Yes, the high-tech James B. Hunt Library has books, but they're not visible when you walk into the building on the campus of North Carolina State University. Instead, the 1.5 million books are retrievable by robots. (Jan. 7)
A months-long investigation of academic fraud at The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill finds the problems go back a decade earlier than a previous probe uncovered. (Dec. 20)
A new AP/GfK poll shows rising thermometers, flooded New York City subway tunnels, and the drought parched Heartland are proving more convincing to skeptical Americans than scientists' global warming warnings. (Dec. 14)
First Lady Michelle Obama and her daughters were on hand to receive the White House Christmas Tree from a farm in North Carolina. (Nov. 23)
FBI agents are at the North Carolina home of the woman whose affair with retired Gen. David Petraeus led to his resignation as CIA director. A spokeswoman for the FBI says that agents went to Paula Broadwell's home in Charlotte on Monday ni...
The top US General in Afghanistan is now under investigation, in a case that's linked to the scandal that forced CIA Director David Petraeus to step down. (Nov. 13)
Ray Arvin of Mineral Springs, N.C. talks about his family's life before and after the 2007-2009 recession, and how it has influenced their views. (Part of a series)
With Hurricane Sandy barreling up the East coast, some intrepid New Yorkers brave high winds and rain despite warnings, flooding and mass transit closures. (Oct. 29)