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North Carolina investigators reviewing state treasurer's use of government vehicles

Jun. 19, 2024 22:10 PM EDT

RALEIGH. N.C. (AP) — North Carolina law enforcement officials are investigating the potential improper use of state vehicles by North Carolina State Treasurer Dale Folwell, according to a local prosecutor and records. State investigators launched a probe in March after a spot check...

Cal Raleigh drives in go-ahead run in 7th as Mariners beat White Sox 4-3

Jun. 12, 2024 01:36 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cal Raleigh hit a go-ahead two-run double in the seventh inning and the Seattle Mariners earned a 4-3 comeback win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. It was the second consecutive night that Raleigh drove in the winning run, after he hit a walk-off grand...

Raleigh hits walk-off grand slam as Mariners rally late to beat White Sox 8-4

Jun. 11, 2024 02:13 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Cal Raleigh hit a game-winning grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Seattle Mariners stormed back from a four-run deficit in the eighth to beat the Chicago White Sox 8-4 on Monday night. Raleigh, also known by a colorful moniker, Big Dumper, launched...

Sheriff's office: Man killed during struggle with deputy outside North Carolina hospital

Jun. 10, 2024 14:22 PM EDT

CLAYTON., N.C. (AP) — A man was shot and killed by a North Carolina sheriff's deputy outside of a hospital early Monday during a struggle that began when the man tried to take the deputy's gun, authorities said. The shooting happened in a parking lot for UNC Health Johnston in...

Advance Auto Parts: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

May. 29, 2024 06:42 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Advance Auto Parts Inc. (AAP) on Wednesday reported first-quarter profit of $40 million. On a per-share basis, the Raleigh, North Carolina-based company said it had profit of 67 cents. The results missed Wall Street...

Governing board of North Carolina’s 17-school public university system repeals diversity, equity and inclusion policy

May. 23, 2024 11:40 AM EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Governing board of North Carolina’s 17-school public university system repeals diversity, equity and inclusion policy.

GOP candidate for NC governor blasts public spending as his family nonprofit rakes in taxpayer funds

May. 22, 2024 07:45 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — In his bid to become North Carolina’s first Black governor, Republican Mark Robinson assails government safety net spending as a “plantation of welfare and victimhood" that has mired generations of Black people in “dependency” and poverty. But the...

Mariners get fine start from Luis Castillo, use late charge to rally past Orioles 4-3

May. 18, 2024 22:46 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Cal Raleigh and Dylan Moore hit RBI doubles in the eighth inning, capping a comeback that gave the Seattle Mariners a 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night. The tight contest between AL contenders was delayed at the start by rain for nearly three...

Hurricanes score 4 in third period, rally to beat Rangers 4-1 in Game 5 to avoid elimination

May. 13, 2024 23:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Trailing by a goal with 20 minutes to go and their season on the line, the Carolina Hurricanes weren't discouraged. They knew they could turn the game around. Jordan Staal and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored 3:06 apart early in the third period, and the Hurricanes got four...

Rojas and France help the Mariners knock off the Twins 10-6

May. 08, 2024 00:03 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josh Rojas and Ty France each hit an RBI single during Seattle’s four-run ninth inning, and the Mariners beat the Minnesota Twins 10-6 on Tuesday night. Cal Raleigh connected for a pinch-hit grand slam in the seventh for Seattle, which has won three of four....