Researchers say a little-known fact - that lungs can stay alive for hours after someone dies - could increase the number of lungs suitable for transplant. A new study involves sudden deaths, precision timing and a sci-fi like test chamber. ...
Hundreds of people joined the Rev. Billy Graham to celebrate his 95th birthday. The North Carolina-born evangelist has been hospitalized for a number of health-related issues in recent years. (Nov. 7)
Here's the latest news for Monday, October 28th: Michael Jackson's doctor leaves jail; Farm Bill negotiations; Tampering suspected in ride accident; Boston wins World Series Game 4.
A gunman surrendered to authorities after releasing three people he held hostage in a North Carolina drugstore early Friday after a robbery attempt, police said. (Oct. 25)
State and County officials in Raleigh, North Carolina plan to investigate the accident at the State Fair Thursday night. Five people went to the hospital after an accident involving a ride called the 'Vortex.' (Oct. 25)
Here's the latest news for Friday, October 25th: Danvers, Mass. High School open; Budget talks coming up; NC State Fair accident; Cardinals win World Series game 2.
Five people went to the hospital in Raleigh, North Carolina Thursday night after an accident at the State Fair. The accident involved a ride called the 'Vortex,' which spins and flips people upside down. (Oct. 25)
A US Airways plane was searched in Charlotte, North Carolina, after a suspicious note was found on board. The plane had flown to Charlotte from Buffalo. (Oct. 22)
An exhibit of 22 racing and street cars made by Porsche opens Saturday at the N.C. Museum of Art in Raleigh. "Porsche by Design: Seducing Speed" includes actor Steve McQueen's 1958 Speedster and singer Janis Joplin's 1965 Cabriolet. (Oct. 1...
The Tennessee Highway Patrol has identified seven of the eight people killed in a fiery bus crash on Interstate 40 on Wednesday. Emergency responders describe the horrific scene. (Oct. 3)