North Carolina

May 06, 2017 - 12:01 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Inside the Thirsty Beaver on Central Avenue, Pabst Blue Ribbon flows from cans and Merle Haggard flows from the jukebox, even as workers just a few feet away cocoon the building with a new five-story apartment development. The one-story dive bar in Plaza Midwood has been...
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May 05, 2017 - 6:21 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The Latest on efforts by North Carolina news organizations to persuade a judge not to seal details from a lawsuit stemming from the child murder investigation that led to two brothers being wrongly imprisoned (all times local): 5:50 p.m. A federal judge in North Carolina has...
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May 05, 2017 - 5:55 pm
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- A judge says the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill does not have to release the names of students and employees that its administrative procedures determined were responsible for sex offenses. Local media outlets report Orange County Superior Court Judge Allen...
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May 05, 2017 - 4:54 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina's often uncertain April 15 tax collections didn't yield much of a surprise this year for lawmakers drawing up the next state government budget. The new consensus forecast by economists at the General Assembly and the state budget office predicts a $581 million...
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May 05, 2017 - 4:18 pm
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Sheriff's deputies in North Carolina have arrested a man who they say struck a parole officer with his car and then led authorities on a chase. WITN in Greenville reports ( ) the Pitt County Sheriff's Office says 22-year-old Brandon Brock of Edenton is...
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May 05, 2017 - 3:38 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A federal appeals court has revived a lawsuit claiming that a North Carolina city discriminated against an African-American-owned television network. A divided three-judge panel of the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday reversed a lower court decision that dismissed...
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