| Jul 4, 2014
| 12:50 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina avoided major damage from Hurricane Arthur, Gov. Pat McCrory said Friday morning, and conditions up and down the coast are improving but flooding and about 44,000 power outages still afflict an area that usually has one of its...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:20 AM
DETROIT A federal judge has cracked down on the travel and computer activities of a Dearborn, Mich., cleric popular worldwide with the extremist militant group that announced last week the formation of an Islamic state in Iraq and Syria.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 5:50 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. The day after Hurricane Arthur roared ashore at Shackleford Banks with 100-mph winds whipping, the season's first hurricane left dramatically different legacies on opposite ends of the North Carolina coast.
Along the southern beaches, hotel...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:35 AM
MOREHEAD CITY, N.C. Climate scientists predict that by 2100, sea level will be 2 to 3 feet higher than it is today, but it appears that oyster reefs may adapt to the change.
New research at the University of North Carolina Marine Science Institute...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:39 PM
The GOP establishment's top choice for Senate from North Carolina, Thom Tillis, won the party's nomination over a tea party favorite Tuesday night, setting up a fall showdown against a vulnerable incumbent, Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan.
Hagan is considered...
| May 6, 2014
| 9:30 AM
When Nancy Silverton was named Outstanding Chef of the year by the James Beard Foundation on Monday night, she floated onto the Lincoln Center stage in an edgy white jacket and sunglasses. It was fitting that when Southern California finally broke its...
| May 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Orlando Sentinel College Insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our projected No....
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:51 PM
In the aftermath of Seth Allen’s departure from Maryland, Mark Turgeon said that he accepted the responsibility for what had become a mass exodus from College Park since the end of the season.
Turgeon also said that he was going to change the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Former North Carolina basketball star Rashad McCants went on ESPN's "Outside the Lines" on Thursday and revealed why it was easy for him to help the Tar Heels win the national championship in 2005: He never went to class. He also said he made the dean&...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:25 PM
PINEHURST, N.C. -- The 114th U.S. Open begins Thursday morning at Pinehurst No. 2 in the sand hills of North Carolina. A 156-player field will attack a par-70 course that has so many unique challenges throughout.
As a primer for the start of the...
| May 5, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Tuesday's primary in North Carolina offers the latest round in the tea party vs. the GOP establishment battle for the U.S. Senate, and so far the establishment appears to be winning.
Both the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Karl Rove's American...