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.
ALPINE, Texas At least one person died in a shooting Thursday at a high school in the West Texas town of Alpine, with early reports indicating a female student shot another female student in […]
RALEIGH Gov. Roy Cooper tweeted details of his proposed H.B. 2 “compromise” bill in rapid succession Tuesday, firing off eight tweets with various comments in less than 10 minutes. The social media blitz follows […]