Thomas Eric Duncan was remembered Saturday as a big-hearted and compassionate man whose virtues may have led to his infection with Ebola in his native Liberia and subsequent death as the first victim of the disease in the United States.
Police say a man driving his car has been shot and killed by someone in a passing vehicle in Salisbury.
Rowan County authorities say a teen has been struck and killed while he was crossing a road to board a school bus.
A civil liberties group has filed a federal lawsuit against the Rowan County Board of Commissioners for its use of Christian prayers to bless its meetings.
SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie brought his no-nonsense style to North Carolina on Thursday to rally supporters of gubernatorial candidate and fellow Republican Pat McCrory at McCrory’s alma mater.