Updated: 12/05/2013 - Stores are enacting their holiday hours, and one chain is embarking for the first time on A 100-hour marathon.
Updated: 12/05/2013 - You soon won't have to leave your home to regularly buy tickets for North Carolina Education Lottery big jackpot games.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - French authorities have filed preliminary charges against Bob Dylan over a 2012 interview in which he is quoted comparing Croatians to Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan.
Updated: 12/01/2013 - Paul Walker, the star of the "Fast and Furious" movie series, died Saturday in a car crash that killed one other person north of Los Angeles, his publicist said. He was 40.
Posted: 11/28/2013 - While many people are basting turkeys and cooling pies, workers at several area retailers will be heading in to work this Thanksgiving.
Posted: 11/24/2013 - Dennis Rodman is at the top of a list no one wants to be on. He's been named GQ's No. 1 least influential celebrity of 2013.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - NBC says Robin Williams, Whoopi Goldberg and William Shatner are among those joining Kelly Clarkson's holiday special.
Posted: 11/21/2013 - Sylvia Browne, a psychic whose frequent appearances on shows such as "Larry King Live" made her a popular personality, has died at a hospital in San Jose, Calif. She was 77.
Updated: 11/19/2013 - People are talking about Kmart's new ad, featuring men in boxer shorts shaking their hips to "Jingle Bells."
Posted: 11/18/2013 - Gov. Pat McCrory can update his Facebook status this week from the social networking company's California headquarters.
Updated: 11/14/2013 - After a wreck cut a coast-to-coast, charity bicycle ride short, a Greenville orthodontist hits the road Thursday morning to cross the finish line.
Posted: 11/13/2013 - George W. Bush is headed back to Jay Leno's show next week.
Posted: 11/13/2013 - North Carolina native Kat Robichaud is now one of the Top 10 contestants on NBC's "The Voice."
Posted: 11/12/2013 - The Carolina Panthers five-game win streak has the team hoping for a playoff spot.
Updated: 11/18/2013 - While several big store chains like Walmart and Best Buy are open even earlier this Thanksgiving to capitalize on the Black Friday frenzy, the Costco chain of stores will remain closed. Ross and TJ Maxx stores we checked in Eastern Carolina also report they are closed Thanksgiving Day.
Updated: 11/12/2013 - An 8th grade friendship blossomed into a marriage on Veterans Day in New Bern, thanks to local donors.
Posted: 11/08/2013 - NBC announced Friday it has signed a deal with Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to televise the company's first commercial space flight.