Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Tuesday, Jan. 24.
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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Patrick Cole scored 24 points and added seven rebounds and five assists to help lead North Carolina Central to a 74-39 win over Howard on Monday night.
The 39 points are tied for the second lowest points NCCU has allowed in a conference game.
The Eagles, who have won four…
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — The ball — and No. 17 Duke’s final chance to tie — bounced off Jayson Tatum’s foot and right to North Carolina State star freshman Dennis Smith Jr.
Smith grabbed it and sprinted to the other end as the final seconds vanished for a stunning 84-82 win in the Blue Devils’ famously…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s new insurance commissioner is apologizing for sharing a meme on social media mocking women who took part in the women’s march in Washington.
WRAL-TV in Raleigh reported (http://bit.ly/2klB30I) Mike Causey said in his apology that the post he shared on Facebook…
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on severe weather in the South (all times local):
Authorities say two weekend tornadoes destroyed or damaged 31 houses and recreational vehicles in Louisiana: 29 in the state’s northwest near Plain Dealing, and two homes in the central town of Natchez.…
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Monday:
(ten, sixteen, twenty-seven, thirty, thirty-three)
Estimated jackpot: $805,000
Lucky For Life
03-20-29-41-45, Lucky Ball: 1
(three, twenty, twenty-nine, forty-one, forty-five; Lucky Ball: one)
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A former Republican leader in the North Carolina House has died seven months after announcing she had ovarian cancer.
Funeral home operator Ken Poe said Ruth Samuelson died Monday morning at her Charlotte home at age 57. Poe says her death was related to the cancer.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina couple who lost their two sons in a wreck in 2015 has announced they are expecting twins.
The Charlotte Observer reported (http://bit.ly/2kjFDwm ) that Hadley and Gentry Eddings announced on Facebook that their twins are expected this summer.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina escaped most of the problems associated with strong Southern storms that have killed at least 18 people.
But the Charlotte area was dealing with flooding from heavy rains early Monday.
The National Weather Service issued a flood warning for urban areas and…