Updated: 02/27/2014 - Singer and actor Clay Aiken officially filed candidacy papers Thursday to run for the state's 2nd Congressional District currently held by Republican Renee Ellmers.
Updated: 02/27/2014 - An Onslow County middle school is one of 15 finalists in a national competition, but they need your help to win.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - Starting March first it's going to cost you more to get into the North Carolina Aquariums.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Under mounting pressure, General Motors doubled a recall involving defective ignition switches ─ now linked to 31 crashes and at least 13 fatalities.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - While tiny houses have been attractive for those wanting to downsize for financial or environmental reasons, there's another population benefiting from the small-dwelling movement: the homeless.
Posted: 02/26/2014 - Alec Baldwin is putting a twist on his rocky relationship with the media: He's playing a meddling newspaperman on a NBC drama.
Updated: 02/26/2014 - Perhaps comforting news for Marines when it comes to their uniforms: the Commandant has given the green light to rolled sleeves in non-combat areas.
Posted: 02/24/2014 - The average cost of a gallon of regular gasoline rose 12 cents, to $3.41, during the past two weeks.
Updated: 02/22/2014 - Maria von Trapp, the last surviving member and second-eldest daughter of the musical family whose escape from Nazi-occupied Austria was the basis for "The Sound of Music," has died. She was 99.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - North Carolina native and singer-songwriter James Taylor is starring in a television ad for an environmental group urging viewers to challenge efforts to allow natural gas exploration in the state through fracking.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - One North Carolina beach town has put a moratorium on building so-called mega-houses.
Posted: 02/21/2014 - The Food and Drug Administration is seeking to revamp its 40-year-old system for regulating hundreds of over-the-counter drugs, saying the decades-old process is not flexible enough to keep pace with modern medical developments.