Democratic S.C. Rep. James Smith may have put his spot on the November ballot for governor in jeopardy by trying to win the nominations of 3 small parties. What did the state Election Commission say Wednesday?
U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn, D-Columbia, the highest ranking black member of Congress, defended Omarosa Manigault-Newman against President Donald Trump, saying calling her a “dog” is a racially charged attack.
A former police officer from York, South Carolina, was denied bond Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, for the 2016 beating death of his wife in Chester. James Baldwin, 58, faces up to life in prison if convicted.
Charlotte TV chef Troy Gagliardo of Mooresville has ended his 11-year run on “WCCB News Rising.” NC chef Vivian Howard and “Top Chef” star Fabio Viviani gave endorsements on the back cover of his “Pseudo Southern” cooking book.
North Carolina ranks fourth in the nation for lightning deaths. We have tips on how to stay safe when caught outside in a storm, and things you should and shouldn’t do inside your home when there’s lightning.
N.C. State football held a Victory Day football camp for members of GiGi’s Playhouse Raleigh, an achievement center for individuals with Down syndrome, at Carter-Finley Stadium on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.
Years after North Carolina’s ban on video poker, fish game tables are flourishing. Arcade operators say they’re following NC law because the money a person can win or lose by playing the game is based on skill not luck.
What’s next for Interstate 77 toll lanes? They could be made more driver-friendly, N.C. Secretary of Transportation Jim Trogdon said, but he did not recommend any be converted to free lanes for full project.
J. Cole is behind Dreamville Festival, a daylong event that will be the first major concert event at Raleigh’s Dorothea Dix Park. Cole is a rapper from Fayetteville who has been hugely successful with five straight No. 1 albums, including this year’s “KOD.”
Venues & restaurants in Charlotte NC have stopped using plastic drinking straws, citing environmental concerns. Blumenthal Performing Arts will switch to paper straws and start using cups that can be recycled or composted.
The U.S. Coast Guard responded to a capsized barge in waters near Surfside Beach, according to a Wednesday press release. The cause is unknown at this time. No pollution has been detected but the coast guard is investigating.
Never let your dog eat mushrooms that grow in the wild. An NC State University Vet School veterinarian and toxicologist tells how to rid your yard of mushrooms, what poisoning symptoms to look for and what actions to take if your dog eats a toadstool.
University of South Carolina students can save money when they bring their student IDs to some local restaurants, movie theaters or art studios. The businesses include Palmetto Pig, Pawley’s Front Porch, Spotify.
A Rock Hill, South Carolina, man is charged with trafficking ecstasy and other charges after he was pulled over in a traffic stop Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. Ecstasy was in a potato chip container, police said.
Charlotte native Alex Adelman heads a team that’s days away from rolling out its latest project: An application that rewards online shoppers with bitcoin, the digital currency that is exchanged without banks or central authority.