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  • 'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

    'Party mansion' in North Raleigh sells for $1 million

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-08-26 16:42:52 GMT
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    A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.More >
    A North Raleigh house commonly referred to as “the party mansion” sold last month for $1 million.More >
  • How to report drivers who pass stopped NC school buses

    How to report drivers who pass stopped NC school buses

    Monday, August 25 2014 5:25 PM EDT2014-08-25 21:25:40 GMT
    Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and you can do something about it.The North Carolina Highway Patrol has a form for people who see a motorist pass a stopped school bus.Highway Patrol form to report drivers who pass school busesUnder North Carolina law, G.S. 20-217, drivers going either direction must stop when a school bus is stopped to let children off. Drivers are not supposed to continue until the bus has completed dropping the children off and begun to move agai...More >
    Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and you can do something about it.The North Carolina Highway Patrol has a form for people who see a motorist pass a stopped school bus.Highway Patrol form to report drivers who pass school busesUnder North Carolina law, G.S. 20-217, drivers going either direction must stop when a school bus is stopped to let children off. Drivers are not supposed to continue until the bus has completed dropping the children off and begun to move agai...More >
  • NC State students develop nail polish to battle date rape

    NC State students develop nail polish to battle date rape

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 5:31 PM EDT2014-08-26 21:31:05 GMT
    Four N.C. State students teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs.More >
    Four N.C. State students teamed up to invent a nail polish that changes color when it comes in contact with date-rape drugs.More >
  • NC has stiff penalties for passing stopped school bus

    NC has stiff penalties for passing stopped school bus

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:36:56 GMT
    Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and many of them may not even realize they are breaking the law. It's an issue that has received intense attention in North Carolina, with 13 children being hit, and killed, at bus stops since 1999. One survey on March 26 of this year recorded 429 times where a driver roared past a stopped school bus in Wake County alone. In Durham County, there were 89 violations that same day and Cumberland County had a whopping 210. Johnston Coun...More >
    Thousands of motorists pass stopped school buses every day, and many of them may not even realize they are breaking the law. It's an issue that has received intense attention in North Carolina, with 13 children being hit, and killed, at bus stops since 1999. One survey on March 26 of this year recorded 429 times where a driver roared past a stopped school bus in Wake County alone. In Durham County, there were 89 violations that same day and Cumberland County had a whopping 210. Johnston Coun...More >
  • 13 NC kids killed since 1999 by drivers passing school buses

    13 NC kids killed since 1999 by drivers passing school buses

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 9:06 PM EDT2014-08-27 01:06:55 GMT
    NC drivers pass stopped school buses every day, violating state laws requiring drivers to yield when a bus's stop arm is extended.More >
    NC drivers pass stopped school buses every day, violating state laws requiring drivers to yield when a bus's stop arm is extended.
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  • Judge: No timeline in 'modern' Oakwood home decision

    Judge: No timeline in 'modern' Oakwood home decision

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:11 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:11:44 GMT
    Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood.Some neighbors in Oakwood complain Louis Cherry's design is too contemporary for the historic neighborhood.
    The fate of a contemporary home under construction in an historic downtown Raleigh neighborhood is in now in the hands of a judge.More >
    The fate of a contemporary home under construction in an historic downtown Raleigh neighborhood is in now in the hands of a judge.More >
  • Highway Patrol: Drivers passing stopped school buses is an 'epidemic'

    Highway Patrol: Drivers passing stopped school buses is an 'epidemic'

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:29:26 GMT
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    The State Highway Patrol is focusing on school bus violators in North Carolina as the traditional school year begins.More >
    The State Highway Patrol is focusing on school bus violators in North Carolina as the traditional school year begins.More >
  • Durham startup breaks the carrier contract conundrum

    Durham startup breaks the carrier contract conundrum

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:03:42 GMT
    Right now the "Big Four" -- AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile -- make up 93 percent of the wireless market share.Right now the "Big Four" -- AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile -- make up 93 percent of the wireless market share.
    A Durham-based company's unique formula could be the key to saving customers hundreds of dollars if they decide to break their cell phone carrier's contract.More >
    A Durham-based company's unique formula could be the key to saving customers hundreds of dollars if they decide to break their cell phone carrier's contract.More >
  • McCrory asked not to defend NC gay marriage ban

    McCrory asked not to defend NC gay marriage ban

    Gov. Pat McCrory (File Photo)Gov. Pat McCrory (File Photo)
    Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.More >
    Same-sex couples and their families who want Gov. Pat McCrory to keep out of pending litigation challenging North Carolina's gay marriage ban are bringing names of their allies to his offices.More >
  • Maine teen catches rare blue lobster

    Maine teen catches rare blue lobster

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 8:20 PM EDT2014-08-27 00:20:39 GMT

    A 14-year-old Maine girl catches a rare blue lobster.

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    A 14-year-old Maine girl catches a rare blue lobster.
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  • Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

    Time Warner Cable says outages largely resolved

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 9:33 AM EDT2014-08-27 13:33:44 GMT
    Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours.More >
    Time Warner Cable said Wednesday service was largely restored after a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours.More >
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