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Saturday 08/23/2014
Business coaches aim to inspire Bragg soldiers
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) -- Business leaders and entrepreneurs are at Fort Bragg in an ongoing effort to help service members prepare for life after the military....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:...

NC Lottery
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Friday:...

GA Lottery
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- These Georgia lotteries were drawn Friday:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were:...

TN Lottery
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- These Tennessee lotteries were drawn Friday:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...

Friday's Scores
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

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Panthers-Patriots Stats
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

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Tom Brady, Patriots dominate Panthers 30-7
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes. Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal. The New England Patriots didn't allow a point for more than 58 minutes....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Evening' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Evening" game were:...

Winston-Salem museum chronicles history of tattoos
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Once, tattoos were the exclusive territory of "loose women, sailors and prisoners," Harriett Cohen said....

Friday 08/22/2014
Panthers' O falls flat in 30-7 loss to Patriots
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- Carolina coach Ron Rivera wasn't sure how long his offensive starters would play in the final preseason game next week until he saw them against New England on Friday night....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Evening' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:...

Rosol to play Janowicz in Winston-Salem final
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic and Jerzy Janowicz of Poland advanced to the Winston-Salem Open final with three-set victories on Friday....

Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Night' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were:...

Obama to address American Legion in Charlotte
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 4:12 am

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina Sen. Kay Hagan criticized the Obama administration Friday for not doing enough to help military veterans and fix problems within the Veterans Administration, comments made just days before the president is scheduled to speak to the American Legion convention....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Evening' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Evening" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 3 Evening' game
Updated: August 22, 2014 - 11:31 pm

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 3 Evening" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were:...

NC authorities search for escaped inmate
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

TAYLORSVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina authorities are searching for an escaped prison inmate....

Safety concerns addressed for fracking hearing
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- State officials say they have addressed concerns about security so that a public meeting on fracking in Sanford can proceed as planned....

Protesters attend labor rights rally at NC Capitol
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Dozens of demonstrators wearing red union shirts rallied at the North Carolina capitol to call for fair wages and workers' rights....

I-77 toll lane construction to start in 2015
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- State highway officials say construction of Interstate 77 toll lanes in the Charlotte area is scheduled to begin either next spring or summer, with new lanes slated to open in four years....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:...

NC Central police chief out after DWI charge
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- The police chief at N.C. Central University is out of a job, nearly three weeks after he was charged with driving while impaired....

Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Day' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were:...

Selma abandons proposed ban on saggy pants
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

SELMA, N.C. (AP) -- Members of Selma's Town Council have decided against some belt-tightening measures and are putting the issue behind them for now....

Hardy, Carden chasing records for Pirates' offense
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Justin Hardy and Shane Carden started their East Carolina careers working together on the scout team. Four years later, their connection means everything to the Pirates' pass-heavy attack - and has put both fifth-year seniors within reach of all kinds of records....

Winning numbers drawn in 'Georgia FIVE Midday' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Georgia FIVE Midday" game were:...

Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 4 Midday' game
Updated: August 23, 2014 - 6:30 am

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's "Cash 4 Midday" game were:...

Thursday 08/21/2014
Justice Dept. announces $17B settlement with BofA
Updated: August 21, 2014 - 10:59 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis, the Justice Department announced Thursday.