The latest investigation into a long-running academic scandal laid bare the stresses of trying to compete in revenue-producing sports while maintaining the academic standards of the nation’s oldest public university, which has for decades taken ...
Republican NC Senate hopeful Molotov Mitchell's campaign has been turning heads in the predominantly Democratic Raleigh-Cary district where incumbent Sen. Josh Stein is seeking a fourth term.
North Carolina’s football program had become so dependent on Deborah Crowder, the former manager of UNC’s African and Afro-American Studies department, and her use of irregular classes to keep a stream of players academically eligible over 18 years...
Wainstein report says Jan Boxill, UNC faculty member, suggested grades for athletes in 'paper' classes
In 2012, when former Gov. Jim Martin unveiled the last report into academic fraud and no-show classes in African and Afro-American Studies, the leader of the faculty, Jan Boxill, called the report disturbing, and astonishing....
Raleigh police early Wednesday charged a Fayetteville man with having over a half-pound of heroin, 120 tabs of LSD, cocaine, several hundred antidepressant pills and an illegal .38-caliber handgun.
The heart of the Canadian capital was thrown into panic and placed in lockdown on Wednesday after a gunman armed with a rifle or shotgun fatally wounded a corporal guarding the tomb of the unknown soldier at the National War Memorial, entered the...
Fear and information about Ebola are abounding, from worries about a sick plane passenger to anxiety about a school official who went to South Africa – 3,000 miles from the Ebola outbreak.
North Carolina's largest health insurer says rates will rise by more than 13 percent on average next year for buyers of individual Affordable Care Act policies.
NOAA’s seasonal outlook for the winter of 2014 has been published, and NC’s weather could continue the wetter than normal trend.
Almost simultaneous accidents at N.C. 50 intersections in and a few miles south of Garner on Tuesday morning involved overturned cars and hampered traffic.