Posted: 04/25/2007 - Computer-maker Acer Incorporated is recalling about 27,000 laptop batteries. It's the latest company to warn of faulty Sony-made lithium-ion batteries that could overheat and cause a fire.
Updated: 04/25/2007 - The Navy's Blue Angels jet demonstration team will perform at an air show in North Carolina next month three weeks after a member of the team was killed in a crash in South Carolina.
Posted: 04/25/2007 - A U.S. House committee has approved full federal recognition for the Lumbee Indians of North Carolina, despite an opposing vote by the state's only representative on the panel.
Posted: 04/25/2007 - The Dow Jones Industrial Average has closed above the 13,000 level for the first time ever.
Posted: 04/25/2007 - The family of a North Carolina-based Marine from Oregon says he was killed by an improvised explosive device in Iraq.
Updated: 04/25/2007 - Skybus, Delta and United all announce new flights to and from the Tarheel State.
Posted: 04/25/2007 - Flying North Carolina's flag on state property has been required for 100 years. Now the flag is about to get its own salute.
Posted: 04/25/2007 - Governor Mike Easley wants a change in a federal law adopted last year regarding the National Guard.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - Unknown if any of the hogs entered the food supply for humans.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - Fires continue to burn but are under control.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - New poll shows more people favor life in prison.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - School officials in Bertie County want to know why a 15-year-old high school freshman collapsed and died during a physical education class.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - A new low-fare airline is advertising ultra-low prices as it prepares for take-off from its hub in Columbus, Ohio.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - State Attorney General Roy Cooper attended the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner over the weekend as the guest of "C-B-S Evening News" anchor Katie Couric.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - A medical review of executions by lethal injection has found that the drugs used sometimes fail to work as planned, causing slow and painful deaths.
Posted: 04/24/2007 - A Fort Bragg spokesman confirms that the nine U-S soldiers killed in a bombing in Iraq are members of the 82nd Airborne Division.
Posted: 04/23/2007 - A new poll from Elon University says only about half of the state's residents know about the Navy's proposed practice jet landing field in eastern North Carolina.