Posted: 09/18/2013 - Morehead City officials are taking measures to remove small boats stored at a local beach boat launch, saying some boats are abandoned and others are trespassing into neighboring properties.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - Duke Energy Corp. is joining a growing list of corporations scrapping long-held practices of providing retirees with health insurance and giving former workers a fixed amount to buy their own supplement to Medicare coverage.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - A new government study says federal health care and retirement programs are threatening to overwhelm the federal budget and harm the economy in coming decades unless Washington finds the political will to restrain their growth.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - A Florida woman who found fame as a teen because of her uncontrollable hiccupping is on trial on a murder charge.
Posted: 09/16/2013 - Hundreds of people have gathered at the Rowan County administration building to support county commissioners and their right to pray before meetings.
Updated: 09/16/2013 - The new Miss America will start the first day of her reign the same way most of her predecessors did - with a frolic in the Atlantic City surf.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - Hundreds turned out at the Greenville Convention Center Friday for some early tailgating to support the Pitt County Boys and Girls Clubs with the Ultimate Pre-Game Party presented by Vantage South Bank.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - The number of Hispanic-owned businesses in the U.S. is expected to nearly double this year from 2002.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - With many aging baby boomers staying in the workforce longer, some employers are finding older workers are ideal hires.