Efforts to block construction of a replacement for the Bonner Bridge are to blame for the current problems that led officials to close it to traffic, N.C. Department of Transportation Secretary Tony Tata said Wednesday.
A Pitt County couple has pleaded guilty in a murder for hire plot to kill two family members.
A three-judge panel of the state Court of Appeals on Tuesday unanimously rejected a bid by a company to establish an online-only charter school for students whose parents opt out of existing public school classrooms.
North Carolina transportation officials closed the only bridge onto a 60-mile stretch of the Outer Banks on Tuesday after discovering the deteriorating span posed an immediate safety threat.
Defense attorneys pressed police Tuesday to give the legal underpinnings for charges against North Carolina NAACP President William Barber and 11 others who were arrested during protests at the state legislature.
The former professor at the center of an academic scandal involving athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will plead not guilty to a felony fraud charge, his attorney said Tuesday.
A former professor at the center of an academic scandal involving athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has been charged with a felony, accused of receiving $12,000 in payment for a lecture course in which he held no classes.
Two symbols of North Carolina politics — the chief opponent of Republican-approved laws and the state budget director who's helped promote conservatism for decades — met Monday in a rare back-and-forth over GOP policies and the director's family business.
A long-anticipated $200 million ethanol plant that will turn grasses grown on North Carolina hog farms into motor fuel will go ahead, Gov. Pat McCrory's office said Monday.
A group looking at security on all University of North Carolina campuses wants to hear from the public.