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48 min ago | Courier-Post
In 1992, when Greg Foster first started peddling Christmas trees out of a lot in Blackwood, he sold 173 evergreens.
How much do you know about Islam?
Should America ever negotiate with terrorists?
5 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
Stacey Capps labels samples in the ImmunoReagents lab last week on N.C. State's Centennial Campus in Raleigh.
6 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
"Medicaid continues to be over budget and costs keep growing," said Mardy Peal, an adviser to state Health and Human Services secretary Dr. Aldona Wos.
10 hrs ago | The Gaston Gazette
Three new child abuse laws go into effect this month, increasing penalties for felony child abuse and making it a felony to not report a missing child within 24 hours.
14 hrs ago | World Magazine
Five years ago, WORLD founder Joel Belz suffered a journalistic disaster. He had tra v eled to Vancouver, British Columbia, to interview octogenarian J.I. Packer, author of many terrific books on theology .
Due to the winter storm warning and ice storm warning in parts of the Piedmont Triad on Sunday, some events are canceled and some businesses are closed.
We found out in October that infant mortality got worse in North Carolina last year, as it had the year before.
Ticket Down announces that One Direction is coming to the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, North Carolina on Saturday, September 27th and Sunday, September 28th.
In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama says more than one million Americans will lose benefits if lawmakers don't act.
Jokes about "Polacks" have always been tasteless and silly. Based on the latest international test scores, trying to get a laugh today by portraying Polish people as ignorant or dumb is a good way to identify yourself as, well, ignorant or dumb.
The visitors from the Arctic have shown up as far south as North Carolina, on the island of Bermuda and in unusually large numbers in the Northeast and around the Great Lakes.
On the second day of the 12 Days of Broadband, MCNC highlights some of the critical steps North Carolina made this year to find better and more effective federated identity management solutions for education institutions throughout the state.
TLC's second season of Gypsy Sisters premiered on Thursday night with nothing less than another explosive fight, this time between self-proclaimed matriarch Nettie Stanley and her cousin Kayla, and instigated by none other than Mellie Stanley.
A ceremony scheduled for the State Capitol grounds is paying respects to the 1,271 people killed in traffic accidents in North Carolina in 2012.
North Carolina has lot riding on the outcome of the closed-door drama playing out in Washington as members of Congress work against a deadline this month to hammer out divisions in a new five-year farm bill.
A political committee supporting Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan has started running North Carolina television commercials aiming at state House Speaker Thom Tillis, a potential Republican challenger next fall.