Bill Leslie: Volume Control

BILL LESLIE: VOLUME CONTROL

Author David Owen writes in his new book "Volume Control" that some restaurants "turn up the sound as the night goes on, both to make...

Sprinklers keep fire in Durham hotel from spreading

SPRINKLERS KEEP FIRE IN DURHAM HOTEL FROM SPREADING

A fire broke out in a Durham hotel room, but the sprinkler system kept it from damaging the rest of the building, authorities said.

 
 
 
Debate discusses proposed Civil War Museum in Fayetteville

DEBATE DISCUSSES PROPOSED CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN FAYETTEVILLE

A heated debate is expected Thursday night at a public hearing on a proposed Civic War Museum in Fayetteville.

Four people displaced after house fire in Smithfield

FOUR PEOPLE DISPLACED AFTER HOUSE FIRE IN SMITHFIELD

Four people have been displaced, including a child, after a house fire Thursday in Johnston County.

 
 
 
Freezing temperatures to blame for at least 9 water main breaks in Durham

FREEZING TEMPERATURES TO BLAME FOR AT LEAST 9 WATER MAIN BREAKS IN DURHAM

Durham School of the Arts dismissed students early Thursday morning due to a water main break that left the building without water.

Bill gives DOT a cash infusion, lots of new reporting requirements

BILL GIVES DOT A CASH INFUSION, LOTS OF NEW REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

Bill would also cap annual Map Act payments and change the way interest is calculated on future lawsuit settlements.

 
 
 
Whistleblower who reported prosecutors' wife-hiring scheme wins $1.8M jury award

WHISTLEBLOWER WHO REPORTED PROSECUTORS' WIFE-HIRING SCHEME WINS $1.8M JURY AWARD

The former staffer who reported three years ago that then-Person County District Attorney Wallace Bradsher had hired a colleague's...

House OKs new congressional district map

HOUSE OKS NEW CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT MAP

The House voted along party lines Thursday to approve a new map for North Carolina's 13 U.S. House districts.

 
 
 
Prisons face evolving fight to keep drugs out of inmates' hands

PRISONS FACE EVOLVING FIGHT TO KEEP DRUGS OUT OF INMATES' HANDS

Whether it's creatively disguised, mailed or hidden in clothing, people go to great lengths to smuggle drugs and other contraband into...

The question now: How to bring Hurricane Dorian castaway cows home?

THE QUESTION NOW: HOW TO BRING HURRICANE DORIAN CASTAWAY COWS HOME?

Hurricane Dorian slammed into North Carolina as a Category 1 storm Sept. 6, lashing the state with heavy rain, wind and flooding after...

 
 
 
Investigation continues after man found dead in Nashville home invasion

INVESTIGATION CONTINUES AFTER MAN FOUND DEAD IN NASHVILLE HOME INVASION

One person was killed in a home invasion in Nashville on Thursday morning, police said.

Debate scheduled for Thursday night over proposed Civil War Museum in Fayetteville

DEBATE SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY NIGHT OVER PROPOSED CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN FAYETTEVILLE

A heated debate is expected Thursday night at a public hearing on a proposed Civic War Museum in Fayetteville.

 
 
 
Fatal shooting at Johnston convenience store linked to string of robberies

FATAL SHOOTING AT JOHNSTON CONVENIENCE STORE LINKED TO STRING OF ROBBERIES

A man was shot and killed overnight at a convenience store in Johnston County in what authorities say was part of a string of robberies...

Two flu-related deaths reported in North Carolina this season

TWO FLU-RELATED DEATHS REPORTED IN NORTH CAROLINA THIS SEASON

Two people have died from complications of the flu in North Carolina so far this season.

 
 
 
Freezing temperatures to blame for at least 6 water main breaks in Durham

FREEZING TEMPERATURES TO BLAME FOR AT LEAST 6 WATER MAIN BREAKS IN DURHAM

Durham School of the Arts dismissed students early Thursday morning due to a water main break that left the building without water.

'He died doing what he loved': Northampton deputy killed in car crash

'HE DIED DOING WHAT HE LOVED': NORTHAMPTON DEPUTY KILLED IN CAR CRASH

A deputy with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office died in a crash on Wednesday night while responding to a call for help.

 
 
 
Developer to unveil $1 billion mixed-use project in North Raleigh

DEVELOPER TO UNVEIL $1 BILLION MIXED-USE PROJECT IN NORTH RALEIGH

A new $1 billion development in North Raleigh is being unveiled this morning, a 40-acre mixed-use complex that will be located along...

1 dead in home invasion near Nashville middle school

1 DEAD IN HOME INVASION NEAR NASHVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL

One person was killed in a home invasion in Nashville on Thursday morning, police said.

 
 
 
Northampton County deputy dies in crash while responding to call

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY DEPUTY DIES IN CRASH WHILE RESPONDING TO CALL

A deputy with the Northampton County Sheriff's Office died Wednesday night in the line of duty.

Some first round football games moved to Thursday due to possible rain on Friday

SOME FIRST ROUND FOOTBALL GAMES MOVED TO THURSDAY DUE TO POSSIBLE RAIN ON FRIDAY

Friday's weather forecast is wet, and some schools have decided to move first round playoff games in order to miss the potential rain.

 
 
 



FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'

FDA issues warning to Dollar Tree about selling 'potentially unsafe drugs'

The FDA issued a warning letter to Dollar Tree for receiving over-the-counter drugs produced by foreign manufacturers that have been found to be adulterated. Read more ...

Myles Garrett after helmet-swing fiasco: ‘I lost my cool. It's on me'

Myles Garrett after helmet-swing fiasco: ‘I lost my cool. It's on me'

Myles Garrett is instantly regretting his helmet-swinging actions. The defensive end ripped off Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph's helmet and hit him with it in the head in... Read more ...

NFL must suspend Myles Garrett for season so undisciplined Browns get the...

NFL must suspend Myles Garrett for season so undisciplined Browns get the message

The league can send a powerful message by saying that Myles Garrett can't play again in 2019 after what he did to Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph. Read more ...

President Trump wants Supreme Court to block subpoena for his taxes

President Trump wants Supreme Court to block subpoena for his taxes

The filing sets the stage for a high court showdown over the tax returns the president has refused to release, unlike every other modern president. Read more ...

'This is devastating': California governor speaks on Santa Clarita school...

'This is devastating': California governor speaks on Santa Clarita school shooting

California Gov. Gavin Newsom said the news of the deadly shooting Thursday at a Santa Clarita high school "breaks my heart." Read more ...

This company will pay you $1,000 to watch Hallmark Christmas movies

This company will pay you $1,000 to watch Hallmark Christmas movies

If you are a fan of Hallmark Christmas movies, this is the perfect job for you. Read more ...

Impeachment Hearings Continue With Marie Yovanovitch, Ex-Ambassador To Ukraine

Impeachment Hearings Continue With Marie Yovanovitch, Ex-Ambassador To Ukraine

Yovanovitch was recalled from her post after a campaign to push her out led by President Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. She is now appearing for the second day of open... Read more ...

SoftBank is reportedly holding up a big chunk of its $9.5 billion bailout of...

SoftBank is reportedly holding up a big chunk of its $9.5 billion bailout of WeWork - and it's causing 'lots of anxiety'

WeWork is still waiting for a big chunk of the $9.5 billion bailout it agreed with SoftBank, according to The Real Deal . SoftBank has postponed a $3 billion tender offer... Read more ...

'Suspect in custody' after several people injured in shooting at southern...

'Suspect in custody' after several people injured in shooting at southern California high school

Several people were injured in a school shooting in the Los Angeles area Thursday morning and reports indicate the suspect is "no longer a threat." Read more ...

Man struck killed while helping motorist on 495

Man struck killed while helping motorist on 495

A man was struck and killed as he helped a motorist on Interstate 495 in Wrentham. Read more ...