Posted: 02/11/2014 - The White House says President Barack Obama will sign an executive order Wednesday increasing the minimum wage for federal contractors.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Chick-fil-A says its plans to serve only chicken raised without antibiotics within the next five years.
Updated: 02/11/2014 - The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.5 magnitude tremor was centered off Tetterton Road, some 13 miles northeast of Bayboro.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can be trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - A federal judge is considering whether to block hunters from targeting coyotes in five North Carolina counties where endangered red wolves are being shot and killed by mistake.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - As a winter storm with potential to coat the South with ice and snow moves in, nearly 900 flights have been canceled at three of the region's major airports
Updated: 02/11/2014 - Snow continues to fall across Eastern Carolina.
Posted: 02/11/2014 - DHHS Secretary Aldona Wos testified Tuesday that the state has caught up on processing a massive backlog of applications for the food stamp program.
Updated: 02/11/2014 - Shirley Temple, the curly-haired child star who put smiles on the faces of Depression-era moviegoers, has died. She was 85.
Updated: 02/13/2014 - We'll continue to update this story with weather and road conditions across Eastern Carolina.
Posted: 02/10/2014 - Rowan County Emergency Services Director Frank Thomason said the victim apparently was transported to Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in a private car.