Posted: 12/25/2013 - "For all of us as Americans, regardless of our faith, those are values that can drive us to be better parents and friends, better neighbors and better citizens," said President Barack Obama.
Posted: 12/25/2013 - Activists from a dozen states attended a meeting in Raleigh earlier this month to learn how to hold similar demonstrations in their areas. Georgia and Alabama plan protests of their own.
Posted: 12/25/2013 - A reptile industry trade association wants to overturn a nationwide ban on importing four giant snake species or transporting them across state lines.
Posted: 12/24/2013 - An animal shelter in the Henderson County town of Fletcher has been hit by thieves again, and this time, it was the Christmas cheer that they made off with.
Posted: 12/24/2013 - For kids who can't wait for Santa to arrive, the North American Aerospace Defense Command has a Christmas treat.
Posted: 12/24/2013 - Two space station astronauts have floated outside on Christmas Eve in hopes of wrapping up urgent cooling system repairs.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - The National Park Service has awarded grants totaling $950,000 to help protect Civil War battlefields in five states.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - Universal Pictures has delayed the release of "Fast & Furious 7" for almost a year following the death of star Paul Walker.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - North Carolina's wildlife regulators and an animal protection group are headed toward new court hearings over the captured possum used to liven up a mountain town's New Year's Eve celebration.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - Sixth graders at A.G. Cox school in Pitt County are celebrating the Christmas holiday by collecting items for those in need.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - A handful of foster kids got to go on a shopping spree paid for by former Washington High School and ECU standout and NFL player Terrance Copper, and the city of Washington.
Posted: 12/19/2013 - A soldier who used his brother's identification to join the Army 25 years ago has been demoted after a court-martial at Fort Bragg.
Posted: 12/19/2013 - A convicted felon is headed back to prison after trying to hide a loaded pistol under his child during a traffic stop.