Green sea turtles, Kemp’s ridley and a loggerhead paddled into the ocean in a release at Cape Hatteras seashore on the North Carolina Outer Banks after being treated at the N.C. Aquarium’s Sea Turtle Assistance and Rehabilitation Center.
Christopher James Bell, 34, was arrested and charged in a three-car crash that killed a 10-year-old girl in Fayetteville, NC. His SUV collided into a car at Ramsey Street and Country Club Drive, causing it to overturn, police say.
In an unexpected move Thursday, June 21, 2018, a North Carolina House Democrat moved to kill her own bill that would have started the process to create a statewide universal health care system. Republicans had resurrected the bill.
North Carolina Republicans want legislative leaders to appoint all members of the state elections board, a power now held by the governor. Voters would consider the constitutional amendment referendum in November.
Duke Energy's request to raise rates in an area that includes the Charlotte region was denied on Friday by the North Carolina Utilities Commission. That was a rare rejection for the Charlotte-based utility.
Did Durham's Duffer Brothers, creators of the Netflix series "Stranger Things," drop a Michael Peterson reference in the first season of the show, when Chief Hopper mentions an owl attack? The brothers are known to include Durham references.
A McClellanville man is charged with ill treatment to animals after shooting his brother’s 1 year old Labrador retriever 8 times with 9mm handgun. The dog was mating with his own, which he thought would die if it got pregnant, affidavit says.
A Duke University biologist and his co-authors have found that American swamp sparrows may have been singing the same songs for 1,000 years. So, passing traditions on for generations isn’t unique to humans.