The U.S. Geological Survey said a 2.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in western North Carolina Tuesday morning near Hot Springs, northwest of Asheville. The report on the earthquake on the USGS site said it occurred 6.1 kilometers (3.7 miles) beneath the surface. The Citizen-Times reported the temblor could be felt in downtown Asheville, but no damage was reported.
RALEIGH The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality announced Monday that it will begin testing water in 13 spots along the Cape Fear River this week and continue for the next three weeks. Regulators are […]
INDIANAPOLIS The NCAA governing board said Monday it will move seven championship sporting events out of North Carolina to protest a state law it deems discriminatory to transgender individuals. The NCAA cited the law, […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. Phyllis Schlafly, who became a “founding mother” of the modern U.S. conservative movement by battling feminists in the 1970’s died on Monday at the age of 92, her Eagle Forum group said. […]