A new letter from the commission that accredits UNC-Chapel Hill cites 18 standards, such as academic integrity and control of athletics, that need further examination.
N.C. State University’s Board of Trustees voted unanimously Friday to recommend hiking tuition by 3 percent in each of the next two years for all students except undergraduates from out of state, whose tuition would increase by 6 percent a year.
A group of orchestra backers pleaded to the Wake County school board this week for more strings programs, but school leaders say that in a time of tight budgets it’s up to each principal to decide whether to offer orchestra.
Tobacco is bad to smoke, chew or dip. Now the Human Rights Watch has done a study that says even working in tobacco fields is unhealthy, especially for children.
The former wife of Randall “Randy” Louis Vater of Knightdale said the gun that killed a 13-year-old boy in a second-floor hotel room belonged to a woman who checked in with him two hours before the shooting.
President Barack Obama decided in recent weeks to authorize a more expansive mission for the military in Afghanistan in 2015 than originally planned, a move that ensures U.S. troops will have a direct role in fighting in the war-ravaged country ...
Raleigh dentist Dr. Susan Lee is serving three years in a federal penitentiary for tax crimes, which unfolded in mind-boggling detail. Officials accused her of owing more than $1 million in back taxes in 2010, filing false returns and setting up ...
Blue Cross, North Carolina's largest insurer, said Friday that more than 5,500 policies purchased here under the Affordable Care Act are not eligible for some or all of their federal subsidies.
The Triangle’s recent reign of sunshine is courtesy of the colder temperatures.
A multi-vehicle crash about 6:30 Friday morning on westbound Interstate 40 at Harrison Avenue hampered commuters headed for Research Triangle Park.