North Carolina

U.S. House Democrat seeks emergency hearing on North Carolina election

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 - 11:40 GMT

A Democratic U.S. congressman on Wednesday called for an emergency hearing into claims of fraud in a North Carolina election.

Carolina coast braces for 'Mike Tyson punch' from hurricane

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 - 12:40 GMT

Hurricane Florence churned across the Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday packing winds of 130 miles per hour (215 kph) as an emergency management official.

US Carolinas brace for 'direct hit' from Hurricane Florence

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 01:10 GMT

Hurricane Florence would deliver a "direct hit" to the US East Coast, emergency officials warned on Tuesday.

Turkey's lira weakens 4 pct, Trump says won't take pastor's detention 'sitting down'

Sat, 18 Aug 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Turkey's battered lira weakened 4 percent on Friday after a Turkish court rejected an American pastor's appeal for release.

US basketball star rebounds from arrest with Iraq national team

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 11:15 GMT

DeMario Mayfield feared his basketball career was over when he was arrested on suspicion of planning a robbery.

Power outage persists for tourist-reliant North Carolina Outer Banks

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 12:07 GMT

A power outage that led to evacuations on two Outer Banks islands in North Carolina could last 10 days longer, utility officials said on Tuesday.