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He's known for being the president of the Confederate States of America, but Jefferson Davis also served as a U.S. Senator and as President Franklin Pierce's secretary of war.
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John McWilliam, a Raleigh attorney representing some of the demonstrators arrested June 12, said he issued subpoenas for N.C. House Speaker Thom Tillis and Senate President Phil Berger to find out more about the enforcement of the building rules his clients had been accused of violating.
A college student accused of killing two Good Samaritans on Interstate 40 during a winter storm last month, was in court Thursday morning as a Wake County judge decided to lower his bond.
Pro-Russian sympathizers, including some holding signs that read: "Referendum!", gather to hear the announcement confirming that the Sevastopol regional council supported the vote for Crimea to secede from Ukraine and join Russia passed by the Crimean Parliament earlier in the day on March 6, 2014 in Sevastopol, Ukraine.
Entrepreneurs and media huddled together in the still under-construction HQ Raleigh building on Harrington Street to hear about a trip to Austin that most of us already knew about.
Shabar Marshall, 17, pleaded guilty to 15 charges that could result in a lifetime prison sentence for crimes committed inside a Lane Street home on Jan. 7, 2013, and a Sherry Drive house on Dec. 30, 2012.
Brig. Gen. Paul Wilson leaves the courthouse after testifying in pretrial motions in the case of Brig.
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
An undated photo of gullies in the coal ash pond at the Duke Energy Dan River Steam Station in Eden, N.C., show where coal ash flowed towards the Dan River beyond the far berm.
Triangle fans of California designer Trina Turk will get the chance to rub elbows with the designer while getting a first look at her spring and summer collections during Fashion Forward on Sunday at Belk Crabtree.
From left, Raleigh city councilor members Wayne Maiorano, Russ Stephenson, Eugene Weeks, Mayor Nancy McFarlane and Bonner Gaylord listen as Eileen Navarrete, bottom, with the Public Utilities Dept., makes a presentation during the Raleigh City Council's first-ever lunch meeting at City Hall building on March 4, 2014.
"It's the same and it's different when you get on air here," explains Reid, a former longtime DJ at N.C. State's WKNC 88.1 FM.
The show was created to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Swami Vivekananda, who died in 1902 at the age of 39. It combines live performance with laser animation by laser artist Manick Sorcar.
North Carolina state Sen. Martin Nesbitt of Asheville has stepped down as the Senate's minority leader because of a recent medical diagnosis requiring treatment, and Sen. Dan Blue of Raleigh is taking his place.