With the Lumber, Cape Fear, Neuse and Northeast Cape Fear rivers at or near record flood levels in southeast North Carolina, the state Department of Transportation says it has no idea when Interstates 95 and 40 or other major highways to and from the coast will reopen.
Evangelist Franklin Graham said sexual assault accusations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh from when he was a teenager are ‘not relevant’ 40 years later, and urged the Senate to confirm him.
Sheriffs from across the country launched a crowdfunding site to help raise money for a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border. They say they are concerned about illegal drugs crossing the border and human trafficking.
After Hurricane Florence, hundreds of road closures, flooding and rising rivers continue to threaten safety from Charlotte to the North Carolina and South Carolina coasts. Know which roads are affected.
Mecklenburg County embarks on a move toward free prekindergarten for all, starting this month. Officials say a big taxpayer investment will bring a bigger long-term payoff. It could also disrupt the child care market.