NC Headlines
Gunman blasts car on NC interstate, robs occupants
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/31/2011 - 2:45pm.

Police are looking for a gunman who blasted a car on Interstate 95 with a shotgun and then robbed the occupants when the vehicle stopped.

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AGs concerned about human trafficking ads on website
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/31/2011 - 12:50pm.

Backpage.com needs to step up efforts to remove advertising for human trafficking, especially ads that could involve children, say Attorney General Roy Cooper and 45 other state attorneys general.

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School board may OK quick NC charter schools jump
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 08/31/2011 - 6:45am.

North Carolina is setting up a fast-track system to allow new charter schools to open in time for classrooms to open a year from now.

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Obama approves disaster declaration for NC
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 08/31/2011 - 6:42am.

President Obama has signed a disaster declaration for North Carolina as the state recovers from Hurricane Irene.

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House GOP leaders press NC gay marriage amendment
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/30/2011 - 12:50pm.

Republican leaders in the North Carolina House say it's time for lawmakers to let the people decide whether to place a gay marriage ban in the state constitution.

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AT&T adding cell phone capacity around NC colleges
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/30/2011 - 11:11am.

The company announced Tuesday that it added broadband capacity for the campuses of Duke University, East Carolina University, North Carolina State University, the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and the University of North Carolina Charlotte.

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Obama cabinet secretaries slated to visit NC
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/30/2011 - 11:07am.

Two officials from the Obama administration are traveling to North Carolina to get a first-hand look at damage caused by Hurricane Irene.

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