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Carolina Railhawks have high hopes for the future

Carolina Railhawks have high hopes for the future

While college basketball and hockey reign in the Triangle, the excitement surrounding soccer is quickly growing. The Railhawks boasted an average attendance of 4,700 fans per game last season—the third highest in NASL. 12:14 PM

More students steer away from pursuing teaching careers

More students steer away from pursuing teaching careers

School leaders say North Carolina is on the verge of an education crisis; not just because increasing numbers of teachers are leaving the classroom, but because fewer students are choosing to become teachers as well. 04/18/2014 05:51 PM

Lines long at local ham stores

Lines long at local ham stores

Many people will be serving up ham this Easter, and that means big business for the Honeybaked Ham stores. The location in north Raleigh had police helping out with traffic in the parking lot. 04/18/2014 02:32 PM

Wet weather likely for the Easter Weekend

Wet weather likely for the Easter Weekend

If you were making outdoor plans for the Easter weekend, you may want to reconsider. A soaking rain is likely for much of North Carolina especially for central and eastern parts of the state from Friday evening through at least Saturday afternoon. 04/18/2014 09:00 AM

Durham Rescue Mission hosts Easter barbecue

Durham Rescue Mission hosts Easter barbecue

All Thursday night and into Friday morning, volunteers were hard at work cooking and prepping for their annual barbecue and Easter basket giveaway that begins at 12 p.m. 04/18/2014 07:27 AM

Cary police canvass apartment where attack happened

Cary police canvass apartment where attack happened

In Cary the search continues for a man wanted for sexual assault. Authorities say a man followed a woman back to her place Saturday morning and pushed her inside her apartment as she was unlocking the door. 04/17/2014 09:20 PM

Raleigh ranked best U.S. city for family, worst for dating

Raleigh ranked best U.S. city for family, worst for dating

Raleigh is the best city in the country to raise a family, according to a new report from Forbes Magazine. The report comes on the heels of a report from online dating site Zoosk, which ranked Raleigh the worst city in the U.S. for dating. 04/17/2014 11:18 AM

Funeral planned for Rock and Roll Half-Marathon runner

Funeral planned for Rock and Roll Half-Marathon runner

Funeral services are planned Thursday for one of the two runners who died in Sunday's Rock And Roll half marathon in Raleigh. Derrick Myers, 35, was a father of two and a graduate of Oklahoma State University. He worked in information technology at Etix Company in Raleigh. 04/17/2014 09:14 AM

Sexual assault puts Cary community on edge

Sexual assault puts Cary community on edge

Police say a 20-year-old woman called police at about 9 a.m. Saturday saying a man followed her home, forced his way into her apartment and attacked her. Updated 04/16/2014 08:33 PM

FBI searches for 2 more suspects in Wake Forest kidnapping

FBI searches for 2 more suspects in Wake Forest kidnapping

Two more people are charged in the kidnapping of a Wake Forest man, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Wednesday. The two were identified as Jakym Tibbs and a man who uses the aliases Quan and Kirkwood Quan. Authorities don't know the second man's real name. Updated 04/16/2014 06:19 PM

Lawmakers move forth with pilot program to clean Jordan Lake

Lawmakers move forth with pilot program to clean Jordan Lake

State lawmakers heard public comments and received an update at a meeting Wednesday morning on a pilot program to clean up Jordan Lake. The lake, which provides drinking water for about 300,000 North Carolinians, has been plagued by contamination. Updated 04/16/2014 02:06 PM

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