A self-powered toilet that sterilizes, dries and burns waste is being developed by RTI International in NC. The "Off-Grid Toilet" could save lives in conflict zones because it doesn't require waste and fuel transportation in and out of the battlef
Interstate 40 near mile marker 387 in Pender County, N.C. is flooded as a result of Hurricane Florence, blocking one of the major routes in and out of southeastern NC . NC DOT posted this drone video Monday, Sept. 17, 2018.
Governor Roy Cooper visited those seeking refuge from Hurricane Florence at a recently-opened shelter at UNC-Chapel Hill on Sunday, Sept. 16, many of whom are members of the Congolese refugee community in New Bern.