News archive from 2 February 2015

Woman found dead outside Lenoir apartment

Police found a woman dead outside an apartment complex in Lenoir on Sunday and now they're trying to see if her killing was a homicide. Investigators identified the victim as 39-year-old Hope Marie Story Webb. She was found in the yard of the Creekway...

 
Twitter blows up over Johnny Weir's Super Bowl outfit

Twitter blows up over Johnny Weir's Super Bowl outfit

Star figure skaters-turned-TV personality duo Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir did not disappoint with their Super Bowl pre-game outfits. While commentating for NBC before the show, Lipinski and Weir pulled out all the fashion stops, with Weir's...

 
Don't use Super Bowl as excuse for sleeping late

Don't use Super Bowl as excuse for sleeping late

it's harder to resist hitting that snooze button come Monday morning, well, you won't be the only worker trudging in a bit late. Just resist the urge to lie about why. One in 4 workers is late at least once a month, according to a new survey of 3,000...

 
Celebrities offer support for Whitney Houston's daughter

Celebrities offer support for Whitney Houston's daughter

ATLANTA Celebrities are offering their support and prayers for Whitney Houston's daughter, who authorities say was recently found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub in a suburban Atlanta townhome. Police said 21-year-old Bobbi Kristina Brown was...

 

Short Saturday-Monday turnaround offers a unique, but perhaps beneficial, challenge in the ACC

There's not a lot of data, granted, but even if there were it might be difficult to conclude much of anything about how difficult it is – or not difficult it is, perhaps – for teams to complete the Saturday-Monday turnaround....

 
Wolff: Uber -- hated but perfect

Wolff: Uber -- hated but perfect

Uber works. In fact, it works rather magnificently, according to a study by Princeton economist Alan B. Krueger collaborating with Jonathan Hall, an economist working at Uber. In this study, Uber has offered up its data for an independent analysis of...

 

No one hurt as small blasts rattle Bangkok mall shoppers

BANGKOK Two explosions at a transit hub near major downtown shopping malls in the Thai capital on Sunday night were caused by small improvised explosive devices, but no one was hurt and damage was minor, police said. The explosions occurred about 8...

 
Owner has long road ahead with Marvin, the PTSD dog

Owner has long road ahead with Marvin, the PTSD dog

Leah Wyman talks about life with Marvin, her dog with post traumatic stress disorder, and how the University of Georgia is helping her treat him. GREENVILLE, S.C. — She went to Whole Foods for cashew butter and came home with an 8-week-old black...

 

UNC grounds Eagles in women's basketball

CHAPEL HILL Boston College came into Carmichael Arena primed to accomplish a huge women's basketball upset. And if not for North Carolina sophomore center Stephanie Mavunga, the Eagles might have done it. She finished with 25 points and 14 rebounds as...

 
#SupernovaSunday: Pats-Seahawks rivalry is out of this world, literally

#SupernovaSunday: Pats-Seahawks rivalry is out of this world, literally

We're sure you're enjoying Super Bowl Sunday -- but are you having a #SupernovaSunday? Take a break from the game and oh-so-entertaining commercials and head over to Twitter, where NASA is having a bit of football-themed rivalry fun. @NASA has been...

 
Seahawks' Jeremy Lane injured after Super Bowl pick

Seahawks' Jeremy Lane injured after Super Bowl pick

GLENDALE, Ariz. – Seattle Seahawks cornerback Jeremy Lane made the first big defensive play of the Super Bowl, but his first quarter interception was likely his last play of the game. Lane appeared to suffer an arm or wrist injury after he was tackled...

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Prep Results 02.01.15

Basketball Girls Concord First Assembly 67, Metrolina Christian 30 CFA13211914—67MC102117—30 CFA: Wright 19, McNeill 14, Mobley 14, Peay 12, Muolo 4, Brooks 2, Ward 2. MC: Gordon 12, Sheprow 8, Wallace 3, Blaylock 2, Walters 2,...

 

S.C. schools lift junk food ban for fundraisers

South Carolina schools can resume selling junk food to raise money on a limited basis. Multiple media outlets report that Education Superintendent Molly Spearman last month lifted a complete ban on selling unhealthy snacks in schools. The prohibition...

 
UNC seeks to rediscover toughness against Virginia

UNC seeks to rediscover toughness against Virginia

For the first 22 minutes of their game at Louisville on Saturday, it appeared likely that North Carolina would return home in an enviable position: with a chance to take over first place in the ACC with a victory against Virginia on Monday night. The...

 

Charlotte Hornets at Washington Wizards: Monday’s preview

Hornets at Wizards 7 p.m., Verizon Center TV: SportSouth Radio: WFNZ-AM 610 Matchup to Watch Bradley Beal vs. Gerald Henderson: Beal is a big-time jump-shooter. Henderson’s strengths are more as a driver and defender. Observations • For the...

 

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