Posted: 10:15 PM North Carolina's attorney general says 122 murders in 2012 were the result of domestic violence, a 15 percent increase from the year before.
Posted: 8:28 PM Three state House Republicans filed a bill Tuesday that attempts to make clear North Carolina local governments can't pass ordinances to prohibit soft drink sales above a particular size.
Posted: 1:18 PM The Air Force is grounding about a third of its active-duty combat aircraft because of automatic spending cuts.
Posted: 2:06 PM North Carolina's Department of Transportation is filling the need of people who prefer unfolding a map to digital technology.
Updated: 1:51 PM Everything went to script Sunday night at the Academy of Country Music Awards until the end -- when Luke Bryan pulled off an amazing upset and won entertainer of the year.
Posted: 4:24 PM Authorities say a Georgia man unleashed his two pit bulls on a neighbor's pet pig that got loose in a mobile home park, then stabbed the animal 15 to 20 times in front of children and other onlookers.
Posted: 6:27 AM Camp Lejeune and North Carolina coastal communities are joining forces for a motorcycle ride to combat alcohol abuse.
Updated: 11:41 AM One of the North Carolina legislators who sponsored a resolution declaring the state can make its own laws about religion without involvement from the federal government and courts is apologizing for any embarrassment to his community and state.
Updated: 2:55 PM West Virginia authorities say a cast member of the MTV reality show "BUCKWILD" has been found dead, along with his uncle and a third, unidentified person.
Updated: 9:20 PM A German official says Justin Bieber had to leave a monkey in quarantine after arriving in the country last week without the necessary papers for the animal.
Posted: 12:22 PM The Obama administration is proposing a reduction in sulfur in gasoline and tightened emissions standards on cars beginning in 2017.
Updated: 12:30 PM Military analysts say North Korea is likely years away from being able to carry out a threat to strike the U.S. with long-range missiles.
Updated: 11:19 AM AA Carolinas thinks a 16-cent drop in gas prices and a forecast of pleasant weather could lead motorists to do some traveling during the Easter weekend.
Posted: 11:08 AM The Carteret County beach town of Emerald Isle plans to put in special docks for those who use kayaks and paddle boards.
Posted: 10:47 AM Richard Griffiths, the British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the "Harry Potter" movies, has died. He was 65.
Updated: 12:12 PM NC House members say a public school safety bill should give parents and teachers piece of mind that legislators are doing whatever is necessary to protect students and school personnel following the Connecticut school shootings.