- Journal West
Seven state lawmakers in North Carolina, including Senate Rules Chairman Tom Apodaca and Rep. Julia Howard of Davie County, have reimbursed themselves for thousands of dollars in campaign spending without reporting details of those expenditures.
A major reworking of bus routes in Winston-Salem could be in the works for the coming year, as the city searches for ways to make bus travel speedier and more efficient.
Coach Danny Manning brought a different Wake Forest team back from Hawaii from the one he took there a week ago.
RALEIGH (AP) — Police in Raleigh say a 21-month-old boy is hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a dog attack at a home he and his parents were visiting.
BOONE — When the turkey settles and after the seniors take a walk down memory lane Saturday afternoon, there’s still a football game to be played.
A man involved in a 29-hour standoff with police at a hotel nearly two years ago was sentenced to a little more than three years in federal prison.
FOREST CITY (AP) — Facebook has awarded more than $70,000 in grants to groups located near its data center in Forest City.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A gunman who opened fire inside a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood clinic was arrested Friday after engaging in gun battles with authorities during an hours-long standoff that killed three people and wounded nine others, officials said.
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has agreed to reopen the Camel Cash promotion for six months — for California consumers only — as part of the resolution of a 6-year-old legal dispute.
If college is an investment, students don’t have to be the only ones reaping the returns. Or for that matter, taking on the risks.
Door-buster sales Thursday night weren’t enough to persuade Katrina Fields to sacrifice Thanksgiving family time or to change her Black Friday shopping tradition.
RALEIGH — New North Carolina laws are aimed at cracking down on revenge porn, keeping children safe from the liquid used in electronic cigarettes and regulating automatic license plate readers.
CHARLOTTE — A woman and her fiance have married in a Carolinas Medical Center hospital room so the bride's terminally ill father would be there to give her away.
Several gunshots were fired and a woman was robbed after a rowdy closing at Ziggy’s music club early Friday.
CHICAGO — After days of protests in Chicago since the release of a video showing a black teenager shot 16 times by a white police officer, demonstrators were poised to disrupt Black Friday shopping with a march through the heart of the city's most famous retail district.
ARDEN — Police have arrested two people after a vehicle chase that started on Interstate 26 and ended in a construction site.
BOLIVIA — The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says remains found earlier this month in Leland are those of a Wilmington teen who has been missing since 2011.
FAYETTEVILLE — Police in Fayetteville have arrested a man and accused him of burning a church earlier this year.
A volunteer asks a local designer to help redecorate a drab consultation room at the Greensboro hospital.
Some things are just meant to be.
A family history with cancer has occupied a space in the back of Linda Leonard’s mind for nearly three decades.
Thanksgiving is a time to show gratitude for family, friends — and strangers.
WASHINGTON — Michelle Obama’s message for high school seniors fretting about their college prospects is simple.
Now that Thanksgiving is behind us, many people are starting to put up their Christmas decorations and get ready for the rest of the holiday season. For pet owners, decorations provide an added challenge — and, sometimes, a potential hazard. Here are some tips from the ASPCA, PetSafe.net and PetMD about ways to make the decorations more safe for your furry friends:
Those "Wagoner's" Christmas tree lots are to Greensboro what McDonald's is to fast food: Everywhere.
United Furniture Industries Inc. confirmed it has chosen a former production plant in Linwood to fill its current need for distribution space in the Triad.
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans paused Thursday to celebrate their blessings despite terrorism fears and racial tensions over fatal police shootings across the country. A record number of police officers patrolled the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, while St. Louis resumed its annual parade, canceled last year amid protests over Michael Brown's death.
NASHVILLE — A strong second half from Appalachian State led to a 73-62 victory over Liberty on Thursday in the first game of the Challenge in Music City.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Cam Newton is still perfect this season. Tony Romo might be out for good with the same injury that sidelined him for seven games.