Updated: 12/14/2009 - Lawmen say the Chapel Hill woman was trying to help a cat that had just been hit by a car when another car hit her.
Posted: 12/12/2009 - Authorities say an officer checking on a car blocking a lane on a North Carolina freeway found a man dying from a gunshot inside.
Updated: 12/11/2009 - Faye Brown was convicted for the 1975 murder of Trooper Tom Davis in Martin County and was among more than two dozen inmates who were prepared to get out of prison in October.
Posted: 12/07/2009 - At least four North Carolina agencies bought expensive, high-tech surveillance gear from a private security firm linked to Senate Majority Leader Tony Rand.
Posted: 12/04/2009 - Officials at a North Carolina school district are blaming a programming error for mailing 5,000 postcards with student Social Security numbers printed on them.
Posted: 12/04/2009 - A North Carolina prosecutor has concluded that a police officer was justified in the fatal shooting of a University of North Carolina fraternity president after a highway stop in August.
Posted: 11/30/2009 - The family of a North Carolina man who fell to his death while trying to help wreck victims on Interstate 440 in Raleigh says more safety measures are needed in the area.
Posted: 11/27/2009 - A prosecutor investigating potential state criminal charges involving former Gov. Mike Easley says he won't wrap up by February as he had thought.
Posted: 11/26/2009 - Gov. Beverly Perdue is inserting the phrase "lots of travel" back into the job description of North Carolina's chief executive.
Updated: 11/25/2009 - Police say a Rolesville man rammed his car into a hot dog stand when the vendor refused to sell him a hot dog and drink for a dollar.
Posted: 11/25/2009 - Crowded airplanes, lost baggage and delays often greet travelers during the Thanksgiving weekend, but the airport for North Carolina's capital city wrestles with another problem, coyotes.
Posted: 11/25/2009 - Four NBC affiliates broadcasting the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade are banning a commercial promoting veganism sponsored by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Updated: 11/24/2009 - Ever wonder how safe your city is? One of the safest places to live in North Carolina can be found here in the east. Read the story to find out which city it is.
Updated: 11/25/2009 - A new book lists the best and worst places to live as far as crime goes.
Posted: 11/23/2009 - An explosion that tore through a Slim Jim plant in North Carolina last summer has claimed a fourth victim.
Updated: 11/22/2009 - Santa Claus is fine at a North Carolina Christmas parade. But Mrs. Claus has to stay away.
Updated: 11/22/2009 - Health officials say three of the four people who have tested positive for the Tamiflu-resistant swine flu strain have died.
Posted: 11/18/2009 - Cell phone handset maker Sony Ericsson is closing its North American headquarters in North Carolina as part of a global consolidation that will cut about 2,000 jobs.
Posted: 11/13/2009 - Federal investigators want to know more about four coastal developments assembled by a pair of brothers with ties to former North Carolina Gov. Mike Easley.
Updated: 11/12/2009 - Rowan County District Attorney Bill Kenerly told The Associated Press on Thursday he understands Mike Easley and the public want resolution in the matter as soon as possible.
Posted: 11/10/2009 - A North Carolina man is due in court today after being charged with first-degree murder in the death of a 10-month-old infant girl.
Updated: 11/09/2009 - Police say 31 people were exposed to a hazardous material at a McDonald's right here in North Carolina.
Posted: 11/01/2009 - The African-American Economic Summit will be Sunday at the Chapel Hill school and Monday in Durham.
Updated: 10/29/2009 - The former executive director of the North Carolina Democratic Party says there was no dedicated bank account for money then-Gov. Mike Easley raised for the party.