Posted: 02/03/2014 - Scores of state and county employees worked through weekend to reduce the backlog from more than 23,000 cases on January 23 to about 6,700 as of Monday.
Posted: 02/03/2014 - The president of Elizabeth City State University is recommending the school eliminate up to 65 positions to help stabilize its finances.
Updated: 02/03/2014 - The Mecklenburg County grand jury that indicted a Charlotte police officer last week in the shooting of an unarmed man also heard 275 other cases during its four-hour workday.
Posted: 02/02/2014 - North Carolina state leaders are once again embarking on a top-to-bottom review of state government.
Posted: 02/02/2014 - North Carolina's two prognosticating groundhogs have both seen their shadows, predicting six more weeks of winter.
Posted: 02/01/2014 - Dawn Wright Olivares was the high-profile face of a North Carolina online company that promised big returns on a small investment.
Updated: 02/04/2014 - A couple accused of recruiting a woman in North Carolina to work in the sex trade face charges under New Jersey's tougher human trafficking law.
Updated: 01/31/2014 - While the general plead from many officials across the east is to stay off the roads this Friday, we have checked with local Department of Transportation crews county by county to find out what you may run into if you do shift from park to drive on Friday.
Posted: 01/29/2014 - Due to the winter storm that impacted the entire coast of the state, the North Carolina Ferry System has suspended service on all seven of its regular routes.
Posted: 01/29/2014 - Only a few days remain before online retail giant Amazon starts charging sales tax to shoppers in North Carolina.
Posted: 01/28/2014 - Durham County District Attorney Leon Stanback said Tuesday that he's asked the State Bureau of Investigation to look into a tip in the case of 17-year-old Jesus Huerta. The DA agreed to resume the investigation after meeting with the SBI and the Huerta family's attorney.
Posted: 01/28/2014 - A winter storm expected to settle into the Southeast Tuesday has already prompted the cancellation of thousands of flights throughout the region.
Posted: 01/26/2014 - North Carolina's NAACP says it will push Republican Sen. Richard Burr to fill a judicial vacancy in one of the state's federal district courts.
Posted: 01/26/2014 - A Fayetteville man has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a 23-year-old man.
Posted: 01/26/2014 - According to Immigration and Customs Enforcement records, the number of deportations from Georgia and the Carolinas has dropped over the past three years.
Posted: 01/25/2014 - North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory's office says he's against appealing a federal judge's decision last week invalidating part of a state law that would have required abortion providers to describe what is displayed on an ultrasound to every patient.
Posted: 01/25/2014 - North Carolina General Assembly members have been subpoenaed for documents by those challenging the law creating new voting restrictions. But lawmakers argue they shouldn't have to comply.