Updated: 05/05/2007 - Investigators today are examining the wreckage of a single-engine plane that crashed near Asheville while en route from Georgia, killing the three men on board.
Updated: 05/05/2007 - The federal judge overseeing former House Speaker Jim Black's sentencing has delayed the hearing after Black's attorney said the judge should recuse himself.
Updated: 05/05/2007 - A new contract for workers at Freight liner's largest plant. Workers at the Rowan County plant have approved a contract by an 89 percent vote.
Updated: 05/05/2007 - Kenya Airways jet crashes into remote rainforest.
Updated: 05/05/2007 - The hotel heiress has been sentenced to jail for violating her probation.
Posted: 05/04/2007 - With advanced science playing a larger role in the legal system, judges are more often facing decisions about technical disputes.
Posted: 05/04/2007 - A single-engine plane en route to North Carolina from Georgia crashed near the Asheville Regional Airport today, killing the three men on board.
Posted: 05/04/2007 - High-interest tax refund loans cost North Carolina taxpayers about 44 million a year. That's according to a report out today from the state Banking Commission.
Posted: 05/04/2007 - The state's top health official will step down from her public post and become president of a New York-based health research foundation.
Posted: 05/03/2007 - A California man accused of being overly affectionate with his girlfriend on a Raleigh-bound flight has been convicted of interfering with flight attendants and crew members.
Updated: 05/03/2007 - A state auditor's report says Governor Mike Easley should do more to help North Carolina attract new businesses. Thirteen of 30 respondents in a survey of local economic development groups said Easley fails to play a key and active role in business recruitment. One respondent says the second-term Democrat "routinely" misses important events. Another group said he should make recruiting "seem as if it is one of his greatest priorities."
Updated: 05/03/2007 - North Carolina children are suffering from living in unsafe housing. A report today from the North Carolina Housing Coalition says shoddy housing leaves children with broken limbs from falling through rotten floors and asthma from breathing air contaminated by roach and ant droppings.
Posted: 05/03/2007 - Jury deliberations continue today in Wilmington in the case of a man accused of being too affectionate with his girlfriend and threatening a flight attendant on a Raleigh-bound flight.
Posted: 05/03/2007 - Researchers have discovered a previously unknown parasite while looking into the mass death of Asian oysters in local waters.
Posted: 05/03/2007 - The state wants to add five vaccines to a free program for North Carolina children, including the meningitis and cervical cancer vaccines.
Updated: 05/03/2007 - Victim involved in crash headed to a robbery call.