Prosecutors allege fraud, kickbacks and murder-for-hire plot

U.S. 12/13/18, 16:12

A Russian couple who lived a lavish life behind the gates of a sprawling North Carolina mansion hid an explosive secret, prosecutors said this week: They were living off a scheme that produced $150 million in kickbacks from subcontractors seeking business with Russia's military.On top of that, federal prosecutors also ...

Nylander leads Maple Leafs to 4-1 win over Hurricanes

Hockey 12/11/18, 22:07

William Nylander had two assists and Morgan Rielly scored the go-ahead goal to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 4-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.The assists were the first points of the season for Nylander, who missed the first 28 games before signing a six-year deal worth ...

No. 2 Clemson dominates All-ACC team again with 11 Tigers

Football 12/04/18, 12:12

No. 2 Clemson once again dominated the Associated Press All-Atlantic Coast Conference teams and individual awards released Tuesday.The four-time defending league champions placed 11 players on the two teams as selected by a panel of 14 sports writers who cover the conference.Five Tigers made the first team, and four were ...

College alert: Report of possible campus gunman unfounded

U.S. 12/03/18, 17:19

A report of a possible gunman at William Peace University's downtown Raleigh campus prompted the school to tell people to shelter in place Monday. But authorities later gave the all-clear, saying police determined there never was a threat.Students hid together in rooms until they were told it was safe to ...

NC State beats East Carolina 58-3 in regular-season finale

Football 12/01/18, 15:40

Reggie Gallaspy Jr. ran for 220 yards and two touchdowns to set a program single-season TD record and help North Carolina State beat East Carolina 58-3 on Saturday.N.C. State scored on its first four possessions to lead 24-0 by early in the second quarter and never looked back.North Carolina State's ...

Pirates visit Wolfpack 2 days after firing of head coach

Football 11/30/18, 10:31

David Blackwell has inherited a difficult job on short notice.He'll lead East Carolina as its interim coach in Saturday's trip to North Carolina State in what has already been a difficult season, and it comes just two days after the school fired third-year head coach Scottie Montgomery.That left very little ...

Immigration agents arrest man who left church after a year

U.S. 11/23/18, 13:45

An immigrant who sought refuge from deportation in a North Carolina church for 11 months was arrested Friday after arriving at an appointment with immigration officials.Mexican national Samuel Oliver-Bruno, 47, was detained at a Raleigh-area immigration office, according to a U.S. Immigration and Customs enforcement news release.The advocacy group Alerta ...

Hurricanes beat Maple Leafs 5-2 to halt Toronto streak at 4

Hockey 11/21/18, 22:13

Trevor van Riemsdyk and Justin Williams scored 22 seconds apart in the first period, sending the Carolina Hurricanes to a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night.Curtis McElhinney made 30 saves as Carolina snapped Toronto's four-game winning streak.Toronto Maple Leafs' Nazem Kadri falls against Carolina Hurricanes goalie ...

Aho scores in OT, Hurricanes beat Blackhawks 3-2

Hockey 11/12/18, 21:49

Sebastian Aho scored 1:16 into overtime and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Monday night, spoiling Cam Ward's emotional return to Raleigh.Teuvo Teravainen and Micheal Ferland scored power-play goals 66 seconds apart late in the second period for Carolina, which has earned points in three straight and ...

Newman helps Wake upset No. 22 NC State, 27-23

Sports 11/09/18, 00:12

Jamie Newman threw a 32-yard touchdown pass to Jack Freudenthal with 30 seconds left to give Wake Forest a 27-23 upset victory over No. 22 North Carolina State on Thursday night.Making his first career start, Newman was 22 of 33 for 297 yards with three touchdown passes in the second ...

Reality star charged in confrontation with ex’s girlfriend

U.S. 11/08/18, 14:39

A woman who appeared on the reality show "Big Brother" is accused of ramming the car of another woman who was in a relationship with her ex-boyfriend.The News & Observer of Raleigh, North Carolina, obtained a Tampa, Florida police report that says 36-year-old Christmas Abbott confronted Samantha Jane Morse at ...

No. 22 NC State hosts Wake, determined to make up for ’17

Football 11/07/18, 12:27

Dave Doeren doesn't necessarily need to remind his North Carolina State players of the way they fumbled away last year's loss at Wake Forest."Probably not," Doeren quipped, "but I will."The 22nd-ranked Wolfpack play host to the Demon Deacons on Thursday night with fresh memories of that miscue-marked loss in the ...

NC State snaps 2-game skid, rolls past Florida State 47-28

Football 11/03/18, 19:21

Freshman Ricky Person Jr. scored three touchdowns while Jakobi Meyers had a big receiving day to help North Carolina State beat Florida State 47-28 on Saturday.Meyers had nine catches for 125 yards and a score for the Wolfpack (6-2, 3-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who snapped a two-game skid to become ...

Local leaders respond to Pa. synagogue attack

Pennsylvania 10/28/18, 13:33

After mass shooting at a Pennsylvania synagogue killed 11 people Saturday, local leaders sent sympathy to the victims and spoke of safety for those in the area.Leslie Winner, vice president of the Beth El Synagogue in Durham, said her congregation stood with the Tree of Life Congregation in Pittsburgh, where ...

Harmon making the tough catches for No. 16 Wolfpack

Football 10/18/18, 13:49

It doesn't matter to North Carolina State's Kelvin Harmon whether he's wide open downfield or tussling with a defensive back as the ball comes his way.Just get the ball close, and he's going to make that catch.The junior has developed into the unquestioned No. 1 receiver atop a deep position ...

Bailey’s OT goal lifts Islanders past Carolina, 2-1

Hockey 10/04/18, 22:07

Josh Bailey scored a power-play goal 43 seconds into overtime, and the New York Islanders opened the season by beating the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Thursday night.Valtteri Filppula also scored as the Islanders began the post-John Tavares era by giving Barry Trotz a victory in his debut with the team ...

Person, WRs help NC State top Virginia 35-21 in ACC opener

Football 09/29/18, 17:45

North Carolina State's offense is still finding playmakers ready for bigger roles.Freshman Ricky Person, Jr. ran for a season-high 108 yards while sophomore receiver Emeka Emezie had his own big day to help North Carolina State beat Virginia 35-21 on Saturday, claiming its Atlantic Coast Conference opener along with a ...

After Florence, North Carolina political unity to be tested

U.S. 09/29/18, 12:51

As Hurricane Florence was thrashing North Carolina earlier this month, Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's leadership amid the devastation won widespread praise, including some from Republican politicians who have been passing laws to undercut him ever since he was elected.He offered encouragement and warnings to the public in daily news conferences, ...

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