The population of cities with more than a million people jumped 3.2 percent, much better than the 2.4 percent for the U.S. overall.
In the era of Google Fiber, there's more reason than ever to confront America's digital divide.
This monstrous weather system is set to make history with the potential to knock out power for a week.
But Internet companies and their high-paid web developers are only part of the story.
The Research Triangle is showing its age, but an ambitious plan may restore its luster.
Raleigh regularly tops "Best City" lists. Mayor Nancy McFarlane explains why that can be a challenge.
The area attracts more young families than any other. But conservative attacks on public education could change that.
More than a quarter of America's working renter households now spend a majority of their income on rent.
People have seen bugs belonging to Brood II, aka the mega-prolific 17-year cicada, from Georgia up to New York.
The hotter neighborhoods of Raleigh are awash in scale insects, an ominous indicator of how bug populations might swell in a globally warmer world.
For one North Carolina credit union, courting Latino immigrant members is a risk that pays off.
How do you improve congestion when there's zero political will to raise money to fix it?
America's mayors could clearly use some inspiration.
According to new research, where college-educated folks live has a lot to do with population size.
Scott Hazard creates trompe l'oeil that make it looks like he's chewing holes through the fabric of space-time.
Architects from Raleigh design pre-fab homes for the city's nooks and crannies.
Metro areas with low rates of marriage, high unemployment, and low educational attainment have the largest share of 'boomerang' kids.
Also banned recently: Porch sofas in Durham, North Carolina; public profanity near Boston; a British man who drinks mouthwash.
The job market for this year's college graduates is tough, but choosing the right city can make all the difference.