North Carolina

State in the southeastern United States

North Carolina is a U.S. state located in the southeastern region of the United States. North Carolina is the 28th largest and 9th-most populous of the 50 United States. It is bordered by Virginia to the north, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, Georgia and South Carolina to the south, and Tennessee to the west. Raleigh is the state's capital and Charlotte is its largest city. The Charlotte metropolitan area, with an estimated population of 2,569,213 in 2018, is the most populous metropolitan area in North Carolina, the 23rd-most populous in the United States, and the largest banking center in the nation after New York City. The Raleigh metropolitan area is the second-largest metropolitan area in the state, with an estimated population of 1,362,540 in 2018, and is home to the largest research park in the United States, Research Triangle Park.

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Lacie Rian Fisher, 15, died suddenly from flu complications. Now, her parents urge others to get vaccinated. "No, it's not just a cold," her mom said.
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At six days old, little "Hulk" is starting to lookย more like an Easter peep than his namesake hero.
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In a video last month, a North Carolina woman shared a tip about battling โ€œstupid charges.โ€ Thousands responded โ€” some in gratitude, others to commiserate..
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The National Weather Service confirmed a microburst came through Clinton, North Carolina, creating wind speeds of up to 85 mph.
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In the span of four days, Clemson beat both North Carolina and Duke - something it had not done in the same season even since 1995-96.
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A small tornado tossed around cars outside a South Carolina high school on Monday, the National Weather Service said. School officials in Sampson County, North..
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He was a participant in many pivotal events of the 1960s, beginning with lunch-counter protests in Charlotte, N.C.
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