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3 hrs ago | Bad Astronomy Blog
Over the past month, the story of Lauren Arrington's sixth-grade science project on lionfish salinity tolerance has exploded.
7 hrs ago | Beach Carolina Magazine
RALEIGH, NC July 24, 2014 - From the massive amphibious attack on Fort Fisher, the largest by American forces until World War II, to the 6,000 acre battlefield at Bentonville to the site of the largest surrender of the Civil War at Bennett Place, participants in an exclusive, behind-the-scenes Civil War Sesquicentennial Bus Tour will learn details ... (more)
9 hrs ago | The Town Talk
The nation's largest prison system has spent more than $36.5 million on psychotropic drugs to treat thousands of offenders in the past four years, according to federal Bureau of Prisons data supplied to USA TODAY.
10 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that federal courts have no jurisdiction over the Colombian claims.
12 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
North Carolina's Senate approved a Medicaid plan Thursday that will partially privatize how the program is administered in the state.
13 hrs ago | Utility Products
Duke Energy is realigning its organizational structure and the roles of several senior leaders to support the company's long-term strategy, Duke Energy president and CEO Lynn Good announced today.
17 hrs ago | News Observer
The Charlotte Observer reported that documents filed with the North Carolina Commerce Department indicate that RoundPoint Mortgage Co.
19 hrs ago | Carolina Beaches
An exploration of 18th century beer in Statesville, a look at the view 20 feet from stardom in Raleigh and a lively concert of indie folk tunes in Winston-Salem are just a few of the opportunities for fun and discovery you'll find this weekend with the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources.
20 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
The concert is scheduled for Sept. 13 in the Walnut Creek Amphitheatre in Raleigh.
21 hrs ago | Business Journal
North Carolinians will receive $8.5 million in refunds tied to their health insurance costs.
21 hrs ago | Business Journal
More than 182,500 North Carolinians will receive a total of nearly $8.5 million in refunds tied to Obamacare.
This undated photo provided by Timberlane Shutters/Timberlane.com shows windows with shutters.
A Veteran's flag that was supposed to be used as a funeral drape in North Carolina never made it.
A powerful drug combo may not be as effective against cystic fibrosis as previously thought.
Researchers have studied how they work in other parts of the world, but now, for the first time, a group of researchers is taking a closer look at rip currents off North Carolina beaches.
The Jacksonville Police Department and Jacksonville Onslow Chamber of Commerce are spreading flyers out to local ethnic restaurants and businesses to prevent a targeted armed robbery.
Police are investigating after a bomb exploded on a public transit bus Tuesday night in Durham, according to a report from WGHP.
Officials with the North Carolina Department of Transportation will give an update on the construction of toll lanes along I-77 on Monday.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 10:16 pm
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