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A new four-year tuition guideline would cap tuition increases at 5 percent a year, but UNC campuses won’t be able to devote more than 15 percent of tuition revenue to financially needy students.
State lawmakers are unable to bridge disagreements about how to force Duke Energy to clean up its 33 coal ash sites as time runs out on the legislative session, leaving open the possibility that one of the year's top legislative priorities may be delayed for months.
A state audit of the troubled NCTracks program, which manages Medicaid payments, says its failure to be federally certified could cost the state millions of dollars.

The wife of a former East Gaston High School wrestling coach charged with molesting team members told a jury on Thursday that she and her husband interacted closely with wrestlers and their families who often visited in their home.

The movie about the life of South Carolina native James Brown opens nationwide Friday.

Teresa Carson, the mother of Eve Carson, believes the Durham Police Department failed the family of Abhijit Mahato with an incomplete investigation into his murder.

A proposal to temporarily remove benches in the four blocks surrounding Trade and Tryon streets is part of a broader plan community leaders are pitching to shift uptown’s homeless population off the streets and into programs.

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