North Carolina

Highest earning athlete from every state

Taking a look at the highest paid athlete born in each state for 2017.<p>Year by year, athlete contracts across sports are only getting bigger and …

North Carolina State University

Hello, Media Fact Checkers! Hillary Claims She Beat Trump, and Nixon Was Impeached

The Associated Press, PolitiFact, CNN, Snopes and all of the other "fact-checkers" should be busy this weekend and well into next week vetting the …

North Carolina Primaries

North Carolina Style Pulled Pork With a Vinegar Sauce Recipe

• In a saucepan combine the vinegar, sugar, red pepper, 1 teaspoon of salt, and the 1/4 teaspoon of pepper. Bring to a boil; remove from heat.<br>• Save …

Pork

Knicks getting visit from title-winning North Carolina stud

North Carolina junior swingman Justin Jackson will bring his championship résumé to the Knicks’ Tarrytown facility next month, The Post has …

College Basketball

Final Projected Field of 64

Tomorrow is Selection Monday so here is our final Field of 64. As always, our focus will be on the 33 at-large bids and the 16 Host Sites.<p>Our format …

College Basketball

Looking for Love? Here are the Best Cities to Rent In

There are tons of reasons you might choose to move to another city—maybe you just got a new job offer, maybe you want to be closer to family, maybe …

Cities

Utah's Daniels picks N.C. State over SDSU

Finishing second gets you a silver medal in the Olympics.<p>In college basketball recruiting, it gets you angst among your fan base.<p>Another transfer …

North Carolina State University

NC State Lands Bryce

NC State landed a major commitment today when UNC Wilmington sophomore wing C.J. Bryce announced his plans to join the Wolfpack. He informed Pack …

NC State Wolfpack

Report: “Budgets” a top 5 issue for cities, particularly 98% of all towns in North Carolina (and why Trump’s budget could bankrupt them)

President Trump and the NC Senate have already proposed drastic budgets that would hurt millions of low and middle-income households across the …

American South

JFK, 100 years on

We cannot imagine John F. Kennedy on his 100th birthday. For all of us, he will always be a man in his 40s, exuding the vigor that became one of his …

History

Henderson: "I Don't Know Why It Was Denied"

When NC State's season was over, Terry Henderson knew he had a decision to make. He averaged 13.8 points per game in his redshirt-senior year but the …

NC State Wolfpack

Gay United passenger accused of inappropriately touching son

United Airlines apologized to a customer after a flight attendant falsely accused a gay father of inappropriately touching his son.

Airlines

Florida State rallies past North Carolina 7-3 for ACC title

Cheered up by Florida State teammates after an error-prone moment, first baseman Drew Mendoza repaid his team with two bigger moments that helped the …

College Basketball

Pinehurst: A Perfect Marriage for Kennedy, Anderson

When Scott Kennedy and Matt Anderson entered a U.S. Amateur Four-Ball qualifier at Eagle Creek Golf & Country Club in Naples, Fla., last October, the …

Golf

Daniels Commits To NC State

Utah freshman guard Devon Daniels has committed to NC State after also considering San Diego …

NC State Wolfpack

NCAA denies extra-year request by NC State guard Henderson

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The NCAA has denied North Carolina State guard Terry Henderson's request for another year of eligibility.<p>Henderson announced the decision Friday in a statement issued by the school.<p>The Raleigh native played two seasons at West Virginia before transferring to N.C. State and …

NC State Wolfpack

United sorry for accusing dad of fondling son

Henry Amador-Batten, a gay father flying to his North Carolina home, was accused by United flight attendants of inappropriately touching his son on the flight, setting off a police investigation and angering the boy's fathers.

News (U.S.)

At 80, Gov. Hunt still pitching for education, N Carolina

Now out of the job longer than the time he served as chief executive, four-term North Carolina Gov. Jim Hunt sounds like he's still living in the …

North Carolina State University

ICE: Wendy Miranda Fernandez Has Been Deported, Is Currently in El Salvador

Immigration and Customs Enforcement spokesman Bryan Cox confirms that twenty-three-year-old Durham resident Wendy Miranda Fernandez—a former …

Raleigh

An insurance CEO says Trump has made Obamacare more expensive

<i>This is the web version of VoxCare, a daily newsletter from Vox on the latest twists and turns in America’s health care debate. Like what you’re reading? Sign up to</i> <i>get VoxCare in your inbox here</i><i>.</i><p>Legislators head back home this weekend for the Memorial Day recess — but don't expect to see much in …

ObamaCare

Rebuked Twice by Supreme Court, North Carolina Republicans Are Unabashed

RALEIGH, N.C. — In Washington, efforts by this state’s Republicans to cement their political dominance have taken a drubbing this month. On May 15, the Supreme Court struck down a North Carolina elections law that a federal appeals court said had been designed “with almost surgical precision” to …

Government

North Carolina Released Official Response To NCAA Notice Of Allegations

As unbelievable as it may sound, the North Carolina academic scandal may be moving towards a conclusion.<p>On Thursday, UNC released documents …

Research Triangle

14 High-Tech Cities You'll Want to Call Home

• Home/<br>• Features/<br>• 14 High-Tech Cities You'll Want to Call Home<p>14 High-Tech Cities You'll Want to Call Home<p>Silicon Valley and New York aren't the only …

Silicon Valley

Asheville's cooking chops on display on new TV show

ASHEVILLE - Imagine it: You're invited to dinner, and told you'll be fed a meal entirely made of scraps. How do you feel? Does that change if you …

Asheville

Expansion of vouchers sparks debate

House and Senate GOP leaders are planning to expand the state's school voucher program again, but Democrats say the money should be spent on reducing …

Education in North Carolina

UNC beats NC State 12-4, advances to ACC semifinals

Brandon Riley drove in three runs during a 10-run first inning that helped North Carolina beat rival North Carolina State 12-4 on Friday night in the …

NC State Wolfpack

A billboard in North Carolina minces no words about the travel ban

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Trump's travel ban may not have passed muster with an appeals court, but one church group in North Carolina isn't mincing words about why it's needed.<p>The North Carolina Pastors' Network put up a billboard along an Interstate which says:<p>"Why support President Trump's immigration …

American South

Man Jumps Out Of Plane at Charlotte Airport: Man Bit Flight Attendant, Documents Say

Updated: May 26, 2017 - 9:43 AM<p><b>CHARLOTTE, N.C.</b> - A man has been charged with jumping out of an American Airlines plane Thursday onto the tarmac at …

Charlotte

Time to take aim at partisan gerrymandering

Regarding the May 25 editorial “A welcome ruling on district lines”:<p>In the case of the gerrymandered districts in North Carolina, the Supreme Court and lower court supported the foolish contention that partisan politicians care about race when drawing lines for voting districts. That is not true. …

Opinion

The Texas GOP Is About To Pass An Anti-LGBT Bathroom Bill Despite North Carolina’s Disastrous Example

The economic effects of North Carolina’s anti-LGBT bathroom bill (HB2) will last for years. Overall, the discriminatory law prompted enough boycotts (ranging from sports leagues to entertainment acts along with corporate investment) to seal the deal on nearly $4 billion in lost revenue. The state’s …

LGBTQ