer charged with assaulting woman
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:13:04 GMT
An Asheville police officer has been charged with assaulting a woman.
Bill Cosby removed from HPU board of advisors
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:08:46 GMT
High Point University has removed Bill Cosby's name from its board of advisors amid of allegations of sexual assault made against him by four women.
Student shot near UNC-Asheville campus
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:33:50 GMT
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred near the campus of UNC-Asheville, according to our sister station WYFF.
NC school bus driver who carried students faces DWI charge
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:40:34 GMT
A Franklin County school bus driver has been suspended after authorities arrested her for driving while impaired after she completed her route.
Woman faces felony in NC crash that killed 12-year-old son
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:29:53 GMT
Charges have been upgraded against a Raleigh woman police say was driving under the influence of alcohol at the time of a wreck that killed her 12-year-old son.
Autopsy: NC priest was strangled
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 07:25:58 GMT
A 71-year-old Anglican priest from Durham whose body was found at a state park was strangled.
Hornets player suspended 24 games after domestic violence plea
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:34:39 GMT
The NBA has suspended Charlotte Hornets forward Jeffery Taylor for 24 games without pay after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence assault and malicious destruction of hotel property last month.
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