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Snowden Charged With Espionage

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 20:11
According to the Washington Post, federal prosecutors asked authorities in Hong Kong to detain Snowden on a provisional arrest warrant.

Facebook Glitch Exposes Millions Of Users Contact Info.

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 19:44

Facebook says a bug in its system led 6 million users' contact information to be inadvertently exposed.


NCAA Investigating PJ Hairston's Ties To NBA Agent

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 19:38
According to a USA Today source, an NCAA investigator met with a University of North Carolina compliance officer this week.

CBS News: Mandela Unresponsive

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 19:00
Mandela, 94, has been in the hospital for two weeks, fighting a lung infection.

Stocks Erratic After Thursday's Sell-Off

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 18:52
Today the stock market took a step back after suffering through a massive drop earlier in the week. 

Memorial For Former NC Gov. Held Friday

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 18:51
Family, friends and politicians of the past four decades gathered to say goodbye to former North Carolina Gov. Jim Holshouser.

Doctors Perform Thousands Of Unnecessary Surgeries

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 18:22
A USA TODAY study found that tens of thousands of times each year, patients undergo surgery they don't need.

Mayor Of NC Town Arrested For DWI

Thu, 06/20/2013 - 08:04
The mayor of the Union County town of Waxhaw has been arrested on a drunken driving charge.   

McCrory Signs Repeal Of Racial Justice Act

Thu, 06/20/2013 - 07:21

Gov. McCrory signed into law a repeal of an act that allowed convicted murderers to reduce life sentences if they could prove racial bias.   

After Two-Day Meeting, Council OK's GSO Budget

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 23:55
After a two-day meeting, the Greensboro City Council finally passed its nearly $460 million budget.

Rally Held Protesting Duke Energy Rate Hikes

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 23:51
The public had the chance to voice concerns about the proposed rate hike at a public hearing on Wednesday.

Cone Health Announces Layoffs

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 23:39
Cone Health announced Wednesday the company is eliminating 300 positions, 150 are current employees.

Community Comes To Rescue After Tree Falls On Home

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 23:35
A Greensboro woman and her family - victims of last week's severe weather - are saying thank you Wednesday night.

Duke Energy Rate Increase Hearing

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 19:20
Duke Energy is proposing a rate increase that will affect customers in the Triad.

NC Gov. Pat McCrory Wants Teacher Pay Raises

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 19:02

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is urging leaders in the state education system to devise ways to boost teacher pay.


NCDOT: Speed Limit Bill Only A Suggestion

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 18:51

The 75 miles per hour speed limit increase is only a suggestion to NCDOT, not a requirement.

Bill Amendment Would Raise Car Insurance Rates

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 18:45
An amendment to a Senate Bill would raise car insurance rates for more than a million drivers around the state.

Top Swimwear, $12 Pool Accessory Bargains

Wed, 06/19/2013 - 03:41
With prices up to 65% off, today is a superb day to gear up for summer.

Murder Suspect Had Key To Unlock Shackles & Escape

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 23:50
The Guilford County Sheriff's Office confirms that Keith Lauchon Jackson Jr. did have a key to unlock his shackles when he escaped for 15 minutes last Friday.

Woman Learns She Has No Insurance After Tree Falls On Home

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 23:49
LaToya Graham wasn't expecting a tree to come slamming through her house last week, but she was even more surprised when she found out the insurance she thought she had, no longer existed.