Latest NC Stories

2013-04-23 14:24:51

Researchers from North Carolina State University have solved a long-standing materials science problem, making it possible to create new semiconductor devices using zinc oxide (ZnO) – including efficient ultraviolet (UV) lasers and LED devices for use in sensors and drinking water treatment, as well as new ferromagnetic devices.

2012-08-07 23:02:04

Coastline Insurance Associates clears up common misconceptions and shares unique tips to help homeowners prepare as the peak of Atlantic hurricane season approaches.

2012-03-07 04:00:00

MessageOps, a Charlotte, N.C.-based IT services company, guides others along the path to the relatively new world of cloud computing.

2011-04-14 07:45:00

RALEIGH, N.C., April 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Immunity shields for ERs that commit malpractice and pharmaceutical companies that sell bad drugs are unnecessary and dangerous.

2010-03-29 08:34:54

Imagine if your computer only allowed you to see one line at a time, no matter what you were doing – reading e-mail, looking at a Web site, doing research.

2010-03-09 08:50:00

Universities around the country are struggling with shrinking budgets, even as they need to cater to the needs of an increasing number of students.

2009-12-01 09:16:19

Research from North Carolina State University is revolutionizing the field of antenna design – creating shape-shifting antennas that open the door to a host of new uses in fields ranging from public safety to military deployment.

2008-11-18 15:10:58

A judge has ordered jury deliberations to start in the trial of a man who allegedly tied up and robbed three drunken North Carolina football players.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'