Raleigh

A Fascinating Look Inside the First Flat Earth International Conference in Raleigh, North Carolina

BBC News travelled to Raleigh, North Carolina, the site of the very first Flat Earth International Conference and speak with the attendees in order …

North Carolina

This Vomit Machine Could Purge the Secret to Norovirus

Scientists are trying to demystify the science of ‘food poisoning,’ one mechanized barf at a time.<p>A couple of years ago, PhD student Grace Tung …

Norovirus

1 killed, 1 injured in Raleigh crash

RALEIGH -- Raleigh police are investigating a deadly car crash.<p>It happened around 4:40 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Louisburg Road and Calvary …

NC State bowl projections: Camping World, Sun appear to be most likely destinations for Wolfpack

Whatever shot NC State had at landing in the Orange Bowl went up in smoke with the Wolfpack’s loss to Wake Forest on Saturday, but the team is still …

College Football

Notre Dame Upsets N.C. State in Five Behind Yeadon's 17 Kills

– NC State started the match strong, as the Wolfpack raced out to a 4-1 lead in the opening set following consecutive kills from Kaitlyn Kearney.<p>– …

Volleyball

Seidt Hits 'A' Cut as Kentucky Women Win 1st-Ever OSU Invite Title

Kentucky Wildcat <b>Asia Seidt</b> capped off an impressive weekend with an NCAA ‘A’ cut in the 200 backstroke, winning the race handily with a 1:50.67. We …

College Basketball

Yale beats Harvard 24-3 in 'The Game'

Kurt Rawlings threw for 177 yards and a touchdown to lead Yale over rival Harvard 24-3 on Saturday at Yale Bowl in New Haven, Conn., securing the …

College Football

NC State vs. Wake Forest game thread

hiNC State and Wake Forest have a ways to go yet before kickoff, and it feels like the game is starting at like 10 p.m. thanks to damned daylight …

NC State Wolfpack

Arson heavily damages Raleigh home soon after family moves out, fire officials say

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Authorities say someone intentionally set a fire that heavily damaged a home in Raleigh early Saturday.<p>The blaze was reported …

North Carolina

Man charged in shooting that injured 3 at Raleigh restaurant

Raleigh police said one man has been charged in the shooting at a restaurant that left three people injured early Sunday morning.

Crime

Emeka Emezie apologizes, but this N.C. State loss was bigger than any one player

The tears came quickly. Emeka Emezie knew what had happened, what it meant when he lost control of the football and it bounced away, out of his …

College Football

What Foods Are Most Likely to Make You Sick?

We put some common myths to rest—and help you tackle your next turkey dinner with confidence<p>Comment on this Story

Public Health

Eastbound I-40 closed near Gorman St. in Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — All eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at Gorman Street in Raleigh were closed Friday night after a crash, officials said.<p>The …

North Carolina

Should the Broncos make Tyrod Taylor their next quarterback?

That's the (multi-)million dollar question facing the Denver Broncos: Should they go after Tyrod Taylor given the subpar quarterback play the team …

NFL

Where Raleigh ranks among the nation’s tech hubs, and what that means

Raleigh, one of the nation’s fastest growing cities, does not have a port or a large railroad switching yard, does not straddle an important river, …

North Carolina

Wake Forest is quietly having a breakthrough season behind John Wolford’s brilliance

It appears nobody’s noticed, but the Deacs have a good football team, guys.A breakthough year in sports doesn’t have an exact definition, but we’ve …

College Football

A new material could help us use solar energy just as efficiently as plants

Researchers are one step closer to creating glass or textiles from manmade DNA that can absorb light—which could improve our use of solar energy …

Clean Energy

Texas investor buys more Raleigh apartments

An Austin, Texas, real estate investment firm has snapped up more apartments near downtown Raleigh.

Real Estate

After the INDY’s Report About Judicial Nominee Thomas Farr Misleading a Senate Committee, Senator Dianne Feinstein Wants Answers

U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat and ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said Friday she's "disturbed greatly" by …

Research Triangle

Gearing Up for Change in Charleston

This year’s Charleston Conference, held from November 6–10, addressed the theme “What’s Past Is Prologue.” As always, the conference was too packed …

Scientific Research

Think you can design a better logo for Raleigh? Here's your chance

One week after Raleigh's city council approved a new logo that spent nearly a year in development and cost taxpayers $226,000, a business owner is …

North Carolina

Wood Report: NCAA Cross Country Championship Men’s Individual Projections & All-Americans

The 2017 NCAA Cross Country Championships are here. It’s been a long time coming. I can think back upon opening Excel in the summer to start up on …

Track & Field

NC’s 2 biggest metros are showing off pricey logos. But one cost a lot more.

Raleigh and Charlotte revealed new city logos in November. Both were pricey, but Raleigh’s cost nearly 10 times more than Charlotte’s.<p>Raleigh paid …

North Carolina

Have thoughts about Raleigh’s new logo? Here’s a chance to design one yourself.

Several downtown business owners are asking residents to create their own Raleigh logos after the city’s new emblem drew strong reactions last …

North Carolina

Raleigh community meets to discuss future of Dix Park

RALEIGH -- At least 400 people in the Raleigh community have given their input on the Dorthea Dix Park development.<p>The first community meeting was …

NCSU Democratic Socialists hosting free brake light replacement clinic Sunday

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A North Carolina State University student group will be hosting a free brake light replacement clinic on Nov. 19.<p>The school’s …

North Carolina State University

NC State To Compete At Ohio State Invitational

The No. 5/12 NC State men’s & women’s swimming & diving team is set to take on several nationally-ranked programs at the Ohio State Invitational at …

Olympics

Chubb, Finley, and some NFL mock drafts

To the surprise of absolutely nobody who has watched NC State football over the past two-plus years, Bradley Chubb is a very good football player at …

NC State Wolfpack

Gas leak north of downtown Raleigh capped

Firefighters evacuated an area along Peace Street between N. Blount Street and N. Person Street north of downtown Raleigh Thursday because of a …

North Carolina

Dominant second half propels NC State to 86-68 win over Presbyterian

NC State out-scored Presbyterian 50-24 in the second half to overcome an eight-point halftime deficit and roll past Presbyterian, 86-68. As bad as …

College Basketball