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Nov. 29, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Officer who shot Michael Brown resigns in Ferguson

The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown resigned on Saturday, and protests intensified in the St. Louis suburb where violence erupted earlier this week when a grand jury decided not to indict him.


Nov. 29, 2014 @ 11:53 PM

Man shot at Charlotte car wash dies 1 day later

A man shot at a car wash in Charlotte has died in the hospital.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police said 19-year-old Jose Cuestas died Saturday morning, less than 24 hours after he was wounded at the car wash in northwest Charlotte.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

As OPEC faces tough test, lower oil prices loom

These are the moments OPEC exists for: A sharp drop in global oil prices has reduced the amount of money OPEC countries take in by nearly $1 billion a day.

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 01:04 PM

Labor group in NC protests for higher wages

A labor group is demanding higher wages and full-time work for North Carolina Wal-Mart workers as the holiday shopping season ramps up.

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 01:03 PM

Media sue over records of fired UNC staffers

A coalition of North Carolina news organizations is suing the state's flagship public university to force it to disclose the nine campus employees fired or disciplined for their roles in a scheme allowing fake classes and generous grades.

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 01:00 PM

Police: Video of officer shooting boy is 'clear'

Cleveland police say an officer was less than 10 feet away when he fatally shot a 12-year-old boy who had what turned out to be a replica gun.

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 12:58 PM

Iran nuclear talks to be extended until July

Facing still significant differences between the U.S. and Iran, negotiators gave up on last-minute efforts to get a nuclear deal by the Monday deadline and extended their talks for another seven months.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 08:08 PM

Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations

Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring herself to do it.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

Man arrested in NC, body of missing woman found

Authorities say they found the body of a missing Virginia woman after arresting her boyfriend in North Carolina.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 08:05 PM

NC Republicans pick Moore to be new House speaker

North Carolina Republican lawmakers on Saturday picked state Rep. Tim Moore of Cleveland County to become the next leader of the state House of Representatives.