The transformer plant in Goldsboro where two workers died Monday night also was the site of a workplace fatality in 2012, according to state regulators.
Students, professors and some state workers are protesting against a proposal to privatize the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill's bookstore.
Durham police on Tuesday distributed photographs of the car believed to be involved in a drive-by shooting in north Durham Monday afternoon.
Deputy Chief Larry Smith, a 27-year veteran of the Durham Police Department, will serve as interim police chief beginning Jan. 1, the city announced Tuesday.
A man was injured and a dog died late Monday in a house fire in Garner.
Local news courtesy of WRAL.