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Highway patrol: NC woman reported missing before fatal crash

Jan. 21, 2022 10:39 AM EST

WHITSETT, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman killed in a crash while driving the wrong way on Interstate 40 on Thursday evening was reported missing from her home earlier in the day, authorities said. The North Carolina State Highway Patrol said troopers were called to westbound...

Smith carries Chattanooga over UNC Greensboro 72-64

Jan. 20, 2022 21:56 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Malachi Smith had 22 points as Chattanooga defeated UNC Greensboro 72-64 on Thursday night. David Jean-Baptiste had 16 points for Chattanooga (15-4, 5-1 Southern Conference). Silvio De Sousa added 15 points and 11 rebounds, and A.J. Caldwell had 11 points...

North Carolina mother dies after being thrown from car

Jan. 20, 2022 17:34 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman was killed Wednesday night in a rollover wreck after she was thrown from a car that was carrying her two children, the N.C. State Highway Patrol said. The News & Record of Greensboro reported Christina Marie Durham, 30, of...

Former NFL players among North Carolina sports hall class

Jan. 19, 2022 14:25 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A trio of former National Football League players, a member of the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame and a holdover from 2021 highlight the new class of inductees for the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame. The hall, which announced the new class on Wednesday,...

2 North Carolina tax preparers sentenced in filing scheme

Jan. 19, 2022 08:23 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Two North Carolina tax preparers have pleaded guilty to charges that they prepared fraudulent tax returns with an estimated loss to the government of $1.5 million, the U.S. Department of Justice said. Court documents say Whitney Danielle Sales owned and...

TSA seizes 254 firearms at North Carolina airports in 2021

Jan. 18, 2022 16:39 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Transportation Security Administration officers seized 106 guns at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in 2021, nearly double the number they seized at the airport in the previous year, a news release said. Another 100 firearms were taken at the security...

Maye scores 14 to lead NC A&T over Hampton 67-59

Jan. 12, 2022 22:28 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Maye had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lift North Carolina A&T to a 67-59 win over Hampton on Wednesday night. Justin Brooks had 12 points and six rebounds for North Carolina A&T (8-9, 3-0 Big South Conference), which won its fourth consecutive...

Langley lifts UNC Greensboro past Wofford 58-54

Jan. 10, 2022 20:26 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kobe Langley scored 17 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 16.1 seconds left, and UNC Greensboro narrowly defeated Wofford 58-54 on Monday night. Bas Leyte had 11 points for UNCG (10-5, 2-1 Southern Conference). B.J. Mack had 18 points...

School bus service suspended due to driver COVID-19 cases

Jan. 08, 2022 14:44 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — High school students in two North Carolina cities won't be able to ride school buses for at least two weeks because a large number of drivers are temporarily out of work after testing positive for COVID-19. The News & Record of Greensboro reports that...

NC governor expands emission goals, seeks environment equity

Jan. 07, 2022 16:01 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Gov. Roy Cooper took executive action on Friday to set more aggressive goals for greenhouse gas reductions and zero-emission vehicles in North Carolina compared to those he set in 2018. The executive order, signed on the campus of North Carolina A&T...