Duke Energy crews were working to restore power to thousands of customers on Sunday morning after wind and rain on Friday and Saturday downed trees, caused scattered flooding and made travel more hazardous for motorists throughout the region.
The last-ever US Airways flight will make its way across the nation in two weeks, with a stop in Charlotte. And when Flight 1939 touches down in Philadelphia the morning of Oct. 17, the US Airways name will be no more.
Nine nominees for key state jobs, ranging from judgeships to the Utilities Commission to the state school board, are being held hostage while Gov. Pat McCrory and legislative leaders fight over an unrelated batch of appointments.