More than half of North Carolina’s 10.2 million residents may have had their personal data hacked during the massive Equifax data breach made public last week, according to estimates from the N.C. Attorney General’s office. Experts and advocates warn that it could take days, if not weeks, for individuals to be notified of a direct […]
Allstate Corp. told N.C. officials that the number of jobs it plans to create in Charlotte could reach “well beyond” the 2,250 announced last month, when the company said it would invest $22.6 million in expanding its local operations. That’s according to public records obtained by the Observer, which show that Illinois-based Allstate was awarded […]
The latest track for Hurricane Irma keeps it going up the east side of Florida and possibly coming ashore in Georgia or South Carolina. That would mean significant rain for us in North Carolina. Gov. Roy Cooper has declared a state of emergency ahead of the storm.
Garner police arrested a 17-year-old student of Garner Magnet High School Wednesday night and charged him with making an online threat that prompted elevated security at the school.