LOS ANGELES – Carrie Fisher, who rose to fame as Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” films and later endured drug addiction and stormy romances with show business heavyweights, died on Tuesday, People magazine reported, citing the family’s publicist.”It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” the statement from family spokesman Simon Halls read. Fisher was 60 years old.
RALEIGH Numbers out this week from the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics show N.C. added 10,000 news jobs across the state in September. The growth is outpacing the U.S. rate and puts the […]
RALEIGH This year’s Governor’s Awards for Excellence will go to sixteen state employees for their service to the state and the citizens of N.C. The highest honor a state employee can receive, 118 people […]
Facebook plans to launch a subscription-based news product, and will begin initial tests in October, TheStreet reported on Tuesday, citing the social media company’s news partnerships head Campbell Brown at a conference.The feature is likely […]