Quotations of the day

“There is no mention of speed until about nine seconds before impact when they’re at 100 feet.” — NTSB head Deborah Hersman on the last mome…

Today in History

Today is Friday, July 12, the 193rd day of 2013. There are 172 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 12, 1862, Presid…

NC House approves abortion legislation

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican lawmakers pushed ahead Thursday with their demand for new rules at North Carolina’s abortion clinics, saying…