Posted: 10/19/2013 - Republican U.S. Senate candidate Greg Brannon is getting a special platform at a North Carolina conference about how to defy, frustrate and nullify federal laws.
Updated: 10/19/2013 - The mother of a 5-year-old Fayetteville girl who police say was sold to pay a $200 debt has been sentenced to at least 17 years behind bars after entering a plea in court.
Posted: 10/18/2013 - Conservation groups are suing NC wildlife regulators, saying a rule that allows coyote hunting endangers the world's only wild population of about 100 red wolves because hunters easily confuse the two animals.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - A U.S. Marine Corps panel is recommending that an officer be forcibly discharged for failing to supervise a group of snipers who posed for a video while urinating on dead Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.
Updated: 10/17/2013 - The NC State Fair opens an 11 day run in Raleigh.
Updated: 10/18/2013 - Mother Earth Brewery in Kinston left a good taste in the mouths of beer drinkers in the centennial state.
Posted: 10/17/2013 - After 16 days of uncertainty, the argument to vote or not to vote, and a presidential signature, the nation looks forward to the next looming deadline for Congress.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - A 2016 candidate for N.C. governor says attorney general Roy Cooper should appoint an independent attorney to represent the state in lawsuits about gay marriage after Cooper said he personally supports gay marriage.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - The governors of Tennessee and North Carolina are working together to reopen the Great Smoky Mountains National Park for five days during the busy fall tourism season.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Governor McCrory has made several appointments to the Coastal Resources Commission.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Three Democratic congressmen want Republican Gov. Pat McCrory to take a second look at halting North Carolina's welfare-to-work program as the federal shutdown continues.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - Students involved in a patriotic school program are being recognized for being the most improved.
Posted: 10/15/2013 - The three nuclear power plants in North Carolina have each reported at least 90 safety violations since 2000.
Posted: 10/14/2013 - Elizabeth City State University says it will be testing its emergency alert system at 3 p-m Wednesday which is used in the event of a tornado, violent storm or violent incident.
Posted: 10/14/2013 - The state Department of Health and Human Services said starting Monday it directed county social service offices to no longer approve Work First applications. Renewing current Work First participants also has been suspended.