Updated: 03/24/2013 - A single ticket sold in New Jersey matched all six numbers in Saturday night's drawing for the $338.3 million Powerball jackpot, lottery officials said.
Posted: 03/21/2013 - YouTube says more than 1 billion people are now visiting its online video site each month to watch everything from zany clips of cute kittens to sobering scenes of social unrest around the world.
Posted: 03/20/2013 - A new $10.9 million dollar project in the east will soon become home to 84 low income families.
Posted: 03/20/2013 - Among those who had hoped Cindi Griffith would keep the older home is Tony Award-winning costume designer William Ivey Long, whose parents were friends with Griffith.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - Governor Pat McCrory has declared another state of emergency for Highway 12 connecting the outer banks to the mainland requiring immediate plans to repair the storm battered highway.
Updated: 03/19/2013 - Some stellar 3-point shooting by the ECU basketball team means a big check for United Way.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - Rowan County commissioners have opened their latest public meeting with a prayer, one week after the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina filed a lawsuit over the practice.
Updated: 03/18/2013 - The producers of the cable TV miniseries on the Bible say Internet chatter that their Satan character resembles President Barack Obama is "utter nonsense."
Updated: 03/18/2013 - We'll find out who's the "Biggest Loser" tonight as season 14 comes to an end.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - One of two prison inmates in Quebec has been recaptured following a daring daylight escape Sunday that involved a helicopter.
Posted: 03/15/2013 - Friday was an important day for many following a path in the medical field as medical students learned where they will spend the next few years as doctors-in-training.
Posted: 03/15/2013 - A civil rights group is praising legislation to limit the use of unmanned aircraft by North Carolina people and police and criminalize conduct involving drones that crosses that line.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - A local park that exhibits the world's largest collections of waterfowl species has now opened a new exhibit.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - The top U.S. commander in Afghanistan, Gen. Joseph Dunford, is warning his troops to be ready for increased violence because of a series of anti-American statements by Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - A state senator is introducing legislation aimed at streamlining the process for executing those sentenced to death.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - The Senate Judiciary Committee has approved an assault weapons ban in a party-line vote that underscores how hard it will be for the measure to survive in the full Senate.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - Physicists say they are now confident they have discovered a long-sought subatomic particle known as a Higgs boson.