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Elgin fire chief taking new job in North Carolina

Elgin fire chief taking new job in North Carolina

Fire Chief Dave Schmidt will leave Elgin Jan. 3 after 30 years with the department and start a new job Jan. 6 as chief of the Carrboro, North Carolina, fire department. Read full article: Elgin fire chief taking new job in North...→

Elgin fire chief taking new job in North Carolina

Elgin fire chief taking new job in North Carolina

Fire Chief Dave Schmidt will leave Elgin Jan. 3 after 30 years with the department and start a new job Jan. 6 as chief of the Carrboro, North Carolina, fire department. Read full article: Elgin fire chief taking new job in North...→

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Fire crews battled a blaze at a School District of Philadelphia building in North Philly Friday night. Chopper 3 was over the scene on the 2500 block of North 15th Street Friday night.... Officials say fire crews were called to the scene just after 7 p.m. The fire was placed under control at 7:51 p.m. Read full article: Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Ph...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Family, friends and firefighters are mourning the loss of Chief Timothy Tittle, a 40 plus year veteran of the Lewisville Fire Department. Read full article: Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief...→

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s first full-time fire chief, asked to resign after two years, is having similar problems at his new job in Vermont. According to news reports in Rutland, Vt., Mayor David Allaire … Read full article: Farmington’s former fire chief suspended...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

The office of State Senator Betty Jean Alexander was inundated with phone calls this week from people who were upset by comments her chief of staff made on Facebook regarding Chaldeans. Read full article: State senator's chief of staff under fir...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings on Friday announced the two finalists who remain in the running to be the next fire chief. Burnsville assistant fire chief Brian Carlson and Eagan deputy fire chief Kip Springer move on fo… Read full article: Hastings names two finalists for fire ch...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

This may very well be the offseason where Josh McDaniels actually does leave the Patriots for the second time. But he's now down one option. Read full article: Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Co...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

When responding units arrived, the family inside was outside of the home, and some suffered burns and smoke inhalation, firefighters said. Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

7 News cameras showed the air ambulance landing at Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital where the child appeared to be alert and talking to medical professionals as they were admitting him.... There’s no word about the extent of the child’s injuries. Read full article: Child airlifted after residential house ...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

A couple was able to escape early Saturday when their house caught fire in Far North Dallas, officials say.  Smoke and flames were coming from the rear of the home in the 6200 block of Southern Knoll Drive when firefighters arrived about 1:15 a.m.  The homeowners were in the house when the husband noticed a flicker while watching television. He… Read full article: Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Da...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A procession is scheduled Tuesday afternoon to honor the life of Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl ‘Taddy’ Drusch, who unexpectedly passed away early Monday morning.... Fire departments between Minneapolis and Howard Lake will be participating in the procession to return Chief Drusch to Howard Lake. The procession will be leaving Minneapolis at 2 p.m. and is expected to arrive in Howard Lake at 3 p.m. Read full article: Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen ...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - A motel in North Miami was evacuated after, officials said, a fire broke out. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units reported to... Read full article: Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacu...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church is taking over the operations of a winter emergency shelter in the basement of First United Methodist Church in downtown Elgin. Read full article: New Life Covenant Church taking over eme...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two juveniles, including one that had to be airlifted, have been hospitalized after a fire broke out at a North... Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore has moved to fire an officer who allegedly falsified information collected during traffic stops of motorists, the agency announced Friday. Read full article: LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involve...→

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA subway and bus chief President Andy Byford is resigning two years after taking the job, the authority announced Thursday. Read full article: MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns af...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Timothy Tittle died Monday after a long battle with cancer, city officials say. Tittle, who served with Lewisville Fire Department for more than 40 years, died at 4:15 a.m. Monday, The Lewisville Fire Fighters Association announced on Facebook. The Crosstimbers Gazette reported Tittle was 63. “Chief Tittle was a fighter. He aggressively battled cancer and beat it… Read full article: Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battlin...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald has taken a job in Philadelphia as he waits for a trial to get his chief job back. Read full article: Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphi...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

A Michigan police chief busted for drunken driving during Thanksgiving weekend has been sentenced to one year of probation and will remain on the job for now. Read full article: Michigan police chief gets probation for...→

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two children, including one that was airlifted, had to be taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at... Read full article: 2 children transported to hospital after...→

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Fire crews battled a blaze at a School District of Philadelphia building in North Philly Friday night. Chopper 3 was over the scene on the 2500 block of North 15th Street Friday night.... Officials say fire crews were called to the scene just after 7 p.m. The fire was placed under control at 7:51 p.m. Read full article: Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Ph...→

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore has moved to fire an officer who allegedly falsified information collected during traffic stops of motorists, the agency announced Friday. Read full article: LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involve...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Family, friends and firefighters are mourning the loss of Chief Timothy Tittle, a 40 plus year veteran of the Lewisville Fire Department. Read full article: Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief...→

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

A couple was able to escape early Saturday when their house caught fire in Far North Dallas, officials say.  Smoke and flames were coming from the rear of the home in the 6200 block of Southern Knoll Drive when firefighters arrived about 1:15 a.m.  The homeowners were in the house when the husband noticed a flicker while watching television. He… Read full article: Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Da...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

The office of State Senator Betty Jean Alexander was inundated with phone calls this week from people who were upset by comments her chief of staff made on Facebook regarding Chaldeans. Read full article: State senator's chief of staff under fir...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A procession is scheduled Tuesday afternoon to honor the life of Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl ‘Taddy’ Drusch, who unexpectedly passed away early Monday morning.... Fire departments between Minneapolis and Howard Lake will be participating in the procession to return Chief Drusch to Howard Lake. The procession will be leaving Minneapolis at 2 p.m. and is expected to arrive in Howard Lake at 3 p.m. Read full article: Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen ...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald has taken a job in Philadelphia as he waits for a trial to get his chief job back. Read full article: Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphi...→

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - A motel in North Miami was evacuated after, officials said, a fire broke out. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units reported to... Read full article: Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacu...→

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings on Friday announced the two finalists who remain in the running to be the next fire chief. Burnsville assistant fire chief Brian Carlson and Eagan deputy fire chief Kip Springer move on fo… Read full article: Hastings names two finalists for fire ch...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church is taking over the operations of a winter emergency shelter in the basement of First United Methodist Church in downtown Elgin. Read full article: New Life Covenant Church taking over eme...→

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

This may very well be the offseason where Josh McDaniels actually does leave the Patriots for the second time. But he's now down one option. Read full article: Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Co...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two juveniles, including one that had to be airlifted, have been hospitalized after a fire broke out at a North... Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

7 News cameras showed the air ambulance landing at Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital where the child appeared to be alert and talking to medical professionals as they were admitting him.... There’s no word about the extent of the child’s injuries. Read full article: Child airlifted after residential house ...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA subway and bus chief President Andy Byford is resigning two years after taking the job, the authority announced Thursday. Read full article: MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns af...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Timothy Tittle died Monday after a long battle with cancer, city officials say. Tittle, who served with Lewisville Fire Department for more than 40 years, died at 4:15 a.m. Monday, The Lewisville Fire Fighters Association announced on Facebook. The Crosstimbers Gazette reported Tittle was 63. “Chief Tittle was a fighter. He aggressively battled cancer and beat it… Read full article: Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battlin...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s first full-time fire chief, asked to resign after two years, is having similar problems at his new job in Vermont. According to news reports in Rutland, Vt., Mayor David Allaire … Read full article: Farmington’s former fire chief suspended...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

A Michigan police chief busted for drunken driving during Thanksgiving weekend has been sentenced to one year of probation and will remain on the job for now. Read full article: Michigan police chief gets probation for...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

When responding units arrived, the family inside was outside of the home, and some suffered burns and smoke inhalation, firefighters said. Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two children, including one that was airlifted, had to be taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at... Read full article: 2 children transported to hospital after...→

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Philadelphia School District Building In North Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Fire crews battled a blaze at a School District of Philadelphia building in North Philly Friday night. Chopper 3 was over the scene on the 2500 block of North 15th Street Friday night.... Officials say fire crews were called to the scene just after 7 p.m. The fire was placed under control at 7:51 p.m. Read full article: Officials: Fire Crews Battle Blaze At Ph...→

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involved In Investigation Of Alleged Gang Member Framing

Los Angeles Police Department Chief Michel Moore has moved to fire an officer who allegedly falsified information collected during traffic stops of motorists, the agency announced Friday. Read full article: LAPD Chief Moves To Fire Officer Involve...→

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

North Carolina man kept woman as sex slave for 5 years: sheriff

A North Carolina man kept a woman as a sex slave for five years, authorities said. Salvador Espinoza Escobar, 48, is accused of holding the victim – identified only as an adult female – in “sexual … Read full article: North Carolina man kept woman as sex sla...→

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual servitude' for 5 years, sheriff says

A man is accused of keeping a woman "in sexual servitude" for five years, authorities in North Carolina said. Read full article: North Carolina man held woman in 'sexual...→

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns after two years on the job

MTA subway and bus chief President Andy Byford is resigning two years after taking the job, the authority announced Thursday. Read full article: MTA transit chief Andy Byford resigns af...→

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Lilly to build North Carolina plant, create over 460 jobs

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly & Co. will create over 460 jobs once its builds a new manufacturing facility in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park Read full article: Lilly to build North Carolina plant, cre...→

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

North Carolina cheerleader dies of septic shock after contracting flu

Her grieving parents say she went from complaining about body aches to falling unconscious within 72 hours. Read full article: North Carolina cheerleader dies of septi...→

North Carolina father arrested after allegedly tackling son’s HS wrestling opponent: report

A father in North Carolina was arrested Saturday after police say he tackled a high school wrestler who has just slammed his son to the ground during a tournament. Read full article: North Carolina father arrested after all...→

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battling Cancer

Lewisville Fire Chief Timothy Tittle died Monday after a long battle with cancer, city officials say. Tittle, who served with Lewisville Fire Department for more than 40 years, died at 4:15 a.m. Monday, The Lewisville Fire Fighters Association announced on Facebook. The Crosstimbers Gazette reported Tittle was 63. “Chief Tittle was a fighter. He aggressively battled cancer and beat it… Read full article: Lewisville Fire Chief Dies After Battlin...→

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief Loses Cancer Battle

Family, friends and firefighters are mourning the loss of Chief Timothy Tittle, a 40 plus year veteran of the Lewisville Fire Department. Read full article: Beloved Lewisville Fire Department Chief...→

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

North Carolina mom, infant son found after kidnapped at gunpoint, search on for alleged abductor: police

A North Carolina mother and her one-month-old son -- who police say were kidnapped from their home during an overnight home invasion -- have been located Monday as officials ask the public for help in the ongoing search for their alleged abductor. Read full article: North Carolina mom, infant son found aft...→

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s former fire chief suspended from new job in Vermont

Farmington’s first full-time fire chief, asked to resign after two years, is having similar problems at his new job in Vermont. According to news reports in Rutland, Vt., Mayor David Allaire … Read full article: Farmington’s former fire chief suspended...→

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Dallas

A couple was able to escape early Saturday when their house caught fire in Far North Dallas, officials say.  Smoke and flames were coming from the rear of the home in the 6200 block of Southern Knoll Drive when firefighters arrived about 1:15 a.m.  The homeowners were in the house when the husband noticed a flicker while watching television. He… Read full article: Couple Escape House Fire in Far North Da...→

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a lime green puppy

A lime green puppy born Friday, January 10, stunned a North Carolina family, who called it an "incredible" experience. Read full article: A dog in North Carolina gave birth to a ...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

CANTON, N.C. — The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named “Hulk.” Gypsy, a white shepherd owned by Haywood County resident Shana Stamey, delivered eight puppies... Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

Not easy being green: North Carolina dog births unique puppy

The Avengers may have gained a canine sidekick after a North Carolina family's dog gave birth to a bright green puppy named 'œHulk Read full article: Not easy being green: North Carolina dog...→

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hours with suspect's death, police say

An eight-hour standoff between a man in a camper and law enforcement officials ended with the death of the suspect in the early morning hours Thursday, Ashe County (N.C.) Sheriff Phil Howell confirmed. Read full article: North Carolina standoff ends after 8 hou...→

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

State senator's chief of staff under fire for Facebook post, comments regarding Chaldean merchants

The office of State Senator Betty Jean Alexander was inundated with phone calls this week from people who were upset by comments her chief of staff made on Facebook regarding Chaldeans. Read full article: State senator's chief of staff under fir...→

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video shows moment a storm rips the roof off North Carolina school gym

Video footage captured the wild moment a storm ripped through a North Carolina school gym, tearing off the roof and sending children who had been playing running for their lives. Seconds before the… Read full article: Video shows moment a storm rips the roof...→

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school's roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people. Read full article: North Carolina students flee as mircobur...→

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong wind blows roof off school gym in North Carolina; 3 injured

Storms moving through North Carolina damaged the roof of an elementary school gym, while students were in the building. Read full article: VIDEO: Students run to safety as strong ...→

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl 'Taddy' Drusch

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A procession is scheduled Tuesday afternoon to honor the life of Howard Lake Fire Chief Daryl ‘Taddy’ Drusch, who unexpectedly passed away early Monday morning.... Fire departments between Minneapolis and Howard Lake will be participating in the procession to return Chief Drusch to Howard Lake. The procession will be leaving Minneapolis at 2 p.m. and is expected to arrive in Howard Lake at 3 p.m. Read full article: Procession Scheduled Tuesday For Fallen ...→

Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suffers shark bite

A North Carolina man taking advantage of unseasonably warm weather was bitten by a shark while surfing off the coast Monday afternoon Read full article: Beach ranger: North Carolina surfer suff...→

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A surfer has been bitten in a possible shark attack in North Carolina

A 26-year-old surfer has suffered a foot injury "possibly from a shark" off the coast of North Carolina, local authorities have reported. Read full article: A surfer has been bitten in a possible s...→

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

North Carolina man sought for allegedly pistol-whipping girlfriend who wouldn't break into house with him

The 27-year-old woman said Alexander Wayne Gillett informed her Friday morning of his plan and told her that he saw on Facebook that there were valuable items inside the Orange County home. Read full article: North Carolina man sought for allegedly ...→

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphia As He Continues To Fight For Fort Worth Police Chief Job Back

Former Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald has taken a job in Philadelphia as he waits for a trial to get his chief job back. Read full article: Joel Fitzgerald Takes Job In Philadelphi...→

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

Clemson shocks North Carolina for first win ever in Chapel Hill

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Year after year, every Clemson team that played at North Carolina left the court in the same fashion: by throwing another loss onto what had grown into a bizarrely long streak. … Read full article: Clemson shocks North Carolina for first ...→

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacuation; no injuries

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - A motel in North Miami was evacuated after, officials said, a fire broke out. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units reported to... Read full article: Fire at North Miami motel triggers evacu...→

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit' in North Carolina

The FBI is asking the public's help in catching a so-called “bad wig bandit” who's been robbing banks in North Carolina Read full article: FBI is trying to catch a 'bad wig bandit...→

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings names two finalists for fire chief

Hastings on Friday announced the two finalists who remain in the running to be the next fire chief. Burnsville assistant fire chief Brian Carlson and Eagan deputy fire chief Kip Springer move on fo… Read full article: Hastings names two finalists for fire ch...→

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig Bandit', sought for 3 bank heists

A man being sought in North Carolina by the FBI has been dubbed the “Bad Wig Bandit” after hitting three banks near Charlotte in the past month disguised as a woman. Read full article: North Carolina man, dubbed the 'Bad Wig ...→

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

North Carolina church members tackle man trying to force his way inside

Baptist church congregants in North Carolina reportedly tackled a man who attempted to force his way inside during services last Sunday.  Read full article: North Carolina church members tackle man...→

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

North Carolina man and his 17 cats file civil rights lawsuit after county seizes animals

Damon Fields is suing Gaston County for what he claims are civil rights violations, but in a curious legal move, 17 of his cats are listed as co-plaintiffs in the lawsuit. Read full article: North Carolina man and his 17 cats file ...→

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church taking over emergency shelter in Elgin

New Life Covenant Church is taking over the operations of a winter emergency shelter in the basement of First United Methodist Church in downtown Elgin. Read full article: New Life Covenant Church taking over eme...→

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

Michigan police chief gets probation for drunken driving, will keep job for now

A Michigan police chief busted for drunken driving during Thanksgiving weekend has been sentenced to one year of probation and will remain on the job for now. Read full article: Michigan police chief gets probation for...→

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Coach; Carolina Picks Matt Rhule For Job

This may very well be the offseason where Josh McDaniels actually does leave the Patriots for the second time. But he's now down one option. Read full article: Josh McDaniels Won't Be Panthers Head Co...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire at North Miami home

When responding units arrived, the family inside was outside of the home, and some suffered burns and smoke inhalation, firefighters said. Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 juveniles transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two juveniles, including one that had to be airlifted, have been hospitalized after a fire broke out at a North... Read full article: 2 juveniles transported to hospital afte...→

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

2 children transported to hospital after fire breaks out at North Miami home

NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Two children, including one that was airlifted, had to be taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at... Read full article: 2 children transported to hospital after...→

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

Child airlifted after residential house fire in North Miami

7 News cameras showed the air ambulance landing at Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital where the child appeared to be alert and talking to medical professionals as they were admitting him.... There’s no word about the extent of the child’s injuries. Read full article: Child airlifted after residential house ...→