Winston-Salem North Carolina

In this Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, photo, Winston-Salem State quarterback Rudy Johnson (7) passes under pressure from Fayetteville State's Benjamin Brown during a college football game in Winston-Salem, N.C.  (AP Photo/Winston-Salem Journal, Andrew Dye)

Quarterback says as many as 6 Virginia State players beat him

ETTRICK, Va. (AP) — Virginia State football coach Latrell Scott says there was a “rush to judgment” after a fight at last week’s CIAA championship luncheon left Winston-Salem State’s quarterback injured and caused Saturday’s game […]

11/18/2013

Terrie Hall from the CDC's YouTube channel.

Woman featured in stark CDC anti-smoking ads dies

ATLANTA (AP) — A North Carolina woman featured prominently in a graphic government ad campaign to get people to stop smoking died Monday of cancer. [See the video below.] Terrie Hall died at a hospital […]

09/16/2013

Display of women's lingerie. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

The perfect fit: Wonderbra maker buys Maidenform

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the perfect fit. Two of the world’s top bra makers have come together in the biggest development in the $11.5 billion underwear industry in years. Hanesbrands, which makes the Wonderbra, […]

07/24/2013