DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN/AP) – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina has requested a 22.9 percent average rate increase in 2018 for customers who enroll in the Affordable Care Act, the insurer said Thursday. Blue Cross said the increase in medical costs, the Federal Health Insurance tax and cost-sharing reduction funding are the factors […]
LUMBERTON, N.C. (WBTW) – Officials now say two people have died after a house fire Tuesday evening in Robeson County. CLICK FOR 7 IMAGES OF THE FIRE DAMAGE RELATED: Father dies, son in critical condition after Robeson County fire Initially, officials said a fire in Lumberton killed one man and sent his son to a […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — An Apex teenager is charged with assaulting a Raleigh police officer during an arrest on Wednesday, according to court documents. CLICK FOR N.C. MUGSHOT GALLERY Elijah Cooper, 16, charged is with misdemeanor second-degree trespass, misdemeanor resisting a public officer, and felony assault/physical injury of law enforcement/probation/parole officer. Court documents show that […]
The storms that prompted multiple tornado warnings around central North Carolina on Wednesday are gone, but the chance for another round of thunderstorms lingers into Thursday afternoon.