Updated: 02/13/2014 - General Motors is recalling nearly 780,000 compact cars in North America because the engines can shut down unexpectedly and cause crashes.
Updated: 02/13/2014 - We have learned the storm that walloped eastern North Carolina on Tuesday into Wednesday killed one person.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - NC Governor Pat McCrory says, “Weather conditions will only get worse overnight across our state and I want to re-emphasize that people should stay off the roads.”
Posted: 02/12/2014 - If you are flying out of RDU in Raleigh, or expecting someone on an incoming flight, be aware the weather has canceled all Wednesday flights.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, best remembered for his impassioned pleas for help after the levees broke during Hurricane Katrina, was convicted Wednesday of accepting bribes in exchange for helping businessmen secure millions of dollars in city work, including after the devastating storm.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Legislation to raise the federal debt limit and prevent a crippling government default cleared Congress on Wednesday with an awkward assist from top Senate Republican leaders who were forced into a politically treacherous vote engineered by tea party favorite Ted Cruz.
Updated: 02/13/2014 - Wednesday night's rivalry game between No. 8 Duke and North Carolina has been postponed due to a storm that brought enough snow and ice to paralyze many area roads.
Updated: 02/12/2014 - A curfew is effective from 7pm Wednesday until 8am Thursday, or until lifted.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Sid Caesar, the prodigiously talented pioneer of TV comedy who paired with Imogene Coca in sketches that became classics and who inspired a generation of famous writers, died Wednesday.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - NBC News says veteran newsman Tom Brokaw has cancer.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - DOT traffic camera show Interstate 85 in Durham shut down as a mixture of snow and sleet hits the Triangle area.
Posted: 02/12/2014 - Eight cars were swallowed by a sinkhole at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green Wednesday morning, according to the museum's executive director.
Updated: 02/12/2014 - Several churches have announced they will not have services/activities Wednesday night because of the weather.